How To Replace The Battery In A BMW Key FOB

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This might be the easiest BMW DIY you'll ever do. ...

How To Change The Oil On A BMW F30

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If you've changed oil on any vehicle, you already know the drill. N20 and N26 engines used in the F2X and F3X cars predominantly feature a plastic oil pan on the rear wheel drive models which is a ...

How To Replace A BMW E46 Control Arm

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A control arm is one of the most important components on your suspension. Learn how to replace it here. ...

Driver's Log - 2017 PWC Season Rounds 9+10 - CoTA

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Despite having the best race of our season, we lost a shot at the podium, and maybe a win, in unfortunately spectacular fashion....

How The New 2018 BMW M5 Drives According To Journalists

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The most important feature on the new 2018 BMW M5 is the ability to transition between AWD and rear-wheel drive formats—but what's that actually feel like behind the wheel?...

The Key to My Heart - Replacing and Rekeying a BMW E30 Cylinder

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Years before working at FCP Euro, I worked at Home Depot in the hardware department. I didn't know it at the time, but I acquired a skill there that would come in handy when working on my BMW ...

How To Replace A Headlight Bulb On A BMW F30

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Replacing a low-beam headlight bulb is a relatively straightforward task, but on a BMW F30 3-series, you've got to take the wheel off in order to do so. Our BMW catalog manager, Gareth, is here to ...

How I Stopped the Ticking Behind my BMW 325i E30 Dash with my Finger

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For the past few weeks I've been hearing a clicking sound from somewhere in my dash, assuming it was the lifters or something in the engine bay. I spent most of my time in that area, looking around, ...

What I Didn’t Realize Until After my BMW 325i E30 Rear Shock Replacement

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Nate took my BMW 325i E30 for a drive one afternoon, after a quick drive downtown and back he handed me the keys. Sweating and nervous he exclaimed “you need rear shocks.” I knew they had blown, but ...

Why Do BMW 325i E36/E46 Trailing Arm Bushings Have Slits In Them

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A common question we often get asked is why do the new style trailing arm bushings for the BMW E36 like the 325i, E46, E83, E85, and E86 have a slit in the casing. The answer is pretty simple....

This Is What Makes Bilstein Shock Absorbers So Great

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The technology is simpler than you might think....

The Lessons I Learned when Replacing BMW E30 Headlights

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After the life-threatening experience the night before, it was time to fix the headlights on the E30. As you might remember from my first post, I don't like directions, but I often need them. So I ...

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