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China Will See An Electric BMW i3 Revival
While Americans have a high interest in the all-electric BMW i3, it will only currently be offered in China.
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Jerry
May 21, 2022
The 2022 BMW M2 Has Received Some Aggressive New Styling
The 2022 BMW M2 has some impressive new features, all gleaned from spy photos taken as the vehicle was being test-driven at the Nurburgring track. Find out what we know so far about BMW’s upcoming model.
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Jerry
May 15, 2022
BMW Capitalizes on Alpina Takeover by Releasing a New Model: The Alpina B4 Gran Coupe
BMW has decided to add another weapon to its arsenal by taking over Alpina, the European car tuning company. To take advantage of this new partnership, the company is releasing a new model: the Alpina B4 Gran Coupe.
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Jerry
May 03, 2022
The 2023 BMW 7 Series Gets a Glow-Up and a New EV Model
BMW fans rejoice—the 2023 BMW i7 Series has received major updates both inside and out. Learn more about the all-new i7 and why its EV variant could be your new favorite car.
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Jerry
May 01, 2022
The BMW M135i Just Got Revamped By Manhart
Manhart tuned and redesigned the BMW M135i into a beast now called the Manhart MH1 350 with features upgraded in the interior and exterior of the vehicle.
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Jerry
Apr 29, 2022
Manhart Made the BMW M8 Competition Badder Than Ever
Manhart improved the BMW M8 by making it supremely fast, and strong, and added some nice new style to it.
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Jerry
Apr 23, 2022
Photos of BMW’s 3 Series EV Were Supposedly Leaked
The leaked photos of the BMW 3 Series weren’t what most car critics were expecting.
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Jerry
Apr 18, 2022
The New BMW M5 Promises To Be Special
BMW may be adding a new hybrid to their lineup. Though nothing has been confirmed, some interesting things were spotted on a camouflaged M5 concept car that are making many wonder.
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Jerry
Apr 17, 2022
Confusing Control on the New BMW iX Hurt Its Score From Consumer Reports
BMW has been duking it out with Tesla in the luxury car sector recently, and soon BMW will be focusing more on autonomous driving. However, one of their luxury features on their new iX hindered them when it came to Consumer Reports’ assessment.
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Jerry
Apr 10, 2022
BMW's Next Generation of Autonomous Driving Drops in 2025
In collaboration with tech companies Qualcomm and Arriver, Level 3 autonomous driving technology is coming to BMW in 2025.
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Jerry
Mar 30, 2022
The BMW X5 Missed Out on an Impressive Award Because of a Technicality
The BMW X5 has been a luxury SUV leader for years now. However, the latest X5 missed out on a Consumer Reports award for a small technicality.
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Jerry
Mar 30, 2022
BMW Is Facing a Massive Recall
BMW is recalling over a million vehicles worldwide due to engine fires. Close to 800,000 of them models were recalled twice. Is the third time a charm?
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Jerry
Mar 28, 2022
Was the BMW 850CSI the Best BMW of the 1990s?
Even when driven in terrible conditions The BMW 850CSi’s powerplant, suspension and brakes perform like a champ. Is it like driving a Formula 1 race car from the ‘90s?
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Jerry
Mar 16, 2022
The BMW 435i, Is It a Worthwhile Investment?
The BMW 435i is a reliable and fun ride, and due to its limited run, has still retained its higher market value.
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Jerry
Mar 15, 2022
The BMW Z1 Was the Carmaker’s Strangest Vehicle
This BMW roadster was the car company’s experiment in manufacturing sports cars. Americans may only be familiar with the Z3 model, but the BMW Z1 and its many quirks started it all.
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Jerry
Mar 09, 2022
Jeff Koons Turned This BMW Into a Work of Art
BMW and artist Jeff Koons have collaborated to create a completely unique design for BMW’s M850i 8. Bright colors and an eye-catching pattern have transformed these cars into true works of art.
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Jerry
Mar 06, 2022
This Is Possibly One of the Ugliest BMWs Ever Made
BMW was considered a successful manufacturer, but the i8 shook the company's reputation.
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Jerry
Mar 05, 2022
All About BMW’s 2022 M240i
The 2022 M240i has a great design plus surprisingly impressive power and acceleration.
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Jerry
Mar 02, 2022
BMW’s Grip on the Luxury Car Market Is Slipping
In the fourth quarter of 2021, Lexus beat out BMW by a small margin as the top brand for luxury car shoppers. Does this mean BMW needs to start watching its back?
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Jerry
Mar 01, 2022
BMWs Are Being Removed From the UK Police Force for This Explosive Reason
UK police are ditching BMW cruisers after a deadly fire killed one of its officers. But there are alternatives that the force is looking into.
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Jerry
Mar 01, 2022
Marvel Shang-Chi Meets the BMW iX3
BMW teamed up with Marvel to create a unique iX3. What makes this SUV so cool?
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Jerry
Feb 21, 2022
The 2023 BMW X8: What We Know So Far
There has been much speculation about the newest BMW luxury SUV. Here is what we know so far about the elusive 2023 BMW X8.
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Jerry
May 18, 2022
Bidding Farewell to the BMW i3
Why is BMW stopping production on the i3 in July, and do they have plans to replace it with a more modern BEV?
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Jerry
Feb 16, 2022
Why The Rare BMW M1 Is So Legendary
The futuristic BMW M1 supercar was a late 1970s collaboration with Lamborghini that hit a few snags, but resulted in a long-lasting M-series legacy. Wouldn’t you love a ride in this collectors’ dream?
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Jerry
Feb 15, 2022
This BMW Can Change Colors
The BMW iX Flow can change its exterior colors via smartphone technology, which is both aesthetically pleasing and functional.
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Jerry
Feb 08, 2022
Avoid the 2014 BMW X3 for a Surprisingly Luxurious Mazda CX-5
Luxury doesn’t always mean better, and the 2014 BMW X3 proves that. But what makes a Mazda CX-5 a genuine alternative?
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Jerry
Feb 07, 2022
BMW Is Killing Its Most Powerful Engine
BMW is discontinuing the V12 Engine following the release of the limited edition 7 Series, the 2022 M760Li xDrive.
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Jerry
Feb 07, 2022
BMW's Biggest SUV Ever Is Hitting the Road Soon
BMW is releasing another huge SUV. Learn more about the X8 and BMW’s plans for the future.
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Jerry
Feb 08, 2022
Are BMWs Reliable Cars?
BMWs aren’t always considered the most reliable cars. But that perception might be a little bit unfair.
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Jerry
Feb 22, 2022
3 Cars That Aced Consumer Reports’ Road Test
Consumer Reports pulls no punches with its road tests. But these three models managed to earn impressive scores anyway.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022

All Questions on BMW

How do I connect to a BMW’s car wifi?
What do I need to do to connect to the wifi in my BMW? I just purchased a new model and I’m stoked to use the hotspot feature but I don’t even know where to begin.
Chloe Jenkins
Jan 13, 2022
How do you open a BMW X3 trunk with a dead battery?
Is there a way to open my BMW X3’s trunk with a dead battery? My battery died at work and I wanted to get some stuff out of the back. I can’t figure out how to open the back door without a functional battery.
Liz Jenson
Jan 11, 2022
How can I add coolant to a 2008 BMW 328I?
Recently, I’ve noticed this strange grinding noise coming from my engine. My sister tells me I might be able to top up my car’s coolant levels to get rid of it. How can I add coolant to my BMW 328I and stop that weird noise?
Chloe Jenkins
Jan 11, 2022
How do you enter a BMW radio code?
After having my battery changed a couple of days ago, I haven’t been able to get the radio in my BMW to work. I heard something about putting in a radio code to fix it but I don’t know anything about that sort of thing. How can I enter a BMW radio code to get my radio working again?
Chloe Jenkins
Jan 13, 2022
What are the best luxury cars on the market?
"Every brand claims to offer the most superior cars, but which ones are for real? "
Johnny Puckett
Apr 14, 2021
How can I make my leather car seats smell good?
I just bought an old BMW for something to work on during weekends. It has these great leather seats, but man, do they stink! How do you get a bad smell out of leather?
Chloe Jenkins
Oct 29, 2021
How do I pair a BMW key fob?
I just got a new BMW, and I’m so excited—it’s such a beautiful car! Unfortunately, I’m not quite sure how to pair it with the key fob. How can I pair my BMW to its key fob?
Ben Guess
Jan 05, 2022
How do I program my BMW HomeLink garage door opener?
My partner recently got me a HomeLink to pair with my BMW, since I’m always trying to improve my home security. However, I’m not entirely sure how it works, and I don’t quite know where to start. How should I program my BMW HomeLink to open my garage?
Ben Guess
Jan 04, 2022
How do you manually move a power seat in a BMW?
Is there a way to manually move the power seat in my BMW? The seat is stuck, so I’m having trouble driving because it’s so close to the steering wheel. Any help would be appreciated!
Liz Jenson
Jan 12, 2022
How much is a BMW M3 lease?
My job recently put me on a one-year assignment out in California, so I’m going to need a car to cruise down Sunset Boulevard. How much will a BMW M3 cost to lease?
Drew Waterstreet
Apr 05, 2022
How do you connect to the Bluetooth in a BMW 5 Series?
I’m renting a BMW 5 Series while I’m on business this weekend and I want to connect my phone to the car’s Bluetooth so I can make calls and listen to music. How can I connect my phone to a BMW via Bluetooth?
