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service engine soon light


September 8, 2017, 5:18 pm

new to BMW 323i, and first time joining group. had service engine soon light, come on and car was running not well at idle . went to autozone and borrowed code reader, error was #3 cylinder missin... Read more »

BMW Z3 Mud Flap Splash Guard (need help finding replacement part)


August 27, 2017, 2:35 pm

Hello everyone, I recently had a breakdown that caused the front passenger splash guard t o go flying off the car... I have tried looking up the part on a number of sites but cannot see to find... Read more »

How to choose the best balanced tire when selecting by red & yellow dot...


April 11, 2017, 10:37 pm

Given that you can have manufacturers' red and yellow match mounting balancing dots can occur at any location on the tire sidewall, which, theoretically, is the most balanced tire (out of the box) ... Read more »

Brake pads on BMW


March 22, 2017, 11:25 am

I have a 2012 BMW 3 series. I recently had two tyres replaced in a tyre and exhaust centre, and the man told me that both my front and rear brakes were worn and should be replaced within weeks. ... Read more »

The BMW X6 CONQUERED the mountains of ROMANIA


March 16, 2017, 2:25 pm

> Well all you BMW X6 owners can rest easier knowing that in a pinch - your X6 can conquer mountains.... especially if they are in Romania > > From BMW > > > > > > Bucharest/ Munich. T... Read more »

Driver/team allocations for the Nürburgring 24 Hours announced


March 16, 2017, 2:25 pm

> From BMW > > > > BMW Motorsport will take a large, top-class contingent to the Nürburgring (GER) for the 24-hour race on 27th and 28th May. Following the announcement of the drivers and te... Read more »

BMW Team RLL returns to GTLM action in Sebring


March 15, 2017, 9:32 pm

> From BMW > > > > Munich. The 65th Twelve Hours of Sebring will see a determined BMW Team RLL continue to work to increase the competitiveness of the BMW M6 GTLM racing car. Now in its secon... Read more »

BMW Service in Greater Seattle area?


December 25, 2016, 3:29 am

Does anyone have experience with a BMW service mechanic that they would recommend in the North Seattle/Shoreline/Lynnwood/Edmonds area? Read more »

humming noise/ hard steering. rear left wheel well started in part standin...


December 3, 2016, 8:05 am

2001 740il humming noise rear left wheel well car is started in part standing still Read more »

ebuilt rear hydraulic struts and valves for a 1993 BMW 740 iL.


November 28, 2016, 2:59 am

I am looking used or rebuilt rear hydraulic struts and valves for a 1993 BMW 740 iL. Mitch Brown mitchbrown65@gmail.com Read more »

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Rough idle on '90 BMW 735il

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I have a 1990 BMW 735il, and it has recently developed a rough idle problem. If the car is cold it will idle just fine - for a minute or two. Then the idle will become very rough, requiring me to giv... Read more »

Lost reverse in 1993 BMW 740iL

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Lost reverse in 1993 BMW 740iL How big of a problem could this be? How much work would it take to fix it myself? How much would it cost? How do I troubleshoot the problem? Thanks! Read more »

318ti won't turn off

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Hi, I don't know if this has happened to anyone else but I need suggestions as to what it may be. I started my 318ti and drove it a short way but when I went to turn it off the key turned off and cam... Read more »

E21 fuse keeps blowing

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Hi all, The fuse that the gas gauge, coolant gauge and back-up lights on my 1981 320is keeps blowing for some reason. It's either fuse #8 or #10, I can't remember. I can't figure out why the fuse k... Read more »

Z3 sputtering upon engine warning light activation

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Yesterday when starting up my 2000 Z3 (3 hours since last running) The check engine light, the EML light (electronic engine output), and the ASC+T light remained illuminated and the engine began runn... Read more »

735i '88 Oil Pressure Sensor

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I have a 1988 735i with 125,000 miles and the oil pressure sensor message came on a few weeks ago after the first below freezing night. The mechanic changed the sensor and checked the car out and eve... Read more »

E46 loose steering column?

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Hi everyone. I've seen numerous posts on this topic but nothing that answers my question. On my e46 320 coupe - on rough ground I get a knocking through the steering column. Also, if I open the bonne... Read more »

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Hi all. It pains me to report that Im having no luck with my car (1989 535i). It seems that when I try to shift into reverse or drive, etc. nothing happens. Nada. The car turns on fine and is otherw... Read more »

e38 - Engine tick / tappet problem??

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Hi I have a 2000 740. I have owned 2 previous 740s, and a 745Li. None of my previous cars have had this behaviour that my latest 740 has developed. At idle the car seems to 'tap / tick'. This is not... Read more »

BMW 740i Auto transmission problem

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Hugh: thank you so much for your reply!!! Let me be more specific: my 1998 740i is an automatic transmission and after I shift from park into Drive and press the accelerator, the car slowly starts ... Read more »

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