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  1. OBC indicator stalk & tilting mirror in reverse

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys, I have two quick questions. 1) I'd like to install an indicator stalk with the OBC button to be able to see the outside temperature (I do have the ambient temperature sensor installed), MPG and stuff... Does anyone know if I can enable it with PA Soft BMW Scanner afterwards? I went in...
  2. E46 BMW Business CD antenna connection/wiring; BC button on stalk not working

    General BMW Discussions
    First post! Just got a minter of an E46 325i but there are a couple of niggles I need to sort out: 1. The BMW radio was replaced by an aftermarket one. I want to put the original back in but the previous owner cut the antenna connection and soldered a generic one on. Does the antenna lead run...
  3. 330d New owner, OBC problems

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, New here, just got a 2001 330d touring, more or less given to us from a friend who's had it from new. Brilliant car, runs really well and goes like stink, so very happy. It has some rust around the rear wheel arches which I will get fixed this summer, as the car's too good to see it...
  4. Obc language

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi everyone Ive unlocked my obc test function, my language is set to land 06 france My sat nav screen is set to english. If i turn my speed camera alerts on, the obc goes back to english, but the satnav turns to polish. I cant get them to both be english. Dealership job ? And also...WTF LOL
  5. E39 with High OBC / Wrong Head Unit?

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi guys hoping someone can help please. Picked up an e39 528i which has the High OBC however I’m unable to reset the clock/date or get any of the Trip Computer functions to work. I gather the head unit may be responsible as the clock & set buttons don’t do anything yet the rest of the stereo...
  6. X5 40e OBC hidden menu

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hello, can anyone please let me know when I go the the OBC menu and select check codes I get a list of codes which one of them is CCID 0034 active 0 after a search in google it says the preasure of turbo charger can be low and it can damage the engine but i do not have a check engine light on...
  7. E36 obc kit for sale

    BMW Parts for Sale
    Hi all. My name is Mike and I am an electronic engineer. I own an e36 and recently retrofited 18 Button Obc. Actually I did it twice in my car.. Anyway I bought a kit like everyone else on eBay but it was a horrible experience thats why I went out to scrap yard in a search for another one...
  8. 1993 e36 325i OBC wiring problem

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi there new to the forum hope ive posted in the right place i recently purchased a 1993 e36 325i and i noticed the OBC wasnt working (8 button) however when i removed it there was no wires or connectors that go to the OBC, there is just a messy bundle of wires that goes to the head unit am...
  9. 18 button OBC conundrum. Help

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi can anyone help? I've decided to fit the 18 button to my 1993 BMW E36. After reading the information on here and the wonderful guidance, I decided I would give it a crack. Now, I know theres modules, such as check control, a indicator stalk and the OBC computer that is part of the set up. I...
  10. E36 coupe anolog clock to digital (OBC)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    I know there are a lot of posts relating to this subject on this and all the other beemer forums but I can't find the info I need I want to change the analog clock in my 98 318is coupe for the digital 7 button with temp display. I want to do it installing the OEM harness which I have, I've no...
  11. e34 OBC Not displaying in CCD

    BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Hi all I managed to retrofit an OBC IV into my e34 Touring, it fired up right from the start, it turned out that my wiring harness contained all that is need, besides I do have an factory original BMW Alarm system fitted which helped. I also managed to get my hands on a turn indicator Stalk...
  12. OBC on stereo shows strange readings

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All, I just installed a Dynavin N6 into my E91. Its all up and running nicely however the OBC page shows my oil temp as 200 degrees c, my coolant temp as 57-61 degrees C and my battery as 60V. Can these be true?
  13. E39 520i - OBC Miles -> KM

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Is there any quick way of changing the on board computer from miles to kms? It doesn't seem possible in the hidden menu, and some people are saying it's a dealer job? Thanks.
  14. Bmw 318is coupe - OBC install - didnt come with one from factory

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi there, just this week i brought a BMW e36 coupe, it is quite a basic model and i was wondering will it be possible to install an oem OBC to a car that never came with one and if so how difficult will it be... thanks in advanced ps i apologies in advanced if i don't understand entirely what...
  15. 320d obc fault

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi guys my obc button has not worked now for over 2 years so i decided to get another replacement stalk. bought off ebay and i was told all functions were fully working including the bc button on the car it was removed from. i swapped over the stalks today and the button still does not work...
  16. obc mpg reading over real world

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    In my old e46 my obc was a good 4-7 mpg out but over the past four full tanks in the e90 330d iv done tank to tank calculations and my obc is bang on the money give or take a few points of a mile am i just lucky mine is working or is the e90 just a better system ;)
  17. Dashboard gauge vs OBC temperature problem.

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello. I was searching and Reading but still have some serious doubts that I need some help. My 99 320d M47 is running fine, no leaks, etc but a couple of month ago the main thermostat was replaced because I can't remind it the temp ever rises to the mid center. After that in the hotter days the...
  18. 1995 840 Ci Sport - Front Fog light OBC fault

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Guys, Keep getting this fault, withing seconds of starting the engine. Bulbs are fine, so I assume it's the wiring loom in the pop up headlight that is shorting. Any ideas what I can do to stop the fault, and how to attack the problem ? Thanks Richard
  19. E46 OBC stalk in the Sheffield area

    BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Now I know that this thread has an odd title, but I'll try and explain . . . My E46 was nicely passed on to me by my in-laws and I have spent a fair bit of time, money and effort sorting out some issues. It was in real need of a service - done. It had a "serious oil leak" which the dealer had...
  20. E36 1998 18 button OBC fake consum/range

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi Everyone, So i had broken buttons on my OBC, so i changed it. But with the new one i get fake consum and range datas... I know my car consum is not 5.7 l/100km it is 10. So what could be the problem? Is there any kind of difference between them? Any idea? Thanks!