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  1. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Have I left it too long to get a gearbox oil change. Its never had one before and now on 135K miles and 57 plate. Gearbox feels fine with no issues, except slight symptoms of slippage but only noticeable for first few mins from cold. Will doing a change now just cause potential issues or best...
  2. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hey guys. I've done an extensive research on various forums before posting here and now I've exhausted my findings. I have mixed views and wanted to see if any of you have had the same issue. My issue is as follows: first thing in the morning upon starting the car, the revs jump up and down...
  3. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Can anyone please tell me what this red vacuum hose attaches to? It was hanging down in my engine bay, and it has a snapped off plastic pipe attachment inside its end, so has obviously snapped off something, but I can't find where it attaches. (I am about to change the serpentine belt, which...
  4. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello everyone, this is my first post in this forum after i purchased my first bmw. It is a late 2009 320d e90 facelift. It has 177 Hp.it is still being transported from switzerland, so for more days i have some questions for the ones that have already experience with e90. Some of my friends...
  5. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello! Long story short - the car seemed a little bit down on power so I decided to check its operational parameters. Results are following: acceleration 0-100 km/h: 10.2 s whereas for new car it's 7.7 s. Logfile (attached to this post) showed that turbo spool-up differs from target value and...
  6. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Any advice / help on the following issues would be greatly appreciated, otherwise the car may have to go. My local garage does not seem to have a clue. 1. Eratic idle, revs going up and down on start up and driving around. It can go away after a good run and is warm but then returns again. 2...
  7. BMW Tuning Forum
    As title says guys and girls, What would be the best route to go with regards to tuning eg. Fmic, air intake etc... And what problems would I be expecting and is there any way around those suspected problems? For example I've heard the auto gearbox can not handle over a certain torque...
  8. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello guys! My friend have 2 problems with his BMW 5 series. He just bought it. Issue 1. There is no boost whatsoever. There is a sound coming from the electronic on the turbo when engine is off! Check the sound here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2lb0N7De4U Issue 2. Idrive ccc pro unit...
  9. General BMW Discussions
    Hi Guys, New user here!! Be gentle!!! I bought my bimma in Jan and within a week I had a clutch judder issue, that the dealer has been ignoring me about up until about a week ago! Finally, after 3 weeks this last time the car being at the dealer again, they are still saying their technicians...
  10. General BMW Discussions
    First of all excuse me im new to the whole forum thing but i have a 320d 2007 model which when bought the car was listes as a 320 m sport model 177 but when you open the hood i see an m47 which is the 163 hp model
  11. General BMW Discussions
    Hello everyone! I have been reading this forum for a while but never posted. However the time has come for a new car! The budget is around £6000 ideally, and I am looking at a few 520ds with around 80-90k miles. The manuals are significantly cheaper (around £1000/2000). It will be used mainly...
  12. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I've changed the turbo on my car having done 166k miles, but can't remember detaching this red braided fine rubber hose. Does anyone know where it attaches to, as it's got me baffled! Thanks, Dave.
  13. Introductions
    Hi all, I'm new to the forum and want to introduce myself, my car is going for a remap and egr delete tomorrow, I'm hoping for good results. ?
  14. BWchiptune Feedback Forum
    Jason, After doing some research into getting my car remapped your name has cropped up time and time again as the person to see, do you have any vendors in the Norfolk area and roughly what price am I looking at for a custom remap? Regards Danny
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  15. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Guys, I am new to this site. (forgive me if i am not posting correctly). I have just purchased a 2007 BMW 520d M sport, (177bhp). It has covered 88,000 miles. I am delighted with it, it drives immaculately, the ride is perfect and delivers impressive economy. However, after doing some...
  16. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, New to this forum and just seeking advice.. Picked up my 320d auto coupe from stratstone, great car. However, yesterday I went to go to the shop, and when pulling out of my house (I live on a main road), I moderately pressed the pedal so that it would rev to about 3000rpm and get me...
  17. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    help please, i have trawled through other posts but can't seem to find same.driving along quite happy this morning then all of a sudden car lags and jerks between 2-2.5k in second,then is ok,will also do it in third,same rev range,dont know about fourth(not gone fast enough today lol),seems if i...
  18. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, i'm having an issue with my e91 320d 177. I decided to get a remap recently and when i got the car back i instantly noticed the difference lots more torque but on the way home the car seemed to go back to standard power (no lights on the dash) I turned the car off and went for another drive...
  19. BMW Tuning Forum
    Hey im after some help, im looking at tuning my 2008 320d m sport (177bhp) auto, i was thinking of just removing the diesel particulate filter, EGR valve and a remap, but as my car is an automatic what will be the pros and cons if any??? also has anyone on here got a tuned auto diesel????
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