30 Jan, 24

BMW 1 series (1st generation Pre-facelift) Footwell Module Repairs

BMW, a renowned luxury vehicle that blends performance, style, and innovation. However, like any complex machinery, BMW cars are susceptible to electronic issues, and one common problem faced by owners of the 1 Series (1st generation, pre-facelift) model from 2006-2007 is the Footwell Module (FRM3) fault.

The Footwell Module (FRM3)

The Footwell Module (FRM) in a BMW vehicle is an essential electronic control unit responsible for managing various functions related to the vehicle’s lighting, windows, and other electrical components. It is located in the passenger footwell and plays a crucial role in ensuring the proper functioning of these systems.

Common Faults

Following are common faults that you may experience with your BMW footwell module.

Malfunctioning Lights

One of the most common symptoms is issues with exterior and interior lights. This can include erratic behaviour, such as lights staying on when they shouldn’t or not working at all.

Window Control Problems

The FRM3 is involved in the control of power windows. If you experience problems with the windows not responding to commands or behaving unpredictably, it could be a sign of a faulty Footwell Module.

Central Locking Issues

Problems with central locking, including difficulty locking or unlocking doors, may be indicative of a malfunctioning FRM3.

Warning Messages on the Dashboard

Owners may observe warning messages on the dashboard related to lighting or electrical systems, pointing towards a potential issue with the Footwell Module.

Unexpected Battery Drain

Faulty FRM3 modules can sometimes lead to increased power consumption even when the vehicle is turned off, resulting in unexpected battery drain issues.

Fault Codes

Here are some common fault codes associated with BMW 1 series Footwell Module issues:

CC-ID 031

Lighting-related fault code indicating problems with the FRM3 module.

CC-ID 094

Window control fault code, pointing to issues with the power window functions.

CC-ID 036

Central locking fault code, suggesting problems with the FRM3 module’s control over door locking mechanisms.

CC-ID 097

Battery drain-related fault code, indicating potential issues with the FRM3 module causing excessive power consumption.

Part Numbers

Below is a list of part numbers commonly associated with this types of unit.

Part NumbersPart Numbers
6135939049161359340339
6135930837161359286887
6135926380361359240533
6135924100861359204536
6135918755961359166708
6135915980861359153779
6135922459561359240527
6135924908361353456588
6135345639461359263800
6135345605161359224589
6135924100661359230450
6135345742761353456034
6135345639561359241005
6135924053061359230447
6135923044861359241007
6135924908161359249080
6135922459361359241002
6135923045161359263797
6135922459261359224594
6135923045461359251487
6135926379461359240523
6135922458861359251486
6135924908461359224618
6135923043261359230433
6135922461661359224617
61359224598613592230445
6135923044561359146058
6135926380161359249082
6135923044661359230438
6135924052861359241004
6135934033361359230453
6135939048461359197159
6135939048361359340331
6135923044461359241011
6135682706461359225496
6135926983061359263798
6135924052461353456587
6135345742861353455895
6135924908561353456393
613534570296135345730
6135682707261353457429
6135345758661359263791
613592245976135981387801
613592514860161359251486-01
613592245940161359224594-01
613534573920161353457392-01
6135928725061359230455
6315926379361359263793
6135925148961359383050
613592698155350538C200
6135345752861353456988
6135345698761359241012
6135924252261359249086
6135345589661353457526
6135345695261359308361
6135924052961353457426
6135924100361353456586
6135924053261359224596
613592872516135345639401
613592698300161359249074
6135345739061353457390
6135345738961353457389
6135345695161359224590
6135345698661353457587
6135345740261353457400
6135922459161359249092
6135345703161353457401
6135345740361353457387
6135345695361353457596

Why Choose Us

As an automotive company specialising in repairing BMW Mini Footwell Modules, we offer several reasons to choose our services:

Expertise and Experience

Our team consists of skilled technicians with extensive experience in diagnosing and repairing FRM3 modules. We understand the intricacies of these units.

State-of-the-Art Diagnostic Tools

We utilise cutting-edge diagnostic tools specifically designed for BMW vehicles, ensuring accurate identification of fault codes and precise diagnosis.

Module Repair and Replacement

Whether your FRM3 module requires repair or replacement, we have the expertise to address the issue effectively. Our services cover both hardware and software aspects, including programming and coding.

Comprehensive Solutions

We provide comprehensive solutions for common faults, ensuring that all affected systems are thoroughly inspected and repaired. This includes addressing issues related to lighting, windows, central locking, and more.

Timely and Reliable Service

Recognizing the importance of timely repairs, we strive to provide efficient services without compromising on quality. Our goal is to get your BMW back on the road as quickly as possible.

Customer Satisfaction

Customer satisfaction is our priority. We maintain open communication, provide transparent explanations of issues, and ensure that our clients are satisfied with the results of our services.

Contact Us Now

Our dedicated team of experienced technicians is ready to assist you in diagnosing and resolving these common faults. Give us a Tags : BMW, BMW 1 series, BMW 1 series (1st generation Pre-facelift), BMW 1 series (1st generation Pre-facelift) 2006 to 2011, BMW 1 series 2006 to 2011, common faults of The Footwell Module (FRM3), Footwell module, FRM3, The Footwell Module (FRM3).

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