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Old 10-06-2011, 01:12 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hello all not exactly new just been away awhile

ok i love bmws im proud owner of an 1984 bmw 528e ive owned 15 yrs now cars been great to me this is first time ive really had a problem not sure where to go car died last week and after looking around forums i replaced crank position sensor ok ive changed distributor cap and rotor i was told to run a hot wire from positive side of coil to pos side of batt and negative side of coil to ground on eng car started could i possibly need a new coil car just cranks no start please help love my bmw
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Could be a wiring (or relay) fault before the coil as when you put the live to it the coil worked as it should !!

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Also check the ground side wiring on the coil.
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