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      11-08-2012, 08:57 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by wdimagineer View Post
Physically the controllers are the same dimensions so that at least doesn't prevent a retrofit and also means BMW doesn't have to redesign trim elements. A software upgrade will be required, for certain. On vehicles without touch, coding can probably enable it.

The only thing that might be necessary is additional wiring, but I suspect the existing connector can transmit the touch data. It is only 4 wires (12V, GND, data in, data out) but is fully bi-directional.
Sounds good to me I am in countdown mode right now - 20 days to go!!
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