General malfunctions

▷ CD/DVD changers and players have been optimized for performance in vehicles. In some instances they may be more sensitive to faulty CDs/DVDs than stationary devices would be.

▷ If a CD/DVD cannot be played, first check whether it has been inserted correctly.

Make sure that no foreign objects or liquids Foreign bodies/liquids in the CD/DVD slot
Make sure that no foreign objects or liquids get into the CD/DVD slot; otherwise, the CD/DVD player will be damaged.◀

Humidity

High levels of humidity can lead to condensation on the CD/DVD or the laser's scan lens, and temporarily prevent playback.

    See also:

    TeleService Report
    Transmits technical data that is evaluated for the ongoing development of BMW products from your vehicle to BMW in regular intervals if necessary. TeleService Report is activated in vehicles that ...

    Car washes
    Notes Steam jets or high-pressure washers When using steam jets or high-pressure washers, hold them a sufficient distance away and use a maximum temperature of 140 ℉/60 ℃. Ensure th ...

    Playback
    1. Switch on the external device and start the playback. 2. Open the start menu with the remote control. 3. Select "AUX". 4. Press the button. Playback For devices without a vide ...