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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi I have a bmw 318 2l and seames to be kicking blue smoke oil on idle and when stood and you get a burning oil smell when under load and is going tho oil I have had a look under bonnet and it seames to have a lot of oil at the left hand side at back as you stand and look at it any info...
  2. General BMW Discussions
    hi guys anyone can advise me pls with those fault codes ? thanks in advance! codes kn a pic, but if u cant see them its bm is remaped, dpf off, egr deactivated. was driving with blocked dpf for a while as no error come up... 1st 25D000 2nd 290B00 25D400
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello, I'm looking to buy a used in working condition DME for my 3.2L euro 98' M3 M/T. Mine is broken, otherwise if someone knows some good place in UK that offer repari service please let me know Thanks
  4. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello I interested in buying a 318 F30 2l diesel. The one I saw yesterday was a 2012 318 2L diesel (manual, saloon) with 145k miles. The car was in excellent condition (SE spec with leather seats) and was previously owned by one owner. Being a company car it had clocked up considerable...
  5. BMW Engine Conversions
    Hello , i have a e39 from 99, was 520i,, but the engine is over..finish. i order a m52tub28, from a e46 , complete , with gearbox , imobiziler , throtle , and cables. As long as i know i need only 528 engine mounts , and a oil sump ( seller told me to buy thisone too) . Can i get some advices...
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi i am new to here but i have recently purchased BMW E46 318ti 2l only last sunday which i knew needed some work doing but was at a good price and i have wanted this type of car for many years so i couldnt resist and from searching for many things on the net your forum comes up each time and i...
  7. BFuk Open Topic
    Seen this offer. May help you guys.
  8. BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    1999 E36(?) Z3 2L (1997cc) - ABS light [Resolved] A friend has a Z3 that he is trying to sell but the ABS light is now on constantly. I tried to read the ABS via INPA but none of them would work. Car starts and seems to drive OK. Any other ideas?
  9. Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    I have just tried to help a work friend with her partners Z3 as the ABS light is on all the time. Using INPA I checked that I could communicate with the engine. Trial and error gave me the MS 42.0 for M52 new as the one to use. Reported Plausibilitaet Signal Brake light switch / brake light...
  10. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    hi my head unit volume will increse with the speed of the car is there a way to turn this off and have it normal volume all the time also is there a way to increase the max volume has it doesnt seem very loud
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I just bought this car from Cargiant. Had a full service done at yesterday HiQ in East Ham. They used a local brand fully synthetic (5W30) engine oil. They also changed the radiator coolant and brake fluid. Also did my tracking and wheel balancing. Questions 1) 5L engine oil was used...
  12. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, Iam thinking of droping the oil on me x3 the service is not due for another 6k, because ive got a long towing season ahead has i only bought the car last mounth, so could anyone tell me how to get to the sump and locate the oil plug and wot sort of bolt it is and size. many thanks steve67.
  13. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, I wounder if anyone could tell me were the airfilter is on me x3 as i have had the black engine cover off and still can not locate it if anyone tell me were it is and how to remove it please. thank you.:confused