2004 BMW 325i Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 BMW 325i
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2004 BMW 325i ProblemsClunk or Jolt Felt in Steering Due to Worn Bushings in Front Suspension
Failure of the front control arm bracket bushings—often referred to as thrust rod bushings—is moderately common. One symptom is a clunk or jolt felt in the steering when braking.
Unable to keep gas pressure in gas tank caused by fuel filler neck won't seal.
A side door window regulator may fail causing the window to stop working, in some eases falling into the door. Replacement of the failed regulator will be required to correct this concern.
2004 BMW 325i QuestionsHow would I be able to open the trunk without the key or remote? (1 answer)
The battery in my car is dead. It's been sitting for 2 years now and I don't have the key with remote on key. The key that I do have opens the doors buy not the trunk.
when I bought it I was told it idles rough when it got hot and it was because of the intake hose is this correct. When its not hot it does not make the knocking sound at all.
2004 BMW 325i RecallsDriver's Front Air Bag Defective
In a crash that deploys the driver's front air bag, the inflator of the air bag can rupture, causing metal debris to strike vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the front driver's air bag module free of charge to correct the concern.
Upon deployment the passenger airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. BMW dealers will replace the affected airbag inflator modules to correct this concern.
This limited regional recall is for vehicles currently registered or first sold in Florida, Puerto Rico, Hawaii and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and equipped with Takata-brand air bag inflators. Upon deployment the driver and/or passenger airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. BMW dealers will replace the affected airbag inflator modules to correct this concern.