Chloe Jenkins
Jan 13, 2022
How do you change the wiper blades on a BMW 5 Series F10?
I don’t want to mess up my wipers but I forgot to ask the people at the auto parts store to put them on for me after I bought them! I’m hoping changing the blades is pretty straightforward. How do I install new windshield wipers on my BMW 5 Series? It’s an F10 if that matters.
Liz Jenson
Jan 11, 2022
How do I decode a BMW VIN number?
I’ve realized that, although I know my VIN is important, I don’t know what it means! I can’t figure out how to interpret it for the life of me. How do you decode a BMW VIN number?
Ben Guess
Jan 14, 2022
How much is to lease a BMW 6 Series?
I’m looking into leasing a BMW 6 series, but I’m a little worried about the price. How much would it cost to lease a BMW?
Will Baldwin
Nov 29, 2021
How do you start a BMW with a mechanical key?
How can I start my BMW with the mechanical key? I can't get my keyfob to work, and I need to leave the house!
Liz Jenson
Oct 28, 2021
Is car insurance more expensive on a BMW than a Toyota?
I'm split between a BMW X7 and a Toyota Land Cruiser. Which one has more expensive car insurance?
Eric Schad
Oct 29, 2021
How do you add coolant to a 2013 BMW 328I?
The temperature gauge in my BMW 328I has been running pretty hot for the last two weeks. I spoke to my dad about it on the phone and he said that I may need to add more coolant, but that isn’t something I’ve ever done before. How can I add coolant to my 2013 BMW 328I?
Chloe Jenkins
Jan 11, 2022
How can I get Apple CarPlay for free for my BMW?
I want to use Apple CarPlay for my BMW, but I remember a while back it was pretty pricey. Is there a way I can get Apple CarPlay for free on my BMW?
Chloe Jenkins
Jan 11, 2022
How can I activate CarPlay in my BMW?
I recently purchased a new BMW and I want to activate my Apple CarPlay service on it. How can I do this?
Chloe Jenkins
Jan 11, 2022
How often should I change the oil in my BMW?
How often do I need to change the oil in my BMW? I've been changing it once a month and my friend told me that it's probably way too much.
Joshua Levy
Oct 26, 2021
How do I turn on the parking sensors on my BMW?
What’s the best way to turn on the parking sensors on my BMW? I have to parallel park all the time at work, and I think they would be really helpful.
Liz Jenson
Oct 27, 2021
How do I reset the brake light on my BMW X1?
The last time I was at the mechanic, they told me I’d have to come back in a month or less to have my brakes replaced. Rather than come back so soon, I asked them to change them before it was necessary. The brakes work great, but the brake light came on this morning. The mechanic said not to worry and just reset the light, but how can I reset the brake light on my BMW X1?
Jack Walsh
Jan 18, 2022
How do you reset a BMW service engine light?
I took my car to the mechanic yesterday and his new guy did most of the work. He did a great job but forgot to reset my service light. How can I reset the service engine warning on a BMW?
Chloe Jenkins
Jan 17, 2022
How do you change a BMW X3 car key battery?
I’ve noticed the range on my BMW X3 car key has gotten smaller and smaller the last few weeks and that generally means one thing: it’s time to change the battery. How do I do it?
Will Baldwin
Jan 03, 2022
How do I find my BMW radio code?
My BMW radio needs to be reset. In order to do that, I need the radio code. I already understand how to enter it, but I can’t figure out how to get the code. Where can I find my BMW’s radio code?
Chloe Jenkins
Jan 13, 2022
How do you open BMW windows with the remote?
My friend told me about this feature, but I don’t know how to do it. It would help a lot when it’s hot outside! How do you roll down the windows with the remote on a BMW?
Liz Jenson
Jan 12, 2022
How do you use CarPlay in a BMW?
I’m out of town for the entire month visiting family. I am renting a BMW to avoid having to share vehicles. Typically, I don’t connect my phone to rental cars, but I want to this time because it’s an extended stay. How can I use Apple CarPlay in a BMW?
Jack Walsh
Jan 13, 2022
How to open a BMW trunk from the inside?
I regularly have to pick my brother up from football practice. I hate having to get out to open the trunk for him and all his stinky gear. Is it possible to open my trunk from the inside?
Will Baldwin
Nov 01, 2021
Are BMW parts expensive?
I know someone selling a beautiful BMW for a great price but I’m worried about the upkeep for the car. Are BMW parts expensive?
Chloe Jenkins
Feb 24, 2022
How long do BMWs last?
I need a fancy car that can last for a long time. I’ve only heard good things about BMWs, but I don’t really know any specifics. For how long do BMWs typically last?
Joshua Levy
Mar 31, 2022

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