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Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-21-2012, 01:16 AM
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Posted By reigate
Well I've done it; connected the Dynavin to the...

Well I've done it; connected the Dynavin to the BMW GPS sensor located under the rear parcel shelf and guess what, it works! As per the above, obtained a 5m SMA female to SMA female extension along...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-12-2012, 08:06 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 99,855
Posted By reigate
Well I'm at a loss to understand the problem, my...

Well I'm at a loss to understand the problem, my Sabrent Bluetooth dongle arrived today from the US and plugged it in to the correct USB female and nothing! Rebooted several times but the android...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-08-2012, 10:53 PM
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Posted By reigate
Bench tested mine for a couple of weeks and yes;...

Bench tested mine for a couple of weeks and yes; I was also surprised at how hot it got.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-07-2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 99,855
Posted By reigate
Thanks and have ordered the BT dongle also. After...

Thanks and have ordered the BT dongle also. After having purchased three that did not work, it will be nice to finally have BT on the android side to enable comms with my cars BT OBD.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-06-2012, 07:19 PM
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Posted By reigate
Probably an active antenna as the cable length...

Probably an active antenna as the cable length exceeds one metre. My cable length including extension is approx. seven metres and I still have a very strong signal.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-06-2012, 06:54 PM
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Posted By reigate
In regard to cable length, I put in an extension...

In regard to cable length, I put in an extension as I wasn't sure how long the OEM lead was (D99) and just wanted to get the job finished as I was under a little pressure from the bride as we only...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-05-2012, 10:58 PM
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Views: 250,565
Posted By reigate
I installed a D99 the other day and could not get...

I installed a D99 the other day and could not get decent signal with the GPS sensor positioned anywhere up front, possibly because I have a tinted front windscreen. Purchased an extension cable and...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-03-2012, 07:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,546
Posted By reigate
I have a 2002 e46 and a few years ago, removed...

I have a 2002 e46 and a few years ago, removed the MK3 and replaced it with a MK4 and everything worked so from my experience, it is plug and play.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-01-2012, 05:26 PM
Replies: 903
Views: 250,565
Posted By reigate
Android Bluetooth D99

I have tried three different USB sensors, including one from eBay that supposedly doesn't need drivers, and none of them are recognized by the android side (plugged into the USB extension after...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-01-2012, 03:49 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 99,855
Posted By reigate
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-31-2012, 05:39 AM
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Views: 250,565
Posted By reigate
I have just checked mine and it has no markings...

I have just checked mine and it has no markings on it at all?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-25-2012, 05:43 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 81,299
Posted By reigate
Purchased a 64 GB SanDisk micro which was...

Purchased a 64 GB SanDisk micro which was formatted as SDXC. Put some music on it and inserted it into the right slot on the D99 and while it recognized the card being there (Dynavin radio side),...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-25-2012, 03:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,700
Posted By reigate
Arty, Thanks for your comment which I...

Arty,

Thanks for your comment which I appreciate as I am way out of my depth here! Can you please be specific with a suggested circuit diagram?

As an aside, I do have the unit set up on the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-25-2012, 03:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,444
Posted By reigate
Don't worry about Dynavin illumination as the...

Don't worry about Dynavin illumination as the non-OEM Nav install pickups up the correct wiring which should work normally.

No in response to your question about the camera as I have rear PDC and...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-24-2012, 08:35 PM
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Views: 250,565
Posted By reigate
Apparently the blue and white have been...

Apparently the blue and white have been incorrectly installed at manufacture and need to be reversed. Suggest that you unwrap and make sure that it hasn't already been done but hidden by the cable...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-24-2012, 07:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,444
Posted By reigate
Mine is still on the bench setting up the Android...

Mine is still on the bench setting up the Android side but perhaps I can help:

1. The Blue-White/White-Blue change is because there was a manufacturing error (inadvertently reversed) and what you...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-23-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,700
Posted By reigate
Sorry Jeff; have amended my original to indicate...

Sorry Jeff; have amended my original to indicate that I am doing a factory OEM NAV replacement.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-23-2012, 09:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,700
Posted By reigate
Dynavin Illumination

Just doing some preparation in advance of my D99 install and have a question related to illumination.

From Jeff's website (OEM NAV using fakra cable only), to get panel illumination, jumper the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-20-2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 99,855
Posted By reigate
One of the experts needs to jump in here however...

One of the experts needs to jump in here however I don't believe that a normally formatted micro SD card will permit an upgrade to be performed.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-20-2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 99,855
Posted By reigate
No; mine goes into the upgrade process so I'm at...

No; mine goes into the upgrade process so I'm at a loss to suggest anything further. Not that it should be a factor however I do file manipulation on a PC and not a Mac. Did you get yours from Jeff...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-20-2012, 02:35 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 99,855
Posted By reigate
Had the same problem however it was trying too...

Had the same problem however it was trying too and I just didn't realise. Try again but once the radio screen comes up, press the NAVI button and it will switch to the android side where the update...
Forum: Australia 01-18-2012, 11:54 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,686
Posted By reigate
May not be a Mk IV as mine was built early 2002...

May not be a Mk IV as mine was built early 2002 (02/2002) and came with a MK III which I subsequently upgraded to a MK IV from ebay. The easiest way to tell is from posting a screen shot of the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-18-2012, 11:43 PM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 589,596
Posted By reigate
Possibly throttle but I would be very surprised...

Possibly throttle but I would be very surprised if acceleration was on the e46 data bus but I'm no expert.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-18-2012, 04:54 PM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 589,596
Posted By reigate
You probably won't be able to get acceleration to...

You probably won't be able to get acceleration to work as there in nothing in the e46 or Dynavin that measures acceleration. It could be done from the GPS velocity vector but that very much depends...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-16-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 589,596
Posted By reigate
Thanks; your solution will work however the...

Thanks; your solution will work however the actual ODB socket really needs to be accessible in the correct location for servicing by my BMW dealer. Yes, I still get it serviced by BMW after 10 years!
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