1994 BMW 530 - the check engine light is on. What does that mean? I don't have the owner's manual.

Asked by Sep 17, 2007 at 01:47 PM about the 1994 BMW 5 Series 530i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I just purchased a 1994 BMW 530 and the check engine light is on? I don't have the owner's manual and don't know what that means. Can you help?

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You will need to have this checked out by a BMW dealer, as there are roughly 150 different possible reasons why this light could be on.

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