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: When was new iDrive interface introduced in e60?

08-02-2012, 10:00 AM
I am looking into buying e60 528i 2009 or 2010 and would like to know when was that new redesigned iDrive interface introduced in e60. Any help is appreciated>


08-02-2012, 10:31 AM
I think its the 09. I have an '08 and its the old interface. Double check:dunno:

08-02-2012, 11:35 AM
2010 but only if the car had navigation. I believe.

08-02-2012, 01:45 PM
I have seen differences in 08, 09 and 10....

08-02-2012, 01:46 PM
2008: Old Idrive & Old Controller
2009: Old Idrive & New Controller
2010: New Idrive & New Controller

08-02-2012, 09:52 PM
is there any way to upgrade the idrive from a 2008? without nav

08-03-2012, 07:28 PM
And . . .
2012 New Controller (I mean the same as the 2010 one), New iDrive module (New iDrive module has a new faster processor and a dedicated GPU), New Interface (All menu is rendered in real time 3D and has a higher resoluton screen)