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  1. E90
    Hi All, After rebuilding my n43 after chain guide failure I’ve had a few low oil pressure warnings. Checked the pressure on inpa and it seems fine. I would like to log the inquired and actual pressures. Can anyone help with the message protocol and can message id’s involved ? I have a k+dcan...
  2. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello everyone! This is my first post on this forum, so if this thread is in the wrong section, please forgive me. :D I have a '99 BMW E46 316i, a few months ago I have installed an aftermarket navigation that I ordered from a chinese site. It runs windows CE 6.0. Everything is fine, I had no...
  3. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi All, I have been lurking on Bimmerforums since I took the plunge and bought an 07 silver 330d se auto with 39k miles under it's belt in March 2013 (it's now up to 54k). I am absolutely bowled over by this car and enjoy every minute behind the wheel. I now understand all the fuss about BMW...
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, Hopefully a quick question. I have an E46 323Ci coupe on a 2000 W-reg. I'm looking at upgrading the headlights to a set of projectors with 6000k HIDs. From previous cars, I've always had to look out for CANBUS compatible setups. Do I need to worry about this on the E46? I've seen...
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hey just wanted to no if someone knows whether my car is canbus or not as i wanted to fit a hid kit.....? much appreicated :)
  6. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi Does anyone have any experience of these error free canbus LED bulbs which are designed as an alternative to normal bulbs? I'm thinking of replacing my brake lights and indicators to these ( approx £15 pair) and wanted to know whether they were bright enough and if they are really error free...
  7. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Help, I am looking to install a tracker but need a trigger if the factory alarm (DWA?) is set off. It can be either a switch to ground or a switch to +12v (above 6v). I do not know anything about CAN bus but was thinking that the CAN signals went to a controller which then either supplied a...
  8. General BMW Discussions
    I need to do some work on the ECU on a customers e93 N55. The ECU is housed in the waterproof casing under the bonnet so I can't get to it there. Where can I access the powertrain CANbus? FYI it's a left hand drive. Any help would be much appreciated.
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