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7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001)

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Old 11-01-2013, 08:46 PM
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Is there any way I can buy a sim card for the car phone in my 730i/l in Australia and does any know where I can buy one ..
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Old 11-02-2013, 05:11 PM
Podmore Podmore is offline
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Any 2G/3G SIM from any of the mobile phone companies should work in your phone - I had a Nokia 3310 in my '99 E38 which worked just fine on the 3G network. However it is possible if your phone is older than '98 or whenever the GSM network was established you may have an analogue or TDMA phone, in which case you are out of luck.

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Old 11-03-2013, 08:27 AM
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+1 podmore... If you have the older phone that works on analog. your SOL.... Trust me, i have the actual car phone in the center arm rest. Im dying to figure out a way to get this puppy to work via a bluetooth adapter with my sg2..Just want to drive around with that bad boy up to ear... BAZINGA
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