How do I change/select video input source?
You can change/select video input source by pressing and holding the iDrive "MENU" button or "Arrow Ddown" button on your steering wheel for 2 seconds, and it works for both 1st and 2nd gen iDrive, To bring back to stock iDrive sceen, press iDrive "MENU" button once.
How to activate rear view camera when I'm reverse?
Rear view camera will be truned on automatically once you are in reverse
How hard is the install? Do I have to tap/cut/splice any wires?
No, EVERY interface kit comes with Plug and Play harness kit, not by customer's request, You don't have to tap/cut/splice any wires. However if you have Manual Transmission, you will need to tap one wire into reverse light +12V, since Manual Transmission doesn't have Reverse CAN Signal. Our Plug and Play harness kit will work for both 1st gen and 2nd gen iDrive.
Do I need to get my car coded or programed after interface module installed?
No, interface module has own program pre-loaded.
Why AUX input is required?
Since interface module won't be connected to your stock audio system, you will need to connect audio output from the module to your external audio input (AUX), if you are going to connect any multimedia devices to module other than cameras, then AUX input is a MUST.
Where can I find DIY guides?
Please contact us for DIY guides.
Will this avoid the warranty?
It depends on the dealershop, it's like you are adding an aftermarket audio parts. However, same as most other aftermarket suppliers, We have NO liability for changes to your factory warranty which may result from the installation of our products.
Does it come with warranty?
Yes, every kit comes with 1 year limited warranty.