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Old 04-18-2004, 04:46 PM   #1
xJosHx
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Unhappy Clock Issues. HELP!

Alright, on my 318, the little display where it displays the clock/outside temp/date keeps going crazy. The numbers will flash and then tweak out so that it looks like just a bunch of jargon up there. It will keep flipping out like this for a while, then stop, then randomly start again the next day or later that same day.
A friend of mine said his mom had an e30 325 with the same problem, and he said he thinks he remembers there being a quick fix for it; that a mechanic they took it to said he just had to replace a chip or something, but he wasn't sure exactly what.
I don't want to take it somewhere and get screwed over just to get the problem diagnosed. Anyone know what might be wrong?
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Old 04-18-2004, 06:58 PM   #2
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well e30's have a problem with grounds..it'll take you a month to find them all and clean them up....just wear a watch man..its gettin old..
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Old 04-18-2004, 06:59 PM   #3
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mine does the same thing. i just thought is was the flux capasitor waiting for me to get to 80 mph.


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