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BMW X1 repairs by problem area

Engine (45%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (5%)

Brakes and Traction Control (4%)

Suspension and Steering (7%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (29%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (5%)

Other (5%)

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BMW X1 transmission repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (0%)

$500 - $999 (0%)

$100 - $499 (17%)

< $100 (83%)

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Chart based on 6 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2017 BMW X1 4dr SUV

turbocharged 228hp 2.0L I4 8-speed shiftable automatic AWD

10000 mi Software updates 

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2014 BMW X1 4dr SUV

turbocharged 300hp 3.0L I6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

63000 mi

US $400
Front Right Axel boot. Was leaking grease. 

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2014 BMW X1 4dr SUV

turbocharged 240hp 2.0L I4 8-speed shiftable automatic RWD

29300 mi During a maintenance visit the dealer found that the transmission was leaking. They spent several days trying to find the leak, but couldn't find it, so they gave it back with UV dye in the transmission to check at next service interval. 

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2014 BMW X1 4dr SUV

turbocharged 240hp 2.0L I4 8-speed shiftable automatic AWD

53200 mi Replaced front differential pinion seal 

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2013 BMW X1 4dr SUV

turbocharged 240hp 2.0L I4 8-speed shiftable automatic AWD

33000 mi Transfer case replaced under warranty; this caused the shuddering on acceleration reported in May, 2016. 
72000 mi

US $50
Front differential replaced due to leaking fluid 

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BMW X1 Transmission Problems

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