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 all of the parameters to be properly met so that everything works in tandem with the other components. The relay will typically be activated once the temperature approaches a high level. If you have a faulty cooling fan relay, …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 the N55 engine have seen multiple problems related to bearing failures. If your BMW is beginning to experience performance issues or you are noticing problems throughout your car, these are just a few of the signs that indicate 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.
The key to maintaining your BMW starts with following factory settings for recommended services and taking care of the internal components in your vehicle. Things like the transmission fluid will start to become much more important as …Read More
Every time you get into your car, you trust that your vehicle will function properly without any failures. You might notice small annoyances like the air conditioner not working properly or the volume control being a bit finicky, but otherwise you trust that every time you turn your car on it will start and every time you turn your car off it’ll be ready to drive again when you are. That trust means that when your engine stalls, it can be incredibly overwhelming.
There isn’t much that is more disturbing while driving your BMW than the engine suddenly stalling …Read More
A BMW is a luxury vehicle and owning one is a privilege many work hard for. Each make and model of BMW are designed to stand out and turn heads. They are created and developed with the driver in mind, because who wouldn’t want to drive around in style? The exterior is then matched with an interior that is a cut above the rest.
The BMW isn’t just pretty — it’s also engineered for a smooth, safe ride with an engine designed for power. Under the hood of every BMW is a performance engine that is built to last. The …Read More
A BMW is a fun and exciting car to own. With the many different makes and models, there are plenty to choose from and each are unique in their own way. Every BMW has specially designed interiors and exteriors that set them apart from any other car in its class. This is matched by a performance level that is above the standard, so driving a BMW is always exhilarating for you and any passengers you have. In addition to this, BMWs make great family cars due to their high safety ratings.
As with every car, BMWs are going to …Read More
Driving off the lot in a new car is an amazing feeling. You want to keep this car in great condition for as long as you can. The longer you keep your vehicle, the older it gets and the more important proper maintenance becomes. When the maintenance is done at the proper times, you will be able to keep your car running for a longer period of time. Even with regular servicing on your car, you are going to run into issues. One of the problems that you may run into when it comes to your vehicle is broken rear …Read More
There are many vital parts of a vehicle that are necessary and major damage can occur if they are not working properly. The cooling system is an example of one of those important systems. There can be bigger issues created by problems with the cooling system, such as a leak caused by a damaged part. The BMW 7-series is one of many cars that can be affected by this issue.
Coolant is important to the cooling of a car so that it does not overheat. The coolant is usually a 50/50 combination of water …Read More