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How do you unlock radio in a 2001 bmw z3

How do I unlock the radio in a 2001 bmw z3 after it reads code wait?

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SOURCE: Z3 2001 Radio

TURN ON THE IGNITION FOR APPROXIMATELY 2 HOURS AND CODE WAIT WILL DISAPEAR AND YOU WILL GET:

CODE_ _ _ _ _ _

Posted on Aug 02, 2008

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SOURCE: BMW Z3 WRONG UNLOCK RADIO CODE HOW TO GET THE RIGHT ONE

If the radio is displaying code wait, or wait, then the ignition and radio must remain on for 1hour. I would contact a dealer within the USA and provide them with your radio serial number. The serial number can be displayed in the radio by pressing and holding down the "M" button while turning on the ignition.

Posted on Mar 15, 2009

Anonymous

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SOURCE: BMW Z3 WRONG UNLOCK RADIO CODE HOW TO GET THE RIGHT ONE

Go back to the dealer that told you the wrong number ! I have one and I am currently living in the Middle East but the car was brought from Europe... they have access and can track it down... Tell them that is the wrong code and not acceptable service...I asked to speak to a service mgr and they got it to me.. are you going to have your car serviced there ?? That's the point of paying for dealership service... so they can supply GOOD service and getting you the proper code counts...

Posted on Mar 18, 2009

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SOURCE: I have a 2001 BMW Z3. The battery went dead last

most new BMW's the fuse block is located behind the glove box. There should be a pair of twist plastic fastners at the back of the glove box, twist and remove the plate and you should find the fuse box and fuse locater list.

Posted on May 12, 2009

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SOURCE: BMW Z3 rough idle on start codes read P1189 , P0173

all the codes you have are all related to the fuel trim, this problem needs to be looked at with a european capable scanner for futher tests sorry.

Posted on Dec 05, 2009

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There are many websites that offer an unlocking service for a few £/$ . here is one that I found>

http://www.unlockmycarradio.info/?gclid=CKGGt9PSkZkCFYh_3godalAGYg

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TURN ON THE IGNITION FOR APPROXIMATELY 2 HOURS AND CODE WAIT WILL DISAPEAR AND YOU WILL GET:

CODE_ _ _ _ _ _

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