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  1. 2004 E46 330ci- M54 Lump- Aggressive Misfire and Engine Management Light

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys, I have just been out to my 330ci convertible, started it up and it is missing really aggressively, literally shuddering on idle, I tried moving it and its much the same, kept it running for a few mins in the hope it would clear but it didnt, then when I pulled it back on the drive the...
  2. 2004 E46 318ci M-Sport Coupe - Extended Wheel Bolts Q?

    General BMW Discussions
    I recently fitted spacers to the rears so I had to use new extended wheel bolts & locking wheel nuts...there were brand new & shiney so I also added them to the fronts even though I don't have spacers on them...will the length affect the front, steering/brake discs or anything else?? Is it safe...
  3. 2004 E46 320d saloon - DSC & Handbrake lights amber - SE21 Fault code

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Guys, After my swirl flap ingestion i now have another seemingly expensive fault. My DSC and Handbrake lights have been coming on amber for the past week. Went to Indy and had codes read today and the fault code showing is: SE21 - pressure sensor 2 electrical failure What i'd like to...
  4. 2004 E63 645ci Conv Black Kidney Grills

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi All, Any ideas where to get quality black grills for my 6er? Seen loads on Ebay but have been warned that quality is a huge issue with these, especially with paint coming off. Ideally I'm after a set in Matte Black. Cheers, Lewis
  5. 2004 E46 320d warning light

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi all i have a 04 320d and there's a warning light on the dash, i have no pics of it and can't source any. i'l try and describe it, it's a yellow box with 3 lines above it. have had the faults read and the only faults showing were 4 glow plugs and glow control unit, cleared faults and re...
  6. 2004 E46 325Ci, squealing brakes.

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Just had all my discs and pads replaced front and rear and now a week later the rear brakes are squeeling when brakeing making me sound like a bus .........anyone know what it could be thanks ........2004 e46 325ci
  7. 2004 E64 645ci Convertible front bumper respray

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi All, Having swapped the number plates over on my new motor, I spotted that there was some paint flaking underneath the front plate and since snow foaming and jet washing, this flaking is getting bigger. It turns out that there has been a respray before but not prepped correctly which has...
  8. 2004 E87 120d - water leak and clutch judder

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi, I am new to the forum, have recently bought a 1 series BMW 120D 2004model with 50k miles and full bmw service history from a private seller. The car drives well; very similar to my previous car - mercedes benz 2005 C200 CDI sports coupe. I have noticed a few problems on the vehicle...
  9. 2004 E87 118d - turbo whistle?

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi all, we have developed a wistling noise from our 118d 2004 model. It has got louder over the week, but has lost no power and is not chucking smoke out abnormally. The noise is mainly noticeable as the revs drop, ie, rev it up a bit standing still and then let the revs fall and you here the...
  10. 2004 e46 330ci SMG III- UUC Exhaust

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi, i wanted to share some good videos of my E46 with a UUC TSE3 Corsa Exhaust, Full Catback. Is really amazing!! I think is the best choice for the E46. Before: YouTube - BMW 330Ci OEM Exhaust before UUC TSE3 Exhaust After: YouTube - BMW 330Ci With UUC TSE3 AWESOME!!! YouTube - BMW 330Ci...
  11. 2004 E46 318Ci M Sport. Rear LED Light Problem. (fixed).

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I have a few LED's out on my N/S/R light, can these be individually changed or is it a new unit? Does BMW warranty cover this?
  12. 2004 E46 325ci reset service indicator on dash

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    As above just had car serviced by my freinds garage and he forgot to reset service milage contdown does anyone know how to do this on a e46 2004.....thanks
  13. 2004 E53 X5 - Oil light warning

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi there can anyone advise. My friends x5 d 2004 oil low light comes on after a long journey drive but when you dip the oil it's fine nothing came up in a dio check either is it something to worry about or a common fault feedback would be very welcome cheers guys