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  1. 118d SE Coupe hardware requirements for stage one tuning

    BMW ECU Tuning and Standalone Tuning
    Good day, I am booked in for a stage one remap/ tune with Celtic tuning in a couple of weeks time on my 118d SE coupe I've heard a number of horror stories about OEM parts not being able to handle to extra HP and torque such as the clutch and flywheel I was just wondering if anyone could offer...
  2. EGR recall and fuel injector issues.

    Car Insurance
    Hi everyone. first time poster looking for help BMW 118D 66 plate with 55,000 miles on the clock. received recall for EGR fault called to book this in couldn’t get me in untill 20th October. However when driving the other night lost all power and white smoke was pouring from passenger side. BMW...
  3. 2008 118d chain snapped

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi guys, as you know from title I have confirmed my chain has indeed snapped by undoing the cam sensor and looking at the camshaft sprocket, no sign of chain and sprocket didn't turn when cranked. Now I am willing to do the job myself however I have few questions. Did the chain snap because the...
  4. Rear wipers not working, diagnostic help - BMW 118d 2007

    Auto Electrical Forum
    My rear wiper and the rear jets are not working, I go to activate them and I hear a whirring noise from what sounds like to the right of the steering wheel (it’s a right hand drive car) but the rear wiper does not move at all and the jets remain dry. Also, when I turn the front wipers on the...
  5. Replaced EGR valve car still hopping. 2010 E82 118D

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    My 118D coupe recently started hopping between 2000 and 3000 revs, idling roughly along with an engine management light and smoky exhaust, when I checked the code I got a P0401 code so I replaced my EGR valve. After replacing the EGR the car idled smoother and stopped being smokey but is still...
  6. BMW 118d 2006 Crank But No Start

    General BMW Discussions
    I have a major problem with my BMW M47 Engine 118d 2006 (150k miles). And I would be grateful if someone can help us as we are located in west midlands! The car has been a mint and smooth runner with no symptoms prior to this issue. A couple of weeks ago I brought the car on reserve miles to my...
  7. E81 118D Injector Seals/ O Ring

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi I am after some information I recently changed an injector seal (Copper washer) and noticed a rubber 'O' ring type seal near the top of the injector/ cam cover. The recess is in the head rather than the injector body. Is this part of the rocker cover gasket? Or is it simply an 'O' ring...
  8. E81 118D hesitation/ Jerking at constant throttle

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi guys i need some advice, I've owned a 2009 58 plate E81 118D since 2 years old, Over the past few years it started to hesitate/ jerk at constant throttle, so in other words if your doing 30mph the car will jerk back and forward, It goes away on acceleration but happens in every gear at...
  9. 2008 E87 118D - Cranks but does not start

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    None starter, car cut out on a drive and would not start again. Fuel level was low so topped up with 5l, changed fuel filter, fuses checked and plugged in to basic diagnostics but no codes. Getting 11.7V pre fuel filter control module with battery switched on, nothing post module until...
  10. 118d Cranking, not starting - ECU?

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    I've Tested my Fuel Quantity Control Valve & Regulation Valve with an oscilloscope as the car is not starting and I have no rail pressure. (HPFP changed, filter changed & LPFP pressure 4bar) Does anybody know what the duty cycle should be when cranking? I'm getting: Fuel regulation Valve...
  11. Rear Subframe for E87 118d (E81 E82 E87 E88 E90 E91 E92 E93)

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    Looking for a rear subframe for an E87 118d. I believe the subframe from any of these models are all interchangeable: E81, E82, E87, E88, E90, E91, E92, E93. Preferably with all the other bits attached - hubs, discs, arms, suspension etc etc all in good condition. Diff not required. Would...
  12. 2007 E87 118D - Alternator issue

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi all, A couple of days ago I got a red battery warning on my dashboard (118D E87). I decided to have a look under the bonnet and took the engine cover off as I thought it might be the alternator on its way. Was surprised to see that the nut normally holding the cable that runs from the...
  13. instument cluster 200-4 118d

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    intermittent problem. various indicator light go on and odometer gyrates wildly. while somewhat unnerving, performance does not seem to be effected.
  14. I want to swap my 118d to a 330d in my 1 series, is that possible and what will I need to change

    General BMW Discussions
    I want to swap my 118d to a 330d in my 1 series, is that possible and what will I need to change Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  15. BMW 118D SE 2008 Gearbox Code?

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi All, I need to find out the gearbox code for my BMW 1 series as I currently have no 1st gear. I can source the gearbox but there are so many different ones. Manual 6 speed Variant - UD72 Version - Euro 5 5a All help is appreciated. Engine type - N47D20U0
  16. E82 Headlights

    My fellow Bimmers. I currently bought an E82 118D 2012. Its white, so i am basically looking to create a white - black theme. I have already changed my badges to black and white carbon, and ordered my both black spoiler lip and bumper lip. Next week i will be installing black wrap on the roof...
  17. 2006 E87 118d - Wont Start, Starter Spinning.

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi all. Please forgive my lack of knowledge of terms etc. I think the vehicle is: BMW 118d 2006 E87 2.0L Turbo. Video of noise: An ongoing issue for approx. 2 months now. Basically: Frequently will require 15-50 presses of ignition button before the engine will...
  18. 2013 E88 118d Cabriolet. Aftermarket alloys

    Having been quoted £1400 to replace three damaged M sport alloys, we are thinking of going for a set of aftermarket alloys. Any advice gratefully received, especially any recommended brands that work with run flats.
  19. Just got 118d need adivce

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, So i just got a 2010 118d a couple of days ago after having a fiat punto and a clio both petrol and very small engines i love the car and really happy with it. Basically asking for any advice and tips etc i also find myself wondering if i should be in 2nd gear doing say 30-35mph or in...
  20. Bmw 1 series 09 sport 118d sensor issue?

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    For the past 2 weeks the triangle warning symbol with the arrow man circling around it has been flashing quite frequently which Jas been affecting the power I thought I had it cleared the other day with a colder clearer obviously didn’t work and the problem persisted, not long after the engine...