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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 BMW X5
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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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My car will not start - 2008 BMW X5
Hello there, many faults will cause your 2008 BMW X5 to not start. Since you’ve recently replaced the battery, a few possible causes would include the starter, battery cables, battery terminals, ignition switch, or a wiring harness fault. To have...
Car won't start
Hello. This can be caused by a number of things. If the engine is not cranking then you may have a key issue or more commonly a failure in the electronic ignition switch. Also, the battery should be load tested...
Could tell me where telescopic steering fuse is located on 2002 BMW X5 E53. My telescopic steering is not working at all. Thank yo
On the BMW X5, the telescopic steering and the driver's side memory seat have the same controls. The fuse box is located behind the glove box. Check fuse numbers 26 and 32 which control both of these. If either of...
Lost of power
Hello. From what you describe it would appear that your vehicle may be experiencing more than one issue, possibly mechanical. Loss of power and fuel efficiency can be caused by many things. A few common causes are issues with the...
Cat below bank threshold bank2
Hi, thanks for writing in. If you are experiencing a code related to catalytic converter failure I would recommend having your catalytic converter inspected by a local exhaust professional. Once you have determined if your catalytic converter is failing, I...
What is left upper strut bushing support
If you are referring to the strut mount or mount bushing, the job can be done but should be tackled by an experienced technician as the wrong move can cause serious injury or damage to personal property. The suspension strut...
What causes an integrated supply module to burn out?
Congratulations - you have gotten 190K out of your module! This module is mounted under the passenger side cabin filter in the engine compartment - a very hot place to exist. The most common failure source on these modules is...
The misfire and shaking at idle could be one in the same problem or two unrelated problems. The misfire could be a bad crankshaft position sensor or camshaft position sensor. Both of these monitor the speeds of the crank and...
"Charge Malfunction"
It sounds like there is a problem with the drive belt. It drives the alternator, water pump, and power steering pump. The belt may have broke, or some fluid leaked onto it causing it to slip. If the belt broke,...
A light came on. Thought it was a head gasket, got it fixed but it broke again got gas convertion what you think wrong and how muc
There are many reasons a Check Engine Light may come on. If the head gasket were the problem, it would likely cause the car to overheat and potentially not start. I would suggest checking the oil to see if you...
problem starting engine
Hello there, thank you for asking about your 2011 BMW X5. This may be a variety of potential issues but most likely related to a fuel delivery problem. Try checking idle air control module which regulates the air flow intake...
Front diff ratios
Hello. If you are going to change the ratio, it needs to be done in the rear also. You cannot have different gear ratios in the front and the rear as that would cause the transfer case to fail. These...
I need the name of the part that connects my driveshaft to my transfer case.
Hi there, thanks for your question. The part your are looking for is called the slip joint yolk. Best of luck!
Engine Fail Safe Program
Hi there. There are a few possible issues that can cause this. The most common cause is low voltage in the electrical system. This is due to a failing alternator or a failing battery. It can also be caused by...
Estimate what will cost to own a 2010 bmw x5 mileage 80000 for a year
The cost of ownership for this vehicle will vary greatly depending on if major work is needed. Brakes, tires, or any other large cost maintenances may be necessary in the near future. Most vehicles maintenance costs will be less than...
Would you advise purchasing this vehicle used? What have you seen as the major (most expensive) repairs?
Hi there, thanks for writing in. While it's hard to recommend which car to buy without inspecting it, what I can recommend is that you have a pre-purchase inspection performed on the exact vehicle that you are looking to purchase,...
If MAF is broken will service engine light come on? And is this my problem?
Hi, thanks for writing in. If the MAF is faulty, this will certainly cause the check engine light to come on and it can also cause lean running conditions. If you explained exactly that to the technician you are choosing...
Misfire on cylinder 8
Misfires are caused by lack of fuel or the ignition system isn't providing the needed spark. At least these are the most common single cylinder failures. It is possible, all be it remotely, that you have a compression problem, but...
Will not start, clicking noise
A starter like any other mechanical and electrical part is subject to failing sometimes for no apparent reason. However, sometimes this is misdiagnosed as well and often times mistaken for something much more simple like a fuse or starter relay....
Can gasket cover leak. Can this make the car struggle or jump/ jerk when driving?
Hello. Yes, if the valve cover gasket is leaking, oil can leak down into the recesses where the spark plugs live, soak the rubber boots from the coil, and cause the plugs to misfire. If severe, considerable misfiring and stalling...

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