My BMW needs a new HVAC controller. My mechanic said it's a $4,000 part from BMW. Has anyone else had this problem? Is there a cheaper way to go?
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2003 BMW 325i Question: HVAC Controller
Answer #1Bret Bodas from RepairPal Test Shop, January 24, 2010, 11:15Master
Hey, give these guys a look, they list a repair for 3-series climate control modules. http://bit.ly/8z7rcm
Look around too, there are several sites online that offer rebuilding of electronic components. Have a good description of the symptoms you have so they will know if their repairs address your issue.
ReplyMaddy0, May 01, 2011, 08:27Rookie
Ive experienced it before, and went to the junk yard and got mine, and had some guys put it in.
Answer #2patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, January 24, 2010, 11:21Master
Some companies remanufacture or repair the contollers perhaps contact these people http://www.bba-reman.com/catalogue/Index.aspx?category=3
or closer to home maybe theses people would have a suggestion
Fuel Injection Corporation, 2407 Research Drive
Livermore, CA 94550, Phone: 925-371-6551
They do a lot of re-manufactured computers for fuel injection and ignition, they may know someone that may repair your controller.
After that I would say look at BMW specific forums and see what other BMW owners have to say. The price seems ridicules.