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E39 (1997 - 2003)
The BMW 5-Series (E39 chassis) was introduced in the United States as a 1997 model year car and lasted until the 2004 when the E60 chassis was released. The United States saw several variations including the 525i, 528i, 530i and 540i. -- View the E39 Wiki

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Old 01-05-2010, 03:27 PM
edmat52 edmat52 is offline
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Mein Auto: 1997 528i
Question on brake light

I just got my new brake pads on my 1997 528i and now the brake light indicator is lit.
Is this a common problem? Does anybody have any suggestions?
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Old 01-05-2010, 10:54 PM
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Search is your friend. Try (without quotes) "brake light reset".


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Old 01-06-2010, 01:15 AM
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did you take it to the stealership or a private mechanic
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