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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-01-2010, 03:39 PM
Replies: 52
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Posted By mumbles1
Hi Michelle~ you shouldn't pay outrageous fees...

Hi Michelle~
you shouldn't pay outrageous fees for this & you can find your code (assuming you don't know yours)...I'm going to quote a great response from another forum member, Tommy z3. so, try...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-12-2010, 03:41 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 24,463
Posted By mumbles1
Well, you're lucky you got 2, then. (I even...

Well, you're lucky you got 2, then. (I even called BMW in your area, Huntsville...got a very nice fellow, but he gave me only one code; insisted there was only one...the one have ...that doesn't...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-12-2010, 06:55 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 24,463
Posted By mumbles1
Serial number is not a code...Two codes? Can't...

Serial number is not a code...Two codes? Can't quite figure these guys out...they plug into the same online system...how is it your dealer sees 2 codes and mine insist there is only one number on...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-11-2010, 05:51 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 24,463
Posted By mumbles1
well, that is good news...do you mean BMW of...

well, that is good news...do you mean BMW of North America?
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-11-2010, 01:40 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 24,463
Posted By mumbles1
I think I have to add something here: there may...

I think I have to add something here: there may be a code # per manufacturer but your SERIAL number for your unit is the one and only. My serial number matches my code number and only in Alpine...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-11-2010, 12:52 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 24,463
Posted By mumbles1
yes, I have all that, thanks...I'm way past the...

yes, I have all that, thanks...I'm way past the 'wait and plugging in the same number' thing...been there, plenty...It's time to demand more code/European numbers, I believe...I'll start that...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-11-2010, 09:17 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 24,463
Posted By mumbles1
thanks for all that....I will again approach the...

thanks for all that....I will again approach the dealer (I shudder at the thought; they hold onto their data like it's Fort Knox material). I have to say that a simple act of changing my battery is...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-11-2010, 07:56 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 24,463
Posted By mumbles1
Thanks for the reply but they all say "your...

Thanks for the reply but they all say "your serial # doesn't work for any other manufacturer but Alpine", well, I'm thinking they must have thought of that and run my number through other...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-10-2010, 10:04 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 24,463
Posted By mumbles1
(Capisco) already sent off a note after your...

(Capisco) already sent off a note after your first post...waiting for a reply from this magic man...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-10-2010, 05:22 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 24,463
Posted By mumbles1
Thanks I will check it out but...my point is: ...

Thanks I will check it out but...my point is: who the manufacturer is has been determined...the dealerships ALL have said it can only be Alpine because the serial number works only with Alpine and...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-10-2010, 10:22 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 24,463
Posted By mumbles1
radio code

(you all must be tired of this stuff) but,
I have read ALL your posts re-radio code...I have my serial number and code...I have verified ALL numbers with my dealer and 2 others AND BMW of North...
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-10-2010, 09:09 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 332
Posted By mumbles1
mumbles1

hi gang...I'm in this great forum to address a nagging problem: radio code!

changed battery and no sounds...all the 'code/serial number' dialog has been read by me BUT...
I have the serial...
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