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Start in morning with rough idle and engine malfunction note on bottom of I drive screen ,and engine symbol on the instrum, panel . Turn off engine and restart ,and malfunction note disappears but engine symbol remains on ; car seems to run O.K. What to do ??

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Do you keep your 535i outdoor?

Water condensation can for around coil packs (you do not have coil or wires to plugs)

Check all connections under the hood.

Give all the plugs 1/8 turn. May sure the coils contacts are clean.

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My take is condensation around each individual coils.

Try to pack the 535i indoor for one night and see what happen.


Posted on Jul 16, 2009

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Scan the engine with scan tool, trouble code stored on ecu.

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