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  1. BMW Guides and How To's
    Can anyone tell me how I pair the BMW Auxiliary Heating Remote Control Fob to my BMW X6 (F16). The remote was not with the car when I purchased it as an approved used car from a dealership. They sent me the remote after ordering a replacement, but it needs to be programmed to the car and the...
  2. General BMW Discussions
    Hi I am struggling to pair my iPhone 7 with my BMW E91. When i am trying to pair, i enter the password on the idrive, then i enter the same on the phone and it wont pair. The “connecting” message appears on the idrive display for a long time and eventually it fails. I can see the phone bars on...
  3. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hello all I've had my 2012 320d f30 for 2 month it has pro media and enhanced Bluetooth.For 3 weeks the Bluetooth worked fine,paired up in seconds,transferred contacts straight away and streamed music.Went to pair phone up 1 morning and for some reason the car won't pair with my phone.ive tried...
  4. BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    When I collected my G11 730d Xdrive in March, my fully updated Windows 10 Lumia 950 XL was paired and setup. It used the cars audio system for phone calls and for reading text messages plus dictating replies, this worked perfectly until the end of June when the phone was regularly unpaired and...
  5. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    E46 Bluetooth pairing button relocation when changing to cup holders Hi all, I'm new to this forum and read quite a lot on here before buying my car so thought I'd return the favour by posting how I dealt with this. As many of you know, if your car comes with factory-fitted Bluetooth, the car...
  6. Auto Electrical Forum
    Guys, Can anyone help? I have had some strange goings on with the radio etc for some weeks but that seems to have cleared. But now, my rear camera has stopped working and mobile phone pairing has gone pear shaped. It's a 2007 X5 3.0 Dse with I business set up! Thanks in anticipation all!
  7. E53
    Hi All, I've just joined the forum, as I've just bought a 2004 E53 and I've noticed a problem with it. When the indicators are on, there is no 'Tick-Tock" sound. The stereo and parking sensors all work and sound ok. Is there a separate speaker somewhere for the Indicators? I've also got...
  8. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Been trying to pair the bluetooth since i have bought the car 3 months ago. But wont go into pairing mode just says Activate Phone, tried all key and pairing button combos. Somebody has said you can bypass this with Scan 1.4.0, which i dont have and dont know where to purchase one. IS their...
  9. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I have a 2005 E53 Diesel x5 , it has the navigation console in the front (bmw) my issue is i cannot get my HTC to pair with the car, my phone just doesnt see the car, all i get is the Activate phone, i am at my wits end what to do, i followed a boot it had but it doesnt do as it should, i have...
  10. General BMW Discussions
    Hi there, Just bought my wife a 2011 X1 and she would like to pair her phone to it, but her phone doesn't seem to be recognised by the car system. Phone is HTC Desire 510 - can anyone help out please. Thanks very much.
  11. BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    Hello, I have a Z4 E89 M sport LCI (facelift) from 2015. I need to change the passenger door because it has been dameged in an accident. I found a door on a Z4 from 2013 wich is not M sport and no facelift that i can buy to replace my door but im not sure if it will look the same. Can anyone...
  12. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I have recently changed my mobile for a Nokia 222 (sorry, not very sophisticated) and it will not pair properly via Bluetooth. Once the car ignition is on, the phone display asks "Connect Audio to BMW 87598" and will only connect when I press Accept on the phone. I have updated the BMW software...
  13. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Bought a 2012 520d M Sport Touring last friday, first thing i did was pair my iphone 6 to the car which worked perfectly and was able to call people through the car no problem, my phone name showed up on the iDrive too, Sat morning phone not showing in iDrive but paired which meant i can dial...
  14. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    i am still trying to pair my sept 2004 645ci with an iPhone 5s. am being told by bmw genius that the bluetooth may have been retrofitted and therefore cannot be paired. i have checked with the vin original spec which doesn't refer to bluetooth in terms but does include that the factory fit had...
  15. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    I have just bought my 2004 E 63 and also have a new an iPhone 5S. I am having difficulty in pairing it with my 645 CI. Bluetooth is on and is said to be “active" but the screen also directs me to turn on Bluetooth at the back of the car–no idea what that means. I have a built-in car...
  16. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, new to the forum! Yesterday I brought a 57 plate 520d m sport. I'm having an issue pairing my iPhone 6plus to the vehicle. The car came with the phone cradle thing the glove box and has the option in the I drive menu so im guessing it has Bluetooth on it. When I try to pair the phone...
  17. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    So I have recently purchased a 2009 3 series touring M Sport, and I have been trying to get my mobile connected so I can have hands free phone calls. I have watched a few youtube videos but doesn't seem to work. I have tried holding down the phone icon button on the steering wheel, but nothing...
  18. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Does anyone no if you can retro fit the phone pairing kit in the centre console bit? I have popped the cubby hole tray up and no wire there so can you install it?
  19. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Afternoon. My first post so sorry if this is in the wrong area. I have a 2006 X3 that I am trying to connect my Iphone 5s to via Bluetooth. I have the BT Passkey (which I found in the boot behind the left panel) but when I do the pairing exercise it fails to connect. The phone can see the...
  20. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, Can anyone help advise how I can find the Bluetooth PIN that my phone is asking for when attempting to pair it with my 2009 335i Coupe Convertible? I'm using an Motorola Moto X running Android 5.1. Thanks in advance, Bugsy
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