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  1. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Morning all, this is my first post, I have owned my 2007 e91 (78k) for just over a year and for the first 6 months I absolutely loved it, but since then it has become the bane of my life, firstly the rear window wiper motor failed (no biggie) then the rocker cover gasket needed doing (again no...
  2. General BMW Discussions
    Hi I've reset windows after alternator failed and battery died, all windows go up and down one touch etc but can't get the warning light off and the singing every 5 secs, any advice and also to the person having a pop at me I'm new on here and struggling to post anywhere, so apologies for mistakes
  3. Introductions
    Hi people, my alternator failed and battery went dead while rear windows were down, alternator now replaced and rear windows going up and down fine but cannot get rid of warning sign on dash and it dings every 5 seconds, I've tried all the resetting j structions, 5 secs, 10 secs 17 secs etc etc...
  4. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hey All, So I took my 1 series for an MOT yesterday and it failed due to the windscreen wipers stopping mid wipe. The odd thing is before I took the car for the MOT it was absolutely fine - no warning lamps, nothing. When they returned it (after a jet clean) it had 3 issues; 1. The window anti...
  5. General BMW Discussions
    So.... where is the most trust worthy source of GAP - Alloy Wheel - Smart Repair insurance... Was Quoted £1500 for all three today!! hahahahahah
  6. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi guys new here, so the other day I was using my car as normal then I parked up for the night and didn't use the car until the next day in the evening. Well due to temperatures getting sub-zero at night my pillar less Windows froze over. I'm used to this as it's happened a few times but with...
  7. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi guys new here, so the other day I was using my car as normal then I parked up for the night and didn't use the car until the next day in the evening. Well due to temperatures getting sub-zero at night my pillar less Windows froze over. I'm used to this as it's happened a few times but with...
  8. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Ok folks so Ive had this 'anti trap' warning since I bought my 520d and the drivers rear window doesnt go up or down at all. Every other window works fine. Ive read on various forums you can reset it but it involved holding down the button for x seconds and the window would go up/down in stages...
  9. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi everyone! I have a problem with my 2011 120d convertible. The driver's window sometimes doesn't do what it's supposed to do. It can go up then back down half way, goes down and not back up,stopped working altogether (until it re-sets after engine is off for 10mins). Does it's own thing when...
  10. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    A while since I have been on here, but the old girl is still going strong. I have an Anti Trap error coming up on one of my rear doors. The window does not move. I have removed the door card, removed and run the motor. All fine. With the motor removed the window would move freely by hand...
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys, I'm having an issue with the bit of trim around the passenger side front door on my e46 325ci. The car was sitting undriven for a few months, and in that time the trim seems to have come unstuck and is now hanging down in a quite annoying way! (see attached) I've tried some extra...
  12. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi All First posting outside of the introductions zone and a bit of a plea for help. O/S passenger window goes down in stages and front panel give the error message listed above. Apparently this is a fairly common issue with the E60 and there seems to be a fair amount of information regarding...
  13. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hello I'm having a problem which has just started happening as of yesterday when I attempt to close my drivers side window with the one touch button the window goes up a quarter of the way then goes back down is this due to the anti trap system? I have looked to see if anything is stuck in the...
  14. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    As the title suggests, we have had a little window sign pop up on the dash a few times recently and a warning to do with side window anti trap malfunction on the idrive. Now it happened to me on Saturday so i pulled up the electric window switches to see if they were open and the ABS light came...
  15. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    My car has started to come up with an error on start-up. It comes up with “Side Window Anti Trap Malfunction!”. I realise that it is something to do with the electric windows. But what part is faulty and how do I repair it? Thank you
  16. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Fellas, I had a power failure where the battery had discharged to 5.5V meaning I had to open the boot with the key to get to the battery, reason unknown at present. I charged overnight and using Gendan engine check pro, saw no codes logged. The problem is I have the trap protection alarm every...
  17. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Have a 118D drove it to the shops had the window down and this icon in the dash appeard of a window so when i got back had a flick through and it says TRAP PROTECTION OF WINDOW LIFTS FAULTY tried it again and was perfectley allright can any one shead some light on this i was a bit :confused
  18. BMWs spotted - The 'Was it you? forum!'
    big thanks to the angel eye flash of the southbound driver on A130 at 3pm yesterday south of Rettendon Turnpike .. the shiny4rsed nothing better to do but eat donuts traffic cop had his speed gun out and would have shot me for sure. thanks again. green 530d northbound
  19. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Dear all, I dont see any error code or any any fault in the computer when I check my car computer system for error. ----A---- when I try to close the window glass using the switch :), imagine I have put my finger in and pulled the switch, and glass starts to roll up then some where in between...
  20. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi there, I have a really annoying problem on my 535d Sport Touring (2006). Every time I start up, I get a warning about the electric window anti trap being faulty. The rear drivers window no longer goes up and down properly, only moving an inch or so, each time the button is pushed. It's not a...
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