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  1. 320d loss of (boost) power at about 2500 rpm
  2. 318i 2002 Engine rattle noise 80k miles (with video of engine noise) Please help!?!
  3. need help!!! e46 320d engine mount
  4. 320d loss of power and smokey exhaust
  5. 318i to 328i engine swap
  6. DISA Valve problem- electrical?
  7. Changing gaskets in oil filter housing
  8. N42 Engine Breaking - All Parts Super Cheap
  9. Pillar between windows
  10. replacing a connector on rear light cluster
  11. What size Torx for MAF
  12. 316ti es e46 2004 air con/radiator fan question
  13. 2004 330i sport touring advise
  14. Broken again, won't start 330d
  15. Just picked up a 2003 325ti - found a few problems :)
  16. e46 325 2001 - oil sensor
  17. 2004 e46 316ti compact, where is the e box? dme
  18. 2003 e46 320 diesel P0401 with some questions
  19. BMW 325ci cranks, but wont start- Dashboard warning lights.
  20. e46 330ci (2000) written off suspension and steering rebuild? passenger side
  21. 2001 318 M43 Lambda Fault code 144? More woes!
  22. Inlet manifold bolts! Where are they?
  23. key fob not working (not battery)
  24. 2002 e46 330d - engine fan spinning at max all the time help!
  25. 330d Manual questions.
  26. Quick question on E46 centre caps!
  27. E46 PAS pump advice
  28. 2000 e46 325ci lamba sensors
  29. E91 2008 Estate tailgate problem
  30. E46 Msport Convertible - Handbrake Problem
  31. 2003 e46 330d auto
  32. BMW 320D 2005 Diesel Unlocks if we use handle
  33. E46 323CI complete Bush kit Front/Rear
  34. Checking parameters and so on
  35. Finally did oil change on GM transmission
  36. 2001 E46 Auto 325iSE Difficulty engaging drive
  37. different seats
  38. 2001 E46 320D - Very Loud Turbo Noise
  39. 2004 E46 320d - Faulty Injector Diagnosis & Leak Back Test
  40. Convertible roof closing manually on a 330ci with harmon kardon subwooofer in boot.Advice needed
  41. towing with a 316ti
  42. 2003 E46 318i - Crankshaft sensor replacement FAILURE
  43. E46 owner with the brain of a small pea !!! .Help please!!
  44. 2003 E46 330Ci CSM - Cant accelerate loss of power
  45. 318i, after longer drive no air from vents a/c on
  46. E46 axle stand points
  47. 320d clunk at startup
  48. e46 remote angel eyes
  49. 2004 e46 325ci adding coolant
  50. 2004 316ti e46 gear lever a little sloppy, any ideas
  51. E46 N42 Compression Test
  52. Which Is The Correct Coil?
  53. bmw 318i e46 n42 starting problem
  54. e46 318i '51 coolant boiling over before thermostat opens
  55. E46 330d mport SORTED
  56. Lock problem
  57. e46 CAN BUS timeout ?
  58. Need serious advise and help car stipuck at work 320d touring
  59. Knocking only on downhill mountain hairprin bends!
  60. 318i brake failed AGAIN
  61. 2003 e46 318i p0366 cam sensor
  62. e46 320d touring driver door lock spins, can't open the door with the key
  63. Fitting wing mirror glass on E46
  64. e46 325i 2001 - common horrible burning type smell.
  65. e46 325i 2001 - oil consumption, oil and test questions
  66. 320d tourer saved from swirl flaps failure
  67. Just bought my other half a 2004 compact but need some technical answers Stereo etc
  68. 330CD 204ps - engine noise
  69. 320d won't start, have I broken my BMW?
  70. Newbie advice on egr please
  71. Yellow Warning lights constantly on Dynamic Stability Control and Hand Brake. Fault is ABS Pump!!
  72. 320d idle sound and clicking from oil filler when cap removed
  73. 330d msport. 4530 charge air pressure control fault code.
  74. few questions
  75. wheel sensor? what is this?
  76. High oil & water consumption - is my engine on the way out?
  77. Weird smoke issue
  78. 2001 325ci creaking/knocking front right
  79. How Do I Activate Auxilliary?
  80. Part numbers for polyurethane bushes
  81. 2004 325ci sometimes can't switch to 1st gear (manual)
  82. 318i coolant light...again
  83. DIY Service 2002 330d E46
  84. 330ci oil leak
  85. Beeping noise from inside the car
  86. BMW E46 316 1.9i SE misfire on cylinder 2.
  87. e46 sat nav retrofit
  88. Idling all over the shop, hunting while driving....
  89. 2003 E46 330i not starting
  90. BMW E46 184 bhp
  91. 2003 320d touring - Clutch noise
  92. 2003(53) E46 320D Sport - rattle noise heard when pressing the clutch pedal down
  93. 330ci 2003 lights on after changing pads
  94. Weekend of jobs begins
  95. E46 suspension refresh query
  96. E46 2001 318SE Struggles to start
  97. E46 330CI Engine thumping/knocking noise
  98. 330i Sport Touring
  99. 330i Sport Brake Discs Issue
  100. MV1 Alloys Loosing Pressure
  101. Reconditioned E46 320D 150bhp Engine??
  102. E46 320d Handbrake Shoe Replacement Pin Problem
  103. 320d intercooler- slight leak between platic/aluminium
  104. 320d boost question
  105. Rear top mounts reinforcement plates
  106. 2002 E46 320d won't start, fuel problems?
  107. E46 - N42 - Alternator Replacement - DIY
  108. Engine noise opinons.. WITH VIDEO
  109. 320D main bearings knocks ?
  110. 2003 318 CI Se ( N42) - E46 Start up issue ( Piggy - Snoring noise)
  111. Help please vanos solenoid
  112. Terrible day for me.. Had to crash the window on my Bmw 320.. Hate it.
  113. 03 318I BMW N42 Valvetronic Idle Issues
  114. Saloon e46 boot lenses issue preventative measure.
  115. Rear judder/rumble
  116. 3 Series Compact 316 smoke from oil tank
  117. Misfire in Cylinder, Limp Mode, been a recurring problem over last 3 years.
  118. Sat nav install with hifi
  119. E46 Water Hose
  120. 2002 E46 Angel eye question?!?!?!
  121. Seat occupancy detector, short circuit to B+
  122. BMW 320 DDE light on
  123. 2000 e46 330d warning lights on
  124. 320D e46. very poor running, no power, black smoke from exhaust
  125. 2003 E46 318i - Engine keeps randomly cutting out whilst driving
  126. 2001 E46 Touring water pump leak?
  127. fit handbrake cable
  128. 2003 318 oil leak???
  129. rear brakes
  130. newbie: swirl flaps
  131. 318i keeps looseing power after about 20 mins of driving at roundabouts and junctions
  132. 320D/320CD Temperature question
  133. E46 330CI Reverse sensor control box location.
  134. E46 M54 CDV modification question.
  135. 2002 E46 320d Injectors
  136. E46 very boot struts and auto open
  137. e46 coupe 2002 318ci, couple issues , any ideas
  138. Door card dissemble
  139. Help with Alarm switch please
  140. bmw 318 Ci 2002 idle prob
  141. R46 320d Start & Idle Problems.
  142. bmw 330d decat smell
  143. 330ci, someone do vanos seals?
  144. E46 318 se 1999 rust on rear wheel jacking point
  145. help please 2713 DME OXYGEN SENSOR BRFOR CATALYTIC CONVERTER MIXED UP?
  146. Sr20det in a bmw e46??
  147. 2000 bmw 325 auto
  148. e46 Stutter, jolt, cut out problem
  149. 2001 E46 318i M43 Engine, Manual Gearbox Oil Change, Further Question!
  150. Starting to dislike this BMW, missing wiring for the wing mirrors?
  151. Hot idling problems
  152. Exhaust vibration
  153. Rear wheel arch rust
  154. 2004 320d swirl flaps
  155. Help! Window regulator replacement
  156. E46 320Ci Airbag Warning Light
  157. Instrument Cluster Gauges not working
  158. APEX Lowering Springs 55/ 35mm
  159. traction contro light !!
  160. Diesel exhaust options
  161. 2003 318 Touring - Radiator fan not switching on
  162. E46 Coolant Expansion Tank
  163. 318i n42b20 misfire when warm
  164. N42 engine down on pressure on no3 cylinder
  165. BMW 318 2003 Touring E46 - Oil leak
  166. 320d Clutch and prop shaft centre bearing replacement
  167. 2004 E46 318i oxygen sensor
  168. E46 Tyres....
  169. 2005 e46 320 ci sat nav newbie question.
