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528I: 2000 528I cranks good has fuel pressure but no spark

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2000 528I cranks good has fuel pressure but no spark no codes for crank sensor misfire codes plugs are fuel fouled can not comminicate with abs but it almot starts and then dies will install new plugs but any ideas no immobilizer codes thank you
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Steve replied 7 months ago.
have you installed new plugs? how do you know there is no spark? if there is no spark why are you installing new plugs?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.

iam installing new plugs old plugs are fuel fouled like they are not firing black like raw fuel

Expert:  Steve replied 7 months ago.
so then you do not definitively know if the problem is no spark or not?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.

fuel pressure is good compression is good is got air going in all is left is spark unless there is something else ?

Expert:  Steve replied 7 months ago.
if there was zero spark, how could it almost start?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.

you are not helping leave it for someone else.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.

if helps this code just came 130 can-signal asc 1