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  1. Weird starting issue with 2000 e38...

    7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001)
    My 2000 BMW E38 has this weird starting issue where you turn the key and the engine fires up but the starter doesn't sound like it disengages. Soon after a warning comes over the display that I need to shut down the engine because of an oil problem. I stop it and fire up again and it's fine. On...
  2. BMW 03 330ci starting probles

    E46 (1999 - 2006)
    hi, everyone today while driving my BMW 330CI, while taking off from a green light , the car idles and rumbles and then after that dies .. It fires up and idles little bit and then dies... any suggestions? :)
  3. My BMW is driving me crazy, please HELP!

    General BMW Questions
    Hi guys, I bought my 2009 328i a couple years ago. Currently it has 58,000KM on it. it has been in a front end collision before and it was repaired and ran prefectly when I bought it. 4 months ago I replaced the alternator because the original one had a crack and it died. I also put a brand new...
  4. Starting problems

    X3 E83 (2004 - 2010)
    ...NEW AROUND HERE, HELLO EVERYBODY. 2005 X3 3.0 AUTOMATIC Cold morning a week ago, the car did not start, i checked it around and after i slammed the hood my wife turned the key and it started, a week after that did the same , this time she left for work in my car. i tap the starter from...
  5. 2004 530i does not crank!

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hello everyone, Looked for a similar question everywhere. The answers do not seem to match my situation. My wife drove the car home last night and this morning, no cranking, no clicking sound from the starter. A few days before that, when she was starting up the car, it sounded like it was...
  6. 335d Battery going flat

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hi All I drove about 30 miles last week having never had any issues with my 335d starting previously and when I got to my destination I turned the car off for 5 minutes before trying to start it to go home, but the battery was dead. I had no previous warnings and have had none since. However...
  7. e39 530d starting issues

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hey everyone, I have a new problem with my car that I can't explain. I've done a fair amount of troubleshooting. I really need some advice because my car inspection is in a couple days and I apparently can't trust it to start when it's warm. 1) I've checked the error codes with a carsoft...
  8. NEED HELP!!!! 1994 E34 540 Wont Start

    E34 (1989 - 1995)
    New user here and fairly new owner (bought car in June) and need some major help. Bought the car in June and it had been sitting for about 4 years according to the last time it was inspected. Put a new battery in it and put new tires on it (the old ones were dry rotted) Put plugs in and a new...
  9. F10 2011 550i ignition problems!

    F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hello, I have a 2011 550i (F10) with about 14,000 miles. It's only a year old and I am having a problem with the ignition. When I hit the start button it is taking almost 30 seconds plus to get the engine to start. This started happening last week and it happens about 50% of the time. It feels...
  10. 96 740iL - Fuel Pump and Wiring Problems

    7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001)
    To start off this is my 1rst BMW. Its a 1996 740 iL with 160k miles and needs a lot of work. I considered replacing the engine but that may not solve the problems Im having. I put a new battery in but there is acid in the tray. They previous owner put what Im assuming is a stereo system and blew...
  11. Starting Problem, Please help!!!!

    E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Okay, I have a 03' 325i, just got out of the shop and now having problems starting! It happend the first time i left the shop and had to tow it back. Drove to get oil changed, they drove it in and when they were done, it wouldn't crank. Long story short, it ended up being something with the...
  12. E39 starts fine but dead when restarting VERY INFREQUENT HELP?! Read forums, but no

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hello, I have read a ton of threads, but to no avail. My 2000 Bmw 528i auto sports package 64000 miles will start fine, but sometimes, it will not restart. At first there is a click from the starter, but very quickly, it goes to nothing. I bought a new battery, and I thought everything was...
  13. Help!! E39 525 tds strange problem

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hey guys im new to the forum and have done plenty of research but never found an exact solution. I recently purchased a 96 e39 525 tds. It runs awesome when cold. But as i complete about an hour of driving, its starts loosing power gradually and comes to a point when even having my foot full on...
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