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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2014, 11:09 AM
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Posted By m1gunr
5 months later..... battery replaced,...

5 months later.....

battery replaced, positive battery clamp replaced, alternator replaced, DISA replaced (was rattling), key replaced, key module replaced, all connections in steering column now...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-28-2013, 11:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 422
Posted By m1gunr
without knowing what is in the column I assumed...

without knowing what is in the column I assumed the module was a separate item than the switch......
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-28-2013, 08:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 422
Posted By m1gunr
OK, the car was at the dealership for another 2...

OK, the car was at the dealership for another 2 weeks and they could NOT replicate or discover the issue. I go to pick the car up, they bring it out front, I go to start it and all it does is turn...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-11-2013, 11:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By m1gunr
a sweet smell would lead me toward antifreeze.

a sweet smell would lead me toward antifreeze.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-11-2013, 11:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By m1gunr
weird as in sweet? or oily?

weird as in sweet? or oily?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-11-2013, 11:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 422
Posted By m1gunr
2003 530i no start

The car has been at the dealership for a week now and they could not replicate the issue. I go to pick the car up today and it won't start. So here we go again.....

When you insert the key, the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-10-2013, 10:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 177
Posted By m1gunr
2003 530i turns over but no start

All the dash and console lights and electronics come right up with the key turned on. I turn the key to start and the motor spins & turns but will not start. Sometimes if I turn the key off and on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-10-2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 599
Posted By m1gunr
my tranny issues started when the alternator was...

my tranny issues started when the alternator was failing. Once replaced, issues went away.
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