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  1. Retrofit Console Wireless Charger to X6 M50d

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, I recently took delivery of a 2017 X6 M50d and wondered whether it was possible to retrofit the wireless charger cradle that goes into the centre console ? I've looked on the BMW parts site (part no. 84102449887) and the one advertised there says it isn't compatible with my car although it...
  2. Sticker on shifter console?

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Anyone know the part number of the sticker on the shifter console that says to put foot on brake before moving out of park or neutral? Thanks!
  3. Centre console tray

    Rybrook Warwick BMW
    VIN is f291103. I’m looking for the larger centre console plastic tray. Currently I have a phone adaptor fitted which I never use so want to remove it and fit a standard tray. Am also going to convert the existing cabling going to the current adaptor into another USB port but that’s another...
  4. 2004 E46 318CI centre console phone connection what options are there to upgrade?

    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 :)
  5. 2002 E46 330ci - Round, black connector in centre console: what is it?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I'm new here. So, all very exciting. I will introduce myself and my car elsewhere. But, for now, I have a question (which I also posted in the wrong forum - eejit!)... I just bought a 330ci cabriolet and, when I rolled back the cover in the centre console, I found an unused, round, black...
  6. 2009 520d - what can I do with it? I did want ConnectedDrive but....

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, Another new BMW owner! Purchased a used 2009 520d Business Sport Edition recently & so far am loving it. Great MPG & very comfortable. I wanted satnav but with real time updates. I saw that ConnectedDrive would allow me to send Google Maps to the console but I think it’s only for 2014...
  7. E92 center console phone upgrade to lightening connector.

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi guys, So I've been looking at upgrading the phone holder in my center console, unfortunately its an old gen iPhone connection. Whilst scouring the web, I've found an Iphone 5 replacement but, I have a 6S and obviously the dimensions of the phone are different. I cant seem to find any Iphone...
  8. To replace the drivers side door whole Mirror Console.

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi the BMW Forum Participants/Members I have BMW 118D e87/n47 2008 - 5 door Hatch back M Sport Manual Diesel and I have to replace the drivers side Door whole Mirror Console. I would like to know if any participants have an experience on how to open the inside of the drivers side door trimming...
  9. Z4 2009 E89 no power to centre console soclets

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    I recently bought a Z4 E89 2009 model it had been in storage for the last 6 months so I presume the battery had been disconnected, now I find that the centre console USB, line in and power socket don't work my local garage not a BMW dealer ran a diagnostics check and said that the power was not...
  10. Strange cable from console. What is it?

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hello. I want to buy bmw. I was watching one 320d e90 and i found strange cable. Can you tell me what is it? Wysłane z mojego SM-N910F przy użyciu Tapatalka
  11. E91 - adding usb socket to centre console

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I've got 2010 E91 with Pro Media with the std (I'm told) USB in the glove box. BMW quoted me about £500 worth of parts to add another in the ctr console area, next to the jack plug socket. Needs a different communications unti as ell as the UBS kit. Presumably this is correct, but is there an...
  12. Old Phone dock in Centre Console

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi, I've just brought a 57 Plate 525d E60 M-Sport LCI, it has an old phone dock in the centre console, is it safe to remove this or is it tied into the CCC somehow? Here is what it looks like: i also have this up by the screen, looks like a standard power lead, anyone know what it might be...
  13. 1995 840 Ci Sport - Assistance sourcing Center Consol;e and gear Selector Cover etc

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi guys: Hope someone can point me in the right direction sourcing these parts: 1995 840 Ci Right Hand Drive Euro version Car 1. Center console 2. Gear selector panel P R N D 4 3 2 for a 1995 840 Ci 3. Back cover harness unit for front left fog light unit 4. Front inner fenders 5...
  14. 320d 2010 Touring - Centre Console Buttons

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    HI all - first post here. HAve had a 320d TOuring now for a few months. I Have noticed recently that the menu button on the centre console is really stiff to push - the 2 buttons on either side are nice and easy to push down and select. IS there a fix for investigating this - does not appear...
  15. Console Protection

    General BMW Discussions
    I have just bought my 325i and didnt notice but there seems to be like a wax coating thats applied to the console area and steering wheel making it appear matt black, a small bit of this has rubbed away on both sides of the steering wheel near the controls, Im a bit anul but its getting on my...
  16. Stupid snap in telephone clogging up my console- out with you!

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Tried to find guide but gave up so used my brain and worked it out. Pretty easy, i would rate this 3/10 for difficultly. I was lazy and didn't do the template for the new botton properly, but i've ordered some smoked black A4 perspex from amazon so will redo the bottom properly. By the way i...
  17. Small triangular bit in centre console

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    It's at the top right next to the computer. Mine is missing. The part is discontinued and a few breakers I've rang either it's missing or they won't sell it with out the whole panel. I don't suppose anyone has a spare they could sell me or know of one anywhere. Roy.
  18. 1999 M3 Evo Centre console alarm LED thingy removal

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Can anyone tell me the best way to lift out the panel in front of my SMG gear selector please? It`s the part which houses the round red LED for the alarm system... Cheers M
  19. Wanted - E46 Centre Console & Arm Rest in Beige Leather

    Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    Looking for a centre console & arm rest in beige leather for 2000 v e46 coupe. Thanks.
  20. Fitting new centre console roller cover

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Anyone replaced the rolling cover on a S3 E46 centre console?? Looking for tips in getting the console off, removing the old rolling cover and how to fit the new one. TIA