iDrive (CIC) Multimedia Video Interface with Digital Radio &
Digital TV control and PIP.
Xcarlink v4 Multimedia Video Interface takes multimedia integration to
level by offering a range of additional features. Not only can you
connect any video source
to your original factory fitted display (such as DVD player, TV Tuner,
Video, games console etc) ; it also allows you to control Digital TV
Digital Radio (DAB) via the original iDrive controller for a fully
It features a dedicated rear
camera input with parking guidelines that automatically displays on
when the car is in reverse.
interface also supports the Picture in Picture (PIP) function, which
allows the original PDC and rear camera can be viewed on the screen at
the same time. The
PIP also allows the external video source to be
displayed together with the original display, for example a split
showing both OEM Navigation with Digital TV or DAB.
interface does not replace your existing system but simply offers
integration to maintain your OEM appearance.
any video source on your BMW iDrive screen
"Picture in Picture" -
the external video source along side the existing navigation display.
works with the reverse camera input by allowing you to view the parking
display together with the camera input
combined with our DAB module, our interface provides you with a fully
integrated Digital Radio (DAB) solution where you can select stations
via the BMW iDrive controls.
- When combined
with our DVB-T Tuner, you are able to watch high quality
digital TV while the car is in motion, controlled via the BMW iDrive
input for aftermarket navigation
in motion for all connected video sources
- Switch between BMW display
and AV input using BMW iDrive controls. (i.e. AV 1 - DAB, AV2- DVB-T)
on screen menu system for screen adjustment, parking guidelines etc.
and Play installation
- Can be used
with 6.5", 8.8" and 10.25" BMW iDrive monitors.
the BMW iDrive Navigation System (CIC) from 2009-2013
1 Series (E87),
3 Series (E90, E91,E92), 5 Series (E60, E61, F10), 6 Series (E63), 6
Series (F12). 7 Series (F01), X3 F25 (2010-2013), X5 (E70) and X6
(E71), Z4 (2009-2013)
compatible with BMW F20, BMW F30 or BMW idrive systems from 2014
onwards, please see the following product instead:
The kit includes
Xcarlink v4 Multimedia Video
- AV cable (2 x AV input, 1 x Reverse
Camera input, 2 x AV Output)
video interface is fitted to the back
of the screen and includes a plug and
play harness. Once installed, press and hold the MENU button on your
iDrive controller to switch to the video inputs. The DAB module is
connected to AV1 and DVB-T connected to AV2 if these devices are being
installed. The interface automatically switches to rear camera when the
car is in reverse gear.
Please note: For audio, the
interface must be connected to the car's AUX input.
other DVB-T or DAB module can be used but please note that it would
only be possible to control via the original iDrive system when used
with the modules that we supply (selectable from the drop down menu
Select from the
drop down menu above to add the following options specifically designed
for use with our interface.
Digital Radio Interface
Retain the original look of your vehicle whilst adding the DAB and DAB+
function. Displays station list and station/track/programme information
screen and use your iDrive controls to change between the stored
stations. This is the
ideal solution if your vehicle was not supplied with the DAB option as
DVB-T Digital TV Tuner
digital TV anywhere you go in your car. This high quality digital tuner
is supplied with dual amplified window mount antennas for superior
especially when on the move. It is perfect for use with our
interface and you will be able to use the original iDrive controls to
channels. There is also a USB input for playback of audio and video
The rear camera is specifically designed to fit the boot
lid handle of the BMW. Please select from the required model from the
drop down menu.
The front camera is specifically designed to fit the grill
on the front of
extensively tested this product and are confident that it will work
factory fitted systems in the car models listed above. You do not
need have a factory installed TV Tuner or have anything
enabled by a BMW
dealer. Nor do you have to have to have
any optional extras
installed when the car was ordered. If for any reason you are
completely satisfied or have any issues with compatibility you can
return it to
us for a refund.
system is interned for passenger use only. We cannot accept any
any material or personal damages caused by the installation or use of
product. Therefore, installation of this product will be performed at