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I want to Upgrade my 2004 L322 Vogue infotainment system with iPod integration.

I've read that if I upgrade the Becker BM53 radio module and swap my CD Nav with a BMW MKIV DVD Nav, and the CD-changer for an Intravee II, plus add a few other bits and bobs such as adapters and cables, that I can control my iPod from the steering wheel controls and also have track title, folder tiltle, etc, show up on the infotainment display. My question though is if this will also work with other music apps such as Spotify? If so, what features will I gain or loose compared to the standard iPod music app?

Its been a very long time since I tossed out all my MP3's and CD's in favour of Spotify. I really don't want to have to got through the hassle of having to; purchase, rip and download and create new playlists, all over again... and to have to keep two sets, one for Spotify and one for the standard iPod music app.

One final question - will I need to update the DSP? if so, why?

My infotainment setup has the CD SAT Nav, the DSP, the integrated phone and the CD changer that does not play MP3...
 

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Sorry for late reply :)

I run the Intravee II + KCA420i in my L322 Vogue 2003 and can stream Spotify into the Range Rover car stereo system. This works wonderfully and Spotify have taken care to support the same navigation features in the iPhone as the native Apple music player which means if I launch a song in one of my Spotify playlists to stream from the Internet I can then navigate songs and volume using steering wheel controls.

The navigation experience is limited given that Spotify didn´t exist when these products were on the market. It means for example selecting what playlist to use is not reliable to select from head unit menus but best done on the iPhone/iPad but not such a big deal.

This should work in your 2004 as well. Sound quality is great.
The KCA-420i and Intravee II are no longer manufactured but they show up on Ebay and on specialist web sites now and then. No need to change anything in the DSP. The equipment is installed by pulling the connector from the CD changer and connecting it to the Intravee II which pretends to be the CD changer.

This will work with both the Mk III and iV navigators but with the Mk IV you have much better display of song info and probably better Intravee integration.

Intravee info comes from the BMW community: http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/archive/index.php/t-346739.html
 
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