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  1. 2004 BMW e60 - Snap in cradle functionality, modern audio installation options

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all, new member here. The car is a 2004 BMW 520i, that was imported from the UK to Cyprus. The car has installed: Bluetooth Cd changer Snap in cradle in the armrest, but no adapter. NO Sat-nav NO usb or aux-in Also, the options in the menu do not list an aux-in or anything of the...
  2. E46 320d subframe snap

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, So last night I was pulling out of a junction and heard a loud bang from the rear, ever since then, I have the infamous dreaded clunk when engaging and disengaging the accelerator...leading my to believe I'd just torn my boot floor (from what I have read online it's not exactly known as...
  3. Snap in adapter- 2014 f32 428i

    BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    Can anyone advise the correct snap in adaptor for samsung x cover phone in my 2014 428i m sport coupe
  4. Not getting full functionality with iPhone 6 snap in adaptor

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi I understand that not all car models support full functionality but I have bought this adaptor and all it seems to do is charge the iPhone and does not come up listed as a source or able to control the music content. I would have thought it would have full functionality with a 2013 F11 as...
  5. Snap in adapter cradle for iPhone 6. Bluetooth issues

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    It's hard to believe the ridiculous oversight in the BMW software (I've updated my 2013 F11 to the latest version) but when I connect the phone via USB it disables bluetooth audio and this has to manually reenabled every time USB has been used instead of simply picking up the bluetooth audio...
  6. Snap in adapters. Not much about them

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    So, my new car has a snap in adapter. The old one did as well but I never had connected drive activated. New car is a 2015 520d with Pro Media. Now that I do have connected drive, I sort of like the idea of web radio and other stuff that the connected app gives. However, I don't want to lose my...
  7. Universal Snap in adapter - Micro USB E90

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Can anyone help me with this please, looking to get a snap in adapter for my e90 I found that universal on with Micro USB part number 84212365783. Checked on and it's suitable for my car but the question is will my Nexus 6 fit in it. Any help greatly received. Sent from my Nexus 6...
  8. 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...
  9. Snap on fault codes

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi I'm having a few issues with my 57 plate 320i. The faults range from random wiper activity to lights all over the dash. Just had it on the snap on reader and its come up with the following codes. Cf1eh/53022 Cf1bh/53019 Cf1aah/53018 Cf19h/53017 I've looked all over for them and got very...
  10. Iphone 6 snap in for 05 320i SE

    The I Section- I-drive, I-pods and I-phones
    HI I recently bought a BMW 320I SE 2005 who has the mobile phone snap in facility. I struggle to find an adapter for the Iphone 6. Does anyone know are they released yet and if so were to get them or if there are any workarounds as in the snap in for the 5S/5C works just as well? Your help is...
  11. Handbrake problem, seems to have caused suspension to snap and has destroyed my tyrel??

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys, I was reversing my 06 BMW E90 330d M Sport earlier and I forgot to release the handbrake. This caused some serious clonking noises, and sounded like something stretched and broke; possibly? I drove it after this had happened and everything seemed okay, apart from a little clonk noise...
  12. Newbie after a bit of advice about (snap in connector issues).

    The I Section- I-drive, I-pods and I-phones
    Hi all Had my 2012 X3 now for 6 days and have to say I love it. Tried playing with most of the toys with reasonable success. Plug my iPhone 4S into the USB port in the arm rest and can get all the BMW apps to work, BMW remote and connected drive work fine, bluetooth audio works fine, text...
  13. Reputable source of replacement engine for 118d after timing chain snap

    BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hello. New guy here with his first post. I have had the dreaded timing chain snap in my 118d (57 plate). I'm assuming the engine is ****ed so I'm thinking I'll need to replace the engine. I'm aware this is not going to be cheap but I figure it would be worth it if l can get a decent engine...
  14. Rough idle emi light on snap acceleration.

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, Can someone please advise me what actions I need to take as I am experiancing rough idle on start up and upon snap acceleration the emi light is flashing and my car goes into limp mode. I have replaced the air mass meter put a second hand secondary air pump on and change the vanos O rings...
  15. Snap in Adapters - Will it play Music without having a usb port in the armrest?

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hiya, Just a quick first question as i cant find a definitive answer. I have a late 2009 320i M Sport Business Edition LCI. It has NO USB in the armrest, Just the aux (which only works on the passenger side) It DOES have the usb in the glove box, but as it is the Business edition NAV, I...
  16. Idrive iphone help? Snap in connector

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi All, Sorry if this is an old/talked about post... I have a 320d Business edition (2010) with idrive. I have bought a snap in connector part code 84 21 2 351 308 to connect my iPhone and it says on the box media play back. I'll just put it in my car, when I attach the iPhone 5s all it does...
  17. Poll. Did you snap any glow plugs during a diy change?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Did you snap any glow plugs when doing a DIY change? Please post answer, car, age and mileage. Thanks
  18. E92 WANTED - iPhone 5 Snap in adapter

    BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi, I'm after a iPhone 5 snap in adapter if anyone has one or knows somewhere cheap to get one. Thanks.
  19. To make a claim or not - I could have had a fatal accident due to a snap of the NS control arm inner ball joint

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all I heard of a loud bang when I drove off to a petrol station. The distance was less than a mile. At the courtyard of Asda petrol station, the NS front wheel nearly fell off! The control arm hanging loose, only supported by the front ball joint. The bang was the snap of the inner ball...
  20. Post LCI e61 Snap In Charge Adaptor and AUX In

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    This past weekend I picked up a new-to-me 2007 (post LCI) 525d touring. So far I'm very happy with the car but I have a couple of questions about getting it working with my phone (iPhone 4S) somewhat. I am happy enough without full control via iDrive: this seems very expensive and I'm not...