To use iHeartRadio with your BMW vehicle equipped with the ConnectedDrive infotainment system, please download and install both the iHeartRadio for Auto app, and the BMW Connected app on your smartphone.

Download iHeartAuto: Android | iPhone

Download BMW Connected: Android | iPhone

Connecting iOS Devices

  1. Depending on the model year of your BMW vehicle, you can either connect your iPhone to your ConnectedDrive infotainment system with a Lightning USB cable or via Bluetooth. Check your vehicle’s user manual or the My BMW ConnectedDrive customer portal for additional details.
  2. Launch the BMW Connected app on your phone. Log into your profile.
  3. Launch the iHeartAuto app on your phone. You can sign up for a new iHeartRadio account, log into an existing account, or listen without registering.
  4. On your ConnectedDrive system, navigate to the “ConnectedDrive” menu, then follow the steps to connect your iPhone.
  5. iHeartRadio should appear in the list of apps in the “ConnectedDrive” menu, “Media/Radio” menu, or “Radio” menu.
  6. Select iHeartRadio to launch the app and begin listening.

Connecting Android Devices

  1. Connect your Android phone to the ConnectedDrive infotainment system via Bluetooth. Check your vehicle’s user manual or the My BMW ConnectedDrive customer portal for additional details.
  2. Launch the BMW Connected app on your phone. Log into your profile.
  3. Launch the iHeartAuto app on your phone.You can sign up for a new iHeartRadio account, log into an existing account, or listen without registering.
  4. On your ConnectedDrive system, navigate to the “ConnectedDrive” menu, then follow the steps to connect your Android phone.
  5. iHeartRadio should appear in the list of apps in the “ConnectedDrive” menu, “Media/Radio” menu, or “Radio” menu.
  6. Select iHeartRadio to launch the app and begin listening.