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Old 12-29-2009, 01:28 AM
P2ayc P2ayc is offline
Location: Londonderry, N.H.
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 113
Mein Auto: 2003 Z4
Switched power

What I did is remove the ashtray, remove the screw under it. Then lift the unit up & back the whole thing comes out in one unit.

There are three connectors attached to this, you want the largest (brown) one.

Peel back the wire covering & locate the purple & white wire. This is hot when the switch is on. Use the ground from the cigg lighter.

I fished the wires into the glove (something,on this car that is basically useless) I have the xm & extra outlet there.

I only listen to one station on xm so I don't need to see it or have it within reach. If you do then bring the wires out at a different location as fits your needs.
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