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Biggy1976 12-30-2012 08:26 AM

E39 528 limp mode
My bm has been going into limp mode now for about a week it starts fine then the engine will cut out this will happen twice roughly after starting then if you start it after that it starts but its then rougher and its then in limp mode anyone has any idea to what this could be please...

Biggy1976 12-30-2012 08:29 AM

Its a 1998 year of manufacture

Makomagnet 12-30-2012 09:22 AM

Need codes or much better description

Biggy1976 12-30-2012 02:24 PM

Im going to take it for a diagnostic tomorrow but what the car does is it will start and run normally now n again when it goes into limp mode it will drive bumpy but b4 it goes into limp mode its asif it slows you right down then just shoots off again when its in limp mode theres no power it still drives but very lumpy on engine its asif its shakey thats about how much i can explain about it hope this helps thanx

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