BMW X3 xDrive Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your BMW X3 xDrive
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BMW X3 xDrive QuestionsSignal error torque from engine management (1 answer)
Trunk decal has a metal casing making it hard to take off??
The BMW dealership diagnosed it and is asking for ~$2000 to replace the pump and thermostat. Another repair shop quoted $1300 for the same set of repairs. Is it worth to take the risk, and drive my car 30 mins from the dealership to the other repair shop?...I am afraid, I will end up damaging m...
BMW X3 xDrive 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 improper driver's side exterior rear view mirror may be equipped with the vehicle, magnifying to show objects closer than they appear to be. Dealers will replace the driver's side exterior rear view mirror free of charge to resolve the concern.
These vehicles use a vacuum pump to supply power assist to the braking system. Due to insufficient lubrication this vacuum pump may fail. Failure of the brake vacuum pump would result in a reduction in braking power that could increase the risk of a crash. In order to correct this concern, dealers will install a locking ring in the camshaft to retain the camshaft seal disk in the proper location. This will ensure proper oiling of the vacuum pump. Note: This recall is an expansion of an earlier recall.