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  1. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Guys, I have a problem that is costing me a lot of money. My car was running fine last week, until was driving home, I was doing around 60 mph when the car just cut out, it took around 5 minutes to get it started again and all was fine, until two days later when I was on my way into work...
  2. BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    E34 TDS Touring - Help. I haven't run this car for over a year. I've drained the tank, refreshed the fuel. Got it started BUT - if you keep pumping the charge bulb next to the filter the car runs. If you stop pumping, the car dies eventually. Does this mean that the lift pump has gone?
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi! Last week I was driving home and the car cut out on me and would not re start. The tow truck driver suggested it was a faulty fuel pump so I had this replaced, but this didnt help. I had the spark plugs checked and there is a spark. We found that the oil was very low and a friend suggested...
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello! I was just wondering if anyone could help me with a (apparently small) problem? I was driving along yesterday in 5th gear, about 60mph when all of a sudden my engine just turned off, the engine management light came on and when i tried to start it again it turned on but idled at such low...
  5. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Help please! I ran my 530d for a day or two with the fuel warning light on. The computer said I had a range of 37miles but the car was difficult to start (always started on the button first time but I have to say I have never let the fuel go this low before) - I drove for a couple of miles or so...
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