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  1. **HELP** - BMW F30 - Idrive

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Help** Don’t know much about cars so go easy on me, bit of a novice. I have an F30 BMW 3 series had it serviced from an Bmw specialist garage recently. However there was an issue with my key as it ran out of battery so the dealer replaced but had trouble registering key but sorted it. He made...
  2. 2006 (56 plate) 335i headunit rebooting problem

    Auto Electrical Forum
    I’ve recently noticed that if I drive, stop and leave my car for 20mins or so and repeat a few times then sometimes my head unit gets into a rebooting problem where it attempts to boot, freezes with some lines on the display and then starts to boot again. It can stay stuck in this state until I...
  3. E46 headunit upgrade

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all, I am looking to upgrade my e46 325ci from a business cd unit to a more modern day double din unit. My initial thought was to just upgrade the car by fitting the age appropriate sat nav and phone that would be fitted by bmw from new. After trying to source second hand parts and put them...
  4. E46 headunit upgrade

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all, I am looking to upgrade my e46 325ci from a business cd unit to a more modern day double din unit. My initial thought was to just upgrade the car by fitting the age appropriate sat nav and phone that would be fitted by bmw from new. After trying to source second hand parts and put them...
  5. Will the aux input on the BM54 function without a headunit?

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi guys this may be a stupid question but hear me out.. I have a 1999 e46, when i bought it it had a crappy 3rd party head unit in there which isnt working any more. The thing is i dont listen to the radio anyway. I only use my phone for satnav and music. So if i get hold of a newer BM54 unit...
  6. headunit to hifi recode please.(prefer no Bitone)

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi can anyone advise on exactly how to do this on the f10 specifically. recode base system to hifi to allow for low level pick ups below seats. i have called all over my area and no joy, audio installers also no clue on this. I previously did an install on my e60 with focals, pdx amps and...
  7. 2002 E46 330ci - cd headunit connection Q's?

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Currently have a cassette player in my 2002 330ci coupe. If I replace the cassette player with a bmw cd player, will it still have the connections for working the cd changer? Asking for using them for ipod kit.. And keeping cd player in car..
  8. 2004 E87 118d aux + headunit

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Right folks have posted this but never seem to get no where Okey had my car over 1 year the aux input/output does not work i have the buissness head unit. ive bought over 5,6 diffrent aux leads and also a friend even borrowed me a orignal bmw aux lead to test and yet with out much luck nothing...
  9. 2000 E46 318i - headunit problem

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hello all I have a bit of a problem, I plugged my iphone into my headunit via the aux connection to listen to a radio station, sound was coming from the speakers but only from the left hand side. All the settings like fader etc are all standard. When I put a cd in all speakers are working ...
  10. 2003 E46 330d - saloon headunit advice!...

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi, Just after some advice, i have a single din Alpine headunit fitted at the moment, just i wouldnt mind fitting the satnav unit that some 3 series have in them? Can the original BMW one be installed? IF not whats my other options? Thanks Peter
  11. Can anybody recommend a good headunit with ipod conection

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    As above really, dont want to pay mega money for one. I usually go with Alpine headunits.
  12. 2005 E87 118d - iPod Touch 4th Gen connecting to standard headunit

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    My colleague in work has just got a 118d with standard BMW headunit including aux in for ipods.. Now his ipod works fine via earphones but when he connects it via genuine BMW 3.5mm line out to aux cable the music is really quiet even when volume is turned right up on headunit and ipod.. First...
  13. 1996 E36 316i Compact - Headunit

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I've tried searching but could only find E36 saloon/coupe info. Anyone know how to remove the headunit on an E36 compact? Looks like a case of using one of those special stereo tools or screwdrivers etc but not sure. Thanks
  14. 2003 E46 316ti Compact - Modded Facia for single din headunit

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    2003 E46 316ti Compact - new system install This is my first post so hope its in the right place??? Bought a 2003 E46 Compact about a month ago and Im very happy with it but was having problems with the Business CD player it kept going off and on intermitently and then I went on hoiliday for a...
  15. 1999 E39 525i - Replacement Headunit

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hello folks just having a quick scive from emails in work lol, can any one advise me the best place to get a stereo unit for my 1999 525i , I have seen so many in breakers yards and on ebay but they are to much money, Has any one had any feedback from the aftermarket units from abroad as they...
  16. 2000 E46 330d stock headunit - I want to install satnav, is it possible

    The I Section- I-drive, I-pods and I-phones
    Hi guys As title says, my 2000 E46 330D has the standard headunit in it and i was wondering if its atall possible to have it removed along with fan/heater unit and get the satnav screen installed?? Any help and pics would be ever so helpfull Many thanks Anthony :)
  17. 1994 E36 320i coupe multichanger headunit?

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I currently have a dodgy sony cassette headunit fitted with a sony 10 disk changer in the boot. Id like to change the headunit as the sound quality is poor but id like to keep the changer in the boot. Would i have to find a specific headunit for the multichanger or will any headunit have the...
  18. 1997 E36 318is - Project Daily Runner - New Headunit and Lights 30/12/10

    E36
    Here is my latest project. As some of you know, since the 325 has been finished I have been getting twitchy for something else to do while we are waiting for our house move to be sorted...:hihi I have also become a bit obsessive about the 325 and hardly take it anywhere now due to worrying about...
  19. 1993 E36 325i, Component and Headunit

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Should be picking up an e36 325 in the next couple of days and i was wondering what size the front speakers are so i can order some components. Im looking at ordering some rainbow ones (unless anyone has any better suggestions?). Also im guessing there is no room for a double din headunit...
  20. 2002 E46 325i, satnav/tv headunit question/problems.

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi, Hope im not going over old ground but im a newbie, so please be patient with me! Just bought a 325 sport 2002 with factory satnav & TV. The Satnav is DVD one & the software is 4-1/91 Can I have the phone option added to the head unit, so I can operate from the screen? If so how much...
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