Multilingual BMW Electronic Parts Catalog ETK V3.1.30 2016.04 tested OK

Multilingual BMW Electronic Parts Catalog ETK V3.1.30 04/2016 is verified working fine and covers newest BMW 2016. Now it is available at This is a piece of extremely exciting news for the BMW technicians.


BMW Electronic Parts Catalog ETK V3.1.30 basic information, language, function, historical development, OS, setup instruction are supposed to list one-by-one in the following parts.

Software version: ETK V3.1.30

Read important information on ETK update/installation 04/2016

BMW ETK V3.1.30 language available:

Chinese(Simplified),Chinese(Traditional),Czech,Dutch,English(United States),French(Standard),German.Dreek.Italian,Japanese,Korean,Polish,Portuguese(Standard),Russian,Spanish,Swedish,Thai

BMW ETK V3.1.30 contained content:

Original Spare Parts Catalog BMW ETK contains the information on spare parts and accessories of machines and motorcycles for all regions, since 1932 (machine) and since 1948 (motorcycles).

BMW ETK V3.1.30 historical development:

In version 08.2001 cosmetic changes of the interface are made and the information on antiquarian automobiles and motorcycles (probably for collectors) is added.

Since version BMW ETK 07.2001 (the version of the program 4.0) in the program has been added the new machine, MINI R50, a retort on Alec Issigonisa’s legendary It is established BMW ETK simply, the program is completely established on the winchester, borrows ~900Mb.

BMW ETK V3.1.30 OS requirement:

Starting c versions BMW ETK 04.2000 (the version of the program 3.0) on CD is only the version under Windows.

Compatible Operation System: XP, win7, win8

BMW ETK 3.1.30 2016.4 setup instruction:

Open the CD and copy “ETK_04_2016” compressed file to D:\ and then unrar it.

1.DAEMON Tools lite

1) Open “DAEMON Tools lite” at the desktop. Then right click “Add image” at the blank area and choose D:\ETK_04_2016.


2) Right click “ETK_04_2016” to choose “Mount”.


3) Open Automatically ETK Information – Microsoft Internet Explorer, and a new window pops up, click “No”.

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4) Exit DAEMON Tools Lite.

  1. Setup

1) Open F:\ and click “Setup”.


2) Select BMW ETK language

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3) Click next and you will be automatically taken to the following steps. Please notice the port selection is correct shown as follows.

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4) Make sure “Properties USdealer. filename” as follows.


  1. Go to ETK Electronic parts catalogue installation

1) Select your market e.g Europe

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2) Dealer type: select both (Car dealer and Motorcycle dealer)

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3) Select Brand:

Setup the Rolls-Royce brand, then the Zinoro brand

4) Installation type

Select “Reading in ETK user data that have already been saved”

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5) Transfer backup

Select Path from F:\ETK_04_2016, then click “Skip”

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6) Create new Company, write into both Company and Associate ID, and click “Save”, and then “Ok”

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End of procedure, exit.

Get a window “Select CD-Rom drive”, click “Ok” to select “ETK_04_2016(F:)

Next, get Admin Tool window message saying “please wait, the parts data (Publication data) are being loaded. This may take several minutes”.

The parts data (Publication data) have been read in successfully.

  1. Open ETK(Local)

Newest ETK 3.1.30 user interface

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5.Open ETK Admin

You can check the toolbar options: Data, Log files, Extras, communication and help.

This is the drop list of DATA options: Load publication data, load prices, save other data, load other data.

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First install Note: First install BMW ETK System Administrator all over again is automatically established, and already from it program BMW ETK, BMW TIS is established, etc. The Prices are established too from System Administrator, for this purpose the archive from a diskette containing two files, actually a price and a file a label is unpacked and rushes to a root of disk C, then the item ” gets out To establish the price ” and specify a way to files.

Then the program BMW ETK within 5-20 minutes depending on capacity of the machine loads the prices into the program, after the termination of loading of the prices these files can be removed.

Identification of the machine in the program is carried out on the last to 7 signs VIN of number, all other signs at BMW do not bear what information, except for the data of the manufacturer.