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  1. BMW 520 EGR Recall

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Everyone, Just wanted to know if any body had their cars done egr recall from bmw, do they change the egr valve only or the whole unit (EGR VALVE AND EGR COOLER) Thanks Dylan
  2. BMW F10 520 Park Assist Problem

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, I'm Simon and I've just joined this forum currently owning my second BMW 520D, initially E60 M Sport and now F10 Luxury as didn't want a sports suspension. My car has the driving assistance plus package, full surround view including park assist. Earlier this year during the heavy snow we...
  3. Newbie - 520 M Sport Touring

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Picked this up about a month ago. Really enjoying driving it. Goes well in sport mode for a big old bus! Any advice on the car welcome. On a 66 plate.
  4. Had the 520 detailed

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    So thought I would share a few pics of the new to me and first bimmer...went in to a local detailer (elite auto care Scunthorpe) for a single stage machine polish and exo V3 coating and gyeon cure. I think it turned out pretty damn nice,10 years young with only 23k.
  5. BMW 520 se 2016 advise required

    General BMW Discussions
    Hey Bimmer Folks. newbie to the forum so here goes, need some advise if a 520d 2011 model parts would be fit my 2016 model 520. some one at a salvage yard has one but is unsure of what parts are different. things i need are: bonnet bumper nsf bonnet catcher air duct slam panel nsf light...
  6. 520 owner

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, I was a member historically but after a change away from BMW i just picked up my Alpina White 520 Msport touring on a 14 plate :) :) and driving it back felt soooooo good! Im bound to have loads of questions as i get refamiliarised, but for starting points id be grateful on some...
  7. updating sotware on 520 msport

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi all Just got a new (to me ) 2014 m sport 520d in lovely grey. I have a Samsung s5 on O/S Marshmellow. my phone will not connect to the I drive. my software version is showing as TV.010.012.001 which when I look at the BWW compatibility page says suitable for s5 with O/S 4.2.2. However I put...
  8. Bmw 520 d msport juddering HELP please

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi there new to here baught a bmw 520 d msport n47 engine had the timing chain done bmw town me. Basicly the car has been alright done 400 miles or so down the mway no problem think it had been a town driver not sure then now when I start it up on a morning it idles pretty badly and in town...
  9. Bmw 520

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Why is my BMW 520 from showing -40c Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk
  10. 520 d is driving me insane

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi everyone I would be very grateful for some advise I had a e60 2008 520d lately it has had problems starting it has always taken a few turns but always starts until today 👎👎😞 It cranked and cranked and cranked for maybe 30 seconds then stopped so I tried again and still no start then on the...
  11. So I bought a 520...

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    ...and now regret that decision ! Hello all, Bought myself a 520 as a daily hack but unfortunately, 4 months in and, it's bust 😩 James
  12. bmw 520 d estate ,tailgate and window wont open.

    BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    hi, we have a 520 estate that the tailgate and window refuses to open,occasionally one or the other will work but not often, i have replaced the wires on the right hand side of the right hinge with no improvement ,3 very damaged wires but not broken. Can anybody tell me where these wires run or...
  13. 1995 520 tourer Co levels to high for M O T pass

    General BMW Discussions
    High everybody , HELP, can any body help with this one. I have a 1995 E34 520i tourer that I am trying to get back on the road, took it for m o t and it passed except for emissions , the Co was to high, so the mechanic said looks like I need a new cat. As the exhaust was a bit ropey , we fitted...
  14. 525 m20 into 520

    BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    i am looking into swapping a 525 m20 engine into my 520(slug). would anyone know if there is any conflict with using the rest of the 520 drive train? autobox and diff etc? would be good to know but its hard to find any info out there because most sensible people would be putting an m50 vanos...
  15. Hi Everyone E34 520 Calypso Red riding on 18inch Style 32s

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    Hi there ladies and gents I recently bought a 1994 E34 520i just 1 owner from new with 73K. The previous owner was turning 80 and as he would have to sit a test he was hanging up his driving gloves. It is in really good condition mechanically. He always had it serviced, mot'd etc at BMW lovely...
  16. Bmw 520 m-sport 2009 intake manifold-supercharg.air duct/agr

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi to all I recently found out I have an oil leak from the bottom of the oil dip stick tube . and has it is hard to get to was wondering how the air duct comes off if the a certain way to take this out as don't want to course more damage I have got to o- ring that needs replacing just...
  17. E60 520 5d8d code error

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi anyone can help me, problem my car got code 5d8d hydraculic unit pump error,we try change unit but after we change same error come out, any solution can do for this? please help me
  18. 520 D F10, 55K mileage - Garage recommendations West / NorthWest London

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi, New to BMW after recent purchase of F10 520D M Sport with 55K mileage. Regrettably now finding out that my engine is one of the troubled ones (timing chain) but I hope it will be nice to me. Going back to the topic; I would like to know if there are good Independent specialist around West...
  19. 2002 e39 520 (2.2i): non starter

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello, my 520i 52 plate petrol, 5-speed, has been off the road for a few weeks. When I tried starting it, it wouldn't turn over and made a buzzing type sound. I tested the battery and it was ok. I assumed the starter was at fault. The local garage have just rang and said the starter is fine...
  20. BMW 520 dSE F10 2014 auto salon noises air con on automatic setting

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    17000 miles only noises started emerging from the central air vents yesterday When switched to manual direction setting the noise disappears when you redirect the air to not come out of the central air vents the noise is a bit like a "sissing" sound almost like water flowing Tried changing...
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