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  1. Repair a SRS/ airbag control unit ?

    General BMW Questions
    Hi, my yr 2000 528i has lite up the SRS light. BMW have "scanned" for the fault and report that the module needs to be replaced ( $2.5k ) . The car has not been in an accident , so its not an accident code that is causing the SRS light to come on. The drivers seat motor did blow a fuse ( seat...
  2. 2008 528i, water damage, recovery, no crank

    5 Series
    Bought an 08 528i, loved it for 3 weeks. Then we had a downpour and while I was driving Uber in an unfamiliar neighborhood, I glanced at the nav, and made a left turn into standing water. It was night, I was near the bottom of a hill, I didn’t think it was more than an inch or two but it was...
  3. 528i won’t start and is throwing codes P052B and P0016

    F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi I’m new to the Bimmer world and I just recently got a 2011 528i and about 3 weeks into having it I got the codes P052B and P0016, which are cam and crankshaft codes so I got new position sensors for both and just installed them and it still won’t crank back up, any ideas?
  4. 2012 528i Fuel System Issue!

    F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hey all: I've been enjoying a headache-free life with my 2012 528i until about last month. I was running some errands about a month ago when my car decided to go into limp mode and the fuel system error came up on my iDrive. Checked the code, P142E. The car would absolutely not start after...
  5. 2009 BMW with 76k, should I change transmission fluid?

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hi all bimmers, Thanks to everyone in advance. I bought my 2009 BMW 528i last year. It is a clean vehicle. I completed most maintenance. Now, I am about to change transmission fluid and pan. As you know BMW says it is life-time fluid and we all know that it is not. Some experts say after...
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  7. Light issue

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I recently acquired a 1999 528i wagon. It was owned in California since initial purchase and I brought it to Wyoming. I have had to make some minor repairs here and there but have enjoyed driving the vehicle. It even behaves well in the harsh winters here. Last night when I started the car...
  8. 2010 528i xdrive - Vibration Before 4x4 Malfunction

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Long time lurker here. Here's the deal: - Bought a 528i with xdrive at auction - Car would usually get the three lights (4x4, abs, dsc) whenever it was started - Replaced actuator motor. (Note that the replacement motor was some kind of brand new unit from China with no brand name, so it is...
  9. 2015 528i 45k miles 5 year warranty black on black

    Cars - Private Party
    KBB Value $23,480 NADA Value $24,000 Hello Everyone, - 2015 BMW 528i RWD. - Wife's car - 45k miles and completely stock. - The car has absolutely nothing wrong with it and has a clean CarFax, accident & damage free. - Full Coverage Warranty until March of 2024 or 116,000 on the odometer. -...
  10. 2015 528i 45k miles 5 year warranty black on black

    F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    KBB Value $23,480 NADA Value $24,000 Hello Everyone, - 2015 BMW 528i RWD. - Wife's car - 45k miles and completely stock. - The car has absolutely nothing wrong with it and has a clean CarFax, accident & damage free. - Full Coverage Warranty until March of 2024 or 116,000 on the odometer. -...
  11. 2014 528i False Coolant Level Low Message

    F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    I have a 2014 528i that just made 100K miles and after a trip to the dealer for the last CPO check and an oil change, I received a Coolant Level Low Message after a 250-mile trip. It did not need hardly any coolant, but I topped it off anyway. Well, although it is full of coolant, the message...
  12. 2009 E60 528i O2 sensor help needed

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hello, I'm having issues with O2 sensor. Both 2C31 and 2C2B error codes popped up. I replaced Bank 1 Sensor 1 (pre-cat) with Bosh sensor and the errors are still coming back. :( I used this guide in order to locate and replace the sensor...
  13. E39 1999 528i parts

    Tools and Miscellaneous
    Sold our e39 a while back and have these spares taking up closet space. Pic of the original car these came from attached. More pics of all items in the works. NEW Fuel pump $40 OEM water pump $40 NEW Mahle fuel filter $ Trunk lid liner $20 Trunk side compartment liner $20 Stock muffler $40 OEM...
  14. E39 Set of OEM 15" 528i wheels

    Wheels and Tires
    Sold our e39 a while back and have these spares taking up closet space. One wheel could use some minor re-finishing/polishing from sitting in a closet so long. Caps and lug nuts included. Asking $400 obo, will take reasonable offers. Located in San Diego and willing to meet within 10 miles or...
  15. 09 528i AUX question

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    So I have a 09 528 and I unlike some people was able to find the AUX. Strange spot sort of. Anyways, I am trying to figure how or if there is a ways to set the car so when starting up it is defaulted to the Aux... For some reason I am not able to figure this out... I know you can program various...
  16. E39 - 1998 528 for sale

    Cars - Private Party
    A very well maintained 07/1998 BMW 528. The car was bought in 2009 with 78k miles. It now has 261k miles. It has been a great family car and I was planning on keeping to at least 300k, but I got a deal from a friend on an X5, so I just don't need another extra car. Everything is working. It does...
  17. E60 FS: RPI GT Axleback Exhaust for Sale 525I/528I/530I

    Performance
    Hey everyone, I have loved this RPI axleback exhaust but am moving and selling the car this year so my RPI axleback exhaust is for sale. I don't have pictures yet as I am taking it off this weekend. But let me know if you are interested and I can send pictures. It lists for $889 on RPIs site...
  18. Airbag lamp e39 528i 1999

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hi I have an issue with the airbag lamp on my car. I had some trouble with the heating mat in the front driver's seat and took the whole seat out of the car to get it fixed. Long story short, I had to unplug the wires from the seat while the battery was connected. I knew it would trigger the...
  19. Identifying this leak, front under panel (09 528i)

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hey everyone, I was doing an oil change on my 09 528i and I noticed this strange leak. It was behind the front under panel, under the engine near the front. I can't seem to find where it's coming from, this leak is just sort of "there". This bolt also appears to have worked itself loose...
  20. 528i 5 speed Manual 1999 sedan

    Cars - Private Party
    528i 5 speed Manual 1999 sedan for sale. I bought it in 2000 from BMW pre-certified program with less than 15,000 miles. Has sports package, premium sound and just over 172,000 miles. $2500 or best offer. Car has been well maintained. Needs some work but has years of life remaining. Still...
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