The BMW 7 Series Is Full-Sized & Luxurious

To simply get straight to the point, the BMW 7 Series is the ultimate contender in full-size luxury sedans. This particular automobile has been masterfully crafted from the ground-up. Some of the latest technological advancements is found within this model, and consumers can choose from various trim levels. This includes the 740i, 745e, 750i, Alpina B7 and M760i.

The BMW 7 Series is a four-door road beast to say the least. This sedan has a beautiful exterior that exhibits straight lines, elegant styling and deeply etched contours. The vehicle's front grille is 

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Expectations of The 2020 BMW X5

Sport-activity vehicles are basically automobiles that pertains to performance, luxury and capability. The 2020 BMW X5 signifies this notion to the fullest as this SAV is very versatile in its actions. There are multiple trim levels to choose from, including the sDrive 40i, xDrive 40i, xDrive 50i and M50i.

The 2020 BMW X5 will start out by offering 33.9 cubic feet of cargo space. On the other hand, when the rear seats are folded down, this vehicle can yield as much as 72.9 cubic feet of cargo space. Premium luxury components 

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BMW X3 Overview

The newest X3 luxury SUV owes its popularity in part to its many innovative safety features. It takes the guesswork out of driving in any kind of traffic. It also minimizes the likelihood of you getting in an accident.

One of the most important safeguards that the new X3 can offer to you is its blind spot detection. This feature senses if there are cars in your blind spot before you pass traffic ahead of you or change lanes. It alerts you that it is not safe to get over yet and that you need to wait for your blind…

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Auto Care Knowledge: Wiper Blade Replacement

Windshield wiper blade replacement is a cinch for our BMW of Fairfax service team. Knowing when and how to replace your wiper blades is part of our job. However, we think it's good for you to know what we look for when making this determination.

Wiper Blade Integrity

Usage during inclement weather and general exposure to the elements can wear wiper blades down. Oils from car wax, environmental debris, moisture, ultraviolet light and high heat/cold can make wiper blades brittle, hard or too eroded to function properly. 
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What to Know About Your Car's Alignment

If you feel your car pulling to the left or to the right, it may be time to get its alignment checked. Vehicles may start to pull after hitting a curb, running over a pothole or because you turned the steering wheel too aggressively.

The good news is that checking a car's alignment is a relatively easy and affordable process. In a matter of minutes, a technician can likely diagnose the issue and take appropriate action to fix it. However, failure to fix an alignment problem could result in a car that gets fewer miles to the gallon or…

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BMW 5 Series Overview

The newest 5 Series is a study of BMW refinery and power. It’s their most popular luxury vehicle, and it earned the number one spot in the class thanks to its performance, safety, and interior features. The spacious, quiet cabin offers supreme elegance and up to 617 horsepower. With rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive options, the BMW 5 series gets up to 36 mpg on the highway. The new design is also extremely aerodynamic, sporty, and elegant with all new headlamps, front grille, and body style.

There are several trims available with the new 5 Series as well. The…

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Springtime Tips for Caring for Your Vehicle

At BMW of Fairfax, we want to make sure your vehicle is properly prepared for the spring. Whether you visit our service center or take the DIY approach, there are a few things you will want to do.

Be sure that you prep for the warmer months by flushing and refilling the cooling system with new coolant. By taking care of the radiator, it will ensure that it's capable of cooling down your engine properly.

It's also a good idea to refer to your owner's manual for preventative maintenance. You can be sure to get your vehicle…

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Your New BMW is Covered under BMW’s Generous Service and Maintenance Plan

If you’re not yet familiar with the many levels of protection offered by the BMW service and maintenance program, the staff here at BMW of Fairfax is standing by to tell you more. Our location in Fairfax is your local BMW service center, and we’ll gladly provide with you all the details regarding how this comprehensive maintenance and repair plan can benefit you.

Whether you choose to buy into the Ultimate Care plan, the Ultimate Care+ plan or the Value Service plan, you can rest assured that your vehicle will be repaired and maintained by fully 

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Reasons Why Your Engine Overheats: A Look at Common Causes

An overheating engine is frustrating and has the potential of causing serious damage to your car. There are a trio of more come caused for an overheated engine.

First, a frequent cause of engine overhearing is an issue with the water pump. When a water pump begins to malfunction, coolant stops flowing appropriately through the system. Second, coolant itself can be the culprit underpinning engine overheating. Inadequate coolant results in overheating. Finally, a thermostat on the fritz impairs the proper flow of coolant through the system, resulting in an overheated engine.

 

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What is front-wheel drive vs. rear-wheel drive?

When looking at a new to purchase, you probably have noted some different parts of the performance package, but do you know the significant differences between an FWD design and an RWD design? In a front-wheel drive (FWD) vehicle, the transmission sends power from the engine to the front wheels, which causes your wheels to pull the weight of your car forward. This happens effortlessly and instantaneously, so you may not even feel the pull when you drive.

However, it’s much different to drive a rear-wheel drive (RWD) vehicle as it is pushed forward instead of being pulled.

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