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  1. F30 320d Auto gearbox problem

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I'm having a problem with the gearbox (I think) in my 320d. When accelerating at motorway speeds a loud knocking noise starts at about 90mph and stops then once I ease off. I first thought it was a suspension noise but then the conssistency of the speed it starts at it must be in the box...
  2. 320d 2004 chugging

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi So as title the car all of sudden started to chug on tick over.power down fuel consumption swirl flaps no work done although I topped a/c up which never worked but now does! Took off engine covers and there is vapour (oil?) coming from just behind or below vortex breather.took air...
  3. 2002 E46 320d selective mass adjustment shows 0

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Today had some problems with my car, basically at one point after pushing the gas the car started "shaking" and afterwards started sounding weird. Guessing it's injectors. Soon after checked it with INPA, no fault codes and only thing in the reds was the selective mass adjustment for cylinder 4...
  4. BMW 320d 2015auto EGR recall

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi. Im new here so please be nice. In April il i took my car into a BMW dealership as it had a EGR related recall, so they did what they had to do and after a while my car started to get thesr weird problems like twitching when shifting up or revs just freeze for like a fraction of a second and...
  5. E90 2011 320d - No Headlights 3.4 V to connector

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi It's my first post so apologies if this post is useless :) I have a 2011 E90 320d and both the headlights have failed the bulbs were fine and the power to the connector when switched on was 3.4V not 12V The halo's and full beam are fine Can anyone help? Thanks
  6. E46 320d 4560 error rail pressure plausibility delivery controlled

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi, I have a problem with e46 320d 2002 150cp, the car doesen't have power anymore (doesen't smoke or some error on dme) and first time I say turbo is gone. I buy a second hand turbo, i change it and still same problem no power and after that when i try to accelerate hard DDE light it's come on...
  7. BMW 318d 2003 turbo replacement question

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello First of all hello to everyone and i'm new in this forum. Turbo on my 318d 2003 gave up and i need it replaced. For me it would be just too expensive to order a brand new one and i haven't (also my mechanic) been able to find a used or restored one from anywhere. As i understand its not...
  8. 2003 320d- idle issue

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi All I have a 2003 320d Touring , done 145k miles (12k of which I've done in the past year) The only issue I have with it is the idle; it idles at 720rpm (according to CAN reader) there is a fair bit of vibration - tickle it up to 900rpm and its smooth. If I look at the engine whilst its...
  9. Just taken on a 320d

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi All, relatively new to BMW, just taken on my son's 320d which will become my daily work commuter. He bought it from my dad who had it from new. My dad wasn't one for servicing and only did 4k miles a year in it so history is sketchy, we know about a couple of services and brake replacements...
  10. 320d 2005 boost problem

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello guy, I own a E46 320d 2005 EU4 BMW and I'm starting to face a problem with a turbo. When it's cold the car works fine, but the hotter outside, the more my turbo gets lost. Sometimes it starts pulsating, sometimes it stops working and when that happens changing a gear sometimes brings it...
  11. G20 320d refueling issue

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Everyone, I have a brand new G20 320d, amazing car, just one issue, went to Tesco last week to refuel and everytime I pull the trigger handle on the hose all the way it cuts out, I can hold it a tiny way in but it took 5 minutes to put £10 worth of diesel in, the woman at the kiosk was...
  12. 320D E91 2007 N47 Part Help

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Afternoon, I need a new intake manifold for my 320D E91 - 2008 N47. I got the following information from the current one. Which is the P/N? as when I search for any of them those numbers below I get a whole host of results showing different intake manifolds of each one that all match various...
  13. Hello from a 320d F30 owner

    Just to introduce myself to you guys Have recently got myself a 2016 320d xdrive after many years away from BMWs (I use to have a C reg of the best cars I ever owned with that straight 6 engine) It seems I have already started to get iDrive issues (constant restarting) but thats...
  14. Recall Buying Advice 320d E91

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, New to this forum and new to BMWs. I'm looking at buying a used 320d touring, possibly 2008/2009/2010 reg in the next 6 months or so. I want a reliable car as I would be driving it to Europe and back. I've noticed that there seem to be a lot of them on Autotrader, for example, that have...
  15. E90 N47 320D Stuttering/won't accelerate under high load

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, Recently bought a 320D, it's the first diesel and auto car I've owned which has just had the engine pulled and the timing chain fixed as well as typical work such as, turbo rebuild, swirl flaps removed and EGR blocked, Using the forum here has helped solve many little annoyances...
  16. Just bought a 320d se touring

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello I have just purchased my 1st BMW. Its 6 month old 320d touring se. Coming from an Octavia vrs so all these numbers seem out of my comfort zone. Can somebody tell me my engine code and gearbox code and all what f model my car is . Cheers
  17. E46 320d Touring rear driver side caliper

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    Need a caliper, have got a few prices brand new but trying my luck whether anyone has one kicking about or is breaking there car? Can travel up to 60 mile radius from Plymouth but can also pay 1st postage or DPD quote. Sent from my SM-G975F using Tapatalk
  18. 320d random power loss and

    Technical Guides for the E46
    Hi Guys, New to this site so forgive me if this has been covered, I would appreciate a point in the right direction if it has been covered. 320d E46. 2005. 129000 miles. Car is serviced once a year and and in decent condition. Recently my car has been acting oddly. The engine...
  19. 2006 E90 320d - Very intermittent DSC warning.

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello all, Just purchased a 2006 E90 320d M Sport edition with 68k miles and love the car so far. The only issue I am having with it is that at seemingly random times while accelerating, the DSC warning light will chime and pop up then drop off in about 3 seconds. There's no noteworthy...
  20. 320d problems possible injector?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys, ive got an 03 E46 320d 150bhp that has developed a problem,basically as I was driving there was a loss of power but the car still ran,I called up the RAC and the guy reckoned it could be a faulty injector (his diagnostic software was useless and didnt show up anything) but he did say in...