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      11-12-2008, 09:54 PM   #22
Rotary Rasp
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Originally Posted by Booster4075 View Post
The BMW info on the CIC system says the hard drive is "comparable to the hard drive on a home computer or laptop." Its a 2.5" 80 GB drive. In addition, they say the CIC's modular construction make the hard drive independently serviceable - its inside the CIC in the lower half mounted on a slide-in tray. (However, BMW dealers will just replace the CIC as a unit.) If you take the bezel off the front, there is a little rectangular port in which the drive slides out backwards (towards you.) ...see attached
Oh wow, that's great!

It looks very easy to get to.

Last edited by Rotary Rasp; 12-30-2008 at 08:24 PM.