Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > BMW Model Discussions > 5 Series > E39 (1997 - 2003)

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

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 02-01-2013, 01:48 PM
chuckjim chuckjim is offline
Registered User
Location: wa
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 8
Mein Auto: 2000 528i
cold air on auto when t-stat set warm

I have a 2000 528i with 140k not so cared for miles. I have an ac/heat issue. When car is warmed up I set dual thermostats at 72 degrees and if i have selector switch on floor and vent settings, all is good. Thermostat regulates heat output and keeps everything good. My problem starts when I switch selector switch to auto. I only get cold air out vents an floor duct closes but you can tell heat is trying to get out but it cant. As soon as I switch from auto setting to floor or vent setting warm air begins to flow out these vents. Any ideas?
Reply With Quote
Ads by Google
Reply

Bookmarks


Forum Navigation
Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > BMW Model Discussions > 5 Series > E39 (1997 - 2003)
Today's Posts Search
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On



Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:47 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2011 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms