lost power on freeway


Asked by Aug 25, 2014 at 02:11 PM about the 2004 BMW 3 Series 330i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

6 hours driving on freeway, suddenly bucking and lurching and lost power. Stalled, started
again, made it home. 2004 BMW, 330i.

1 Answer

Scott Robson

I would guess a Camshaft Position sensor is at fault. Get your codes read to tell you the exact issue.

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