BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
Hello all.. Looooooong time lurker
Was after some advice please, I have a lovely 1999 Velve Blue Individual 323i convertible.. It is a great spec and only has 3 owners ( 2 being in my family...) . Currently on 82k miles.. full mot and new waterpump and thermostat all sorted, champagne...
ASC+T/DSC and ABS warning lights on (also airbag, but I can sort that out). Tested using MaxiScan OBD2 on 16 pin socket. No fault codes shown. Tried to test using same scanner and 16/20 pin cable on 20 pin socket under bonnet. Scanner powered up but would not connect. Could be MS 309 not...
Just bought a project nice e36 323i convertible got it In the air . Than found oil all over the transmission pan . Has a life time green plastic plug on the bottom of the auto box pad a drain plug at one end . Bought a Mann filter and gasket kit drained the auto box as black as old engine oil...
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I have currently purchased a Bmw E38 728 very nice full leather all the works, Now when I start it up from cold my fan spins like a crack head at a rave for a minute before it cuts out, is this normal? I very rarely hear or feel it kick in when...
BMW 840Ci Sport (E31). 4.4 Litre V8. Birthday 8th March 1999.
Looking for £9500.
One of the very last few built in the desirable Titanium Silver with black nappa leather trim. The is not concourse; however, it is in excellent condition and some minor attention to the paintwork would make it...
BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
G'Day Guys, Here's a curly one. Just replaced my E46 318i 98 manual model with a E46 318i 99 automatic model and attempted to read the codes on that one. I was under the impression it would be a simple plug and play but, not so. Got the "IFH-0003: DATATRANSMISSION TO INTERFACE DISTURBED" for...
On my 523i with M52TU engine. The engine starts fine, warm or cold and tick over OK and will run, with throttle opening, up to around 2000 rpm but any attempt to go higher or crack open the throttle will result in the engine running really lumpy with no increase on rpm. It will remain running...
Radio went off and interior lights on the left hand side came on and the lights under the sun visor don't work now and when I start it up the brake lights stay on plus no air bag light [emoji853]
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I have an E39 535i which I'm currently restoring (rebuilding interior at the moment with new parts).
Once back on the road I am planning the following 'performance' modifications:
1) Eisenmann exhaust
2) K&N panel filter
3) A remap
I have previously owned tuned turbo cars...
I recently purchased a 1999 BMW Z3 2.8 pre facelift with loads of extras.
It has electric heated seats.
I believe the bushes are gone on on the seats as there is a slight movement when i accelerate or brake.
Can you please give me an idea of what it would cost me to replace them...
Hi to everyone, trying to change my steering wheel but the original had a stage 1 air bag whereas
the new one has a stage 2, this is leaving my air bag warning light on the dash on, any ideas other
than pulling bulbs or fuses would be appreciated.
I am hoping you can help me, I recently purchased a 1999 E38 735i with 92,000 miles. After a couple of weeks of ownership I noticed the car was intermittently losing power at higher revs under medium to heavy throttle power. This was happening between 3000 - 5500rpm. The car would...