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...
So I bought this 12 year old e46 saloon a few months ago, and within a couple of months the key fob died on me. I tried replacing the fob battery but that didn't work, so I got a new key off the local bmw dealer (£140 whoop-whoop).
-From here on I'll refer to that one as "the new...
so my car will open w/ the key buttons
but it will not open from the driver door key barrel :banghead:
when i put my key and turn it, it will turn 90° both left and right but will not return to 0°(positions which we can insert remove our key)