bmw x5 will crank but not start


Asked by Sep 12, 2014 at 03:55 PM about the 2003 BMW X5 3.0i AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I shorted the fan wire on x5 but it will not run anymore any idea?

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All the fuses are good and so is is the relays. all the sensor are good and so is the fuel. but there is no sparks.

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Hi guys i have got x5 2005 d sport when i start it in the morning white smoke comes out for about 10 second i have got the injectors checked them seem fine pluged it into computer fault comes as low pressure and all 6 glow plugs now it cranks but want start i have to use easy start to start it up i changed the fuel filter to start with but stell the same now my local garage is saying change the fuel pump any body had this problem... any help well great

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Did you get it figured out? I might have the same problem.

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