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Transmission issue, car limps and very slow in drive
Hello. If this light is coming on, then the computer is detecting a transmission issue. I always start by checking the fluid. If it is low then this will occur. If the fluid level is fine then the condition needs...
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Fuel pump
Hello. From what you describe it would appear that your fuel pump may be going bad or experiencing electrical issues. If the problem appears to be getting progressively worse, until the vehicle no longer starts then it may be possible...
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Won't start with the key, but I can lock and unlock the doors.
Hi there. The key fob could have a battery that is going dead. I recommend replacing the battery as the battery only lasts about 8 years. Then you will need to reprogram the key fob to the vehicle by putting...
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Starter being replaced was advised hoses are bad and intake manifold is bad
That sounds like a lot of trouble for a car with 68 thousand miles. But nothing you mentioned is unusual for your car and the years take as much of a toll as the miles. The Intake manifold has to...
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I have a check engine light came on, obd is reading code p0012.
Hi there: If the check engine light came on an triggered the P0012 OBD-II code during a pressure washing, it's possible that you may have damaged a few components during this service. This error code is a generic code indicating...
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Car damaged by garage
I can comment on the need for the ecu, without knowing if they in fact damaged it or not. I can say that it is possible to damage any vehicle electronics when working on or near any power source such...
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When I come to an abrupt stop, the engine stumbles like it wants to stall. Any thoughts?
A low transmission fluid level from a leak is more likely to cause the transmission to slip, especially on hills. If the torque converter clutch of the electronics that control it are sticking on, this situation may cause the engine...
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Leaking oil
This suggests you may still have a leak resulting from a failing gasket somewhere in your engine. As you know, there are many different places in your motor that are sealed by gaskets. I would suggest narrowing this down by...
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Misfires in multiple cylinders, rough/poor idle, shaking
Engine misfires can be caused by many different problems and are generally caused by either a spark or fuel issue or in some cases, a combination of both. Spark related problems generally will result from things like ignition coils, crankshaft...
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How much does it cost for a tune-up on a 2006 BMW 330i?
Billing question sent to CS for the cost to perform a tune - up on a 2006 BMW 330i.
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Driving down the road oil pressure red light comes on no check engine comes on but car starts to sound like a diesel truck
The oil pressure warning light will come on if oil pressure falls below a safe threshold. It is possible for there to be plenty of oil in the engine but, due to a fault in the oil pump, oil pressure...
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I drove home with the oil light on. Is my engine still good?
It's very likely that you've done some serious engine damage. Normally oil is continuously pumped through all of the turning and sliding surfaces of the engine and when the pressure goes, it doesn't take long to damage the precision ground...
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Rotor specifications?
Front rotors are BMW part number 34116864047. You will need 2 of course. Rear rotors are BMW part number 34216864052. You will need 2. If you input these part numbers on-line, you will find the rotors easily. Shipped they are...
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Over heated car cranks but does not want to start
Hi There, It sounds like your car may have a blown head gasket as a result of overheating. A blown head gasket may cause a number of different symptoms. A head gasket that fails between cylinders will generally cause a...
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Overheated and car is cool now. It cranks when I turn the key but does not want to start.
Look around the engine compartment to see where the leak is coming from when you fill up the radiator with coolant / water. Check the radiator, water pump, freeze plugs on the engine, all of the coolant hoses. If you...
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Car over heated shut down on me ... Now it leaks the coolant and cranks as it wants to but doesnt ?
Hi There, It sounds like your car is shutting down or going into a "safe mode" as a result of the motor overheating. The computer is designed to shut the car down like this in the event that it detects...
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Car over heated leaks coolant now it's shut off .
Hi There, It sounds like your car may have a blown cylinder head gasket as a result of overheating. A blown head gasket may cause a number of different symptoms. A head gasket that fails between cylinders will generally cause...
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Car overheated and now it's shutting off. It cranks but won't start.
Hi there. If the coolant leaks out too much, the computer will see this from the coolant temperature and coolant level sensors and shut off the engine to prevent any damage to the engine. Check for the coolant leaks and...
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DSC, ABS, Handbrake Light Stays On
Based on your description of the problem, I would guess that you have a bad wheel speed sensor or a tone ring that is jammed up with rust. The tone ring is a ring on the wheel hub with slots...
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Car over heated didn't turn on now it did it's a misfire
Hi there. When an engine overheats, boiling hot coolant and steam vent from the radiator cap and can cause electrical connections to fuel injectors and other ignition system components. This is most likely what is causing the misfiring issue. If...

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