BMW Z3 Electrical System problems : 2.
After Approximately 15 Minutes Of Driving A Fire Erupted From Under The Hood, No Indicator Lights Displayed And No Odor Of Raw Fuel Was Apparent. Power To The Vehicle Ultimatley Failed As Well As The Brakes. Wife Able To Stop The Vehicle Using The Emergency Brakes. Within Minutes The Motor And Accouterments Were Charred To A Crisp. The Vehicle Was Totaled.
Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. BMW Z3 1998 problem was reported in HAMBURG, NJ. Vehicle was purchased on 19981010. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.BMW Z3 1998 drive type:RWD. FUEL SYSTEM:N/A. FUEL TYPE: GAS. BMW Z3 1998 TRANSMISSION TYPE: MAN .
July 09, 2001
The Vehicle Air Bag Light Illuminated. The Consumer Was Informed By The Dealer That The Problem Was Due To electrical Interference In The Wiring Harness. The Dealer Wanted The Consumer To Pay $400 To Repair The Problem But The Consumer Believes bmw Should Be Responsible. The Consumer Is Concerned That This Problem May Cause The Air Bag To Fail On Impact. *ak *nlm
Mileage was 47000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):4USCJ3339WL. BMW Z3 1998 problem was reported in GREELEY, CO. Vehicle was purchased on 20011001. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 6 CYLINDERS. FUEL TYPE: GAS. BMW Z3 1998 TRANSMISSION TYPE: MAN . DEALER’S NAME: CO’S . DEALER’S TELEPHONE NUMBER: 970-282-8050 . DEALER’S CITY: FORT COLLINS . DEALER’S STATE CODE: CO. DEALER’S ZIPCODE: 80525 .
Sept 17, 2003
1998 BMW Z3 problems and complaints, and up-to-date recall information. If you are researching a used BMW Z3, driving a 1998 BMW Z3, or if you are planning to purchase one, review owner-reported Electrical System problems and defects.