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Alarm

Just bought a car and the alarm seems to go off(just warning beeps) for no aparent reason. I have checked the windows a...

2004 BMW 3 Series 320cd M Sport
Posted: Feb 7, 2010
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320d BMW Coupe headlamp washer

Folks, during the recent poor weather the headlamp washer on the offside of my coupe froze and when trying to operate ...

2008 BMW 3 Series 320D Coupe
Posted: Jan 31, 2010
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Hood catch

release cable come loos unable to open hood

1998 BMW 3 Series 1.6 compact
Posted: Jan 22, 2010
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No spark

car turns over but fails to spark on any of the coil packs?

1994 BMW 3 Series 320i
Posted: Jan 19, 2010
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Turns over very fast and wont start

when i got it was running but oil light kept comin on n power loss n now it wont start n turns over very fast with 1 or ...

2000 BMW 3 Series 325i auto
Posted: Dec 20, 2009
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Wont start

going along the m8 the car just lost power and stopped now it wont start engine turns over

1995 BMW 3 Series 318ti
Posted: Dec 20, 2009
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Engine just stops - no noise

Hi, Was driving down the M4 when the engine completely lost power. There was no noise, no reving or clunking. The light...

2004 BMW 3 Series 320d
Posted: Dec 9, 2009
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Engine will not turn over

I have had until recently a very reliable 3 series. Out of the blue yesterday when trying to start the car, i turn the k...

1999 BMW 3 Series 328 CI manual
Posted: Nov 29, 2009
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Leak in boot when raining pretty bad

i have a lot of water in my boot when it has been raining it seems to be coming from the shelf where the roof folds in.h...

2002 BMW 3 Series 325ci sport convertable
Posted: Nov 25, 2009
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Staring

when starting the engine it only fires up on 3 cylinders,after a short while the 4th kicks in,being useless as a mechani...

1998 BMW 3 Series 318ise touring
Posted: Nov 22, 2009
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Remote central locking and climate control not working!

My central locking key fob does not work, but the key works fine. It worked absolutley fine and then one day just nothin...

2002 BMW 3 Series 1.8i manual 4 door
Posted: Nov 13, 2009
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Alternator not charging battery

Approximately 2 weeks ago I purchased a new battery as I had to put my old one on charge in order to get my car started ...

1996 BMW 3 Series 1.8ise
Posted: Nov 12, 2009
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Heating / Aircon

my blowers on my car have stopped... when i go to clear the windscreen i can only feel slight heat coming out and also t...

2002 BMW 3 Series 318 CI
Posted: Nov 12, 2009
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Airbag warning light

airbag warning light staying on permanently was like this when i bought car .looks as if new steering wheel has been fit...

1995 BMW 3 Series 1.8s coupe
Posted: Oct 13, 2009
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Central locking bounces when trying to lock with key and remote inop

hi the bmw318 will not lock! every time i try to lock it, the locking bounces back up! the remote has also stopped wo...

2001 BMW 3 Series 318
Posted: Oct 13, 2009
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Diff has gone-should this happen on a car of this age?

started 2 weeks ago with a humming noise. it quickly progressed to a "clonking noise" mainly on nsr. cant see how it cou...

2005 BMW 3 Series 318 m spec convertible
Posted: Oct 13, 2009
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Engine cuts out now i fitted a k&n filter

hi.i fitted a k&n filter to my car.turned the car on it chugged for a few seconds then cut out.got it to stay on and wen...

1998 BMW 3 Series 1.6i compact
Posted: Oct 10, 2009
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Wobble on steering wheel

the 4 wheels have been balanced and replaced front wisbone bushes and had mechanic check the rear bushes and said it w...

1999 BMW 3 Series 328i convertible
Posted: Sep 29, 2009
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Steering shake at 40mph

when i get to about 40mph the steering has a wobble but then dissapears at about 50mph .please help

1994 BMW 3 Series coupe
Posted: Sep 25, 2009
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