had some problem before with my bmw 540ia with engine and transmission failsafe after a faulty thermostat that burned out a 30Amp fuse in the fusebox right beside the DME. After i replaced the fuse the car drove just like new..
But then after about 100km i had to test if the new fuse and change...
I have a -03 540iA sedan, with 170,000km on the clock.
The problem with this otherwise fantastic car is relatively high fuel consumption. I have owned two exactly the same kind of 540s before, and this new one consumes ~2l/100km more than the previous ones.
There are no fault codes (INPA...
Just got my self an E39 540ia Sport, it's a lovely powerful tank of a car, i love it.
I also have an E46 M3 which is awsome, both cars are so different, depends on my mood as to which one i take out. :thumbsup
Please can you help me with getting my car running right, it is so unreliable at the moment with running rough and cutting out.
I have ran INPA on my laptop, cleared the fault codes but it keeps coming back with fault code 136 and 140
What do they mean and how do I fix it (I'm on...
I have a 1999 540iA Touring.
Recently the car has shown some strange behaviour.
When slowing up at the lights or a junction, it has a tendency to cut out. There is no power to the car, all dash lights go off, radio etc etc. It's almost as if the battery is disconnected (the battery is...