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  1. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Can't get my head around this one, my 03 E60 suddenly has no boost. It drives fine, no noises and smooth as it's every been. Scanned the car and came up with these faults. P1253 Boost Pressure Position Circuit Open P1252 Charge air pressure actuator short to ground Thing is that this car has...
  2. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, I think I am right that fuse number 14 labeled the engine control on the diagram sheet is the ecu unit? Anyone please confirm?
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I'm looking into getting a new turbo as it sounds like a police car is following me around. Turns out there are two possible variations for my car, one costing almost twice as much, it's this possible, and why would bmw do this??!
  4. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Does anyone know how to do it properly according to bmw official? Many videos on youtube with different ways on how to do it? Do you need software to do it?
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey all, My BMW 318i 2003 Auto has an issue, sometimes it'll idle really rough, the entire car will vibrate and it feels like it wants to cut out (but doesn't), there is also a lack of power, the car will struggle to climb hills and accelerate, the problem worsens if I drive more aggressively...
  6. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi by any chance i can fit rear pdc wires form e46 or other models to e39 estate? kindly regards
  7. Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    hi all and thx for any help im looking for cheap e39 scaner i think to get C110 from ebay ,please any advice
  8. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi all and thx for any help im looking for cheap e39 scaner i think to get C110 from ebay ,please any advice
  9. BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi, I have just purchased an E46 convertible 03 plate 318ci, it is the face ift model. I would really appreciate anyone's advice and help in converting this into looking ike a Facelift M Sport. I am planning on converting this into a M Sport (the bumpers and side skirts). First of all is...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Reviving a conversation as it's been a long time since anyone has posted on this particular topic- particularly if there are changes in available parts. I've been reading as much as possible to understand what would be an appropriate BMW short-shift solution for my car, which is the lesser-loved...
  11. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi, forgive me if I have written in the wrong place I'm new haha. I have bought a cable for my business CD radio head, installed and tried it with music playing but the head isn't recognising the aux cable. I have been reading on another post something about having SA661+650 radio and the kit...
  12. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, First post but hopefully worthwhile. My car has started to develop an occasional knock from the rear, sometimes when cornering, sometimes when going over a bump. Initially a quick look didn't show any immediate bits hanging, and reaching around and grabbing / pulling on arms / links...
  13. General BMW Discussions
    Hello All Bimmer owners, I have just purchased a 2003 (03) 330d 4dr Auto and just cant wait to experiance this from my 2000 W Reg 323ci. I am asking all current and past 330d (E46) owners about this model of Munichs finest. What are the likely Money pit issues, if any? Does this can need...
  14. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey all- am going through what seems to be a common issue for most owners once the car reaches a certain age. There's quite a few posts on similar problems but nothing recent, so I'm hoping there's newer solutions now. The integrated BMW alarm goes off at very random (and inopportune!) moments-...
  15. Technical Guides for the E46
    moved thread moved thread to main forum.
  16. General BMW Discussions
    Hi guys, I've got a 316SE atm, Its been an ok car Ive had a few acceleration issues of late and a reasonable amount of work done on it, But my m8's family are selling decent example 330D Msport estate with 62,000. It's got a good past ownership and regularly serviced. They want £3750 its the 03...
  17. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I had to remove my front inner arch trim this morning as it was so badly damages it was rubbing the tyre. There are two parts, the main thin plastic black piece, and a coloured more sturdy piece which was behine the other. Can anyone advise where to get these online. I can only seem to...
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello from Australia :) I just purchased a 03 318I with the N42 valvetronic engine to replace my sisters vehicle.. At the moment she is driving a 07 lancer manual but with her back condition driving a manual is making it worse. Anyway, this BMW come up cheap and the owner said the head gasket...
  19. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Firstly Hello! My autobox has developed an odd glitch, when going down any hill (no matter how gentle),if I touch the brakes when I'm doing anything over 45mph it changes down a gear slight pause then drops down again. Depending on the speed I'm doing this obviously sends the revs stupidly...
  20. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Could do with some help if someone's experienced same prob thanks jon
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