Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 15 of 15
Search took 0.23 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: munibmw
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-02-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,665
Posted By munibmw
As far as I can remember, I did not get either...

As far as I can remember, I did not get either fuel or spark. The fuel pump did pressurize the system.

Your theory is pretty good, but ECM should go back to normal after the conditions tested by...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-19-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 646
Posted By munibmw
I removed the 100ohms resistor from the driver...

I removed the 100ohms resistor from the driver seat belt buckle today, reset the light, and it is off for the first time since I have owned the car (about two years), let's see how long it lasts
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-18-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 646
Posted By munibmw
Well... I bought a dongle from ebay and that...

Well... I bought a dongle from ebay and that fixed the passenger seat occupancy issue. Now I just have to buy a new seat belt buckle to fix error code 10 "Seat belt buckle switch, driver"
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-13-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 304
Posted By munibmw
I second the motion. If you are asking if you can...

I second the motion. If you are asking if you can fix it yourself, the answer is probably NO.

But, hey I am always surprised by will and ingenuity. If you fix it yourself it will be an amazingly...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-13-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 646
Posted By munibmw
That is a great point dc_wright. Any idea on how...

That is a great point dc_wright. Any idea on how to test it?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-13-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 646
Posted By munibmw
You are right drivinfaster, I would normally fix...

You are right drivinfaster, I would normally fix things properly, but this two "tricks" have no downside. They both remove the SRS light (theoretically) and the airbag still deploys. With the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-12-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 646
Posted By munibmw
SRS Light ON - Bypasses did not work :O

The SRS on my 1996 BMW 328ic is ON and I finally decided to address it. I bought the Peake tool, well not actually the Peake tool, but the Chinese knock off, and discover that my problems were from...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-14-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,665
Posted By munibmw
I though I posted the solution of my problem a...

I though I posted the solution of my problem a few months ago. Anyways, the problem ended up being a faulty receiver antenna ring around the key lock cylinder. This is part of the EWS security...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-17-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,665
Posted By munibmw
Interesting, so you crank for a long time and it...

Interesting, so you crank for a long time and it ends up starting up? On mine the injectors are not pulsating, my next steps will be to replace relays and see if the computer is sending the right...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-14-2012, 11:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,665
Posted By munibmw
I just replaced the crankshaft position sensor...

I just replaced the crankshaft position sensor and the car is cranking but still not starting, not even trying to start. Any suggestions will be greatly appreciated.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-13-2012, 05:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,665
Posted By munibmw
They are tight Randy, Thanks!

They are tight Randy, Thanks!
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-13-2012, 08:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,665
Posted By munibmw
The tachometer does not move while cranking. Does...

The tachometer does not move while cranking. Does this mean that the crankshaft position sensor is bad? Is there a way to test before replacement?

Another thing I noticed when I first removed the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-13-2012, 08:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,665
Posted By munibmw
The no start happen and the trying to bring the...

The no start happen and the trying to bring the car back to life I replaced the fuel pump. It did not fix the situation but the fuel pump that was on the car, was not the proper BMW replacement it...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-13-2012, 08:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,665
Posted By munibmw
The codes I got using a OBD II tester are: P1188,...

The codes I got using a OBD II tester are: P1188, P1428, P1421, P1189 and P1250. All but the P1250 have been there for a while. After the crank but no start situation I reset the codes and they have...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-12-2012, 09:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,665
Posted By munibmw
1999 BMW Z3 Crank but no start !!!

Dear BMW fellows,

I have a 1999 BMW Z3 2.3 with the 2.5L M52 engine. The other day I went dinner with the wife and the car drove fine, but after dinner the car would not start. AAA towed it home...
Showing results 1 to 15 of 15

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:46 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2011 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms