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  1. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    This is a bit odd, as part of the display is fine, the part that shows which gear the auto is in works as I would expect, but the rest, that show the mileage, the trip, and if doors etc are open is quite dim, and hardly readable - is this fixable? I have tried changing the dash lighting, but it...
  2. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Firstly, I apologise if these questions have been done to death, I've tried to use the search function but without much luck. 1. My unit/display has the dreaded loss of pixels: is there a recommended refurb specialist on this forum, or, is it just a case of replacing it with a new/refurbished...
  3. General BMW Discussions
    I have an E39 with a few dead pixels in the instrumental cluster does anybody know of a place on the northwest (Manchester) where i can get them fixed? cheers
  4. BMW Tuning Forum
    Does anybody know of a service in Manchester to repair the dead pixels in an instrument clster? cheers also is it possible to make the satnav display brighter? cheers
  5. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi All I know everyone has had issues with the MID unit and the display not being clear. I am the same plus my radio/cassette is completely illegible so much so I cannot even get the code in to see if it works. Anyway thanks to Timm I eventually managed to remove the radio despite shredded...
  6. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi everyone, Im new here, i have BMW e39 535i auto, OBC is gettin worse and worse so i need you to help me find out what it could be before i get if fix, its allway shows when ignition is on for about 20 seconds, dissapear, and when turn ingnition off it come up again for 20 seconds, hope its...
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    My tape player headunit has a few rows of deal pixels. Annoying to say the least. Is there any way to fix them? I know the common answer is 'fit an AM HU', but I really want to keep things standard (at least on the surface heheh) and will also be keeping the 6CD changer...once it's working! As...
  8. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, After being off the road for a couple of months the radio display has lots pixels missing off it. This has been getting worse for a while now but they always seemed to recover when the display had been on for a long time. However now there seems to be more not working than ever so wondered...
  9. General BMW Discussions
    Hi ther i brought a cheap bmw 840ci at the weekend, the word cheap :embarrassed is what i mean the pre owner did not tell me of such issues;- The pixels work ok reads fine but doesn't light up, bulb or new strip? I think my fuel tank is split wont let me put anymore than half in without it...
  10. Auto Electrical Forum
    This, in particular: It still works, but obviously not the right way. Did the Test 02 and everything is fine, it's the range of movement that has changed. It goes from that position shown on the picture to 3/4 of the meter. I think it is a simple fix, matter of turning the back of the meter...
  11. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    hi and welcome to you all i am a new member to this site but i have previously owned a 735 and currently have a 525d and have also just got a 840csi for a fun weekend car and am wondering if anyone can help ??? on my 840 the pixels on the radio in the console have started to go any details for...
  12. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all. I have to correct my 540's instrument pixels. Do I chose a carbon ribbon or silver ribbon to effect a lasting repair? Both suggest they are best.
  13. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    hi the digits on the display of my oe stereo seem to be corrupted,bits of the characters are missing,any idea whats caused this and is there a remedy,apart from replacing it? cheers
  14. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I had a large number of dead console pixels - followed the advice of a number of other posters to the forum and got in touch with Rudi in Southampton at http://www.bmwpixelfix.co.uk/ So I've just got back from Southampton (I live in SW London) where he removed the console from my car (1998...
  15. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, im new to the forum and thought take opportunity to say high. Im currently re-building a 99 540, which has gone into electrical meltdown. One of the problems are missing pixals on the display under speedo, does anybody have a relaible fix for this, preferably avoiding giving the local...
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