Installation manual for BMW X1 E84 Navigation GPS autoradio
This is the installation guide for
the aftermarket Android GPS Navigation system for BMW X1 E84 (2009-2015), for
the android screen, you can buy it from our website, the [ B239A ] or [B219A].
The B239A is for the car with a factory screen (original CIC menu) ,while the B219A is for the car without factory screen, it just a storage box in the dashboard, thus, for the B219A, we offer an iDrive knob to perfect the user experience.
The android navigation from our website fits for BMW X1 E84 (2009-2015) with original CIC
system (4 pin LVDS) or the car without factory screen.
2, After installation, 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 etc.
it is easy to switch the menu between the original CIC menu and Android menu, the iDrive working in both original menu and android menu. If your car without factory screen, it will no factory menu, but all your factory radio functions continue to work same as before.
3. The installation is plug and play, no cutting the wires, no modifications, no need to program your car when installation.
4, If your BMW X1 E84 with factory navigation system, when install our android screen, you also need to install the GPS antenna (can not use original GPS antenna or make a retrofit for the GPS antenna).
Before installation (if your car with CIC system, then that will be a factory screen)
1: Remove the AC vents (start from the left side) 2, Remove the connection
on the back of AC outlet Panel
3: Remove the 2 screws inside of the dashboard 4: After the screws was
removed, then can remove the storage box
5: Remove the cover around the gear 6: Notice there is a flat cable on
the back of this cover, don't broken it
7: Remove the climate control panel 8:Remove the two screws inside,
so that to remove the factory CD head unit
9,Take out the factory CD head unit, and remove all existing harness
10, Remove the cover around the gear, so that to install the iDrive
11, Install the idrive knob here 12, iDrive was installed
13, Remove the optical fiber from the factory power harness
14, Connect the optical fiber to our power cable (Female)
15, Connect the our power cable (female) to factory CD head unit
16, Connect our power cable (male) to factory harness (female)
17,Connect the AUX cable 18, The AUX cable was well connected
19,Connect Power cable / GPS antenna, USB etc to the back of our
android screen 20, location the GPS antenna and USB cable
21, Double check the connections and recover the car dashboard,
the installation is done
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.