Some of you may wanna install an Android 4.4 Car Stereo for BMW E53, here's the guidance to help you out:

  • The original dashboard:

BMW E53 original dashboard

 

Steps:

1. Use the plastic trim tool to remove trim strip.

remove trim strip

 

2. Remove the screws marked by red arrows.

remove the screws

 

3. Then take the factory stereo out of your BMW E53.

take the factory stereo out

 

4. Pull out original power plug of the vehicle.

Pull out original power plug of the vehicle.

 

5. Connect the power cables as the below picture showed:

Connect the power cables

 

6. Remove the screws in the spare tire in the trunk.

Remove the screws in the spare tire

 

7. Take out the spare tire.

Take out the spare tire.

 

8. Remove four screws marked with red arrows.

Remove four screws

 

9. And then, remove screws in triangle crutch.

remove screws in triangle crutch

 

10. Take out the triangle crutch.

Take out the triangle crutch.

 

11. Connect the BMW's original plug with the power plug of Android 4.4 car stereo.

Connect the BMW's original plug with the power plug of Android 4.4 car stereo.

 

The head unit after installation.