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If the car is being towed, **the gearshift lever must be set to position N and the dash read N for neutral or you risk terminal engine damage** If you have The time now is 09:30 PM. When Do You Use Them? They all will have to be taken to someone with a Star Diagnostic machine to re-code them all together. his comment is here

You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Working... Or sign in with one of these services Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Microsoft Sign in with Google Sign Up All Content All Content This Topic This Forum Advanced Get it checked out on a Smart specific diagnostics machine by a professional. *safety note potential hazard item* As of April 2012 the airbag light is part of the MoT test http://www.evilution.co.uk/Info/paddles_stopped_working.htm

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Loading... It needs repairing, sometimes a piece of wiring loom and connector are required and sometimes the central console unit will also need to be replaced How much oil do I need Its worth getting an additional new key before so you can get it coded at the same time, if you don't already have a spare key. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

However, generally it is a problem with the connector under the dashboard. Brahm Neufeld 56,618 views 1:45 Smart Car with Hayabusa Turbo Engine! Sign in to make your opinion count. http://clubsmartcar.com/index.php?/topic/16606-450-paddle-shifters-inoperable/ klwinter2 is offline Quote Quick Reply Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links Smart Car of America Advertisement post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 01-30-2012, 07:22 PM Buckaroo Join Date: Jan

The front end of the car suffers all the crashes and bangs you too feel from the car’s suspension. This feature is not available right now. I'm still under warranty until end-December and will be booking an appointment in Ottawa soonest. I think Evilution's site has a solution for that.

jwight smart Modifications 0 01-23-2008 11:53 AM Posting Rules You may post new threads You may post replies You may not post attachments You may not edit your posts BB Loading... Category Autos & Vehicles License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading... Applies to: Answer: It's probably the rear shoes and adjusters that need cleaning and adjusting properly, these usually get done about every 4th year - it could be the rear wheel

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So, look around & drill down as much as you want to for all the smart fortwo details you're looking for. mbofoxnard 39,161 views 13:45 Smart Car Transmission Update - Duration: 10:10. Why Does the Smart Car Need Paddle Shifters? weblink The temperature inside the turbocharger unit is high and the oil is almost always evaporated by the time it gets to the exhaust and the catalytic converter, so you rarely see

Always disconnect the battery before working on airbags and seat belt housings as both contain explosive devices. The paddles are very responsive and operating them — once you master which shifts up and which shifts down — is quite simple. Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video?

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Perhaps you can remove the paddles and see if there is sufficient access for electro cleaner to do its job. Never work under an unsupported vehicle, always use the correct tools and never attempt jobs beyond your training / capabilities. This does not require a TAN code. It's more likely that the key has fully discharged, lost its coding and will have to be re-coded along with the car and any spare keys you might have.

What Causes The Fault? Usually if the light is on the unit will default to non-function. I suspect that after being flat for so long, the SAM has just lost the TAN. check over here Cheers all.

Applies to: Answer: Firstly lets get this into perspective. its a fortwo pulse. If you try to change the bulb and accidentally dislodge the spring clip the headlight has to be removed and the front end will have to come off as well to Safety note: the ABS and ESP may not work properly in an emergency if these are faulty.

Top of Smart Car Paddle Shifters Page Share | About Smart Cars Who Makes It? Loading... gbryers smart Modifications 13 10-13-2008 03:29 PM Wiring diagram? A competent garage can remove the rear hubs and clean and inspect the cylinders and replace and adjust as necessary.

The headlight will then need realigning too. Underneath the removed paddle you will find a spring and a switch. What's New?