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Old 12-25-2012, 08:31 PM
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Panic not working, from coding?

I was in the Disneyland Parking structure looking for my car, I forgot which row I was in - in the general section. So I hit the panic button thinking it'd go off and nothing. I found my car and just the AE and rear DRL xenon tubes were on, no panic.

I've tried holding it down, hitting it 2-5 times, no beeping, no honking, just silent lights.

Could this be something that was accidentally "disabled" while coding? Or is this something external that I could take into BMW without them messing with the coding?
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Old 12-26-2012, 02:54 PM
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I don't believe coding could disable the panic, what coding do you have done? Did your panic work before coding?
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Old 12-26-2012, 07:11 PM
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Honestly I never tried using it, I'll make an appt. for tomorrow and see what they say. If they pull the computer module or have to wipe it - that's going to be really annoying.
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Old 12-26-2012, 11:30 PM
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So I checked mine and it doesn't honk when I press the panic bottom, the lights just turn on so I don't know if BMW's have the panic horn or not. Maybe someone else can chime in and test it on their car.
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