BMW ci Series Car Audio - Car Stereo and Speaker Removal
 
How to Remove and Replace BMW Factory Car Radio
BMW 3 Series
Car Stereo Removal
   
BMW 3 Series
Releasing
Car Stereo
Connector
   
BMW 3 Series
Car Stereo Repair
No Power
   
BMW 3 Series
Aftermarket Car Stereo Installation
   
Aftermarket Car Stereo
Wire Color Codes
   
Factory Wire Harness, Color Codes and Aftermarket Installation
   
NO AUDIO
With aftermarket stereo installation?
   
Speaker Phasing
Installing Aftermarket Speakers and Proper Hook-up
   
Erratic Volume Control
DIY Repair
   
BMW Speaker Removal, Replacement, Hook Up and Install
BMW Radio Removal, Replacement and Installation

How to Remove and Replace
Front Door Speaker

BMW Speaker Removing, Replacing and Installing 1.1) Gently pry screw cover from door open handle cavity.
BMW Radio Removal, Replacement and Installation 2.1) Remove exposed Torx screw.
BMW Speaker Removing, Replacing and Installing 3.1) Remove Torx screw at end of arm rest.
BMW Radio Removal, Replacement and Installation 4.1) Remove Torx screw at middle of arm rest.
BMW Speaker Removing, Replacing and Installing 5.1) Remove Torx screw at leading edge of arm rest.
BMW Radio Removal, Replacement and Installation 6.1) Gently pry "AIR BAG" logo from door panel.
BMW Speaker Removing, Replacing and Installing 7.1) Remove exposed Torx screw in cavity.
BMW Radio Removal, Replacement and Installation 8.1) Gently pry top edge of triangular panel on leading edge of door panel to release.
BMW Speaker Removing, Replacing and Installing 9.1) Lift panel straight up, this releases second clip.
BMW Radio Removal, Replacement and Installation 10.1) Remove panel and set to side.
BMW Speaker Removing, Replacing and Installing 11.1) Gently pry bottom of door panel from door.
BMW Radio Removal, Replacement and Installation 12.1) Work your way across bottom of panel and up each side.
BMW Speaker Removing, Replacing and Installing 13.1) Pull leading edge of door panel from door releasing clips.
BMW Radio Removal, Replacement and Installation 14.1) Swing leading edge of panel to release all clips then up over door lock pin.
BMW Speaker Removing, Replacing and Installing 15.1) Reach behind panel, release connector at upper speakers.
BMW Radio Removal, Replacement and Installation Driver's Side Only
16.1) Place your finger in cavity on door panel a side mirror control.
16.2) Push side mirror control up out of cavity. (You can pry control from outside door panel, but this may scratch or nick the panel.
BMW Speaker Removing, Replacing and Installing 17.1) Gently place door panel back on door.
17.2) Pull mirror control from cavity.
BMW Radio Removal, Replacement and Installation 18.1) Release trigger on mirror control and set to side.
BMW Speaker Removing, Replacing and Installing 19.1) When reinstalling door panel, be sure to feed this connector back through door panel opening.
BMW Radio Removal, Replacement and Installation 20.1) Remove door panel from door again.
20.2) Lift small latch closest to door panel at door open handle cable.
BMW Speaker Removing, Replacing and Installing 21.1) Swing back edge of assembly up and away from door panel.
BMW Radio Removal, Replacement and Installation 22.1) Lift cable assembly from door panel.
BMW Speaker Removing, Replacing and Installing 23.1) Lower top edge of door panel for access to lower speaker.
BMW Radio Removal, Replacement and Installation 24.1) Release connector at lower speaker.
24.2) Remove door panel.
BMW Speaker Removing, Replacing and Installing 25.1) Check door panel for clips. Clips may have dropped to the ground or remain on the door. Pry remaining clips from door and place onto door panel.
BMW Radio Removal, Replacement and Installation 26.1) Remove Torx screws securing speaker to door panel.
   
BMW Speaker Removal, Replacement, Hook Up and Install
Speaker Removal, Replacement and Install

How to Remove Rear Side Tweeter

How to Remove, Replace and Install Speakers 1.1) Remove two Torx screws under arm rest.
Speaker Removal, Replacement and Install 2.1) Grasp leading edge of rear seat bottom cushion.
How to Remove, Replace and Install Speakers 3.1) Pull cushion up to release clip. There are two clips along leading edge of cushion. One each at center of rear passenger seats.
Speaker Removal, Replacement and Install 4.1) Lift entire front edge or rear seat cushion to release hook on rear of cushion.
4.2) Remove rear bottom seat cushion and set to side.
How to Remove, Replace and Install Speakers 5.1) Lower rear seat backs.
5.2) Pull up on outer side cushion and away from back of seat to release clips.
Speaker Removal, Replacement and Install 6.1) Remove rear side cushions and set to side.
How to Remove, Replace and Install Speakers 7.1) Start at leading edge of door jam, pry side panel up to release clips.
Speaker Removal, Replacement and Install 8.1) Work your way down panel toward rear seat.
8.2) Hinge panel up, to release last clip pry panel away from side of car.
How to Remove, Replace and Install Speakers 9.1) Check panel and door jam for clips. Pry clips from door jam.
Speaker Removal, Replacement and Install 10.1) Slide clips into mount.

Note - These clips slide, when installing panel be sure clips mate to openings before snapping into place.

How to Remove, Replace and Install Speakers 11.1) Pull side weather stripping from door jam freeing side panel with speaker.
Speaker Removal, Replacement and Install 12.1) Grasp side panel.
How to Remove, Replace and Install Speakers 13.1) Pull side panel from car releasing all clips.
Speaker Removal, Replacement and Install 14.1) Release connector at speaker.
How to Remove, Replace and Install Speakers 15.1) Unscrew entire speaker from side panel.
Speaker Removal, Replacement and Install 16.1) Remove speaker.
   
BMW Speaker Removal, Replacement, Hook Up and Install
Removing, Replacing and Installing Speakers

How to Remove Rear Deck Speaker

Speaker Removal, Replacement and Install 1.1) Gently pry plastic cover from child seat restraint hook.
Removing, Replacing and Installing Speakers 2.1) Remove cover and set to side.
Speaker Removal, Replacement and Install 3.1) Remove bolt securing hook.
Removing, Replacing and Installing Speakers 4.1) Remove spacer from opening.
Speaker Removal, Replacement and Install 5.1) Gently pry speaker grill from rear deck and remove.
Removing, Replacing and Installing Speakers 6.1) Remove gasket from under speaker grill.
Speaker Removal, Replacement and Install 7.1) Remove screws securing speaker to rear deck.
7.2) Remove speaker.
   

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