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Bad fuel pump? 2004 BMW X3
Hi - short answer is "No: a fuel pump problem will not cause a camshaft position sensor problem". But, we all know Murphy's 2nd or 3rd law says that 2 things can fail close enough together to make us believe...
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what could be causing my car to overheat...did I fry the engine?
Hello. Continuously driving an overheating vehicle could damage things such as the head gasket, thermostat, electrical sensors, and even the engine itself. It would be best to start with an overheating inspection for your vehicle in which a technician will...
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Bmw locks and window not working
The blown fuse indicates an electrical short. Since it happens when either operating the windows or door locks, the short may be somewhere in the driver's door and/or door harness. Some vehicles can develop shorts in the driver's door wiring...
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Hey I got this BMW I got code p0491,p0492,p0455
Hello. The grinding sound occurring on your vehicle is likely caused by the secondary air pump failing internally. I believe so because the codes in your vehicle P0491 and P0492 are both codes related to the secondary air injection system....
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Stereo turns off and lights flicker when I turn up the volume on the stereo.
Hi there. If you have a factory radio, then the volume knob switch is shorting out with the radio controls causing the radio to shut off and flicker the lights. If you have an aftermarket radio, then there could be...
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Oil pan bolts fell into transmission bell housing.
Hi there. The issue with leaving bolts in the bell housing on the transmission will be come catastrophic when the bolts come in contact with the clutch assembly. I recommend removing the starter and taking a telescoping magnet through the...
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Engine flush
Hi there. I am not sure that I've seen an engine flush service before. However, this could be a coolant system flush, which flows coolant through the engine, heater core and radiator to keep your car running cool. This is...
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P0491 and P0492 Is the codes I'm getting on 2001 BMW 325i
Hi there - the P0491 and P0492 codes reflect a problem with the secondary air injection pump mechanism - not enough air flow is detected. This problem could be the pump itself (check fuses and relay), the check valve, or...
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Engine swap for BMW 750
Hi there. It is highly likely that you will have major electrical connection issues with the ECU of your vehicle by completing this type of engine swap. Since we do not offer this service, we're unable to provide further advice...
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car has misfire and im struggling to rectify the problem
The first thing to check for is air leaks. Any hose or fitting that is off or loose can lead to a misfire and other issues. If you don't find a problem there, you can go about the problem systematically....
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Are 2004 bmw X3's expensive to repair or is that just false? 2004 BMW X3
Hi there - BMWs are expensive to maintain. The X3 is a very sophisticated, high-performance sport-utility vehicles with a large number of electronic creature comforts. These systems inevitably breakdown, and are expensive to repair because of their complexity. The 2004...
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Car is jerking forward when trying to come to a stop. Jerking started today after filling gas. Service engine soon light is on
Hi There, The check engine light is likely related to your gas cap not locking. This may also cause the jerking reaction as this is connected to the EVAP system in your car. Your car has a small purge valve...
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have can i find what to fix with codes p0444 and p1892
Diagnostic Trouble Code P0444 does not identify a fault that would cause the power loss you are describing although once the fault causing the power loss is repaired P0444 should still be resolved of course. The other code, namely P1892,...
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Hello there, my 2005 BMW 525i is not starting but its cranking. I've also noticed clicking sound near at the turbo.
Hi there. If the fuel pump relay is getting hot, then check the condition of the fuel pump when the key is on. If there is no sound at the fuel pump (like a hum), then the fuel pump maybe...
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Over heating
Hello there. Usually after these services are completed, if you still have an overheating problem it is due to a clogged heater core or there are air bubble in the coolant lines. If your turn your heater on and no...
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Service engine soon light and gear with exclamation point in middle is lit
The gear with the exclamation point in the middle is a malfunction indicator for the transmission. This light will come on to indicate that the transmission is having a malfunction. If the transmission shifts fine, the light may be on...
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My car is not turning over.
Cars will start with no oxygen sensor installed or a sensor that is completely failed. AutoZone has no equipment whatsoever that can DIRECTLY test the operating condition of an oxygen sensor, let alone the training to interpret the waveform that...
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BMW was cranking and starting fine. Until one day everything lights up can hear fuel but nothing no starting or cranking 2002 BMW 325i
Hello - check fuses first. Scenarios like this occur from subtle failure of things like the Transmission Range sensor (detects if the car is in Park or Neutral), dead battery in a key fob (try another key), brake light switch...
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My car lights says stop engine check oil level pressure and over heats if car stop
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be having issues with the oil or the cooling systems. Both have the hard job of keeping the engine within a certain temperature range. If the vehicle has detected issues with...
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Hi Kelly, we have a 1999 bmw 323i and the driver side door won 't open from the outside but opens from the inside. While our 2006
Hi Rachel. Thanks for contacting YourMechanic.com about the door problems that your BMW and Volvo are experiencing. Our process for completing repairs is a bit different than most garages, dealerships or repair centers. Since we are mobile, the first thing...

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