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2006 X 3 Alarm question

Discussion in 'E83 X3 (2004-2010)' started by panmarcum, Mar 15, 2009.

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    I am in the process of buying a cpo and was wondering if the clown nose light blinks if the vehicle is locked does it mean it is equiped with an alarm. Reason was when I bought my e-46 in 2002 they said that in the bmw programming you could enable the clown nose blink without it having an alarm installed.
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    First of all, best wishes on the purchase of your new X-3.

    The clown nose can be programmed to blink when doors are locked with out an alarm system installed in the vehicle. I know this first hand as I requested the dealer to activate the feature when I purchased my X-3 new.


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    My X3 does this without any alarm (yet).

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    My X3 does this when the doors are locked. This behavior has continued now that the Alarm installed. Either way i think its a programmed feature:)

    Good luck with your X3....I can't get enough of mine :p

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