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Just bought this and was up-sold a maintenance plan by the BMW dealership. Can I do without?
Having a dealer maintenance plan is always a good thing if the price is fair. The dealer service program will make sure that you are reminded every time your vehicle needs any sort of preventative maintenance due to its mileage....
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Car dies after going 5 to 20 miles. If it sets for 2 to 24 hours it starts again and goes 5 to 20 miles.
Hi there. The issue is with the ignition switch. The switch has a faulty tumbler and disconnects the wiring in the steering column. The best thing to do is replace the ignition switch and check the wiring in the steering...
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Headlights
Hello. Your issue may be caused by one of several factors. The typical issues like this with the headlights pertain to a bad relay, connection, socket, or dimmer switch if equipped. If you have a voltmeter, you can track down...
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My 4WD is not engaging. Is a 2007 Silverado have electronically controlled axle actuator or vacuum? Or is my problem in the hubs?
Hi there. The actuator on your 4WD system to your vehicle is electronic. Most of the Silverado 2500 model Chevrolet trucks have issues with the actuator failing in the front axle due to weather and road conditions. Check the harness...
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My trunk light does not come on
The tests you have done so far pretty much tell the tale. If you are not receiving full voltage at the trunk light, then that voltage is being cut off somewhere. Where did you test the voltage from? If it...
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The radio will not power on. 2001 VW Passat
Hi there - first task is to check the fuse which powers the radio. If the fuse is good, check the operation of other devices powered by the same fuse for operation. If the rest work, then the problem is...

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