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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 645
Posted By lpichardo70
I had the same problem and it was the...

I had the same problem and it was the alternator..... I had it replaced.... and the problem was resolved. In your case you will probably need both; a battery and an alternator.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-20-2013, 04:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 774
Posted By lpichardo70
Let me just add something else. The Mechanic...

Let me just add something else. The Mechanic found a broken wire to the front right wheel speed sensor, he had to re attach the plug connector and install the sensor. Once he did this, the problem...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-17-2013, 09:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 774
Posted By lpichardo70
E39 528i ABS/ASC Lights Need Help

Hello Everyone, I have read through all the ABS threads in this chat room and nothing seems to help with my special case.

I have a 1998 528i (Production Date: Jan 98). I have had the ABS/ASC...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 823
Posted By lpichardo70
E39 528i (1998) Throttle Valve Potentiometer

Hello,
I need some help on trying to determine the problem with my E39 528i (1998). I have a few indicators that are light, in my cluster display. The Traction control light and the ABS light........
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2012, 06:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,829
Posted By lpichardo70
Thank you.... It was a loose battery terminal

Thank you.... It was a loose battery terminal
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,829
Posted By lpichardo70
Thanks, I appreciate your help.... It was a loose...

Thanks, I appreciate your help.... It was a loose battery terminal.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By lpichardo70
Does your ABS indicator light up?

Does your ABS indicator light up?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2012, 06:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,686
Posted By lpichardo70
Try this website http://www.modulemaster.com

Try this website http://www.modulemaster.com
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-10-2012, 12:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,829
Posted By lpichardo70
Exclamation E39 Automatic Transmission Warning Light (BMW 1998 528i)

Hello Everyone, (BMW 1998 528I)
I need your help before I decide to take my car to the stealer. This morning as I was driving to work, doing about 50mph @ 5:50AM.... all of a sudden my headlights,...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-31-2012, 08:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,258
Posted By lpichardo70
For 30 dollars, it's worth the gamble.... Get the...

For 30 dollars, it's worth the gamble.... Get the scanner and try it
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-21-2012, 03:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,004
Posted By lpichardo70
@ Acoste ---- No, I did not unplug the...

@ Acoste ---- No, I did not unplug the connector..... Is there anything that might cause this problem?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-21-2012, 02:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,004
Posted By lpichardo70
E39 528i 1998 Traction Control Light is On

I have a 1998 528i, which I currently replaced the master cylinder and the brake booster. After replacing these two parts the Traction control light has been on, constantly, indicating that the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-17-2012, 10:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 653
Posted By lpichardo70
Thank you very much for your advice..... Yes, it...

Thank you very much for your advice..... Yes, it was the master cylinder and I had to replace the brake booster as well.

I appreciate your help
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-17-2012, 10:17 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 313
Posted By lpichardo70
1998 528i Traction Light On

Hello Everyone,

I recently replaced the brake booster and the master cylinder on my E39 1998 528i. When i picked up the car from the shop I noticed that the traction light was on and no matter how...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-16-2012, 04:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 421
Posted By lpichardo70
E39 Brake Booster (ASC Light On)

I recently replaced the brake booster on my 1998 528i, I had requested to install a used unit. The unit was installed and my brakes work just fine but now I have the ASC light on, on the dashboard.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2012, 05:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 653
Posted By lpichardo70
Thanks for your help, Ed..... I have read several...

Thanks for your help, Ed..... I have read several other thread and everything indicates that it is the MC, according to the other threads it indicates that this the sign when the MC is going bad; its...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-05-2012, 05:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 653
Posted By lpichardo70
E39 Failing to engage

I have a 1998 528i, I've been experiencing brake problems for the past 2 weeks. It is an intermittently problem. When I step on the brakes they go all the way to the floor and it happens for a while...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-03-2012, 04:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 983
Posted By lpichardo70
E39 Automatic Transmission Not Shifting properly

I have an E39 1998 528i, as I was driving from florida too NY I noticed that a 1/3 of the way through my trip, the transmission was not shifting gears.... so I had to manually drop the gear from D to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2011, 06:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,716
Posted By lpichardo70
Car Alarm goes of every morning at 7 am

My car alarm goes of every morning, like around 7:30 am, for no reason. This is becoming a problem to the point that my neighbors are complaining. Any suggestions on the fix.

I know is not the...
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