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Frequently asked questions about BMW ignition coil change & replacements

Read our answers to questions about ignition coil replacement costs, symptoms and more.

What does an ignition coil replacement on my BMW involve?

  • Mechanic will read the ECU for possible fault codes related to the ignition system.
  • Mechanic will inspect the ignition system and spark plugs.
  • If necessary, the mechanic will replace the ignition coil pack(s)
  • Mechanic will advise if any other parts need to be replaced.
  • Mechanic will check if the ignition system works correctly again and will test drive the car.

What are the symptoms of a bad BMW ignition coil?

The main symptoms that can occur when there is a faulty ignition coil are;

  • When starting the car is problematic.
  • When the engine cuts out after starting.
  • When the engine does not run smoothly (the engine misfires).
  • When the car vibrates excessively.
  • When the 'Check Engine' light on the car's dashboard is on.

How long does it take to replace an ignition coil on my BMW?

An ignition coil or coil pack replacement usually takes around 1 hour, but can take less or more time. Ultimately, the time that the job will take will depend on a number of factors, like your vehicle's make and model, year, as well as other factors. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.

How often should I replace my BMW ignition coil?

Ignition coils are critical to the smooth running of an engine. Without them, the engine will simply not work as it should, if at all. Therefore as soon as you are advised that the ignition coil(s) need changing, you should do so. Running an engine with a faulty ignition coil can also cause additional wear and tear on other items.

Ideally, even if there are individual ignition coils per cylinder, they are replaced as a set and not individually. On engines where there is one coil pack covering all the cylinders, there is no option in this.

What are the symptoms of a failing BMW ignition coil?

The symptoms of a failing ignition coil can include:

  • Engine misfires
  • Vehicle may vibrate or experience juddering
  • Reduced fuel economy
  • Decrease in engine power

Should I replace all BMW ignition coils at once?

If you have one bad ignition coil, it’s possible that the others may go bad soon. Replacing all of them will save you the hassle of having to replace them one at a time.

When should I replace my coils in my BMW?

There is no specific time period for when you need to replaced ignition coils, however, it's good practice to get them checked during an annual service and inspected for wear and tear every 50,000 miles or so.

Can local garages offer home collection and delivery for BMW ignition coil replacement?

Yes, many local garages are able to offer collection and delivery for an ignition coil replacement on your BMW. With ClickMechanic collection & delivery is free if your vehicle is drivable. Once booked a mechanic will pick up the vehicle on the day and time of your choice, do the work, and return the vehicle at a time convenient to you. Simply enter your vehicle registration number and postcode to get an upfront price for a ignition coil replacement on your BMW.

Can mobile mechanics do BMW ignition coil replacement at my home or office?

Yes, mobile mechanics can do an ignition coil replacement at your home or office on your BMW, provided there is a safe and sufficient space to conduct the repair or replacement. With ClickMechanic, once booked for a date and time of your choice, your booking will be offered to vetted mobile mechanics in your area.

How much does a BMW ignition coil replacement cost?

The cost for a BMW ignition coil replacement depends on the model of your BMW. See the averages for different models below. We use industry standard data & millions of data points so you know what you should be paying.

These estimates may include Ignition coil and Ignition coil.

Average costs for 7 models not shown due to insufficient data. Show ∨

  • BMW X6
  • BMW 8 Series
  • BMW Z8
  • BMW i3
  • BMW i8
  • BMW X4
  • BMW 2 Series

Estimates on average repair costs, such as the above results for an ignition coil replacement, are based on ClickMechanic's quote data which combines multiple third-party sources. Actual costs may vary. We provide estimates on average repair costs for information only and accept no liability for any inaccuracies or errors. If you think an estimate is incorrect, please contact us to let us know.

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