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  1. The I Section- I-drive, I-pods and I-phones
    Hi there! So, around this CarPlay fuss, I would like to hear what you do if you have an Android phone. I have Google Pixel 2. I've found this article https://www.bimmer-tech.net/blog/item/53-bmw-android-auto-google-assistant but I would like to know which variant is better. I want to listen...
  2. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    I've just bought my first bimmer, E87 118D M sport 2006, lovely car with loads of optional extras. But I want to do something to the sound system as it's slightly lacking. I've been looking at some examples of when people have fitted aftermarket stereos to their 1 series' because at first I was...
  3. General BMW Discussions
    Hi guys, Recently got a new go pro hero 5 and what made me even more excited about getting this was the fact I heard it was able to connect to my car also! But I can't seem to get it to work through! I have a UK 2016 M235i and a go pro hero5 black but doesn't seem to work anyone have any ideas...
  4. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, Sorry if this has already been covered / discussed / solved. I have recently purchased the below vehicle; X5 E70 30D MSPORT VIN: L298927 Build: March 2010 Its great! fantastic vehicle, however the icing on the cake would be for me to be able to have the ability to use the...
  5. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Anyone know of anybody who can integrate an iPad Air into my BMW 530d M Sport 2008 model? Please send some contacts my way, I want a really high quality job/finish. Daniel.
  6. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi I am looking to buy a 330d and was wondering if you could help me with a few questions, please. What are my smartphone integration options (iphone 6) to at least allow playing and controlling music from the idrive (either usb or Bluetooth) with E91 330d m sport 2009 lci with new type CIC...
  7. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi All, I got a 64 plate 116d last week as a company car. I'm a avid Spotify user and have used it for some years now so therefore have no iTunes library as everything is on Spotify. My 116 has no connecteddrive and no BT streaming and doesn't integrate Spotify when used with a y cable. Has...
  8. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all, im looking to change out the existing stereo as it seems to have a strange trait, when you've been listening to it and turn the volume up to higher levels the sound cuts out and stutters until you turn it down which can be annoying. My question is, do you think this could be a fault with...
  9. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi, Just ordered an E39 635d Sport and want to use my iPhone 5. It has the Sat Nav Pro and telephone kit installed. Do I just need to buy a cradle? Is the part number 84 21 2 351 308? or will a 84 21 2 158 68201? Not sure if I can just plud in a cable and drop the phone in the centre unit and...
  10. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi, Cant find anything on google about this. As the title suggests is there any way to achieve this? I only have an aux input (no USB). My car is 118d (E87), no I-drive. I just want to be able change tracks on my iPod through the dashboard controls and possible steering wheel. Right now I have...
  11. The I Section- I-drive, I-pods and I-phones
    I bought my 2011 E90 330 D M Sport with the CIC HDD Sat Nav (single CD/DVD slot) 2 days ago so I'm still very green when it comes to understanding what is and what isn't possible. I want to use my iPhone 5 as my primary source of music but my car doesn't have the USB interface in the centre...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I have just finished installing an aftermarket head unit to my 2003 e46 3 series coupe. All has gone relatively well, I have managed to integrate the steering wheel controls using the relevant adapters and, with some modifications, got it centre mounted. I was just wondering if there is a...
  13. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi, Has anyone else had this fitted to a car with the older version of iDrive? Had mine done today and although generally happy with it, can't say I'm truly positive about it All my software was updated but it still calls it a CD on the iDrive screen and its woefully slow to load an album...
  14. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Just saw this link on youtube. Think its amazing don't know if anyone can shed some light. i have normal kits which have the lead to connect to your iPod but this looks crazy!. As far as I am aware it still has the lead but it has just been fixated in the actual cassette deck? e39 ipod...
  15. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all, Newbie on here. Just bought a 525i M Sport Tourer (E61) I want to install either the BMW or Dennison iPod integration into the glove box. Car does does not have a CD changer in the glovebox, just single in the dash. Anyone done this with this configuration of car? If so which is the...
  16. The I Section- I-drive, I-pods and I-phones
    Hi I am currently looking at a 2006 530d with pro nav aka dvd slot with widescreen and cd changer, I was wondering is it possible to wire my iphone so the idrive shows the song names and allows me full control? Chris --- - Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  17. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I recently bought a usb/aux cable for my 2007 330i hoping I would get a decent integration. I dont have the idrive, but shouldnt I still be able to see the titles on the dashboard display and change songs on the steering wheel? I also noticed a lack of power from the usb connection. It does...
  18. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi All Just brought my first BM, 335i M Sport 2007, Sparkling Graphite with coral red leather, satnav, CD/DVD player. etc.. First registered 17/06/2007. Now, I have read through posts in many forums (as well as post redirecting to other posts and links) and I just wanted some definitive...
  19. The I Section- I-drive, I-pods and I-phones
    hi, seen a lot of ipod connections available for the e60, but could find the correct info i needed. i have a 2005 e60, with 6CD changer (professional sat nav, has the cd slot and dvd slot on the front panel, logic7, no AUX) i was looking at the noramal AUX port which is a possible solution...
  20. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hello all BFM's, I am new to the forum but have already picked up useful knowledge about my E46 compact. Thanks. I am about to upgrade my car stereo by adding a MB Quart DSC480 amp to my OEM business CD headunit via a line level converter, that will run - MB Quart RUA213 comps in the front...
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