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Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 12-14-2011, 12:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 635
Posted By homerbrew
** sold **

** sold **
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 12-13-2011, 12:00 PM
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Views: 635
Posted By homerbrew
Updated the price.

Updated the price.
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 12-07-2011, 09:38 PM
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Views: 635
Posted By homerbrew
Fs: Usa-spec pa12-bmw - ** sold **

I have a USA-SPEC PA12-BMW for sale, I sold my BMW and this does not work in my current car. It contains everything, including the original packaging (PA12 module, cable to connect module to CD...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 09-27-2011, 12:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 465
Posted By homerbrew
Or, purchase a TCU off the forum here in the...

Or, purchase a TCU off the forum here in the $200-$300 range, install it yourself and get your bluetooth back. It is very simple to install, shouldn't take you more than 10-15 minutes. I bought one...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-24-2011, 05:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,333
Posted By homerbrew
TCU's should automatically pair for the first 2...

TCU's should automatically pair for the first 2 minutes after the car is started. You should be able to see the BMWXXXXX device from your phone during that period of time. Then just enter the code...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-12-2011, 03:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By homerbrew
Yes it had a different pairing code, every TCU...

Yes it had a different pairing code, every TCU has its own code. It will be printed on the module. I found my new one on this board in the for sale section. Someone put it up for $212.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-12-2011, 01:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By homerbrew
Swapping the TCU couldn't be easier. As far as I...

Swapping the TCU couldn't be easier. As far as I know, all the bluetooth enabled TCU's supported the iPhone. My first gen version supported it just fine. It didn't support the Samsung Galaxy S...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2011, 01:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,942
Posted By homerbrew
Unless its a convertible, then the mic on the...

Unless its a convertible, then the mic on the steering wheel column on the top center.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2011, 11:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,942
Posted By homerbrew
Instead of the build date, look at the TCU model...

Instead of the build date, look at the TCU model number, there werea few TCU's that even had a bluetooth pairing code printed on them, but they didn't really have bluetooth. Compare your number to...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-19-2011, 02:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,103
Posted By homerbrew
It is quite possible this is an Assist only...

It is quite possible this is an Assist only module. Take a look at the document posted http://www.bimmerboard.com/members/prof330i/original/BMW-TCUandULF-PartNumbers.pdf it shows that it probably...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-11-2011, 03:13 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 87,693
Posted By homerbrew
I think you will find a lot of us that had a DICE...

I think you will find a lot of us that had a DICE before the USA-SPEC and are much happier now :-)
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-10-2011, 04:44 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 87,693
Posted By homerbrew
It is able to display the clock. There is a dip...

It is able to display the clock. There is a dip switch setting to tell it not to display song text (shows the clock instead). I would have liked to toggle it with buttons on the hu, since I like to...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-01-2011, 11:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 655
Posted By homerbrew
If you have heard less than stellar reviews about...

If you have heard less than stellar reviews about the Media Bridge, what about the Silverline? I would suggest you investigate the USA-SPEC instead, the overall reviews are a much better. It has a...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-20-2011, 12:28 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 87,693
Posted By homerbrew
That was my biggest gripe with the Dice unit,...

That was my biggest gripe with the Dice unit, there was always an annoying sound, no matter what I tried, and I tried a lot of things. I was able to make it not as noticeable, but once you hear it,...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-28-2010, 08:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,635
Posted By homerbrew
They both have the same exact steering wheel...

They both have the same exact steering wheel integration. The DICE is a little more complicated to navigate using the Radio, but does offer more music selection options. USASpec limits you to...
Forum: eBay / craigslist 12-17-2010, 08:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,333
Posted By homerbrew
I am not sure who bought it, I remember it went...

I am not sure who bought it, I remember it went to Maryland. It worked great, except it didn't connect to my Android phone. Worked great with my Blackberry, iPhone, and a couple of other phones I...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-09-2010, 05:41 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 87,693
Posted By homerbrew
That certainly doesn't sound like the norm for...

That certainly doesn't sound like the norm for the USA-SPEC. Are you sure there isn't anything wrong with the iPod? I know the one I use for mine is really old and needs to be reset/restored...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-20-2010, 07:23 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 62,043
Posted By homerbrew
The RND stands for Random, it plays the songs in...

The RND stands for Random, it plays the songs in that Playlist in a random order. As far as the iPod mini, I would assume it should work. I can't say for sure, as I have only used my old 60G 3rd gen...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-20-2010, 04:59 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 62,043
Posted By homerbrew
It really depends on if he has DSP in his car or...

It really depends on if he has DSP in his car or not. If he has DSP, then he needs the DSP version. I am guessing (since both links didn't work) that the other one was the DSP version.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-15-2010, 11:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,942
Posted By homerbrew
From what I know, the TCU does need to have BT...

From what I know, the TCU does need to have BT enabled assuming that it is a BT enabled TCU, what is the model #? If it has the BT enabled, then your phone should see a BMWXXXX during a scan for...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-07-2010, 12:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,512
Posted By homerbrew
The factory Sirius supports a "slave" or "Y"...

The factory Sirius supports a "slave" or "Y" cable that extends the iBus to the CD changer or aftermarket iPod adapter. I don't know enough about the Media Bridge, but if it is engineered anything...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-03-2010, 02:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,082
Posted By homerbrew
Compare the # on the module with the ones from...

Compare the # on the module with the ones from http://www.bimmerboard.com/members/prof330i/original/BMW-TCUandULF-PartNumbers.pdf that will tell you if you have bluetooth or not.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-03-2010, 11:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,082
Posted By homerbrew
What does your module look like? If it is a TCU,...

What does your module look like? If it is a TCU, then the passkey should be there. If it is a ULF, then I think you get to pick your own. I know the pairing process is different between the TCU...
Forum: eBay / craigslist 10-30-2010, 01:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,333
Posted By homerbrew
FA: BMW Assist/Bluetooth TCU module

For Auction BMW Assist/Bluetooth TCU module #84116946993 no reserve.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=260684868799
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-26-2010, 01:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,245
Posted By homerbrew
I remember reading before that European models...

I remember reading before that European models weren't pre-wired for the CD-Changer, unless it was ordered with the CD-Changer. Since yours wasn't pre-wired, you should have ordered the Dice with...
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