Originally Posted by planetscott
I had a brief e-mail exchange with Martin @ bimmernav and he told me that the dealers are clueless and that he has a coding tool which he rents out to his customers. Apparently the ULF units operate in 8 languages, it's just a matter of coding it to the one you want.
I believe this is true for all North American cars.
There was another thread that tells you what to look for in order to determine if your car is pre-wired for Bluetooth.
I'm also considering this retrofit, but I think I would rather get a PROcede first.
It is in the list of features and options:
Pre-wiring for BMW center installation of mobile phone, alarm system
This is regardless of iDrive.