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  1. 2004 E70 X3 2.5i - Jammed Bonnet

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    My nearside bonnet catch appears to be jammed shut while the offside appears to be released. There is slight tension in the release lever but no movement on activation of the lever. Any ideas for opening the bonnet??
  2. 2003 E85 Z4 2.5i - passenger door won't open

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    does anyone know how to get in my passenger door? ive removed the panel with great difficulty the door button lifts up but when i try to open, nothing happens, is it deadlocked? the central locking motor works, any info will be appreciated
  3. 2003 E85 Z4 2.5i - Tyre, DSC and Hanbrake lights on!?

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    Hi Guys, Just wondering if anyof you can help me or had a similar experience? The past few days my Z4 has been showing me the Tyre Pressure, Handbrake and the DSC (i think it is, the triangle with the !) all lit in orange and all at the same time. I find it weird though as they dont come on...
  4. 2003 E85 Z4 2.5i Engine seized - any ideas please?

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    Hi all, a strange tail to tell on my wifes Z4 and am wondering if anybody can point in the right dierection here. Basically the story is that we have a 2.5 Z4 2003 reg which we have owned from new. It has 19000 miles on and has been fully dealer serviced since new. It had the oil replaced in...
  5. 2000 E39 523i touring with a 2.5i engine?

    General BMW Discussions
    Hello, I am looking to buy a 2000 523i is nice condition etc from a dealer and have noticed on his site which gives the info of the car that on the heading it has 523i, but further in the info I noticed it stated 2.5i engine. On asking the dealer if he new why this was he seemed genuine & told...
  6. 2004 E83 X3 2.5i SE - headlight bulb changing

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    I am wanting to replace the main beam headlight bulbs. The owner's manual does a good job of explaining how, but passanger side is different then what is in the book. Where the cover with the metal clip should be there is what looks like an air duct between the light housing and air filter box...
  7. 2003 E85 Z4 2.5i roof and built-in Sat Nav issues

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    I have a couple of problems with my 2003 Z4 2.5i and really can't get to the bottom of them! Any help/experience anyone can give would be great... 1) My roof operates fine, but when fully down the motor never automatically stops and the red light keeps on flashing. Am guessing there is a...