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1997 BMW 318 convertible radio problems

Car went to shop for new top and repair (including antenna), now it displays
"CODE WAIT", but when we enter the code nothing happens.
In the past when we lost power, we would enter the code and all was fixed.

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Hi.....

On your BMW If you have the righ code.
The problem now is : You or someone else put the wrong code for more Than 6 times. And the radio is lock.
Turn the key To ON position and wait for 10 Minutes. and try to enter the code , If after the radio work OK. You have fixed
But. If not work The next step is.
Get the Car to the DEALER. To get the radio programed with a Scanner.
But IS there an Other option.
Turn the ingition to on position or until you can see the RADIO screen. and leave For 24 hour. if is nessesary put a Battery charger. For not discharge the battery. IN 24 hour the radio will clear the wrong codes entered..
And accept the right Code.

OK.. I hope this help yo try solve your problem.

GUILL...

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Remove battery cable for 2 minutes.Then try again...Good Luck!!!!!

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