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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hey all, I just got a call from the guy who bought my car last year. He asked me if I still had the original steering wheel. I had already sold it yonks ago. He said the MOT station won't pass the car without the O.E. wheel. I put the MOMO on with the airbag resistor hub on, so the airbag light...
  2. BMW Cars for Sale
    Hey all, have put my car for sale on Ebay with a BIN or ONO price of 1600. Still have a couple of days to go. Full details in the advert description. Don't get to drive it as much as I would like, so sits there for 3-4 weeks at a time collecting dust, only driven at night for a few miles just to...
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi i have coilovers on 323i dont know what brand havent looked yet but they seem to be different hights two fronts not level (measured arch to floor) and rear there is a bigger gap between arch and tyre compared to the other?? is it just a case of taking the wheels off and playing around...
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    So I went over a pot hole on wed afternoon drivers side front hit quite hard and now developed a slight blowing from exhaust sounds like engine compartment , I'm guessing we're the cats or down pipes join . Anyone else had this happen before
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Anyone know why the little car on my dash would come on saying there is a fault with my front lights on passenger side when all bulbs are fine . Not had chance to check but my only thought is a loose build connector or my ccfls but they have been in over a year with no issues . Anyone else had...
  6. E46
    i bought my 323ise a few months ago for a nice round £1000 this is her as i bought her things i have done kidney grilles have been blacked i have sprayed the style 24 alloys pearlescent black in the centres with a silver lip and i have also done the golf tee mod and fitted a cone...
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi all i have a clonking noise coming from passenger back wheel area of my car it happens on bumpy roads and is fairly loud id say in between slightly annoying and beating the bottom of the car in sort of noise i have been underneath and had a fiddle and the bushes look fairly old but solid no...
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    As the title says really, I can see where the airbag symbol is on the dash so it hasn't been taped over. It doesn't light up when the ignition is switched on. After some googling I found a thread on another forum mention about getting rid of the airbag light altogether by disconnecting a module...
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    right guys i have a 323ise with the m52 tu engine with the double vanos and i know on the e36 m52 you can slap on with a bit of modifying an m50b25 inlet manifold but i would like to know if this is possible with the e46 any help would be appreciated
  10. Eurocarparts - Bimmerforums Shop
    Can i have a price for the following please rocker cover gasket-1 engine thermostat-1 water pump offside rear wheel bearing-1 rear brake pads-both sides and not bothered what make as they are being mentioned for mot also please can i use my forum discount also? Reg is r70 jjt Andy
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    right i have an asc button in my car but when i press it naff all happens and i went to a quiet area the other day and the car will spin up and go sideways no matter how many times i press this button it makes no difference can anyone help
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi all, just about to swap the front discs/calipers over to 330ci jobs (:thumbsup) and have arranged to purchase an M3 master cylinder to resolve the pedal travel issue... My question is, as I am going to fit braided hoses etc. too whilst I'm at it, a complete fluid change is in order...
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    morning all, quick question - I have a replacement interior for my Touring but the seats which are in there currently have the electrical connectors for occupancy and pre-tensioners.. The seats I have waiting to go in dont, but they are the 'sports' seats with under-thigh extensions plus the...
  14. Turbocharging your BMW
    hi all im goin to turbo my car i was goin to do the manifold myself .i was looking at the cheep ebay sh""""""t ones to c how i cud do it then this one popt up it look good can you hav a look and tell me what you all think ? thanks. i can make 1 cheepa but wont look as good...
  15. Drag Racing a BMW
    hi all ran by 323 on sunday my best time was a 15.6295 with to up . is this ant good ?
  16. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    I can't understand this. Last year i had the front suspension changed, new wishbones, anti roll bar struts. I still had a knocking sound from the front when going over bumps. When it got colder the noise stopped. Never heard a peep all winter. But now the weather is a bit milder,it's comeback...
  17. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, From past 2 days , I hear the fan sound from inside the car. Took to the mechanic for inspection.. Everything under the bonnet is ok. Said nothing to worry.. bring it if it get any worse... Any clue whats the fault would be... Ta, Vids
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Guys, I purchased 1999 T reg BMW 323ise with 115000 miles on the clock 6 months ago. Initially I was getting 275 miles / tank. For the past 2 or 3 months it gives only 200- 220 miles/ tank. I drive 20 miles everday with in city. I recently changed all brakes disc/pad, did oil service including...
  19. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    i was driving to work today, car slid sideways a bit and the asc kicked in and corrected it. shortly afterwards the asc light came on and wont go back off. i have checked all fuses, the plug on asc throttle body and throttle cable and light still on?? all help will be appriciated
  20. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi there, massive apologies if already requested/answered but I promise I did do a search!! :-) Recently changed the steering wheel on my E36 but didn't set the ribbon cable on the slip ring correctly and the first decent left hand corner was met with a tightness from the wheel, followed by a...
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