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  1. I'm an idiot! My keyfob has been through a wash cycle...

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    E64 2006 with Keyless Go. I immediately took out the battery and metal key; there was very little moisture inside. Dried it open in a warm breeze for 24 hours (on floor in front of fridge freezer outlet), then put it in a plastic box with dried rice in a warm place for another 24 hours...
  2. Keyfob no working, tryed all the usual suspects... now I'm stucked Z4 E85

    Auto Electrical Forum
    (SORTED) Keyfob no working, inspected all the usual suspects... now I'm stucked Z4 E85 Well. I arrived yesterday from shooping, and locked the car with the remote. This morning wont open with ether any of my 2 keys. If I open in the door key slot, it does works unlocking both doors, but I'm not...
  3. 14 plate 420d keyfob starting problems

    Auto Electrical Forum
    may be coincidence? but i had a new windscreen fitted saturday then twice that day i had a warning come up on the dash..cant remember the wording but to the effect of cant find remote key so wont start and asks to hold key next to steering colunm! done it again just now but took about 60 seconds...
  4. E46 keyfob issue effecting both keys

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Having collected my nice shiny new (to me) E46 Cabriolet 325CI I have a couple of issues to sort out that are spoiling my enjoyment a little. The main one at the moment is the keyfobs are intermittent for unlocking the car. This effects both keys. Neither will unlock the car if it has been...
  5. F10 keyfob battery - get from a good source!

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Just a warning really, had the dash warning key battery low, went to get a couple of CR2450's from Maplins, make was ATC, replaced battery easily - there's a good youtube vid howto, then a) the alarm went off and had to use the key first use, then seemed to pair, but that's why thought maybe the...
  6. E91 keyfob problem

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I found 2 damaged wires in back door, near Diversity Module, so I connected back both, wanted to check if it works and keyfob started to work, when I did all job with new wiring, found that red/green wire isn't giving anymore 12V.. c checked that wire again, it was ok.. all fuses are ok, what...
  7. Keyfob logo replacement

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi I have a 2006 e90 330d. I have 2 keys, but one of them has a very badly scratched emblem. I bought some sticky backed replacements, but I can't get the original emblem off. I have tried getting a craft knife between the emblem and the button below, but there doesn't seem to an edge to get...
  8. Bmw5 keyfob with digital display

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    First post, first question. Really like the BMW remote with digital display. I have a 5 series 66 plate F10. Can I get this type of remote for this Model? Thanks in advance Paul C
  9. E39 keyfob question

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi i have the diamond keyfob and the remote central locking has stopped working its the keyfob at fault. my question is if i buy a keyfob off ebay can i program it to work on the central locking and then use my current key to start the car ?
  10. Keyfob repair

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I case anyone has a dodgy key, I bought a 320 came with two keys one working perfectly the other started the car but wouldn't work the central locking, took a chance and sent it to this guy through eBay, excellent service the guy repaired key and sent it back next day, he even messaged me...
  11. 2008 e91 key fob - two of three buttons don't work

    Auto Electrical Forum
    We just bought a used e91 330d and after getting it home found that one of two key fobs has issues. Only the tailgate button works, the other two do nothing. The other key fob works fine and I haven't observed any other unusual electrical issues. This is a non-comfort access car. The car...
  12. Locking keyfob inside car

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hello I have a 2015 530d m sport with comfort access. Is it possible to remove the key from the keyfob and lock the keyfob inside the car? Thanks Mitchell
  13. 2006 E90 320D Keyfob Buttons not Working

    Auto Electrical Forum
    I started off the day by removing the BMW Professional radio and going through the process of replacing the LCD. Mission success, no more dead pixels, I can actually navigate the menus around the thing, it is now useful! I went off to work and I locked my car using the keyfob, all was well. I...
  14. Ref Diamond Keyfob

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Ok.. E46 318 2003 touring. Got a brand new keyfob.. Still a no goer. Went in for major servicing and was told the car battery was on its backside. (always started first time but hey ho).. New battery got, synced the key and worked first time. Worked for about 2 weeks. Come out this morning...
  15. NEW Keyfob E46

    BFuk Open Topic
    Ive noticed my bmw E46 keyfob seems to be getting weaker by the week. I cant even unlock/lock it without standing right next to it lately. Whats the best option? new key / replace battery?
  16. E90 320i - Program keyfob

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, Is it possible to program an additional keyfob yourself?? I only got one when i purchased the car and now just worried about losing it. Have seen these on eBay BMW 1,3,5 SERIES X5 X6 3 BUTTON KEY FOB 868Mhz REMOTE CONTROL + NEW BLADE ! | eBay , is it possible to program this yourself...
  17. Help: E36 328is Door

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello friends! I am new to the forums and have been wanting to ask a few questions regarding my fiances car. My fiance owns a e36 1996 bmw 328is. She has been having trouble with her car recently with her doors. I'm not to sure if they are double locked but here are the symptoms: 1. Key fob...
  18. E83 keyfob charging

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    I know that the Keyfob for the E83 X3 (the diamond shaped fob) charges the rechargeable battery in the keyfob when in the ignition and on a run. I dont at the moment do very long runs and was wondering if there is another way of charging the battery away from the car.I believe it is via...
  19. E46 folding mirror module behind glovebox,can it be coded to the keyfob?

    Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    E46 saloon folding mirror module behind glovebox,can it be coded to the keyfob? As in the title,i have recently retrofitted folding mirrors to my car and im wondering if the mirror module that's behind the glovebox can be coded in any way to fold/unfold the mirrors using the key remote.I have...
  20. 2006 E87 118D Sport keyfob problems

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hello I am new to this forum as I have just bought a 118D sport from Copart. Car is a CAT D with minor damage. On Wednesday when the car was delivered the driver jumped it with a booster pack and left it on the drive later I started it again with the help of a spare battery and jump leads. The...