E46 BMW Social Directory E46 FAQ 3-Series Discussion Forums BMW Photo Gallery BMW 3-Series Technical Information E46 Fanatics - The Ultimate BMW Resource BMW Vendors General E46 Forum The Tire Rack's Tire Wheel Forum Forced Induction Forum The Off-Topic The E46 BMW Showroom For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy

Welcome to the E46Fanatics forums. E46Fanatics is the premiere website for BMW 3 series owners around the world with interactive forums, a geographical enthusiast directory, photo galleries, and technical information for BMW enthusiasts.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.

Go Back   E46Fanatics > Tuning & Tech > Lighting Forum

Lighting Forum
Angel Eyes, DDEs, lighted rings, Clear Turn Signals, LEDs, Xenon, HID, or Bi-Xenon. If it lights up and you want to discuss it, post here!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 12-18-2012, 04:26 PM   #1
chichM3
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: New Jersey
Posts: 14
My Ride: 2002 M3 6MT
Dealer Can't Shut Off My DRL's?

I brought my car to the dealer to get my DRL's shut off and was expecting no problems at all. After waiting a while I was told that they tried to code the car twice and it wasn't working. I asked them what the problem was and the guy working on my car said that the car wouldn't take the code to shut off the DRL's because I have an aftermarket Pioneer head unit in the car. Does this sound right to anyone? I have no experience with this kind of stuff so a second opinion would be greatly appreciated. Has anyone else been told this? If so what did you do? Thanks
__________________

2002 M3
Meisterschaft-Guppe M-Dinan
chichM3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Ads by Google

Guests, get your FREE E46Fanatics.com membership to remove this ad.
Old 12-18-2012, 05:33 PM   #2
simsima325
'a certain moderator'
 
simsima325's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: Hyattsville, MD
Posts: 37,731
My Ride: Honda Civic
I hope you didn't pay them anything.

Go to NJ subforum and ask for help from a local coder. Their excuse is BS, they must have no idea what they are doing.
__________________
-Brendan
simsima325 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-19-2012, 02:47 PM   #3
jneumann
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 1,065
My Ride: 323i, 530i, Z4 3.0i
Send a message via AIM to jneumann
Um, I'm pretty sure the only bus the radio talks on is the IBUS, and coding the headlights uses the KBUS if I remember correctly. They are bullshitting you. Request refund.
__________________
E46 323i Sport/5 speed/TiAg | 242k miles
E85 Z4 3.0i Sport/6 speed/Toledo Blue | 96k miles
E39 530i M-Sport/5 speed/Topaz Blue | 231k miles

Dynavin Android | Laser Interceptor | GRE PSR-800 | STi-R+ | M3 seats | 50W 4300K FX-R Retrofit | Solid black interior | Mtech II front bumper | Koni FSDs
Member, Three Pedal Mafia | Long informative article on oil | BITOG German Castrol FAQ

jneumann is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-19-2012, 04:13 PM   #4
Jesse M
Registered User
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: East Greenwich, RI
Posts: 457
My Ride: 05' ZHP
pull the fuse ....
__________________
Jesse M is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-19-2012, 04:13 PM   #5
Solidjake
Zero. Oil. Leaks.
 
Solidjake's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: NYC
Posts: 22,252
My Ride: 2002 330i
BS'n you. If you're coming to queens anytime soon I can code the car for you for free if my scanner can pickup your car.
Solidjake is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2012, 03:02 PM   #6
chichM3
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: New Jersey
Posts: 14
My Ride: 2002 M3 6MT
Thanks everyone for your second opinions. Luckily they didn't charge me anything and I don't want to pull the fuse as I think it will cause a light on the dash. Hopefully i can find a local coder that can do this
__________________

2002 M3
Meisterschaft-Guppe M-Dinan
chichM3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Censor is ON





All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:24 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
(c) 1999 - 2011 performanceIX Inc - privacy policy - terms of use