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Q: My BMW is overheating

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The car is overheating.

A: Hello! I am sorry to hear about your car’s ...

Hello! I am sorry to hear about your car’s overheating issue. Unfortunately, without more specific information I cannot suggest a course of action. There are a multitude of causes for a car to overheat, and I recommend having the issue diagnosed by any qualified technician, such as one of our YourMechanic team members.

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