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  1. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    1999 E39 523i ASC+T/DSC and ABS warning lights are on, also airbag light. When I scan for codes using 16 pin socket I get 'no codes present'. My scanner (MaxiScan MS309) is not connecting through 20 pin socket (could be 16/20 pin cable or that scanner is not suitable for this BMW diagnostic...
  2. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I had my car carbon cleaned and EGR deleted by the ecu and a remap on Tuesday, before hand I read the codes and cleared them and then rescanned it a few days prior to the work being carried out. I've scanned it today and have all these errors. Are they related to the remap and carbon...
  3. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi what PC software can I use to scan codes on my 218D F45? Sent from my LYA-L09 using Tapatalk
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Evening all, Continuing on from my previous post regarding TCS and ABS lights I have exhausted all methods of testing using multimeters etc. Does anyone have a code reader suitable to pull ABS codes from the 20 pin port that I could borrow, either if you are local to Fareham pop by or could...
  5. General BMW Discussions
    Hello everyone. I purchased the bmcables and scanned my 1997 e39 540i. I got some readings I wanted to ask about. In the SMOOTHNESS i'm showing cylinder 6 at "541" .... Cylinder 1 and 3 are at "180" and the rest are showing "63" ... What does the Smoothness ratings mean?? Also another scan said...
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello guys, Im new to BMW and to cars too. Im 19 yrs old bought my first car. I am a good driver but I have little to no knowledge about car engines and how stuff works... I had my friend check my car with the original scan program INPA or whatever and I got some interesting values and errors I...
  7. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Yesterday while driving up in the hills to a BBQ the SRS/Restraint System threw a fault and told me that all airbags, pretensioners etc weren't working but advised me to keep my seatbelt fastened all the same - how nice it's concerned for me. I'm pretty sure it's nothing too serious - did a bit...
  8. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi could anyone offer any guidance as to what the bottom two faults I'm getting are please ? Cheers
  9. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi is anyone able to explain the bottom two faults to me please ? Thank you
  10. General BMW Discussions
    Hi. Newbie here. Can't find a thread on this already, so feel free to reply with the necessary thread. Does anyone near Guildford/Surrey have the appropriate kit to do a full diagnostic scan on my 330d M Sport Touring? I'm having issues with a fuse blowing occasionally, and would love to get a...
  11. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Ive had the yellow engine light on and found it to be code 26. I did a bit of research and ues I have found what i think is part of the vacuum system not connected. Ive looked around and cant seem to locate where it should terminate. Ive attached 2 photos to see if anyone can shed light on this...
  12. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Friend of mine attached a diagnostic he has and I got as far as picture below but can someone tell me what SH & HC mean as I no mines 118i with n43 engine but unsure about last bit
  13. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hello everyone! Maybe someone has faced with further problems: BMW e63 630i OBD diagnostics results: 2AB4 - Control unit, internal fault, RAM checksum (ECM) 93BD - Servotronic: Road speed invalid (SGM-ZGM) A36C - Fault in internal telephone module (TCU) DFD0 - Ring break diagnosis has been...
  14. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi Can anyone point to me a diagnostic scan tool for my 1993 E36? I've heard I need one which is OBD1 compliant but cannot find many online which are compatible. Thanks
  15. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Just wondered if any one can help out with an airbag warning light on. I need a scan done as im hoping its the passanger seat ocupancy sensor, ebay has a device that can plug in to overide this sensor for around £8.00. Thanks in advance.
  16. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Can anyone tell me what this means please? Engine went into reduced power mode again today, again on the motorway having a bit of fun, EML , DSC , DBC lights up - engine off, back on all ok... Only seems to happen under spirited driving..:confused:confused:confused
  17. Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    Hi All - I am trying to diagnose the DSC/Handbrake light illuminated in amber on my dashboard however my INPA is not working as I keep getting the IFH-0009 error - is there any one in the Surrey/London area who scan my car for me? Willing to financially reward any volunteers :thumbsup Many Thanks
  18. General BMW Discussions
    Im looking for a scan reset tool but dont really want to spend a fortune! is this one any good? B100 Scan Reset Tool,auto maintenance, diagnostic tool. code reader, key programmer, can bus. scanner,vagcom Sales, Buy B100 Scan Reset Tool,auto maintenance, diagnostic tool. code reader, key...
  19. BFuk Open Topic
    So i guess i am well and truely out voted. a misses, a 12 year old girl and soon to be another girl. looks like i may have to get a male dog to even things up! but for now i have to get a bugaboo. :) a manly pram with adjustable suspension.
  20. Auto Electrical Forum
    Can anyone recommend an OBD II tool - something on Ebay maybe that'll give detailed info - fault codes and real time running data? Looking for something not too pricey but not to crap either. Something with additional functions if this is available. Cheers in advance
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