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  1. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    2006 525i n52 manual 6 speed has 198,000k. Been a great car. Recently been having a rough idle, specifically, when I'm at 45 mph and the light changes, ill pull it out of gear and coast to the light. The rpm dives to about 400 and then vibrates and kicks up to 1100 and then dives down again...
  2. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Hi there, I have a 2004 325xi, on first start in the mornings it takes about 5 min of cranking to get the first cyl to fire after that they come in one by one(takes about 2min). This is usually followed by a loud clicking noice from the vanos area which goes away in about 1 min. The car only has...
  3. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I am a technician at an independent benz and BMW shop. I have a problem with a 2000 540I that im hoping to get some insite on. first let me give some background on the car. it originally came to me for a coolant leak a couple of months ago... it went from being a simple hose leak to being more...
  4. General BMW Questions
    I am a technician at an independent benz and BMW shop. I have a problem with a 2000 540I that im hoping to get some insite on. first let me give some background on the car. it originally came to me for a coolant leak a couple of months ago... it went from being a simple hose leak to being more...
  5. E36 (1991 - 1999)
    i know theres a craigslist add for this, but im selling my 525i in hopes to get something 3 series, specifically e36! so i came by this: http://cleveland.craigslist.org/cto/2468765696.html and i was wondering what you guys would think of it. im going to see it in person tomorrow. and from past...
  6. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    I go to get into my 2011 328i yesterday and as soon as I start it up something seems off. I go to pull out and it feels like it's dying and then it jerks forward. It's shaking like an out of alignment washing machine from the 60's. I shot some video of it and you can see and hear it. It's at the...
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