Cleaning and Conditioning BMW and Mini Dashboards and Interior

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Q I just purchased the M3. The former owner used Armorall to “clean” the dash. Since that product is listed as a big “no-no” in BMWs, what can you suggest […]

BMW and MINI Clutch Trouble in Cold Weather

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This answer is applicable for many BMWs in addition to the one listed below. Q car year: 1982 car model: 320i Hello Otto, I’ve got a 1982 320i with 240k […]

BMW and MINI – Difficult to Get Into (Engage) 1st (First) Gear – Manual Transmission

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This answer is applicable for many BMWs in addition to the one listed below. Q Dear Otto, I have a 2001 330i manual sedan with about 78k miles. I love […]

BMW and MINI Brake Warning Light – Low Brake Fluid – Leak?

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This answer is applicable for many BMWs in addition to the one listed below. Q car year: 2003 car model: 325Xi I was driving home and I noticed the red […]