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Broken glove compartment.
The problem you are having is not a common problem and the actual part that broke would need to be known. Is the latch broken or is one of the hinges broken? My recommendation is to have a technician check...
Hose replacement due to overheating.
If your vehicle is overheating I would first recommend checking your coolant level. The information on how to do this can be found in your owners manual. Make sure the vehicle is cooled down before checking your coolant level. Low...
Glove box broken
Hello, I am not able to give you a price on a glove box, since I don't know what it will take to get the glove box open. You can always call the dealer for a price on the glove...
Problem with number five cylinder.
If you have low compression on a cylinder, you can determine whether the problem is with the top or bottom of the engine with a wet compression test. This test involves squirting a little oil into the cylinder; if the...
Sunroof not working.
If the clutch pedal goes down without engaging the clutch. The fluid level needs to be checked in the clutch reservoir. If the level is good then there is a bad seal on either the master or slave cylinder. If...
Car can't engage gears.
The transmission on these cars have alignment dowels that align the transmission to the engine. the problem happens when the transmission has been removed for a reason. The reinstallation alignment of the transmission is not correct because the dowels are...
Having trouble with convertible top.
Its common for switches and relays to fail after years of reliable use and I think thats exactly what happened here. The first thing to check could be a fuse but after that I would suggest hiring a certified mechanic...
Noisy power steering wheel, regular fluid used
Hello there. It really depends on what type of regular power steering fluid was put into the vehicle. BMW calls for the standard use of Dexron III fluid which is commonly seen. Most over-the-counter regular power steering fluid are basically...
The car occasionally idles high until it stalls
It sounds like this is an intermittent issue. These are generally the hardest to diagnose because they are just infrequent enough to not trip the ECU into triggering a code, but they still have a fault somewhere. The most common...
Delay in shifting, rambling noise when accelerating
Various items can cause similar symptoms to the ones you have described. The most common would be a bad fuel filter, transmission fault, torque converter issue, shift solenoid problem, low fuel pressure, or a failed fuel injector. All of these...
Smoke coming from the engine, the car sat longer
Hello there. When vehicles sit for long periods of time, a few things can happen. A majority of the oil can drain to the bottom of the engine. This means that it might take a second to get pressure when...
Engine turns off when the first gear is shifted
Hello. The most common cause of the car dying once it is put into gear is the transmission torque converter or the fluid level of the transmission. If there are leaks present from the transmission, I would suspect the fluid...
Rough engine noise on startup, idle and low rpms
Hello. From what you describe it would appear that your low oil level may have something to do with the engine noise. First off, if the oil is low I would top it off as soon as possible, as low...
Loud sound when turning.
Hello. There is a manufacturer technical bulletin to replace the power steering pump L-20 with a stronger style L-30 pump. The L-20 pump may not have enough power at lower engines speeds and the L-30 will. To confirm it is...
Power top not going up all the way
There is a shelf in the trunk that can be raised or lowered when the top is completely raised. If the shelf is in the up position, the top will not work. Make sure the shelf is lowered to the...
Water leak causing overheating
Replacing the radiator is a straightforward job. Any time the cooling system is serviced, the rest of the system will need to be tested as well. Do not continue to drive the car with the risk of overheating it. Damage...
Car is taking longer than usual to start
Hello. If this problem occurs more consistently with the "first startup of the day" or after the car has been sitting some time, the problem may be low residual fuel pressure. A check valve in the fuel system should maintain...
Blower motor whine
Hello, thank you for writing in. If it is an aftermarket blower motor, as opposed to an OEM original dealer part, that might account for the noise. That would be my first suspicion, especially if you are sure you have...

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