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Kevin, BMW Mechanic
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Experience:  Diagnostic technician
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I have mini 2003 and the key-less is broken and i've bought

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i have mini cooper 2003 and the key-less is broken and i've bought new one and i'd know how to program the new one
JA: Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.
Customer: the buttons on the old board are broken and now i bought new one from ebay and to lock and unlock the doors i have to reprogram the new one to makes it work
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: yes i hope :)
JA: Great! What have you tried so far?
Customer: nothing yet i just received the new one and i wanted to make sure before doing any thing wrong
JA: Is there anything else the BMW Mechanic should be aware of about your BMW?
Customer: no that was only issue i've had
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Kevin replied 1 year ago.

hi im kevin these are the two options I have listed in my info


  • Method 1:
    • Press lock or unlock button 4 times in succession.
  • Method 2:
    • Switch ignition ON and OFF.
    • Within 10 seconds press lock and unlock button in succession.

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