  170. 2002 325xi Vibration felt only while sitting in rear seat
  171. E46 2003 330Ci Hesitation When Accelerating / P1619
  172. 330i auto gearbox problems
  173. n42 coolant leaks
  174. lambda sensor 320d de-catting advice
  175. 320d drag when coasting in gear when cold
  176. 2004 E46 318i CVV
  177. limp mode or not?
  178. E46 Hedgehog Faults... Please HELP !!
  179. E46 Saloon Rear Brake Locking
  180. 2002-2004 E46 318i- need opinion
  181. Sat nav and general firmware updates etc
  182. GM5 replacement unlocking issue continues
  183. Radiator shutters... what controls them?
  184. 330d e46 transmission oil
  185. Halo rings headache, what ones for E46 Coupe ?
  186. Transmission warning light
  187. Technical fault/repair
  188. e46 325 2001 - bump stop curiosity
  189. 2003 320 td compact morning starting problems.
  190. e46 325i 2001 - rear drop link question (bentley manual)
  191. 318i ES newbie question
  192. E46 325 Convertible - Clunking Noise Backend
  193. Fuse 58 in a 2004 E46 325i tourer
  194. 330d sloppy gearstick (diagram)
  195. 2002 320d - have 8 injectors, which ones to use on the car?
  196. E46 Radio display on the fritz
  197. 2004 E46 318i question
  198. Bmw e46 jacking points
  199. Independant in Nottingham area
  200. Help needed please bmw e46 watch this video
  201. Coupe Exhaust Help
  202. E46 318 se M43 tu Clock Spring/Slip Ring
  203. Anyone local to Oldham
  204. Massivly need help or suggestions
  205. what does this hose do? 2003 320d
  206. 2000 320D Touring
  207. E46 320D 2001 Replaced Vac pipe now PC seems crocked
  208. 325ci Sloppy handling, twitchy back end?
  209. Which Haynes manual?
  210. E46 2004 330D Touring rear brake and side lights
  211. 318i N42 2004 HELP!! Replaced Solenoid seals, now got chain rattle....
  212. how to replace the wing indicator bulbs on a 325 ci auto 2000
  213. Parking sensor issue
  214. 2004 318i split expansion tank N42
  215. 318ci N42B20 Engine Issues - is getting it repaired worth it?
  216. e46 325i 2001 - rear spring removal problem
  217. 2004 E46 330Ci Sport - DISA replacement kit
  218. I think my turbo has blown, help [video] 320d
  219. 2000 e46 323ci check engine light eml light tc light rough idle
  220. E46 - 325i Sport 2003 - Yellow engine light
  221. Seals / gaskets for powersteering pump!?
  222. Parts Number Required (DISA VALVE: e46 2000 318 1.9)
  223. Hot starting problem 330d Manual
  224. Tapping Noise and Hissing Sound.. HELP!
  225. Nightmare trying to find parts for my new BMW Ci....
  226. Car keys from independent parts dealer?
  227. Newby with problematic 318i
  228. Cracked MV1 woes :(
  229. Key is useless
  230. BMW Intercooler pipe came off, P3264 answered
  231. Front Electric windows and radio not working
  232. Front sway bar drop link
  233. Traction control and handbrake light on
  234. 2001 e46 330i auto yaw sensor
  235. E46 318ti SE compact exhaust
  236. Overheating
  237. e46 318i - check engine + EML
  238. E46 318i check engine orange light, fault codes
  239. E46 compact oil
  240. E46 N42 Fault Code
  241. 2003 E46 320i slow coolant leak
  242. 2001 320d 136bhp: Exhaust flexi pipe
  243. E46 330d tourer central locking/parking sensor faults.
  244. 330D 2000 E46 Noise when pushing clutch in
  245. 2001 320d: OBC MPG
  246. 2001 E46 Touring: Central locking
  247. How many miles when fuel light is on? How accurate is OBC? 330 CD!
  248. First service - what to cover?
  249. E46 330d tourer fuel economy figures
  250. smoke coming from round egr