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  1. Impossible to initiate drift with weight transfer on wet road with a 325i, Understeer before oversteer

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Greetings everyone, By this time it starts raining again "not much" in my country, and I try to take advantage of these days to drift a bit on safe roads or remote roundabouts at night. When I bought my e46 325I the previous owner got the M3 wheels, they are too big for my taste but I dont...
  2. Valvetronic issue, help needed.

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello everyone. My e90 325i has been absolutely disgusting since i bought it (with a problem). No faults ever stored (except the occasional DME Mixture control (2A2F 2A2E) on BOTH BANKS, but that's very occasional) and a Cylinder Injection Cutoff ONCE. The car surges and hesitates like crazy...
  3. 325 M Sport

    325 M Sport

    My 2002 E46 325i Ci M Sport
  4. Completed e46 318 to 325 engine swap. Need AC to work.

    BMW Engine Conversions
    Hello, I’ve successfully removed a destroyed N42 engine from my e46. Ive installed an M54 325 engine and box. After a little work with the gearbox linkage, front anti roll bar, exhaust etc, it’s running perfectly and has been for a while. The only thing left for me to do is to get the air con...
  5. Wheels for a 2004 325 Ci Convertable

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi There, Can anyone send me pictures of the OEM 17-inch alloy for my 2004 325 Ci? The current 16-inch ones look pretty bland. Also, do the 17-inch or even 18-inch 'M' alloys fit? I can see that the 17-inch and 18-inch fronts are the same size wheel (width not diameter) as the OEM for this car...
  6. 2005 E46 325 Convertible remote central locking

    Technical Guides for the E46
    Does anyone know someone who could repair the FZV amplifier unit located in the mirror of a convertible? Colin Abrahams is no longer doing repairs Thanks
  7. E46 325 CiC- Quote for parts please

    Rybrook Warwick BMW
    Hi, Looking for a quote on the following parts please Last 7 of VIN is JY21879 51238213028 (x1) Engine hood mechanism 51238218859 (x1) BOWDEN CABLE, lateral 51238208630 (x1) Centre bowden cable 51238229807 (x2) Lock, upper part 51238203862 (x2) Lower part of hood lock...
  8. 2007 N53 325 Rough Idle When Warm

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I've been suffering from an intermittent rough idle when the car is warm for a few weeks now but this is becoming much more regular. I initially (incorrectly) assumed it was ignition related and either a coil or plug was at fault. After changing the plugs and checking the coils the problem...
  9. 2003 e46 325,battery replaced

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Replaced battery,air bag warning light now on & service meter blank & flashing,also amber brake warning light on.
  10. Rescued 325 Touring

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi - just joined forum to help out with my recent purchase - 1989 (F plate) 325 Touring. Seems pretty good spec, with leather, electric roof, computer and BBS. Being stood a while - last mot was 10 yrs ago. Has anyone any advice on recommissioning the car - got newer BMs but never tinker with...
  11. 325 flooding

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi all I've just bought a 94 e36 325 convertible with a fuel issue. I was told it was a fuel pump but I have taken the rear seat out and there is a brand new (cheap ebay) blue top fuel pump that has a slit in the return pipe so I've put the new pump into the old sender unit but if floods. It...
  12. Hi All! First Forum Post E46 325

    Morning All! I’m new to the forum so I thought I’d just introduce myself to you all. I’ve just purchased a BMW E46 325 saloon with only 19k miles on the clock!! (One previous owner) I’ve wanted an E46 for such a long time so I’m over the moon with my new purchase! I’ll try and post some...
  13. Clutch or tranny 1992 325

    Hello this is my first e36 and I'm having some issues. IVs been reading around, but I can't seem to find an answer to my problem. So I've had this checked by three mechanics, two of them say its the clutch and one says its my tranny going out. So I have a 1992 325 sedan with 200k and its a...
  14. 2008 E93 325 DSC failure & Flat Tyre Monitor failure

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I am experiencing the following two error messages on my 2008-manufactured E93 325 M Sport convertible: DSC failure. Driving stability affected when cornering and accelerating. Drive at moderate speed. Have the problem checked by BMW Service as soon as possible. Flat Tyre Monitor failure. Tyre...
  15. E36 325 auto - manual conversion

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi all. I want to covert my 325 to manual and I was wondering if anyone had a list/link to which gearboxes will fit without major modifications. Thanks.
  16. 325 I m sport 2007 intermittent door ajar warning when door is closed

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi guys I’m having issues with the door open warning on my car it started a few days ago central locking opens but doesn’t lock the car door lock dash button doesn’t work also the warning light for the door comes on all these intermittently, sometimes it works fine but can kick in again if I go...
  17. 325 compact

    325 compact

  18. 325 ci 04 fuel pump and sender problem

    hey guys got a problem so one day my car runs out of fuel but the electric dial said i had 120 miles and my manual gauge said i had qaurter of a tank so i changed my fuel pump as was really noisy and theres also a sender on the pump so i thought id change it changed it yesterday and filled...
  19. 2003 E46 325 Auto - Rear vibration and violent shaking Intermittently.

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, everyone I have a BMW 325 Automatic E46 and it has a rear vibration issue. When i drive at any speed, it will randomly make a vibration noise that can only be described as a subwoofer going off for like 2 secs. It will also randomly shake violently for around 2 seconds, cant really tell if...
  20. E46 325 auto . Tuning tips

    BMW ECU Tuning and Standalone Tuning
    Hi I'm new to BMW I just bought a cheap 325 e46 ,I'm used to diesel power a remapping and a lot of mpg :( ,is there anything I can do to this BMW 325 to get a few more pony power out of it . Can get it mapped to go to about 208 bhp but anything else ? I really want a e46 330d don't I . I no...