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BMW Fused Bulb Warning Light comes on intermittently

Hi, I get a fused bulb warning light when the ,bulb is actually ok but while driving it goes off so I it might require a simple fix but I am not sure where to look. I have tried to fiddle with the backlight to check if there are any lose connections there but it hasnt worked. Can anybody please help? its a bmw 316i SE Saloon. Thanks.

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  • jqbikes Jan 19, 2009

    Hi, it was corrosion on one of the pins within the terminal box. All cleaned and fixed, you were spot on. cheers!

  • mekkataj Mar 02, 2009

    i have a 325 xi 2004. my indicator light keeps coming on and off for the back tail light. i took all the lights out and tried to replace them but i was advised that the lights were good.. when i go in my trunk and check everything is fine lights are on. i drive for a few miles the indicator on the dash board goes off then it comes right back on..



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This sounds as though this could be either a wiring fault usually found to be a broken wire in the boot lid loom. by the right hand hinge you will find a corrugated rubber hose that houses the loom, you will need to check the wires inside this. also check for corrosion on the ten pin terminal block on the back of the light unit.

Posted on Jan 18, 2009

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    mark brown Jan 21, 2009

    glad i could help. Mark.



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