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  1. Alarm siren goes off almost immediately after arming (325Ci)

    General E46 Forum
    I drove through some high water recently and the following day the alarm started acting funny. Within 5 or so seconds of arming the car, the siren goes off, without fail. I replaced the bonnet (hood) sensor, the tilt sensor in the trunk, and disabled (unplugged) the ultrasonic (roof) motion...
  2. Any E46 SOLD!! E46 parts for sale!

    Interior
    ALL ITEMS HAVE BEEN SOLD!!! ALL THESE ITEMS ARE FOR SALE!! PLEASE CONTACT ME FOR ANY MORE INFORMATION OR ADDITIONAL PHOTOS!! OPEN TO OFFERS! SO PLEASE COMMENT BELLOW GENUINE AC SCHNITZER MT PEDALS $60 SHIPPED GENUINE AC SCHNITZER HANDBRAKE $120 SHIPPED GENUINE ALARM SYSTEM $120 SHIPPED...
  3. OEM Alarm Issue

    Mobile Electronics Forum
    OEM Alarm issue, need some help. I have an 05 330i and just recently my alarm has been going off when I unlock my doors with the key. Ive narrowed it down to the tilt sensor. When I unplug the tilt sensor in the trunk, the problem goes away. I tried a new tilt sensor I bought off ebay and have...
  4. Please Please Alarm Coding

    DIY: Do It Yourself
    I need help with coding my e46 328i Sedan alarm. I installed it my self. I live in the Pomona, California Area. I understand this should not take too long so I willing to drive to your location of choice. I have seen videos on how to do it but I don't own a laptop with XP (Mac User). I bought...
  5. Any BMW FS: E46 BMW Alarm with Tilt, Interior Sensor and Horn

    Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.)
    I have a full alarm set for $80 shipped.
  6. 320i(1999) Alarm and windows going off

    General E46 Forum
    Alarms goes off when I lock and windows when I unlock. Real pain in the ass. Anyone know the fix?
  7. how to remove alarm

    General E46 Forum
    Long story, bottom line my key buttoms does not work anymore, and someone tried to steal my car and broke the lock where I put my key, the problem? I cannot close my car in any way, nor in college, nor at work, my car is always open, what is worst is that sometimes (3 times in 6 months) when I...
  8. alarm goes off on it's own

    General E46 Forum
    Car alarm has started going off on it's own, no idea ofwhat's triggering it (it's in plain sight, no signs of foul play or large rodent on hood) anything obvious I can follow up on right away before considering replacement, could the problem be the keys vs alarm in the car? ( fyi - I haven't...
  9. Alarm acting up week after coding

    General E46 Forum
    So I finally installed my new siren, I must say the sound isn't the louder I've heard but still is a pretty unique sound. Coded it with NCS and NCS Dummy with no apparent problems, all seemed to work.... Until today. At random times it won't make the locking "beep" but it will flash the...
  10. It can happen to anyone: Buy an alarm

    General E46 Forum
    About three months ago or so, I installed an OEM alarm on my 328Ci. A couple of my friends were kidding around that I felt the need to, giving I live in such a safe area of Marin County. Crime doesn't get much lower than here. If anything, it's nice getting a beep confirmation on lock. Today (1...
  11. Installed/Activated alarm. No siren?

    General E46 Forum
    Hello. So for $80 I bought an E46 alarm off ebay. Tilt sensor, interior sensor, and siren (what a b*tch to get that heat shield off!) all wired in. I bought PA soft on Amazon, installed on my XP Virtual Machine and coded my car (checked "DWA, interior sensor, and tilt sensor), and activated some...
  12. Antitheft system

    General E46 Forum
    Dear Frirnds! How can I enable THE HORN SOUND (BEEE BEEE) using BMW SCANNER 1.4.0. as an addition to the simple alarm sound? I hope for your help)
  13. Any E46 WTB OEM Alarm System

    Interior
    I am looking to purchase the alarm system components from an e46. I need the siren located on the firewall in the engine bay, the motion sensor located on the roof over the rear seats, and the tilt sensor located behind the fabric by the battery compartment. Please send me a PM if you have this...
  14. Self alarm trigger - what causes ?

    General E46 Forum
    Hello, Sorry to rush in without presentation but I have some urgent problem with my M3 ('03 with 103K KMs) which require your help... the car cannot be locked. When locked after some variable time (15 minutes to hours), the car's alarm triggers itself. My BMW dealer say they never had this...
  15. Battery fine, but no start E46 2003 318i

    General E46 Forum
    Car has been sitting 4 days, So what. Mild weather in Melbourne - we are in summer, but no scorching days. I recall looking at how to get to the original radio called 'Business'.All I did was remove two plastic panels and seeing if radio (two screws) could be got at easy. I pulled up the...
  16. Central Body Faults and Random Alarms, need hlep.

    Mobile Electronics Forum
    I have attached some fault codes from Bavarian Technic. Need help diagnosing this problem. The alarm will go off randomly. Can't find any shorts in the wiring near the tilt sensor. Tried unplugging the hood sensor. And have gone over the fuses multiple times. Is there a fuse somewhere not in...
  17. New Key coding problem

    General E46 Forum
    Couldn't find any help from earlier discussions so here goes my latest e46 problem. I bought new key from local BMW dealer and thay were not able to code the key to my car. I can start the engine and drive with the car so the key should be done corretly for my car. But the dealer could not get...
  18. closing passenger door last to activate alarm

    DIY: Do It Yourself
    greetings all, in order to activate my alarm I have to close my passenger door last. Any idea what is going on what part do I need to replace or can I recondition the door lock module? Searching hasn't gotten me very far. Thanks for any input and help.
  19. [How to Video] BMW e46 Factory Car Alarm Install and Coding

    DIY: Do It Yourself
    Hello Everyone, Just made this today, thought I would post it and maybe it could help some people! :thumbup: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Q6Hb88IPkE Complete walkthrough of installing the Factory Car Alarm for my BMW 330xi. My particular car came without the OEM Car Alarm installed, so I...
  20. Alarm Install - Missing Part

    General E46 Forum
    So I'm installing the BMW alarm I picked up from another forum member into my '04 330i, and got all the way to the last step where I am supposed to mount the siren on the firewall and I looked and the little plastic clip that the supplied screw goes into isn't there on my car. In the DIY I...
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