Archive for Category: "Tips & Advice"

Happy New Year from the Bimmersport Team!

Happy New Year from the Bimmersport Team!

We wish you all a Prosperous New Year filled with love and happiness and  Thank You for your continued support throughout the years! May 2015 be your best year yet! From the Bimmersport Team. Please don’t Drink & Drive!

Is your BMW READY FOR WINTER?

Is your BMW READY FOR WINTER?

  As the colder weather has arrived and soon we will find snow on the ground, we need to make sure that our BMW’s are ready to withstand these difficult driving conditions. The same way we take that extra step to winterize our homes, we need to take that extra step with our vehicles to […]

Bimmersport Launches New Website

Bimmersport Launches New Website

Welcome to the new Bimmersport Automotive Inc. website!  We’ve overhauled our online presence and now have more comprehensive and up to date content on everything from the services we offer, recent projects completed, tips and tricks, and pictures of the Bimmersport crew. At Bimmersport, we’re dedicated to our customers, and this new site lets us […]

BMW Specialty Tools

BMW Specialty Tools

In order to do the job right, there are specialty tools that cannot be omitted from the job. We have an extensive lineup of tools ranging from suspension tools to engine timing tools to ensure accurate and reliable repair for your BMW. Our trained technicians, sophisticated diagnostic equipment and array of tools give us the […]

Hearing a Squeaky Chirp/Rattle Upon Cold Start?

Hearing a Squeaky Chirp/Rattle Upon Cold Start?

If you are experiencing these noises upon start up it is possible that you may have a wearing belt tensioner or pulley in the belt drive system. This squeak is most apparent when there is load in the engine (i.e. Noise may disappear with change of throttle load, as the belt tensioner will try to […]

E46 M3 Vanos issues

E46 M3 Vanos issues

There are a few symptoms that can develop in the E46 M3 relating to the vanos system over the course of ownership. If you experience a rattle, or constant check engine lights relating to the vanos while operating your M3 you may be in store for some periodic maintenance. The vanos solenoid packs tend to […]

DISA Valve

DISA Valve

Have you ever heard a rattle coming from the intake of your engine? Most likely the cause is due to the Intake Manifold Runner Valve, (also known as the DISA Valve).   This valve’s purpose is to control airflow in the intake manifold, to maximize efficiency and power at varying throttle loads. This unit however can […]