Backup Camera/Navigation Unlock Interface

$349.95 BCI-CH21

For Select Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep/RAM vehicles


Backup Camera/Navigation Unlock Interface

Installation Instructions

  • Download the latest version of the BCI PC Application. It is VERY important that you use the latest version.
  • Download the latest version of our firmware.
  • Extract the firmware file and setup file from the .ZIP files that were just downloaded.
  • Connect the interface to the computer's USB port and install the update.

Detailed Instructions

  1. If this is the first time using the BCIPC Application, run and install “bciexe”. This will install the PC Application onto the computer. The BCI program will then install the update files from the computer to the interface.
  2. Open the BCIPC Application using the new shortcut created on your desktop.
  3. Connect the BCIinterface to the computer using a standard to micro USB
  4. Click the "Firmware" icon.
  5. Click “Select File” and browse to the new firmware file. The new firmware can be found where you saved it before beginning.
  6. Once the file is chosen the update will begin. When successful it will show the text "Update Completed".
  • Firmware Download, Version (Released on June 28th, 2017)
    Release Notes

    New Features

    -Added BCI App support for:

    ---Front Camera Control

    ---Rear Camera Control

    ---Programmable Outputs 1, 2, 3

    ---New programmable outputs provide control of other accessories

    -Added “On-Demand Activation”

    -Added a reset, push and hold for 5s

    -Updated LED Operation


    -Audio cutting out when manually activating reverse camera when using Uconnect “USB, BT” to listen to audio

  • Firmware Download, Version (Released on September 1st, 2016)
    Release Notes
    Adds VS41 support for Blind Spot and Front Cameras
  • Firmware Download, Version 1.1.2 (Released on August 10th, 2015)
    Release Notes
    Initial Release
  • Utility/Other, Version V6 (Released on November 21st, 2017)
    Release Notes
    BCI PC Application

The BCI-CH21 is a plug-and-play kit that allows you to easily add a back- up camera to select Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep vehicles with CAN-Bus while retaining factory settings.  Ditch the wires and discover the simplicity of true plug-and-play. Simply disconnect the factory connector and connect our T-Harness inline. Use the bank of dipswitches to give your customers exactly what they need, turn on and off features for a truly customized installation


  • Adds reverse camera input
  • Unlocks navigation entry while vehicle is in motion
  • A/V input capabilities
  • Provides VES activation
  • Works on all touchscreen radios (MyGig)
  • Works with a variety of EchoMaster back-up cameras
Product Revision History

Current Revision #: Description: Adds BCI app support for: Front Camera Control, Rear Camera Control, Programmable outputs 1, 2, and 3. Adds On-Demad activation support and master reset functionality. Updated LED operation to match other BCI modules. Fixes issues seen with audio pausing while using uConnect audio and forcing reverse camera.  Release Date: 7/28/17

Revision #: Description: Adds Blind Spot camera and VS41 support  Release Date: 9/1/16

Revision #: 1.1.2 Description: Initial Release Release Date: 8/25/15

BCI-CH21 Instruction Manual
Rev. 032317 ***Only applicable to revision 1.1.9 firmware or higher on BCI-CH21***
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BCI-CH21 Instruction Manual
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BCI-CH21 Instruction Manual
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