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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, I reckon I have a blown Head Gasket on my E46 N42 Engine. I have creamy browny gunk in the top of the radiator expansion tank and some also came out of the bleed screw when I was blowing in through the expansion tank opening to blow out any airlocks in the coolant system. There is...
  2. General BMW Discussions
    Hi Everyone! I'm new to the BMW scene after being into my performance fords for the last 10 years. I have recently acquired a 2003 330Ci coupe with a blown headgasket. I'm swaying towards heading down the road of just swapping the lump out rather than attempting a repair. What model year engine...
  3. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Ive been changing my vac pipes today after excess oil in my boost pipes. Ive done this job a few times now on my two previous 535d's (changing swirl flaps etc with no issues. Anyway my car wont start now. E70 x5 30sd I had it on the diagnostics and its coming up with fault code EF30 part number...
  4. Tech Guides For All Generations BMW 7 Series
    Hi All, 300km from home my 7 starts losing power so I turn round and head for home. After 200km I'm caught in traffic in a small town and the beast starts smoking AND SMOKING and then it really started smoking! So much smoke the police and fire brigade were called out...oooppps! :eek I've...
  5. General BMW Discussions
    Hi All I have a 2008 520D with the N47 engine. Whilst driving along I had a sudden loss of power, followed by eventual stalling when trying to go uphill. After a bit of investigation it seems I've blown a hole in the plastic inlet manifold - about the size of a 1p coin. I'm planning on...
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi everyone, long time BMW fan and owned a few E36's in past but had to part with them for cheaper to insure and fuel motors, current wheels now aged and getting unreliable so now looking to get back into a BMW again (spend a LOT of time in my car for work) and got my eye on the E46 320D. They...
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey all, I hoped my first post would have been in better circumstances but there we go. What happened: Broke down on dual carriageway, travelling around 65mph, car just wouldnt pull suddenly and then a strange whine noise constantly. Couldnt stop anywhere for about a mile so i was just...
  8. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    My idrive and stereo have stopped working and I found this in the spare wheel well of my 2005 E60 535 Is this the power module for the idrive and stereo?
  9. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    hi All, it looks I have lown the gasket- loosing coolant level and steaming under the bonnet. I have seen some steam during acceleration coming from rhs exhaust. The temp has never changed from upright and engine still started and idled well after 3 hours without any steam. I shall check it...
  10. General BMW Discussions
    Hi Guys, This is my first post and was hoping to get some advice, I've got a BMW E46 318ci with the full M3 body kit/alloys. Looks Awesome! However the head gasket has blown and I don't know whether its worth the repair costs. I was wondering what you reckon I should do? Sell or repair...
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all- I keep getting a rear bulb blown sign on my rear right side and my left side indications blink faster like a bulb is blown but I have checked all bulbs and none are out. If I switch the headlights on the indicator slows to normal and the warning light goes out. Anyone got any ideas what...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi all my 2001 320 d has a suspected blown turbo loads of smoke through the exhaust , I'm just wondering if the engine would be damaged also or is it worth the risk just to replace the turbo .
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hey I've been trying to find the answer to my problem but can't find anything that fits my issue. I have a 1994 316i automatic, I've had it for a few weeks and one day I was driving and when I took off from a stop sign it died, it did restart but I had to be very gentle on the gas when taking...
  14. Technical Guides for the E46
    Lads, In a fooken muddle!! recently got an engine rebuild done about 4 months ago - prior to this the car was misfiring every two weeks with oil found in the spark plugs, got the engine rebuilt for a hefty price and now my god dammned self is in the same mess as I was before - the car is...
  15. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi Guys, i have a 1995 5i8i with the M43 engine, that it shares with 3 series. The head gasket is blown and I want to replace it myself. I have posted in the e34 section, but I got no replies. Have any of you guys replaced the head gasket ? Is it a DIY or should I let a garage sort it ? If it...
  16. BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Hi all, I've a blown cylinder head gasket in my m43 engine. Is it a diy job or best left to the garage ? If it is a diy, is there a good website with instructions ? Thanks in advance.. I
  17. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi All, Last week I was on a driving holiday in Europe when my engine blew. I was accelerating past a tractor from 25mph and at 45mph there was a loud bang and the dashboard lit up telling to stop. When I lifted the bonnet, I saw a 4" hole in the engine block from which I managed to retrieve...
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi everyone. New to the forum so hope I got this in the right place my partners 320d has blown the turbo and I'm trying to find a second hand replacement. Most of the ones on ebay have the vacuum type actuator but hers is electronic. My question is can i put the electronic actuator off of the...
  19. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi, this is my first post, i recently got a 96 323i coupe, it was mechanically good car when i brought it except some little damaged in fan shroud(Replaced just as i brought it with a brand new radiator), now the car seems running good no over heating any sort but, after couple of hard pulls...
  20. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi im new to the forum, would appreciate any help. Bought the car about 2 months ago. Was running fine. has quite high miles at almost 240k. last week my bmw 530d. went into high revs while i was doing 70mph on a bypass, i couldnt control it. tried turning ignition off, but revving continued...
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