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WHEN BACKING THEN STOPPING, , ONLY FOR A MINUTE, LOUD SQUEAL IN FRONT END. OK, it's definitely much louder when first starting the car in the morning, ( 60ish degrees outside) backing down (slight decline driveway) driveway to the street. Stops after about 30 seconds. When starting car after it's been sitting in the sun all day at work and backing out on flat surface, the sound is still noticeable, but much quieter.
1999 BMW Z3 2.5 : dimmer / rheostat on headlight switch doesn't work. Switch is pull -out type mounted on dash, turn when on to control instrument panel lights. All lights work correctly except dimmer function, leaving no instrument panel lights . So can't see speed, oil, rpm, etc. All lights come on when key is turned on, so it's not the bulbs; checked the fuses also.
Seems like headlight switch unit needs to be replaced. Any help? Thanks
Replaced Thermostat and Radiator
attached to the roll bar
Can't figure out why right turn signal want work?
First time it happened, first turn the key, nothing, then clicking sound, then start, battery , starter, fuse ?
There was antifreeze that leaked out
fuse for airbag
The creaking does not seem to occur when car is at speed but only when going very slow turning the steering wheel.
I pull over and shut it off, then restart it again and everything works fine for about 5 to 10 minnutes, the it all happens again. What is up with this?
I checked fuse box and the starter. Everything ok. I am stumped and don't have alot of $ to spend for lengthly testing
Motor off, key out. Dinger chimes without cease. Sounds like a low fuel ding or something. Cannot find source or cause. Shuts off when engine is running.
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