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  1. 2010 E61 520d Headlight Upgrade to AHL

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi All, I recently purchased a 2010 E61 520d which has the halogen projector headlights. Stupidly, i purchased the adaptive headlights (AHL) and thought it would be a straight swap (silly me!). That said, i'm even more confused now on what i need to do to fit them and have them work correctly...
  2. BMW 116i 2010 None starter

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Have a BMW 116i 2.0 lt 2010 with a no start issue. Car cracks over but doesn’t start have put it on the BMW diagnostic ISTA D and I am coming up with a 2F49 fault code have tried recalibrating the CAS and DME with ISTA P goes through the calibration no issues but when it comes to deleting the...
  3. 2010 E61 rear washer faulty

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    HI, The rear screen washer on my E61 has stopped working. With the tailgate open I can see the washer fluid escaping down the left hand side of the door. So the switch is activating the washer pump but it looks as if the hose has come free from the washer jet. Trouble is the jet is in the...
  4. X5 40d M Sport E70 2010 failure

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi. Any ideas as to what this is? Cannot find any diagrams. It is the front of the car. Is it a prop shaft? It is directly in front of the transfer case.
  5. 2010 f10 523i service recommendations

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Apart from the usual: oil filter, air filter, oil, fuel filter, coolant and spark plugs, is there any other type of servicing I should do? Car has done 70k and I was thinking of doing the diff oil and trans fluid. The car is an auto.
  6. 2010 E92 N43B20A - lambda problems and missfires

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I know there are a lot of threads about similar problems but can't quite work out what is going on with mine 320i. When car was bought in Jan 2018 it started running rough shortly after purchase. Changed Coils, Spark Plugs, had it serviced, new fuel pump, new low pressure fuel sensor...
  7. 320i 2010 Rough Idle mainly when cold

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello, New to site so firstly apologies if this problem has been posted previously. I have a 2010 320i and recently I have had a rough idle when starting, usually when cold, took to garage first time around and the ECU reported an issue with the number 2 ignition coil, replaced the ignition...
  8. 2010 F10 523i N53B30 - Unable to start cooling system bleeding procedure

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, Just recently I had an oil change, front brake pad change and coolant change done by an independent garage - reason for the coolant change was that they checked for leaks as the car recently showed that the coolant level was low. No leaks found. The guy who did it told me to check the...
  9. 2010 cic firmware update

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I have an early 2010 E93 with professional navigation. I am trying to find someone who is able to update the firmware on my navigation so I can install map updates. I am in North Derbyshire. Does anyone now someone not too far away that is able to do the upgrade. I understand that BMW will only...
  10. E63N 2010 M6 - DIscs

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi Folks, Real noob question here, forgive me. I've got a "pulsing" feeling on braking, I believe from corrosion because the car isn't taken out too often. Usage hasn't resolved the problem so my choices are either a) Get the disks skimmed (quoted ~£400 total) - bit of a pain to get the car...
  11. 523 2010 advice

    General BMW Discussions
    Looking to buy my mother a 5 series and seen a nice 523 2010 plate. Are these engines ok to buy or are they best avoided?
  12. 2010 525D - ratchet type noise front brakes

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, I have a 2010 F10 BMW 525d with 142k on the clock. Great car. Recently when applying the brakes (and relaesing them) there ia ratchet type noise and you can feel through the pedal the 'click click click' as you press more and more pressure, especially at low speeds the brakes are not...
  13. 2010 E90 320D led indicators

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi I have an issue with drivers side led indicator on headlight not working I had ordered a replacement from eBay it worked two days and failed a replacement was sent and doesn't work at all . Have been told to replace headlight but from bmw will be a 1000 Euro don't want to spend that kind of...
  14. First time owner of a 2010 plate E70 4.0d

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi All, First time BMW owner (my brother is an obsessive). Got a good price on an E70 and just looking at some upgrades and what is the art of the possible and looking for helps Sat Nav - want to get carplay - its a CIC unit - any options to do this? Suspension - would be great to lower...
  15. 2010 X5 E70 Problem installing power folding mirrors

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hey all newbie to the pun intended. So i'm doing a retro fit for the mirrors as my X5 didn't come with them but run into bit of an issue. I bought a second hand pair of LCI (with cameras) that are 3 pin as i was told my mirrors would be 3 pin so will be straight swap plus coding. I...
  16. 2010 F11 530d Sidelight/DRL/headlight aim fault

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, I replaced all the main beam and dipped beam bulbs with Philips XtremeVision bulbs as the previous owner put in cheap bulbs that were of a different colour/poor quality. Was fine for the first 10 miles, then I got a message "Side/daytime lights fault" constantly popping up at random...
  17. 2010 F11 530d - fix sticky PDC button?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    My BMW was the first ever BMW I've ever had, and on the very first day, I accidentally hit my coffee cup and a bunch of coffee spilt on the centre console, and as a consequence, the PDC button is sticky, usually when I push it down, it doesn't come back up for a long while - what's the best way...
  18. 2010 F11 530d - retrofit various OEM options?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    My BMW has the following options already fitted from the factory, and I'm wondering what other factory options I can add in relatively easily? 508 (PDC) 601 (TV) 610 (HUD) 615 (BMW Online) 502 (Headlight cleaning) 609 (Professional sat nav) 612 (BMW Assist) 654 (DAB) 698 (DVD) 6AB...
  19. 2010 E82 120d - Key replacement

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi, I searched the internet and the forums but couldn’t find an answer. I have a 2010 120d coupe with only one key. What’s the easiest and cheapest way to get a spare one? I suppose dealership will charge me a fortune. If I get the one from the link below, is there a simple procedure to program...
  20. 2010 E90 DSC light coming on

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    DSC light on for 1 minute Please assist. I'm stuck. I start the engine on my 2010 E90 316d ES. (118,000 miles). I reverse out of my drive and the orange triangle surrounded by a circle with an arrow, and exclamation mark appears. The sounder bongs once. I believe this is DSC warning. I drive off...