The Basics to Drive a Manual Transmission Vehicle

I feel that every driver should at least know how to drive a stick shift car. The sense of control and power that comes with a manual is unrivaled. I hope this video can give you the idea of what it takes, and how, to drive a car with a manual, or standard transmission. Car used in this video: 2000 BMW M5. Check out our sister E39Source website: http://www.E39Source.com BMW E65Source: http://www.youtube.com/E65Source

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**PLEASE READ FULL DESCRIPTION FOR PART NUMBERS AND VALUABLE INFORMATION** Read the full article on http://www.E39Source.com/archives/1757 that describes the whole process in text, with photos. Objective: I am adding Auxiliary Input and SIRIUS XM Radio to my 02/2000 BMW E39 M5. This install requires ALL of the following hardware, plus the MKIV Navigation computer if you have not upgraded, and the 16:9 navigation display. An installation video for those upgrades can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EYUndmzuyvw PART NUMBERS: BM53 Radio to Support MP3, AUX, and SIRIUS XM: 65126988275 SIRIUS XM Receiver: 65120439437 C43 to BM53 Radio Harness Adapter: 61126913957 C43 to BM53 Radio Antenna Adapter: 61126913955 C43 to BM53 Radio CD Changer Adapter: 61126924785 **For Cars with DIGITAL DSP** BM53 Radio to SIRIUS Module Cable: 65128364756 SIRIUS Module to CD Changer Slave Cable: 84110150526 Auxiliary Input Cable: 82110149390 SIRIUS Installation Bracket Kit (Bracket, bolts, zip ties): 84110141975 **If you Need** Trunk Carpeting Expanding Rivets: 61316909903 XM Antenna I bought: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000E7WI0O/ref=oh_details_o00_s00_i00?ie=U TF8&psc=1 XM Antenna FAKRA Adapter I bought: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00BCL8HJW/ref=oh_details_o00_s00_i01?ie=U TF8&psc=1 Additional XM Antenna FAKRA Adapter I bought: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0083TX86S/ref=oh_details_o00_s00_i02?ie=U TF8&psc=1 That is a list of every part you will need, at least if your application is like mine. AUXILIARY INPUT INFORMATION: You will need to move the three pins that came in the aux input cable (82110149390) to the adapter harness for the new radio (61126924785). Pins 3, 4, and 10 need to be moved. This process is simple if you take your time and be careful. Nothing to worry about! PIN 3: Red/White LEFT CHANNEL AUDIO PIN 4: Blue/White RIGHT CHANNEL AUDIO PIN 10: Brown/White GROUND A PIN DIAGRAM of the entire BM53 Radio Harness can be found here: http://www.m5board.com/vbulletin/attachments/e39-m5-e52-z8-discussion/13847 2d1311002003-car-stereo-experts-please-help-new-gen-bm53-pinout.jpg IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT DIFFERENT BM53 RADIO PART NUMBERS: 65.12-6 904 213 No aux input, no Sirius, no MP3 65.12-6 904 214 No aux input, no Sirius, no MP3 (re-manufactured part number) 65.12-6 919 080 No aux input, no Sirius, no MP3 65.12-6 919 081 No aux input, no Sirius, no MP3 (re-manufactured part number) 65.12-6 922 512 No aux input, no Sirius, no MP3 65.12-6 922 513 No aux input, no Sirius, no MP3 (re-manufactured part number) 65.10-6 933 089 Aux input, no Sirius, no MP3 65.10-6 933 090 Aux input, no Sirius, no MP3 (re-manufactured part number) 65.12-6 927 910 Aux input, Sirius, no MP3 65.12-6 927 911 Aux input, Sirius, no MP3 (re-manufactured part number) 65.12-6 943 449 Aux input, Sirius, no MP3 65.12-6 943 450 Aux input, Sirius, no MP3 (re-manufactured part number) 65.12-6 964 398 Aux input, Sirius, no MP3 65.12-6 964 399 Aux input, Sirius, no MP3 (re-manufactured part number) 65.12-6 972 664 Aux input, Sirius, no MP3 65.12-6 972 665 Aux input, Sirius, no MP3 (re-manufactured part number) 65.12-6 976 961 Aux input, Sirius, MP3 65.12-6 976 962 Aux input, Sirius, MP3 (re-manufactured part number) 65.12-6 988 275 Aux input, Sirius, MP3 65.12-6 988 276 Aux input, Sirius, MP3 (re-manufactured part number) Check out our sister E39Source website: http://www.E39Source.com BMW E65Source: http://www.youtube.com/E65Source BMW E46Source: https://www.youtube.com/user/E46Source




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