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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2000 BMW 740IL AUTOMOBILES

BMW -> Automatic Temperature Control System Diagnosis & Testing -> A/C System Diagnosis & Testing -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Diagnostic Tests: 528i & 540i -> Diagnostic Tests: M Coupe, M Roadster, M3, Z3, 318i, 318ti, 323i, 323iC, 323is, 328i, 328iC & 328is -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 01: Right Temperature Control Wheel -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 04: Right Heater Sensor -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 07: Evaporator Sensor -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 10: Outside Sensor -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 13-Interior Sensor -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 13: Interior Sensor -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 16-Interior Sensor Blower -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 16: Interior Sensor Blower -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 25: Left Temperature Control Wheel -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 28: Left Heater Sensor -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 31: Air Flow Control Wheel -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 34: Mixing Air Control Wheel -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 38: Auxiliary Water Pump Relay -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 40: Left Water Valve -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 44: A/C Compressor Signal Or Auxiliary Fan Relay -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 44: A/C Relay/Auxiliary Fan Relay -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 46: Right Water Valve -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 47: A/C Signal To DME Control Unit -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 48: Rear Window Defroster -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 48: Rear Window Defroster Relay -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 52: Fresh Air Flap Motor -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 55: Air Recirculation Flap Motor -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 56: AUC Signal -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 61: Mixing Air Flap Motor -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 92: Terminal 50 On Longer Than 3 Minutes -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 94: Dependent Heating/Independent Ventilation -> Diagnostic Trouble Code 94: Independent Heating/Independent Ventilation -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation
Vehicle: 2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS

Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

The automatic climate control unit is capable of detecting system malfunctions and storing a related diagnostic trouble code. These diagnostic trouble codes may be read from control unit memory using the BMW service tester, or equivalent. Follow manufacturer's instructions to display diagnostic trouble codes.

The display "current defect" indicates that the malfunction currently exists. If a "current defect" applies to the temperature sensors or control wheels, a substitute value provided by the control unit is used. T...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2000 BMW 740IL AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> Parking Brake Service
Vehicle: 2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS

  • Remove brake disc as outlined under "Rotor, Replace."
  • Remove parking brake shoes' return spring using suitable brake spring pliers,
  • Turn retainers 90° and remove using retainer tool No. 34 4 000, or equivalent, Fig. .
  • Remove shoes by rotating out...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 BMW 740IL AUTOMOBILES

BMW -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Except X3 & Z4 -> Fuel System Pressure Relief -> Models w/Fitting Or Union Bolt Connection -> Models w/Fuel Hose Connection -> Removal & Installation
Vehicle: 2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS

Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven while it relearns its adaptive strategy.

Fuel System Pressure Relief

  • Obtain the vehicle owner's radio theft protection code.
  • Remove the fuel pump relay(s).
  • Start the engine and allow it to stall.
  • Crank engine for 10 seconds to ensure the fuel pressure has been...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 BMW 740IL AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Rear
Vehicle: 2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS

Rear

  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove rear tire and wheel assembly.
  • Remove exhaust system.
  • Remove rear axle.
  • Remove axle nut.
  • Press halfshaft off hub using a suitable tool. Do not allow halfshaft to fall.
  • On models equipped with height control, remove cont...

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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2000 BMW 740IL AUTOMOBILES

Diagnosis & Testing -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Identification
Vehicle: 2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS

Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

Connect a suitable scan tool the DLC (Data Link Connector). Follow the scan tool manufacturers instructions.

Diagnostic Trouble Code Identificati...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 BMW 740IL AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace -> Air Cooled -> Liquid Cooled
Vehicle: 2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS

Air Cooled

  • Remove drive belt.
  • Remove mounting bolts and place oil filter housing aside.
  • Disconnect alternator electrical connectors.
  • Remove mounting nut and disconnect battery positive lead.
  • Disconnect cable clip and cooling air guide.
  • Remove mounting bolts and alternator.
  • Reverse procedure to install.

Liquid Cooled

  • Lock fan coupling pulley in place using sui...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 BMW 740IL AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> BMW -> 1993-2001 7 Series
Vehicle: 2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS

Service interval is determined by the service indicator.

  • Remove cabin air filter cover retaining screw, then open the cover.
  • Depress the cabin air filter duct lock, then lift the cover upward.
  • Release the cabin ai...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2000 BMW 740IL AUTOMOBILES

BMW -> Service Indicator Cluster ->
Vehicle: 2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS

The service indicator cluster is used indicate when periodic maintenance is required. The service indicator consists of one yellow, five green and three red Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs), with the inscriptions "Oil Service" and "Inspection." When the ignition switch is turned to the On position, as many as five green LEDs will be illuminated.

The green LEDs will go out when the engine is started. If the yellow LED and one of the inscriptions illuminates with the ignition switch in the On position, and remain on after the engine has started, service the maintenance inscription indicated immediately. ...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 BMW 740IL AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle, then drain coolant into suitable container.
  • Remove air intake filter housing.
  • Disconnect level sensor connector.
  • Disconnect clamp and remove expansion tank hose.
  • Open expansion tank cap and remove vent plug.
  • Disconnect clips and remove expansion tank.
  • Disconnect AUC sensor, as required.
  • Lock belt pulley in position using holding tool No. 11 5 05...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2000 BMW 740IL AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS

  • Remove fan cowl by lifting out expansion rivets on both sides.
  • Secure fan pulley with suitable securing tool, or equivalent, then remove fan. Fan has lefthand handed threads.
  • Loosen tensioner lock bolts, then turn tensioner with suitable wrench to receive tens...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2000 BMW 740IL AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2000 BMW 740IL cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Heated Oxygen Sensor Diagram for 2000 BMW 740IL  4.4 V8 GASHeated Oxygen Sensor Diagram for 2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Heated Oxygen Sensor No.2
  • Heated Oxygen Sensor No.1
  • Connector B-62102
  • Connector B-62202
  • Air Injection Pump Valve Diagram for 2000 BMW 740IL  4.4 V8 GASAir Injection Pump Valve Diagram for 2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Secondary Air Injection Pump Valve
  • Connector X-6163
  • Connector Y-6163
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2000 BMW 740IL AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2000 BMW 740IL cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2000 BMW 740IL  4.4 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Symbol Identification
  • 2000 BMW 740IL  4.4 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • ABS/DSC Control Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2000 BMW 740IL AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2000 BMW 740IL cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Tools and Equipment
    Vehicle: 2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Tools, Equipment
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Document: Tools and Equipment
    Vehicle: 2000 BMW 740IL 4.4 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Tools, Equipment
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2000 BMW 740IL AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2000 BMW 740IL cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 2000 BMW 740IL cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 2000 BMW 740IL cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 2000 BMW 740IL cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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