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  1. MOT Failure - 330ci cabby 2003

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Guys So I pulled the old girl out of the garage the other day to get her retested for the year, I thought she might fail as I have had her sat up in the garage over the winter. Here's the fail list - 001 Parking Brake : efficiencey below requirements [3.7.B.7] 002 Windscreen washer...
  2. E36 1999 323i cabby horse shoe gas struts

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    The horse shoe does not open enough to let the roof fold in , the roof is electric , I took the carpets out the back and can't see how to get the horse shoe struts out , i think they have come to the end of their life unless there is a cable i can tighten to make it fully open , also the back...
  3. 320i cabby will accept m50b25i??

    BMW Engine Conversions
    hi everyone well my story is i have had a black 325i coupe for 2 years its bloody bananas , i spent thousand pounds having new clutch,chain tensioners ,headgasket,waterpump,pulleys, and it runs amazing .. its had something done to it because the rev counter revs all the way off the clock and...
  4. E46 coupe rear lights onto cabby

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Does anybody know if the rear lights from a coupe fit straight onto a convertible?seen some led rear light and want to know if they will fit before buying. Cheers adam
  5. BMW E46 325ci Cabby - Red Lobster

    E46
    Hi Guys. I´m Patrick from Neuss - Düsseldorf / Germany and new to the Forum. I´d like to start a thread for my "RED-Lobster" Actually did several changes but more to come. Here´s the things already done: - TA Technix Coilovers - nearly maxed out - Tomason TN1 8,5x18 ET35 (10mm spacers/whell...
  6. E36 cabby roof problem

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi ive got a 328 convertible the roof dnt open so ive pulled the red lever, ive notice that the cble has snapped where the ctches are is that enough for the roof to stop working? also my roof leakss would it be possible to rewater proof it or would i need a new roof
  7. e46 cabby facelift m3 bonnet and wings

    General BMW Discussions
    hi all just trying to find out if any e46 m3 bonnet and wings will fit my 2004 cabby i all ready got headlights from a 330ci as i know my face lift ones wont fit m3 wings cheers in advance
  8. 1995 325 Cabby roof

    General BMW Discussions
    Hello, just purchased a 1995 325 Cabby. Previous owner removed the roof ECU thinking it was faulty however I want to try the reset procedure first. The ECU has 4 sockets but there are only 3 plugs behind the panel? Is this normal? Its not a fully automatic roof if that helps Thanks in...
  9. 1995 e36 328 cabby , will a coupe trim fit

    General BMW Discussions
    help , seen a mint interior out of a coupe , will it fit straight into my cabby. thanks
  10. 1991 E30 320 convertible not cranking!!

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    My '91 cabby with M20 in it decided to go dead on me for no apparent reason. Have a clifford alarm immobiliser fitted which may be at fault, but had to replace starter fitted as it wasn't well anyway. Or could it be a relay? Any tests I can do, ign lights all work and there seems to be power to...
  11. E36 Cabby speaker upgrade.

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi All, just bought myself an E36 Cabby, and I want to upgrade the speakers to something with a bit more oompf! However I need something cheap, therefore what would people recomend as a decent upgrade set up? Cheers Steve
  12. Noobie Cabby driver!!!

    Introductions
    Hey all... I'm on my second BMW now, first was a 97 328i sport coupe which I owned back in 2001 for about 4 years... since then my VW habits stood in the way but now I'm a proud owner of a 95 328i cabriolet... still got all my dubs tho :)
  13. 2001 E46 330ci Cabby Auto - Whistling noise from engine

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I hope that somebody can point me in the right direction on this one, yesterday afternoon I noticed that I can hear what sounds like a whistling noise coming from the engine when the car was moving, always over 1,500 RPM, drop below this and the noise stops. When I got back home and parked on...
  14. 1997 e36 328i cabby what damage can be caused?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    ok guys..in october some thief decided to nick my back window by cutting it out.anyway my insurance company sent the car to a insurance approved garage where they stored it for 2 months.anyway i went to collect the car but the garage didnt no i was turning up anyway looking at the pics you can...
  15. 1997 e36 328i cabby tyres for 18inch rims

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi just wondered if theres any recommendations for tyre sizes.ive currently got 18 inch mv2 alloys. 225/40/18 on the front and 255/35/18 on the back.im experiencing tramlining and was thing that if i make all the tyres the same size it may reduce the effect..
  16. Buying advise for 330CD Cabby...

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi everyone, I am New to the world of BMW and looking to buy a 330d cabby, The car in question has 70k with full bmw history, I know that every manufacturer has their "common problems" and would appriciate if someone could advise me of them:thumbsup Dont want to end up buying a complete...
  17. 2005 e46 318ci cabby fuel problems plz help

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    bmw 318ci 2005 ,had car in bmw specialists today got fault where my petrol tank doesnt seem to be transfering petrol from one side of the tank to the other, car runs fine and no problem but i run out of petrol and gauge says i have a quater of a tank, garage says there is no vacume to fuel...
  18. 1996 E36 328i Cab - e46 m3 arches on 328 cabby ....need help

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    has anyone got picks of such a mod as ive tried looking but cant find any... thinking of moulding the m3 e46 arches to my e36 cabby as i think they would suit it quite well thinking of converting the front lights and bonnet as ttwell .. got 20 inch ace 184s on the car now dropped 60mm but...
  19. 1999 E36 328i - M-Sport Cabby Rear Exhaust Box Swap

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Will an E36 M3 Evo rear exhaust box fit on my 1999 328i Cabby ? Just curious
  20. 1999 E36 328i M-Sport Cabby 4 wheel alignment in NW

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi Any recommendations for garages that do 4 wheel alignment in the North West of England ?
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