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I replaced my camshaft sensor and it's leaking oil from under it
The Camshaft Position Sensor (CMP) has a small O ring around the flange where it fits up against the engine. Most of the time when I've bought those parts, the O ring has come on the part, so you don't...
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Oil filter housing leak affect turbos?
Hello. P112F is the trouble code for "Manifold Absolute Pressure to Throttle Angle - Too High (Bank 1)." If the computer detects that the ratio between the throttle and manifold absolute pressure readings is too high it will set off...
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VALVE Cover GASKET Replacement
Hi there. Assuming, the valve cover gasket was properly replaced. The smoking under the hood, may have been residual oil burning off the exhaust manifold. The white smoke seen coming through the grill, may have been the snow turning to...
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car shakes when put on brakes. is that rosters or pads? gonna need to get it fixed regardless
Vibration and/or shaking on application of the brakes is often due to faulty rotors (warped, or irregularly worn). If the rotors are replaced, of course the brake pads will have to be replaced as well. The recommended services to request...
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My BMW 535xi when start at in the morning my car shake have to warm up around 5-10mins
Hi there. If your engine shakes for about 5 to 10 minutes upon your initial start of the day, it's not normal. In most cases, this is caused by either a faulty cold start injector, clogged or dirty fuel injectors...
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BMW Turbo Misfires
One common failure on the BMW sixes is the intake manifold gasket. I can come off in chunks and leave air leaks going into the engine causing misfires. Check carefully the flange where the intake manifold bolts to the cylinder...
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My car will not crank and has a yellow exclamation point on the dash.
Hi there. There seems to be a couple of things that are not functioning. First the battery seems to have a low power and possibly a burned cell. Also, the fuel system may have air in it due to running...
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Clicking sound when turning over.
It sounds like you may have a weak battery (as indicated by the key not being recognized by the vehicle when in range) or potentially a faulty starter solenoid. The starter solenoid is located on the starter and has internal...
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The oil temperature remains at 140F
Hi there. In most cases where the temperature gauge is not working, it's due to an electrical issue; either a blown fuse or an engine temperature sensor is not working correctly. It would be a good idea to have a...
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Looking to buy used BMW, but...
If you are purchasing any vehicle with a model year of 2009 or newer, I would recommend getting a vehicle with a low of miles as you can within your price range. The lowest mileage usually indicates a better vehicle...
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Radiator fan very loud 2012 BMW X5
Hello - for virtually all modern cars, setting the heater/AC controls on any position that utilizes the air conditioning compressor (i.e. defrost), the auxiliary fan for the radiator is automatically turned on to increase airflow over the AC condenser coil...
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I have a 2008 BMW 335i battery died. I have been told I need to have it mated or registered to my electrical system to prevent ove
Hi there. This video is a pretty good tutorial on removing and replacing the battery on your 335i. You may have to reset the electrics on the vehicle, which this video shows how to accomplish this step. There is no...
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Does it use 92 octane
There is a good chance this vehicle was designed to run on 91 or higher rated octane fuel. To find out for sure, check the sticker on the fuel filler door, read the owners manual or contact your local dealer...
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CV Joint Change instead of the wheel hub assembly.
Customer wants to change the information from having a wheel hub assembly replacement changed to a CV Joint / CV Shaft replaced on the set up page.
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How do I know if it is the Water Pump or thermostat that needs replacing?
In your question, you have not stated the "fault" you are experiencing, consequently I will assume it is overheating. If not, please write back in with clarification so that we can best assist you. There are a myriad of causes...
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Media Center does not work in my car. How much does it cost to replace the unit?
Billing question sent to CS for the cost to replace the media system - the radio, Bluetooth, and no sound issue.
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Control Arms or CV Axle?
Typically when a CV axle has failed, it will cause a clicking sound either when the vehicle is accelerating or when the vehicle is being turned depending on which joint of the CV axle has failed. A failed CV axle...
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Overheating
Based on your report, you have that unenviable circumstance where a fault has multiple causes. That is, you are indicating that the thermostat replacement did offer a partial resolution but obviously not a complete one. Of course, you do want...
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Just drained/replaced coolant and now the temp gauge doesn't work
Some vehicles have air purge points that must be opened when coolant is re-filled. If you don't open the purge points to force the air out as you add coolant in, air can get trapped in cooling passageways and that...
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