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  1. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I have placed a USB stick in the USB port in the armrest of my BMW e93. It plays for about 20/30mins, then appears to reboot and play the song that it started with (not where it was up to). i have no other audio issues. Is the port designed for a memory stick ? Cheers Craig
  2. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi again, some of you may know I've recently had a new egr cooler and intake manifold. Before the repair I was getting an oily engine smell in the cab of car. It would be intermittent but most noticeable when driving or when I first get into the car after it had been used by the wife. Can't say...
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi ALL, I wonder if anyone can help. I own a 2004 BMW 318CI Convertible. My mechanic cannot find the problem but this is what is happening and later I will explain what I have done so far to fix the problem. Car starts on cold fine, Idle is around 600 maybe a little low as there is a...
  4. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi guys, I’ve searched everywhere but can’t find a problem like mine... My dad has an e46 330ci he rarely uses and keeps it in the garage all winter, he decided to get it out of the garage yesterday and he realised it had a flat battery so charged it up. He wanted to take it out for a drive but...
  5. E46
    Alright guys thought i would do a progress thread as I do with all my cars I’m pretty new to bmw ownership I’ve owned one before which was a 330d 4 door when I was 24 however this didnt last as it just screamed old man at me ha ha owned a few fast cars imprezas focus’s anything with a turbo...
  6. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi guys got my 635d 2008 a couple of weeks ago. Everything spot on but on occasions i can smell oil inside the cab. Any ideas what this can be or has anyone experienced this before? Is it an easy fix or not?
  7. E46
    Hi Guys and Gals, I've decided to start documenting the progress on my 46 Cab.. Okay so I'm a year to late so you'll have to bare with me. To Be fair quite abit has happened since I got her. She was in a sorry state Dents on every panel scratches in places you would believe wheels that I...
  8. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I've got the Hi fi system and as we all know it's shocking. I want to upgrade the headunit but with it being an amplified system will the headunit still improve the sound like it has in all my previous cars? Also do I need a special iso loom for this set up? Would it be possible to fit the hk...
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi, please be gentle I'm new to all this having just purchased my first BMW, an e36 convertible 328 as a weekend car, it's a runner but needs some TLC so hopefully should be fun. However I've got an issue which puzzles me, when I got the car the passenger window would go down, not on the...
  10. General BMW Discussions
    Hi guys thinking of buying a 325i sport cab with a autograph kit petrol.. tbh the kit doesnt look any different on the front end to a basic sport . the side of car has a bit of kit on seals , and the rear is nothing special either.. at present i have a e46 msport diesel and was thinking of...
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi folks, Hoping for some definitive answer here! I have a 1999 323 cabriolet on original non-sport suspension. I like the ride and handling but it shimmies a lot at the rear and the back end sits very low. My armchair diagnosis is sagging rear springs and tired RTABs. I have been offered...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, Due to using my car to go to and from work I'm usually driving at 60mph each day due to traffic etc for the last 6 months. But recently I've had a chance at the weekend to put the roof down and have some fun on the B roads in York. I usually drive not taking the car past 3-4K on the...
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello I've taken the plunge and bought a 1998 E36 convertible. I used to have a 318 is saloon of the same age/ colour and regret selling it. It has a couple of issues that need sorting that I hope to be able to take tips from here to help me. In short: 1. The bonnet cable doesn't release -...
  14. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi please be kind im new to the forums. I have discoverd that i have wet carpets inside my 1 series 2006 120d. The water seems to be only on the drivers side of the car, back and front.. I have been all over with a hose but cant find anything leeking. Can anyone please help Kayak3180
  15. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Ive got a 328 cabriolet that doesnt have traction control, and ill be putting my s50b32 engine in it in the coming months, along with all the running gear as i have a full car to rip everything from. The issue I have is the M3 has traction control, but the 328 doesn't. I'm a bit worried about...
  16. Auto Electrical Forum
    hi all having a issue with a 325 auto cab 2005 brake lights on ,dsc light on ,cruise control light on,tyre flat light on and heated sets not working no fault codes coming up been read on a number of machines any ideas anyone
  17. Introductions
    Hi there E36 Cab owner From Corby Northants. Had a 318 e36 Years ago and had a hungering for another e36 so after a pretty varied Car History I am finally back to e36 ownership got Loads of Plans for it. will pop a pic up tomorrow thanks
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi folks, hoping for a bit of help here. Recently bought a E46 320CD Msport, and all been good so far, but noticed when I get a bit right foot friendly that the inside of the car seems to get slightly smokey and smell of fumes?? Is it a simple case of a pollen filter or am I looking at...
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