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2001 BMW 5-Series 525i 4dr Sedan 5-Spd Manual

2001 BMW 5-Series
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Rear Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Compact
20 mpg city / 29 mpg hwy
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June 8, 2013, 1:58 pm

Joseph M
 

Question: fuel deilvery

I installed a new fuel pump, filter and relays the engine will run for 20 minutes and then shut off..it will not start again for hours..that was the original problem.


June 8, 2013, 8:06 pm

Richard W
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When the engine is not running you need to check the spark. If you don't have spark you need to check the crank sensor then the cam sensor. They are common for going out on your car. But you need to test them. So at this point I would have a shop tell you what is wrong. The you can fix it yourself.


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