I`ve recently got myself an 1999 316i, i was at a friend of mine that owns an Alpina trying to read some enigne codes and sutch.
During the diagnostic the reader was not able to "read" any other module except the engine. (no communication) does anyone here have a solution or a quick fix so that...
I'm a new(ish) E46 owner in Saint Paul, Minnesota. I'm looking for anyone in the area with a code reader willing to share. Got some mysteries to solve, Scoob! I have a 2002 330ci vert.
I got the BMWhat app for code reading (very cool , BTW). I have two codes that I don't understand, and would love help:
Fehler: Energy saving mode is activated
Fehler: Anti-theft alarm system: Siren...
Like the title said. I currently don't have a code scanner/reader and also a small enough laptop to use in the garage. Any thoughts/suggestions? Thinking of buying these guys:
My 330ci just threw up a check engine light so I went to check with my code reader (this is a craftsman code reader btw not a BMW specific one) and the code the reader pulled up was P0492 for secondary air flow. I thought okay great it's probably a valve or vacuum line. Awesome. I LOVE working...
How about a bluetooth OBDII Scanner with tons of extra options besides the usual code reader and reset CEL! LM327 Bluetooth OBD-II Wireless Transceiver Dongle http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx.sku.16921
http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.16921 copy and paste link...
The best part is...