Hi, hope someone can share their expert knowledge comparing the error codes with an MOT emission test. Both codes P0420 and P0430 have appeared together. Because my Private Reg is more valuable than my car I get a pre MOT done each year in case I need to remove the plates. During the Pre MOT...
My 2008 e93 330i needs a new centre section (from joint at down pipe to back box) exhaust. That’s the part that has 2 cats and the BMW genuine parts come in at about £3,000! My guy can’t find a pattern replacement from his normal sources so can anyone recommend a supplier or custom exhaust...
Hi all. I am after some help and advice on my car if possible. I've had it for almost a year now and I've noticed a few things recently that I feel I might need to get sorted. But, I'm not 100% sure and didn't want to just throw money at it until I got some advice.
The main things I've noticed...
When i fitted my stainless exhaust a while back i gut open and gutted the cat, i did this because i couldnt find a de cat pipe anywhere!
i have now noticed a company on ebay selling them,
my questions is apart from a nice bit of stainless compared to a cut and gutted cat, will there...
I'm really hoping someone here can help, I'm at my absolute wits end.
I have a 2006 320i M Sport E90 that will NOT stop flinging catalytic converter errors.
No performance issues at all but every 150 miles or so *BING!* EML comes on and getting P0420 (catalytic converter bank 1...
Happily driving along and my car starts to look like Santa's Sleigh
Very white smoke and burning red embers coming out from behind (I thought of Planes, Trains and Automobiles / National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation)
No loss in power
No extra noise
Pulled over, called RAC
He didn't really have...
Hi guys. I'm new to all this so please bare with me. Really hoping to get some help/diagnosis with this problem so all suggestions welcome. I bought a BMW e90 320i automatic about 2 months ago for the wife. I bought the car from an auction so obviously no warranty. The car is an ex-company car...
greetings to you all, here in this very nice BMW knowledge place!
For the N42 Engine, there are two kinds of exhaust manifolds available. One with straight pipes and without lambda sensors (3x) and without catalytic converters (2x) and one with both of these.
As I found out, lots...
BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
hi help needed i have a 2004 330 sport and the other day the emission light came on a friend of mine pluged it into is snap-on computer and it came up with bank 1 cat i have tried to find out what that is and how much it would be on realoem but was not sure a friend of mine works for bmw mini...
I'm having trouble with my e36 BMW. The main symptom is a severe lack of power. This happened fairly suddenly (as in hasn't gradually been losing power)
Things I've changed:
Dist coil / ht leads
Things I'm considering: