2008 BMW 335xi Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 BMW 335xi
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2008 BMW 335xi ProblemsHigh Pressure Fuel Pump
The Check Engine Light may illuminate and/or a lack of power may be noted due to a failed high pressure fuel pump. BMW has released a service bulletin regarding this matter, the suggested repair is to replace the failed high pressure pump.
Aluminum cylinder head bolts may break, most commonly in the front part of the engine. Our technicians tell us revised cylinder head bolts are available which should correct this concern.
One vehicles equipped with power folding mirrors, the mirror may fold out past the standard position. Our technicians tell us that if this occurs a special procedure must be followed to relearn the correct mirror home position.
2008 BMW 335xi Questionshow do i improve my radio reception (2 answers)
Run flats give a harsh ride, cost 50% more than regular tires,and wear out quickly. Hitting a pot hole or bump results in an excessive jolt that can knock drinks out of the dash mounted cup holders. What effect,if any,will going to regular tires have on tire pressure monitors and handling charact...
when i turn car off then restart the car the problem is gone for a short period of time but later returns. I also noticed that a flap inside the tail pipe on drivers side is closed preventing fumes from escaping. when this flap is open the car seems to be ok. I have read a lot about emission pro...
2008 BMW 335xi RecallsDriver's Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures And Sprays Metal Fragments
The driver's frontal air bag inflator may deploy the air bag with excessive pressure, resulting in the inflator rupturing and causing metal debris to be sprayed onto vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag free of charge to resolve the concern.
An incorrect crimp connector may have been installed on the side air bag and belt tensioner wiring. There may be insufficient contact in the wiring, creating high resistance. This condition may cause the side air bag and/or safety belt tensioner not to deploy if needed in a crash, which increases the risk of injury. Dealers will repair the vehicles free of charge. The recall began September 16, 2009.