1997 E36 318 Imobilizer problem


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  1. 1997 E36 318 Imobilizer problem 
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    Hi everyone i is new to the bmw world i have just bought my self a 318 is coupe after looking for a good one for ages guess i got it wrong tho as would not need your help lol went to turn the car of yesterday keys come out of the ignition but enginge did not turn of so the only way i could turn the car of was to remove the rear cap on the ignation got car turned of but now can not get it started all the lights turn on but no atempt to fire beenold its a imbolizer problem the car is a 1997 model it has like a egg cup cover over the barrel with to wires running to the imbolizer tryied taken it of and puttin key through it atached to the cap but still nothing so if any one can help would be gr8ful as its doing my head in now thanks
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    try this m8 put the cap with the 2 wires on it back on the ignition barrel insert the key so steering lock is of with the cap you have removed from the bottom of the ignition barrel insert a screw driver and start it up

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