1997 BMW 740i Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 BMW 740i
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1997 BMW 740i ProblemsMultiple Power Steering Hoses May Simultaneously Fail
A fluid leak may develop from one or more power steering hose. When a leak is being repaired, it is not uncommon for multiple hoses to be replaced.
The rear lower ball joints may wear causing alignment and tire wear issues as a result of the excessive play in these joints. Our technicians tell us a 4wheel alignment should be performed after ball joint replacement.
Leaks are known to develop in the cooling system. It is common to see more than one part recommended for repair/replacement due to overlapping labor and the use of many plastic parts in the system.
1997 BMW 740i QuestionsHow much should it cost me to have the Throttle Position Sensor Installed (1 answer)
My car is only going about 5 miles an hour when i push the pedal to the floor.
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