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BMW DVD in Motion Unlocking

BMW DVD in Motion Unlocking

BMW DVD in Motion Unlocking

If your BMW has the option of playing videos via DVD and/or USB while parked, it's possible to unlock DVD in Motion (Video in Motion), allowing your passengers to watch movies while you are driving.

BMW F30 328i Speaker & Subwoofer Upgrade — The Complete Guide (320i, 335i, ...)

BMW F30 328i Speaker & Subwoofer Upgrade — The Complete Guide (320i, 335i, ...)

BMW F30 328i Speaker & Subwoofer Upgrade — The Complete Guide (320i, 335i, ...)

You drive a 2012-2018 BMW F30 328i (or different engine). Fantastic choice. For whatever reason, you’ve decided to explore the different audio upgrade options to make your F30 even bett...

BMW Underseat Subwoofer Upgrade Explained

BMW Underseat Subwoofer Upgrade Explained

BMW Underseat Subwoofer Upgrade Explained

If you’re in the market for an underseat subwoofer upgrade in your BMW, we’ve covered the main reasons why such an upgrade is a great idea and how you can do it yourself.

iDrive USB & Cable Coding: What, Why and How

iDrive USB & Cable Coding: What, Why and How

iDrive USB & Cable Coding: What, Why and How

Bimmer coding is tweaking and changing the configurations of different modules in the car you've already bought in order to unlock or remove certain features. For instance, it is possib...

Harman Kardon vs Hi-Fi vs Aftermarket Upgrade for BMW

Harman Kardon vs Hi-Fi vs Aftermarket Upgrade for BMW

Harman Kardon vs Hi-Fi vs Aftermarket Upgrade for BMW

We’ve compared the three standard factory BMW sound system options alongside the Bang & Olufsen system, and BimmerTech’s Premium Audio System and Alpha One speaker and amplifier upgrade...

Everything you need to know about BMW Comfort Access

Everything you need to know about BMW Comfort Access

Everything you need to know about BMW Comfort Access

Wondering if your BMW has Comfort Access installed? Here are the two simplest ways to find out:

Why Upgrade your BMW's Amplifier?

Why Upgrade your BMW's Amplifier?

Why Upgrade your BMW's Amplifier?

You might think an audio upgrade is usually limited to upgrading the speakers, and maybe throwing in a subwoofer for extra bass. What you might not know is that the car’s amplifier is just as essential in order to achieve HiFi sound.

5 Reasons to Get a Backup Camera for your BMW

5 Reasons to Get a Backup Camera for your BMW

5 Reasons to Get a Backup Camera for your BMW

Not sure if you should get a rear-view camera? Worry not, we’ve selected the best advantages of adding a parking camera to your BMW.

BMW and Daimler Teaming Up to Tackle Uber

BMW and Daimler Teaming Up to Tackle Uber

BMW and Daimler Teaming Up to Tackle Uber

BMW vs Mercedes-Benz is one of the great rivalries of the motoring world. To luxury vehicle lovers what Mitsubishi vs Subaru is to '90s rally fans, and Ferrari vs Lamborghini is to supe...

Why and How To Update Your BMW's Navigation Maps in 2020?

Why and How To Update Your BMW's Navigation Maps in 2020?

Why and How To Update Your BMW's Navigation Maps in 2020?

Whether updating your iDrive software or uploading the latest maps to the factory navigation system, keeping your BMW's iDrive up-to-date should be a regular task, just like maintaining...

Upgrading Your BMW iDrive With iOS, Apple TV...and a Blu-ray Player

Upgrading Your BMW iDrive With iOS, Apple TV...and a Blu-ray Player

Upgrading Your BMW iDrive With iOS, Apple TV...and a Blu-ray Player

Virginian BimmerTech customer and tech fanatic Greg Kashmer found a way to add iOS, Apple TV and Blu-ray functionality to his X1's factory iDrive system. And because that definitely sou...

How Convinced Are You by BMW's Electric Vehicles?

How Convinced Are You by BMW's Electric Vehicles?

How Convinced Are You by BMW's Electric Vehicles?

It isn't exactly a secret that BMW has been making a real push towards developing a competitive range of electric vehicles. BMW is already selling far more luxury hybrid and all-electric vehicles in Europe than any other manufacturer, and are planning to increase that number by another 50% next year.