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#1 (permalink) Old 05-09-2009, 03:00 PM
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Unhappy 1992 BMW 320i

A couple weeks ago i came out and started my car with no problem. It ran for about 15 mins with no issues. I turned it off and tried to restart the car immediately all i could hear was the starter making a whining noise. I tried giving it a couple of bangs, but no good, it was still just making the noise.



Yesterday i purchased a new starter and installed it over a two day process. Tried to start the car and nothing, the only sound i could hear was the starter turning. I tried to start the car over and over again, at one point although i dis-engaged the key the starter was still turning. Any ideas? Could this be a ignition issue?
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It does sound like the Ign switch to me,check out the correct part here:

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