Cars are one of important parts in our life, we spend much time with the car. We drive to work, to picnic, to outdoor activities, to road trips and so on. To keep a comfortable and convenient drive, we do more or less changes to the car, and installing an aftermarket car radio system is one of popular modifications since many cars only come with standard button-operated radio.
In this post, we would like to share an installation guide of BMW 5 Series E60 radio with you. You’ll learn to know how to remove the original radio and install the new radio to the car.
We recommend the Seicane touchscreen radio system, which is easy to install and use. The basic tools you need to prepare are plastic pry tools, screwdrivers. Before the work, you must power off the car. Check the original radio system here.
Step 1, Pry to remove the A/C vent panel, take it down and unplug connector.
Step 2, Remove screws that fixed the CD button panel, then pry to take down the panel and unplug its connector.
Step 3, Pry the button panel at the bottom, take it down and unplug the connector.
Step 4, Remove screws that fixed the CD unit, take down the unit and unplug its connectors.
Step 5, Remove screws that fixed the radio screen, take down the screen and unplug connector.
Step 6, Check the new wiring harness of the Seicane touchscreen radio system, and correspondingly connect them to the car plugs.
Step 7, Connect the new radio screen with the new wiring harness.
Step 8, Connect the original radio CD unit with the new cables, then install it back to the dashboard.
Step 9, Install the bottom button panel back.
Step 10, Install the CD button panel back.
Step 11, Tighten the screws of the new radio screen to fix it.
Step 12, Finally, install the A/C vent panel back.
Step 13, Turn on your car to test the working conditions of the new radio system.
Why choose Seicane car radio system for BMW E60?
- The product comes with an 8.8” IPS touchscreen with exquisite look, offering you with smooth and flawless operation.
- This unit only exchanges your original car TFT monitor, which is easy to install and perfectly fit the car.
- All original car functions are kept as before, you won’t have trouble to use the product.
- The big size screen gives you a better view when navigate, watch videos&movies. You can use Carplay to enjoy more fun.
- When you attach a rear view camera to the radio system, it displays rear image automatically when you reverse the car, help you park easily.
You will enjoy better drive after installing the Seicane android car radio!