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Power supply voltage to 3: short circuit + ground

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Power supply voltage to 3 : short circuit B+ ground
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 11 months ago.

Hi, I'm Chad ,Welcome To JustAnswer, I'm reviewing your question and I will be posting a reply ASAP

Can you let me know more info on this problem you are having so i can help with it

was the vehicle scanned ,what were the fault codes ?

is the car starting ?

is it turning over and no start or it does not turn over ?

Please let me know

Thank You

Chad Farhat

ASE Certified Technician

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
The vehicle was scanned and the fault code from the scanner used is 249600.
The car does not start
The ready indicator in the instrument panel comes and goes.
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 11 months ago.

so ready light is flashing on it ?

do you have one or 2 keys for it ?

what is the battery charge level ? 12 volts plus

how this happened the no start , suddenly ,you came out and no start ,does it turn over ( like the engine spins ) but it want start

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
No ready stick wakes up and falls.
Battery is fully charged.
We cleaned the car with vacuum and later. This happened. So we scanned and the error number informed already appeared and and the car is not starting.
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
One key only working the other key is broken.
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
No question of engine spinning because it does not go to the ready mode constantly,sir
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
whay does this fault code number means,sir?
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 11 months ago.

that is not a valid code for me , what kind of scanner was used ?

Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 11 months ago.

the fault code numbers go up to 172000 , but there is no 249600, can you double check that for me?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
I am attaching the photoshop from the scanner for your reference.
I don't know the scanner name
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 11 months ago.

sorry i will open your question for another expert & i will opt out ,sorry my data is just not matching yours.