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  1. Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    I have just changed E61's, my old one was a 2005 2.0d. I could get INPA to connect to that. However my new E61 is a 09 525 with the 3.0D engine and no matter what I do I can't get the laptop to connect. is there a different lead for the later LCI E61's? Thanks in advance
  2. BMW Parts for Sale
    Hi all I take delivery of my M2 Comp in January ?...and in preparation, I’m removing my modifications from my 2016 M135i ? RACECHIP ULTIMATE CONNECT - Cost £450, I’m looking for £200. Reliable bit of kit, with 3 maps operated from you smartphone...App shows car running at 393hp and 544nm...
  3. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all I have recently picked f06 2013 Six seires and trying to understand the connected drive features but literely going round and round in circles and have no idea what am I doing wrong. I have bought some subscriptions. BMW online Traffic update Music It says on the connected drive...
  4. Introductions
    Joined the forum as became a 1st time BMW owner in 2016 when I brought a 440i m sport coupe. My mid life crisis car! Looking to use the forum to connect and find others who may have modified there 4 series so I can get inspiration of mods for mine, when I can afford to splast out more on it!
  5. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Could anyone advise me how i can connect my HTC M10 to the Idrive. I have searched on line and asked in dealership and have been advised it is not possible as 2005 Idrive will only connect to phones of this era. Surely there must be an update available or a known fix. Really frustrating as my...
  6. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hey guys, I am trying to connect my s7 edge with my bimmer but it doesnt connect, it takes the passcode and then nothing? I tried connecting the iphone 7 and that connected first time. Any solutions? :O
  7. The I Section- I-drive, I-pods and I-phones
    Hi all I feel like bangling my head against the wall, never had no issues before but I cannot connect my new Samsung S7 via bluetooth to my car 530D 2006 E60, I had S7 Edge that works like a charm but S7 doesnt connect. I can see S7 in the system but when I connect after giving passcode it...
  8. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi All, I have a 2005 E60 535d it has an iPod connection in the glove box but it's the old 30 pin style iPod connection.i bought a lighting cable to try and mate it to my iPhone 7 but that doesn't work however I connected an old iPod touch to be sure the connection was working and it does but...
  9. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All, I'm new to the forum and have just purchased a 2014 F30 330d M Sport and can't get my iphone 6 to connect to the idrive bluetooth. Phone is running IOS 10.2.1 and the idrive appears to have software version 010.006.019. Looked on the BMW website and entered VIN No and no idrive...
  10. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hey guys, first post! Received my 330e today but for the life of me I cannot get the Android BMW app to add the vehicle. It asks for the last 7 digits of the VIN which I input correctly, it pulls up the vehicle details but when I press "Continue" it does nothing. Anyone else had similar...
  11. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi everyone, I bought my first BMW at weekend, a 2007 E92, When I try to connect my iPhone 6 to it, my phone cant pick it up. I go through the menu you and it tells me that the name of the BMW Bluetooth that should show up on my phone (something like BMW 46820). But my phone doesnt pick it...
  12. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi all New to the forum and new to the F06 having had a 635d in the past. I am picking up my 2013 titanium 640d GC next week and have a couple of queries, the first of many probably!! :sarcastic The car has plenty of options including internet but doesn't have app connect/connected drive as...
  13. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi, I'm after suggestions / help. Car is late 2007 320d (N47/177bhp). Came out to take my daughter to school this morning and car won't start. It turns over but will not start. I get a large selection of warning symbols coming up - tyre sensors/cruise/stop-start/abs. My first thought was...
  14. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi i've just bougt another 330i with a abs /dsc light and i tried connect my delphi ds150e wich only reads engin fault codes until if either the abs mudule, steering angel sensor or xenon light. Everyting is on the left front side(left drive). Ive also noticed on pin 8 of the obd 2 looses it...
  15. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, Quick question- Where does the other end of the small nipple (via a hose) on this connector connect to? This is the connector on top of the Air Intake Boot on a M54 Engine. I have broken the hose at both ends and will replace full length, any help please I've heard it goes to a Fuel...
  16. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi I got my self a 2012 Bmw 520 d f10 with the smaller idrive screen ( no sat nav ) I have the USB and 3.5ml jack in the arm rest Is there a way I can connect my iPhone 6plus to the screen so I can show my phone sat nav I know when I play music thru it I see my albums Or is there a way I...
  17. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    As above folks, on the screen it won't let me tick the box to activate the bluetooth, any ideas??
  18. Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    OK, firstly I have read a lot of stuff about ADS and OBD 1 etc. My car is a 94 M3 3.0. The cable is a blue BMCables 16 pin USB job with a 20 pin adapter attached. I'm aware that I won't see everything using this method, but that's OK. I just want to check for engine codes and clear them...
  19. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello Been trying to get my aux heater working for some time now and have even coded my high obc to let me switch on aux heating in the car. My question is, I'm can't connect to the aux heater with INPA or even Ncs expert? Just says can't find module. Also I have a fault in Ihka saying...
  20. BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hi All, I am desperately trying to clear my airbag light as the MOT is due at the end of the month. I have now got INPA installed and running, got my ADS box/20 pin adapter... I'm having a problem where fuse 24 in the glovebox blows whenever I plug the 20 pin cable in. Has anybody experience...
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