EBA – 01 29 0 148 129
BMW Installation Instructions
The installation time is approx. 0.75 hours, but this may vary depending on the condition of the car and the equipment in it.
Retrofit kit No. 61 31 0 148 128
Only for use in the BMW dealer organisation.
The target group for these installation instructions is specialist personnel trained on BMW/MINI cars with the appropriate specialist knowledge.
All work must be completed using the latest BMW repair manuals, circuit diagrams, servicing manuals and work instructions in a rational order using the prescribed tools (special tools) and observing current health and safety regulations.
Ensure that the cables/lines are not kinked or damaged as you install them in the car.
If the specified PIN numbers are occupied, bridges, double crimps or twin-lead terminals must be used.
Special tools required
|TIS instruction No.|
|Conduct a brief test||—|
|Disconnect the negative pole of the battery||12 00 …|
|Lower the front headlining||—|
|The following components must be removed first of all:|
|A pillar trim on the right||—|
|Item||Description||Signal||Cable colour / Cross-section||Connection location in the car||Abbreviation / Slot|
|A||Additional wiring harness||—||—||—||—|
|B||Black 10-pin plug||—||—||To interior rear-view mirror with automatic anti-dazzle facility||X18246|
|A1||Blade terminal contact||Terminal 15||GN/WS
|To black 10-pin plug||X18246 PIN 3|
|A2||Blade terminal contact||Earth||BR/SW
|To black 10-pin plug||X18246 PIN 10|
|A3||Blade terminal contact||Reversing signal||BL/GE
|To black 10-pin plug||X18246 PIN 1|
|To BR/SW cable behind the glove box||—|
|To BL/GE cable behind the glove box||—|
|To GN/WS cable behind the glove box||—|
- Black 10-pin plug on the interior rear-view mirror
- Additional wiring harness installation route
- Connection area behind the glove box
Install the interior rear-view mirror with automatic anti-dazzle facility (TIS No. 51 16 063).” Connect branches A1-A3 to the 10-pin plug (B) X18246 as follows:
Branch A1 to slot 3
Branch A2 to slot 10
Branch A3 to slot 1.
 Connect the black 10-pin plug (1) to the interior rear-view mirror with automatic anti-dazzle facility (2).
Pull the wiring harness through the grommet (3).
Lay the wiring harness in the cable holders under the headlining and then to the right A pillar.
Lay the wiring harness (1) in the cable holders along the A pillar to the glove box.
The wiring harness (1) must not interfere with the deployment area of the head airbag.”
Connect branch A4 to a BR/SW cable in parallel with a miniature connector (1).
In the same way connect branch A5 in parallel to a BL/GE cable and branch A6 in parallel to a GN/WS cable. ↑
This interior rear-view mirror with automatic anti-dazzle facility screen monitor does not require coding. To check the function reconnect the battery. Switch on the ignition and dipped headlights. Cover the photocell on the rear of the mirror with adhesive tape. Now shine a torch at the photocell in the interior rear-view mirror. The interior rear-view mirror must not dip into its anti-dazzle position.
A22 Anti-dazzle interior rear-view mirror
X18246 Black 10-pin plug
Reversing signal connector
Terminal 15 connector Connector 31 earth
BR brown GE yellow