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  1. Europe
    Hello everyone, later i'm havingo some problems with my 320d door locking system: whenI open/close the car with remote or with the button on the middle console it works great, while if i open/close the car with mechanical key it opens only the drivers door. Can this be caused from gm5 module...
  2. E46 General
    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...
  3. Electronics
    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. E46 General
    Alarms goes off when I lock and windows when I unlock. Real pain in the ass. Anyone know the fix?
  5. E46 General
    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...
  6. E46 General
    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...
  7. E46 General
    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...
  8. E46 General
    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...
  9. E46 General
    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...
  10. E46 General
    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)
  11. E46 General
    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...
  12. E46 General
    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...
  13. Electronics
    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...
  14. E46 General
    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...
  15. 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.
  16. 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...
  17. E46 General
    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...
  18. E46 General
    so i just bought a pa soft with cable from ebay for something like $35. (of course its a serial cable without a usb adapter and i had to drag my whole desktop outside to plug it in :ben: ) im trying to get my car to look like it has an alarm and im probably gonna do the cheap buzzer alarm mod...
  19. E46 General
    Hi All I am just posting an issue with an issue I had today on my BMW 320TD, the alarm just went off for no reason and when I went outside the central locking was not working. I then opened the car with the key and started it and all seemed fine. But when I turned it off and pulled the key out...
  20. E46 General
    I was driving home on the 15fwy and out of nowhere a long beep that lasted for an entire minute or two. It wasn't loud but it was painful to hear. Any idea what it's for?
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