iDrive (CIC) Multimedia Video Interface with Digital Radio &
Digital TV control and PIP.
Xcarlink v4 Multimedia Video Interface takes multimedia integration to
level by offering a range of additional features. Not only can you
connect any video source
to your original factory fitted display (such as DVD player, TV Tuner,
Video, games console etc) ; it also allows you to control Digital TV
Digital Radio (DAB) via the original iDrive controller for a fully
It features a dedicated rear camera input with parking guidelines that automatically displays on your screen when the car is in reverse.
interface also supports the Picture in Picture (PIP) function, which
allows the original PDC and rear camera can be viewed on the screen at
the same time. The
PIP also allows the external video source to be
displayed together with the original display, for example a split
showing both OEM Navigation with Digital TV or DAB.
the BMW iDrive Navigation System (CIC) from 2009-2013
1 Series (E87),
3 Series (E90, E91,E92), 5 Series (E60, E61, F10), 6 Series (E63), 6
Series (F12). 7 Series (F01), X3 F25 (2010-2013), X5 (E70) and X6
(E71), Z4 (2009-2013)
The kit includes
video interface is fitted to the back
of the screen and includes a plug and
play harness. Once installed, press and hold the MENU button on your
iDrive controller to switch to the video inputs. The DAB module is
connected to AV1 and DVB-T connected to AV2 if these devices are being
installed. The interface automatically switches to rear camera when the
car is in reverse gear.
Any other DVB-T or DAB module can be used but please note that it would only be possible to control via the original iDrive system when used with the modules that we supply (selectable from the drop down menu above)Optional Extras:
Select from the drop down menu above to add the following options specifically designed for use with our interface.
DAB Digital Radio Interface
Retain the original look of your vehicle whilst adding the DAB and DAB+ function. Displays station list and station/track/programme information on your screen and use your iDrive controls to change between the stored stations. This is the ideal solution if your vehicle was not supplied with the DAB option as standard.
DVB-T Digital TV Tuner
digital TV anywhere you go in your car. This high quality digital tuner
is supplied with dual amplified window mount antennas for superior
especially when on the move. It is perfect for use with our
interface and you will be able to use the original iDrive controls to
channels. There is also a USB input for playback of audio and video
The rear camera is specifically designed to fit the boot lid handle of the BMW. Please select from the required model from the drop down menu.
The front camera is specifically designed to fit the grill on the front of the car.
Money Back Guarantee:
We have extensively tested this product and are confident that it will work with all factory fitted systems in the car models listed above. You do not need have a factory installed TV Tuner or have anything enabled by a BMW dealer. Nor do you have to have to have any optional extras installed when the car was ordered. If for any reason you are not completely satisfied or have any issues with compatibility you can return it to us for a refund.
The system is interned for passenger use only. We cannot accept any liability of any material or personal damages caused by the installation or use of this product. Therefore, installation of this product will be performed at the user full responsibility.