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98 BMW 740iL won't start?

I went to start my car and it would not crank. Battery and all connections are fine, inside lights and dash are also functioning properly. Tried to jump it off my buddy's car and still no luck. I'm thinking it may be a fuse or the starter, but I'm having a hard time locating it to check its condition. Help?

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  • Dareaves7 Sep 27, 2008

    Tried it. no dice. thanx tho. any other ideas?

  • Anonymous Apr 04, 2009

    I have a 1998 BMW 740iL that once it's warm and I go to start it the first two times it revs up then dies half way down the tack. I have replaced the air flow intake meter sensor but still does it. When I first start it in the morning it starts fine but when I start driving around and start turning it on and off it starts doing this. What can I do to fix this? All oxygen sensors are fine. Please let me know.

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If it is an automatic try turning the ignition on and moving the shifter all the way down and place it in neutral to start it if not then put it in park and make sure it is all the way in good luck! Ed

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