Question about 2008 BMW 1 Series
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.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
your asking me something now ,havent seen one in years but the cables can be connected over with time and patience and a bit of solder is good as it doesnt corrode ,now the ballast resistor fitted with the siemans was a different type of circuit and as it was a bosch then wire it as the bosch was wired ,because the ballast resistor was used in conjuction with a 9v coil and when you cranked the engine it allowed full 12v voltage to the coil to give an increased spark under crank load ,never did work that well to be honest and the resistors often packed up so use it as the bosch system .On the siemans you had a wire from starter connection on ignition switch to coil and the ignition feed went through the resistor to the coil ,Simple enough but them resistors were a right pain in all honesty
Posted on Jan 03, 2011
You might try salvage yards for wiring harness & possibly Ebay. I tend to agree w/BMW cutting out sensor opens up a whole new can of worms. Check with independent shops locally.
Posted on Mar 01, 2011
Testimonial: "Thanks my friend. BMW designed a back door which over 5 years breaks the wiring passing through the hinge. They're geniuses aren't they. "
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 08, 2013 | 1999 BMW 3 Series
Mar 01, 2011 | 2007 BMW 525xi Sedan
Jan 03, 2011 | BMW 3 Series Cars & Trucks
Dec 04, 2010 | 1999 BMW 5 Series
Sep 08, 2010 | 2001 BMW 5 Series
Sep 09, 2009 | BMW 535 Cars & Trucks
Mar 30, 2009 | 1992 BMW 3 Series
Jan 10, 2009 | 2003 BMW 325
Nov 30, 2008 | 1999 BMW 328 Series
73 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: