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  1. Can we disable the need of braking to change gear

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, In my old car I liked to switch between drive on tick over and neutral when I wanted it to slow down again in slow moving traffic however in the bimmer I have to put the foot on the brakes to switch to drive, is it possible to stop this?
  2. F11 Electric Sliding Boot Cover ?How To DISABLE?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Guys I have read the owners manual but it's rubbish! Can anyone tell me in 'layman's terms' how to stop the electric boot cover from closing when I close the rear tail gate please? Can it be done without removing the whole entire unit? Thanks in advance for any tips. Stevo
  3. Alarm is set and can't disable 2001 330i

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Some weeks ago my old style key stopped locking/ unlocking doors. So I bought a new key battery and replaced it. It didn't work after, so I used the key manually and put off reprogramming the key because I have had to deal with a sickness in the family.... Wednesday I came home and locked the...
  4. F11 Angel Eye Failure disable warning sound?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    BMW F11 520D Touring My DRL/Angel Eye has failed - need to know if there is any way of disabling the very annoying warning sound which continually chimes? & also is there a cheap way to repair apart from buying a new control unit or complete headlight unit?
  5. Any way to disable swirl flaps temporarily??

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I'm having issues with my car, revs bouncing, is there a way to disable the swirl flaps temporarily to see if it runs better without, like you would with a maff. I'm hoping if so then this could be the route of my problem, then go ahead and blank them. I've read somewhere you can unplug the...
  6. How to disable the headlamp washers E90/E91/E92/E93

    Technical Guides for the E90, E91, E92, E93, F30.
    This procedure disables the headlamp washers by unplugging the relevant washer pump. It does not affect the windscreen washers, and does not cause an error on the console. Carried out on a RHD vehicle. The tank is in the front wing on the same side as the washer fluid filler neck. Notes: -...
  7. Disable lock/unlock beeps

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi All. I wonder if anyone knows a way to disable the beeps when I unlock/lock my 118i e87. Can it be done from the car without taking it to a dealer? Thanks for any help
  8. 310 1999 E46 - Disable Total Close/Open?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Bit of an odd one. My remote central locking has never worked. I try and code the key, it flashes but the car never responds. I've tried all variants that are on here; it's just not happening. So I have become accustomed to using the key. Over the last few months though, I have been opening the...
  9. New Key fob wont start the engine. Can i disable the imobiliser?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi I smashed my old fob case and found online a new fob case. I got the key cut and put the circuit board with the chip on and the lights come on my dash but the car wont start. The key fob case seems to be a little bit bigger then mine old one so i assume the chip isnt close enough so isnt...
  10. 2003 E39 530i estate self leveling warning light disable

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I have had to convert my self levelling system back to regular spring suspension. New springs and cups. My air compressor went bad and so did the right rear air bag of the system. The two fuses that power the system have also been removed but the warning light comes on at engine start. How can...
  11. 2014 F34 gt disable rain sensor?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, My car is now 5 months old and the rain sensor doesn't work reliably well. If the car is at slow speeds, and I have the wipers set to intermittent the sensor overrides manual, meaning the wipers don't go on when I need them to. Likewise it doesn't work at high speeds with very light...
  12. Disable stolen key on a bmw

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi I have ordered a D-KAN cable and would like to disable a stolen key, I wanted to know if someone could point me to the right direction(some advice,links, articles will be nice) Thanks
  13. Disable Manual Door Lock?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All Is there an easy way to disable the manual door locks so only the fob works ? Reason i ask is some SOB broke into my car and stole my valet key from the glove box along with a lot of other bits, obviously this can open the doors but little else really (and turn the air bag on and off)...
  14. will a egr delete disable the egr pressure converter?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    ive currently got a quacking noise from the egr pressure converter and i was wondering if anyone had any advice on doing a egr delete rather than buying a new pressure converter. would i still have to replace the converter if i was to do a egr delete as i was going to do the egr delete anyways...
  15. Cant disable my alarm on my E39

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hey, I got a BMW E39 -00 and like the title says; I have no battery in my keys and I cant turn my alarm off. I dont have a alarm thats making sound, but the turn lights wont stop blinking. And if i let the car stand for like 15 min, its stops, but once I do something, like open the door, start...
  16. Disable comfort access

    BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hi, Is it possible to disable the comfort access? on a 2008 730d after once setting it on memory? I know you can do this on Mercs but new to 7 series, Cheers Dave
  17. 2002 X5 E53 - disable factory phone

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Dear all hi, I have a BMW X5 E53 model 2002 with 16:9 navi, and there is installed a mobile phone in the upper part of the armrest. The phone has never operated, does not have a SIM installed and there is a RED flashing mobile network status LED on the 16:9 navi. I never used that phone and I...
  18. Motorola TK30 - Disable "No Network" alerts

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    There seem to be quite a few Motorola TK30 owners here and I wondered if anyone knows how to disable the "no network" alerts it does whenever going in and out of service. This happens a lot around where we live and I find it very annoying. I can't see anything in the settings, but maybe I'm...
  19. 1999 E38 750iL - How to disable alarm system

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    How do I disconnect/disable the alarm system on my 1999 E38 750iL please? Not interested in diagnostics, repairs, I simply want it gone. Can I disconnect the 'speaker'? where is it? where is the alarm system actually situated in the car? Can I rip it out? Thanks.
  20. Engine swap bmw e46 WITHOUT disable ews(tools,cables ready)

    BMW Engine Conversions
    Hello! I have a bmw e46 with bms46 ecu(both engines).I swapped the engine m43b16(broken) with a m43tub19.I want to use the ews protection as well,but the other engine came without the ews module.So,now the car is working with the 1.6l ecu but its like driving a cinquecento. I have the required...