BMW E46 Fanatics Forum banner

short circuit

  1. 320cd m sport possible short in indicator/sidelight

    General E46 Forum
    Hi, I've just joined up, although I have been browsing forums for some time - so Hello and thanks in advance! we have a problem with the offside front lights on the 2006 beemer. The dash board light is on, and with the sidelights switched on the indicator is actually coming on at a low level...
  2. A8680 Fuse carrier driving me nuts

    General E46 Forum
    Hi guys, After having completed a cooling system overhaul, the fuse #3 in the A8680 fuse box in the engine compartment (close to the DME) keeps on blowing (3 times now). I still have a coolant leak but it is dark tonight I will have to check more thoroughly tomorrow. I think it is the drain...
  3. Help with Short Circuit

    General E46 Forum
    Greetings all, In troubleshooting repeated voltage regulator/alternator failures, I discovered a circuit that seems to be bleeding voltage into the chassis or something. I started by finding continuity between the positive battery cable (disconnected from battery) and the chassis and then rigged...