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05 mini cooper wont start. Turn key, whirring, dinging, dash lights as normal, but g

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05 mini cooper won't start. Turn key, whirring, dinging, dash lights as normal, but get loud clicks and headlghts flash with each click. Driver's side power window also nudges down 1/2 inch at a time. Got it to start once by switching to other key fob and moved it into garage. Restarted it with both keys. Next day, neither key works. I read some BMW forums about immobilizer faults that sound similar, but not exact.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Steve replied 5 years ago.

Hello and welcome.


Where are the clicks coming from?



Customer: replied 5 years ago.
You can quit researching. I fixed it.