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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-25-2006, 02:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,531
Posted By blorax
For anyone interested - I tried a PAC TR7 trigger...

For anyone interested - I tried a PAC TR7 trigger module after hearing from ttran about the existance of the bonus feature #19 which operates like feature #9 (on both the Peripheral PTR7 and the PAC...
Forum: The Showroom 12-17-2006, 12:38 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 32,643
Posted By blorax
You will need new mirrors as well as the switch. ...

You will need new mirrors as well as the switch. Your car is prewired for this, so the folding function will work just by replacing these items.

This thread is about modifying the setup further...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-11-2006, 11:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,531
Posted By blorax
The circuit you show won't work because pin 5 on...

The circuit you show won't work because pin 5 on the 26 pin connector of the GM does not deliver a pulse. Pin 5, goest to 12 v steady when the alarms is activated and to ground steady when the alarm...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-08-2006, 11:41 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
That clip looks exactly like the clip for my M3...

That clip looks exactly like the clip for my M3 seatbacks. Just check the bottom edge of your seatbacks and you will see the heads of them. You may be able to get them out without ruining them, but...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-29-2006, 06:31 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
Great! Did they locate the A/V control...

Great!

Did they locate the A/V control module where I put mine?

Removing the seat backs is easy, however, you may need to cut the two plastic rivets on each seat and order new ones. Check the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-27-2006, 11:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 656
Posted By blorax
I did it when I had my trim custom painted, but...

I did it when I had my trim custom painted, but it was a major pain.

I used plastic stereo installer tools (like those available from BSW or EAS).

Study how all the clips go together and start...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-27-2006, 04:38 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
Everything looks good to me. I'm sure any decent...

Everything looks good to me. I'm sure any decent installer would be able to get through it even without the instructions.

Regarding your question about #1, you are correct - the power connection...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-25-2006, 04:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By blorax
I'm not sure what differences there may be if you...

I'm not sure what differences there may be if you are in Australia, but there is a way to hack the Nav to get rid of the "I agree" screen in the US. I'm assuming that you have a MkIV Nav. Check out...
Forum: The Showroom 11-25-2006, 03:04 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 32,643
Posted By blorax
Not sure what you mean by autofold for key...

Not sure what you mean by autofold for key position. Do you mean that folding/unfolding of the mirrors is triggered by putting the key in a particular position?

I'm sure this can easily be done...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-24-2006, 02:01 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
If I have a chance I'll look at the wiring...

If I have a chance I'll look at the wiring diagram for your car. However, it occurs to me that you probably already have an ignition wire tapped for the dvd player in your glovebox. You can use...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-22-2006, 06:15 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
I just noticed that from your pic of your center...

I just noticed that from your pic of your center console that you probably don't have the same switch unit as me in your center console. I'm guessing you probably won't be able to find pin 22. As I...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-22-2006, 06:06 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
Yes, you have everything pretty much right. ...

Yes, you have everything pretty much right.

I also didn't bother with the audio out from the control unit for the same reason - my video player already puts audio directly to the stereo. The only...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-16-2006, 11:21 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
Regarding connector 1, yes. You just need to get...

Regarding connector 1, yes. You just need to get those leads to connect to cigarette lighter power in any way you want. In fact, I wouldn't cut anything just yet. Wait 'til you get the AV module...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-16-2006, 09:04 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
You can identify connector 1 because it's red...

You can identify connector 1 because it's red wire leads to the green wire leading to the power line filter. Yes, essentially you can cut this off and splice the red wire in to the cigarette lighter...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-16-2006, 07:25 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
Correction - now that I see the unwrapped harness...

Correction - now that I see the unwrapped harness again I remember. Everything I said above is right except you want to hook power from the cigarette lighter to connector 1, the one that leads to...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-16-2006, 07:16 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
Here is my markup. Essentially, you have three...

Here is my markup. Essentially, you have three pairs of electrically identical connectors/wires. You only need to connect one of each. If you remove the cloth tape, you'll be able to see what's...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-16-2006, 06:28 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
Hold on! You don't need to take apart the power...

Hold on! You don't need to take apart the power line filter! Leave that alone.

Just unwrap the cloth tape coiled around the wiring harness.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-16-2006, 06:24 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
The two two-pin connectors are alternates to be...

The two two-pin connectors are alternates to be used for the power (e.g. to the cigarette lighter).

The two four-pin connectors are used to hook to the AV module and the DVD player (which you...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-16-2006, 03:14 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
Hey Steve, I meant the power harness in your...

Hey Steve,

I meant the power harness in your pic - the one with the big cylindrical power line filter on it. Unwrap all the cloth tape off that (save the tape though) and send a clear pic. I'll...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-16-2006, 12:41 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
Yup - that's just what I had. The only tricky...

Yup - that's just what I had. The only tricky part is modifying the power harness a little. I can't remember every detail, but basically you can start by removing all the tape carefully - keep it...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-14-2006, 06:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,290
Posted By blorax
If you mean me - I used a stereo miniplug...

If you mean me -

I used a stereo miniplug extension cable and miniplug jack from Radioshack.

My aux input is actually through my Dice unit which is currently behind the glovebox. However, it...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-12-2006, 05:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,290
Posted By blorax
I located mine in the center console as shown...

I located mine in the center console as shown because I want the input accessible from the front and rear seats. I used a minplug jack from Radioshack.

BTW, as Tom from EAS mentioned above,...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-11-2006, 07:17 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
Here are some pics of my install (from the...

Here are some pics of my install (from the outside).

I'm using a Dietz product (from EAS) to get the vid on the Nav. It's installed in the trunk right under the AVOX Jukebox...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-11-2006, 01:12 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
The A/V control module was about $120 if I...

The A/V control module was about $120 if I remember right. (It may cost a little more than that - I have a contact that got me a deal.) But you absolutely need it to make this work.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-11-2006, 11:35 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,578
Posted By blorax
Here are the X3 install instructions. (I had to...

Here are the X3 install instructions. (I had to break it up in two parts).

Brad
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