Having a flat tire is an inconvenience no driver likes to experience. Flat tires are quite frustrating, as you have to spend a considerable amount of time changing the tire to the spare, possibly on a busy highway, and then taking time out to buy a new one. There are ways you can proactively seek to avoid experiencing a flat tire on your BMW. Let’s take a closer look.
The exhaust system of your vehicle serves a pretty simple goal, although it does it elaborately at times. The fundamental purpose of your vehicle’s exhaust system is to safely guide toxic gases from your combustion chamber to the external system for your safety. The safest area for these gases is out of your car, far away from you or the windows. The safest route is under the car’s rear bumper.
The secondary aim of your exhaust system is to suppress the sound of normal combustion explosions in the engine, which are directed out through the sound muffler…Read More
Have you ever been on the road with your BMW and noticed that you are not hearing the turn signal when attempting to make a turn? It’s an indication that the turn signal is malfunctioning. This problem needs to be resolved as quickly as possible because failure to do so could jeopardize your own safety and the safety of other motorists.
The turn signal of BMW is located on the left-hand side of the steering wheel, and when it’s turned on, it’s an indication to other drivers that you’re making a turn. This is one of the necessary …Read More
The BMW 3 series for seven generations have provided their customers with luxury, comfort, and efficiency. However, one common problem of this brand is overheating. Most times, this is caused by faults in the cooling system of the vehicle.
Generally, a vehicle’s cooling system helps in keeping the engine at a normal temperature. It prevents the engine from becoming too hot or too cold once the vehicle is started and warmed up.
When the engine overheats, the pistons might collapse and cause your engine to stop. Of course, your vehicle stops moving. If you want your BMW 3 …Read More
Every vehicle operates with energy while giving off a large amount of heat in the process. Your BMW, like every other car brand, utilizes a variety of fluids, mechanical parts, an electrical system, and gasoline for its operation. As a result, there is a possibility of having an unpleasant smell from the heating systems of your BMW.
Due to all that necessitate your car’s operations, there are chances of your BMW to emit some strange odors on different occasions. The heating system of your BMW as well is not left out. Even though you find it surprising, the …Read More
The drivetrain of a BMW is integral to the functioning and performance levels of your BMW. It is responsible for transmitting power from the engine to the wheels. The words “drivetrain” and “powertrain” are sometimes used interchangeably. However, they do not refer to the same thing. So, you may wonder what’s the distinction between powertrain components and drivetrain components?
A drivetrain isn’t a single component of your car. It is a collection of components that work together with the engine to propel the wheels and other parts of the vehicle into motion. The drivetrain commonly includes the …Read More
Your BMW’s engine timing belt is one of the most important components in your car. Even when other components of your BMW engine are okay, without the timing belt, the engine can’t rotate or transfer power to your wheels. If the timing belt fails your vehicle will come to a grinding halt. Sudden engine stops when the timing belt fail, can lead to expensive engine damage.
Here are a few helpful tips to help you recognize when you need to bring your BMW car or BMW vehicle in for timing belt maintenance …Read More
One of the most important and distinguishing features of the latest BMW models is the new BMW iDrive infotainment system. The system’s capabilities are expanding every year, and now it is an intelligent assistant in your car.
Sometimes it happens that the system suddenly shuts down entirely or in some part. This article will tell you how you can predict a breakdown and take specific measures in advance. It will save you money, time, and hassle. System failures are far from random, as they may seem at first glance. We have listed six indicators that hint at an iDrive …Read More
Restraint systems in BMW are designed to ensure the safety of the vehicle occupants in the event of a car accident. This system reduces impact during a collision by absorbing and decreasing a crashing vehicle’s force and secures the passenger to reduce the accident’s impact.
Restraint system failure is a common problem faced by BMW drivers. This problem arises as a result of low battery voltage or faulty passenger occupancy sensors. The fact that this is a common problem in BMWs doesn’t make dealing with it any better or easier. If your BMW is suffering from a restraint …Read More
Most modern vehicles are equipped with an instrument cluster to keep the driver well-informed about important vehicle information. The instrument cluster was introduced in the 1980s and was employed by some luxury BMW vehicles. However, with time, the instrument cluster became standard in most vehicles.
Usually, BMW’s instrument cluster is located on the dashboard, directly in front of the driver behind the steering wheel. It relays information about the vehicle to the driver through the signals from the gauges and warning lights.
If any of the components in the instrument cluster becomes faulty, it may affect …Read More