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      10-03-2012, 01:22 PM   #1
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Are there any good aftermarket touchscreens?

I got to drive a 2013 x3 for the weekend while my car was at the dealer and I thought the I drive was awesome.

I have a non factory idrive on my 335i, and I was just curious if there was any good after touchscreen installs. I saw one on eBay, let me know if its junk or not.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/3G-INTERNET-...item35bf72af22
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      10-03-2012, 01:36 PM   #2
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Idk. I'd stay away. Looks really sketchy + the horrible English doesn't really ease my mind, if you know wha I mean....
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And even If you do get it- it will be nothing like the iDrive.
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There's a vendor on here that sells something similar. Last I checked, however, it had one glaring problem that kept me from buying it: Heated seats don't work with it. Supposedly, they're working on a new model that doesn't have this problem. It may even be out by now.

EDIT: Found it. http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=720765
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      10-03-2012, 02:06 PM   #5
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sell your current car and get idrive -- thats if you want idrive or something like it.

You can get a mount and a pad/nexus7 and run everything bluetooth in your car.
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sell your current car and get idrive -- thats if you want idrive or something like it.

You can get a mount and a pad/nexus7 and run everything bluetooth in your car.
No way. What software and how does it look?
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Check out the Kenwood 6990HD. Someone did a comprehensive post on it in the audio forum. I don't have iDrive, so that will most likely be my next upgrade.
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then purchase an a2dp receiver (scosche makes one for like $15) and a generic bluetooth dongle for 1/4 headphone jack.
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