BMW

BMW questions? Ask a BMW repair Expert for answers.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related BMW Questions
I need help to try and figure out what's going on with an x1
Hi, I need help to try and figure out what's going on with an x1 from 2013 Im working on at work. N20 motorBought at auction with over 200k km Had broken timing chain and guides all over Nothing was s… read more
BMWMatt
BMWMatt
Automotive Technician
automotive tech school
154 satisfied customers
ATTENTION TO!, I have a code that i need to win over on the
ATTENTION TO DANIEL! Hello Daniel, I have a code that i need to win over on the 2012 X5 diesel. It's 4B81. It pops up about 30 seconds after the car RPM stays over 2,000 rpm even on idle. If you keep … read more
Daniel
Daniel
BMW Diagnostician
Automotive Diagnostician
1,877 satisfied customers
On the N47 engine (N47D20C) (N47T) 2013, are the timing
On the N47 engine (N47D20C) (N47T) 2013, are the timing chain tensioners reliant upon oil pressure during engine running and when engine is under load, in order to apply correct and sufficient tension… read more
Daniel
Daniel
BMW Diagnostician
Automotive Diagnostician
1,877 satisfied customers
What kind of transmission or engine can i buy to replace a
What kind of transmission or engine can i buy to replace a 2011 BMW 550I transmission. Can i get it from other BMW transmission? Im asking because im trying to buy it on EBay.… read more
VWDoc
VWDoc
Owner
Bachelor's Degree
7,206 satisfied customers
I have a 1997 bmw 328is (m52b28) engine with a head gasket.
I have a 1997 bmw 328is (m52b28) engine with a blown head gasket. And I want to swap it with a m52b28 engine from a 1997 bmw 528i. What parts have to switched from the 328i engine into the 528i to mak… read more
Daniel
Daniel
BMW Diagnostician
Automotive Diagnostician
1,877 satisfied customers
2008 BMW X5 4.8i. Replaced both upper time case cover
2008 BMW X5 4.8i. Replaced both upper time case cover gaskets, oil cooler gasket, and valve cover gaskets. Car ran fine for one day, now its not idling, and showing 4 codes, P0022 A camshaft position … read more
Roger
Roger
BMW Master Tech
Bmw STEP Training
5,951 satisfied customers
can i get a three litter turbodiesel out of 335d car program
can i get a three litter turbodiesel out of 335d car program to use in small motorhome to replace a 524 bmw diesel… read more
VWDoc
VWDoc
Owner
Bachelor's Degree
7,206 satisfied customers
2004 X5: cylinder..rebuilt engine..used engine with similar mileage
I have a 2004 X5 with a scrored #8 cylinder. I have checked the price of a rebuilt engine and it is more costly than the value of the car, so I am looking for a used engine with similar mileage. The e… read more
Steve
Steve
Master's Degree
26,980 satisfied customers
BMW 323i: I have 2000 BMW 323i and need to remove the heads,
I have 2000 BMW 323i and need to remove the heads, Can you send me a diagram and instructions on this?… read more
Kenny
Kenny
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,120 satisfied customers
1998 BMW: V8:Huge blue cloud from exhaust on start..idling..seals
1998 BMW E31 M62 4.4 V8: Huge blue cloud from exhaust on start-up and flow of smoke remains constant, although to a lesser extent when idling. Engine has been completely re-built 18 months ago, new pi… read more
Steve
Steve
Master's Degree
26,980 satisfied customers
528I: a BMW tool for holding the torque converter..reverse..radiator
Hi, When removing the auto transmission from a E39 528I the manual mentions a BMW tool for holding the torque converter in place. Since the intention is to remove the engine from the transmission rath… read more
Thebmwbum
Thebmwbum
BMW Foreman
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
714 satisfied customers
BMW: 320d, 2003 Facelift..Turbo blown about 18 months ago...synthetic
Dear BMW Mechanic/s - I have a 320d, 2003 Facelift. Turbo blown about 18 months ago. Before and since always used a lot of oil (fully synthetic). I've been told now that the rings on cylinder 1 has go… read more
BMW Pro.
BMW Pro.
BMW Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
778 satisfied customers
2001 330ci: w/Sunroof..drives fine..exhaust comes..interior of the car
Hello - I have a 2001 330ci BMW w/Sunroof. It drives fine for about 45min, then exhaust comes through the vents into the interior of the car and also comes out of both sides of the front of the car. T… read more
GEORGEBMW1
GEORGEBMW1
Auto Repair Shop Owner
Virgina Automotive Technical Instit
61 satisfied customers
An oil leak then 6 quaarts leaked out in 15 minutes..tight
never had an oil leak then 6 quaarts leaked out in 15 minutes while driving. oil plug was tight. no work had been done on the car recently. front of engine is dry. no oil splattered on fire wall or in… read more
Roger
Roger
BMW Master Tech
Bmw STEP Training
5,951 satisfied customers
318is: pipe..the bottom of the throtle body to the injector rail it
hi i have a 318is with a hunting problem i was told it was the lambda senser i have changed this and it continues to hunt ihave checked for any air leaks and as far as i know does not have any when i … read more
Amedee
Amedee
Automotive Consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
23,859 satisfied customers
While changing 2002 325i E46 M54 valve cover gasket, I noticed
While changing 2002 325i E46 M54 valve cover gasket, I noticed discoloring at the VANOS assembly, and what looks like streaks of dried oil along the cover of the intake camshaft (I have pictures of bo… read more
Cliff Burton
Cliff Burton
Master Technician / Foreman
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
172 satisfied customers
I have a E46 2003 320D, recently my turbo gave in and I had
I have a E46 2003 320D, recently my turbo gave in and I had lots of smoke coming out of my exhaust pipe. I got someone to recondition my turbo, but he claims he installed a new one on my car. When I w… read more
BMW Pro.
BMW Pro.
BMW Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
778 satisfied customers
92 325I: MOUNT IT the damm OIL PAN WAS TO BIG..OLD ENGINE..SWAP
PLEASE HELP ME I BOUGHT AN ENGINE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION W/ONLY 20000 MILES FROM A 94 525I (M50TU) TO MOUNT ON MY CAR A 92 325I E36. WHEN I TRIED TO MOUNT IT THE DAMM OIL PAN WAS TO BIG AND IT WOULDN'… read more
Howie
Howie
BMW Service Technician
Associate Degree
123 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Roger

Roger

BMW Master Tech

5,951 satisfied customers

18 yrs. experience as BMW Master Technician, Shop Foreman, ASE Master Certified

Marty

Marty

ASE Certified Technician

645 satisfied customers

ASE & Bosch Certified Master Tech. Over 30 years experience.

bimmaster

bimmaster

BMW Technician

1,913 satisfied customers

3 years dealer experience, master bmw tech

Sam

Sam

BMW Master technician

1,043 satisfied customers

BMW S.T.E.P. graduate, 10 years BMW dealership experience

Thebmwbum

Thebmwbum

BMW Foreman

714 satisfied customers

31 years BMW Experience

mike

mike

BMW Technician

694 satisfied customers

bmw master tech ase certified

Matt

Matt

Engineer

548 satisfied customers

Mechanical Engineer with 20 years experience in the auto industry, 8 yrs in formula 1 engine testing

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x