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BMW 640i hazards came on on automatically & car won't start &
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My Volvo XC 60 went into low power saver mode and the battery was already low what does this mean?
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Leak detection pump location?
Hi there. You are probably going to spend more time, effort and trouble trying to replace this component on your BMW than it would be worth - especially if you're planning on trading the vehicle in to a new purchase....
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oil light came on and accidental dumped 1/2 quart of oil in the rad before I realized it. Siphoned off a little more than a 1/2 ga
Hello, thank you for writing in. If you did not get all of the oil out of the radiator before you started the vehicle, that oil is now contaminating the thermostat, water pump, and the engine cooling pockets. Even with...
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No click no crank no start 2010 535i bmw
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2011 BMW X5 needs a Valve Cover Replacement not just gasket...what will it cost?
Hi there. I have forwarded your inquiry to our service and sales department, so they can send you an estimate to replace the valve cover and the gasket on your BMW. However, before having this completed, you might want to...
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I have a 2016 535i and was told by dealer breaks need service in 1000 miles. can rotors be cut and if not are the drilled slotted
Yes, rotors can be machined ("turned") in the event they are measured and found to be out of tolerance or uneven on the surface, which can cause a bit of vibration when using your brakes. It sounds like you may...
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Rattling sound from engine when AC unit is turned on
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I need a mechanic that can service my 2011 x5 anywhere in new
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Hello, i own a bmw 335i n55, AT, recently i replaced the sparkplugs and one coil. Since then i have the code P112f. When start up
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Hi Tien's,i am thinking about getting a bmw 740i.
Hi there. I have forwarded your contact information through our sales department. However, you might consider having one of our mobile mechanics complete a pre-purchase sale inspection.
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2011 740li say battery charge level low!
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My car has just started overheating but has never gone pass the 250 degree mark on the dashboard
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle goes into "limp mode", or your model's version of, when it is at risk of becoming damaged. This is a good thing, and it will protect your engine from having worse issues...
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Overheating but doesn't go past 250 degrees
It is not uncommon for some vehicles to go into a reduced power mode as a result of the engine overheating. The car's computer does this in an effort to avoid further engine damage and to keep the driver safe....
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Dealer advised during brake fluid flush that fluid has congealed in tank. Tank needs to be replaced unless a way can be found to r
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Spark plug covered in oil
Hi Daniel. Oil leaking into the spark plug wells is an indicator of a fairly serious problem that should be inspected and repaired immediately. It is almost always due to a failing gasket or O-ring but can also be the...

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