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Everynow and then I hear a beeping noise comming from my factory stereo speakers. One beep. No alarm, no error code. Seems to happen once or twice everytime I drive. Any ideas?

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hey
u sure its coming from the speakers ? I had random beeps coming from the dash too but disabling the MEMO button on the OBC did the job.....
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Does it happen at certain intervals? Or is it random?

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yup, its the memo button. disable it. it beeps just when the hour is about to strike.

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My 323is does the exact same thing. Now I know how to get rid of it

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does anyone know what the MEMO button is all about ? all i know is that it causes 3 beeps at random intervals (the hour!) but dont know at what hour. trying to figure out what its purpose is...
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Hey fellas,

THanks for all the replies.... I will have to take a look at the memo thing.... Perhaps thats it.

Will post back what I find.....

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M50 manifold converstion 3/05
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it is the memo function. it can be programmed to beep at certain times every hour. the beep actually comes from a speaker in the drivers footwell.

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Is for the time. You can adjust it on a time for some ocasion.

It like a watch the you will let go off at a special time or sumhtn


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These things are from Bavaria, so it's like a Coco Clock for your car.
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