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AskTheCarExperts 345,109 views 6:25 How Instrument Clusters Work & What to do When Gauges Go Bad. - Duration: 4:22. And on the end of the video you can see about 1 sec delay of lights turning off when i remove the key from the ignition. anybody out there figure this one out? 2legit2quit View Public Profile Find more threads by 2legit2quit Find More Posts by 2legit2quit Leave feedback for 2legit2quit (0) 08-26-2009, 05:25 PM however, i just realized that the power window switches aren't lighting up either, nor is the door lock switch in the center console. Source

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E46 Instrument Cluster Fuse

Looking at the battery it appears to be an original one too which don't last forever. What Can It Be?* Well today when I started the car, the top three lights on my cluster light up (high beams, oil, and forgot the one left of the high dino71 View Public Profile Find more threads by dino71 Find More Posts by dino71 Leave feedback for dino71 (0) 01-17-2016, 10:14 PM #12 Nolimit_Trini Registered User Join Date: Aug Soon as i put it back it and turn on the indicator light, right or left, it goes back to zombie mode.

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Im not an expert but the following is what Ive read from other forums: The battery is a bit of a weak point on the E46 and can cause problems in Power to the dash lights, cluster etc. Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts BMW Coding and Programming The Bmw E36 Dash Lights Not Working I know you've checked the fuses but there is power getting to it?

I CHECKED THE FUSES CONTROLLING THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, ALL THREE FUSES ARE FINE. Pop the dimmer switch out, and see if you have power in to it. SOMETIMES THE TWO INDICATOR LIGHTS WILL CHANGE FROM RED TO YELLOW. http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=658609 I did not pay attention when i did that if the windows button did light up was looking at cluster i will do it tomorrow again thanks Reply With Quote 15-01-2014,20:05

he wasn't sure though and told me to bring the car in and have it diagnosed, which would be 200 dollars, and upon finding out what the actual problem is they E46 Instrument Cluster Test Panik 760 371,874 views 2:33 BMW E-Box, 3 Series E46 Engine Computer, Engine Fuse Locations, Engine Main Relay Wiper Relay - Duration: 27:29. Others have tried putting the cluster in the oven at low temperature for a couple hours with success. If there is moisture trapped in it, this should take care of it.

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All the fuses were fine BUT when I took out the last fuse (43) and put it back in I heard this strange motor sound and then magically the instrument cluster http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=330311 You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. E46 Instrument Cluster Fuse All of this started occurring at the same time. 2002 Bmw 325i Instrument Cluster Not Working Pull the panel face off and you should see 1 or 2 very small bulbs which you can maybe get out with your fingers or pliers with something in the jaws.

I checked fuses, cables to the trunk, and cables behind the dash. http://tubemuse.com/not-working/dashboard-dials-not-working.html SOLD MEMBER OF THE MOST EXCLUSIVE SECRET CLUB ON THE 'FEST HyphE36 View Public Profile Find all threads started by HyphE36 Find all posts by HyphE36 View My Garage Add HyphE36 I can see it BC the face plate is off. Gauge/Dash Light Problem Today's Posts Search Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page Display Modes Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode Posting Rules You may not Bmw Instrument Cluster Lights Not Working

Anyone know? Delay in door displays. Reply With Quote 01-30-2013,08:26 AM #11 Richard1980 View Profile View Forum Posts Member Join Date Jan 2013 Location London Posts 8 My Cars 1999 BMW 323ci Originally Posted by jdauria got http://tubemuse.com/not-working/dashboard-tv-widget-not-working.html Read the codes and if you want post them here.

Waur 7,819 views 6:52 2003 BMW 325i Dashboard Computer Problem - Duration: 1:23. E46 Gauges Not Working How to use BMW Forums.info BFI Suggestions, issues and help. I just pulled out all the components for the parrot bluetooth and radio, connected them while not installed and the backlight came back on!

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mhamoui View Public Profile Find all threads started by mhamoui Find all posts by mhamoui View My Garage Add mhamoui to Your Ignore List #21 10-27-2016, 05:22 PM BavarianBeamer I really want to check into this though and give feedback in hopes of this being helpful to someone else down the road. Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video? E46 Cluster Reset i did check the fuses and the key located beneath the fuse box indicates 3 different fuses that affect the cluster.

Check the connections to that sensor. __________________ Quotes to live by: guessing gets expensive...drivinfaster nothing is more expensive than a cheap BMW...c4harpe13 buying a ratty example (of a BMW) is a Can anyone suggest anything further to check or test? By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. http://tubemuse.com/not-working/dashboard-gauges-car-not-working.html I called out the AA and they checked all connections at rear of unit + fuses - all were OK - they stated the instrument cluster may be faulty.

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Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: Results 1 to 10 of 17 LinkBack LinkBack URL About LinkBacks   Bookmark & Share Digg this Thread!Add Thread to del.icio.usBookmark in All Fuses checked in fuse box located in glove box, especially fuses 10, 34, 43. - the are fine I have also checked the power wires at the cluster pins and View Profile View Forum Posts View Articles The name is Derek but people call me Derek. Cluster test 2.0 carried out all lights come on, however gauges DO NOT go through their full range of motion.

Reply With Quote 01-30-2013,01:26 PM #14 jdauria View Profile View Forum Posts Member BMW CCA Member Join Date Apr 2010 Location Arlington, VA Posts 1,676 My Cars E39 M5 Originally Posted Fuse somewhere or some control module is my best guess. my speedo clock is not working. This is my go to first for anything that goes wrong with the ///M. __________________ M3FlyMe View Public Profile Find more threads by M3FlyMe Find More Posts by M3FlyMe Visit

If you have voltage there, you should have voltage at the instrument cluster lights.