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  1. Vibration braking hard

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    520d f10 61plate 103k. Following on ive another problem. When i brake hard i get severe vibration. The rear discs were replaced 30000 miles ago by the front look as if they're ready for a change. Other than discs is there anything else that cause Vibration when braking i.e. suspension bushes
  2. Violent steering judder when braking???

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Need some help please E60 530 Msport 06 I've been getting a violent judder every time i slow down...As i come to a complete stop the car seems to bite slightly on the discs then releases until the next revolution? I took the front right wheel off and spun the disc, i could see that the disc...
  3. e39 2002 525d tourer. Front driverside wheel locks up on braking .

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    New pads and discs . brand new quality tyres. Motorways etc high speed braking is fine. but slow braking ,25mph etc I find the drivers side can lock up . NO ABS warnings on INPA . could it be Shocks or ABS sensor etc?
  4. X5 e53 3.0i Sport on LPG Braking

    BMW Parts for Sale
    I have 2002 X5 3.0i on LPG that is suffering from loss of compression on one cylinder. Due to time and financial constraints, I am looking to either sell this car as a non runner, or breaking it? I am enquiring whether there are anyparts that people on here need? There are a number of parts that...
  5. E92 2007 cruise control won't work after braking

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, new this forum so apologies if this is in the wrong place. I have searched and searched my problem and can't find similar to my issue so hoping someone can help. Basically, I am having an issue with my cruise control not working once the car has warmed up, and after having used the...
  6. Juddering/knocking when braking.

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    My 320d F30 has recently developed a problem. When braking there's a quite a bad juddering which I think is coming from the front offside. When braking harder from speed it had a knocking sound too coming from there. It doesn't make any noise when going over speed bumps etc just when braking...
  7. F10 ActiveHybrid-5 / 535i - Faults, parking brake? Transmission?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, got a weird one and I don't want to pay for diagnostics just yet... I have an intermittent fault. If i'm stopped in the car with my foot on the brake (auto H is OFF), and the car is in Drive, sometimes when i take my foot off the brake the car doesn't creep forward as it's supposed to...
  8. Dangerous fault: rapid braking when raining?

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi all, have a very scary and serious fault with my 2014 116. As soon as it starts raining if I'm doing over approx 40 mph, the car brakes intermittently and very harshly so I rapidly lose speed. If there was a car behind me, there is no doubt they'd go into the back of me. When it happens, I am...
  9. E46 320d Decat; engine braking & turbo whistle

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi all, I recently pulled the guts out of both front and rear cats. Rear cat given a bit of straight through pipe and front cat left hollow. Also no swirl flaps or egr. The results are interesting, definitely more low down grunt which is great as it was always keen to stall if you got used to...
  10. X5 E53 shaking on the steering wheel above 60 mph and braking, all ok below 60 mph

    BMW Chassis and Brakes
    Greetings to all, my first post and hopefully i can help out in the future. I had a 2004 E46 touring and now an X5. Hopefully somebody can give me some advice.... i own a X5 which needed one of the coaster bushes changing (passenger side). I got this changed along with a couple of ball joints...
  11. update on replica throwing stars, rusty arch repair and question on braking feel

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi guys, so finally got my car back from the garage (new bilstein shocks, eibach springs, suspension linkages and joints/bushes all round, brakes line, fuel lines etc :thumbsup ) thought id show an update on some plastic replica throwing star fronts i purchased on ebay, after shafting my...
  12. 840ci Brake problem. Extra travel in pedal when braking

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hello All, The 8 failed its MOT a while back and I have been sorting through a few issues to get it back on the road. The brakes kicked up 2 fails, one for spongy feel and a second for the extra travel under load. After fighting to get the all the seized bleed nipples out I have changed the...
  13. 530d f10 shaky when braking

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello guys. I have problem with my 530d its a f10 model automatic. When I brake few times say from 90m/h to 50 miles an hour its starting shaking very bad and it get even worse when brakes get hot.... so what I done 1) I balanced the wheels (no improvement) 2) replaced brake discs and brake...
  14. Increased Braking - Changing Discs / Pads

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Guys Apologies as I'm sure this has been done to death! There was a good thread on this on the bmwforum that very sadly shutdown a year or two again but access has gone :frown Still this is a great forum too and I'm glad to be a part of it! My next job is to replace the front discs and pads...
  15. E60 hesitant braking

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello, I have recently picked up a 2008 E60 530D, its my first automatic transmission car so not really sure if this is an issue or not..... When braking it almost feels as if the car is fighting it, this is more apparent the lower the speed. Its not constant, more like in .5 second intervals...
  16. E46 320i 2003 ABS activates when turning left with light braking

    General BMW Discussions
    I have an old 320i 2003 and when I turn left with a light braking the ABS activates with no reason. Before spending money with somebody searching for hours, does forum users have an idea of the origin to which I can drive the mechanician ?
  17. Braking Issue 2004 318Ti

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys hope someone may be able to shed some light on a problem Im having with a newly purchased 318Ti Compact? When braking pedal is okay until at a near stopthen requires alot of pressure to come to a complete stop, I have done pads discs bled the system, no change. Im obviously getting...
  18. Vibration/pulse from steering and brake pedal on braking F02 730Ld

    BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hi everyone I have gone through the effort of searching the forums and internet for a while to find out about the different causes of the vibration in steering/pulse and pulse in brake pedal when braking, and it appears that it can be SO many different things, which can cost a heck of a lot of...
  19. Braking squeal/ handbrake shoe issue/ warranty

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, Had the 328i f30 for 11 months now & for the last 5 months or so, it started squealing every time I pulled off (when engine has been off) but doesn't happen if I've been driving/ stopping in traffic etc So I took it to dealers & tech took the car out early like I suggested. But he...
  20. Undercarriage damage. Noise when braking

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi. I've only just joined. About an hour ago I drove over a dead fox that was in middle of road. Only saw it last minute. It passed through the undercarriage and I saw it in my rear view window as we drove in. But now when I brake it's making a whirring noise and also noise when u change down...