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      10-17-2020, 12:16 PM   #1323
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Drives: 2012 E92 M3 DCT ZCP
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Originally Posted by cannyjock View Post
Originally Posted by bighindu79 View Post
Please do let me know how it works out if you do.
I have this in the UK and it's not bad. I'm using wireless Android Auto and it works well. Some of the same downsides though - I have to use aux for sound. However, some people have found other ways to do it. Using Apple, music will go over bluetooth to the Combox but not navigation directions apparently, and at least one person has it working over aux without plugging into the armrest, it must route sound via the harness to aux in some way - the instructions do suggest this may work, and apparently it sounds better. Using Android, I've had to use their second mic to pick up 'Ok Google' commands, I've still got some experimenting to do here. Overall, for the money it's a good buy.

More - this is in a 2011 e90 M3 with Combox, individual audio.

Thread here:
Did the Carsara unit come with a connector to plug into the idrive controller? The pics don't seem to show that and I am wondering how they access the idrive controller without that. Also, does it come with an external mic and OEM mic splitter cable?
2012 E92 M3 | ZCP | DCT | Space Grey Metallic | Black Novillo | BE Bearings | CF Rear Spoiler, Diffuser, Front Splitters | Black grill + side gills | DTEC 160W Angel Eyes