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P04042. In 328i bmw. 2009 how can a fixed
P0402 means the exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) valve is flowing too much recirculated exhaust gas when it is commanded to open the flow of exhaust gas into the intake manifold. A consequence is the engine could be running rough if...
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Why does the hood of my 2012 BMW 328i get really hot?
The engine compartment will get very hot when the engine is running and with the vehicle you have most of the heat is radiated out through the hood. If you feel your hood is getting hotter than it should be...
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Water pump/thermostat
Hi there. Yes - anytime you replace a water pump, it is recommended to replace the thermostat on your BMW. In most cases, when the water pump fails, the thermostat is soon to follow. Replacing them at the same time...
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Loosing engine oil sometime 1 qt in 7 days. 2908 Bmw 328i. Average cost to repair?
Hi...there are many, many averages that apply here because it is not known exactly where the source of the leak is. Just as a for instance, if the leaking oil is coming out the front crankshaft seal, and there are...
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My 99 bmw 328i has a jerk, it was jerking really bad before my fiance changed the sparks and did an oil change. I
The windows can be repaired if you request a window regulator/track inspection. For door lock issues, please request door locking system diagnostic/repair. The engine operating condition problem you are having should be diagnosed as a possible misfire although the mechanic...
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The car has a cracked head. 1996 BMW 328i
Hi there - unfortunately, an engine swap is not a service YourMechanic.com is able to offer at this time. Thanks for thinking of us though!
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Car not speeding up smoothly, service engine light on when first start driving and car vibrating
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a dirty or faulty mass air flow sensor. The problem this can cause may also be compounded when the engine is cold due to the change in air density in cooler weather....
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what should I do, I have a 328i Bmw 2008 . ( when I drive in the morning in 5 minuets the ac fan starts running, which not normal
If you are referring to the A/C condenser fan ahead of the engine compartment, if that fan is operating uncommanded, that means there is a circuit or sensor failure. However, the auto electric technician would have to look at the...
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O2 sensor replacement help needed.
The part that is covering the oxygen sensor is the heat shield on the exhaust manifold. You will have to remove the heat shield first to get the O2 sensor off. If you need further assistance with removing the heat...
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How reliable is a 2009 bmw 328i?
Hi there. Buying a BMW with more than 100,000 miles can be risky. Some cars are very well maintained and may serve you very well. However, if the car was driven hard, or routine service; especially transmission and routine fluid...
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BMW Error Code P0597. Need to replace the thermostat.
Hi there. The P0597 OBD-II trouble code is for the thermostat heater control circuit. This means that the thermostat is electronically controlled in your vehicle. Some of the common causes of this code include a loose or corroded connector on...
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Smoke coming out of the vents into the cabin compartment.
Hi there. The green ooze that you saw was indeed coolant. The issue could be the heater core hoses or heater control valve is leaking coolant and the ventilation system on your air conditioning system to the open air outside...
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My truck will not open anymore at all and then I put the key it won't twist ether?
It could be that you have a lock actuator that is jammed. The actuators can operate the locks, but are also moved by the key in the lock. when they become jammed everything just stops working. There isn't much that...
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Engine Malfunction, power reduced
Hello, and thank you for writing in. You are thinking in the right direction. Start by inspecting the throttle body, air intake, and the throttle and intake sensors. Make sure the electrical connections are all clean, dry, and tight. You...
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My car is Shaking prior to that my car said I needed 1 quart of oil
If your indicator just came on saying you needed a quart of oil, you probably haven't done any damage. Most cars can run for a long time while a quart low. But you don't want to ignore this, especially with...
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How often does a 2011 BMW 328i really need to get oil changed? My light has come back on at under 5,000 miles. 2011 BMW 328i
Hi - the # of miles between oil and filter changes is perhaps the 2nd longest running discussion since someone said "My car is faster than your car!". Driving conditions: clean air/dusty, freeway/city stop-and-go, long drives vs 3 minute "around...
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I'm Looking at a BMW 328i (2007) to buy.
Most cars are pretty trouble free for about 100K. After that, things start to happen. Aside from the regular maintenance, you will see the occasional check engine light and find out you need to replace things like Oxygen sensors, or...
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How do I fix a P0016 code for a 2009 bmw 328i
Hi there. The P0016 OBD-II trouble code indicates that the camshaft position sensor for bank 1 does not correlate to the signal from the crankshaft position sensor. In some cases it can cause the symptoms you are experiencing. You might...
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Can I buy a Battery for my 2011 BMW 328i from anywhere and IF so would I need to take it to BMW to reprogram it?
There is only one battery approved for replacement into this car and is only at the dealer and then will need to be programmed into the computer at the dealer only. If you put in the wrong or not approved...
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Im searching for an exhaust/muffler but dont know what all i need to order. i have a stock 2011 bmw 328i sedan and need help.
Hello there. You might want to direct your question to an online forum of BMW car owners and performance shops; as we only offer OEM service, repair and maintenance recommendations; and not an aftermarket upgrade as you're seeking.

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