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  1. BMW E36 engine change

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi just wondering if someone could help me. I have a 320i BMW E36 for drifting but it is doesnt have enough power so i got hold of a 2.5 to go in it but i dont have the key for the 2.5 engine but do have the ecu do i need to get a new key coded in order to get the engine running. many thanks josh
  2. BMW 318IS 1998 - Induction or panel filter?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi there, Im new to the forum. Basically I wanted to ask what would be best for my 318is, and induction kit or a simple panel filter. Ive fitted a scorpion exhaust system already, so looking for more in terms of air intake and so on. So yeah what would be best for my particular model? Cheers guys!
  3. BMW E36 325i Cabriolet - Passenger Window makes 'thud' when window reaches top

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi My passenger window makes a 'thud' sounding noise when it reaches its the top (when I close the windows). At first I thought it might be the rubber seals but I tried opening and closing the window with the door open and the 'thud' noise still remains. Has anyone had the same experience...
  4. My New German Girl, Hellga

    E36
    Hi guys I'm new here but not new to owning Bimmers or German cars. Having owned an e46 M3 and various old-school Mercs, I thought it was time to get back into a BMW after four years of WRX turbo action. I have written a few blog posts about the E36 325i I purchased, along with the confusion...
  5. BMW E36 -Dipstick size pipe problem...

    E36
    I was wondering if someone here could help me out, I am changing the engine in my E36 from a m50b20 to a non vanos m50b25... Thing is that the oil dipstickpipe is way to slim... (You can see this in one of the pictures...) I ordered a new one but its exactly the same... So do u need something...
  6. 1995 e36 325i- brake and handbrake problems

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hello everyone im new to the forum ive recently purchased a bmw e36 325i convertible. And this will be my first bmw. I bought the car with no mot as a little project. The car went for the mot and failed pretty badly but most of the issues are around the same problem. the handbrake will click for...
  7. BMW E36 problem or problemS!

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi all, New to the forum! In need of some help.. I have a 1997 BMW E36 318i Saloon, petrol. Recently she's presented some issues, and I'm really hopeful you guys can help. 1. Her revs go down to about 500 (so nearly stall) when I start her up and start to reverse back slowly. The revs go so...
  8. BMW 320i se 1996

    BMW 320i se 1996

    Restoation
  9. E36

    E36

  10. Bmw E36

    Bmw E36

    This is my E36 323I with litlle changes
  11. E36 328i - BMW SPARE PARTS BREAKING

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  12. Bmw e36 heater control valve ? Heater matirx?

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi guys i have a bmw e36 325tds touring , there is no heat coming through the vents , i read the the Heater valves get clogged up .With the engine at normal operation temp the pipes going from the heater valve to the fire wall were stone cold , i just cleaned out the valve it was clogged up , iv...
  13. for sale 2500 ovno

    for sale 2500 ovno

    1995 BMW E36 328I SE Saloon Low Mileage - 47588 £2500 O.V.N.O ring for details PLEASE NO TIME WASTERS CALL ADRIAN on 07903244324
  14. for sale 2500 ovno

    for sale 2500 ovno

    1995 BMW E36 328I SE Saloon Low Mileage - 47588 £2500 O.V.N.O ring for details PLEASE NO TIME WASTERS CALL ADRIAN on 07903244324
  15. BMW E36 fog light's wiring

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hello i am new to this forum and i am already asking you for help. I have a e36 318is and i would like to install front fog lights. I baught second hand fog lights with some wireing cables and now i would like to instal them. Can you help me? I have both fog lights with the connectors to...
  16. BMW E36 Mileage Odometer Removal

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi guys, I am looking to change my dashboard cluster due to several faults with it. I wanted to know if it is possible in any way to just remove the mileage odometer section from my cluster circuit and fix it into the new cluster. I want to keep the same mileage i currently have on the new...
  17. 1999 E36 318i, temp gauge needle not working

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi, I have a 1999 e36 convertible. The other day I was driving the car and saw that the temp needle is not moving, it is sitting well below the blue mark on the gauge. When I start the car the red light on the temp gauge lights up but the needle is not responding. I removed the instrument...
  18. Bmw e36 m50b35 vert

    Bmw e36 m50b35 vert

  19. 1996 E36 M3 - alternator bearing replacing

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi i just wondering if anyone has changed the bearing on the alternator on a e36 m3 mine has started to make a noise on the front bearing when you put some wd40 on it the noise goes so am thinking to change the bearing thanks
  20. 1996 E36 318i front wings & bonnet

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    HI FOLKS, PLEASE COULD SOMEONE TELL ME,WOULD THE FRONT WINGS AND BONNET FROM MY 1996 318I SALOON FIT ONTO A BMW 316 COMPACT? MANY THANKS S:thumbsupTUART
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