stater is under back manifold,some in front.
Follow the big red wire from the battery. They generally hook to the starter solenoid.
tenspeed apparently does not know that BMW batteries are located in the boot/trunk well. Hahaha! Good advice otherwise. From below, look to the passenger side, like papa said, by the exhaust manifold.
Have you changed the starter on the year and model, How long did it take? 528i 1998
With a set of ramps and some patience, and minimum skills, you should be looking at 30 minutes.
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