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  1. (SOLD) FS: M3 Black Speedo Fascia *Socal*

    For those still not keeping up… The last interior related item for today is: Black Speedo/RPM Fascia. Custom made by USSpeedo. Brand new, never installed, only opened to take pictures. SOLD
  2. Cluster/electrical woes

    General E46 Forum
    Hi all! I've got a fairly odd combination of electrical issues which have just sprung up. A few days ago, I started my 2001 330i vert (59,000 miles) for the first time in about 5-6 months (had to jump from another battery). Now: The gauges on the dash (tach, speed, temp, and gas) are entirely...
  3. Instrument Cluster: M3 Shift Lights DIY

    Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning
    Hello everyone, I found out how to add shift lights to your normal E46 Instrument Cluster. Lets start with the requirements first: First: There are at least two cluster versions which i know about: Bosch and Motortronic. You will need to have a Instrument Cluster from Bosch. You can easily...
  4. Instrument Cluster VIN / Mileage Coding - Anyone provide a programming service?

    General E46 Forum
    Just want to preface this thread with the standard "I've done the research" disclaimer and that I'm familiar with the process of making a used cluster match the mileage and VIN of one's own car. Two great tutorials can be found here...
  5. Cluster and steering wheel buttons unresponsive intermittently

    Mobile Electronics Forum
    Hello I'm wondering if someone can help me, I've been researching of what the issue is with my car as the cluster, steering wheel buttons and locking mechanism occasionally don't work. I've noticed that once I disconnect the radio itself (the old one) it works just fine everytime but of course...
  6. [Solved] E46 '01 Compact Cluster Change

    General E46 Forum
    Hello everyone, The instrument cluster in my car recently failed. I have already tested the fuses and taken the cluster apart and measured all the capacitors and couldnt find the fault, so I reached the conclusion that the cluster is shot beyond my ability to repair. Now I want to get a used...
  7. 330ci cluster swap

    General E46 Forum
    Alright, so I currently have a new cluster in. orange break light and DSC light are on and I still can not figure out how to turn it off. I have swapped the m35050 chip from the original board to the new board, so the VIN matches and have reset the Steering angle sensor by going from lock to...
  8. Speedometer not working (NO warning lights on dash) Cluster issue?

    General E46 Forum
    I know some of you might think this is a redundant question but I've been through all the e46 forums and have not been able to find a definitive answer. I rarely post because most of my questions have been solved with a few searched, but this speedo not working is really getting to me. So here...
  9. Bmw e46 fuel gauge problem

    General E46 Forum
    Hello guys this is my first post on this forum. Thanks for tons of information. My 2003 e46 fuel gauge shows always empty with light on(not the service engine) I have replaced both passenger side fuel pump and driver side fuel lever pump or jet whatever its called. When I test my cluster with...
  10. Swapping cluster and temp range

    General E46 Forum
    Hello guys.. I have a 323ci 2000 E46 I swap the original cluster from the E46 for the M3 version but I'm having one issue with the temperature indicator with my original E46 cluster the temp gauge keeps in the middle always but with the M3 cluster, the temp gauge moves to 3/4 any idea...
  11. Cluster Re-Coding Errors (possible ZCS to FA conversion error?)

    General E46 Forum
    I recently bought an 03 330CI (FA) and the previous owner changed the cluster to a 00 323CI (ZCS) because the original cluster was apparently malfunctioning. The amazing people on this forum helped me to solve a cluster lighting problem and I'm hoping you guys can help me to solve one of my...
  12. Instrument Gauge Cluster lights not working (NOT kbus)

    General E46 Forum
    PROBLEM SOLVED. READ THROUGH THREAD I POSTED MY SOLUTION AND FINDINGS I have a 2003 330ci that I recently purchased and only the instrument cluster lights are not turning on. The rest of the dash/message center/radio etc. work however. I thought it was the kbus but if you turn the dimmer on...
  13. Bizarre Controls!

    General E46 Forum
    Hi everyone, I have a 2001 330Ci with about 185k miles. So my turn signals and certain other displays(door/trunk open/seatbelt) on my cluster have been going crazy on me. For example when I'm driving and want to turn I'll turn my signals on but they wont indicate on the dash. They do work...
  14. Dash switched power only on with cluster?

    General E46 Forum
    Hello forum, I am trying to use the unused switched +12V UGDO connection in the dash area for a power source. The green/blue wire (which I've read is supposed to give +12 switched) gives nothing (ground) but the gray/red does indeed give switched 12V, with the caveat that it's only on when the...
  15. E46 330Ci LS swap questions

    Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning
    Has anyone here completed an LS swap and got all clusters, ABS, DCS, AC/heating, and all lights to work? When my engine eventually fails, i want to swap an LS1. It will still be my daily, i want a stock LS1. I also want EVERYTHING else to work. I wanted to know what yall did and how to go...
  16. Is it possible to modify the cluster illumination to have it always on?

    Lighting Forum
    Is there any method to modify the electronics of the car so that the instrument cluster will become always illuminated so long as the key is inserted and switched to the "ON" position (even without switching on the head and tail lamps)?
  17. Intermittent Turn Indicator on Gauge Cluster

    General E46 Forum
    I have 2005 325i with 133k and for the last few months I've been trying to figure out a problem with the turn indicator on the gauge cluster. When I use the turn indicator stalk, the actual bulb on the outside(right or left) comes on and blinks as usual. But the blinking green arrow(or the...
  18. FS: E46 M3 gauge clusters

    Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.)
    I have 2 E46 M3 gauge clusters for sale, One is from a manual car and has a chip on the lower left side SOLD One is from and SMG car (has a gear position display)and is in great condition, only a few minor scratches -$100 plus shipping PM me if you're interested
  19. 2004 325CI E46 AUTO Cluster Swap- HELP

    DIY: Do It Yourself
    My girlfriend bought this car from a mom n pop dealer in Miami who claims to have a "Full Warranty" on all their used vehicles. Their warranty is parts at their cost and $60/hr labor.. screw that. I have had nothing but problems with the car but slowly fixing her up the right way. With that...
  20. BMW E46 Instrument Cluster CANADA ZHP 330ci 68k Miles OEM

    Selling a cluster from a Canadian ZHP- 05 330 68K Miles SOLD!