I then put the key into the ignition, turned it to position 2 and miraculously the radio came to life. This will allow people to filter out posts that have already been resolved so they can move on to other posts that still need assistance. If that isn't available, provide all you know and explain why. The contact stated that the light bulb socket and wiring melted. This recall addresses the issues I have been having.
The tail lights and the driver- side headlight on the vehicle failed intermittently. Before putting my car in storage a few months ago my old battery was nearly dead I needed to. I could not afford to fix it immediately, so the car sat for about 10 months to a year without being driven. All three fuses were intact so I put them back in. Drive around and get it to operating temperature, then turn the car off and check if there is more resistance when you turn the fan. The contact stated that the headlights failed while driving approximately 30 mph. Both of my sisters have 2001 e46's, very similar to the one you described.
More than 60% of all used cars imported from the U. I noticed that the left side, rear lights were much dimmer than the right side. Please read the on the subject for details. The failure and current mileages were under 70,000. The contact would disconnect and reconnect the pigtail wire for the turn signal to function.
The flasher warning light is still on and the front and side directions are flashing rapidly. Some other notes that may or may not be related: - My battery had been dead the entire time the car was out of service. The vehicle was not repaired. Must be the back bulb. I then disconnected the battery for a while then once I reconnected the battery everything worked fine. The vehicle was taken to the dealer where the turn signal housing was replaced. Release the unlock button and the doors lock which confirms the operation.
However, please observe rule 1 when asking for a second opinion. The approximate failure mileage was 60,000. Generally there is a good reason why a repair costs what it does. The fix can be expensive. It was left running for at least 30-45 minutes; no issues. I saw that the bulb fit in loosely.
When the problem is 'solved' please click the button under your post marked 'Is this solved? I would fix it as preventative maintenance regardless as mine only lasted 8 years and 30,000 miles. By accessing this site or its information or services you are agreeing with its legal. I went out to look for the failed bulb, but the brake lights were all working. The vehicle was not taken to have the failure diagnosed or repaired. The approximate failure mileage was 169,751. At 130K, this one is just getting broken in.
No more than 5 seconds to start the process. Jul 28, 2009 fuse 56 and 57 control central locking,the issue is caused by surges typically in the front door lock actuators, normally at a dealer they would replace fuse 56 and 57 with a 20a mini fuse and if still occuring repl the door lock s that dont work or typically both front, first replace fuse 56 and 57 with 20a fuses as were too small from factory and than operate ten to 15 times, if it doesnt work at first dont panic,let the car go to sleep which takes about 16 min and than try again this problem has nothing to do with the key fob or the lock unlock button inside,also the fuses are located behind the glove box just rere the access panel and they are found at lower left section Jul 23, 2009 if you have a bmw 325i 2001 model try this solution: if you have one key , go on to the next step. I get warnings on my instrument panel but when I check the bulbs they are not burned out. The approximate failure mileage was 150,000. So, I pulled up on the thin metal tab under the bulb. The current mileage was 183,000 and the failure mileage was unknown. If the history of a car contains multiple mileage readings, our vehicle mileage check helps ensure buyers that no odometer rollbacks have occurred.
Upon deployment of the driver side side frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture. When the contact purchased the vehicle, the brake lights were working. This could cause a vehicle crash without warning. The approximate failure mileage was 150,000. The affected vehicles are equipped with a dual-stage driver frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion which, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture.
The heat from the sun expands the air in the double layer of lens acrylic and when it cools creates a vacuum. Key 2 then key1, vs 1 then 2 Jul 14, 2010 Replace fuse 57 15 amp then disconnect battery and wait 30 to 45 minutes before reconnecting the battery. Seemed like an easy fix. Virgin Islands, and equipped with Takata-brand air bag inflators. If it happens to be raining or misty the water laden air is sucked into the light unit lens and over a period you can get up to 1 litre 2. I opened the fuse box located in the glove compartment to check the three fuses associated with the navigation system and radio.
It was produced under us specifications as I'd planned to bring it back to the states. I checked all related fuses and found 57 15 amp was the only related fuse blown. A second notice will be mailed when an adequate supply of parts is available, currently anticipated to be in October 2014. This recall is expected to begin during August 2014. The passenger's side headlight began to flicker intermittently as the driver's side headlight remained inoperable. Seemed like an easy fix. Get yourself a Bentley manual, if you choose to buy this car, and be sure to hit up this link www.