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      03-31-2009, 07:18 PM   #1
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▀▄ eas | XM Satellite Radio now available for your BMW!

Satellite Radio fans rejoice - you now have a choice of Satellite providers!

Satellite Radio is the radio of the future. In the past, BMW has restricted owners to only Sirius in their vehicle - this is not the case any longer. XM features over 160 digital channels - The Most Commercial-Free Music in Satellite Radio, over 30 channels of news, sports, talk and entertainment, over 20 dedicated channels of XM Instant Traffic & Weather, and the deepest playlist in the industry with access to over 2 million titles!



mObridge is proud to bring you the first ever after-market XM Radio kit for seamless XM integration with your BMW or MINI factory radio.

Combined with our popular iPod functionality (sold seperately), mObridge XM is the most advanced audio addition for your vehicle.



Our XM Direct lets you use your factory radio display and controls to listen to XM with no need for a separate receiver mounted on your dash. The hide-away tuner box integrates seamlessly with your factory BMW audio system and can be hidden out of sight for a factory-like appearance. Kit includes XMDirect receiver, low-profile roof antenna and our BMW-specific interface that makes the kit plug and play.

XM Direct Features
- Full XM Channel Browsing
- Full XM Category Browsing
- Song and Artist information update
- 24-bit digitizer for superior audio
- Preset channel storage (vehicle dependent)
- Also includes the full iPod functionality of mObridge Audio
- Single Auxiliary audio input.
- Software update from memory card

XM Direct Kit Contents
- mObridge XM Integration module
- XMD wiring cable
- 1m Fiber-optic cable extension
- 2m Auxiliary Audio Cable
- 2m iPod cable (2m)
- Diagnostic loop for bypassing existing CDC
- Wiring harness
- Manual/Install Guide

Compatible with the following vehicles
2008+ e8x 1-series
2006+ e90 3-series Coupe, Sedan/Touring & Convertible, including M3
2004+ e60 5-series, including Touring & M5
2004+ e63/e64 6-series, including M6
2002+ e65/e66 7-series
2007+ e70 X5
2007+ R56 Mini Cooper Coupe
2008+ R55 Mini Cooper Clubman
2009+ R57 Mini Cooper Cabriolet


mObridge - XM Satellite Radio Integration kit for BMW & MINI (MOST)
http://www.europeanautosource.com/pr...oducts_id=2317

Requires activation from BMW or MINI dealer after installation, kits are currently shipping with on-site installation/activation avaialble.
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FINALLY!
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yep, in stock ready to ship out today too
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      04-29-2009, 05:40 PM   #4
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Quite a few kits have shipped - looking forward to your reviews.
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Pics of antenna? Installed?
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      04-29-2009, 06:53 PM   #6
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Pics of antenna? Installed?
We prefer to use the OEM-installed sharkfin instead. Makes for a clean OEM like appearance and plugs in directly to the XM module.
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We prefer to use the OEM-installed sharkfin instead. Makes for a clean OEM like appearance and plugs in directly to the XM module.
Does the sharkfin have an extra module for xm antenna or do they use the same one? Sorry for asking a silly question.
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Does the sharkfin have an extra module for xm antenna or do they use the same one? Sorry for asking a silly question.
Both Sirius and XM connectors are the same, you would use this connector for XM.
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Any pics of this installed? Anyone that has installed this recommend as a DIY?
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awesome! can't wait to read reviews.
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does this work in an 08 m3 with tech package that currently has not satellite installed and is there a monthly fee for this?
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      11-11-2009, 01:12 PM   #12
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does this work in an 08 m3 with tech package that currently has not satellite installed and is there a monthly fee for this?
You will be prewired, it's essentially Plug and Play (stock sharkfin antenna can be used).
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You will be prewired, it's essentially Plug and Play (stock sharkfin antenna can be used).
Is there a monthly subscription fee tho and how do I get BMW to activate it?
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Is there a monthly subscription fee tho and how do I get BMW to activate it?
The system emulates a working Sirius receiver in the background, with XM features to the end user.

You will need a subscription from XM once the receiver is activated from BMW or your local independent with an autologic programmer.
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Still got some in stock! Get your orders in now!
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So can you have XM and Sirius working the same time? Full integration. Can you opt for one account or do you have 2 separate accounts
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Gentlemen - kits are in stock, ready to immediate shipment.

If you have any questions on features, installation or otherwise - please feel free to contact me directly.
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