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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I wonder if anyone can help. My Son has a 2002, BMW E46 320Ci. The car seems to be running too rich as all the plugs are black and sooted. After scanning it shows an error on fuel bank 1&2 with misfires on all 6 cylinders with codes P1343, P1344, P1346, P1348, P1350, P1352. We've checked for...
  2. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hey guys I'm having some major issues with the barrel lock/central locking on my E36. The barrel lock on the driver side is completely jammed, and the passenger side one will only turn to lock the car; which obviously I don't want to do as I won't be able to open it again. My mechanic has...
  3. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi I found a reel of Alpha Wire 18AWG 16 strand PVC wire in my dad's garage. Can I use it on my car and if so, what would be the maximum current the wire could take please? Thanks webboc
  4. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi I've been working my head around cold winter battery starts and all that. In testing the amps being drained when the car is switched off, I am aware that it should rain about 300ma for the first 16 minutes after the ignition key is removed and then drop to below 50ma - is this correct...
  5. Alloy wheels and tyres for sale
    16" BMW Z3 alloy wheels (Style 55). No Kerbing or Buckles. As new condition. 2 x Falken ZIEX ze914 tyres with 7mm tread. 2 x Falken FK452 tyres with 5.5mm Tread. All tyres have no punctures or damage. £325 ono Pm me for any questions. Collection from Crewe or can delivery within...
  6. Turbocharging your BMW
    Hi people Just a quick question. Are the BMW f20 116i and mini r56 cooper s coil packs the same as I'm wanting to upgrade my coil packs as I've had a few go down on me when driving. Cheers
  7. Alloy wheels and tyres for sale
    As above offers for 4 alloy wheels in style 45: 16" winter tyres on but not to happy so wheels only really. (location Cornwall)
  8. General BMW Discussions
    Hi, I am new on here and looking for a bit of help and advice if possible from the forum users. I also apologise in advance if this subject has already been covered, but I can't find anything anywhere hence my questions. I need to try to build from standard BMW parts a 1600cc engine that...
  9. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I have an end of 2012 320d M sport. Recently discovered this issue that when setting both sides to 16 degrees and opening all air con vents, the central passenger vent will blow out much warmer air compared to the rest of the vents. This is with AC on. Even tried shutting them all off and...
  10. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, As per the title, I've been offered a winter set of 16inch e60 alloys with tyres, has anyone fitted 16's over Msport brakes without any spacers?
  11. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi :) I want to share some pics and my experience on installing bigger speakers in a e39. I´m from Denmark, so I´m not perfect in writing in english, but I hope you understand anyway :) My BMW e39 has got the OEM hifi-system with 10 speakers. I don´t think the sound of that system is very...
  12. TMS Motorsport
    More great items brought to you by: THE MOFF SHOP / TMS MOTORSPORT FS: K&N Typhoon Induction Kit - BMW MINI One/Cooper II 1.4L 1.6 Built for performance and show, the Typhoon® Air Intake System is a free-flowing mandrel-bent aluminum tube induction system designed to fit many sport...
  13. BMW ECU Tuning and Standalone Tuning
    has anyone had the remap? 136bhp to 210bhp??
  14. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi All, I've registered here in a bit of desperation really - the Mini forums are pretty dead... I know the Countryman Cooper D uses a form of the BMW N47 engine so wondered if I could get some advice over here? It's been back to the dealers a couple of times and each time i've mentioned this...
  15. General BMW Discussions
    hi does any one know if the fan attached to the egr valve on this car is supposed to run constantly or is it intermittent im having rev issues from tick over the car revs up to 2500 thou revs then drops down to tick over again any ideas received with thanks
  16. BMW Parts for Sale
    Original/genuine BMW Styling 306 Streamline Alloy Wheels with Excellent Dunlop BluResponse Tyres. Alloys are in very good condition as seen on the pictures, no crack, buckles or repairs. The Offset on these is ET31 and the size is 7" x 16". They have been removed from an E90 Efficient...
  17. Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    Really need a 16 spline locking nut key, as I've asked my local BMW dealer and they said they need some sort of number, which is usually found on the locking key ... but i don't have one, so around in circles we went. SO if anyone has a 16 spline key, please let me know Thanks
  18. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hello, my 16pin port on my e46 2001 318i touring in not working and i don't have a 20 pin socket under hood. I checkes my fuse and they are good. Does anybody know what could be a problem? Is this common to e46? Thank you
  19. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Evening chaps, a little while ago I purchased a 316i 1.6 compact which would not blow hot air in the car. I have given the cooling system a overhall, new water pump, thermostat coolant etc. I have bleed it through and now get hot air blown in the cabin but only if you give it a bit of throttle...
  20. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Car is a BMW E90 320D. Went into my local tyredealer today asking about prices for two rear tyres size 205/55 r16 which presently have runflats fitted. He suggested going for non run flats all round and said that it would transform the car. Obviously he makes more money by suggesting this, but...