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Re: Reset electronic handbrake,LOOK HERE
I'm assuming you are aware that in order to put the car in diagnostic mode and switch on all nine computers, you press and hold the start button with feet off pedals, for 5+ seconds. You can tell it was the right mode by trying to switch off, and if it asks to press Start button twice, then its in the right mode.
Pressing the Start briefly to switch on, will only activate about 4 computers, not including Injector ECU, and I believe not the Parking one...
Just a thought...
UPDATE for proximity owners (like me) It doesn't work with the key in your pocket, taken me yonks wondering why it didn't work. One MUST insert the keycard.
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