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  1. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Morning , I have just gone out to get a few bits and pieces at the local shop , reversed my car into a space and it made a "gong" sound when in reverse , again when parking back at home , I have had this car for 2 years and it has never done this , I haven't changed anything to make this...
  2. BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Applies to E34 and E32, same parts are used on both cars. Yesterday I came into the garage and hear the chime constantly making noise, gong, gong, gong. Could not be a weak battery, as I had the battery on the charger and the battery is just 6 months old. Anyway, tested the battery, o.k...
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi there everyone, i'm having a very annoying issue with my warning sounds. When i open my driver door, it does not show up on my display as open, and the interior lights dont turn on. And when i leave my headlights on, the warning chime does not sound. I know the speaker works, since i still...
  4. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hey there guys, I just bought a 188d 2005 and I'm pretty amazed by how nice this car is. I bought it from a dealer near Munich and it's in pretty amazing condition as well. I have a few questions. First of all, I noticed that there is no indicator / hazard lights "ticking" when I use them. And...
  5. Auto Electrical Forum
    Just wondering where the gong speaker was located in the bmw 1 series 2005, is it in the instrument cluster on the pcb, or is it an external speaker? The reason I ask as none of my audible warnings are working, nor are my indicators clicking. Thanks.
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi chaps, On my obsessive quest to fix all of my e30's niggling problems brings me the next to the next issue I want to resolve... please read. When I leave my keys in the ignition and lights on and open the drivers door it doesn't chime to warn me. I know the door sensor is good as the...
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    i randomely keep getting a chime going off in my car. happened last night when i pulled up,blasted about 4 times. theres no gong fitted as im aware,the panel where the gong should clip is empty,with no hole cut for it. could it be a roof sensor maybee?
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Right, when I start my car there is a chiming noise from under the dash. Sometimes it does it randomly when driving along. What the hell is it for? It's doing my head in! Is it indicating a fault of some sort? Regards, Stu. :)