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We’re a top rated local BMW 8 Series repair services shop in Fremont, CA. We also serve the greater East Bay Area, including Newark, Union City, Milpitas and Sunol. When it comes to your precious BMW 8 Series edition, it’s best to seek the help of experts at Fremont Foreign Auto. Leave your car in the capable hands of BMW 8 professionals and be rest assured you’ll have the wheels rolling again in due time. Reading these common BMW 8 Series problems should help you find out what exactly is wrong with your BMW 8 Series model.


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Our technicians are highly skilled and experienced with just about every vehicle make and model. If your check engine light is on, you can bring it to our shop and we’ll diagnose what’s wrong with it. Any authorized diagnostic will be applied toward the cost of your repair, a $190.00 value.


Are the gear changes on the automatic gearbox poor? Is the car surging? Are you having delays in the acceleration, instead of accelerating smoothly? This can mean that the clutch is slipping and the gearbox needs to be rebuilt. If the gearbox must be rebuilt, it is probably cheaper to purchase a replacement gearbox. We can help you to find a replacement gearbox, at a very reasonable price, too.


Have you noticed that your steering is wandering to one side, instead of staying in a straight line? Has the steering become poor on your car? If you answer yes to one of these questions, or both of these questions, then you might have a problem with the power steering box on your hands. Replacing the entire power steering box will likely fix the steering issue and have you back to driving like yourself in no time. It might also be the case that your wheel alignment is off, in which case it can be easily checked and repaired by your trusted repair center.


Can you hear a rattling noise coming from the exhaust? If this seems to be most noticeable when the engine is cold, these are warning signs that the exhaust and possibly even the catalytic converter are about to fail. You will need to replace the exhaust and maybe even the catalytic converter, in order to completely fix the problem for the long-term. Exhaust rattling can be particularly annoying, and even a hazard in the case the exhaust is loose and may leave your BMW 8 series entirely by chance. Regarding the exhaust rattling issue, it’s best to determine and fix the problem by means of visiting a trusted service repair center for your particular model.


The V8 engine of the 8-Series has known problems with the engine misfiring and poor running. The engine should be having a consistent idle, but when misfiring the rev needle instead jumps up and down. This is caused by the Nikasil engine block, suffering from bore wear. This can mean that some new pistons and a new block are required, which can be very expensive. This is a well known problem on this car. Important to note, is the fact that this particular repair can be very expensive and on most occasions you are best to purchase a replacement engine. We want to help you to find a replacement engine, at a price that will make you smile.