HELP - Cant update idrive via USB

Information about coding your BMW

Moderators: Rich196, marco_polo, Producethis, Lambster, babybmwadmin

Post Reply
Chriseve41
Junior Member
Junior Member
Posts: 24
Joined: Tue Jan 23, 2018 9:16 pm

HELP - Cant update idrive via USB

Post by Chriseve41 » Mon Mar 12, 2018 2:57 pm

Afternoon all,
I have downloaded the latest .bin file from BMW (UPD05074)to update my idrive

My current idrive is:
Media - MN-003.003.001
Telphone - TN-003.003.001

When i plug in my formatted usb with the file on it (in root of usb)I get this error:
File is not compatible etc.

What is the problem here?

User avatar
Wibbles
Too Much Time To Waste Member
Too Much Time To Waste Member
Posts: 4952
Joined: Thu Feb 17, 2011 7:53 pm
Location: Tyne & Wear

Re: HELP - Cant update idrive via USB

Post by Wibbles » Tue Mar 20, 2018 10:54 am

The update you are trying to do is only for the internal combox for bluetooth, not the actual firmware on the headunit - you need to go to either a Main Dealer or an independant to get that updated.

The updates on BMW's website are not relevant now.
F21 M135i - AW CR - lots of options.
Coding for all BMW's: Enquiries@BRdiagnostics.co.uk
Please visit my BabyBMW sponsors section: Here
BRD on Facebook

Post Reply

Return to “Coding/Software”