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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all , I have found most answers to things I needed with search but struggling with this issue - My spare key didn't work remotely to unlock etc and then my other key stopped working to remotely operate the cl After changing one battery (diamond key) the issue still wasn't resolved so I...
  2. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello! I'm planning to get a new battery for my car. Does anyone know if a reprogramming of the ECU is recommended afterwards? Talked to a guy at the local BMW shop and he was not sure if my car was new enough for it to be something to do. It's a 320d btw. 150hp version
  3. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi, I need help as I have changed the maf from the old type one which is no longer to the new type one and found out that the car needs reprogramming to accept the new maf, is there anywhere in the Birmingham area or near who can do it any recommended garages who know what they are doing or any...
  4. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I took my 335i into Sytner in Ascot yesterday for concerns over possible wastegate rattles. Expected answer came back saying no faults or error messages found (to be fair its running like a dream it just sounds like a bag of spanners). They advised that the cars software needed updating. To be...
  5. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All, Newbie here - looking for some help and happy to pass on any advice! I've replaced the O rings on the Vacuum pump (maybe leaking) and am replacing the Eccentric Shaft Sensor (ESS) as well as the gaskets for this and the VVT motor. I know my ESS is on its last legs as their is oil...
  6. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hey guys, is there a way to program a second hand cas to work with my key fob? BMW have told me I need a new cas at 300 (excluding coding).
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    E46 318I SE 1998 Keyfob Wont Reprogram? Hi all. After doing a massive amount of work to my Bmw E46 318I SE 1998, my keyfob no longer works. I removed the battery from it to change it as it died and since then no longer works remotely but works as normal in the actual door lock itself. Locking...
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, this is my first post so appoligies if it is in the wrong place or it has been covered before (I couldn't find it). Please can someone help me. I have two keys for my car. One works as it should, but the other will not work. i have tried to reprogram it but it fails to fire the CL. It will...
  9. Auto Electrical Forum
    I recently acquired a E36 Sport touring however the previous lady owner told me she had the alarm disconnected as it kept going off. This means I have no remote centra locking which is getting quite annoying. I have the 2 working keyfobs (red and grey buttons) and have located the alarm module...
  10. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello BMW fans and mechanics !! I just changed the Engine , on my BMW E39 530D Auto , now i need to change the gearbox oil and engine oil , after that i dont know : Should i change main brain ( computer ) or i can just reprogram it ? Thankyou !!!! WAiting for you responds !!!! !!! PLS ASAP !!!
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hey all, When I bought my car, I had 2 keys & 2 remote fobs - Sadly I've lost one fob :frown. So I went to an official BMW dealer at my town, and they said my car is too old, so a NEW remote fob costs £50 & re-programming will cost £200. But hey come on! why pay £250 just for a remote...
  12. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi im not sure if this thread is in the right place but im looking at replacing my GM5 unit with a second hand one iv found at my local scrap yard, i understand you just cant swap the units over as they have to be reprogrammed or recoded, but can you do this yourself, if so how???
  13. Auto Electrical Forum
    This seems to be a common thread but bare with me. Firstly I only have one key, it starts the car and its the 3 button type... Unlock > lock > tailgate. It didn't work when I got the car whatsoever, so I proceeded to change the battery. Tried the 2 programming methods that you can use if you...
  14. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi guys i have a 1995 m reg bmw 316 ise which is fitted with a sigma star g3 alarm the problem is i have an early model receiver so there is no program switch and i have purchased a new key fob and i cant pair the fob with the receiver, if anyone could advise me how to do it if possibe i would...
  15. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    hi all am new to this site looking for some help i have a 1997 328i sport coupe after reading a few forums over the last couple of days i have tried reprogramming my fob to my mk2 3G EWS alarm not much luck tho i have found the alarm control module located behind glovebox took off the...
  16. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hey guys, did a search and cant see this so i was wondering how i re program the alarm fob? it's the single button one
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