When talking about upgrading the car capabilities, one of the easies and most popular ways adopted by most of car owners is to upgrade the factory radio. With a new multifunctional car radio installed in your car, you can not only improve your car interior environment but also enjoy a lot of convenience and joyfulness. This article mainly talks how to remove and install a 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 -2012 BMW 3 Series E90 E91 E92 E93 Manual Air car radio from Seicane. You can read this article carefully to install your new car radio.
Tips about the installation:
1. Please disconnect the power before the installation.
2. Please prepare a lever and a screwdriver before the removal and the installation.
3. Please keep all the separate parts from the car. Please take great care of the dashboard to avoid scratching it during its detachment and installation. Please keep handy any parts from the car and make use of all the original screws from the car as much as possible. so each related part of the unit can be fixed securely.
4. For your convenience, here’s the recommended tools for removal and installation from Seicane, please check for more details: http://www.seicane.com/car-dvd-dismantling-device-srd-400
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 -2012 BMW 3 Series E90 E91 E92 E93 Manual Air car radio installation guide
1. The original dashboard before installation.
2. Pry the panel off with a lever. You need to lift the air-conditioning assembly and don’t pry the air-conditioning panel off directly.
3. Unplug the air-conditioning assembly. Then unscrew the CD player and pull the CD player out.
4. Disconnect the power plug behind the CD player and the plug of the radio aerials.
5. Take off the plastic bracket frame behind the CD player. Six screws are shown in the picture as follow. 4 of them are T20 screws, 2 of them are turnbuckles (no.8).
6. Unscrew the 2 turnbuckles (no.8).After the removal, the bracket is not needed, because the DVD comes with its metal bracket panel.
7. Check all the accessories for the new Seicane radio.
8. Connect the harnesses to the back of the new Seicane radio.
9. Connect the Seicane radio to your original radio’s plugs.
10. Turn on the new Seicane radio to have a careful check if everything works well. If it doesn’t, please check whether all the cables are connected correctly.
11. Put the new Seicane radio into the dash.
12. Put everything into their original place.
During the installation, you may meet some difficulties you don’t know how to overcome; in that case, you can seek help from your dealer or a technician. Or you can browse some related website for help. But if you haven’t had a suitable car radio yet, you may refer to the following link which is about an up-to-date 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 -2012 BMW 3 Series E90 E91 E92 E93 Manual Air car radio from Seicane.
This car radio is running on the most advanced Android 7.1.1 operation system and a powerful quad-core CPU processor which can greatly facilitate the operation.
With the worldwide real-time GPS navigation system built in this car radio, you can be accurately guided to any locations you would like to go to through turn-by-turn directions and voice prompts even if you are not good at identifying directions. And this unit’s dual zone function allows you to freely listen to your favorite music while navigating, and the music will automatically switch to GPS voice.
What’s more, by paring your Bluetooth-enabled phone with this unit, you can dial, answer, reject and mute hands-free calls as well as listen to streaming music for a safer, more convenient and relaxing driving with remaining your hands on the steering wheel and your eyes on the road ahead.
Wish this car radio can be your best road companion. Good luck!