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during opperation interior lighting and tilt steering activate on their own. like it is possessed
Any idea where the water is going?
Research has indicated this is common problem and is solved by rerouting drain line. How hard is this to do and what routing is recommended? DIY selfer task?
Have ongoing issue w rear/brake light warnings even thou bulbs replaced. Bulbs not suspected. Am I right to suspect bad fixture holding bulb and /or assembly holding all 5 rear bulbs. Been a constant problem for several years.
I just bought the car it has been smocked in and I am cleaning the car to get rid of the smock but need to change the cabin air filters.
are there any resistor or something i need to check check fuses
only hear noise when i crank car
Have replaced the brake light switch
since tuning runs great but gas mileage horrible any ideas?
car has 110,000 miles well kept had new plugs gaskets filters and oil change
i have the engine light on...service engine soon
How do you clean it
I have a 93 740i that I got from a little old man and woman. They serviced the car exactly on time and by bmw service e center. Only 134,000 miles on it. But it seems that the transmission takes off sluggish. When I attempt to put it in economy mode. - the display just flashes back and forth from winter to economy. Am I engaging it wrong or could some one tell me if this a computer reset issue..???? Thanks for any input.
sometimes i drive and the car is fine and other times i get in and my 1998 bmw 740i brakes lock up and my abs light comes on as well as the traction control light. any suggestions?
Is there a test to determine the single faulty part and not start replacing parts till the high NO in the exhaust is within limits
BMW 740i 1994
Stock wheels, tires are 225 55 R16 95H. Problem found when rotating tires. I haven't been able to find an answer. If it's a tire size, what is the correct size? No record of an accedent.
does the same thiung,what can be problem
Took my 01 BMW 740i for smog check. Diagnostics listed about six codes, all sensors. Was told car had a misfire?? The car turns on, but it stales like its runing out if power gas and then all of a sudden takes off as I'm trying to push more gas like a bat out of hell!! Wen its jst parked it kinda shakes a little.when I have extra cash I fill up the tank and it'll drive fine.... Gas is low so ill fill it up again n it'll start acting up again for a few weeks. its a demon car!! I only had money to replace the camshaft sensor n that helped for awhile..now car recently made a loud hissing noise n stopped stalling but water is leaking or sumtin cause its overheating quickly. Goes thru coolant like crazy! Please tell me way could b the problem so I can figure out how much ill have to invest in it before I can get rid of it.
Is it a seperate part that you have buy 2 of the or 4?
Got in on passanger side of but it would not crank up.
Got in on passanger side but car would not start/ What do I need to do?
Also would like to know if there is any harm in running some type of fuel additive to help clean the fuel injectors and will this work?
Mostly heoise when going over speed bumps and or pot-holes. Would like to know what needs to be replaced?
there is a leak in the tank beside the radiator i need to know how to remove it, can i remove it
The soft close system for the trunk has stopped working. The switch located inside the car will not work, nor will the button on the key. Any help would be appreciated.
The trunk soft close system and the electrical switches to open it have stopped working. Where is the fuse for this located and what is it called on the fuse box? Thanks for your help.
The soft close feature stopped working. The trunk will close manually, but not with the soft close. The inside switch to open the trunk will not work to open the trunk , nor will the button on the key. The dash display says the trunk lid is open, when it is mechanically closed and locked. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
If not what will i have to change in order for it to work
I own a 1997 BMW 740i and I took my car to the shop to get only the front drivers side wheel fixed because it wobbles shakes when I get to about 45 mph. They wanted to charge me $1,600.00 to align the front end suspension. I told them that I was on SSI a fixed income and I can only pay for one side at a time. I told them that the passenger front side does not wobble and it did not need fixing, I don`t understand why would they want to fix something that don`t need fixing? What they worked on was they removed and replaced the center link. Removed and replaced right front outer tie rod end for $826.75. And they would charge me $1,426.80 just for fixing the front passenger side. What I don`t understand is why would they removed and replaced the center link and removed and replaced the right front outer tie rod end, and not remove and replace the right/front lower control arm and not remove and replace the right/front radius lower arm, and they expected that my wheel would not wobble, it wobbled worse after completing that half ass job. I would be very thankful if you could give me an estimate to repair only the front driver’s side wheel alignment. And is it fair to only remove and replace the center link and removed and replaced the right front outer tie rod end without removing and replacing the right/front lower control arm and not removing and replacing the right/front radius lower arm. Should all these parts be replaced together and not just the two parts they replaced?? If you have any information on the law of a shops standard the way alignments are supposed to follow. I would be much appreciated if you could send me any information pertaining alignments.