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  1. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    My dad has just bought a 55 plate E65 7 series which has the car phone in the dash drawer. Manual says it's Bluetooth . He's been trying to pair his smartphone with no success. There seems to be no pairing option. Are there any work arounds to get his smartphone to work in his car ? I.e take &...
  2. Introductions
    Hi Need help... Samsung 6 plus. i have 4 series (418d). phone contacts problem.. it works all OK. The problem i have when i press the tel on the i drive it all show services number only. None off my contacts are shown. can you help me to sort this.
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Can anyone assist with a fix for a broken antenna connection that fits to the back of the Head Unit?
  4. The I Section- I-drive, I-pods and I-phones
    Hi All Anybody else having this issue where you come back to the car half way through a play list or album and the car loses the iPod and then comes back and starts with the first track alphabetically? I've tired 2 different iPod Classics and it happens every couple of days. It very annoying...
  5. General BMW Discussions
    Hello I’ve just bought my first bmw Can anyone please tell me how much it cost to have Bluetooth phone connection put into my car I bought the car thinking it was already Installed as it has the buttons on the steering wheel but I’m new to BMW’s so was unaware that this doesn’t mean that the...
  6. The I Section- I-drive, I-pods and I-phones
    Hi I have just aquired a 2007 320i Cabriolet. It has the phone symbols on the steering wheel as well as on the BMW Professional head unit but the Bluetooth option does not appear in the menu. It looks like I don't have the right head unit for hands-free Bluetooth phone connection. Any help with...
  7. General BMW Discussions
    Hey guys First time poster, so apologies if this is in the wrong place. Basically, just picked up a 1 series today. Really happy with it, apart from, cant get my phone to connect to the IDrive. I plug my phone into the centre console using a USB cable, and it connects, and comes up in my list...
  8. Introductions
    Hi all, I'm an owner, and a complete newb to the BMW world, of a 2013 F31 320D. Just picked it up last week and I'm absolutely loving the drive. :lol However, I'm gutted to be posting that I've found that I can't play my iPhone 7 via the USB port. It eventually does recognise that I've...
  9. BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    My 2017 420d msport satnav has stopped finding postcodes, if I use the voice command for a location the satnav works fine. But when manually imputing a postcode in the quick search it just says searching then comes up with something like “ satnav offline”. Any help welcome thanks.
  10. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi I have just bought the 318 ci with the centre console area set up for a Nokia or Ericsson! I wanted to know if there was a smart way of converting/adapting in order to use an phone. Thank you :)
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    While replacing my egr & main thermostat the O ring from the quick connector that goes from the lower radiator hose to the thermostat housing came out. It seems to have grown & now won't fit back in, does anyone know where I can get a replacement. It seems a bit daft replacing the complete hose...
  12. Auto Electrical Forum
    So I have the dreaded issue with the mirrors, passenger tilts in reverse and heats up drivers does nothing and no control from joystick. I have removed drivers mirror and cleaned any corrosion but still the same. Does anyone have a driver's side mirror with ribbon connection that they wish to...
  13. Auto Electrical Forum
    Do you need to put another module on a caravan when you are towing a caravan with led lights. Or does the car recognise the lighting system without any additional electronics?
  14. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Good evening , Cant seem to find the answer to this : Does the wiring on the quadlock main connector that plugs into the back of the CCC vary between an E60 with Logic 7 DSP hi fi and a car with the Std setup ? TIA
  15. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi. I have a 2017 120D M Sport with Harmon Kardon upgrade. Connecting my IPhone 6S via armrest USB which displays all my IPhone music (apple music) and album artwork is displayed on screen. My issue is that when changing to a different playlist or artist via Idrive it has a habit of starting...
  16. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi everyone, i've removed my bad starter today, i found the "cable" between solenoid and starter broken, now i have dosassebled the starter motor but i have no idea how to replace it... Seems soldered but i can't remove it with my soldering. If anyone can help me i appreciate!! Regards Inviato...
  17. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi My BM 328ci (2000) In Car Entertainment Navall Comet running Torque-Pro OBD2 = ELM327 Connection between Navall and OBD2 great Connection between OBD2 and ECU cannot connect at all Does anyone know of a better OBD2 than the one I am using? I have alreay tried 2 OBD2 Modules, and tried...
  18. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All i am connecting my Samsung S7 to bluetooth on my 320i MY 2014 media and can play music off my phone via bluetooth ie via Deezer but the volume is really low so i need to turn up the volume bit when i then play the radio or media it really blasts out loud and i need to turn volume down so...
  19. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi there I'm new here. I just found a loose wire connection as you can see in the top of the attached picture. I cannot figure out where it goes, but I presume it's electrical and connects to some sort of sensor. The wire goes to a T-piece, that goes to the pressure converter on the turbo side...
  20. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all I have a 2008 X3 that's got no Bluetooth phone connection parts in, can these parts be fitted by yourself into my car or is it to hard and not worth the bother ?. Does it have a wiring harness and where does it go ?.
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