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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 09-10-2012, 06:11 PM
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So I have a 95 325i and the reverse light isn't working.. I change the bulb and checked the sensors but nothing.. Any suggestions?

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Old 09-10-2012, 07:29 PM
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Look into the reverse light switch.
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Old 09-11-2012, 06:34 AM
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Alright im going to give that a try.thanks so much

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Old 09-23-2012, 09:56 AM
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I just had to replace the brake light switch on mine. Really easy and cheap.
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Old 09-23-2012, 10:16 AM
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The brake light switch and the reverse light switch are not the same thing, however.
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Old 09-23-2012, 11:15 AM
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My mistake. A thousand apologies!
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Old 11-27-2012, 05:55 AM
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reverse light switch should be under shifter cover on autos manually operated trannys uassually on the side of tranny
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