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  1. BMW e88 120i performance exhaust system replacement

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Hey I'm looking at upgrading my car with a new exhaust system to give it a better sound as it is very restricted at the moment. It's the e88 120i convertible 2 litre 2011 model looking for something that isnt gonna break the bank and was wondering if anyone had any suggestions or if anyone had...
  2. 120i coupe hpfp/ high pressure fuel pump / issue on start up?

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi, So I purchased a 59 reg 120i coupe petrol (E82) some weeks ago and since having it it’s been struggling on start up, cranks up sometimes for a good 5+ seconds before it even comes on- this is mainly after it hasn’t been in use for some hours. It starts shaking then and takes minutes to...
  3. E82 120i intermittent starting issue and lumpy idle

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi, just wondered if there are any known issues to check that can cause a 120i petrol to crank for longer before firing about 1 in 20 times starting it? Also has the odd lumpy idle about once a week. Car is a 2013 coupe 54k miles, not modified. Had new plugs to try to solve it but no change...
  4. 2005 120i 150hp transmission issues 2DCA

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    hi all, i have a hard problem on my 120i last time i changed my spark plug and the O2 sensors ( 2 ) they are Wideband just after that my car run normally but when i kick down some problem appears! i have the red symbol of the transmission and i cant run normally the gearbox do shit so i...
  5. E87 120i Key fob not working

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hello The key fob of the car is not working. The doors are locked and unlocked by the central locking button under the hazard lights.The battery of the key fob has been changed, but it still does not work. By pressing the key fob buttons (to unlock, lock and unlock the boot), the start stop...
  6. E87 120i Key fob not working

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hello The key fob of the car is not working. The doors are locked and unlocked by the central locking button under the hazard lights.The battery of the key fob has been changed, but it still does not work. By pressing the key fob buttons (to unlock, lock and unlock the boot), the start stop...
  7. Central locking not working BMW E87 120i 2005

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hello The central locking of the car is not working. The doors are locked and unlocked by the central locking button under the hazard lights.The battery of the remote key has been changed, but it still does not work. I tried the remote key and it turned out that pressing each of the three...
  8. 2015 F20 120i - intermittent false warnings on central display

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Over the last few months I have experienced numerous irregular warnings for a fault in the lighting system; the warning shows on the central display for a few seconds and then stops. When I check the condition of all lights they are fine. On two occasions, when the outside temp was close to...
  9. 120i P0012 driving me crazy

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    The wife has a 2008 120i, it has been running fine until a couple of months ago she loaned it to her son to take away for the weekend. We are in Auckland and there is an island out in the Hauraki Gulf, so it was literally a drive to the ferry terminal, a few kms, then a few kms at the other end...
  10. 120i Proud new owner

    Introductions
    Hey all , just got my first but not last Beemers a month or so back , lovely little 10 plate 1 series 120i coupe , put some nice new boots on her n lowered via H&R coilovers , attached a pic to show her off ?
  11. E87 120i 2008 valve cover gasket how-to guide

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi, Recently dipped my toes into the 1-Series world after being mostly a 5-series bore. Took a look at doing the valve cover gasket today which is something I've done lots of times on the 5xxi straight 6s and V8s. I couldn't find a decent clip of this job being done on a 1-series. Can someone...
  12. 2007 120i Indicator bulb replacement/problem

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Tonight I tried to change my front left side indicator/turn bulb Checked YouTube and it showed a removeable plate inside the front wheel arch and behind the plate is the bulb holder .....Simple Except my car doesnt have this plate. So instead I tried to get access from under the bonnet/hood...
  13. 120i Manual or 125i Auto?

    General BMW Discussions
    I'm in the process of purchasing my first ever BMW! :D (120i) So I was looking on 'build your BMW' and I came across the 125i which comes with an automatic gearbox as standard. My question is do you believe that paying an extra £2500 for the 125i over the 120i is worth it? Considering that...
  14. BMW 120i breakdown help please!

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi all. I was driving home and over took a slowing car I accelerated and the engine seemed to cut out. I pulled over and the battery light came on. It now won't start and won't jump either. I won't even turn over. I tried to bump it but the rear wheels lock up. The battery lights been on for a...
  15. 2017 plate 120i purchase

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Really unsure where to post this but considering buying a 120i Sport 5 door Pre Reg 2017 plate and wondered if there were any known issues with them. I believe they had a revamp for the 67 plate with digital instruments but not sure if anything else has changed. I presently have an e46 320d on a...
  16. E87 120i rattle she sound like a diesel !

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bkziYMwhnA4Hi ! Just bought my 120i, it's a second hand with 56.000km, automatic, bought it with oil leaks and some other problems, wasn't afraid because I planed to fix them. But I noticed a weird rattle when the engine was cold especially when putting the car...
  17. BMW 1 sereis 120i M Sport error code 30EA DeNox catalytic converter sulfurized.

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi All, For 2 weeks now i have had the issue where when i try to hard accelerate the engine will stutter. The past week this has now been backed up by an engine warning light coming on and the engine being even more restrictive until i can pull over and turn off the ignition. Upon stopping at...
  18. 120i M Sport Engine size

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Most probably a simple question really. What cc's is the engine in the 2017 (current) 120i M sport ? The brochure is frankly useless and does not say and there are differing suggestions elsewhere that it is either a 1.6 (1595cc) or a 2.0(1995cc) May be best if I say it is the UK version as it...
  19. BMW 120i N46: error code 26B3 camshaft sensor exhaust

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi All, First time posting with the hope that someone might be able to help. Got a BMW 120i with the check engine light on. Read the Fault codes using INPA and I got the following: 2B63 CDKPH2 - camshaft sensor outlet Error counter: 1 Logistic counter: 40 Mileage...
  20. 2004 BMW E87 120I Sport - AUX option missing (BMW Business CD)

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hello, This issue is driving me crazy! I bought a second hand BMW 120I (E87) and the car comes with a cigarette lighter and an 'AUX IN' port in-between the driver and passenger seat. When I click 'Mode' I can only select 'CD' & 'Radio' no 'AUX' option is available. I have plugged my car up to...
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