4115RE: [bmw e28] No Check Engine Light on 1988 535is
- Jan 15, 2006On Saturday 14 January 2006 12:29 PM, bassfishman
> So I went to my nearest dealer and talked to theservice manager who
> looked up the electrical diagrams based on the dateof manufacture
> of my car (4/87 even though its called an '88). Heconfirmed that
> this car does not have a Check Engine Light and madecopies of the
> applicable pages for me along with the cover page ofthe manual.
I wonder if a lot of people confuse the CHECK light
with a CHECK ENGINE Light.
It is true that old bimmers do not have Check Engine
lights. But our old cars (my two 84 528e and my 88 M3)
have a Check light which means, check the status panel
(in the ceiling) for more detail...