Ignore what Haynes tells you to do, (ie using a 1.2mm probe).
Buy a new switch from your BMW dealer, you will see a spring loaded catch on the barrel.
Remove pastic cover on under side of steering column, Using the new barrel as a template, drill a 4mm hole on the underside of the aluminum casing, this will expose the spring loaded catch, push the catch in with a small screw driver and extract the old barrel. Fit new barrel.
Begin by removing the retaining ring at the top of your 1998 BMW ignition switch. The ignition switch will slide out. Remove the wiring harness.
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The AC blower relay can be found under the dashboard on a 318 BMW 2001 model. It is on the passenger side and access is easier if you remove the glovebox on the passenger side.
it is an ignition problem...could be the ignition switch or the ignition coil if i rember right
Wear and tear may cause the 318 I BMW to lack power.
A 318 I BMW may lack power as a result of mechanical failures.
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If there is exhaust popping on the BMW 318 series, then take your vehicle to the mechanic.
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If you were to purchase a BMW 318 from the BMW website, you would be looking at anything from ‘£23,000 to ‘£40,000 depending on the specifications you desire.