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BMW/M-LINK1 V.1 DSP iPod Adapter for Select 1998-06 BMW with DSP

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BMW/M-LINK1 V.1 DSP iPod adapter for BMW factory Radios with CD Changer Controls and Digital Sound Processing
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The BMW/M-LINK1V.1 DSP BMW interface for iPod™ allows you to *charge the iPod™, direct controls using the iPod buttons, and the sound will play back through the factory stereo. The BMW/M-LINK1V.1 DSP interface delivers CD quality sound directly into the factory sound system in select 1996-06 BMW Digital Sound Processing (DSP) via the CD changer port. The BMW/M-LINK1V.1 DSP integrates iPod™ products with BMW OEM (factory) radios that have external Changer controls functions. The iPod™ will remain in Direct Mode allowing you to search and select music directly just as you would in portable use with access to all of your playlists and settings. [no controls from the radio buttons]. The music from the iPod™ will play back through your car stereo. The adapter will also charge the iPod while the radio is on and to prevent battery drain, a built-in timer will automatically stop the charging process 20 minutes after the radio is turned off. Connecting the BMW/M-LINK1V.1 DSP is also a a simple affair, no wire cutting or splicing-- just plug-n-play!
» Charges the iPod's™ internal battery.
» Direct audio connection for optimal sound quality (no FM Modulator)
» Works with all 30-pin iPods & iPhones. Apple's new Lightning connector requires an adapter
» Includes docking cable (4ft. long) that connects directly into the iPod™
» * Charges the iPod while the radio is on and charging continues for 20 minutes after the radio is turned off
» Full iPod control using the iPod click wheel and display -- [no controls available using the radio buttons]
[These issues or circumstances may affect compatibility of our product with your radio or vehicle.]
1. Compatible with DSP systems in: 1996-2005 (3-series²), 1996-03 (5-series), 1999-01 (7-Series), 2003-05 (Z4) pre-wired with a 3-pin Molex and coaxial plug on the left corner in the trunk.
2. CD changer (Alpine aftermarket or factory OEM) cannot be used at the same time. You will have to disconnect it to use this part.
4. Controls and display remains with the iPod/iPhone. Use the radio controls to set volume and tone controls

Installation instructions:
1. Locate the 3-pin (center wire must be red not gray) and BMW DSP harness on the left side of the trunk (center console for some Z4's).
2. Connect the coaxial able from Blitzsafe DSP unit to the BMW DSP AMP (if there is already a cable there disconnect it and connect our cable).
3. Connect the 6-pin cable of the Blitzsafe DSP unit to the BMW/M-LINK adapter.
4.Connect the dock extension cable to the BMW/M-LINK and extend into the cabin.
5. Connect the iPod docking cable (4ft) to the extension cable and the other end to the dock on the iPod.
6. With the radio off, turn on the ignition to the ON position, and turn the radio ON.
7. Press the CD Button on the radio to listen to the iPod, and the radio will display DISC1 Track 99
8. Adjust Volume, Bass, Treble and etc.. as you would normally do for other program sources on the radio.
9. When the vehicle is turned off, the interface will continue to charge the iPod for an additional 20 minutes and will then turn the iPod off.

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Defective returns are eligible for warranty repair or replacement service: Within the first 10 days, Discount Car Stereo will replace any defective or damaged part and provide a pre-paid return label (US Customers only). (Pre-paid labels are not issued for other return reasons).
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We strive to avoid costly returns by providing our customer with as much product information and applications. Click to read the full return policy page.

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