Question about 2002 BMW M3

Open Question

My BMW M3 (E46) on start up clicks once before it fires up and the ABS and another light (maybe SMG) flash yellow and there is an audible beep. When driving, from time to time, usually in conjunction with a gear change, but not always, the same thing happens, an audible beep, yellow warning lights flash, the volume on the radio mutes and sometimes the TV screen goes blank, a couple of seconds later it all comes back to life. Ive recently changed the battery but that didnt solve it!

Posted by on

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

hank5899
  • 151 Answers

SOURCE: BMW E46 CLIMATE CONTROL UNT

is your climate control lit up , is the blower working ? if not look into blower resister and plug or fuse.

Posted on Oct 24, 2008

johnsmith992
  • 37 Answers

SOURCE: bmw e46 electric wing mirror wiring diagram

your mirror control switch has 9 wires.,your drivers door mirror has 5 wires color coded .from your mirror control switch to your drivers siide mirror / 0.5 black .0.5 brown. 0.5 brown. 0.5 black. 0.5 black.
your passenger mirror wires are 0.5 blue/black .0.5 blue/grey. 0.5 blue/white. the passenger mirror has a ground cable 0.5 brown.
the passenger mirror wire 0.5 green/white connects to a 5amp fuse/F25 onto F31 5amp to a wire 0.75 green/yellow.back to the mirror control switch.

Posted on Jan 27, 2009

  • 10 Answers

SOURCE: BMW M3 E46 Stereo whine

What you are hearing is ground loop interference. If you have an aftermarket headunit/amplifier this is a common occurrence. A ground loop isolator in line with the low level amplifier inputs should solve the problem. Otherwise, it may be a malfunction of the stock cd unit or amplifier. BMW used a balanced input on some of the stock amplifiers, which would make ground loop interference all but impossible.

Posted on May 29, 2009

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: I have problem; bmw e46 2000 model rear electric windows fuse-ok

i had the same problem. when you press the close/open button can you hear clicking noise under the pannel? if yes, you will hawe to chenge the relay. only place to get it is from this site: http://www.bmwgm5.com/GM5_FW_Relays.htm

Posted on Jul 08, 2009

  • 580 Answers

SOURCE: reset the wheel sensors on BMW e46

If you took this in and had BMW do the work to fix it and it is not fixed why do you not return to BMW and get it fixed, If you have paid for a repair and the repair did not solve the problem have them refund your money.

Posted on Sep 10, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

2003 bmw sunroof installation


BMW Sunroof Repair.wmv - YouTube

? 10:23
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TATFSv8CIsI
Jul 25, 2010 - Uploaded by 325xitgrocgetter
Repairing the Sunroof Shade on a 2003 BMW 325 xiT E46. Thisrepair will apply to all E46 models from ...

E46 3-Series BMW DIY Sunroof Repair - Up

www.lincomatic.com/e46sunroof/e46sunroof.html
One night, while driving my 2000 E46 3-Series BMW 323i, I tried to open my sunroof, and heard an omnious loud crunch; it sounded as if my sunroof had ...

E46 Sunroof ' eBay

www.ebay.com/bhp/e46-sunroof

eBay

Sunroof won't slide back, anyone know whatsup? - Bimmerfest - BMW ...

www.bimmerfest.com > ... > 3 Series / 4 Series > E46 (1999 - 2006)

May 25, 2013 - 15 posts - ‎8 authors
E46 (1999 - 2006) ... Mein Auto: 2003 BMW 325i ... about a week ago the sunroof quit sliding back, it tilts up even if i push the button back. DIY: BMW E39 Sunroof Repair (Video Tutorial)
8 posts
Nov 22, 2013
Sunroof won't close completely, expensive fix?
25 posts
Sep 26, 2010
Sunroof Shade Clip DIY
25 posts
Dec 28, 2005
Retrofit sunroof on E46 M3, is it wise?
13 posts
Mar 21, 2005
More results from www.bimmerfest.com

Dec 26, 2015 | BMW Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

ENGINE SHUT DOWN DURRING DRIVING.ALARM BEEPS ,BATTERY, DSC AND BREAK INDICATOR LIGHTS TURN YELLOW AT MY BMW E46


same problem with me, hope we can find a solution for it, because the steering will be hard to move and the brakes will be down, so maybe it will let us do accidents... plz share this to anyone

Jul 05, 2012 | 2002 BMW 3 Series

1 Answer

2002 BMW M3 hesitation under load


MOST likely: VANOS seals. See Beisan Systems.

If you have SMG, reset the SMG module.

May 23, 2012 | 2002 BMW M3

1 Answer

'03 BMW M3 E46 Rear Tire Problem


Get a 4 wheel alignment

Feb 24, 2010 | 2003 BMW M3

1 Answer

SMG go to N


check linkage 

Oct 03, 2009 | 2002 BMW M3

1 Answer

Bmw m3 2003wont start


For about the last 20 years or so, most cars are equipped not to start if you press on the gas while turning the key. This is used for diagnostic purposes. DO NOT press on the gas peddle while attempting to start a fuel injected car.

Aug 31, 2009 | 2003 BMW M3

1 Answer

The radio on my bmw e46 has topped working and the


did u ever find a solution? running into the exact same problem as we speak! grrr

Jun 06, 2009 | 2001 BMW M3

2 Answers

When driving my bmw m3 when in automatic it jumps out of gear and the gear box light comes on,took it for diagnostic check it came back saying shifting operation signal too small please help. thanks


hello there

first step is changing the gearbox oil. Ignore the dealer if he spurts out the words 'life time oil'

Hope this helps, please don't forget to rate me.

Apr 15, 2009 | 2002 BMW M3

1 Answer

BMW E46 M3 when i put the handbrake on the tele goes off


needs to go on the bmw machine to tell the computer not to turn tv off when handbrake applied, its a safety thing .
Good luck. Davelee

Oct 06, 2008 | 2006 BMW M3

Not finding what you are looking for?
2002 BMW M3 Logo

Related Topics:

108 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top BMW Experts

Frankie B

Level 2 Expert

65 Answers

Fred Sops

Level 2 Expert

272 Answers

Doberman

Level 2 Expert

254 Answers

Are you a BMW Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...