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  1. Car ALWAYS stalls on a warm start

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    I have seen a few threads about this but none recently. my 2000, about 75% of the time will always stall when i got to start up while the engine is warm. i never have issues on a cold start but if i have driven till the oil and coolant is at normal temp (15-20min) then turn the car off, then...
  2. Intermittent start up squeal: starter dying?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Did some searching on "start up squeal" and "starter squeal" and the discussions were inconclusive. I'm at about 67k miles, and sometimes I hear a squeal at start up. Not tied to cold starts, either. It's a more mechanical squeal sound, vs. just a belt screech, and seems to coincide with what...