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  1. champ idrive

    Auto Electrical Forum
    hello guys i need an advice , i have a 2008 bmw 520d m sport with a single slot champ idrive. I want to play music from an usb drive. Is it possible to install mulf2 high module on this idrive or dension gateway 500? thank you for your help.
  2. BMW Z4 (64 Plate) Steering Wheel Track Controls

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I’ve recently purchased a Z4 and I’ve been having difficulties with the skip track buttons on the steering wheel. I understand that AUX in itself doesn’t carry the capability to use the steering wheel functions. I got an FM Bluetooth adapter to use as a workaround however the audio quality is...
  3. USB port not working not fuse

    BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    Dear All, My 2015 f33 centre armrest usb port isn't registering input/ no power to an auxiliary electrical item. Can someone shed some light on this issue. My fuse for the cigarette lighter was blown but changing this has been to no avail in helping rectify the USB issue. Please help me...
  4. bmw e60/e61 usb.

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all, how you doing.? I have the E61 530d 2009 facelift, I have the cd changer in the glove box, along with what looks like a usb hole, (were i can plug a usb cable in). Can i plug a usb stick / flash drive , with music on into this place.? i red somewere that its for ipod, but ipod is...
  5. USB 2009 320i Cab

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I have placed a USB stick in the USB port in the armrest of my BMW e93. It plays for about 20/30mins, then appears to reboot and play the song that it started with (not where it was up to). i have no other audio issues. Is the port designed for a memory stick ? Cheers Craig
  6. Code Radio Professional for USB and HiFi

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi Forum. Re: 2011 e92 325i I've installed a USB port in my armrest and a PP62 DSP in the boot. I'm also going to add tweeters to the door/window corners. I have base stereo and the headunit is Radio Professional (with bluetooth). It has a USB input in the back, this is where I plugged in the...
  7. 2012 f30 iPhone X usb

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all just bought a 2012 f30 320d sport and when connecting a iPhone X they idrive says unsupported I have checked the software and this is upto date Has anyone else had this issue and managed to get music streaming via usb Currently using aux cable but want to be able to control phone from...
  8. Android usb dashcam and reverse cam help

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I have a xtrons unit, this years model, finally fitted a usb dashcam and reverse camera, both eBay purchases, but both not gone well. First the dashcam only works with its own crappy app which has a silly 2 minute loop, is their anyway to get to work with default and other apps, am I missing...
  9. 2013 F31 320D - Can't play music, Spotify etc. through iPhone 7 on USB connection

    Hi all, I'm an owner, and a complete newb to the BMW world, of a 2013 F31 320D. Just picked it up last week and I'm absolutely loving the drive. :lol However, I'm gutted to be posting that I've found that I can't play my iPhone 7 via the USB port. It eventually does recognise that I've...
  10. Carly Via K+Dcan cable USB - otg

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Has anyone successfully used a k+dcan cable connected to their phone? I can't seem to get it to work. It usually says connected but then when I go on anything it can't find anything to connect to. Obd side, the connector lights up red to start with for a little while, then starts to flash...
  11. 2011 BMW X3 F25 2.0Xdrive No USB Port for my iPod

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I have been reading so many threads both on forums here in SA and other however too much information for a non "tech" to absorb. I purchased this 2011 BMW X3 F25 2.0Xdrive and unfortunately it has no USB, or NAV {which doesn't interest me} and no phone controls albeit on the steering it has all...
  12. USB Audio

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I have had a quick scan through the forum for an answer but I'd rather be clear... I have a 64 plate 320 GT Sport, I want to play audio from my Iphone 7 via usb. I cannot get the device to connect. Do I really have to use an audio jack as well as the USB?! The phone and car software are...
  13. USB Audio interface problems

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all. Wondered if I could get some advice on a fault code please. I ran a diagnostics through carly as I've been having some issues with the USB audio interface skipping songs and crashing quite a lot. The diagnostics test through carly brought up the following error code and explanation ...
  14. E39 Cig Lighter to USB Conversion

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi I am converting the cigarette lighter into USB charging, Ive removed the cig lighter and converted two USB ports to fit in its place (1x 5v 1A and 1x 5v 2.1A), however my understanding is that the cig lighters power supply is constant and as I have an LED with the ports I do not want to use...
  15. Video from USB and Video in Motion

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi, 2015 BMW 330d f30 NBT media system I have seen on ebay sellers offering video from USB and video in motion unlocking for £45.00 Does anyone know if the video from USB will work to play films that i have stored on a memory card inside my samsung s8 phone if the phone is connected via a USB...
  16. 2014 316i OBD to USB cable - Really confused - Help

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, complete newbie here. Recently bought a 2014(64) 316i and am looking to get a diagnostic cable for it, Have been looking on amazon and at some cables withs titles such as K DCAN FT232RL FT232RQ and am confused beyond belief. Could anyone explain what K DCAN FT232RL FT232RQ are and also...
  17. e70 without a USB socket

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I have bought myself an e70 on a 57 plate after several months of looking for one, but unfortunately it doesn't have the USB socket....... other than getting a Parrot i9200 or something similar, how have people connected their iPods ? Can a USB socket be fitted to connect to the idrive (I think...
  18. USB stick - "Not Connected"

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all, Recently purchased a 2014 (64) 435D and I am after a little bit of help regarding playing music in my car. It has the standard system, not an upgraded system. It has aux and and USB in the centre armrest. I want to be able to play MP3's from a standard USB drive in my car, however...
  19. Fitting USB in a 2007 E92

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hello, I've just bought one of the devices below: Bluetooth A2DP USB AUX adapter 3 series BMW E90 E91 E92 E93 Professional i-Drive | eBay In the instructions it says it should be connected as the last device in the fibre link, which is behind the head unit. But this doesn't sound quite right...
  20. GROM Audio (USB3) USB alternative

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    hi guys im new to this forum and to bmw :thumbsup i have a 2003 3 series with the 5 cd player in the back . id like to covert it to a mp3 play . the grom audio bluetooth/usb unit looks good but i dont want to pay that much (there about £140 on amazon). im not interested in the blue tooth option...