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E34 (1989 - 1995)

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Old 05-13-2013, 04:22 AM
Mamij Mamij is offline
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Join Date: Apr 2007
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Mein Auto: BMW 320i M52 1996
Originally Posted by eeae6000 View Post
the third thing is while attempting to crank motor and check various things, i noticed a burning smell and located it, its the ecu, it smelled burnt and was extremely hot.

Originally Posted by PlasmaE34 View Post
It really would be a very good idea to have a car electricals specialist look at this physically. DMEs never fry spontaneously even on old E34s and yours did. You probably have a fire risk in your car.

Yes, its surprising that older members who claim to have noobs interests at heart failed to point this out. OP, best to get your car checked by a workshop. Unless you are an expert at this. Protect your family first.
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