Installation instructions for BMW X3 E83 Navigation GPS Android screen replacement
When you order the aftermarket android screen for For BMW X3 E83 (2004-2009), you should you pay attention to below issue:
If your car without the factory screen, just contains the storage, like the below photo, then should order [B283]
If your car contains a factory monitor, like the photo, shown below, then you need to order [B283D], this model is custom made for the car with the factory screen.
it contains a connector that special for the car with factory screen, it will have a connector on the back, it functions similar to LVDS.
Both of them contain an iDrive knob. But if your car is right-hand drive, the iDrive will NOT FIT with it, we only make the iDrive for the Left-hand drive car model only.
How to replace factory BMW 3 series E90 E91 E92 E93(2006-2012) Original no monitor with aftermarket navigation Android Screen?
1，Before installation 2, Remove the AC vents, take off the connector on the back
3: Remove the 2 screws marked as below photo 4: After removing the two screws, the storage can be removed
5: Remove 2 screws showed as below so that to take out the AC control panel 6: Remove 2 screws and slide out the radio head unit
7: Remove the original harness from the radio head unit 8, connect our power cable (male) to factory harness （female)
9, connect our power cable (female) to factory radio head unit and put back the radio head unit, fix it by screws 10. connect the AUX
11, In the following, you need to install the monitor, first need to distribute the power cable/USB/GPS antenna to the back of the android monitor. And then install the monitor