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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-06-2012, 01:37 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
just been reading forums and read few places now...

just been reading forums and read few places now that not the DSC unit uses VIN from cluster but the Steering angle sensor checks id or the cluster VIN. wonder if this is issue with my DSC light...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-01-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
still learning guys bear with me. when i go to...

still learning guys bear with me. when i go to steering angle page when using bmw scanner i get a set of numbers if a couple different boxes. never re-coded or realigned the steering angle sensor...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-01-2012, 06:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
thanks for the help gonna try aligning but like...

thanks for the help gonna try aligning but like you said pretty sure gonna need sensor. gonna get one comming.
What you think about that code that comes up when i'm on the DME page that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-28-2012, 05:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
ok i see its with ABS. on DSC trouble codes i get...

ok i see its with ABS. on DSC trouble codes i get

B4(180) steering angle sensor not plausible, offset
B8(184) steering angle sensor no angle data

on reading steering angle sensor codes...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-27-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
will bmw scanner 1.4 read trouble codes for the...

will bmw scanner 1.4 read trouble codes for the DSC? I thought that this scanner wouldn't read codes for the DSC? So i didn't even check them. Didn't remember seeing DSC on the module list. But will...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-27-2012, 04:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
ok sweet. thanks.

ok sweet. thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-27-2012, 03:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
ok. Sorry everybody about my write ups and not...

ok. Sorry everybody about my write ups and not being clear and understandable. Im sorry when i started this post alot of stuff in my car were not working. Brake,ABS,DSC,and Transmission warning light...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-27-2012, 09:20 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
another thing i wanted to mention was that my DSC...

another thing i wanted to mention was that my DSC light is staying on. Is this because it senses the wrong VIN coded in the instrument cluster? somebody mentioned that to me but they didnt know for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
also wanted to add that the instrument cluster...

also wanted to add that the instrument cluster that i took out that wasnt working was not the the original. when i scanned it, it said it was from 2006 and my car is a 2000. that cluster had...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2012, 03:11 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
have one problem. got cluster today. installed...

have one problem. got cluster today. installed and ran bmw scanner. was able to put correct mileage for the car in. then went to "write FGSTNR" to enter my VIN. Entered my VIN from my car and pushed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2012, 12:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
i remember seeing few pictures couple weeks ago...

i remember seeing few pictures couple weeks ago with somebody soldering 2 pins together. but couldnt remember why they were doing this. why exactly do you have to solder the 2 pins? i looked for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2012, 09:26 PM
Replies: 2,061
Views: 389,420
Posted By 20vector
my instrument cluster (IKE) is having issues....

my instrument cluster (IKE) is having issues. just got it few months ago and problems were already there. have bmw scanner 1.4. reading errors like "Signal,CAN instrument cluster 2 and instrument...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2012, 07:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
yeah im using the connector under the hood. even...

yeah im using the connector under the hood. even tho i cant put my mileage and my VIN will my A/c work? like i said dont care if i get tamper light. down here in the south we gotta have A/C. thanks...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2012, 05:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
what it is that A/C clutch not engaging and few...

what it is that A/C clutch not engaging and few gauges not working. when i scan car its not coming up with the coding from the instrument cluster. in fact soon as i start scan it says error reading...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2012, 07:51 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
using bmw scanner 140. just got done using it...

using bmw scanner 140. just got done using it again and see answer to other questions i had. while i was on it while ago tried to read coding on the IKE and error came up saying unable to retrieve...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2012, 04:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
another questions guys. if i get used cluster how...

another questions guys. if i get used cluster how will i be able to input my VIN to the cluster? can i do it with the scanner?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2012, 11:28 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
ok guys think i may have found some issues not...

ok guys think i may have found some issues not for sure tho. when i first run scanner program " IKE:ZCS/FA reading error " comes up. i also noticed that when in scanning program that numbers aint...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,825
Posted By 20vector
programming cluster

hello all, first i wanted to put out there that when i run my bmw scanner 140 it comes up about not able to file something, also that " coding error on ZCS/FA". on other errors states that theres...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2012, 02:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,367
Posted By 20vector
yea if i jump compressor it engages fine and...

yea if i jump compressor it engages fine and cools well inside car. just cant make it do it by itself. i switched the relays behind the fuse panel with ones that were the same and no difference. one...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2012, 07:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,367
Posted By 20vector
hello all, yeah when i got the car few months ago...

hello all, yeah when i got the car few months ago these issues were already happening. im a semi mechanic and i think i checked every connection to make sure nothing was lose. i now got the bmw1.4.0...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-19-2012, 11:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,367
Posted By 20vector
i already replaced ambient temperture sensor,...

i already replaced ambient temperture sensor, checked all fuses and had instrument cluster out few times and made sure plugged in good. anywhere you think i need to check connections? thanks for your...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-19-2012, 09:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,367
Posted By 20vector
instrument cluster issues

hello all, i have a 2000 323i. my ac clutch not engaging , tachometer not working, fuel using gage not working, and temperture gauge maxes out when turned on.i got xcar scanner. codes come up saying...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-17-2012, 08:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 676
Posted By 20vector
does anybody know if mine even has this? From...

does anybody know if mine even has this? From picture i seen on net it looks like a power distribution block. A bunch of different wires plug into it. Says i can isolate problem by disconnecting 1 at...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2012, 08:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 676
Posted By 20vector
Where's the K-BUS on 2000 323i

hello all, i have a 2000 323i and am having issues with tach not working and temp gauge maxing out and A/C clutch not engaging. Read few places to disconnect each connector 1 at a time to see if the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-01-2012, 07:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,707
Posted By 20vector
does anybody think my control unit is bad if i...

does anybody think my control unit is bad if i replaced all sensors including outside temp, evap sensor, high,low pressure switch and know that the freon is full and compressor not engaging and when...
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