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  1. e46 330i Touring owner SW London

    Introductions
    Hi, My name is Ben, I own an e46 330i touring and I am based in SW London. I have started to do some of my own maintenance on my car and have found bimmerfourms a good source of information for problem finding etc. Anyway just wanted to say hi and see if there are any other e46 owners in the...
  2. New leased 330i Touring - F30 or G20?!

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi Folks, About to order my first leased car after owning all my cars outright previously. I've had my heart set on a G20 330i Touring (M sport auto), and found a really good deal (2 years leased at £283 a month with £2.5k upfront) and 8k mileage limit. The issue I have is nobody can...
  3. BMW 330i Auto (E92) Serpentine Belt Change Interval

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi everybody, I wonder if someone could tell me what is the time interval to change the belt on a 2011 bmw 330i auto e92. Currently, the car has done approximately 85000 mile. Do I also have to change the tensioner?
  4. 2002 E46 330i - Overheating after 30 min of driving

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi! After a coolant expansion tank burst, engine got really hot before I was able to pull over. (OBD2 logger claimed 143C degrees) Tank has been swapped, coolant refilled and 100% free of air. Now it runs great, stable at middle of temp gauge (~80C I believe?) in dash, for about 30 minutes...
  5. 17" Alloys for E90 330i

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    I'm finally want to get round for some new wheels, as mine are in quite bad condition and I'm not keen on the looks. I want to keep 17" due to the ride quality and the availablity of the Michelin CrossClimate tyres which I am a big fan of. I really like the look of the Type 160 but they seem...
  6. "2AA8" code but large DISA working fine??

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I have a 2006 330i N52 E91. I had a couple of DISA codes 3 years or so ago (c. 130,000 miles) and ended up replacing the large (upper) and small (lower) DISA's with new genuine OEM. Wind forward a few years (now 176,000 miles) and I've got a "2AA8" code - no other codes and idles fine - so I...
  7. BMW e91 330i m sport

    BMW Cars for Sale
    Hi guys, I am unsure if I qualify to post this up so apologies if I dont. But reluctantly I am selling my e91 330i m sport which I have had for 19 months and loved owning but with a little one and now doing a lot of miles I need something bigger and more economical. extremely rare car and...
  8. Trying to decide between the e92 325i, 330i 335i or the gti mk6

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi everyone, I am new to the forum and would like to introduce myself and seek your wisdom. I'm trying to get a car, my first since moving to the UK. I've been a car person for too long and after graduating and getting a decent job, getting a car is the next thing. Now ideally, I'd like to be...
  9. Buying E93 325i or 330i

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello i am currently looking into buying an E93 in either 325i or 330i form. looking around the £6k mark with really no more than 70k miles from 2006-2008 and there seems to be quite a few floating around at this price which i still find unbelievable. is there anything i should be...
  10. E92 330i bright orange component in engine bay?

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi to the BimmerForum group, I am in the process of purchasing a E92 330i, I picked up in the engine bay that a component was missing, there were just 2 bolts protruding. I picked this photo up on Wiki and realised that the vehicle I went to view did not have a bight orange component with 2...
  11. Newbie- In the process of purchasing a E92 330i -Need Help

    Introductions
    Hi to the BimmerForum group, I am in the process of purchasing a E92 330i, I picked up in the engine bay that a component was missing, there were just 2 bolts protruding. I picked this photo up on Wiki and realised that the vehicle I went to view did not have a bight orange component with 2...
  12. e90 330i Front seat swap

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all. I have a 2007 330i SE Saloon with manual half cloth / half leather seats. Only the driver's seat has ever been sat in, so I would like to swap the front passenger and driver's seat over to even up the patina. The seats are manual except for electric bolsters and no heating. Can it be...
  13. E46 330i BMW Professional Navigation

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hello all Hoping somebody can help with an issue that's driving me berserk so here goes about 10 days I finally bought the car I had always wanted an E46 330i in grey with silver leather wonderful car to drive and the smile on my face is still there. What a step up from an E46 318 that I've...
  14. E46 318ci to 330i

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello people, first post and first time owner of a BMW. Nice cars, I get why you like them. Now to the point of the post. These cars are cheap as anything now and have a good base for a track car 318ci but she has very to little poke in her. How hard is it to transfer the 3.0 lump into this 318...
  15. F30 330i (65 plate) M Sport power steering failure

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all. Hoping I could get some help. Today the power steering failed and message displayed 'Increased Steering Effort'. Unable to use the car which is very frustrating. Only low mileage at 17000 and well looked after. Yesterday the front bumper got caught on a curb and left side pulled out...
  16. BMW E90 330i M sport 2005 (front end damge)

    BMW Cars for Sale
    Selling now! BMW E90 330i M sport 2005 (front end damge) Selling now! an e90 330i msport with quite a lot of options. It was written off when someone pulled out on me. Good spec: sat nav, leather, m sport, style 193 wheels, cruise control etc damage is front end and front left quarter. Air...
  17. Bmw E92 330i 2009 Differences

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    What are the differences in the 2009 e92 330i compared to the previous models any upgrades or downgraded parts? I read somewhere that the pre 09 models are much better then the 09 as it came with more stuff but it didn’t mention what exactly.
  18. 2007 E91 330i Front Driver Indicator

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello All. Hopefully a simple one for all you clever bods out there. Car is showing failure of the front passenger indicator bulb. I checked it - seemed ok, but changed it nonetheless. Indicator worked first time, but came up with same bulb failure next time around. Subsequently, this...
  19. 2010 330I Maintenance/preventative changes?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, What maintenance schedule do you guys follow? Being used to Diesels and and oil change and service every 10,000 or 1 year is it the same for petrol? Car is at 69,000 miles and i wonder if i should be looking at preventative changes. Its been serviced on normal Service path, Just wondering...
  20. 330i M Sport convertible highline new owner looking for information

    Introductions
    Hi, As it states say hi, did so. Just bought myself one last month and now trying to find out more information about the car and mods possible on it that will not require a new gearbox or anything else crazy, learned my lesson in the past with previous car. So will cruise the forums for tips...
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