Question about 1994 BMW 5 Series

1 Answer

Car wont turn over. radio and lights work. sounds like it wants to start

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 451 Answers

Try taking it out of park and putting it back or try in neutral. To see if it is the park switch. Make sure any security features are shut off. Make sure key fob batteries are good. Hope this helps.

Posted on Jan 02, 2014

Testimonial: "tried this, didnt help. :("

  • 4 more comments 
  • JenWendell Torres
    JenWendell Torres Jan 02, 2014

    tried this, didnt help. :(

  • bobalix Jan 02, 2014

    When you say it sounds like it wants to start. What exactly do you mean?

  • JenWendell Torres
    JenWendell Torres Jan 02, 2014

    it makes that sound like its gonna start and thats it it wont turn on

  • JenWendell Torres
    JenWendell Torres Jan 02, 2014

    dont know how esle to describe the sound

  • JenWendell Torres
    JenWendell Torres Jan 02, 2014

    i did have battery trouble the day had to have a jump but i dont think its the battery this time because the radio,lights etc all work

  • JenWendell Torres
    JenWendell Torres Jan 02, 2014

    its a 1998

×

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My 94 Buick Century wont start? Trying to figure out if it is the starter...I hear fuel pump engaging light and everything work. when I go to start does nothing...


Check your battery voltage, sound to me like your battery cold cranking amps is low. Its enough the power the lights but not turn the engine over. Have the battery replace

Jun 06, 2012 | 1994 Buick Century

1 Answer

It wont start ot turn over when you turn the key it dont even make a sound


Do any of the interior light work? Does the radio work? If the answer is no, then the first thing to check is the battery and its connections.
If lights, radio and other things work, then you could have a problem with ignition switch, starter solenoid, starter or a wiring issue.

Sep 07, 2010 | 1991 Lexus LS 400

1 Answer

Mini van wont start


Sounds like starter selanoid, but first make sure battery connections are clean and tight, if sure they are then turn on headlights and try to start if still clicks and lights dim its starter.

Feb 20, 2009 | 2000 Chrysler Grand Voyager

2 Answers

Thermostat lights wont come on


Check the in dash lights to see if they are burnt out or you have a bad connection or bad wire. this could be do to having an after market sound system.I had similar problems with a 97 Plymouth Breeze i.e. loose connection.

Feb 05, 2009 | 1996 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

Car wont start


Bad or stuck Starter

Dec 08, 2008 | 2000 Volvo S40

Not finding what you are looking for?
1994 BMW 5 Series Logo

78 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top BMW Experts

Frankie B

Level 2 Expert

65 Answers

Fred Sops

Level 2 Expert

272 Answers

Doberman

Level 2 Expert

254 Answers

Are you a BMW Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...