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  1. Reprogram airbag

    General E46 Forum
    Hey everyone, I’m gonna be swapping from the old single stage square style airbag to the dual stage round seen here I’ve read it needs to be coded for the airbag to work, can anyone point me in the right direction to diy it?
  2. Airbag indicator light

    E46 Convertible
    Hi Guys, I have got a problem with my vert BMW. There is an error 115 in impa. There he is: 115 sitz-lehnen-verriegelung fahrer After clean error memory its going back. Microswitch repleaced. Thanks
  3. E63 M6 Seats in E46 Airbag Light ("70 Seat occupancy detector")

    General E46 Forum
    Hello all. I recently installed E63 M6 (super comfortable) seats in my E46 330xi to replace my comfort seats but it triggered an airbag light. After running the code it's a seat occupancy detector code. I've only heard a few suggestions that buying a passenger seat occupancy mat bypass could...
  4. What has happened to my airbag wiring?

    General E46 Forum
    Hello, Back again - I have used INPA to scan my SRS module, and I'm greeted with an error code 2. I have installed a new seatbelt tensioner (my previous one wouldn't always lock in the seatbelt) and the error still persists. Hopefully I can explain this properly: This is my old seatbelt...
  5. Any E46 NEW driver & passenger airbags from BMW

    Brand New in Apr 2019 (not used or recalled parts)... E46 driver and passenger airbags, from BMW dealership: driver: 32 30 6 877 590 airbag w/steering wheel logo center. SOLD. passgr: 72 12 6 998 949 $100. For 01 330Ci w/sport interior, fits many other BMWs, pls check part number. Will...
  6. Airbag Recall - Not happy with color of replacement

    General E46 Forum
    I took my nearly pristine 2002 330i to the dealer to have the driver's airbag replaced because of a recall that apparently applies to all e46s. The old one was a glossy black that matched the rim and the rest of the steering column. The new one is a dull dark gray and I really hate the way...
  7. E46 M3 FS (CA Bay Area): Parts From Track Car Build

    A friend of mine who turned his 2004 BMW M3 into a dedicated track car took a job out-of-state and had to move on relatively short notice. I'm helping liquidate various parts that he pulled off his E46 and never got around to selling. The full list of items is below; all of this stuff is...
  8. BMW 320d E90 Airbag and seat occupy light on dash

    E90, E91, E92 & E93 - General Forum
    Hi, I'm totally new to the forum so please be gentle.... Just bought my first bimmer and one day after driving out of the garage the airbag warning has come on. The seat occupy warning is on at the same time despite either no one sitting in the passenger seat or the passenger having their seat...
  9. Another SRS problem, not passenger occupancy!

    General E46 Forum
    Hey guys, hoping you can help. My pre facelift 330ci (July '01) has been sitting for about a year while I slowly rebuilt the engine. Finally got it in and running and its ready for inspection so I can get it on the road again but the airbag light is on. When I scan it the code changes from 01 -...
  10. Missing INPA Files? Help

    General E46 Forum
    Hi I have an airbag light on in my 2000 E46. I have plugged in my laptop to try and read the fault code to understand which sensor might be at fault, but can never connect to the airbag ECU. When using INPA I get no response from control unit as an error (see copy and paste of the error readout...
  11. Cruise control causes SRS arirbag light

    General E46 Forum
    Hi everyone, I've been lurking for a while using the DIY pages here quite successfully. Ok a weird one. 318i 1999 M43. I'm driving at 100km/h on cruise, and the airbag light comes on. Turn off cruise. Airbag light goes out. Now whenever I cruise, airbag light comes on within 20 sec. If I...
  12. Any E46 All sold

    I upgraded to a two-stage airbag, so my sport wheel is up for grabs. Wheel itself is coming soon, but for now I have airbag and buttons. Shipping at buyers expense Airbag (triangle): Sold Buttons, only one small dot of wear: Sold Coming soon! Facelift steering wheel multifunction. Great shape...
  13. 320i diagnostic fail

    General E46 Forum
    Hi. I recently whent to a local workshop to delete a airbag fault code in my dashboard. (while gluing one of the vapor barriers in place, I unpluged the right front-door airbag to remove the door panel. bad idea...). The code reader was unabel to comunicate with my car. Tried both the obd port...
  14. DIY: Changing front door wiring harness

    DIY: Do It Yourself
    I created this after my original post about replacing a wiring harness. I found the process to be somewhat involved, or maybe I made it that way. Parts needed: Wiring harness-verify using the 6913xxx on vehicle harness tag above window regulator motor Zip tie Marking tape (non-black) BMW...
  15. For Sale: E46 Wheel w/square airbag

    Selling the original wheel and airbag that came off my 2001 325i. It is the smaller blank steering wheel non multi-function and comes with a square airbag. Was taken off professionally, wiring is intact. Good condition, no rips or abnormal wear in the leather or stitching. Badge looks very new...
  16. 2000 323ci airbag light goes on then I stop, I start driving and its off.

    General E46 Forum 2000 323ci airbag light is acting up....goes on...then in the afternoon goes off, then on again there a way to reset it without expensive tools or diagnostics? Does it have to go to an airbags shop? I dont want just remove the fuse...:evil: Thanks in advance about any help.
  17. Any E46 FS: Round Airbag *Socal*

    OEM round airbag. Great for those upgrading to sport or M3 steering wheels. Asking $325 shipped.
  18. Any E46 M3 Steering Wheel with airbag

    I have for sale a decent condition E46 M3/ E39 M-Package Steering wheel with multifunction controls and the circle dual stage airbag. The leather is in good condition with no rips, but the lower trim portion has two small cracks towards the upper inner sides. pictures attached. Looking for $250...
  19. move the cruise control?

    General E46 Forum
    As the topic says, move the cruise control. Is it possible? Has anyone done it? Like moved the buttons for it Been thinking about getting a luisi steering wheel and will therefore not have the buttoncontrols on the steering wheel. The radio controls are no problem since you could just move your...
  20. Replacing the airbag?

    General E46 Forum
    I have a 2001 BMW 325ci that was wrecked prior to me purchasing it. The airbag in the steering wheel came out and naturally needs replaced. My question is.... if I am replacing the airbag do I have to replace the airbag control module as well? I have seen where they sell just the airbag and...