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Re: Now available - Apple CarPlay retrofit - ID5/6

Post by chesterflaps » Mon Feb 05, 2018 8:54 pm

Wibbles wrote:
Sat Feb 03, 2018 6:50 am
chesterflaps wrote:
Fri Feb 02, 2018 8:21 pm
Wibbles wrote:
Fri Feb 02, 2018 8:00 pm
Pro Nav only I'm afraid, sorry.
Ive just found the post where you said the following

Pro nav - iDrive 5 only.

I can supply an addon box that allows car play for around £380 but it is not a BMW retrofit, it is a third party module.

Could you give me a bit more info please? As in, is it a box that sits in my glove box etc?
I've done some testing with those boxes but in reality they are not that good and I wouldn't want to sell them as I would not be happy with one as a customer
Thank you.

That’s a real shame. Wish I’d paid for the pro nav now. Is that expensive/possible to upgrade to?

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Re: Now available - Apple CarPlay retrofit - ID5/6

Post by Wibbles » Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:00 pm

chesterflaps wrote:
Wibbles wrote:
Sat Feb 03, 2018 6:50 am
chesterflaps wrote:
Fri Feb 02, 2018 8:21 pm
Ive just found the post where you said the following

Pro nav - iDrive 5 only.

I can supply an addon box that allows car play for around £380 but it is not a BMW retrofit, it is a third party module.

Could you give me a bit more info please? As in, is it a box that sits in my glove box etc?
I've done some testing with those boxes but in reality they are not that good and I wouldn't want to sell them as I would not be happy with one as a customer
Thank you.

That’s a real shame. Wish I’d paid for the pro nav now. Is that expensive/possible to upgrade to?
It's not cheap I'm afraid - £1600 is what I charge for a complete upgrade.
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Re: Now available - Apple CarPlay retrofit - ID5/6

Post by chesterflaps » Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:09 pm

Wibbles wrote:
Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:00 pm
chesterflaps wrote:
Wibbles wrote:
Sat Feb 03, 2018 6:50 am


I've done some testing with those boxes but in reality they are not that good and I wouldn't want to sell them as I would not be happy with one as a customer
Thank you.

That’s a real shame. Wish I’d paid for the pro nav now. Is that expensive/possible to upgrade to?
It's not cheap I'm afraid - £1600 is what I charge for a complete upgrade.
:cry: my lord!

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Re: Now available - Apple CarPlay retrofit - ID5/6

Post by Wibbles » Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:11 pm

chesterflaps wrote:
Wibbles wrote:
Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:00 pm
chesterflaps wrote: Thank you.

That’s a real shame. Wish I’d paid for the pro nav now. Is that expensive/possible to upgrade to?
It's not cheap I'm afraid - £1600 is what I charge for a complete upgrade.
:cry: my lord!
Indeed. It's always cheaper to tick the option boxes when ordering.
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Re: Now available - Apple CarPlay retrofit - ID5/6

Post by strafe » Wed Feb 21, 2018 11:24 am

Potentially swapping my M135i for a new(ish) M140i, I've not been to see it yet but the garage spec sheet says it's got the ZNP Media package which I understand is the Pro Nav? Is that the setup that can have the Car Play retrofitted for £250?

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Re: Now available - Apple CarPlay retrofit - ID5/6

Post by Wibbles » Wed Feb 21, 2018 11:49 am

strafe wrote:Potentially swapping my M135i for a new(ish) M140i, I've not been to see it yet but the garage spec sheet says it's got the ZNP Media package which I understand is the Pro Nav? Is that the setup that can have the Car Play retrofitted for £250?
I can do it for £199 now. Email the last 7 digits of your VIN number please.
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Re: Now available - Apple CarPlay retrofit - ID5/6

Post by chesterflaps » Sat Mar 31, 2018 6:06 pm

Wibbles wrote:
Sat Feb 03, 2018 6:50 am
chesterflaps wrote:
Fri Feb 02, 2018 8:21 pm
Wibbles wrote:
Fri Feb 02, 2018 8:00 pm
Pro Nav only I'm afraid, sorry.
Ive just found the post where you said the following

Pro nav - iDrive 5 only.

I can supply an addon box that allows car play for around £380 but it is not a BMW retrofit, it is a third party module.

Could you give me a bit more info please? As in, is it a box that sits in my glove box etc?
I've done some testing with those boxes but in reality they are not that good and I wouldn't want to sell them as I would not be happy with one as a customer
Hi Wibbles.

Is there anything available yet to get CarPlay on bus nav? Thank you.

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Re: Now available - Apple CarPlay retrofit - ID5/6

Post by Wibbles » Mon Apr 02, 2018 9:54 pm

chesterflaps wrote:
Wibbles wrote:
Sat Feb 03, 2018 6:50 am
chesterflaps wrote:
Fri Feb 02, 2018 8:21 pm
Ive just found the post where you said the following

Pro nav - iDrive 5 only.

I can supply an addon box that allows car play for around £380 but it is not a BMW retrofit, it is a third party module.

Could you give me a bit more info please? As in, is it a box that sits in my glove box etc?
I've done some testing with those boxes but in reality they are not that good and I wouldn't want to sell them as I would not be happy with one as a customer
Hi Wibbles.

Is there anything available yet to get CarPlay on bus nav? Thank you.
Nothing that I can supply, sorry.
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Re: Now available - Apple CarPlay retrofit - ID5/6

Post by DrIanDrrr » Thu Apr 26, 2018 8:32 pm

Hi , we have a 2017 BMW X1 M Sport, we have the touch screen head unit with the tiles, which I believe is Idrive 5 , has BMW connectedDrive etc.. the BMW site says Apple carplay preparation is unavailable.

We are looking to get carplay.

Couple of questions, from what I have read do.we need a WiFi antenna, and then the FSC codes to activate or is there more involved.

As we are Surrey and not sure if anyone does this locally is it difficult to fit a WiFi antenna ,if I have to do that myself , and how easy is it to input the FSC codes to activate etc.

Thanks and excuse the questions just started to learn about this stuff !

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