Showing articles & questions for topic
X6

Related articles

A Buyer’s Guide to the 2011 BMW X6 ActiveHybrid
This “Sports Activity Vehicle” – a moniker bestowed by its maker – is one of those few cars that toes the line between SUV, hatchback sedan, and a just plain quirky car....
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 BMW X6
The X6 is a study in identity crises. While the sleek fastback styling and cozy interior suggest a sporty coupe, the hatchback and SUV platform speak to a weak attempt at imitating a...

Related questions

Question
Electronic gear box system issues
Hello. It sounds like there is an electrical problem with the gearbox or internal components of the gear box. This is a dangerous problem, and until it is repaired, it is unsafe to drive your vehicle. For this type of...
Question
Car odor, coolant leaks, and low oil light on - 2010 BMW X6
Hello. It sounds like there is still some coolant leaking, and it may be leaking on the exhaust. The low oil light may be on because it is time for an oil change or because there is also an oil...
Question
Car stalled at 70 mph, SOS warning on
Hello. The purpose of the SOS button is to enable you to call BMW when there is a problem with the car or in the event of an emergency. It sounds like there is a problem with the transmission and...
Question
Loss of control over vehicle on a bumpy road
Hello. There are several things that could be causing this problem. The struts of the SUV could be weak or bad causing unstableness. The upper and lower control arms, ball joints, inner and outer tie rods may be worn out...
Question
Is there a recall for the hybrid battery? 2010 BMW X6
Hi, thanks for writing in. I checked our aftermarket system and it does not list any recalls for the Hybrid system, but you should contact a local dealer to have them check to see if there is recalls that is...
Question
Engine oill dropping
There are several reasons for an engine oil level to read low between oil changes. It is common for an engine to consume a given amount of oil, and all manufacturers have a tolerance for what they consider normal consumption....
Question
My BMW X6 fuel range display just stoped working, it went from 78 mls to ---- so now i don't know the level of fuel remaining on m
Hello: In most cases this issue is caused by one of two things. First, it could be due to a bad EVAP solenoid or other EVAP system component near the fuel tank that is causing a disruption of fuel capacity...
Question
I just a BMW X6 and I want to know the ideal grade of gas I use in the car
Use at least 91 Octane fuel, commonly known as premium. Modern vehicles have knock sensors so you might be able to use as low as 89 octane but 91 octane is preferred. If you have further questions or concerns, do...
Question
HI, I have a BMW X6 2012. Everything works fine except that my phone doesn't detect the bluetooth and the usb port in arm rest is
Hello, thank you for writing in. Your are dealing with two separate issues. The USB port may need to be replaced, as they are prone to failure, but make sure you check the fuse first. It should be located in...
Question
Hi
If you have a question then you need to ask with as much detail as possible so we can help answer your problem.
Question
IM intererested in a 2011 BMW X6 - it has over 100k miles. going for 22k. Is the maintenance high as I hear on these cars?
Hi there. In short - yes; maintenance costs on BMW's are above average. With 100,000 miles on the vehicle, it's likely that you'll have to budget for possible major repairs in suspension, transmission and oil seals and gaskets that tend...
Question
Should I buy a x6 or is it a money pit?
Hi there. Just like any other vehicle, depending on how well the vehicle was maintained will depend on whether or not you're buying an investment of a money pit. Without knowing this data, it's really hard for us to give...
Question
How much is it for a oil change on a BMW X6 hybrid 2010
Hi, I will be glad to help you with this. You can obtain the written quote that you desire, and schedule the oil/filter change to suit your needs, by simply visiting YourMechanic’s oil/filter change service page. Once on that page,...
Question
Rattling sound from engine when AC unit is turned on
It sounds like you may have a faulty AC Compressor or potentially a leak in the AC lines somewhere. Car air conditioners work on a simple principle of heat transfer, relying on the fact that heat will always transfer from...
Question
I got a diagnosis for a 2012 X6 saying the combustion misfires due to faulty ignition coil and I've gotten a recommendation to rep
Hello, and thank you for writing in. Getting a second opinion is always a good idea. Replacing the spark plugs is a very necessary part of maintenance that is often overlooked. It is never a bad idea to replace your...

Need a mechanic?

Our certified mobile mechanics make house calls in over 700 U.S. cities. Fast, free online quotes for your car repair.

Get a quote

Post a question and get free advice from our certified mechanics.


Ask a question