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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 07-14-2014, 07:35 PM
reno12 reno12 is offline
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Mein Auto: 540i 528i GMC truck
2000 540i Replaced engine

Replaced engine, clutch, throttle body, cooling system, and new battery.

engine starts and idles at 1100 RPMs with no throttle response.

hookup GT1 scanner and it says battery charge low, hook up battery charger. learn function throttle actuator stop. and engine failsafe.

checked voltage at Battery 13.4 volts, checked under hood on + and - termenels and 13.4 volts

Please help

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Old 07-15-2014, 05:11 PM
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Please any help would be greatfull.
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Old 07-15-2014, 07:46 PM
JimLev JimLev is offline
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Old 07-16-2014, 11:36 AM
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found the problem

It was a fuse in the DME compartment

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