> Summer wrote:
> > Taken it to BMW dealer twice and of course it won’t act up
> for them.
> > Doesn’t start sometimes and have to wait 20 minutes or less
> before I
> > can try it again. All the lights come on but the engine
> won’t turn
> > over.
> > Anybody ever heard of this or know what it could be? One
> thing it is
> > not is key chip-or so I’m told.
> Right. I believe that the symptom for the EWS (key chip) is
> the engine
> turns over but won't catch. Your problem sounds more like a
> solenoid of physical keyswitch problem. Does it make any
> clicking noise
> at all when you move the key from position 2 (run position) to
> 3 (momentary start)?
> -Fred W
It makes no clicking noise but all the electrical stuff still works. I
know this sounds crazy, however it happens most often when the weather
is hot and muggy.
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