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  1. 2002/3 e46 330xd touring diagnostics

    Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    Hi I've just aquired another e46 330d this one has several electrical problems it's an xd touring, february 2003, french car so lhd. I've a uk 330d rhd thats done me two years service with only the yaw sensor replaced (rather drive without it on the french loose gravelly back roads) and love...
  2. Anyone close to Watford who has BMW Diagnostics who is mobile?

    Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    I have a 3 series, E90 with N43 engine with a non running water pump. Which doesnt seem to communicating with ECU. I've done lots myself including changing Water Pump for 2x 2nd hand and 2x new models (on sale or return). checked voltage to plugs and even had ECU Testing look at ECU and then had...
  3. 1999 E39 523i - diagnostics

    Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    ASC+T/DSC and ABS warning lights on (also airbag, but I can sort that out). Tested using MaxiScan OBD2 on 16 pin socket. No fault codes shown. Tried to test using same scanner and 16/20 pin cable on 20 pin socket under bonnet. Scanner powered up but would not connect. Could be MS 309 not...
  4. Please help me use the BMW Computer Diagnostic Software- e63 04 645ci

    BMW Guides and How To's
    I have an 04 645ci with a lot of electrical problems. Prior owner had subwoofers and amp in car which I believe contributed. I purchased the diagnostic software for my laptop. I think it was ISTA? Anyway, I got the full kit with the plugs for my car and everything. I have check engine light...
  5. auto diagnostics.

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all.. 1st..... happy christmas.... can i ask you's.. i have the e61 530d (love it) had the e39 525tds. i have a diagnostic machine.. Autel Scanner MD802 OBD2 this unit works on most if not all obd2...
  6. 2010 E90 330d - Is INPA still one of the best diagnostics s/w?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    As per title, not looked into this since I left my previous work 5yrs ago (who had Bosch KTS), whereas my current place has a not so capable Snap on Solus Ultra :p. I never had a fault with my old 330d e46 in that 5yrs which needed diagnostics! Anyway, sold that a month ago & I've got an e90...
  7. Online BMW diagnostics system

    General BMW Discussions
    Hello everyone, I'm new to the forum as a member although have used the forum before quite a few times to find information about my E53 with M64TUB44. I'm a website developer by heart but with almost 20 years experience I have touched a lot of areas within the IT industry and I have this idea...
  8. 2006 e91 xd Delphi diagnostics

    Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    A garage made my car a diagnostic with this program, I noticed that there are some very specific errors, is it possible for this diagnostic tool to really check such errors ? - *** 5EBA * Steering angle sensor, plausibility - Intermittent Frequency 3 Reset counter 1 Distance...
  9. Does anyone round Birmingham have BMW diagnostics?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    After changing my wheels yesterday I have the asc, handbrake & abs light on. I've just found out after an hour of messing around in the car & 2 minutes on google my Bluetooth obd won't work on my 2001 320d. So, while I'm waiting for my inpa lead to be delivered is there anyone around Birmingham...
  10. BMW Diagnostics INPA Rough Idle Smooth Running Controller in Rayleigh

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi Everyone i have a BMW X5 E53 2006 which has recently got a very rough idle i think one or maybe more of the injectors are not working properly. I got a INPA lead off ebay but i cannot get it to install on my laptop but i need to find out ASAP the readings of injectors so can get sorted before...
  11. Independent specialist - AUTOHAUS DIAGNOSTICS - York

    BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    I have the pleasure in recommending Autohaus Diagnostics in York. They are a BMW and MINI independent specialist run by two highly skilled BMW Senior and Master technicians. I gave them the job of updating the cooling system on my 2004 E46 320i as I had the constant and worrying ‘add coolant...
  12. BMW SSS Software

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hey guys - got the software for my E63, and I want to program some stuff. When I open SSS and select the car etc, it says 'Communication between diagnostic system and radio head is disturbed' - was wondering how to get round this issue? Also what is TIS? Thanks - Duncan
  13. Launch diagnostics v BMW dealership diagnostics

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Does anyone know the Launch system, will if diagnose just as well as the dealerships diagnostic?
  14. 2004 E46 ABS, 4x4 dash lights Mobile diagnostics

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hello all I have the ABS 4x4 and hand brake dash lights coming on , I looking at using a mobile diagnostic firm to come out to me to try and pin the problem down, as I have new tyres, pads and disc , sensors checked , hand brake good, brake fluid good , and still the lights come on, mainly...
  15. Which Diagnostics cable 118d

    General BMW Discussions
    I'm after some advice just bought 118d msport 2009 but my diagnostics cables that work for my E46 don't work with the 118d. From what I have read they changed something and I need a different cable. Can someone who knows point me in right direction to a cable that will work. Thanks
  16. Bmw diagnostics

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Ok guys iv an e46 320d 04 150 bhp and an e60 525d 04. I purchaced a bmcables cable and software. Cable works fine. Softwares limited to tis and a version of inpa that doesnt have all features available. And the rest of the software sold to me by bmcables doesnt work eg sss progman. Bmcables wont...
  17. Hi everyone

    Hello my names Craig and i am a fully qualified auto auto electrician diagnostic and remapper,however i gave it up 2yrs ago to open a hydrographic water transfer printing buisness, that gets in more demand every month. However i still find time to do car electrical work if its intresting,such as...
  18. Can someone recommend a OBDII diagnostics reader - for Mac?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, Looking to buy some layman's software to read my fault codes etc - which is the one to go with?
  19. Diagnostics for 2010 X1 E84

    Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    I have been trying to find diagnostic software for my 2010 X1 E84. All the Ebay sellers list BMs of the same date but not my model number. I have asked a couple if their software will work with my car but have never had a reply. Any ideas? Thanks, johnarthur
  20. North West Based Fault Diagnostics and Coding

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi All, Not sure how many people are knocking about in the North West but if you want any additional feature coding please let me know I can certainly meet up and help. Give me a shout. Follow me on Insta: german auto coding Cheers, Fraz