How to replace the Radio in your BMW 5 Series?

In your BMW, the radio may no longer work if you’ve had the vehicle for a long time. While BMW makes high-quality automobiles, sometimes the radio receivers are the low-end versions of popular models. Once you’ve opted your new radio, you’ll need to know how to install it. Luckily, changing the radio will only take you just for not long time. And Here is the helpful installation guide of navigation system for BMW 5 Series 2013-2016 Stereo,hope anyone in need can take it as the reference.

Before installation, you should pay attention to some important tips. First of all, you can disconnect the power and prepare some tools such as lever before the removal and the installation. Secondly, you should keep all the separate parts from the car and take great care of the dashboard to avoid scratching it during its detachment and installation.

Last but not least, you should keep handy any parts from the car and make use of all the original screws from the car as much as possible so that each related part of the unit can be fixed securely.

Installation Instruction of Navigation for BMW Series 5 2013-2016

1.Lever air outlet panel from the both sides.

2.Pull out the whole AC panel and Disconnect the wiring.

3.Take off the right and the left bottom screws.

4.Pull out the frame of OEM screen.

5.Disconnect the wiring and take off the panel of the OEM screen.

6.Take off the screw on both sides.

7.Pry up panel and Unplug the two connectors on the back.

8..Take off the screw on both sides.

9.Pull out OEM head unit and Unplug the main power cable. 

10.Unplug the fiber optical connector (if with OEM fiber optical).

11.Connect the unplugged fiber optical connector with new wiring(if with OEM fiber optical).

12.Connect OEM male connector with new female connector.

13.Connected the wiring behind the original radio, then install the CD unit and fix the right side screws.

14.Fix the screw on the left side and Install the button assembly.

15.Connect the new wiring to new screen and Install the new frame.

16.Fix the 2 screws, then Connect the wires and put the AC vent board back.

After you finished the installation procedure, you can test the original car’s functions and see whether it can work well. As far as I am concerned, I would like to choose some optional function and check whether it can have good performance. But if you meet any problems during this process, you can ask for an experienced technician to help you to solve this tough task. And if you still find it too difficult for you to complete it, I want to recommend you to use the internet to search your answer such as Seicane, which has just new released a product of BMW 5 Series for 2013-2016 , and this new unit has got many customer’s attention since it has come out.

Made with a 10.25” IPS touchscreen, not only can you check information at a best view, but you can operate the product very conveniently. Since it only exchanges your original car TFT monitor, all original car functions are kept as before.

Being compatible with original camera and external camera is one of powerful functions of this unit. Moreover, the big screen shows super clear rear images to help you reverse and park the car safely.

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