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  1. My BlueBus installation and questions about removing factory TCU

    General E46 Forum
    I just finished the BlueBus installation in my 2005 330xi. I like the way it installed so I thought I share my experience. The bottom line is that it installed neatly after removing the factory TCU and it works great. My car had a microphone pre-installed that works with the BlueBus. First...
  2. Factory Bluetooth Issue Playing Music

    Mobile Electronics Forum
    I just purchased a 2005 330ci convertible. Great car, love it. I had my iPhone search for a bluetooth adapter in the car. It found the factory BT adapter "BMW49956". The phone asked for the pair code. Using Youtube I was able to find the BT unit behind the back seat. Located on the...
  3. Grom Aux Adapter and Bluetooth Dongle

    Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.)
    I have these pieces left over from my previous stereo setup in my E46 M3 (everything was hooked into the stock BMW Business CD radio): BMW Mini 98-06 Auxiliary AUX-IN Android iPod Bluetooth Adapter - behind the radio (BMWSA3) GROM In-Car Bluetooth Extension for USB2P, AUX3 and MST3P (BTD)...
  4. 320D, 2000 bluetooth scanner

    General E46 Forum
    Hi guys, My car is E46 320D, manufacture year is 2000 (May). M47 engine. I have the rounded 20 pin connector under the hood. And I already have the 20 pins to 16 pin adapter and BMW scanner with PA soft already working fine. I want to know what Bluetooth scanner will work the best with my...
  5. Compatible Bluetooth OBD2 adapter

    General E46 Forum
    Hi, I have a 320D, the year 2000 with rounded connected in the engine bay. I have ELM 327 Bluetooth adapter and when I'm trying to connect with torque app, it does not connect to the ECU. Can you please name a compatible Bluetooth adapter for my car? TIA
  6. Grom BT3 no sound

    General E46 Forum
    First of all I know this is the wrong sub-forum but it seems like the audio forum doesn't get much attention. I recently came across a used grom bt3 module for an e46. All the wires are making good contact, and I installed the 10 pin connector according to the instructions book. On my iPhone...
  7. What are you using to code/battery reg on iPhone

    E90, E91, E92 & E93 - General Forum
    I'm trying to lock down which OBDII scanner to get. I am looking to register a new battery I just put in my E90. I've seen reports of Carly being very easy but costly. Also, see other solutions but really haven't locked down a definitive for battery reg and coding personally. Any tips provided...
  8. Electrical problem possible short

    General E46 Forum
    Hello, I have a problem thats difficult to diagnose. Writing here to see if anyone got some good info and/or theories. Got a 330iAT 2004 with msport2 package. Soon after I got it the aftermarket bluetooth would start to disconnect. Seemingly randomly. I thing the bluetooth is one of these...
  9. Single music/charging cable solution?

    Mobile Electronics Forum
    I have a 2002 M3 with stock Business radio. I'm looking for a solution that will allow me to play music and charge my iPhone (5c) with just a single, standard iPhone cable. I'm aware there are several products that offer charging and music playback, but they all seem to use 2 separate cables...
  10. Professional CD radio clearing tele#

    General E46 Forum
    I have tried several things and I am at a loss, I purchased my baby several years ago but there is a 440-xxx-xxxx number which I must call once a week as I hang up from the steering wheel. Whom ever it is I'm sorry. Now the question how do I clear the numbers and let it re-populate from my...
  11. E46 320cd facelift model Bluetooth connection to Apple Iphone

    General E46 Forum
    Hi all, Currently new to the BMW scene and have come across this forum a fair few times in an amid search of an answer to connect my I-Phone to the bluetooth on a BMW 320Cd M Sport 2005 Face lift model. I've recently bought the car a few weeks back and as per the previous forums it has the...
  12. OEM bluetooth kit problems

    General E46 Forum
    Hi, we've had 2006 e46 since new. Used to have a Dension kit installed but this was ripped out when stolen (yes we got car back). Have always used bluetooth kit installed in the car for hands free phone use but recently installed a new Dension Ice kit to play music from our current phones...
  13. Any E46 Soundplicity - media bridge

    Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.)
    FS - Soundplicity Control III - media bridge This will integrate completely with OEM BMW non DSP system. -bluetooth integration -Google now -voice dial -voice text -voice email -play music -check the weather XM input USB media support This are all done via the steering wheel...
  14. Ground loop noise from USB power - SOLVED!

    Mobile Electronics Forum
    So I hacked together a Bluetooth device that connects to the Aux input so that I could play my iPhone over my stock nav unit. I ran a 5v USB line from the fuse box, and it worked great. As long as I was actively playing music or a podcast. If I stopped the playback I got horrible...
  15. help needed choosing a bluetooth stereo for my 2004 325CI coupe

    General E46 Forum
    Hi guys, I've been looking at eBay lately for an E46 stereo head unit and I don't know what I should be getting. Most importantly I want to make sure that it WORKS out of the box without the need of some intense re-wiring. I am mainly interested in playing tunes from my spotify via my phone so...
  16. Question Bluetooth

    Mobile Electronics Forum
    Bluetooth Help Hi Guys, I'm sure this issue has been beaten to death but I need the latest info, latest kits, latest advice on installing bluetooth in a 2005 325i. There were some good older posts from 2009-2010 etc. 6 years have passed. If someone can direct me to the latest best link...
  17. Wire in center console - what is it for? Can I use it for aux connection?

    General E46 Forum
    Long time listner, first time poster... Just got a 2005 e46 vert and want to either install aux port or Bluetooth conversion. Long story short, as I looked beneath the cup holder and tray, there is a wire under the center console that is in a sleeve. It has a connection on the end which I...
  18. Any E46 Complete Bluetooth Kit: TCU & Bracket, Microphone, Antenna *PRICE DROP*

    Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.)
    For sale is a complete Bluetooth kit. 100% in working condition. TCU is part number 84106963798 with mounting bracket included (I don't know the part number for that). Bluetooth Antenna is part number 84506928461 (I believe, it seems it is a little worn off) Microphone is part number...
  19. Bluetooth Retrofit Help

    Mobile Electronics Forum
    Hello, I just got a used TCU off my friend, part number 84106963798 for $50, he also gave me his Bluetooth Antenna. I mounted both and they are both working properly... however the Bluetooth signal is VERY poor if I put my cell phone next to the Bluetooth antenna it gets much better. Should I...
  20. Adding OEM Bluetooth to E46 that already had controls?

    General E46 Forum
    I have an 04 M3 Coupe that has all the steering wheel controls and a 16:9 Satnav for phone options and the mic grill. My friend has a 2002 E46 with Bluetooth, can I take the bluetooth module out of his trunk and is it just plug and play with mine? Is my car already pre-wired for this? I was...
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