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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
So i am having issues with the codes p1188 and p1189. i have been looking and looking every where for an answer. i came across these videos on youtube and in the end he was able to fix the problem. over the next few weeks i am going to go through the same steps to see if this will work for me and maybe it will help someone else with the same problem. now the car in the video is a e46 not an e39 but i feel like this is still worth a shot. i just want to thank lightdark101 for making this videos!!!!! let me know if this helps you. i'll let you know if this helped me.