TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

BMW Installation Instructions
EBA – 01 29 0 153 180

These installation instructions are only valid for cars with SA 609 (navigation system)

Important information

The retrofit kit is for use within the BMW dealership organisation only. Subject to technical modifications.

Before installing the retrofit kit, use the latest CIP application to ascertain the car’s status and if necessary update the software in accordance with the action plan. The actual duration of the software update can vary for technical reasons.

Target group

The target group for these installation instructions is specialist personnel trained on BMW 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.

Installation information

Ensure that the cables/lines are not kinked or damaged as you install them in the car.

When installing fibre optic cables, do not bend them through a radius of less than 50 mm.

The installed cables are to be secured with cable ties.

If the specified PIN chambers are occupied, bridges, double crimps or twin-lead terminals must be used. After the installation work the retrofit TV function must be coded using DISPlus, MoDiC III or GT-1 via the Retrofit path.

Ordering instructions

If the car is fitted with a 90 Ah battery, this battery should be replaced by a more powerful 110 Ah battery.

Information on operation

The TV function is only active when the car is at a standstill.

Installation time

Approx. 4 hours, but this may vary depending on the condition of the car and the equipment in it.

Retrofit kit No.

65 50 0 152 381
65 50 0 153 495

Special tools required

Set of installation wedges (009317)

Contents

Section

1. Preparations
2. Parts list
3. Connection diagram
4. Installation and cabling diagram
5. To install and connect the wiring harness
6. To install and connect the aerial wiring harness
7. Concluding work
8. Circuit diagram

1.Preparations

TIS instruction No.
Check the CIP application (see Important information)
Conduct a brief test
Disconnect the negative pole of the battery 12 00 …
The following components must be removed first of all:
Seat bench 52 24 005
Rear backrests, left and right 52 24 015
Centre armrest 52 24 030
Door sill cover strip on the rear left and right 51 47 030
C pillar trim on the rear left and right 51 43 251
C pillar trim on the front left and right 51 43 255
Cover on C pillar at bottom left and right 51 43 230
Aerial booster (no longer required) 65 25 050
Rear screen aerial booster (no longer required) 65 20 220
Boot trim on the left 51 47 151
Release the Top-Hifi amplifier (if fitted) 65 12 070
Release the rear window shelf 51 46 000

2.Parts list

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

Legend

A Wiring harness
B Aerial wiring harness
C Video module
D Aerial booster
E Rear screen aerial booster
F Hexagonal screw with washer M5 x 14 (2x)
G Cable tie (15x)

3.Connection diagram

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

Item Description Signal Cable colour / Cross-section Connection location in the car Abbreviation / Slot
A Wiring harness
A1 Socket contact TV+ SW interior conductor

0.35 mm2

To navigation computer A112 Green 18-pin socket casing X1313

PIN 3

A2 Socket contact TV- Shield

0.35 mm2

To navigation computer A112 Green 18-pin socket casing X1313 PIN 11
A3 20-pin BL socket casing To video module A197 X18803
A4 Fibre optic cables MOST GN

1.0 mm2

To navigation computer A112 X10635

PIN 2

A5 Joint connector contact Terminal 31 BR/SW 0.75 mm2 To the joint connector under the left tail light X13094
A6 Joint connector contact Terminal 30 RT/WS 0.75 mm2 To the joint connector behind the left module holder X1889
B Aerial wiring harness
B1 Coax plug To video module A197 X13348
B2 Coax plug To video module A197 X13349
B3 HF socket casing To aerial booster; C pillar left X13391
B4 HF socket casing To rear screen aerial booster; C pillar right X13390

4.Installation and cabling diagram

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

Legend

A Wiring harness
B Aerial wiring harness
C Video module
D Aerial booster
E Rear screen aerial booster
1 Navigation computer
2 Joint connector X1889
3 Earth post X13094

5.To install and connect the wiring harness

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

When installing fibre optic cables, do not bend them through a radius of less than 50 mm. Remove the navigation computer.

Disconnect the plug X10635 from the black plug (3) and disconnect the outgoing fibre optic cable (2) from PIN 2. Remove the sheath (1) from the fibre optic cable over a length of approx. 250 mm.

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

Connect branch A4 on wiring harness A to PIN 2 of plug X10635.

Connect plug X10635 to the black plug (1).

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

Connect branches A1 and A2 into the green plug X1313 as follows:

  • A1, SW cable to PIN 3
  • A2, shield, to PIN 11

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

Undo and release the tied back joint connector X1889.

Connect branch A6, RT/WS cable, to joint connector X1889.

Lock and tie back joint connector X1889.

Connect branch A5 to earth post X13094.

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

[1] Lay the fibre optic cable (3) from the standard wiring harness (2) behind the module holder (1) to branch A3.

Connect the fibre optic cable (3) to PIN 2 of plug X10642.

Connect plug X10642 to the blue plug of branch A3.

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

[2] Connect plug X1313, (1) and (2) to the navigation computer (3) and install the navigation computer (3).

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

Insert the video module C into the module holder (1) and secure it with hexagonal screws F.

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

Connect branch A3 to the video module C

6.To install and connect the aerial wiring harness

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

Connect branches B1 and B2 to the video module C.

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

Lay branches B3 and B4 to the front into the passenger cabin.

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

Connect the existing plugs to the aerial booster D and install the aerial booster D.

Connect branch B3 to the aerial booster D and install the aerial tuner (1).

Lay branch B4 under the rear window shelf (2) to the right C pillar.

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

Connect the existing plugs to the rear screen aerial booster E and install the rear screen aerial booster E.

Connect branch B4 to the rear screen aerial booster E and install the locking circuit (1).

7.Concluding work

  • Connect the battery
  • Encode the TV function using DISPlus, MoDiC III or GT-1 via path Retrofit.
  • Check the function of the TV function
  • Re-assemble the car

8.Circuit diagram

TV function retrofit kit BMW 7 Series (E65 and E66)

Legend

A112 Navigation computer A197 Video module

N8 Rear screen aerial booster N45 Aerial booster

X1313 Green 18-pin socket casing

X1889 Terminal 30 joint connector

Cable colours

X10635 SW 2-pin fibre optic cable casing

X10642 SW 2-pin fibre optic cable casing

X13094 Terminal 31 joint connector

X13348 Coax plug

X13349 Coax plug

X13390 HF socket casing

X13391 HF socket casing

X18803 20-pin BL socket casing

BL blue RT red
BR brown SW black
GN green WS white
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