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BMW Telematics

The most common failures you will see are related to the wiring and connectors for the TCU.

Differences in Brake Fluid Matter To Cars – And Owners

Though DOT 3, 4 and 5.1 brake fluids are technically compatible with each other, when mixed, fluid properties can change.

European Electric Parking Brake Service

Caliper-mounted systems will have a module mounted in the trunk with wiring going to the calipers.

BMW 7 Series Air Suspension Diagnostics

For the BMW 7 Series E65/E66 manufactured between 2001-’08, engineers went with an innovative rear air ride system.

Timing The BMW N53 And N54

The latest versions continuously adjust the position of the intake and exhaust camshafts.

BMW Dual-Clutch Transmission Diagnostics

A DCT transmission uses the gearing principles of a manual transmission.

BMW i-Series Service and Maintenance

The i3 has the same maintenance and service opportunities as many other BMWs, hybrids and electric vehicles.

ZF Releases Mechatronic Transmission Service Kits

The kit’s 19 SKUs cover a range of Audi, Land Rover, BMW and other manufacturers’ passenger car and SUV models.

BMW Electric Water Pump Replacement

Let’s talk about water pumps of the electric variety.

Condition-Based Oil Calculations: BMW, VW and Mercedes

Today, it is difficult to find a European vehicle without a light or warning messages to get the driver to change the oil.

BMW Groaning Noise During Steering Column Height Adjustment

Follow these steps to correct the noise heard while adjusting the height of the steering column.

BMW 12Volt Lithium-Ion Batteries

BMW started offering lithium-ion batteries in its F80 M3 and F82 M4 in early 2014.