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How do you replace the ignition coil on a BMW X-5 2001 3.0?

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Remove engine covers and you will then see the coils"Coil-on Plug system"

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2006 ford five hundred - engine code P0301. When first starts, no issues, but then idle gets rough and car loses power. Miles from home with no tools but willing to do whatever.


P0301 cylinder # 1 misfire !
P030x - Cylinder x Misfire Detected Description: NOTE: x represents cylinder number 1 through 9.
The misfire detection monitor is designed to monitor engine misfire and identify the specific cylinder in which the misfire has occurred. Misfire is defined as lack of combustion in a cylinder due to absence of spark, poor fuel metering, poor compression, or any other cause. Possible Causes:
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  • Fuel injectors
  • Running out of fuel
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  • EGR system
  • Base engine
Diagnostic Aids: The malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) blinks once per second when a misfire severe enough to cause catalyst damage is detected. If the MIL is on steady state due to a misfire, this indicates the threshold for emissions was exceeded and caused the vehicle to fail an inspection and maintenance tailpipe test. Application Key On Engine Off Key On Engine Running Continuous Memory All - - GO to Pinpoint Test HD . Could be an ignition coil !An to replace it the intake manifold has to come off !

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Where is the ignition module located on an BMW 325i 2001?


Failed ignition coils

The ones you replaced may not be the issue

Any coil can fail when it wants to

Have to look at cylinder misfire counts on scan tool,
use a scope,walk new coils,whatever it takes to find the
bad ones

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How to fix 2010 BMW 128i cigarette lighter not working


When engine working, ECU according to the sensor signal is identified as a cylinder ignition,
The ignition signal instructions, ignition control ignition coils in the primary circuit
Electricity or without electricity. When the ignition coil primary power circuit, the secondary coil
Produced by high voltage transmission to distributor, distributor shall, in accordance with the engine ignition
Sequence, which in turn will give the high voltage transmission cylinder, spark plug, spark plug flame, lit
The mixture formation within the cylinder. This way of distribution according to distributor distribution way.
auto diagnostic tool.

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01 toyota avalon with codes PO300-306 car runs rough and idles rough now while driving it start loosing power and making a snake rattling sound


Is the rattling sound coming from the exhaust? I'm wondering if perhaps you have a loose catalytic converter. P0300 (multiple cylinder misfires) and P0306 (cylinder #6 misfire detected) are probably the cause as to why the car is sluggish, shakes, runs rough and lacks power. Make sure to take a close look at your ignition system (spark plugs, ignition wires, coils...). A spray bottle filled with soapy water can help you find voltage leaks on the wires and coils. Just spray the wires and coils and look for arcing. Replace any component that arcs. Other causes can be fuel injectors, vacuum leaks...).

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Missfire cylinder 8 545


Move the ignition coil to another cylinder and see if the problem moves. If it does it is the ignition coil replace it otherwise it is probably the fuel injector.

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My 1198 bmw 318i compact is only sparking on 1&3 cylinder


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I'm Ben and -- hopefully -- I can provide some meaningful assistance.

I recommend a diagnostic scan to confirm my diagnosis of a malfunctioning coil(s).

How to Test and Replace Ignition Coil on BMW 3 Series


The following procedures apply for BMW 3 series (6-cylinders engine) 1992 - 1998 model years. To Test and Replace the Ignition Coil, do the following:
  1. Remove plastic engine covers from top of engine by prying off nut covers and removing cover mounting nuts.
  2. Disconnect harness connector from coil. Connect multimeter between terminal 15 (+) in connector and ground. (use a digital multimeter for the following test). See Fig.1. below BMW 3 series coil harness
  3. Turn ignition on and check for battery voltage. If battery voltage is not present, check wire between terminal 15 and ignition switch. The wiring to terminal 15 (+) of the coil (via the ignition switch) is not fuse protected. Use care when testing this circuit.
  4. Turn ignition off.
  5. Use a multimeter to test coil primary resistance at coil terminals. (primary coil terminals: 1 (-) and 15 (+), primary coil resistance: 0.4-0 .8 ohms; secondary coil terminal and resistance: NA).
  6. Remove coil and inspect coil housing for hairline cracks or leaking casting material . A leaky ignition coil may indicate a faulty engine control module (ECM). Check ECM before installing a new coil.
  7. When replacing ignition coils, ensure that the replacement coil(s) are from the same manufacturer containing the same part code numbers. If individual coils with the correct specifications are not available, all coils should be replaced.
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How do i fix the problem with the key lock spinning around the car wont start


This a safety feature in the BMW if the ignition is forced it breaks
need to replace the ignition cylinder

Removing and installing/replacing lock cylinder for steering wheel lock

Car with ring antenna:
Remove lower section of steering column trim.
Using special tool 61 3 300, press ring antenna off locking cylinder.

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With ignition key, use workshop key for better accessibility, turn lock cylinder to "R" position = radio, windscreen wiper, fan.

Caution: On vehicles with freewheel lock cylinder up to 10/95: twist lock cylinder back through 12°.

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Push special tool 32 3 110 into hole of lock cylinder an swivel handle forward by approx. 90°. Remove lock cylinder.



You can substitue a pick for the tool

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Car misfiring changed plugs, but how do u check each coil


to check a coil-on-plug system, you either need a scan tool with data capability or oscilloscope. if you don't own either of these, take it to a shop

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1992 bmw ignition lock assembly replacement


BMW ignition lock replacing.

According to manual no special tools needed. here procedure!

  1. Ignition elec switch. Disconnect battery. 2. remove trimpanel from lower leftside of instrument panel. remove screw retaining lower steering column and remove cove. 3. remove slotted screws on both side of switch. 4. relase tabs and remove switch from elec harnass and remove sealer.. note: before mating new ignition elec switch check that switch is in correct position. seal screws again.
  2. Ignition lock cylinder replacing. 1. insert master key and turn 60 deg to radio position. 2. inset piece of stiff wire into opening in lock cylinder and pull cylinder out. (Note early models up to 10/95 turn lock cylinder back 12 deg to release)

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I can't find the spark plugs for 1995 BMW 325i.


The 2003 BMW 325i uses a coil-over-plug system, so the spark plugs are connected directly to the coils, deep in the cylinder head.

To get to the spark plugs:
  1. Remove sound reduction or ignition coil covers as needed
  2. Open control box cover
  3. Disconnect ignition coil electrical connector by lifting up plug lock
  4. Remove ignition coil by pulling straight up
  5. Use the necessary tools to remove the spark plugs
There are six plugs, and the factory plugs that come with the car are most likely the NGK BKR6EQUP (laser platinum, 4-ground electrode) ... or if it's not the platinum version, the BKR6EKUB (a dual-ground electrode, semi-surface discharge type).

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