How to update BMW navigation maps

  • Get into your car, push the Nav button, then the Option button on your controller
  • Scroll down to the last item in the menu called “Navigation System Version“. It will display the currently installed maps like in the example below:
  • Ok so in this example the car needs the PREMIUM map version and the newest at this time is the 2017-2 map. No other version will work on this car (MOTION, MOVE, NEXT etc.) so make sure you choose the right version for your car.
  • All you need is a USB Stick to copy the purchased map files. You will receive instructions on how to copy and update.
  • The Glove Box USB will be used for this procedure, it`s the only usb port dedicated to software updating.