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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-02-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 364
Posted By arfster
So car did another no start but luckily valet key...

So car did another no start but luckily valet key still fixes that, any reason for a repetitive EWS failure?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 779
Posted By arfster
Actually this just happened and it didn't work...

Actually this just happened and it didn't work this way. It was only yesterday my father mailed me my valet key and it started my car after my main key didn't work

And i had listened for the fuel...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-30-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 364
Posted By arfster
Thanks again, well im about to buy/lease the wife...

Thanks again, well im about to buy/lease the wife a new 3 series actually so may not worry about the starter, unfortunately getting rid of my baby in a trade although i loved this ride since i got it...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-30-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 364
Posted By arfster
Update! ! Valet key overnight by dear old...

Update! !

Valet key overnight by dear old dad worked so it was the EWS, next question is can I expect repetitive failures or is it usually a one time thing after the spare knocked some sense into...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-29-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 364
Posted By arfster
2004 xi let me clarify, cuz i suck at words, i...

2004 xi
let me clarify, cuz i suck at words, i attempted a roll start, didnt work, jump too also didnt work, today i got the battery recharged (obc was reading in the tens, yesterday in the 11s),...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-29-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 364
Posted By arfster
no crank/start question

Hello all
325xi 5spd, Car wouldn't start around noon after starting ok in the am,
Rollstart in 1st and a jump didn't change anything and all fuses check out

The one question I couldn't get...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-28-2014, 12:31 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,129
Posted By arfster
thanks jfoj So i used the easter eg obc menu,...

thanks jfoj
So i used the easter eg obc menu, it read in the high 11s, but before i know what youre going to say, 1. a jump by my suvs battery amped it up to 13 V and still no crank/no start, 2., my...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-27-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,129
Posted By arfster
Ive also put on high beams and normal beams and...

Ive also put on high beams and normal beams and no flickers of lights on ignition , i have yet to check the battery voltage in dash but the battery is fairly new, less than 6 mo and havent had any...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-26-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,129
Posted By arfster
and by relay , i dont really know what im talking...

and by relay , i dont really know what im talking about, i understand the fob has a chip communicating by rf to some other part so its not easy to screw driver start the car, so im not sure of the...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-26-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,129
Posted By arfster
so another cause could be the rf signal from the...

so another cause could be the rf signal from the key to the relay as well i assume? new vr, new battery, alternator checked in the past several months, roll start and jump rule out starter (and...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-26-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,129
Posted By arfster
325 xi 03 manual I have a similair problem,...

325 xi 03 manual
I have a similair problem, drove the car yesterday in the morning to work, 5 minute drive, then went back for lunch and it wouldnt start. I get the red battery light and red oil...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-09-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,109
Posted By arfster
so what does this indicate? because i can roll...

so what does this indicate? because i can roll start my car (which is why i thought battery initially but the autozone guy explained to me not necessarily), ive roll started my car several times now,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-08-2013, 11:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,109
Posted By arfster
Alternator vs VR vs Battery

First off i dont post and contribute as much as i should. And I'm very thankful to all the info on these threads

My car died the other day and it would just make a clicking sound when turning the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 04-12-2011, 06:39 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 25,637
Posted By arfster
Anyone know where i can get a trunk replacement...

Anyone know where i can get a trunk replacement cable or if it can be fixed? wiring pins have come loose from the 10 hole clip and one of the wirings even frayed off leaving the connecting pin inside...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-30-2009, 07:30 PM
Replies: 1,373
Views: 144,491
Posted By arfster
hi tom, spoke to a tech or agent regarding the...

hi tom, spoke to a tech or agent regarding the issue and they said they would email me back in a day or two for what to do, just wondering what to expect, i.e. could i update it myself or would it...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-29-2009, 08:50 AM
Replies: 1,373
Views: 144,491
Posted By arfster
A00074 6060 , i may have had the unit for maybe...

A00074 6060 , i may have had the unit for maybe 1.5 years now, i dont remember the exact date.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-28-2009, 08:11 PM
Replies: 1,373
Views: 144,491
Posted By arfster
Tom, Thanks for the always quick reply its like...

Tom,
Thanks for the always quick reply its like ur in a 1000 places at once, its not a question if im in shuffle mode, it automatically reverts to shuffle each time the car starts up, AND it goes...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-27-2009, 10:32 PM
Replies: 1,373
Views: 144,491
Posted By arfster
Dear Tom, Probably got this question a million...

Dear Tom,
Probably got this question a million just haven't been able to find the answer in the threads if there is one. But im using a dice cd-changer pre wired harness on an ipod nano 4th gen i...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-19-2008, 09:58 PM
Replies: 1,005
Views: 84,807
Posted By arfster
Tom, I read about a free module upgrade on some...

Tom,
I read about a free module upgrade on some other sites. I would like to know how to redeem it. The upgrade seems great, but I feel a bit jipped having this problem occur only after one year. ...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-16-2008, 01:02 AM
Replies: 1,005
Views: 84,807
Posted By arfster
Well I only figured out it was the ilp affecting...

Well I only figured out it was the ilp affecting it as i had lost my inside indicators, clster backlight (never knew my night speeds) and a/c, radio clock would not work, and as i was driving one day...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-15-2008, 11:10 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,080
Posted By arfster
Having problems w/my ice link plus in an 03 xi...

Having problems w/my ice link plus in an 03 xi with mounted via cd changer pre wiring in the trunk. It actually ran good for a year but lately i've had an issue with electrical problems which would...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-15-2008, 10:59 AM
Replies: 1,005
Views: 84,807
Posted By arfster
Having problems w/my ice link plus in an 03 xi...

Having problems w/my ice link plus in an 03 xi with mounted via cd changer pre wiring in the trunk. It actually ran good for a year but lately i've had an issue with electrical problems which would...
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 12-13-2007, 03:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,414
Posted By arfster
the simple fix is using the key button sequence...

the simple fix is using the key button sequence to reprogram, nothing to do w/opening up anyhting, except ur door to get in the seat
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 12-05-2007, 09:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,414
Posted By arfster
http://www.tuningemotion.com/forum/showthread.php?...

http://www.tuningemotion.com/forum/showthread.php?p=49481#post49481
DIY and what the part looks like, the part in this link is slighty different and has part no differing by the last number so just...
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 12-05-2007, 09:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,414
Posted By arfster
BN unused drive side door actuator, for 325xi 2000-05

I'll put up a picture and actual part number soon. OEM part from trademotion.com website, don't need it anymore, fixed w/o it. If anyone can't use the simple fix to fix the oh so common driver side...
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