Valve cover gasket leaks are common after 60,000 miles. Symptoms will include oil drips under the vehicle and burning oil smell from the engine compartment.
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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.
An engine coolant leak may develop from the expansion tank resulting in engine overheating. When a cooling system component fails the entire cooling system should be inspected. It is not uncommon to find additional component have failed or are leaking.
Overheating can cause severe engine damage. If the engine begins to overheat it is recommended to stop at the first available location and have your vehicle towed to a rep...
1998 BMW Z3 Questions and Answers
Does every Z3 have 4 wheel alignment? Every since I had a tire alignment the back tires wear exceeding fast on the insides. I took it back and was told that the alignment was minimal on the rear a...
i fail inspection for la for not ready needs drive cycle
Cooling fan does not activate even when temp gauge shows it is overheating. Sensor and thermostat have been changed as well as water pump, radiator and timing belt
After replacing a bulb behind the heating dash I had a short circuit and ended up without any dash lights.
Checked all fuses (fuse box under the bonnet) and they are all ok!!!!! To make sure even ...