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  1. Help me decide CarPlay/Auto retrofit options: mmi box or touchscreen screen?

    F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current)
    Current setup: 2014 F30, NBT I have made the decision to get Apple CarPlay to extend my enjoyment of the car for another few years! Both options below also support Android auto. After much research, I have two options and I need your help in deciding: 1. Andream MMI box ($249) Link Pros...
  2. Fxx-/Ixx-/Gxx-series MINI F60 Carplay activation

    BMW Coding and Programming
    My girlfriend recently has bought 2017 Mini Countryman F60. She really wants to use Apple carplay with her car but I don't know how to. I have E-sys and OBD cable for my bimmer. Is there anyone can advice me about how to activate apple carplay on my MINI F60? Thanks in advance:)
  3. F20 Apple Carplay?

    F20 / F21 1 Series (2012 - Current)
    I am unable to find a definitive answer on how to get Apple Carplay on a mid-2017 BMW 118i with the Business Navigation pack (among other options) Some say it can be done, others say the head unit is a ENAVEVO and will needs to be replaced ... costing an arm and a leg. Sooo, is it possible and...
  4. Help: 2018 230i xDrive add Apple CarPlay?

    F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current)
    Just got a 2018 230i in the US and I absolutely love it, except for the lack of Apple CarPlay. Dealership and ConnectedDrive say there's no way to add it officially. For someone not very handy, is there a way to add CarPlay to my vehicle? According to Bimmertech: - Head Unit: ENAVEVO - I-Level...
  5. Fxx-/Ixx-/Gxx-series Apple CarPlay Fullscreen + Video in Motion + USB Coding + Map Updates / Region Change

    BMW Coding and Programming
    If anyone has any issues or is looking for guidance in any of the items posted in title/sig , send pm. :thumbup:
  6. Fxx-/Ixx-/Gxx-series Carplay for X2 F39 (2019) (VIN: 5P83956)

    BMW Coding and Programming
    Hi, i wanted to ask if it is possible to activate CarPlay for an X2 F39 (2019) (VIN: 5P83956) It has 06AK, 06AP, 06NW, 06UN, 06WD from Factory Best Regards Joerg
  7. Enabling Apple CarPlay F39 (6AK, 06AP, 06NW, 06UN, 06WD)

    X2 F39 (2017 - current)
    Hi, i wanted to ask if it is possible to activate CarPlay for an X2 F39 (2019) (VIN: 5P83956) It has 06AK, 06AP, 06NW, 06UN, 06WD from Factory Best Regards Joerg
  8. DYNAVIN N7-PRO Multimedia GPS System....BLACK FRIDAY DEAL

    Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys
    Its that time again.....BLACK FRIDAY SPECIAL! :shhh: Use discount code BLACKFRIDAY100 at checkout to get the best price of the year on the new Dynavin N7 Pro Multimedia Navigation System! For more info about the new models, see here: https://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1264351...
  9. Audio Questions

    G30 (2017 - Current)
    Hi all; We have a 540xi that is primarily my wife's car. I had created a USB stick with Flac files for times I am driving and that has been great. I am about to take a road trip to Chicago in the car and started fiddling with music options before the drive. The car has the Airplay...
  10. Dynavin N7-PRO Multimedia GPS System....NEW FOR 2020

    Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics
    Now that the new N7 PRO units are shipping.....its time for a NEW THREAD DYNAVIN N7 PRO Dynavin has updated their lineup to the new N7-PRO head units. An update on the already solid N7 platform, the new PRO models have all the same extensive features from the N7 but add the ability to run...
  11. Dynavin N7-PRO Multimedia GPS System....NEW FOR 2020

    E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Now that the new N7 PRO units are shipping.....its time for a NEW THREAD DYNAVIN N7 PRO Dynavin has updated their lineup to the new N7-PRO head units. An update on the already solid N7 platform, the new PRO models have all the same extensive features from the N7 but add the ability to run...
  12. HU basic media (6.5" ID6) to basic with gps2 2019 upgrade

    X1 F48 (2016 - current)
    Hi, I have X1 F48 september 2017 with no navigation (6.5" screen, ID6). Is it possible to: 1) Activate carplay on this HU? 2) Upgrade this basic media2 HU to navigation HU, that is installed on 2019 X1 - I mean 8.8" touch screen and non-touch iDrive controller (for navigation). As I understand...
  13. 2014 F30- 3G GSM to 4G LTE Combox Upgrade- Is It Possible?

    Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics
    So I have a 2014 F30 328i xDrive with a build date of 3/2014. It's equipped with the following options: * S609A- Navigation System Professional * S655A- Satellite Tuner * S6ACA- Intelligent Emergency Call * S6AKA- Connected Drive Services * S6AMA- RealTime Traffic Information * S6APA- Remote...
  14. 2014 X3 with CarPlay?

    X3 F25 (2011 - 2017)
    Hey all, Has anyone here tried the Bimmertech CarPlay MMI retrofit? They say it's compatible with my VIN but would like some first hand feedback! Thanks!
  15. NBT-EVO ID6 - CarPlay Full Screen?

    BMW Coding and Programming
    Hello everyone. How do I get my CarPlay to go full screen via eSys or Bimmercode? What values do I change in which modules? I have a 2018 F30 with factory fitted professional navigation "NBT-EVO" (ID6) and CarPlay was officially purchased from the connecteddrive store. Thanks!
  16. CarPlay on E70 X5

    X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    I know BMW doesn't/won't support it, but has anyone had any success getting CarPlay set up on their E70 X5 using the OEM screen? I've seen some ads and videos in places around the internet for the tech, but would love to hear about any actual experiences (positive or negative) from the community.
  17. iDrive issues and Carplay

    G30 (2017 - Current)
    a few points - does anyone else experience these issues? Changed to use/select presets for radio/Sirius stations. Works fine. Turn car off, back on, radio is set to band (FM, AM, Sirius) vs preset list. When changing driver profiles via menu option, sometimes lose some presets, not all...
  18. IOS 12 Screws up Car Play

    F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current)
    On my 2018 F31, been happily (for the most part) using Car Play with my iPhone 6s. I mostly listen to Podcasts and find it useful to use BMW iCOntroller and Car Play to select and navigate the podcasts. Then on Friday, I upgraded to IOS12 and now my iPhone and BMW are not so happy using...
  19. Bimmertech CarPlay Activation on 2016 G12

    7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current)
    I recently used Bimmertech to code my 2016 750I XDrive G12 forApple CarPlay. BMW stated the car did not qualify because the produciton date was before the feature was standard. The Bimmertech coding worked perfectly. CarPlay is the factory version and works great. Highly recommend anyone...
  20. CarPlay audio quality superior to Bluetooth

    G30 (2017 - Current)
    Hello. I have a 2017 540ix, and HiFi audio and a CarPlay support. Until recently I've not been using the CarPlay but when Google Maps became available yesterday I've given it a try. I am 100% sure that CarPlay music playback quality is superior to Bluetooth one. Logically, CarPlay transmits...
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