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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 BMW X5
The 2012 BMW X5 is an SUV that offers both utility and ease of driving. The steering is responsive with a good amount of horsepower. If you are looking for a sportier SUV...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 BMW X5 xDrive35d
The 2012 BMW X5 xDrive35d offer contour seats and smooth acceleration. The suspension offers a smooth ride to the driver and passengers in the vehicle, even for long road trips. It can handle...
A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 BMW X3
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Wheel alignment
Hi There, The alignment corrects the suspension geometry back to the optimum setting, but the steering wheel position at the time of the alignment is arbitrary. Unless they really take care to keep the steering wheel centered while completing the...
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My car reports that there is a height adjustment system probl
Hi there. There are several BMW X5 models that have a rear air suspension system that has multiple sensors that monitor the system and report when any portion of this system faulty or damaged. One of the systems is the...
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EDC MALFUNCTION
Hi there. The EDC is referred to as the Electronic Damper Control. The (EDC) automatically or manually adjusts each damper to suit the driving conditions meaning you enjoy outstanding comfort along with the best in BMW on-road safety. EDC reduces...
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Is your oil change on a 2012 BMW X5 35d Diesel includes tapping off DEF
Hi There, I would recommend checking with our customer service department to confirm this, however it should be included in the oil change service as a precaution in checking all fluids.
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I have a 2006 BMW X5. my brakes just started grinding. Do I need to get them done now or can I wait for a few days
Hello, thank you for writing in. It is difficult to say how bad the issue is without doing further inspections on the brake system. The grinding may be coming from something stuck in the brakes (between the caliper and the...
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Hello Peter..I've got a problem with my BMW X5 that it needs to be fixed.I hear like beeping sounds coming out from under the hood
Hi there. It depends on when the noise occurs and whether it increases in speed as the engine accelerates as to what might be causing these issues and the repairs needed to be completed. In most cases, a continual noise...
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Can I add oil that is not the right brand but is still 5W-30 synthetic instead of Mobil 1 0W-40 or Valvoline 5W-30?
Hi there. Sure, you should be more than fine to add a different brand oil to top off your levels; especially if you're having the oil and filter replaced tomorrow.
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Hi BMW Expert, I have a 2001 BMW X5 3.0l 175K miles, runs strong and drives well. There seems to be an electrical issue, maybe K-
Hi there. On many BMW's there is an accessory relay whose job is to relay power from the alternator to accessory items as you've described. However, there are also independent relays and fuses that power these components also that could...
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Hard starting, 3-5 secs, when warm; CCV system, plugs, coils, air temp sensor changed. Runs OK
At 200,000 miles, it really could be just about anything. You've made a few good calls, but I would probably have done the smoke test first. Air leaks in the intake system are probably the most common cause of problems...
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Evap system
Hi There, It sounds like this may be related to your evaporative emissions system malfunctioning rather than an ignition coil failing. Your car has a small purge valve with a purge solenoid in the Evaporative Emissions system that controls the...
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Cam shaft retard error?
There are some published BMW Technical Service Bulletins that do implicate variable valve timing system malfunctions in your model year. Although VANOS failures can be accompanied by noise, squealing is not the most oft reported noise. A "marbles in tin...
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Hi Richard, I would like to check with you how much the labor would cost for changing 05 BMW X5 engine? Thanks.
The remove and replace labor time depends on the sub-model. The range is roughly 20 to 30 hours. As far as the parts cost, that depends on whether you want a brand new engine, a rebuilt engine, a used engine,...
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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 need a mechanic that can service my 2011 x5 anywhere in new
Hi there. We have multiple mobile mechanics that are qualified to complete more than 500 auto services at your location in New Jersey. Simply click this link to review our list of services and enter your information when you book...
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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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Body shop replaced the radiator hose but not the clearly bent clamps. Is this standard or subpar?
Hello. Yes, if there were bent clamps then that should have been repaired also. If they did not and that caused damage to the engine then they will be responsible for it. I would get the insurance company involved over...
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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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Used x5 2010 x5 35d common problems ?
Hello, thank you for writing in. Our technicians are mobile, and they come to you. This is one way that we save overheads costs and pass that savings into you! Secondly, always get a pre-purchase inspection done by a qualified...
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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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