my 1997 328is wont start and the carshop said it had something to do with security code. what is this?


Asked by Oct 05, 2014 at 02:40 AM about the 1997 BMW 3 Series 328is

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

car wont start. carshop said it has something to do with the security code. the car is a 1997 bmw 328is

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If that's the case (security system) you're going to want BMW to handle this. Visit your local BMW Dealer with your registration and driver's license, for proof of ownership, and talk to their service department. HTH. -Jim

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