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  1. 2006 E83 30SD - How to test the X drive is working

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi All, I just wanted some insight about some issues I had with my x-drive system. One day it went nuts and started jumping on its wheels when in tight turns and I got the trifecta of warning lights. I replaced the nylon wheel on the transferbox actuator and did a fluid change which resolved...
  2. E70 2009 3.0sd - Cuts out under hard acceleration

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi! I hope everyone is doing ok! :) I am having a really annoying issue (and dangerous when on a motorway) with my E70 3.0sd, when I boot it, it will sometimes cut out and the engine will die and the gear selector will place the gearbox into N. Until I place the car into P / Park, remove my...
  3. FS: BMW X5 E70 3.0sd 3.5d 286hp M57N2 06-10 Stainless Steel Exhau... - TMS Motorsport

    TMS Motorsport
    More great items brought to you by: THE MOFF SHOP / TMS MOTORSPORT] FS: BMW X5 E70 3.0sd 3.5d 286hp M57N2 06-10 Stainless Steel Exhaust Decat Downpipe Manufactured from high quality T304 stainless steel. Mandrel bent and fully TIG welded for strength and durability...
  4. FS: BMW X5 E70 3.0sd 3.5d 286hp M57N2 06-10 Stainless Steel Exhau... - TMS Motorsport

    TMS Motorsport
    More great items brought to you by: THE MOFF SHOP / TMS MOTORSPORT] FS: BMW X5 E70 3.0sd 3.5d 286hp M57N2 06-10 Stainless Steel Exhaust Decat Downpipe Manufactured from high quality T304 stainless steel. Mandrel bent and fully TIG welded for strength and durability...
  5. X3 3.0SD Remap

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Just had my X3 3.0SD remapped through Jason at BWChiptune at Simon Thorpe's in Grimsby. The difference in performance is outstanding and the engine feels a lot smoother plus I'm already seeing a slight increase in MPG, so many thanks guys I'm a very happy chappy.
  6. 3.0sd engine stalling and dying, ecu not showing error codes

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    My dads car is showing a strange issue after recent maintenance done. First of, a tech removed the dpf and coded out the regeneration and egr. Car worked fine. Then took it to ZF transmission for servicing where they replaced the oil and cleaned the brains. After this service the car...
  7. e83 3.0sd regen question

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    quick question please had our 2008 e83 3.0sd for 2 yrs now and done 12000 mile and have never noticed it go into regen , does a light come on when its doing its thing ? it passed its mot last week so emmisions must be fine my wife only goes to work aprox 25mile a day but every couple of weeks we...
  8. Thermostat failure, DPF goosed? E70 3.0sd

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    HI There :) A while back my car completely lost power, but strangely didn't display any error messages. I took it to a seemingly well respected garage in north London who (correctly) diagnosed it with a blocked DPF. They carried out a "dpf clean" changed the exhaust back pressure sensor...
  9. 2007 E83 X3 3.0sd Newbie

    Introductions
    Hi, Currently driving a metallic dark blue (I think it's Monaco blue) X3 which has been in the family for a number of years now and is a great car. Looking forward to getting to know the various areas of the forums, get new perspectives on the X3 and share a bit of banter! Dom
  10. E70 2007/8 High mileage 3.0SD - purchase

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, I am currently looking for an X5 for my parents who are replacing their ageing Amazon Colorado. They wanted a newer Amazon or Shogun until i showed them the difference in spec compared to a similar year X5 (albeit with slightly higher mileage) - which is far less agricultural. Being a...
  11. 17" Winter wheels on an X3 3.0sd?

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi All, I have just replaced my facelift '56 2.0d E83 X3 for an '07 3.0sd E83 X3. I had 19" wheels on my old car and have 19" on the new car. I have a set of 17" BMW winter wheels that I used to use on my old car. My question is the old car had 325mm brake discs and the new has 332mm discs...
  12. Buying help - E83 3.0sd

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi there. As topic suggests, i am looking to acquire an E83 3.0sd in the coming weeks and would like some pointers on what to look out for (common faults etc) and what to avoid when buying. If anyone has any experience on these, I would be most grateful. Likewise, if anyone knows of one for...
  13. 2006 X3 3.0SD - auto box sticking in gear and high revs

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi, any help gratefully accepted! My X3 3.0SD auto is staying in gear too long and revving. Mpg is understandably more horrific than usual. Had diagnostic check at MoTech BMW specialists in Bournemouth, no faults shown except "incorrect fuel mix" which makes no sense (to me at least). MoTech...
  14. BMW X5 E70 3.0SD Engine cuts out!

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi guys, I have a bmw x5 2009 e70 3.0 sd. The problem with the car is that when i put my foot down the engine cuts out, i took it to a bmw specialists to hook it up to a computer and check for faults, it came back saying that the 4th, 5th and 6th injectors are having activation problem. The car...
  15. X3 3.0sd (2006) Oil leak Help!

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, I have a 2006 X3 3.0sd that has a oil leak which is not visible, It occurs when kickdown is used and the speed is exceeds 80mph. It isnt much of a leak and is only evident when the vehicle is parked up afterwards. The oil drips are on the drivers side of the car. The drip tray has been...
  16. Required X3 3.0sd Turbo Tuning

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi everyone does anyone know a company or where i can get my 3.0sd tuned to near the 400bhp+ Mark. ive seen people remapping etc.... but i want that extra bit more. so if anyone knows be very grateful for some information thanks. im come across this site claims are around 373bhp Chiptuning...
  17. Difference between bmw x5 3.0sd & xdrive 35d

    General BMW Discussions
    First of all I apologise if this topic has been discussed before, I did do a search but found nothing. Can anyone explain the difference between the BMW X5 3.0SD and BMW X5 XDRIVE35D Models?? I was under the impresssion that both models are All Wheel Drive (XDRIVE) 3 litre Twin Turbo Diesels...
  18. 2005 X3 3.0sd, Brake pad recommendation

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi My brake pad light came on today. Am havebeen looking around to change both front and rear ones. Was quoted around £360 from both dealer and indy. What is the best brand to use and is it easy to do it myself. Also do i need to change the sensor as well. Any advise is appreciated Thanks
  19. 2006 E83 X3 3.0SD - engine falters under load

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Afternoon, I have an X3 3.0SD diesel Dec 2006 model with 73k miles on the clock. It starts, runs OK but I have fault where the car seems to "feel lumpy" under load. If i kick down to overtake the car does take off and accelerates well, but there is a noticeable lumpiness to the acceleration, it...
  20. 2009 E83 X3 3.0sd - Tyres Front 19's

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, I'm struggling to find premium brand 235 / 45 R19 95W for a 2009 3.0sd. Is there anything out there to compare with Pirelli, Conti or Michelin that are available or do I have to resort to 18" rims? Thanks in advance.
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