Had my V1 and Redline hardwired by BB. Yeah get the smart cord they charged me $29.99 minus the smart cord. They tapped the fusebox not the sunroof on my E90 and ran the wire up the A pillar. Escort live is not worth the money IMO, especially if you don't live in a big metropolitan area, there will be zero users
Active Autowerke Stage 2 tune/BMW Performance Exhaust/ Countermeasure enthusiast.