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  1. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Friends, This is the first time I am posting anything on any forum and expecting the best of your advises that would really help me out. I recently bought a BMW 530, 2002 done 155,000 kms. Initially, I was facing a problem that when I move a car from stationary with pressing accelerator a bit...
  2. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Great forum, has been a great DIY resource. I have looked around a bit, and have not found anything on this specific issue, If I am search impaired, sorry for wasting time. Anyhow, here goes: '01 540i6 Recently (beginning of Sep.) replaced belts & reman. alternator, so far so good. Battery...
  3. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I just had the scare of my BMW-ownership lifetime: I just happened to be leaving my local BMW shop when my throttle started acting like it was epileptic: 500rpm - 1500rpm - 500rpm - etc. Then the Engine Failsafe Program engaged and my throttle was still fraked but I was able to get my car to...
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