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  1. BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Hi I have in my e34 3g ews alarm (fitted by dealer) with separate receiver unit and i bought my car without remote fob. ..and I tried reprogrammed but still not working. At the beginning when I plugged alarm control unit lights flashing around 30s without siren because is switch off and each...
  2. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi everyone, I have an 88 325i with ye olde 3G Mk1 siren, It has a soldered chunky battery and I was wondering if anyone has managed to fit a replacement. I've found 7.2v batteries with a twin wire connect on ebay, but I can't find the soldered in type though I'm sure there's a way of adapting...
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hey all, When I bought my car, I had 2 keys & 2 remote fobs - Sadly I've lost one fob :frown. So I went to an official BMW dealer at my town, and they said my car is too old, so a NEW remote fob costs £50 & re-programming will cost £200. But hey come on! why pay £250 just for a remote...
  4. BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    hi all, my mum's z3 has an annoying problem, the alarm keeps going off ( normally early am). first thing I did was check the cctv to make sure no little **** was setting it off. Bmw have fitted new battery, new tilt switch, and sensor in rear view mirror but it hasn't sorted the problem. any...
  5. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys, Over the last few days my alarm has randomly started going off, and when i was driving somewhere the boot suddenly showed as open and then the drivers door did the same even though they were not. Also my radio reception has turned very dodgy, sometimes it is fine and the it goes truely...
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Ill try and keep it short and sweet, cheers in advance for any help, I really want to get this sorted now. Bought the car in spring last year with one fob, its never worked in my ownership (3g MK2 system). I replaced the battery a few months back to no avail, and today finally found time to get...
  7. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello everyone havent posted for a while I would like to say that it was because I have a smooth running reliable E61 but then you would all know im lieing!!!! A few years ago my divesity aerial did the usual leaked got wet and then blew various components around the car. After buying...
  8. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    hi, i have just bought my e36 and it has a cobra alarm fitted, the main control box has been fitted behind the climate control unit on the centre console and, obviously, all the wires are black. now, as i just find this alarm a pain in the ass, and the car is being stripped to be my daily...
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Help woke up today and my alarm was chirping like a bird I disarmed it and it was still going so I had to turn it of by key any help would be much appreciated thanks
  10. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    hi guys can any body help my car wont start. story so far... battery went flat last weekend. recharged, refitted, car wont start. been having issues with it not starting for a while now but ussually after stting then unsetting the alarm it will start. now engine spins over but wont start...
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Sorry if this seems a daft question, but I've checked all the paperwork and it doesn't actually tell me what alarm and immob comes as standard. I believe around this time Thatchams became the norm, but for insurances purpose I need to clarify. Also, is it a 2 stage passive immob? Advice...
  12. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Please help! I called BMW and they said my model and year DEFINITELY should have 12-pin connector for alarm behind glove box, as with others... They didn't ask to check with chassis no - if anyone has this ability, its WBACB52060AP01134 - its a Aug' 1995 320i :) Basically I have had the...
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello All Im new to this so please go easy on me. I have recently purchased a gem of a 1999 E36 Compact and was hoping someone could clear an issue up for me. Q1. What Key and (Mainly) Fob "Should" have been sold with the vehicle ? The vehicle was born in Early March 1999 and I got the chunky...
  14. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi looking for some advice on a alarm problem i have..if i lock my door using the key fob and arm the alarm within a few minutes the alarm will go off for no reason..i have to lock the door with the key in the door now so the alarm does not arm itself.this is annoying now as i can not have the...
  15. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all, MODS -Sorry if this is repeated from the E31 8 Series Forum but no one seems to be replying with any more ideas, so I hope that it is okay to post here. Since I got my 8 Series the alarm flasher -known as the Tell-Tale light from the interior of the car has not been flashing when I...
  16. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Evening all! Tricky one this. Been having problems with the alarm on my early E39. It likes to go off a couple of minutes after being armed, but only when the cars been driven up to temperature. I've tried a fair few things already so I'll cover that now. If I leave it until the next day and...
  17. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Ok so long story short replaced clutch today, disconnected and reconnected battery nw alarm is working but not sounding. Used to beep one time for disarmed an 4 times for disarmed, indicators flashing but no sound.
  18. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    i need to disable this urgently dont have a fob cant put drivers window up any ideas had a look under glove box and can see a box with plugs in but not sure if thats the baby all started when i disconnected the battery alarm is a sigma 2t
  19. Hereford BMW - Bimmerforums Shop
    Hi could I please have a quote for the above thanks
  20. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hello everyone. I have a Clifford g5 alarm system on my e36 m3. I bought the flashing window sticker accessory for it but can't get it to work with the alarm. I have it on a permanent live just now but it is flashing all the time. I just want it to flash when the alarm is on. I tried wiring it...
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