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Roger, BMW Master Tech
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Experience:  10 yrs. experience as BMW Master Technician, shop foreman and dealer.
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I had to jump a dead battery and now the EMI light is on and

Customer Question

I had to jump a dead battery and now the EMI light is on and the throttle is not responding. How can I reset the EMI?
JA: Did you test the battery with a voltmeter? And have you ever changed one before?
Customer: No, I left the lights on and it drained the battery. It is holding a charge now.
JA: What is the model/year of your BMW?
Customer: 2005 x3
JA: Are you fixing your X3 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I've only restarted the engine. It;s undrivable.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just if the electornic trottle control can be reset with out going to a dealership or independent service station
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Steve replied 1 year ago.
Hello and welcome,

My name is ***** ***** it will be my pleasure to assist you today.
do you mean the EML light?