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hi i really need help with my axle cv join keep breaking
If the suspension has been altered and lowered, then you may be putting the drive axle in a bind. If the axle is put out of alignment and you make turns that put a bind in another direction it takes...
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my car keep trying to turn right when i am hitting gas. or 2k rpm
This is likely a tire air pressure problem or an alignment problem. Check the air pressure in your tires first to make sure they have the correct amount of air in them. If the problem still persists, this is probably...
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Fuel door won't click shut
The latch assembly that springs the door open is faulty internally. These can be removed and a new unit installed. Trim tools should be used to pry the fuel door latch unit out to prevent damage to the paint on...
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Camshaft position sensor
Hello there, when the camshaft position sensor codes are seen with your 2008 BMW 328xi there is a variety of causes. The most common cause is a faulty camshaft sensor. If replacing the sensor does not help there are still...
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Oil consumption
The white smoke generally suggests you may have a blown head gasket. When this happens, the cylinder head gasket fails to seal off the combustion chamber as it should which causes oil to leak into the coolant system and water...
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I have a bmw 328 xi and I'm putting power steering fluid in it everyday. I don't know if its the pump or the hoses leaking.
Hi there. Check around the power steering pump and see where the leak could be coming from. If the fluid is around the fittings on the pump, around the shaft of the pump, or on the cap of the pump,...
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whats the best gas station to get gas from not regarding price but regarding gas quality ?
Hi there. The best places to go are any gas stations that have multiple gas pumps with a high volume of customers. This will allow the fuel to be as clean as possible. When you go to a small gas...
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About 2 gallons of water spilled in the cargo space (trunk) and now the speakers do not work and the DOS system is malfunctioning
Hi and thanks for contacting YourMechanic. You may have either got the speakers in the back wet with the water or some wires were exposed under the carpet in the trunk space and caused a short to the speakers. Check...
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07 BMW 328xi pre LCI, HID Conversion causing lamp errors and red car on lift notification
It's getting harder and harder to do modifications to a car, even minor ones without causing other issues. The lighting module is clearly not seeing the levels that it expects to see when it powers up the lights. Many accessory...
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Hi Carlos,
Your engine can make sounds due to the low oil level. I would recommend having the oil filter housing gasket replaced by a qualified professional. Doing this will keep all the oil inside your engine that it needs. This will...
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I have a 2007 BMW 328XI and noticed that I was experiencing a load grinding noise when reversing and occasionally when turning. I
Hello, thank you for writing in. Without inspecting the vehicle, there is no way of knowing how badly the vehicle is damaged, nor how extensive the damage is. With that being said, the steering linkage and suspension are both susceptible...
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I have a 2007 BMW 328xi and sometimes I have to put the key in a few time to push to start the car
There is a module in your car that communicates with your key before allowing you to start the car. It may be having trouble recognizing your key. It could be a problem with the key, or a problem with the...
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date and time do not display correctly
Hello. You likely need to reprogram your date and time. Here's a clip of the owners manual for your vehicle with the date and time instructions described. Push button 1 in the turn indicator lever up or down repeatedly...
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Low coolant
Hi There, If you are referring to the check engine light that looks like a half full engine, this is related to the low coolant indicator as you have indicated. The reason the engine shut off may be that the...

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