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#1 (permalink) Old 07-08-2004, 02:33 PM
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Can you reset the OIl Service intervails yourself?

My first oil change is due on my 96 E36, and I would hate to think that Im gonna change the oil myself, just to have to bring it someone to reset the Oil Service monitors ghead

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Here is a DIY link: http://www.unofficialbmw.com/e36/electrica...ice_lights.html

You don't even need this wacky tool though...if you have any old CATV wire laying around your house....cut a piece 1 ft long...and strip both ends (about 2") down to the copper wire. Then follow the DIY link....I did it myself for the first time over the weekend and it worked perfectly!

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hehehhee.... I figured it was something that simple.... I use an old piece of wire to read the error codes on my Buick Grand National too.... Good to see despite all the new electronics, that same old piece of wire will do the trick!

Thanks a bunch for the link RIBEMR26!

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Clear corners/sidemarkers ---- Eurospec (Depos)

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