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      09-30-2011, 12:17 PM   #1
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318i satnav

Hi I have just got a 59 plate 318i with business sat nav! There is one cd drive and when I take the sat nav cd out and play a music cd the sat nav will not work.
Is there anyway for me to have a music cd and sat nav at the same time? If there is how?
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      09-30-2011, 12:29 PM   #2
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Hi I have just got a 59 plate 318i with business sat nav! There is one cd drive and when I take the sat nav cd out and play a music cd the sat nav will not work.
Is there anyway for me to have a music cd and sat nav at the same time? If there is how?
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      09-30-2011, 12:30 PM   #3
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I would consider in iPod.
You could add the Dension 500 if you wanted to browse it on your screen too.
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      09-30-2011, 12:39 PM   #4
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That sounds rubbish. Surely BMW wouldnt design something so stupid.
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a 59 reg should have a 6lf which is usb and aux under the arm rest your need a ipod y cable from bmw , or you could play music off a usb , with both you can control album's, track's etc with the idrive
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      09-30-2011, 04:32 PM   #6
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It's a similar system to my wife's 09 Touran by the sounds of it ie nav no CD, CD no nav. Is there not a USB or card reader somewhere on these that you can copy the contents of the nav disk to?
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      09-30-2011, 05:16 PM   #7
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I heard the business system was meant to be pretty poor but that's unbelieveable! Even the old E46 system was better than that!
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Mine's business and no problems like that.

Don't think I'd have bought that!
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      10-01-2011, 04:08 AM   #9
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Forgive me if I'm stating the obvious but can you not just use the CD changer in the boot?
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      10-01-2011, 07:26 AM   #10
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Actually, the 59 plate should have the later business nav with 2 drives.
You sure it is a facelift 318i and not an old pre facelift that has sat for a year before being registered??
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Forgive me if I'm stating the obvious but can you not just use the CD changer in the boot?
That would be my answer - but maybe the changer is an optional extra?
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I've got business on a 60 plate and can use the NAV and listen to CD's at the same time.
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It 100% the facelift model. I only have one cd drive. It is madness if this is the case and i cannot do anything about it. Even in my old BMW which was 57 plate there was once cd drive however the Sat Nav would work without the cd.
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It 100% the facelift model. I only have one cd drive. It is madness if this is the case and i cannot do anything about it. Even in my old BMW which was 57 plate there was once cd drive however the Sat Nav would work without the cd.
I had the Business Edition Nav with only one drive on my 2009 E91 M Sport. If I remember right, without the disc in you still get the audio instructions and side bar direction arrows but not the map.

That's one of the reasons I went for Prof Nav on the new car.
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Have you tried going into the Nav and inputting a journey, then while underway removing the nav disc and trying a CD?
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      10-13-2011, 03:12 AM   #16
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Yeah it wont show the map only the arrows. I have spoke to BMW and apparently there was a gap where the didn't put two cd drives in or a hard drive. So basically stupid bit of engineering from BMW!!!!!!!
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