How can I check to see if the starter or solenoid need replacing?

Asked by Jan 14, 2009 at 06:59 PM about the 1994 BMW 5 Series 525i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1994 BMW 525i

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Most likely it's the actual starter thats at fault, plus you replace them both at the same time. I'd say remove it, and get it bench tested, and see what happens.

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