The 745Li is rear wheel drive. This is so the computer doesn't receive any false codes while repairing the vehicle. Remove the black negative cable attached to the charger off the battery's negative terminal. Once you accept the fact that it's a big car, you have to admit that the driving experience of the 745Li is quite wonderful. Also what might happen is that your alarm system doesn't have memory in the case if you disconnect the battery. Ran fine for three days and totally died last evening on the way home from work.
Leave it for several hours, or overnight if on a trickle charge. Remove the red positive cable off the battery's positive terminal. It should say so on the cap. You will need a quart for top ups. They may even high beam you in the process. Key 2 then key 1, vs 1 then 2.
Your computer is located above the glovebox. Move steering wheel into vertical position. If your car is throwing a check engine light, there is a sensor problem and you'll need a diagnostic code reader to retrieve it. Fortunately, this cycle can be completed in at least 15 minutes if done correctly. It's a rather artistic touch that, to be perfectly blunt, had our senior web lackey, Doug Mayer breathing hard.
If you had a 325i, then a tool could read the codes because the computer was upgraded that year to a Motronic 1. The computer should not need resetting after replacing a battery. Granted, it's got a trunk that looks like it was borrowed from the Chrysler Cirrus. Finally tried disconnecting the battery after leaving the trunk open and car unlocked for 30 min to avoid alarm problems. Gently tilt tool in direction of steering wheel until ring spring is engaged in steering wheel can be felt by a springy resistance. I had the same problem with my Tiburon and found out that the check engine light will come on if the gas cap isn't tightened at least 3 clicks.
The iDrive uses a centrally located, spinning, mouse-like knob to change settings, and a centrally located computer screen in the center of the dashboard to help you navigate through iDrive's various menus. You don't need to reset the computer it will happen on it's own most likely. This makes the car not ready for a smog check. I thought it has more power than that. Next action must take place within 30 seconds. Underneath the hood there is a black enclosure that snaps in place that will allow access to the bulb assembly. The computers usually reset somewhere between 10 seconds and a minute you probably won't unhook the old battery remove it replace it and have it fully hooked back up in that time so it will most likely reset.
Method 3: Alternate if you do not have a working remote 1. Take off the harness connector by pulling the metal lever and the connector will swivel off the computer. If you have another key do the same button pressing within 30 seconds 5. Unfortunately, here again is an odd technological oversight. Unfortunately, all they ended up doing was distracting from what would probably be a very nice-driving car. Or if your rubber seal on the gas cap itself is worn.
The 745Li was designed with this buyer in mind. On spanner area there is a long rod with a square end. Turn on ignition to finalise. With the key in the off position, press and hold in the odometer reset button. The intention of iDrive was to combine -- and therefore simplify -- all the controls, including climate, entertainment, navigation, car information and other systems. If not, they should reset it for you as a courtesy as you are their customer. It's sporty and luxurious at the same time.
Please consult the vehicle manufacturer for the correct specifications and repair procedures for your vehicle. This is why you need to already be in the most right lane. The 745Li is certainly very comfortable, plenty powerful and sufficiently luxurious. Turn the key one click keep holding the odometer reset button in. You can't really see it until you lift up the battery. When the computer activates this light, it also disables the entire airbag system to prevent a malfunctioning component from potentially injuring one or more of the vehicle's occupants. Absolute maxima reach to 500k kilometers.
It does come equipped with traction control, which should provide some assistance. Even though we're philosophically against cell phoning while driving, we have to admit it's a great design. If you had a 325i, then a tool could read the codes because the computer was upgraded that year to a Motronic 1. The 7 Series was redesigned this year, with mixed results. Take it to your local mechanic for … a diagnostics.