97 bmw 740il won't start

Asked by Sep 26, 2016 at 09:39 PM about the 1997 BMW 7 Series 740iL

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

All my electronics are working when I put the key
but the car won't crank I check my battery I check
the spark plugs just found out I have a oil leak fyi
but I have been having issues with my girl sensor
level and the fuel filter I don't know if these would
effect it so much let me know if you can help
thanks

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Do you mean it turn,s over engine, and no crank or doe,s nothing?

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You said you check the battery, so what is the voltage? BMW's require fresh batteries due to many electronics. Possible ignition switch if battery is fine?

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