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Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-15-2010, 10:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 733
Posted By profM3
Sounds like something went south (like the TCU...

Sounds like something went south (like the TCU module). Is the phone functionality still missing after the car has been off overnight? If so, try disconnecting the battery for an hour or so. If it...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-09-2010, 11:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,834
Posted By profM3
We use the XM module you show in the first post...

We use the XM module you show in the first post in our Mini. It works quite well. Since the Mini only had Sirius as a factory option, the head unit says Sirius when first booted, but functionality...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-09-2010, 11:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,556
Posted By profM3
The firmware in the BMW bluetooth unit (TCU) is...

The firmware in the BMW bluetooth unit (TCU) is not upgradeable. You can get a newer one (~$330 from Tischer - part 84109195455) but from your description it sounds like something is going wrong...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-02-2010, 11:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 794
Posted By profM3
Looks like a 7th generation ULF module. ...

Looks like a 7th generation ULF module.
http://www.bimmerboard.com/members/prof330i/original/BMW-TCUandULF-PartNumbers.pdf
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showpost.php?p=8454838&postcount=18
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-02-2010, 10:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,483
Posted By profM3
I have not done a retrofit or an upgrade on the...

I have not done a retrofit or an upgrade on the navigation system (other than nav firmware in my car), but I can make a few comments (hopefully accurate ones).

The E83 is the X3, this is the last...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-30-2010, 01:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,719
Posted By profM3
If you have a 2005 E46 or newer car with BMW...

If you have a 2005 E46 or newer car with BMW Assist then bluetooth is built into the Assist module. This started with model year 2005 cars. For 2004 cars, Assist was available but the bluetooth...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-26-2010, 04:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,756
Posted By profM3
It is held on by a double stick foam, part...

It is held on by a double stick foam, part 84508021110
The antenna is listed on realoem as being painted, part 84500146776 for red, $91.58 from Tischer.
Forum: Interior 01-20-2010, 09:27 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 19,615
Posted By profM3
Yes, where did you buy it?

Yes, where did you buy it?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-20-2010, 09:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,145
Posted By profM3
Post a picture, there are a number of boxes that...

Post a picture, there are a number of boxes that it could be depending on the specs of your car. It undoubtedly has a label and BMW part number. Put that part number into realoem.com and you'll...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-17-2010, 11:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 851
Posted By profM3
All the FM tuners are not worth the money. They...

All the FM tuners are not worth the money. They sound quality you get is poor, if you live in any type of metropolitan area then finding a clear frequency is difficult. It's MUCH better to to get a...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-15-2010, 11:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,740
Posted By profM3
I love my Intravee...

I love my Intravee (http://www.intravention.co.uk) II /Alpine KCA-420i combo. I have OEM Nav and it is by far the best iPod interface for Nav equipped cars. I have not tried it with a Business CD...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-15-2010, 11:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,441
Posted By profM3
FYI, the BMW E46 headunits (Business CD and Nav...

FYI, the BMW E46 headunits (Business CD and Nav units) do not support bluetooth audio streaming. The OEM BMW bluetooth supports bluetooth calling and is very nicely integrated with the headunit and...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-14-2010, 07:29 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,175
Posted By profM3
With respect to specific output; don't forget...

With respect to specific output; don't forget that Honda released the F20C VTec engine in the S2000 from 2000-2003. That engine made 247 HP from 2.0l or 123.5 HP/l (@8300RPM). The 2010 GT3 RS...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-12-2010, 03:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 479
Posted By profM3
Lude2S and Canadian_Coupe are correct, with a CS...

Lude2S and Canadian_Coupe are correct, with a CS (ZCP) car, you need the phone button on the Nav head unit to operate the bluetooth since you don't have it on the steering wheel. Do you have the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-11-2010, 02:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,110
Posted By profM3
Here's some reading: ...

Here's some reading:
http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/showthread.php?t=95021
http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/showthread.php?t=271145
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-07-2010, 02:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,236
Posted By profM3
I had the ZHP knob and now have the Autosolutions...

I had the ZHP knob and now have the Autosolutions SSK in my M3. The ZHP knob is a significant improvement over the stock knob being noticeably shorter and somewhat heavier. You do lose the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-19-2009, 09:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,205
Posted By profM3
Depends on what version you're currently running....

Depends on what version you're currently running. If it's earlier than about v28 (1-1/80 on the Mark IV nav info screen) then it's probably worth the update. Later versions had very minor changes. ...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-14-2009, 11:53 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,000
Posted By profM3
An additional point to consider when choosing...

An additional point to consider when choosing tires is that there are not that many choices in tire brands for OEM 19" wheels in the standard OEM Front/Rear tire sizes. The 2 non-OEM size...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-11-2009, 02:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 709
Posted By profM3
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showpost.php?p=845483...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showpost.php?p=8454838&postcount=18
http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/showthread.php?t=230898
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-11-2009, 01:59 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,813
Posted By profM3
We have a 2005 M3 and 2005 Cooper S. The Mini is...

We have a 2005 M3 and 2005 Cooper S. The Mini is blast to drive, it's definitely less hard core than the M3 but a lot of fun never the less. It's actually quite a functional car for commuting and...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-07-2009, 04:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,213
Posted By profM3
You need a new boot to go with the knob or some...

You need a new boot to go with the knob or some people cut the boot off their OEM knob, fold it over and secure with a zip tie (separate boots are folded over the same way).

The ZHP knob is...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-04-2009, 10:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,213
Posted By profM3
I have the Autosolutions SSK and it is great. If...

I have the Autosolutions SSK and it is great. If cost is an issue just start with changing to a ZHP knob, that will have a significant impact immediately for a relatively low cost and easy...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-01-2009, 10:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 814
Posted By profM3
I *think* the part you need is: 84.12-0 308 375...

I *think* the part you need is: 84.12-0 308 375 DB25 to 54-pin ULF/TCU plug adapter
$36 from Tischer.

http://www.bimmerboard.com/forums/posts/718618
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-26-2009, 10:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,120
Posted By profM3
Starting with 2005 model year US E46 cars the BMW...

Starting with 2005 model year US E46 cars the BMW Assist option includes bluetooth. In 2004 US cars the Assist feature did not include bluetooth. Prior to 2004, Assist was not a factory option. You...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-22-2009, 09:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 914
Posted By profM3
Oh yeah, that's the other deal. If you have a...

Oh yeah, that's the other deal. If you have a rear window sunshade in a coupe it goes across the holes in the rear deck and blocks aftermarket speaker magnets from fitting up through the holes...
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