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  1. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi just bought a 2006 118d m sport drives great but as soon as I reach 75 - 80 mph the car starts to vibrate can't feel it through the steering wheel it's seems to be through the floor any ideas on what it could be would be appreciated btw had the wheels balanced but hasn't solved it
  2. BMW Tuning Forum
    I have been playing around with the induction system to see the effect of various changes. I film (on a private road) the acceleration from 20mph - 80mph before and after each mod to get timed differences. I actually started accelerating before 20mph and finished after 80mph but between these...
  3. General BMW Discussions
    I just had a new turbo put in my 2006 2.0d X3 M, the old one blew on the M4. It was towed to my mechanic who diagnosed the blown turbo and put a new one in (at great expense!) A few days later I noticed I cannot accelerate over 80mpn in 6th gear and about 2500 revs or over 75mph in 5th gear at...
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi am experiencing vibration through my steering wheel when on the motorway at high speeds over 80mph. Have recently changed inner/outer tie rods, stabilizer links, cabs, anti roll bar bushes, control arms. Thought it would solve issues but hasn't. Have also done wheel alignment. Also have good...
  5. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Fellow enthusiasts, I've recently picked up my X5 from an approved used dealer and after getting used to the car I have a small query I'd like some feedback on. Whenever I get to around 80mph on the motorway I seem to get a background humming noise from the engine. At 75 and 85 it drops off...
  6. General BMW Discussions
    Hi - i have a really bad Vibration/knocking noise whilst breaking at about 80mph. also whilst the car is parked ican rock it back and forward. I recently took my car in to get its front tyres changed and they advised me that i needed to change my Front bushes. could someone help me as to what...
  7. BFuk Open Topic
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-15620146 While i can understand their reasoning behind the arguament, i think the DoT are right to continue :thumbsup Im sure most of you will agree, that its not the speeding motorists who cause the problems, Its those who toddle along at 50!! Bring in the...
  8. BFuk Open Topic
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-15116064 :thumbsup Doubt it will ever happen, all the tree huggers and that.
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hey every1 any help or advise would be very apprecitated!i am have problems with the power in my car every time i put the boot down i can only get about 80mp and whenever i take the gass off i can on get bak up to about 60 or so.i have heard about some flaps in the manifold but still cant work...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    ok guys this my sound silly but my car vibrates at 80 plus on certain roads only ? i mean i drive on the A43 to towcester every morning and the drive is terrible if i go over 80 ? the car vibrates and its a uncomfortable drive, this raod is in no way a bad road either,, yet when i get off...
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