All BMWs How to restore Internet to your car with Amazon Fire TV

Well, I think I finally figured out how to put the Internet back on to my Bimmer and so much more. It now has Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Google Chromecast and a Firefox browser. For those of you who don’t know, BMW stopped servicing the internet feature in its cars this past January in 34 countries. For those who know about me, I like to be the first person to accomplish something whenever possible.

To do it, you only need three parts, a rear camera video input like the NAV-TV BMW12N-DYNAMIC Kit an Amazon Firestick TV device, 4G LTE hotspot, and a Rii i8+ BT Mini Wireless Bluetooth Backlight Touchpad Keyboard with Mouse for PC/Mac/Android. Total cost is less than $700 and it takes about 4 hours to install.


Here is what Fire TV looks like on the I-Drive Control Panel

To get your browser back, follow this link from Troypoint How To Install Browser On Fire TV Or Stick

Here is my website and Java is enabled

Get Sling TV for unlimited TV channels

Enjoy!

About wnrussell

Bill Russell is a cell phone and computer enthusiast.