Hello Every one. This is Sophie again.
Many customer don't know how to update bmw icom hardware. When they buy a new bmw software. They want change, they met the problems ,the device or the software not work. This is the situation I met when I change the bmw icom a2 2014.10 software.
So when you want just change the HDD of your bmw icom laptop, what should you do to make the hardware match your new software? Here sophie give you step by step how to do it.
1. Please connect ICOM with Lan cable to the computer, charge ICOM via 12 power adapter
2. Use IE explorer to open 169.254.76.148:60080/ user ID/password: root/NZY11502
3. Click” update firmware”. You will get the ICOM hardware version
4. Choose “ICOM-BootImage-01-22-00.bin”, set the “image type” into “ SYSTEM”, then click “ send the file”
5. When it shows” write the image file to the flash?”, click “yes”, then light in ICOM will turn red
6. Then it shows "The SYSTEM IMAGE update was successfull", click” update firmware”
7. Choose “ICOM-ApplicationImage-01-36-02.bin”, change image type to APPLICATION, click” send the file”, it will take some mins to finish
8. When it shows: "Write the image file to the flash?", click “ yes”, then ICOM light will turn to red again
9. When all runs ok, click” reboot”
BMW ICOM A2 Price: 395usd