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E36 (1991 - 1999)
The E36 chassis 3-Series BMW was a huge hit among driving enthusiasts from the first moment the car hit the pavement. The E36 won numerous awards over the years it was produced and is still a favorite of many BMW enthusiasts to this day! -- View the E36 Wiki

 
 
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Old 11-05-2012, 06:17 PM
kevindebruycker kevindebruycker is offline
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Dash Cluster & Wiring Harness problems

1995 325is
1. Okay first there was the problem with the dash cluster staying on after turning off the engine. I heard this problem is usually because of the memory battery as part of the unit corrodes and leaks to cause shorts in the dash's circuit board. Any advice on this?
2. Second problem is while leaving the car sitting for a while, it seems a local rodent chewed through all the wiring harness near the diagnostic port. This is located on the left side of the engine compartment. I have tried to get a replacement for this portion of the wiring harness with little success since I cannot find the part number. Seems that BMW claims the wiring harness for the whole compartment for the engine is a single part number. Any advise for either or both of these problems is greatly appreciated.

Last edited by kevindebruycker; 11-05-2012 at 06:18 PM. Reason: clarification
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