Installation manual for BMW 2 series F22 F45 F46 GPS navigation

Installation manual for BMW 2 series F22 F45 F46 GPS navigation

13th Nov 2019

This is the installation guide for the aftermarket Android GPS Navigation for BMW 2 series F22 F45 F46. For the android screen, you can buy [B202A] from our website.


Notice:

1. The android navigation from our website fits for BMW 2 series F22 / Active Tourer (F45)/Gran Tourer (F46) (2013-2016) with original NBT system (6 pin LVDS).

2, The android screen is 8.8 inch screen, it will replace the original 6.5'' /8'' screen, but it keep the original CD/Radio head unit in the car, thus it support all original functions: Such as factory radio (FM), steering wheel controls, idrive, parking sensors, factory vehicle display and so on.

it is easy to switch the menu between the original NBT menu and Android menu, the iDrive working in both original menu and android menu. it is a perfect navigation retrofit & upgrade.

3. The installation is plug and play, no cutting the wires, no modifications, no need to program your car when installation.


How to replace factory BMW 2 series F22 F45 F46 with android navigation GPS?

Installation steps:

1: Before installation    2, Remove the Radio control panel

remove the factory radio control panel from bmw f22 f45 dashboard

3: Remove 2 screws and take out the factory radio head unit   4: Remove
all cables on the back of factory radio head unit

remove two screws so that to take out the factory radio and remove all harness on the back

5: Remove the trim panel   6: Remove the connections on the back of trim panel

remove the trim panel and disconnect connections on the back

7: Remove 2 screws in the bottom of factory monitor   8: Take off the factory
monitor and remove the LVDS Cable from factory head unit

remove two screws and then take off the LVDS cable factory display

9, Connect our power cable (male) to factory power harness 
10, Connect the power cable(female) to factory radio head unit

connect our power cable to factory power harness and factory radio head unit

11, Run the power (for android head unit) and USB, GPS antenna cable to
the back of android screen    12, Connect the power cable/USB/GPS antenna
& LVDS cable to our screen and install the android screen.

run the power cable, usb, gps antenna LVDS to the back of android screen,then install the android screen

13, Connect the AUX cable (one side connect to the AUX port in our power cable,
an other side connect to the port under the armest box)   14,  Recover the central
console and installation is done.

connect the aux cable and then recover the dashboard



To enhance the use experience, you can install a backup camera, when you back the car (switch the gear to " R " - reverse mode), the android screen can show the rear-view pictures automaticly. You can buy the backup camera from our shop and send it together with your order. Also you can install an Apple carplay dongle, the carplay dongle support both Apple Carplay and Android auto.

Contact us if you have any questions or doubts during installation.