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  1. 1997 E36 316i - Alarm reprogramming

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi Guys I need to get my alarm re programmed, do i have to go to a stealer to get it done, or can i do it me self, or a local alarm guy. i am in Poole , if anybody can help? Its in the mode that if i exit the car and return it will go off, not good if mrs and boy in the car.
  2. 2006 E60 535d - No red nose on rear view mirror, No Alarm?

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I just noticed ive no red nose on my rear view mirror, i was sure ther car had an alarm but this dosent appear to be the case. Has anyone retrofitted the factory bmw alarm to the e60 ? If i pick up the rear vieew mirror with the light is it easily fitted/work with alarms? I would prefer an...
  3. 1997 E39 525i - central locking & alarm not working

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi, a couple of months back we went to dublin from liverpool whilst in dublin one morning the central locking failed with the remote key fob i pressed the boot unlock and it worked but when i opened the boot the alarm went off and i had to disconnect the battery when i connected it again the...
  4. 1999 e36 318is - coupe alarm trouble

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi, i have recently purchased the above with 1 key and genuine fob (2 button, red & grey with corner cut off). bought new battery for the fob as fob didnt work but seems not to be the problem. Read through the guide on here on how to program the fob and done everything on there but still not...
  5. 1997 e36 318i - alarm immobilser fuse locations

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    on a 97 e36 318se were are the alarm fuse locations please.
  6. 1995 E36 316i alarm problem

    Auto Electrical Forum
    when car is cold the fob puts alarm on and closes windows and sunroof and locks doors when warm or been in sun fob puts alarm on but wont lock doors or shut windows any ideas thank you peter
  7. 1995 e36 316i coupe HID & Alarm problem

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all, i have a slight problem... i have just installed a hid hit into my dipped beam... but when im driving along and i turn the lights on.. my immobiliser and alarm kicks in and i quickly have to press the button on keyfob or else the car cuts out.... :S but its only started doing it...
  8. 2003 E39 530d, Alarm Not working!!!

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi there Today I was sorting my front bumper corners out as they were damaged for a while so ordered them from BMW they charged me arm and a leg.. Well while I was working on the car I discovered my alarm is not working as I locked the car but windows were down when I put my hand in after...
  9. E36 323i alarm 3g mk2 how to test??

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi guys, just wondering. i have an (R reg)1997 E36 323i coupe with a 3g mk2 alarm fitted as standard. BUT, one of the previous owners have fitted a very poor and very cheap aftermarket alarm. its seriously tat. i have had the car since last year and wanted to fit a thatcham 1 alarm until i...
  10. 1995 E36 323i Where is my alarm?

    Auto Electrical Forum
    I checked the car but can't find the box! Not under the cover of the passenger footwell, not behind the glovebox or steeringwheel. However I do have a siren next to the diagnosis adapter under the hood and have the red LED near the gearstick. Grtz, from Holland
  11. 1999 Z3 2.8i OBC & 3G EWS Alarm problems

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    Hi, I have just bought a Z3 2.8i 1999 to add to my E53 X5 3.0d and 116d fleet. It's really great but there are a couple of elecrical problems that I need to resolve. 1. On-board computer The OBC display displays PPP and does not function, nor does the BC button on the indicator stalk. I know...
  12. 2000 e46 318ci alarm rear view led cable colours

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    So ive installed some alarm leds into my indicators a few weeks ago and i now need a wiring diagram of the alarm to see which cables to tap into for the factory led light does anybody know where to find it or even better tell me which colour they are. Thanks jay
  13. Guide. E36 - Retrofit 3G mk2 Alarm

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi guys, having just got hold of a beautiful 318is last week Ive been determined to get it up to a decent level of spec before I get it out on the road. One thing it didnt come with was remote locking which I find most annoying, so I decided to go about fitting the standard 3G mk2 BMW alarm...
  14. 2002 E46 330ci - faulty alarm

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I lock my car using the key fob and always have done but lately after locking the car about 10 seconds after its locked the alarm sounds. i now have to lock it manually using the key. any ideas on what this may be?
  15. 1997 E31 840Ci - Alarm doesn't like getting wet

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Anybody else had a problem with the alarm coming on in the rain? When it's dry there's no problem but as soon as it rains it comes on. The previous owner had the wing mirrors bolted and alarmed. Could it be something to do with this? A broad question I know but there's a slim chance that...
  16. 1994 E34 525i 3gews alarm

    Auto Electrical Forum
    i have the above alarm (the one with the red and grey button) in my car and i was wondering if and how its posible to get the interior lights to come on when i unlock the car on the fob, i should imagine it is as the interior lights go out when you lock it. cheers
  17. 1997 E36 323i - alarm questions,

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all, first off mr billywhiz, I have read your guide on alarms and it's great, it's whats got me asking this question though. I have the single button, long thin remote, it has mpt1340 stamped on the back. The remote, although the rubber button worn, works great, it unlocks every time and...
  18. 1998 E36 318ti, Didital alarm system 3G EWS fail

    Auto Electrical Forum
    hi still need help on this please. iv done all the steps in billywhizz1984 how too. tried to reprogram my key fob but still nothing iv had to unplug whole thing now to stop it flashing any help please iv tried everything and it was working before i got new fob battery. all fuses are ok but it...
  19. 1999 E36 323i - Convertible Alarm disarming help!

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi i have a 1999 convertible last night we had a party and the keys went missing i have a spare set but the fob stopped working so the car is armed i am guessing if i unlock the door with the spare keys the alarm will go off is there a way to disarm it ?can i disconnect the battery and when i...
  20. 1998 E36 323Ci - TOAD Alarm fault,e36 Coupe

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi,whilst working on my car today (nothing electrical) my TOAD alarm bleeped once by itself and now the 'telltale' light inside is on permanently and the alarm is no longer working at all and Im now having to lock it by 'key in the door' method ???? HELP PLEASE !!
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