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  1. 08 520d E60 making noise under accelaration above 2000RPM

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, This is my first post here and as you may guess I have come here looking for some help from the more knowledgeable. Car is 2008 e60 n47 520d with approx 127,000 miles on the clock. Owned it for the last 22k. Only recently, actually after last oil change and new tyres, I noticed a...
  2. 1999 e46 318i acceleration problems

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Just got my 1999 e46 318i a few days ago and wanted to do some acceleration test after dropping the clutch a few times at about 4k rpm and revving to red line I lined up for a last run, after taking off and shifting into 2nd gear I noticed that the revs were climbing but the car was barely...
  3. 320d white smoke on accelaration

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi All I am new to this forum and i am hopein i can get some expert advice. I have a 2004 320d saloon with 155k on the clock. I have noticed after about 5 mins i am getting white smoke when accelerating or when stopped.The car runs and pulls fine with no lose of power. But after running the car...
  4. 6 Series E63 Throttle Hesitation in neutral and during drive

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, First post after being a long time reader of the forums. Hopefully you can help. I have bought this car a little while ago but now started developing a fault, there is clear hesitation on acceleration where up to to about 1500rpm it would hesitate and feels as though it is choking...
  5. 2002 E46 318i Saloon 2.0ltr Vibration and no accelaration at 2000-2500 rpms

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    2002 E46 318i Saloon 2.0ltr In Neutral or P there is no Vibration but in D or SD Gears 1 2 and 3 small vibration at 2000-2500 rpm and a sort of sluggish grunt and not much accelaration but past that the car is powerful. Any Ideas.. Please help.
  6. Lack of power

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    Can any one help me please I have a problem with my BMW Z3 1.9I It has done 114k, Last general service done in June. Car starts first time off the key, Appears to be running properly(no stuttering) Takes off in first without a problem ( Just to confirm there are no timing issues because it...
  7. 320d lost accelaration power

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi. I'm new here so sorry if this has been covered before. I have recently purchased a 08 320d 177hp tourer and all seemed fine. The other day a warning triangle came up and counted from 992 to 993 to 994 then went away I have noticed today that the acceleration suddenly seems way down at low...
  8. 320D engine vibration at idle & during accelaration

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Everybody, I'm new to the site, apologies for the brief introduction, any advice would be much appreciated. I am the proud owner on a 2002 E46 320D SE Touring Auto, 168,500 miles. The car seems to have three issues - I've tried to add as much detail as possible. 1. The car vibrates at...
  9. Knock/Bang/Thud under accelaration and braking

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Over the past couple a weeks a small thud or knock has occurred under braking and accelerating, most noticeable at about 20mph in stop/start traffic. You can hear it but also feel it through the left foot rest peddle. At first I thought it was something shifting back and forth in the boot but...
  10. Is this normal?? M3 E46

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Hello guys, just a quick one... I'm pretty new here and I've been told there's nothing forum members hate more than quick one-stop-shoppers that use forums for nothing but to suck information out of members like leeches without so much as an introduction, so in case you didn't catch my previous...
  11. 2001 e46 325ti Rough under accelaration!

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, Whilst coming home from work early hours of this morning I was giving it the beans on a dual carriageway and suddenly as it was approaching the red line the cars speed started to decrease despite the accelerator still being depressed. I slowed down and there was no noise but then when I...
  12. 1997 E39 523sei accelaration ,Slight problem

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi All, Still have a slight problem with accelaration and normal running of car. Every now and then the car will sort of hiccup, as if it losses power for a slight second, the car sort of jerks and everything is back to normal, this is the best way i can desribe it. Have had the codes read and...
  13. 2002 525d se saloon - Hesitant Accelaration

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Sorry newbie here...but got a problem I wrongly thought would be easy to solve when I bought the car. Would love someone to come up with any suggestions rather than throw more money to the main dealer or local "specialist"..... I've done some searches and can't find anyone with something...
  14. 2002 E46 320D Smoking on accelaration very worried sugestions please

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Guys, Purchased my 2002 320D a couple of weeks ago with 78k on the clock and i am worried i might of missed something that could be very costly to resolve. It seems that the car smokes quite heavily when i accelarate a little hard, once i resume a constant speed it stops smoking. Think...