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Forum: 8 Series - E31 (1989 - 1999) 09-05-2010, 10:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,335
Posted By consolr
Pentosin level is adequate, I topped it off. ...

Pentosin level is adequate, I topped it off.

The two switches you refer to- I assume these are under the plastic caps which have two wires and two connectors leading to them?
Should I unscrew...
Forum: 8 Series - E31 (1989 - 1999) 09-01-2010, 05:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,335
Posted By consolr
Thanks! And nice car. I'm not sure I'll hit that...

Thanks! And nice car. I'm not sure I'll hit that mileage with mine (177,000).
Forum: 8 Series - E31 (1989 - 1999) 08-31-2010, 05:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,335
Posted By consolr
93 850Ci - Traction control and ABS light on

My 1993 850CI just had the traction/ABS light come on together. Actually, the traction (at the top center of the binnacle) goes on when you start it up, then the ABS light goes on right as you start...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 02-03-2010, 04:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,221
Posted By consolr
I believe I've been replacing them together. No...

I believe I've been replacing them together. No electrical demons otherwise. Thanks for the tip!
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 02-01-2010, 04:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,221
Posted By consolr
As a followup one year later: I think it was the...

As a followup one year later: I think it was the battery cable...I tightened it up and haven't had the same problem since.
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 02-01-2010, 04:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 966
Posted By consolr
SRS airbag light

About a year ago I had the engine compartment steam cleaned on my 850ci, and since then the airbag light has been on. Is this a DIY repair job? Any ideas what it might be? Thanks. :dunno:
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 02-14-2009, 12:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,221
Posted By consolr
I got the car started. I jiggled the passenger...

I got the car started. I jiggled the passenger side positive battery cables and then the lights started coming on. But I'm sure not what the heck the problem is. I'm going to clean up all the...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 02-07-2009, 03:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,221
Posted By consolr
Thanks for the advice. I'll look into it and...

Thanks for the advice. I'll look into it and report back.
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 02-06-2009, 09:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,221
Posted By consolr
There was no spark when I detached the new...

There was no spark when I detached the new battery.
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 02-06-2009, 05:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,221
Posted By consolr
850ci dead on arrival

I have a 1993 BMW 850ci with 170,000 miles. Family owned since new. Today it did something entirely odd. My wife was driving it in the driveway, and it completely died, all dials went to black. There...
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