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 > BMW Model Discussions > 6 Series > 6 Series DIY

6 Series DIY
6 Series Do It Yourself (DIY) forum.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 07-01-2012, 01:55 PM
FredoinSF FredoinSF is online now
Officially Welcomed to the 'Fest
Location: Bay Area and Reno
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 1,692
Mein Auto: 650i 330cic X5d MINI
Fix for power window anti trap error

This is for an 07 650i coupe. I was detailing my car yesterday and while I was in the process I noticed the driver's side window did not go down and reseal when opening and closing the door. When I started the car afterwards there was an ominous error message reading something like "window anti trap failure". I can't recall the exact message, but it sounded bad. The auto up and down would no longer work and the warning triangle was on. I went through the iDrive menus and saw the error but there was no way to reset with the iDrive that I found.

I went online and searched for a solution. I didn't find anything on this forum (sorry if this is known issue / fix), but another M5 forum suggested rolling window down and holding for 5 seconds, then roll back up and hold for 5 seconds. I started the car, rolled the window down and held it. A door like icon showed up on the dash display along with a ding sound or two then it all went away. Presto, problem fxed!

This may have fixed itself down the line, but I did not have to crack open the manual or take a trip to the dealer so I figured I would share.
__________________



Reply With Quote
Advertisement
  #2  
Old 08-21-2012, 11:22 PM
Medicus Medicus is offline
Marine
Location: Hawaii
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 93
Mein Auto: 2005 BMW 645Ci
Thank you
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 08-22-2012, 07:17 AM
dapirate dapirate is offline
Registered User
Location: Atlanta
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 41
Mein Auto: 645ci
cant wait to try this!!!
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 10-01-2013, 09:41 AM
Salviche Salviche is offline
Salviche
Location: Los Angeles
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Posts: 1
Send a message via ICQ to Salviche Send a message via Skype™ to Salviche
Mein Auto: 645
It worked!!. Thanks man
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 05-02-2014, 04:20 PM
feathersjr feathersjr is offline
Miracle
Location: San Diego, CA
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 11
Mein Auto: 645CI
Worked on my 05
thx
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Forum Navigation
Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > BMW Model Discussions > 6 Series > 6 Series DIY
Today's Posts Search
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On



Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:16 PM.


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