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Old 11-01-2010, 04:17 PM   #6
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My Ride: '01 330xi - '09 IS-F
Originally Posted by rew7602 View Post
So, it turns out that I neither had a cluster or light control module problem. I drove the car around a couple days with the #43 fuse removed. By the way it gives constant power to the cluster as well as the obdII port. When I went to get my inspection I had to put the fuse back in. I was getting ready to explain the problem with my cluster, but when I shut the car off the lights all went out like they are supposed to. My only guess is that there is some type of capacitor in the cluster which was run down from having the battery disconnected for 2 weeks. Oh well, all is well in any event, looks like my shop didn't know what they were talking about.
Good to hear. I was also thinking that sometimes it takes several drive cycles to reset/clear. Whatever the cure was, glad it's fixed.

2001 BMW 330xi
2009 Lexus IS-F
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