Question about 2003 BMW 330

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If its antitheft im in trouble

Thanks for the reply tried to jump it...did not work, just bought it a couple days ago and unfortunatley it did not come with a book...any more ideas would be a great help

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  • bimmer03 Jun 01, 2008

    the car will not crank at all no aftermarket alarm that i can see..took the battery and had it checked it was good so i guess i am gonna need some type of reset too...horn works windows work just wont make any effort to turn on....maybe its the key. gonna have to have it towed 35 miles to the dealer...that sux $$$ any other ideas? would be appreciated....hey by the way i love vegas and come out from jersey a couple times a year!

  • bimmer03 Jun 01, 2008

    hello again...sorry to keep bothering u but i am just trying to save a little $$$ for my vegas vacation,,,,my husband just informed me there is a red blinking light under the radio. i tried the door key like you suggested but that didnt work either.. again as i said it looks good in the driveway with a temp tag lol.

    bimmer03

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Does the car cranks aND wont start or does not crank at all?
if it does not crank at all se if there is any aftermarket alarm system, if it is you will see a little red light flashing somewhere
also try to lock the car with the key and unlock it from outside soemtimes this will disable the antitheft system

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  • fernando arevalo Jun 01, 2008

    thank you for loving vegas, other thing what i can sujest before you tow it to the dealer is try to call one of those mobile locksmith guys and see if there is any problem with the key

    but before you do that contact the place or persone you bought it from and ask if this problem was there or if they can help you to get it to start

    also if when you tunr the ignition on all the lights and gages work good then leave the ignition on aply emergency brake and have some step on the brake and try to by pass the starter straight on the starter solenoid, but if you don't know how to do that then

    have someone hold the key all the way in like when is crancking and top on the starter motor with a small hammer if the car runs then do not shut it off keep it runing and take it to an auto repair to have the starter replace

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