Vehicles are more delicate machines than one would believe. Since they are usually so durable, you wonder how one part could completely corrupt the entire car. The system of any car is made up of interconnected parts. Each serves a vital function that helps your vehicle perform at optimal conditions. When one fails, it produces a domino effect that eventually …Read More
While your vehicle’s air conditioning (A/C) system is comprised of different elements, the A/C compressor serves as one of the central parts that creates the system’s necessary cycle. Without it, your entire A/C system will be unable to perform its main function of creating cool air inside the vehicle. Its primary role is to put the necessary amount of pressure …Read More
BMWs are fantastic cars to own as well as drive. Keeping current on your car’s maintenance and service schedule will help you to avoid high-end repair prices. At Ultimate Bimmer Service, we will provide you with expert BMW service and maintenance without the high costs that you will see at a dealership.
If you are experiencing a …Read More
In a BMW, the seal of the alternator is what keeps the engine oil from spilling over and into the alternator or other vehicle parts. The seal itself is made up of a durable rubber material, but over time, it can become brittle and is susceptible to leaks. If the seal of the alternator is compromised then the …Read More
Almost all modern vehicles rely upon electric cooling fans to pull air through the vehicle radiator to keep the engine cool. These cooling fans rely upon electric motor, and they typically have a moderate to high slow draw, which means that they are commonly controlled with a relay. That relay controls the fans for the engine. You want …Read More
We’ve all heard horror stories of how carbon monoxide exposure is fatal. Because of this, homes and apartment buildings come equipped with specialized detectors that signal when possible emissions are in the home. These alarm systems are life-saving in certain situations and truly come in handy.
We’ve also been warned of the hidden dangers of leaving your car on while …Read More
If your check engine light comes on, you know that it is an indication of problems ahead. You have probably heard your mechanic talk once or twice about registering a code indicative of the problem when you take your vehicle in. So what are these codes? They are part of the onboard diagnostic system in your vehicle, called OBD for …Read More
For many drivers owning a BMW is the pinnacle of luxury and performance. BMW has remained one of the premiere European-made vehicles for decades and consistently set and raise the bar when it comes to things like performance, reliability and interior comforts and technology. However like any other car they are not immune from sudden issues and recent models featuring …Read More
Eventually all highlights will turn to a yellow or cloudy color because of oxidation. This not only looks bad, but it also lowers visibility at night. Thankfully, there are things that you can do to clean your foggy headlights and restore them back to their original condition. This process is one that can be done using simple products you …Read More
If you have invested in a BMW 228i, you want to make sure that your vehicle is well-maintained. This includes things that you can do to the internal components, such as regular checks and replacements, as well as exterior things you can do to make changes and improvements to the longevity of your vehicle.