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  1. In the market for a BMW E32 7 series

    General BMW Discussions
    I am in the market for a BMW E32 735i 7 series.Would like to know from other owners about the ownership experience. From doing research online, I have come up with a list of failures that can occur. Is there anything that I am missing or you don't agree with as trying to gather as much info on...
  2. What’s this behind the engine

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, I was wondering if you could help I was cleaning under the bonnet of my 320d F30 earlier and came across this part with a really rusty head however the bolts seemed perfectly intact and there was no rust anywhere else on the car - can anyone help as to what it is?
  3. 116i 61k Petrol - Silver

    BMW Cars for Sale
    I'm selling my BMW 116i 1.6 Petrol. Owned it for about a year now and runs as good as it can really :) Simply selling because i want a diesel estate or saloon for fishing and cycling hobbies. I'm new to owners forums so i've missed anything obvious do ask. Asking price - £3900 ono - Text or...
  4. Wheel fitment issues, need help.

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Found a few pics of a BMW e82 on styling 94 BMW 7er wheels. The car I found was for sale so I took the setup for granted that it works. Its on stock M package suspension and the front wheel pokes out a little , tire is half inside the fender (see pictures). According to the fitment...
  5. **HELP** - BMW F30 - Idrive

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Help** Don’t know much about cars so go easy on me, bit of a novice. I have an F30 BMW 3 series had it serviced from an Bmw specialist garage recently. However there was an issue with my key as it ran out of battery so the dealer replaced but had trouble registering key but sorted it. He made...
  6. BMW e31 sunroof lifting gate arms

    Technical Guides for the BMW E31.
    Hi guys, Can someone please let me know how sunroof lifting gate arms can be removed from the trolley I have it completley removed but would like to weld cracks in plastic since price for new ones is :jaw-dropping but I am not sure how to detach and have it separated like this Any...
  7. Bmw F02 850 Li. Battery drain, No sleep mode

    BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Gentlemen Greetings Each time the car parked for two days it drains the battery... During diagnostic session Everything is normal as should be.. Except the CAS.. Reporting : 930741 Output, Terminal 15WUP Short circuit to positive. 930743 Output, Terminal 15WUP _RS short circuit to...
  8. BMW 520d E60 M47 LCI - Vibrations in steering, brake peddle and cabin during Idle and b/w 90-120km

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Has someone been through this - I feel like I am in a very annoying massage chair that's got a bad motor. When idling, I can feel a vibration in the steering, driver seat, floor, and peddle, umm and the gear knob. When I rev the car between 80 and 120km it feels bouncy as if the wheels are not...
  9. BMW x1 2014 system upgrade / mirror app

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    I have BMW x1 2014 with full option , and my display and navigation system is old so can I do it like 2017 and up by software updates or I should install new hardware to be look like new models? I have camera and sensors and monitor and navigation big screen and every thing so should I only buy...
  10. Brand New Full Size Spare / Replacement 17” Steel Wheel and Tyre 225/50R17 fits BMW X1

    Alloy wheels and tyres for sale
    Brand new 17” steel wheel and 225/50R17 tyre, balanced, in brand new condition, can be used as a spare or permanent replacement, fits BMW X1 E84, never used before. In brand new condition, can be used as a spare or permanent replacement for 225/45R18. £50 buyer collects in person, Galsgow.
  11. Genuine BMW X1 OEM 10-spoke 18” Alloy Wheel and Tyre 255/40R18 in Very Good Condition

    Alloy wheels and tyres for sale
    Genuine BMW OEM 10-spoke 18” Alloy Wheel and Kumho Ecsta Le Sport KU39 255/40R18 tyre has 3 to 4mm tread left, in very good condition, can be used as a spare or permanent replacement, previously used on rear axle BMW X1 bore 72.5mm pcd 5 x120mm. In very good condition, can be used as a spare of...
  12. Bmw 330D E46 Crank no start Help!!

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys i have a bmw 330d 2004 msport auto and i have a problem with the car The Problem is that the car was running fine the day before, next morning i started the car and drove about a mile when the car just cut on me, and has not started since So fari have replaced the in tank fuel pump...
  13. First BMW

    Hello Everybody, I purchased my first BMW yesterday, now have a 2016 335d MSport as a DD. Thought I'd join this fount of knowledge, as it kept cropping up in the 1000s of google searches I was trying doing to decide which diesel to buy. See you all around the forums :thumbsup
  14. BMW E87 Brake Pads and error on dash

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hello there, I have a 2007 116i M sport for 2 weeks and after I serviced it to clear all the dash errors, I had a sensor that needed to be replaced which I did then after a couple of days I pull out of my car park then I stole the engine :hihi:hihi but when I turn the car back on, the dash goes...
  15. BMW E60 525D Fuel consumption

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hey guys! I got myself couple a months ago E60 525D (2005) with 130kW. Automatic. Overall car is not bad, but i am having trouble with some errors and with a bit high fuel consumption. My car is basically spending around 11liters in city driving, from a research around internet i found that...
  16. BMW 645CI Rocker cover gasket

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi All, Replaced rocker cover gasket located on air box side of engine, started engine and now rough idling. Any ideas as to what could be causing this or should it clear? Thanks
  17. BMW 220i Apple Carplay options. Which is best?

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Morning all. I have a 2015 F22 220i with Business Nav/media. I want to add Apple Car play to it and looking around there's 2 options. The MMi module from Bimmertech or the Wireless option from Unique Audio. Both similar prices and both seem to do the same thing. Anyone have experience...
  18. BMW x3 2008 Which cable to purchase

    General BMW Discussions
    I have searched on the internet and there seems to be a wide range in price for D-Can and also the K-LINE Cable (Blue Cable), So I am looking for a suggestion on whats best to buy use for general fault clearing codes etc..I have downloaded and sucessfully installed INPA and a whole bunch of...
  19. BMW e92 steering rack

    General BMW Discussions
    Has anyone had to put a steering rack on their e92. Mines a 2011 and has a knocking noise from front drivers side replaced everything apart from rack and thinking this is the problem.
  20. BMW 320I SPORT 2013 Drive Mode Default + Air Con

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi there, I wonder if anyone can help me please... Two things which I've never been able to fathom on my 3 series. 1) The drive mode defaults to 'Comfort'. Is there a way to get it to default to something else, e.g. Sport+, Eco etc? Without having to manually change it every time... 2) Every...