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Here's What You Need to Know About Your Transmission

While there are certainly many parts of your vehicle that are important, the transmission ranks up there near the top. If your transmission were to ever go out, your car would no longer run and you are looking at some time in the shop. That is why it is helpful to have a working knowledge of your transmission.

The transmission has an important job to do as it regulates the power that goes through the engine at any given speed. You will end up shifting through different gears. It is those gears that determine how fast the wheels on your…

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Understanding the Ins and Outs of Winter Tires

Choosing the right type of winter tire for your vehicle can be challenging. Along with the typical weather patterns for your area, you also need to consider your type of vehicle and your driving habits.

Winter tires with studs are ideal for snowy conditions but do not gain as much traction on the ice. They also can damage roads, making them illegal in some areas. You can also choose a studless winter tire for exceptional performance in a variety of harsh weather conditions...

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Getting the Chip on Your Windshield Repaired May Be Easier Than You Think

There are times when you are just driving around minding your own business only to have a small rock fly up and hit your windshield. You might think nothing of it at the time, but that small chip that forms can become a big headache down the road. BMW Seattle wants you to know that it is important to get chips repaired as soon as possible.

If you leave a chip to fester for too long, it will continue to grow. Not only will this make it difficult to see out of the windshield, but it may also mean that…

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Motion Sickness Prevention Tips

There are a few different preventative methods that you can use in order to keep motion sickness under control when you're traveling for a long distance in the car. The most common symptoms that people experience while in motion will include nausea, headaches, dizziness and even vomiting. You don't have to suffer. Here are some motion sickness prevent tips to keep in mind.

You can find peppermint and ginger capsules that should be taken a couple of hours before you head out on your trip. They're natural, so you shouldn't experience any side effects from them…

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Take a Look at All the BMW 5 Series Has in Store for You

There is a lot to take in when you see the BMW 5 Series. Perhaps this is why it has become so popular within the midsize luxury sedan market. You will benefit from the BMW technology that seems to keep getting better with each new model year.

The cruise control on the BMW 5 Series is now highly adaptive. You will no longer need to disengage it on your own and then reset it. The car will do that for you. As traffic becomes heavy, you will notice the car begins to slow down on its own. When it clears…

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A Guide To The New BMW X1

When it comes to luxury-based SUVs that falls under the compact category, the auto industry has it fair share of automobiles. The new BMW X1 is no exception to the rule. This marvelous SUV can handle your road-going needs, and here is why.

The new BMW X1 is constructed to perform at optimum levels. Precise handling can be expected as well as great agility. This vehicle comes equipped with an adaptive suspension. When it comes to drivetrains, the new X1 offers a four-cylinder engine that's turbocharged. This 2.0-liter turbocharged engine can generate as much as 228 horsepower. 

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The 2020 BMW X3 Is A Natural Athlete

BMW has taken the sport-activity vehicle category to another level with the all-new X3. This remarkable vehicle is geared for high performance even though it exhibits luxurious features. From its rugged good-looks to its impressive capabilities, the 2020 X3 is a gamechanger in its particular class.

The 2020 BMW X3 starts out by offering spirited performance thanks to the SAV's agile handling. The vehicle's suspension is very flexible because of its boxer-esque characteristics. With a full-eight inches from the bottom of its frame to the ground, drivers won't have to worry about 

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Which BMW i8 is Best For You

In today's car market manufacturers are making sure that you can get the exact kind of sports car you are looking for. BMW knows that if you are in the market for a hybrid sports car like the i8 then you will want to be able to customize it.

One of the biggest options you can select when building your own i8 is what kind of body style do you want it to have. You can get it as a coupe or as a roadster. The Roadster is slightly heavier thanks to the retractable top mechanisms. This makes it…

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BMW X5: The SAV for All Your Needs

Get to know the BMW X5. You will both respect and fall in love with this luxury, midsize SAV from one of the world's most respected automobile manufacturers. Its vital engine and responsive handling let you meet challenges both on-road and off.

We at BMW Seattle know that you want performance when you buy a luxury SAV. The BMW X5 offers standard Dynamic Damper Control and multiple suspension types to match your advanced handling demands. Feel the stability that keeps your family safe on slick, rainy roads and lets you enjoy the grip on challenging terrain.
 

 

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The BMW Series 3 Sedans Boast of Power

The BMW name long ago became synonymous with quality. The manufacturers at BMW plants put great effort into creating impressive vehicles. The 3 Series Sedans are no different. These popular mid-sized vehicles stand out thanks to their unique and appealing features.

The 3 Series models all come with powerful engines. 255 HP on the xDrive Sedan goes 0 - 60 miles in about 5.3 seconds. Depending on the model, the power levels go up even further. The M340i presents an incredible 382 horsepower. Consumers interested in a powerful vehicle that offers a stylish exterior might want to check out the…

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