a risk of property damage. Only connect bat‐
tery chargers for the vehicle battery to the
starting aid terminals in the engine compart‐
If metal objects fall into the socket, they
can cause a short circuit. There is a risk of
property damage. Replace the cigarette lighter
or socket cover again after using the socket.◀
Front center console
Remove the cover or cigarette lighter.
Rear center console
Remove the cover.
In the cargo area
The socket is located on the right side in the
USB interface/AUX-IN port
Mobile devices with USB port can be con‐
nected to the USB interface.
A mobile audio device, e.g., a MP3 player, can
be connected using the AUX-IN port.
The following devices can be connected:
▷ Mobile phones supported by the USB in‐
The snap-in adapter features a separate
USB port that is automatically connected
when a compatible mobile phone is in‐
▷ Audio devices with USB port, e.g., MP3
▷ USB storage devices.
Common file systems are supported.
FAT32 and exFAT are the recommended
Information about compatible USB media can
be found at www.bmwusa.com/bluetooth.
The following applications are possible:
▷ Exporting and importing driver profiles, re‐
fer to page 44.
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