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  1. Thule roof bar feet

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi I’m after some Thule roof bar feet for my 3 series 65 plate estate with solid roof rails Any suggestions on best part number. Some suggestions have been foot pack 753, but they don’t look right. Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk
  2. Tow Bar for a 630 - 650

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi All, I am seriously considering buying a 2005 - 2008, 630/650 Convertible. Before settling on an exact car (and yes I am old enough and ugly enough to know what a minefield I might be stepping into) I would welcome any advice on fitting a Tow Bar to said vehicle. After doing a bit of...
  3. Really need some tow bar wiring help

    Auto Electrical Forum
    My old tow bar 13 pin plug on our X3 F25 had seriously corroded with several wires having snapped away from the connectors. Simple job I thought so I bought a new socket, this I thought even easier with a simple wiring guide (see pic). The problem is only a few wires correspond to the standard...
  4. E63 front anti roll bar bushes

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    How's it going folks? Has anyone tackled front anti roll bar bushes on their E63/64? What's the best way to do them?
  5. BMW 5 series F10 saloon F11 estate rear bumper bar

    BMW Parts for Sale
    new/unused bumper bar. £20 + post, shouldn't cost more than £6.
  6. E46 Compact rear anti roll bar

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Guys, I have an E46 325 compact as my track car. I've purchased Whiteline front and rear anti roll bars. The rear one supplied seems to be wrong as you can see by the photo. Can anyone confirm my anti roll bar is the correct one as it appears to be the same as the one for an E36 compact. I've...
  7. BMW 520D 2007 E60 - Tow bar get rid of error message

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi! I have refurbished my tow bar since I had a gear malfunction in it's gearbox. Now I'm trying to get rid of the error message. I was hoping it would help me to reprogram the AHM module since it seemed to have something to do with the tow bar but it made no difference. I believe the module...
  8. Tow bar fitting

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi again everyone I have just returned to the fold after an 8 year absence with a 2008 E61 520D Touring, my other passion in life is my 1969 Triumph 650 Trophy motorcycle which I still ride but now at my age if it needs to go any distance I put it on my trailer so obviously need to fit a tow...
  9. Front anti-roll bar has excessive play in a pin/bush (2.4.g.2)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Going through list of failures, been three years so can't remember what this is, is it drop link or d bushes? The other side is described as this... Nearside front anti-roll bar linkage ball joint dust cover excessively deteriorated so that it no longer prevents the ingress of dirt (2.4.g.2)...
  10. WANTED: E60 Front bumper (silver) and crash bar.

    Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    WANTED: E60 Front bumper (silver) and crash bar. Anyone got one, preferably not needing to be painted. Let me know what you've got
  11. Tow Bar + Bike Carrier combo for X5 '67 plate 40d?

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Looking for a BIKE CARRIER for 2 bikes and TOW BAR combo. For this model I cannot find a solution to attach in one piece or via rear carrier w/out towbar but correct me if I'm wrong. :) Needs to be: Detachable so can't see ugly metal pieces when not in use. Easy to attach and detach. Work...
  12. 635 CSi E24 boot torsion bar refit - help!

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi all Recently acquired an 88 635 CSi on which (amongst many other issues) the boot torsion bars have come off. I've had a look at the pics and detail on this on bigcoupe which made it seem a doable DIY fix - i even bought the recommended giant water pliers in readiness! When i came to refit...
  13. roof bar removal

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi, ive searched the net about a million times, i want my roof wrapped in black gloss vinyl but it cant be done with the roof rails on, how do i take the rails off to be able to wrap the roof properly ? i have read somewhere that the big end caps can be prized off but i am a bit nervous in case...
  14. Tow bar

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi. I have a 320d (2014 f30) and am interested in fitting it to pull a small trailer (going to recycling centre, hauling some fire wood, etc). However my searches into finding a tow bar are coming up blank. Is it not possible to fit a tow bar to my model? Is it due to chassis design or engine...
  15. E46 Parts for sale front anti roll bar, rear subframe, front shock absorbers, drop links etc

    BMW Parts for Sale
    All got to go since I sold my 330i Touring which I had on here as a project. Brand New white fully polybushed rear subframe, never fitted and still in bubble wrap. Heavy, so collection from Pinner, HA5. Sold Pair of front Sachs Sports Shocks with H&R spring and new top mounts, complete...
  16. 4 series convertible tow bar ?

    BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    Has anyone fitted a tow bar to a 4 series convertible ? Either by BMW or independent ? I want to find a way to carry my mountain bike - I’m not keen on boot racks due to possible stress on the boot lid mechanism, and the sea sucker types don’t seem ideal either, despite their ingenuity. I have...
  17. Tow Bar Wiring Loom for F31 335D 2015 Touring

    Can anyone help, I have just obtained a Witter Tow Bar and Westfalia Wiring Loom and am hoping to fit to my 335D. Unfortunately i do not have a wiring diagram. The wiring diagrams I have seen on line do not match exactly the loom colours I have. The loom has two wires, 1 orange, 1 black and...
  18. Need new anti roll bar for 330i Sport saloon - where from/approx cost/easy to fit?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, The front ARB bushes are shot on my 2003 E46 330i Sport saloon, and I need to replace them. However, the ARB is rusted badly on one side. I can't take the ARB off and have it coated as I can't do without my car on a daily basis. I also can't be arsed to waste time Hammeriteing it...
  19. F31 Tow Bar coding

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I know this has probably been spoken about loads of times! I have searched and I still do not have a definitive answer to what I should be coding? I have esys and have added VO 3AC I have reversing camera 3AG already. I have coded HU_NBT for trailor hitch to aktiv. Others talk of coding AAH or...
  20. E61 Retractable Tow Bar Electrics

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Chose retractable towbar as option on new E61 in 2008. BIG mistake as the powered towing arm unit failed. Absolutely no help from Westfalia (who design and make for BMW) who won't even provide a wiring diagram and BMW agents who just say bring it in and we will fit a new one for £1200!!! It...