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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-30-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,426
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: 34
Views: 3,426
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: 1,163
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: 34
Views: 3,426
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: 34
Views: 3,426
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: 8,515
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: 34
Views: 3,426
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: 34
Views: 3,426
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: 8,010
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: 21,681
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: 21,681
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: 34
Views: 3,426
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: 34
Views: 3,426
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: 34
Views: 3,426
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: 34
Views: 3,426
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: 34
Views: 3,426
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: 34
Views: 3,426
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: 3,488
Posted By thefys
DIY ? where ?

DIY ? where ?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-12-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,488
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: 941
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...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-12-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 16,920
Posted By thefys
Angel Eyes for E83 ? - What to purchase ?

Hey Guys,

I've been looking for what brand/size Angel Eyes (LED) to purchase for my X3 (Pre-CLI). Can anyone confirm what model , fitment has worked in the past?
None of the vendors (bimmian /...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-11-2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 16,920
Posted By thefys
This is an awesome post. Thank you ! I...

This is an awesome post.
Thank you !

I have done this to my E46 and I'm wondering :
- Exactly what angel eyes /CCFL / harness did you purchase ?
- How did you mount the CCFL to the housing...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-06-2013, 06:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 983
Posted By thefys
Check out my thread - I just bought one and ran...

Check out my thread - I just bought one and ran into some issues :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=670010

On the other hand a $16k car with relatively low KMS is a great deal....
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-06-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,138
Posted By thefys
More leaks

Turns out the rear right door vapour seal was leaking as well. It was odd, I've fixed 4 of these now, but this one was really troublesome. The butyl tape just wouldn't stick no matter how much I...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,138
Posted By thefys
Turns out I have water in the rear foot well...

Turns out I have water in the rear foot well area. Did not see it when I inspected the car, maybe the dealer was vacuuming it daily - who knows.

Small leak in the rear trunk, turns out the hose...
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