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  1. Minimum air conditioning temperature

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I recently felt a bit niffed the air conditioning temperature only goes down to 16 degrees for fresh air. I know from previous experience of having the air conditioning on with the recirculating function on, the car feels like one is in the Arctic.. Anyway can you guys confirm 16...
  2. 2002 e46 320d - 4350 17712 air charge control

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Guys had my turbo replaced on my 320D 150BHP, after that, the car it seems dead untill 2500rpm, then turbo starts blowing, but still only blows 1.1bar out of 1.4-1.5 that its supposed to blow. bmw scanner gives me 4350 17712 AIR CHARGE CONTROL, in yellow, I delete it, nothing new happens...
  3. Recommended air pressure for new tyres

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi guys, I have change the alloys from the stock 16" and got 19" 8.5JJ on my 2014 F30 Efficiency dynamic. Below are the tyres sides I put on 255/35R19 - back 225/40/19R - front What is the recommended air pressure for the tyres please?
  4. E46 Air Con woes! Blowing hot air when car not moving

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello! I currently have a 2005 E46 320d Touring Sport that I got from a family member as a spare car. In honesty I wasn't expecting too much as it's covered over 170,000 miles, but it drives superbly and the engine seems great too. Unfortunately there is a problem relating to the air con...
  5. Air con cold for two weeks then hot again?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys, I'm new to BMWs so any help is appreciated. My air con was not producing cold air when I bought it so I decided to try a regas first as it's the cheapest option. Made the air con cold for all of two weeks! The air con has gone back to being warm. What are the best things to check...
  6. 2014 M235i air con upgrade

    BMW 2 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW F22
    Hi everyone, I'm new to this forum and new to BMW as a whole. I'm currently looking at the M235i / M240i trying to decide which one to get, I've come across an M235i that has everything I want (I can't find electric seats on most of these damn cars!! but this one has it!!) however, one thing...
  7. E39 air con fan issues

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all , I’ve got a question to ask, one you may heard many times before but my air con fan doesn’t work . If spins freely and there is 12v to it , not sure about the signal wire as I’m led to believe I need an osillasope to test this ,the fan doesn’t come on when I call for air con nor when the...
  8. BMW F32 Air Con Low Press Recharge Point Location

    BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    Hi I am trying to recharge my air con on my BMW F32. Can someone tell me where the F32 low pressure air con recharge point is located? I have found what I think is the high pressure connection to the right of the engine bay with a black cap on. My air con gas recharge connector will not fit...
  9. 2001 e46 touring air con and heater fan not working

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all I have a 2001 e46 touring and my heater fan has stopped working, one day it was fine all working then the next nothing at all? I have something about a final resistor is the problem but I have no idea. Can anyone please point me in the right direction please.
  10. 2012 BMW F11 520D air suspension no feed

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I recently changed my rear airbags for the Arnott units as one was leaking. Since replacing them the compressor does not switch on. Fuses have been checked-all ok. There is an electrical supply going to the compressor so that's ok. The car runs but the compressor wont kick in, any suggestions?
  11. BMW E39 E46 E60 E61 air temperature sensor issue.

    Auto Electrical Forum
  12. Low Charge Air Pressure (Ladedruck) in INPA live values

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    So basically live INPA details showing desired and actual values show that Charge Air pressure is low even at Idle. The desired value is about 1000 and the actual is more like 800 and it is idling like that. I understand that MAP sensor is responsible for measuring this in Inlet manifold and...
  13. e36 coupe outside air temp sensor and plug

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    hello, i managed to run over the sensor and plug some how, so looking for new sensor and the plug? i can get new one with plug for £10. but would want an original working one. part number 65816905133 can pay by paypal. so if anyone has one please get back to me a s a p...thank you
  14. 2012 F12 640i- Passenger Air Vent

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi all, My passenger air vent has broken and I am in the process of sourcing a replacement. To fit the replacement, does the entire dash need to come off first? Thanks!
  15. BMW E46 2003 320D (150hp) - loss of power and air (leak?) sound

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello guys, Recently I have purchased a BMW e46 320d and I have noticed that there is a air leak or air sucking/blowing sound (not sure what’s the name for that sound), especially when I press accelerator. To make it easier to read, here is key info in bullet points: • Air blowing/sucking...
  16. E46 coupe 1999 steering wheel air bag.

    Hi to everyone, trying to change my steering wheel but the original had a stage 1 air bag whereas the new one has a stage 2, this is leaving my air bag warning light on the dash on, any ideas other than pulling bulbs or fuses would be appreciated. Thanks
  17. E90 Air Intake (clip)??

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All, Noticed today that the air intake hose (at least that what I think it is) is loose as in pics: As you can see from second image, it moves quite easily so I assume I'm missing a clip or something? Can someone clarify this is the air intake hose and whether I need to replace the...
  18. SOLVED air suspension issue,

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Previously had F07 sagging on the rear, changed the bags no joy. Checked all components, level controllers and electrical connections, relays....all were fine. All that was Left was the pump, Alan G suggested compressor. 20 minutes and pump was out and i had it partly stripped...found...
  19. F07 Air suspension issue

    General BMW Discussions
    A few weeks back my F07 dropped on one the nearside. Car started and compressor would kick in a d take it back to correct ride height. This was only an intermittent fault at first but now both sides have dropped. Today I've changed both airbags to Arnott and it still wont rise even with the new...
  20. Passenger side of central vents blows hot air when all is set to 16

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I have an end of 2012 320d M sport. Recently discovered this issue that when setting both sides to 16 degrees and opening all air con vents, the central passenger vent will blow out much warmer air compared to the rest of the vents. This is with AC on. Even tried shutting them all off and...