BMW N52 6 Cylinder Engine Oil Leak at Oil Filter Housing – 325i, 330i, 328i, 525i, 530i, X3, X5, Z4, etc.

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This answer is applicable for many BMWs in addition to the one listed below. Q I have a 2006 BMW 530i (N52).   Replacing  a valve cover gasket at the dealer […]

BMW N62 V8 545i, 550i, 745i, 750i, 645csi, 650i, X5, X6 Fault Code – Secondary Air

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This answer is applicable for many BMWs in addition to the one listed below. Q car year: 2004 car model: 545i First, sorry for the long email, but I need […]

BMW N62 V8 Oil Usage – Burning, 545i, 550i, 645csi, 650i, 745i, 745li, 750i, 750li, X5, X6

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This answer is applicable for many BMWs in addition to the one listed below. Q 2004 545i I seem to be using a lot of oil.   I am using about […]

BMW DIY Video – Rear Upper Control Arm Removal-Replace E39 E38 Others

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This DIY video (below), from Bentley Publishing, shows the basic procedure for replacing the rear suspension upper/rear control arms.  The inner bushings and the outer ball joints on these arms are […]

BMW DIY Video – Rear Suspension Lower Ball-Joint Bushing Removal-Replace E39 E38 Others

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This DIY video (below), from Bentley Publishing, shows the basic procedure for replacing the rear suspension outer/lower ball-joint.  This is a common wear-out item on the applicable chassis.  When worn, it […]

BMW Video M54 – Exhaust Camshaft Position Sensor Diagnosing and Replacing – How To Replace E46, E39, E60, E34, X5, X3, Z3

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Here’s a video from Bentley Publishing showing how to diagnose and replace the exhaust camshaft sensor on the BMW M54 6-cylinder engine.  This applies to many BMWs with the 6-cylinder motor including 3-series […]