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  1. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Everyone I will collect my old new 325d manual f30 63plate next week and would like know what are Your recommending in terms of service? Any general Meintenance? As follows my plan is 1 oil change. Please advice on which oil and how much do I need ? 2. Coolant replacement which is...
  2. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi all, I have 3.20d 2012 BMW and during the last service, BMW dealer advised changing both timing chains, it is N47. The cost looks quite high, the last price we received is £2200. Do you know any garage around Bath/Bristol who can handle this work properly and cheaper then this price? Thanks.
  3. Introductions
    Hi all, Few months back I picked up a BMW e46 325ci, I have never owned a BMW but I have fallen in love instantly. The car has had a lot of work ie coil overs and roll bars etc. However my engine has given in and I’m up for a challenge. So I wanted to do an engine swap to a 330 Just a few...
  4. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all !!!The system Auto Start / Stop in my cars (BMW series 1 and Series 3 ) is simply disable. In my opinion this system , takes you more ,than gives you some advantages , so I used scan tool Launch X431 and I disabled this car's option .What do you think and What is your opinion ? Please...
  5. General BMW Discussions
    hey, just bought my first BMW and I changed the tyre pressure from what my dealer left it at as the car bit bouncy over the road but then it felt awful. I have tried multiple different pressure and now have found a decent one but it still doesn't feel right. it seems to be bouncing over every...
  6. General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, my car is 2010 BMW 325d manual in 82k mileage, time to time, when I am on 1st gear, it is jumping out of gear with loud noise. In another gears, I did not face issue so far, only in 1st gear and rarerly. I have VGS 4 star warranty covers up to 2k gbp per claim, however it does not...
  7. Technical Guides for the E90, E91, E92, E93, F30.
    Hello all. Am new here and need some help. Got a bmw e90 318i 2007. Petrol Automatic. When i start the car in the morning, it starts, idles rough then cuts out. After maybe 2-3 goes it runs. I ran obd tool. It said cam sensor on exhaust. So i changed it. Same issue remains. Ran inpa, this...
  8. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi guys, I recently became a BMW driver when I bought a 320D M-Line. I love the car but when I am bluetoothing Spotify to my media system I only have the options to skip tracks. I would like to be able to search through my playlists ideally which I have seen is possible on the model and year of...
  9. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hey everyone, I hope you are all well? I made this video on things that will break on the F30 following some issues with the 3er. I hope some of you find it useful?
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I'm new to the forum so excuse if I posted the question in wrong place or something... So the problem is when i'm driving my car and floor it from about 1.8-1.9k rpm, doesn't matter which gear ( i don't do that on 1st gear) the turbo spools up fast and starts pulling good for a 2l 100kw...
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Recently hit a cat and it took a sizeable chunk out of the front of my 2012 318d, I need one more part for it but don’t know the name for it/where to find it. Does anyone have any ideas? It’s the part circled.
  12. General BMW Discussions
    Water pump went on the cars, so removed the EGR and pump but noticed a oil leak which I think is coming from a sensor just above the EGR housing. I have attached a picture of it, can some tell me what it is so i can get replace?
  13. General BMW Discussions
    Very impressed by how fast the new M340i is. I knew it would beat the M4 because of the traction, but the M550i too..
  14. General BMW Discussions
    Happy Saturday everyone, Hope you are staying safe? I uploaded a video today on a 320d touring if anyone would like to watch it?(you might appreciate the distraction) Thomas :)
  15. Auto Electrical Forum
    hello my bmw 320d e90 has what I think is an electrical fault when the battery is hooked up the alarm goes off I have to unlock the drivers door with the blade key same as the boot radio comes on and the start and stop button lights up also the gear stick lights to tell me its in park but only...
  16. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi there, I have a 2008 BMW 3 Series 320i SE with it's check engine light recently turned on. I had a car diagnosis check on it with a trusted family mechanic and found that the error code was due to a faulty nox sensor. Since this, I've replaced the sensor however the engine light has...
  17. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hey guys, new on here! I have an issue. I've got a BMW 320si 2006! I changed the spark plugs with NGK ones and four new ignition coils a month ago as had rough idle, cured the problem. But a week later it came back again. Checked the coils and cylinder 2 and 3 coils had gone bad so changed and...
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