Computer and Clock Dim Screen Repair (1998 BMW 328is)

Computer and Clock Dim Screen Repair (1998 BMW 328is)

Replacing the small bulbs that illuminate the Check Control computer and clock in the BMW E36.

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  1. Grzegorz Kowal
    Grzegorz Kowal 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    Cool video, 6 years later I'm still using it. Unfortunately the link to part number does not work. Could you update it?

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  2. Erwyn Ortiz
    Erwyn Ortiz 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    Do I just pull as hard as possible??

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  3. Blk Foreign
    Blk Foreign 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    My screen says PROG 1 non-stop, even when the car is off…killing my battery. Anyone know what that means or how to get it to disappear? It is a 1998 328is

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  4. dmcadik
    dmcadik 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    0:39 When someone cuts me off in traffic

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  5. MgC-137
    MgC-137 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    What about the one for the radio the little screen is always dark?? Great videos btw keep it up.

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  6. Vance Pehi
    Vance Pehi 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    Just guna stick my finger riiiiight up in this whole here it a little bit tight hahahahahahahahaha

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  7. Aubrey Grandy
    Aubrey Grandy 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    I replaced the bulbs but I still cannot see the screen. Any idea how to replace the front panel with the pixels?

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  8. Christian Blanco
    Christian Blanco 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    What if I droped that shit to the ground and now none of the bulbs turn on. Should I replace them all, or might something else come loose

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  9. Nick Charles
    Nick Charles 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    Hi the one that's so dim I can barely see it is the radio, CD, cassette panel. Any advice on how to open to change that bulb?

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  10. Walter Cardenas
    Walter Cardenas 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    Where can we purchase the bulbs? Outstanding video.

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  11. HarleyBlessed
    HarleyBlessed 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    Just like your others videos, you give good, simple and clear instructions. Thanks! Did mine tonight all went smoothly. Note: some replacement OBC bulbs may have a 6mm nut instead of the screw slot. I used a small 6mm box wrench and it fit into the tight spot well.

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  12. timtima724
    timtima724 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    thanks dude

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  13. TheThunderbolt24
    TheThunderbolt24 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    so what if like the screen is visible but in some areas the letter are like pixelated out to where its not readable. could this be the bulbs or the LCD it self?

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  14. 3P1CAtomicVideos
    3P1CAtomicVideos 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    I'd this problem for a while. my obc and radio won't light up. I've replaced both and their lightbulbs but they still won't light up. I can read the radio if I shine a light but the computer doesn't show at all. anything ?

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  15. Brian Tech/Auto Lover
    Brian Tech/Auto Lover 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    This really helped me thanks

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  16. Drop A Gear
    Drop A Gear 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    what kind of bulbs ?

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  17. Kid Charlemagne
    Kid Charlemagne 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    how do u set the time on one of those ?

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  18. ThexGreatxLTS
    ThexGreatxLTS 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    I just recently purchased a 1998 328iC and you sir are going to be my savior with this project!

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  19. Prattmandu
    Prattmandu 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    What kind of bulbs are they?

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  20. Shaun Dawick
    Shaun Dawick 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    i'm not sure if you will read this but my computer and clock are not reading properly, the bulbs seem to be bright enough but the reading seems blurred/fuzzy, just wondering if you have any idea what the problem may be?

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  21. anthony hernandez
    anthony hernandez 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    I had the vehicle standing out in the cold for about a month with snow built up because of the weather .. my guess it started happening when I re-fuel the car and I went to a mechanic they told me it had to be the fuel tank

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  22. anthony hernandez
    anthony hernandez 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    I have a 97' bmw 328i and my odometer oil and temperature gauges are actin up, my fuel meters goes up and down also my temperature won't go up any pointers on what's it seems to be the problem??

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  23. Bikes'n'Bmw
    Bikes'n'Bmw 6 March, 2022, 12:35

    thank you so much! i just changed my clock minilightbulb just thanks to your video 🙂 because i thought its a lot harder to do it. looking forward to new vids 🙂 keep up the good work and ride safe! 🙂

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