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Electrics/ignition ?

I have just purchased BMW 328i 1995, well cared for 2 owner car.first chance to give a reasonable drive today and have h...

1995 BMW 3 Series 328i
Posted: Apr 27, 2009
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Starting

I have an irratic problem when trying to start the car. Most times it starts first time and runs no problem at all. Othe...

1997 BMW 3 Series 1.8 SE manual
Posted: Apr 25, 2009
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Right side indicator not working at all thank's

1993 BMW 3 Series 325i auto softtop
Posted: Apr 17, 2009
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Cannot remove rear seat

cannot get rear seat out dogs have eaten seat belts car has popup rollbars also need a righthandside drive cable fof r...

1997 BMW 3 Series convertable
Posted: Apr 16, 2009
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Power hood not working

bmw had flat battery put on new battery and used for 3 months roof will not go down even led light inside car will not s...

2000 BMW 3 Series 318i convertible
Posted: Apr 12, 2009
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Loss of power, rev counter and battery

Hi all, any help and advice is most welcome. First of all on several occassions iv lost power with a horrible crunching/...

2002 BMW 3 Series 318i
Posted: Feb 27, 2009
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Overheating and only blowing cold air

car overheats after running for about a hour it goes in the red an blows cold air only an when i put it on blowing air o...

1996 BMW 3 Series 1.8i se manual
Posted: Feb 23, 2009
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Temperture gauge going into the red, and blowing cold air

after about half an hour of driving, the temperture gauge goes from half to almost in the red then back down, then keeps...

1995 BMW 3 Series 1.6 i compact
Posted: Feb 17, 2009
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Revs constantly peak and troff

Ok, been having this problem on and off for a few days. When starting my car the revs, which should usually sit just...

2003 BMW 3 Series 318 ci
Posted: Jan 22, 2009
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Heater blowing cold and temperature gauge rising

The heating has been blowing cold and the engine temperature gauge has been rising into the red. When driving the temp....

1998 BMW 3 Series
Posted: Jan 3, 2009
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Overheating with cold air from hot heater

its do about 50k, recently the car blow out cold air with the heater on full hot , then the temp gauge went to the end o...

1997 BMW 3 Series 316i 1.6i compact
Posted: Dec 28, 2008
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Dash electrics

eeas30 dash fault. fog lamp illumination stays on when switch is off and vice versa. switch and wiring not at fault any ...

1989 BMW 3 Series 318i
Posted: Dec 5, 2008
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Car chugging - no power while driving

Hi All new to this site, so appreciate any help I can get. Have a '99 BMW 323 coupe - about 120,000 miles on the ...

1999 BMW 3 Series 323 Ci
Posted: Oct 28, 2008
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Overheating

hi all my bm has started overheating,ive changed the warter pump and the viscouse fan and ive taken the thermostat out,i...

1996 BMW 3 Series 1.6ise
Posted: Aug 26, 2008
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Smell of burning

hi there. noticed a recent problem with this car every time im driving it now i get this smell of burning it's not comin...

2004 BMW 3 Series 1.8 man
Posted: Aug 25, 2008
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Oil smell when heater on

i recently had the car serviced and when it came back everytime i put the heater on i could smell oil. i am sure it had...

2004 BMW 3 Series 1.8
Posted: Aug 17, 2008
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Engine rev range

when i first start the car and for the first ten minutes of driving i have full rev range. then for no reason at at 4000...

2003 BMW 3 Series m3 3.2
Posted: Jul 10, 2008
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Engine

After using the car there is a loud ticking noise coming from the engine. I had this problem before on my old car & it w...

1997 BMW 3 Series 2.5i mtech
Posted: Jun 29, 2008
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Noisy exhaust

when i have stopped driving my exhaust sounds a kind of crackling sound and very tinny which is all i can describe it. s...

2001 BMW 3 Series 330i
Posted: Jun 25, 2008
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Noisy exhaust

when i have stopped driving the exhaust makes a sound which i can only describe as a tinny sound is this normal or is th...

2001 BMW 3 Series 330i
Posted: Jun 19, 2008
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