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  1. General BMW Discussions
    2017 F31 3 Series Touring - high beam assist? how to switch on?? Simple question I hope, but haven't been able to work out how to do this or find the answer online or in the manual... recently sold my 2012 3 series saloon and brought a nice 2017 3 series touring (M sport auto 2.0 d). Really...
  2. BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hi can anyone recommend a led bulb to replace the original main beam halogen bulbs?
  3. Introductions
    Hello there! Just got a 1998 523i SE lovely 1 owner car from a retired chap who has downsized to a Polo.Everything works apart from the high beams.A mechanic friend has had a quick look and there is power going to them.He has requested a wiring diagram if anybody could kindly post.I have read...
  4. General BMW Discussions
    Hi I have a 2012 3 series Coupe and the dipped beam headlight fault has just come on the dash Does anybody have any advice or videos of how to change the bulb?? I've had a quick look under the bonnet and cannot see how you can change it? Been quoted £373 at BMW which is extortionate to say...
  5. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Tried in the electrical section first 2008 E90 n/s low beam =============== I have an issue with the wiring that goes to the H7 bulb. Recently the connection to the bulb went off and i get a warning light on dash, a few minutes later the connection is good again. the bulb is new so the...
  6. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi I have problem with right beam. It stopped working and I tried everything to find out what the issue is. I checked bulb and ballast and they are fine. What else can go wrong with these?
  7. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi there just after some info on my 2010 E90 318d Msport .. my first bmw for a few years now since the E36 so im out my depth a bit dipped beam is fine ... If i use the stalk to flash or use main Beam. It flashes or turns on the front fog lights .. if i push the front fog light button...
  8. Technical Guides for the E90, E91, E92, E93, F30.
    The passenger side low beam. Stopped working It's on 11.68V The driver side one that is working is on 11.72v And lights up with the same bulb ??? 0.4volts difference? What could be the problem Also once bulb is connect voltage drops to 0 EDIT: found problem, although all wires were connected...
  9. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys Just in process of switching to my e90 lci saloon that ive bought, just had a few questions. I want to change the angel eyes and fog lights to a white colored bulbs, and also as the main beam/low beam is halogen; wanted to find the best halogen bulb that will match the white angel eyes...
  10. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Evening all. I have recently bought and fitted an FLA camera/EC mirror to replace my, just EC mirror on my 2005 E90. All has gone well with the fitting and cabling. Just tapped in to the can bus wires in the FZD (Roof module) and was easy as that to install the hardware. Fired up NCS and...
  11. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    My 2014 X3 has main beam assist and over the past few weeks we have had stretches of local road lighting changed from sodium lighting to LED lighting, giving a much whiter light. It seems that when entering one of these LED lit stretches from an unlit stretch of road that the main beam does not...
  12. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi, I am trying to change my main beam light bulb on my BMW 3 Series 2009 and belive it is a H7 (499) bulb. As you can see from this image it does not look like the H7 bulb from the back, it's a very large connection. Any ideas what the bulb I need for the Main Beams please?
  13. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hello all, I suppose it's a good thing that I don't post regularly on here! Just coming up for 140k, aside a rebuilt turbo (had nigh on 2 litres of oil in the IC lol) is going strong .... touchwood! Anyhoo... A fault has developed that I thought I'd check in with the guru's on here before I go...
  14. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi All, I have a 2004 645Ci which has a low beam fault. Had the bumper off and have changed the following parts: New Bulb New Ballast New Ignitor The low beam still doesn't work. The Angel eyes work. Have now tried the headlight on the other side and everything works, which shows all is ok...
  15. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi, newbie here. :cheerful I've searched all over the web for days now and can't seem to find a definitive answer, so I thought I'd try here. I was wondering if anyone had successfully installed a led h7 lamp kit for the f10 low beam. I have tried a led and hid kit (hid kit was advertised to...
  16. Auto Electrical Forum
    I was out driving and noticed my indicators were not working. I pulled over, turned the car off, removed the key and restarted, the indicators came back to life briefly, a mile down the road and they had stopped again. Later that night I noticed the main beam (flash or switch to main beam) was...
  17. Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    I am after at least 2 of the plastic mounts that the H7 bulb holder fits on to, see photo Thanks all
  18. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi all, if there's already a thread on this please direct me to it! Ok so here goes! Just swapped out the long beam (halogen h1) bulbs on my 2004 x5 3.0d. Bulbs went in easily enough. Got back in the car and had a display warning on the dash to check headlights. The new bulbs work when long...
  19. General BMW Discussions
    Just had use of a 3 series fitted with main beam assistant it was brilliant now I want it on my 4 series but can it be done once it leaves the factory
  20. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all!! Both dipped headlights have stopped working. Checked fuses and all is fine. Can't be the bulbs because they both went off at the same time. Can anyone shed some light on this matter? Nice pun I think!! Thanks
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