Common Repairs for the 2011-2019 BMW 3 Series

BMW 3 Series repair in Tucson, AZThe sixth generation BMW 3 Series (F30/F31/F34) is a popular model among car enthusiasts and consumers. It was produced from 2011 to 2019. The sporty driving dynamics, luxury features and decent fuel economy make it a favorite choice in the compact segment.

The 6th generation BMW 3 Series (F30/F31/F34) is a popular model that has been known to have some common repair problems. Here are a few:

  1. Timing Chain Tensioner Failure: The timing chain tensioner in the BMW 3 Series is known to fail, leading to a rattling noise and possible engine damage. BMW has issued a recall for certain models to replace the tensioner.
  2. Electric Water Pump Failure: The electric water pump in BMW cars is known to fail after a certain amount of use. Signs of a failing water pump include overheating, reduced engine power, and engine warning lights.
  3. Oil Leaks: Oil leaks are a common issue in the BMW 3 Series, and are often caused by issues with gaskets and seals. The most common areas for oil leaks include the valve cover gasket, oil filter housing gasket, and oil pan gasket.
  4. Turbocharger Failure: The turbochargers in some BMW 3 Series models have been known to fail, leading to reduced engine power and poor performance. Signs of a failing turbocharger include smoke from the exhaust and a whining noise.
  5. Fuel Injector Problems: Fuel injectors in the BMW 3 Series have been known to fail, leading to poor fuel economy and reduced engine power. Signs of a failing fuel injector include rough idling and a lack of power when accelerating.

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