Nope I'm not...the installation instructions clearly state that the system needs to be coded to recognise the amp. Suggest you Google the instructions for the kit for models after March 2009.
Oh also, thanks for your positive and encouraging words - you are a real motivator arenít you.
Originally Posted by gaza01
Eh???...read loads of alpine upgrade threads. Never heard of the car needing recodig to recognise the amp! The supply to the amp is tapped off the speaker signal to the fronts after its left the head unit. Power is straight from the battery in the boot. The install is completely outside the intricacies of the bmw computer / coding requirements. Sounds like you're getting ripped off double time!!!