E46 M3 SMG won’t start

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  1. 30 Jul 2020 at 3:25 PM #1
    alexjordon

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    Hi for the past 3 days I e been having problems starting my M3

    In the morning it seems to start fine but have Issues through the day starting,

    put the key in smg lever in starting position and the engine cranks but won’t start, played around with the SMG stock also checked the bonnet switches

    please help
     
  2. 31 Jul 2020 at 8:24 PM #2
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    If it cranks and doesnt start its not smg issue.
    Get codes read
     
  3. 2 Aug 2020 at 9:51 PM #3
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    Thanks, that’s the plan, it doesn’t start when the tyre moniter light and the traction light fail to go out with the ignition on, lots of people on fb forums suggesting the fuel pump
     
  4. 2 Aug 2020 at 10:24 PM #4
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    Or fuse. 52 from memory
     

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