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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By thefys
I had this exact thing. 99% sure it's your...

I had this exact thing. 99% sure it's your starter switch. Sounds weird but google it and you'll see a dude n YouTube changing his for the fix
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2015, 11:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 666
Posted By thefys
I've been fighting our E83 install for over two...

I've been fighting our E83 install for over two weeks now and getting no audio out of the HU.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2015, 11:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 666
Posted By thefys
I installed the MB in my E46 armrest area, and...

I installed the MB in my E46 armrest area, and had to lengthen the mic cable. A few solder joints and all good!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 262
Posted By thefys
I had the exact same problem But because there...

I had the exact same problem
But because there was so much craziness it was impossible to find out what it was. Ended spending over $850 until we figured it out
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2015, 11:12 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,695
Posted By thefys
Went to a local aftermarket shop today to get...

Went to a local aftermarket shop today to get another opinion. N-Motion Auto http://www.nmotionauto.com in Burnaby. After walking the tech Mark through my troubleshooting process he said there's...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-30-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,695
Posted By thefys
DICE MediaBridge & DSP Adapter

@joylove :

The problem is still unresolved after connecting with the 3/6-pins in the armrest. I have no audio.

I believe what you said is correct wiring wise.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-30-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,695
Posted By thefys
DICE MediaBridge & DSP Adapter

Went to the local BMW dealer, Brian Jessel BMW, to get advice. Sam, a super nice foreman came out to look at the car which I had ripped apart for about 15 minutes. We wenth through the wiring in teh...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-30-2015, 12:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,276
Posted By thefys
Why can't my X3 work as easily as this one? ...

Why can't my X3 work as easily as this one?

Sad face
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-29-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,695
Posted By thefys
Also note : Arm Rest Location: I don't...

Also note :

Arm Rest Location:
I don't have two sets of 6-pin connections in the arm rest :dunno:
I only have a 3-pin, a 6-pin and a coax from the phone pre-wiring.

Behind Business CD in...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-29-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,695
Posted By thefys
DICE MediaBridge & DSP Adapter

Thank you for the lightning fast reply!!!

I cannot see any inputs/outputs as they are hidden the way the amp is installed in the trunk. Tried removing the amp : forgettabboutit - I need to rip...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-29-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,635
Posted By thefys
The links for the manual are not working anymore....

The links for the manual are not working anymore. I could really use it !
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-29-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,695
Posted By thefys
@Joylove I did exactly that and there were...

@Joylove

I did exactly that and there were no loose/spare/changeable connections in the back of the radio. Anything that could be plugged in was already plugged. The back of the HU has a FAKRA...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-29-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,695
Posted By thefys
DICE MediaBridge & DSP Adapter

I FOUND THE COAX CONNECTOR! <RED HERRING> BUT IT'S NOT FOR THE CD CHANGER

Almost two and a half years later I was poking around the center armrest and realized two things.

1) the armrest has...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-24-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 8,421
Posted By thefys
BMW Software Manual - Repairsurge

I just came across this :

http://www.repairsurge.com/manual/BMW/

A software manual. Does anyone have any experience with these manuals?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-08-2013, 03:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 22,498
Posted By thefys
What did you do to fix it?

What did you do to fix it?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-08-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 22,498
Posted By thefys
44 Activation solenoid valve, tank ventilation (Fuel Tank Breather valve)

I'm getting the following error from my tool reader : 44 Activation solenoid valve, tank ventilation (Fuel Tank Breather valve, OEM about $125)

After doing some research, it appears that the most...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-17-2013, 09:13 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,695
Posted By thefys
Super helpful thank you :) Pretinent images...

Super helpful thank you :)
Pretinent images below for anyone else who needs a quick look

http://i196.photobucket.com/albums/aa271/thefys/X3%20-%20MediaBridge%20DSP/5_zpsdd2fbcee.jpg
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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-16-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,695
Posted By thefys
cables?

[QUOTE=jdeday;7841490]Ok. I am thinking you don't have the correct 6 pin connector found under the center console.

*** There is only one 6-pin connector in the armrest and it goes directly to the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-15-2013, 12:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,695
Posted By thefys
I haven't gotten the dsp adapter yet. I don't see...

I haven't gotten the dsp adapter yet. I don't see the point in purchasing it if I can't sort out the wiring before hand.

**UPDATE** Bought the proper DSP Adaptor (Analog to digital converter....
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-08-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,695
Posted By thefys
DICE MediaBridge &amp; DSP Adapter

According to page 12 in the AudioVox manual

http://audiovox.diceelectronics.com/support/avx/support_files/MediaBridge/OMA-MBR-1500-BMW-012012_rev012012.pdf

The coax and 3pin must be in the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-08-2013, 08:13 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,695
Posted By thefys
There is no CD changer and no satellite radio

There is no CD changer and no satellite radio
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-07-2013, 10:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,695
Posted By thefys
DICE MediaBridge &amp; DSP Adapter

Hi Guys,



We have a 2006 X3 with the Logic 7 Sound System (***UPDATE *** this is a non digital In/Out Head Unit) and a sub. (No Navigation, No CD changer, No Sirius Satellite Radio Option,...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-13-2013, 04:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,541
Posted By thefys
DIY ? where ?

DIY ? where ?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-12-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,541
Posted By thefys
You mean these : ORION V2 LED ANGEL ...

You mean these :
ORION V2 LED ANGEL
http://www.umnitza.com/umnitza-orion-v2-led-angel-eyes-0310-bmw-x3-p-6088.html
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-12-2013, 04:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 979
Posted By thefys
Angel Eyes - I need your help !

Hey Guys,

I've been looking for the correct brand/size Angel Eyes (LED) to purchase for my X3 (Pre-CLI). I have the Adaptive Xenon projectors (factory) Can anyone confirm what model , fitment has...
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