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  1. Parrot Bluetooth and iPod/AUX interface

    E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008)
    Hi All, I found this post of some months ago and I'd like to ask for some help as I'm trying to access the iPod/AUX wiring from the back. My Z4 has 2 audio accessories: Parrot bluetooth v5.24C iPod/AUX interface with stereo jacks and iPod flat cable for control (I think it's OEM)...
  2. BMW E38 multimedia upgrade

    7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001)
    My car is a BMW E38 750iL, year 1999 (10/98). The car has MkIV navigation, 16/9 widescreen, original CD changer, DSP plus latest generation BM54 radio. The BM54 radio has a great advantage when looking for an upgrade since the radio has AUX. My car is an ibus car. When upgrading my system I made...
  3. Cheapest way to play music on original AMP/Speakers bypassing the original head unit?

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hi, I just got an E60 2004 and CIC doesn't work (screen keeps rebooting and stuck on BMW logo while DVD player suck disc and do nothing). For now, I'm wondering what would be the simplest/cheapest DIY I can do to play music (Bluetooth or 3.5) on the original sound system AMP/Speakers (don't...
  4. BMW Professional Radio Issues!

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    TL;DR: Blueooth, AUX, USB don't work, any ideas? Hey guys, Newbie here, So I bought a 2010 320D sport plus yesterday. I was told it had bluetooth phone when buying, didn't bother to check if it worked as it had the button on the steering wheel so I assumed all would be in working order. When...
  5. 09 528i AUX question

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    So I have a 09 528 and I unlike some people was able to find the AUX. Strange spot sort of. Anyways, I am trying to figure how or if there is a ways to set the car so when starting up it is defaulted to the Aux... For some reason I am not able to figure this out... I know you can program various...
  6. 2013 328i aux in for playing iphone music and youtube etc

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    I am getting static when using the aux in and iphone to play music or podcasts etc. (No static when using the bluetooth for iphone phone calls through the bmw speakers). Note: I have tried several different iphones, and I have tried a few different cables with same result. (Interestingly, same...
  7. BMW 1 SERIES 116i M Sport 2009 E87

    Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics by BAVSOUND
    Hello, I have got a 'professional' head unit which has the 'AUX' option with an AUX input slot (obviously). However, upon plugging the cable to my phone and car it has absolutely zero audio. I have tried with two devices and two cables so no it's not a fault with the devices. Mostly nearly...
  8. buisness radio aux input not detected

    E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Hi, i recently bought a bmw bussiness radio with mode button for my 2001 E46 316i, but aux mode did not show up with cable and phone connected. I bought it from a friend, so I don't know from which model exactly it originated from. I think my cable and my radio pinout don't match up, but i'm not...
  9. E60 Speakers stopped working dead battery. ANY ADVICE, ANY

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    I coded and installed aux retrofit yesterday and everything was fine some bad quality but ok. today I connected a bluetooth receiver to the aux still everything fine. I was adjusting the bass because if I put the music too loud all I had was bass. and then suddenly all just stopped when the...
  10. E60 speakers stopped dead battery? ANY ADVICE, ANY

    F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    I coded and installed aux retrofit yesterday and everything was fine some bad quality but ok. today I connected a bluetooth receiver to the aux still everything fine. I was adjusting the bass because if I put the music too loud all I had was bass. and then suddenly all just stopped when the...
  11. 2006 BMW E60 aux retrofit audio unclear when louder

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    I just coded my car to have aux option, everything was going good everything coded, cable connected to the back of the ecu and routed all the way to the glove box. I connected my phone (android) and the music was playing regular good quality until I put it all the way on the phone and then if...
  12. Can dealership install aux in e60?

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    I have a 2006 530 and I would like to have an aux installed, I don't want to try and install it myself si I wanted to know if anyone had it installed by the dealership and how much it costs?
  13. Business tape player to business cd player compatability?

    X5 E53 (1999 - 2006)
    Hello Everyone! Recently acquired a 2001 BMW X5 4.4 from my neighbor. I wanted to install an AUX cord system but the current media system I have is non-compatible with the AUX system I have. Attached is the picture my BMW tape player rear. If I purchase a BMW Business CD Player (manufactured...
  14. How to enable/activate AUX? need help

    BMW Coding and Programming
    Hi, How to enable/activate AUX from HU in F11(2012). I lost the AUX after enabling the USB from combox. The HU shows the AUX but no sound so I think it is taking the AUX from combox right now. I need to re-enable it from HU. I added 6FL to VO to enable the USB.
  15. aux radiators

    F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current)
    My F32 has only 40,000 miles but both aux radiators and oil cooler have pretty bad rock chips. Does yours also happen to be like that? I am very curious...
  16. Aux Compatibility

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I know this has been beaten to death but I was hoping someone can help verify that this radio will work with the OEM aux adapter, just want to be sure before I spend the money. I know that the production date and software are good, however I am unsure about the 1W after the production date as I...
  17. Cannot adjust Aux volume. Wont move from zero

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hi ... this is my first post! I just got the 318D Sport Plus 2011 which has the iDrive However The thing I can't do right now... In the iDrive, I go to External Devices, select the Aux Input (says its active) and press to select the volume (currently at zero). I then twist the big knob to...
  18. After everything I've done there's still no heat in the cabin

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    So, to begin with I have the latent heat system. Something I thought to be a cheap and easy fix has turned into a lot of trying and (only) failing. I have replaced the thermostat, water valve, expansion tank and the water pump in front of the driver door. There's just the two valves in front of...
  19. BMW Professional radio- no USB plug > what are my options?

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    I just bought this '09 E92 coupe, it came with the standard BMW Professional radio, which has no USB input (that I'm aware of) . It only has the AUX input for analog music playing, but I want to use my USB dongle. What are my best options for retrofitting /upgrading? Taking cost effect into...
  20. BMW Navigation Professional USB/Audio not recognized Some times

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Dear All, I am observing a strange behavior in my BMW 318i 2009 Business Navigation for 6FL Usb-/audio Interface. When I start my car in the morning (so called cold start), the USB/Audio Interface (Aux-In) is not recognized by the Head Unit. This means USB is not selectable and AUX-IN Sound...