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      04-29-2011, 09:28 PM   #1
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How can I make the 328xi beep when pushing key fob?

I found my old '96 328i had a useful 'beep' when I was using my remote key entry as a way to find my car in a crowded parking garage. I can't make my new 2011 328xi do the same, so far. Any thoughts? I can't even make it go into 'panic' mode when pushing the remote buttons.
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      04-29-2011, 11:40 PM   #2
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Someone correct me if I am wrong, but you need the alarm to "get the beep".
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      04-30-2011, 07:42 AM   #3
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Someone correct me if I am wrong, but you need the alarm to "get the beep".
You are correct.
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      05-01-2011, 11:10 PM   #4
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OP, your car doesn't have the alarm installed.
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If you do have an alarm, have the dealer check the programmable remote options. When
I had my 3 series, I had the audible shut off, so my parents would not know what time I got home. On the X5, I gave back last week, I had the sound shut off for unlock, but on for lock. I park in a secluded, underground lot and I leave for work at 4:30 AM. I did not want to bring attention to myself by unlocking the car.
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Just yell out "beep" real loud and annoying. That's what I do and it's worked for me.
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Huh? Only 335s beep.
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Just yell out "beep" real loud and annoying. That's what I do and it's worked for me.
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