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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-29-2010, 01:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 446
Posted By greenram21
Reverse Lights Stuck on

Hello,

I have a 97 528i, and I have had had it for about 3 years. The whole time I have had the car the reverse lights have not worked or the passenger side mirror turn down when I put it in...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-21-2010, 10:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 771
Posted By greenram21
Thank you for the relpies. I have never thought...

Thank you for the relpies. I have never thought about the battery being weak. I have had issues with it, and now that I think about it, most of the problems occured after having a completely dead...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-21-2010, 09:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 771
Posted By greenram21
The car starts evertime, but the windows and...

The car starts evertime, but the windows and wipers won't work for a couple minutes. Also, I do not think that mine has 2 trip odos? I have 1 button and I dont remember seeing another trip when I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-21-2010, 09:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 771
Posted By greenram21
E39 Trip odometer randomly resets

All,

I have been having random issues with my '97 528i. First off a little history, both my rear window reglators went out, and my sun roof broke, and my air bag light is on. I have fixed both...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-07-2010, 04:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,258
Posted By greenram21
I was finally able to find out what was wrong....

I was finally able to find out what was wrong. After checking to make sure the cable wasnt frayed, I noticed that when the throttle cable pulled back when starting the car, that it was hitting a hose...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-06-2010, 09:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,258
Posted By greenram21
If the cable was bad would the traction control...

If the cable was bad would the traction control motor still be able to pull back on the throttle housing?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-05-2010, 05:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,258
Posted By greenram21
Traction Control light stuck on

I have a '97 528i, I had a coolant hose blow a few months ago. I was able to repair the hose and repalced all coolant hoses. After I finished all the repairs my Traction Control would not turn on....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-09-2009, 05:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 863
Posted By greenram21
I have done a scan with my Memoscan, it did not...

I have done a scan with my Memoscan, it did not find any errors. What area should I check voltage? The fuse box? Relays? Also, you said it controls the central locking, then why do my doors unlock...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-09-2009, 02:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 863
Posted By greenram21
E39 Windows and wipers stop working after driving

I have a 1997 E39 528i, when I fisrt start my car for the day everything workis fine. After driving from anywhere from 10minutes to 1 hour, when I get back into the car and start it, non of my...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-27-2008, 06:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,652
Posted By greenram21
I tested the power, but did not have small enough...

I tested the power, but did not have small enough wires to test all of the power plugs. However, everything seems good. If it is the motor, what is the part number? I have serched and couldnt find...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-26-2008, 08:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,652
Posted By greenram21
So, I am guessing from the replies that I need to...

So, I am guessing from the replies that I need to replace the motor?

Ted
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-26-2008, 06:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,652
Posted By greenram21
I have already moved the sunroof completely...

I have already moved the sunroof completely forward and backward just to make sure I didn't break any of the new parts. If you have one, let me know. My email is greenram21@yahoo.com

Thanks
Ted
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-26-2008, 04:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,652
Posted By greenram21
I have tried that. Do you think it could be the...

I have tried that. Do you think it could be the motor? I havent used the sunroof for 6 months, and I did try the sunroof without having both power plugs plugged in.

Thanks
Ted
1997 BMW 528i
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-26-2008, 12:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,652
Posted By greenram21
E39 Sunroof Motor?

My sunroof was broken, and I just replaced the plastic pieces that run on the track. I have all of the parts back together, and made all of the adjustments. I manually moved the sunroof and made sure...
Forum: 5 Series DIY 10-24-2008, 10:07 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 97,827
Posted By greenram21
Lance, I would like to have the window fix...

Lance,
I would like to have the window fix also. Do you still have them? greenram21@yahoo.com
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-22-2008, 09:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,767
Posted By greenram21
Thanks for your help. I will let you know what I...

Thanks for your help. I will let you know what I find.

Thanks

1997 BMW 528i
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-21-2008, 03:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,767
Posted By greenram21
Is that sensor on the muffler? My check engine...

Is that sensor on the muffler? My check engine light keeps coming on, and would like to stop it.

Thanks

1997 bmw 528i
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-21-2008, 12:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,767
Posted By greenram21
Error Code P0160 help

I have been getting this error code P0160 Sensor CKT No activity (bank 2 sensor 2)
Where is this sensor and what can I do to fix it?

Thanks

1997 Bmw 528i
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