Get your car re-keyed ASAP. If you have a newer BMW with EWS (BMW's electronic theft protection) it is going to be expensive.
6 Answers · Cars & Transportation · 20/05/2008
There are several charges that apply: Cost of key Cutt charge Then the key has to be programmed by the dealer to match it to the EWS anti-theft system. Figure at least $100
2 Answers · Cars & Transportation · 30/06/2008
Tow the car to your local dealer with the registration paper work and a simple reflashing the vehicle with the proper software will take care of the problem. (The DME and EWS controllers) HTH
2 Answers · Cars & Transportation · 04/02/2014
... be hot wired. The thief would need a key, a DME, a EWS module and a LCM, since the code is stored in all 3 of these...
3 Answers · Cars & Transportation · 28/04/2010
Others would want to do a full time job of stealing BMW cars and not just during the weekend. Perhaps it would be better if you mention the problem and not just ask for ways to circumvent the EWS /antitheft.
1 Answers · Cars & Transportation · 14/06/2010
...need check, try another key, DME (Engine computer) relay, the security system ( EWS ) has not recognize the key so the DME has to be aligned...
5 Answers · Cars & Transportation · 12/03/2014
... you lost the ZCS and it can not be read from the IKE or EWS then you need to do it manually. Ask the dealer to print out a build sheet, look...
3 Answers · Cars & Transportation · 05/02/2010