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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 BMW X5
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Any advice for me in the possible purchase of a 2008 BMW X5 3.0si with 86,970 Miles? Have a Hyundai Genesis 4.6 today but it doesn
Hello. If you are not used to owning a vehicle such as the BMW X5 you would see that it is an expensive vehicle to own. Over time the X5 will have a much higher cost of ownership than your...
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Hi I have a question about my bmw x5.
Hi there. If the battery has a voltage of 9.6 or higher, then the vehicle computer (ECM) is capable of storing codes. If the battery has less than 9.6 volts, then the computer will reset and erase all data and...
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Transmission failsafe program
When you get the transmission fail safe warning, it means the transmission controller has detected a fault in the transmission or in the various sensors that it reads. The controller can adapt to a certain amount of wear and tear...
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Car won't start can't get vehicle in netural to tow.
Hi there. You could take a long pick and put it into the little slot that the shifter has a the top and push down on it. At the same time as you push down, take the gear shifter and...
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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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Transmission is slipping into 2nd gear (transmission fail safe).
Hi there. Sounds like the accumulator in the transmission for the shifting from 1st gear to 2nd gear could have a cut on the seal or a broken spring. This will make the transmission slip out of 1st gear and...
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what does trans.failsafe prog mean
It means that the ECU (Electronic Control Unit) has detected a problem in the transmission itself or in one of the devices or sensors that controls it. The ECU then substitutes whatever information its not getting with a fixed value...
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Transmission fail safe program message came on the dashboard.
Hi there. The fail safe light is on for something went wrong with your transmission. The light comes on to warn the driver that there has been an issue with a system and causing the circuits to malfunction or shut...
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I think my daughters AWD is not working on her 2005 BMW X5. How much does something like that cost to fix?
Hi there: If your daughter's BMW X5 has an illuminated ABS, Trac Control or AWD light on the dashboard, it's likely that a problem exists with the AWD that is causing the traction issues on your slanted and icy driveway....
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Oil change
Oil and filter change intervals are specified by vehicle manufacturers, not mechanics, in carefully considered and prepared "maintenance schedules". Mechanics do not have the necessary field test data, or laboratory data, to wisely specify oil change intervals other than what...
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Transmission failsafe program comes on dash 2001 BMW X5
Hi there - the first task is to have the transmission fluid level checked. This will require technical assistance and a lift, since there is no dipstick on this model, and the fluid level "port" is underneath. Correct fluid temperature...
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installed new alternator and battery the alternator is charging the battery and the battery is maintaining afull charge but the ba
Hello. If the battery and the alternator are new and if it is verified that the alternator is charging then you have an issue with programming. When you replace the battery on this vehicle the computer needs to be reprogrammed...
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4x4 inactive and abs light
As a vehicle ages, sensors and monitoring systems can develop "glitches"; either due to excessive dirt and debris or the connections becoming loose. This can sometimes trigger system warnings as you've described above. Since the dealership was unable to determine...
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My BMW x5disel 2009, 20 minAfter I start car and drive car stop when car cool down started again
Hi there. It's quite possible that both are faulty or an electrical connection to the fuel pump is the source of your problem. The only thing we could recommend is have a professional mobile mechanic come to your location and...
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2001 X5 skips when braking
I believe the issue you are experiencing could be due to one of two issues. The issue would depend on your meaning of skipping. The first issue that could be causing this symptom would be a faulty control arm bushing....
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Car won't start don't know why 2005 BMW X5
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle is likely experiencing an issue with the starter. Although the battery and charging system are powering the motor with what it needs to start the car, the starter is not using that...
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Responsibility for damaged alternator
Hi Dan. First off, without inspecting your vehicle or knowing all details about what occurred with the alternator and belt, it would be highly irresponsible of me or any other mechanical professional to assign blame or who is responsible in...
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Headlights won't clear- foggy
Hello. The foggy substance on your headlights is known as oxidation. Normally it will only form on the outside of the headlight but at times find its way to the inside due to moisture. To clean the oxidation on the...
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Which is better for the BMW E53 X5: coil springs or air suspension? BMW X5
Hi there - the BMW air suspension system was developed to maximize the "sport utility" nature of the vehicle (kids and soccer equipment during the week, home DIY, camping, etc on the weekend, as well as the handling everyone expects...
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Trying to figure out what making my car die! I've notice the dashboard blinking too fast the die off
Hello there. In most cases a car will stall when one of two things happen. Either the engine is being starved of the right amount of fuel to air mixture or the fuel inside the combustion chamber is not able...

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