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1998 BMW 528i 2.8L hazard switch VIN: WBADD6325W
Hi all you BMW techs, I have two issues with this 528i. The first is more of a question, I noticed when I past this car that the hazard switch was "lit up" even though the car had been sitting for some time, and the key was hanging up on the key rack, is this ...

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1986 BMW 528e 2.7L Cuts out VIN: WBADK8300G
Thanks to all that replied Steve from north Carollina gave the best info Chris had some good info also.We had check fuel pressure at time of falt and it was fine did wave pattern on rpm and tdc sensors patern was fine .The customer gave us a runing car we swap...
2004 BMW Z4 3.0i 3.0L hesistation VIN: 4USBT53484
Hello BMW Techs The replies that I received said, to check for vacuum leaks at the air mass intake boot(turkey neck area)they crack, also to test the air mass sensor,we replaced the air mass sensor, cleared the check engine light,perform drive cycle and retes... Trouble codes: P00, 101 (150 bmw code mass air or volume range perfomance), P0131.
2002 Land Rover Freelander SE 2.5L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: SALNM22272
Thank you to all that replied. we checked are vacuum at manifold and found that is was low @ 12 in vacuum at idle this is lower than normal. We came to the conclusion that one of the camshafts on bank was off one tooth. We do not have the special tools requir... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random misfire detected), P0301 (Cylinder 1 misfire), P0305 (Cylinder 5 misfire).
1992 Mercedes-Benz 300TE 4Matic 3.0L 4-Matic Light VIN: WDBED90E0N
Thanks so much for all the input. It was very helpful. I did not realize that the systems were separate. I did find a hydraulic hose repair shop. They had to reuse my ends. I checked the wrong accumulator. The one for the 4-matic was good. After checking eve...
2005 Volvo V50 T5 2.5L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: YVIMW68225
Hello All Thank you all for all the Great responce, after checking the car and engine over including Fuel pressure, connection, vacuum leak, like some of you say I decided to replace the fuel pressure sensor, on the fuel rail I alsofound a bad hose that goe... Trouble codes: P0193, P0090.
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