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Sometimes when I try to start my car I get no response, I take

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Sometimes when I try to start my car I get no response, I take out my fobkey and try again then it works. My car is a 1series 120d on a 56plate


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this is often due to a failing key so I would try your second key to see if the issue persists.

if it does, then the issue could be the start/stop butty, key slot, or immobilizer.

you would need to invest in a proper 1 hour diagnostic with proper BMW test equipment to verify

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