Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

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BMW Installation Instructions

These installation instructions are only valid for cars with SA 602/609/661+650 from 09/02

Important information

Subject to technical modifications.

Target group

These installation instructions are primarily designed for use within the BMW dealership organisation and by authorised BMW service companies. In any event 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. The installed cables are to be secured with cable ties.

Installation time

Approx. 1,5 hours, but this may vary depending on the condition of the car and the equipment in it.

List of special equipment

The following special equipment must be taken into consideration when installing the retrofit kit. The various sections contain corresponding information.

SA 602 On-board monitor
SA 609 Navigation system
SA 661+650 BMW Business radio with CD drive

Retrofit kit No.

65 12 0 153 501
65 12 0 153 502
65 12 0 153 503

Special tools required

E46 installation wedge (00 9 321)
E39 radio puller (65 1 100)
Special E46 radio tool (65 1 110) for SA 602 only

Contents

Section

1. Preparations
2. Parts list
3. To install and connect the AUX connector wiring harness in E46 cars
4. To install and connect the AUX connector wiring harness in E39 cars
5. To install and connect the AUX connector wiring harness in E53 cars
6. Concluding work and coding
7. Circuit diagram

1.Preparations

TIS instruction No.
Conduct a brief test – – –
Disconnect the negative pole of the battery 12 00 …
The following components must be removed first of all:
Glove compartment on the right 51 16 360
Radio receiver (cars with SA 661+650 only) 65 11 030
Multi Information Display (E39/E53 cars with SA 661+650 only) 65 81 010
On-board monitor (cars with SA 602/609 only) 65 52 013

2.Parts list

E46 with SA 661+650 only

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

E39/E53 with SA 661+650 only

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

E39/E46/E53 with SA 602/609 only

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

Legend

A E46 AUX wiring harness with SA 661+650
B E39/E53 AUX wiring harness with SA 661+650
C E46/E39/E53 AUX wiring harness with SA 602/609
D Mounting plate
E Philips screw (2x)
F Cable tie (5x)
G Locking bar (E46 with SA 661+650 only)

2. Connection diagram

E46 with SA 661+650 only

Item Description Signal Cable colour / Crosssection Connection location in the car Abbreviation / Slot
A AUX connector wiring harness E46 with SA 661+650 only
A1 Pawl socket 3.5 mm In glove compartment
A2 10-pin GR socket casing To radio plug X18126 X18805

E39/E53 with SA 661+650 only

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

Item Description Signal Cable colour / Crosssection Connection location in the car Abbreviation / Slot
B AUX connector wiring harness E39/E53 with SA 661+650 only
B1 Pawl socket 3.5 mm In glove compartment
B2 SW 12-pin socket casing To radio plug X18126 X13598

E39/E46/E53 with SA 602/609 only

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

Item Description Signal Cable colour / Crosssection Connection location in the car Abbreviation / Slot
C AUX connector wiring harness E39/E46/E53 with SA 602/609 only
C1 Pawl socket 3.5 mm In glove compartment
C2 SW 3-pin plug casing To plug X14118 X14118

3.To install and connect the AUX connector wiring harness in E46 cars

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

All holes must be drilled precisely as shown in the illustration.

Drill a hole (2) in the rear of the glove compartment (1) with an 8 mm twist drill bit.

Drill the holes (3) using a 3 mm twist drill bit.

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

Insert branch A1/C1 in the glove compartment (1) and secure it to the mounting plate D with a knurled nut (2).

Secure the mounting plate D to the glove compartment (1) using Philips screws E.

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

Drill a hole (2) in the trim (1) with a 3 mm twist drill bit through which you can thread the AUX connector wiring harness.

Dimension a 40 mm

Dimension b 45 mm

Enlarge the hole (2) to a diameter of 20 mm.

Cars with SA 661+650 only

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

Connect branch A2 to plug X18126 and secure it with the locking bar G.

Cars with SA 602/609 only

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

Connect branch C2 to tied back plug X14118.

4.To install and connect the AUX connector wiring harness in E39 cars

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

All holes must be drilled precisely as shown in the illustration.

Drill a hole (2) in the rear of the glove compartment (1) with an 8 mm twist drill bit.

Drill the holes (3) using a 3 mm twist drill bit.

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

Insert branch B1/C1 in the glove compartment (1) and secure it to the mounting plate D with a knurled nut (2).

Secure the mounting plate D to the glove compartment (1) using Philips screws E.

Cars with SA 661+650 only

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

Connect branch B2 to plug X18126.

If the plug X13321 is already in the car, the cables from branch B2 must be disconnected and connected to the same pins in the plug in the car X13321.

Cars with SA 602/609 only

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

Connect branch C2 to tied back plug X14118.

5.To install and connect the AUX connector wiring harness in E53 cars

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

All holes must be drilled precisely as shown in the illustration.

Drill a hole (2) in the trim (1) through the rear of the glove compartment with an 8 mm twist drill bit.

Open the glove compartment and enlarge the hole (2) to a diameter of 20 mm.

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

Insert branch B1/C1 in the glove compartment (1) and secure it to the mounting plate D with a knurled nut (2).

Mark the mounting holes and drill them with a 3 mm twist drill bit.

Secure the mounting plate D to the glove compartment (1) using Philips screws E.

Cars with SA 661+650 only

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

Connect branch C2 to plug X18126.

If the plug X13321 is already in the car, the two cables from branch C2 must be disconnected and connected to the same pins in the plug in the car X13321.

Cars with SA 602/609 only

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

Connect branch C2 to tied back plug X14118.

6.Concluding work and coding

This retrofit system does not require coding.

  • Connect battery
  • Conduct a brief test with DIS/GT1
  • To conduct a function test
  • Connect an external audio source to the pawl socket in the glove compartment
  • Press the “MODE” button several times until “AUX” appears in the display
  • Start the playback of the external audio source

The volume and sound settings can be adjusted using the radio. If traffic bulletins from the radio have been activated, the audio signals from the external audio source will be interrupted when any such bulletins are broadcast.

– Re-assemble the car

7.Circuit diagram

E46 with SA 661+650 only

 

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

E39/E53 with SA 661+650 only

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

E39/E46/E53 with SA 602/609 only

Auxiliary connector retrofit for external audio sources BMW 3 Series (E46), 5 Series (E39) from 09/02, X5 (E53) from 10/02

Legend

A1 Pawl plug 3.5 mm
X18805 10-pin GR socket casing
B1 Pawl plug 3.5 mm
X13598 SW 12-pin socket casing
C1 Pawl plug 3.5 mm
X14118 SW 3-pin plug casing

Cable colours

BL blue
BR brown GE yellow
GR grey
SW black
WS white

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