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2002 BMW 325Ci 2-door, My Question: On the instrument panel,

2002 BMW 325Ci 2-door, My Question: On the instrument panel, right hand side, twolights/warning messages. "BRAKE" light came ON and the "ABS" light came ON.I was on the Interstate and continued to drive home when both lights came ON without any apparent breaking problems. What should I do now?1.) Drive the BMW to the local BMW shop for repair?or2.) Have a towing service tow the BMW to the shop?Richard S.

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Everytime I go over a bump or a pothole, the car shuts off

everytime I go over a bump or a pothole, the car shuts off for a split second then come back on, why ?

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2011 328i has warning lights to effect that "electronics

2011 328i has warning lights to effect that "electronics have failed" (DTC). Can car be driven safely for a few days until I get time to take it to shop?

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2009 F01 750LI Got into the car this afternoon to run a

2009 F01 750LIGot into the car this afternoon to run a quick errand and all kinds of warnings. Car steering is hard to turn (power steering not working?), steering wheel is half of a wheel off of center. Headed back home. THere were no issues yesterday.Warnings this afternoon.-Park Brake limited-Brake System Drive Malf-Airbag Fault-Press Brake to shit into gear-Steering-drive moderately-Level control malf-Lane Departure waning Malf-Drive comfort restrictedThe lights on on the cluster are:-ABS-Brake-Check Eng-Traction-Steering wheel-Park-Airbag

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I have a 2000 Bmw 328 last week brake lights starting

I have a 2000 Bmw 328 last week brake lights starting staying on. I changed brake light switch but lights stay on until car is turned off. There are no codes in abs system. I'm wondering if there is a relay for the brakes. I checked the fuse and it's good. I also noticed pulling the fuse causes the brakes lights to come on and stay on

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Ok I drive an e39 528i 98, yesterday I was driving it then

Ok I drive an e39 528i 98, yesterday I was driving it then suddenly the abs light turns on, and the car lose power, I pulled over and tried to start it but it just won't, the car cranks but nothing happened afterwards, aside of the abs light, my brake warning light also turd on, I did a check on the braking system and I found a leak near the abs module, and one of my brake pads worns out, but what I've been worry of is that my car won't start... Will it be normally starts like before after I fix the braking system? Also my transmission lights module is off.JA: It's hard to know for sure. The BMW Mechanic will figure it out. Is there a code associated with the error? Have you checked the ABS fluid?Customer: Abs fluid is the brake fluid right? I did it emptyJA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?Customer: Well I hope I can because the nearest bmw dealer is 300km away hahaJA: Is there anything else important you think the BMW Mechanic should know about your BMW?Customer: I just change the wheel all four I of it a day beforeJA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the BMW Mechanic about your situation and then connect you two.

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I have a 2003 x5 4.4 i have a p0720 my speedometer stops

HiJA: Hi. What do you want help with?Customer: I have a 2003 x5 4.4 i have a p0720 my speedometer stops working i look at my scanner and saw the left rear and right front speed sensors go in and outJA: The mechanics have tons of experience in that area. Do you happen to have the code?Customer: I put my trans in fail safe modeJA: I'll pass this info along to the BMW Mechanic so that he can get you a quick fix. Are you hoping to fix this yourself?Customer: YesJA: Great! What have you tried so far?Customer: I changed the input sensor in trans and left rear speed sensorJA: Is there anything else the BMW Mechanic should be aware of about your BMW?Customer: Its seems when it get hot thats when it acts upJA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the BMW Mechanic about your situation and then connect you two.

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I have a gear box indecator light on next to my gear

i have a gear box indecator light on next to my gear selector light. what does this mean?JA: The mechanics have tons of experience in that area. Do you happen to have the code?Customer: No I don'tJA: Not a problem. You can work with the BMW Mechanic to figure that out. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.Customer: My car cuts out when slowing or coming to a stop.JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?Customer: I was hoping so, if possible.JA: Is there anything else the BMW Mechanic should be aware of about your BMW?Customer: No thats about it.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the BMW Mechanic about your situation and then connect you two.

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I have a 2001 740IL BMW. Just had front brakes replaced and

I have a 2001 740IL BMW. Just had front brakes replaced and new tires. Started having problem cranking motor after this was done. Engine starter will click several times before engine will turn over. Is it my battery or something else ?JA: Many things can cause a car to make those weird sounds. Some simple, some complicated. Fortunately, the mechanic I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts. Are you hoping to fix this yourself?Customer: Depends on the problemJA: Is there anything else the BMW Mechanic should be aware of about your BMW?Customer: after the brakes where replaced the ABS light and brake light indicators remain on. Check brake light indicator also comes on.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the BMW Mechanic about your situation and then connect you two.

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