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  1. E36 M52B28 (1995) into 1993 shell, Non-start issue No fuel and no spark

    BMW Engine Conversions
    Just dropped a M52B28 (1995 engine from an auto convertible) into my manual 1993 saloon, The car is cranking but not sparking and not injecting fuel (fuel at rail) tried a second crank sensor from a known working vehicle and that didn't rectify it, don't really know where to go with it. Any...
  2. E34 M50 Non-start issue - possible flooded? (Video included)

    BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Hi, I'm back once again with another issue! This morning, went to start my 1991 E34 M50 2.5 and was surprised (and annoyed!) to hear it crank over but not attempt to fire. At first it sounded as though the starter motor was spinning but the engine wasn't cranking, but the fan is spinning when I...
  3. 2003 E46 320D temp gauge rises to red and car won't start

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys, I have used this site loads over the last few years and has saved me a lot of money without needing to ask any question but I am really stuck on my current problem. Going back a few years ago we had a warm start problem on the car, we found out one of our injectors were leaking, we had...
  4. E36 Non-Start issue...frustration

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    G'day guys, After a bit of guidance/ area's to look. I have a 96 328i with...well was a hard starting issue. The engine would crank for about 5 seconds then eventually fire. After a while the starter motor eventually packed it in. During the initial starter motor issues the car felt down on...
  5. 2005 e46 320d - Intermittent non-start (only cranks) +temp gauge shoots into the red +DSC light flashes [heads up]

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    We had a 320d at my work with this problem & I had the joy of fixing it :P. Whilst it did have a code for the cam sensor which cleared after fitting a new 1, it didn't cure the intermittent non starting problem. The non starting happened only rarely, so it made it a bitch to track down...
  6. 1997 e36 318is coupe non-start with new battery

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    afternoon all! as the title says i have a non-start issue on my car i thought it was a duff battery so i went and got a new one still no joy. so i have spent half the morning going around the car shecking the fuses and cleaning all the earth wires i can see. does anyone have anyother ideas on...
  7. 1999 E36 316i compact - alarm problem, wont start e36

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi, my girlfriends 99 e36 compact is giving trouble. the other day the petrol gauge was not working after a short journey all gauges stopped working then again before the car was turned off the started working again so i thought it must be some sort of a lose connection in the back of the dash...