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  1. Wheels for a 2004 325 Ci Convertable

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi There, Can anyone send me pictures of the OEM 17-inch alloy for my 2004 325 Ci? The current 16-inch ones look pretty bland. Also, do the 17-inch or even 18-inch 'M' alloys fit? I can see that the 17-inch and 18-inch fronts are the same size wheel (width not diameter) as the OEM for this car...
  2. E46 Ci Coupe rear window rubber

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi there. The rubber that is connected to the black shadow line is damaged and needs replacing on my 330 Ci Sport. I've been told that I need to replace the whole shadow line at £600 per side! Is there a workaround for this? Thanks
  3. 320 ci random misfire

    Hi I’m struggling with my bmw it has a misfire after about 10 minutes running and each time you stop and start the engine the misfire changes cylinder my engine also doesn’t have the secondary air pump. I’ve chnaged lots of things the plugs I had the coils tested the injectors tested I’ve...
  4. 1997 e31 840 ci - electrical gremlins

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    hi, I have a couple of issues that have just started so any help will be greatfull 1.. every now and then I get a 'brake light out' message coming up but when I checked them they all work..? 2.. passenger window, again every now and then goes up and down but only about 5 or 6mm..? any one had...
  5. E46 320 ci Engine upgrade...

    BMW Engine Conversions
    Evening, having now got my 320ci facelift (6 pot) all in, wheels furbed, all new suspension and brakes and interior swap completed im now thinking of dropping a 2,5 engine in or even the 3.0 does anyone have any insight into what parts are a straight swap or the actual list of parts...
  6. 645 CI clutch /gearbox issue

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Good afternoon to all people. Im 6 year owner of 645 Ci SMG .Last times start to be enoyed . When I start drive ,put in 1 gear ,relase brake and I can hear and feel jerking sound . from 1 to second gear same little bit less . But rest of gears fine . So i thought thats clutch problem . Decied to...
  7. Rare colour BMW 330 Ci convet; M sport sale

    General BMW Discussions
    Hello, I'm looking to sell my much loved convertable. Cream leather black roof. 2003 plate 98k miles on clock. Any ideas how much I should put it up for? Thanks
  8. E46 330 Ci M-Sport auto noise from gear box

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi Guys Ok i had the gear box replaced a while ago and the new gearbox oil pump packed up so had another recon item shipped over t spain and this has worked perfectly until the other day, while the car was close to a wall i could hear a noise bouncing back of the wall, the auto gear box works...
  9. 2000 323 ci convertible

    Hi it s Storm here I need mega advice if anyone can help me Electric driver seat has gone right back to rear seat and wont move the switch clicks though. I have cleaned coins etc! out of tracks still nothing Cannot remove seat as it too far back to get to the bolts???? Someone advised there...
  10. 840 ci new owner, help with reliable and reasonable 8 friendly mechanic & bodyshop nr west london / home counties

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hello All, Hoping to be active here. Picked up my first 8 yesterday, '95 840ci metallic black. In basically sound order, but needs some light attention to keep things right for the future, so on the hunt for an 8 friendly garage and bodyshop around west London / home counties. ( I'm in...
  11. BMW 318 ci e46 series, oil leak

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi All I hope someone had same issues with their car and what is the best possibility to fix it. I have n oil leak in my car which I took it to 5 garages to find it. all of them still cant fix the issue and cant find it. I have spend more money for cleaning, diagnosis instead of fixing the car...
  12. WANTED e46 ci drivers door (titanium silver)

    Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    I'm looking for a good drivers side door with glass for my e46 330ci. PM me if you have one Cheers David
  13. 2003 e46318 ci electrics issue

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi i was wondering if any one can help i have annoying intermittent fault. i have the sat nav with the small 3 inch screen which displays radio cd ect. every so often the stereo will turn off the screen goes blank and 3 warning lights appear on dash board abs traction control and dsc i think...
  14. 330 ci turbo conversion manifold queatiob

    Turbocharging your BMW
    330 ci turbo conversion manifold queation Alright chaps I’m currently sorting out doing a turbo conversion I’ve done numerous turbo conversions on several cars over the years however I’m new to the bmw scene now doing a bit of research it seems that most manifolds available won’t suit uk spec...
  15. 2001 325 Ci - ABS Voodoo!

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I'll lay this out as short as I can. Had the passenger side front ABS sensor replaced when I purchased it to turn off the lights on the dash. Module has been showing 5FD5 error in the scanner. Can't clear it, persistent code. However, it was still working fine, no dash lights, traction...
  16. New Exhaust for 840 ci sport 1999

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi guys, I've posted this on the worldwide forum but will also ask here, I'm looking for recommendation for a new exhaust system, including the cats (as they are rattling) I'd like a fruitier exhaust note too Hit me up brothers and sisters
  17. 2000/X 330 Ci E46 for sale - £2100 ono

    BMW Cars for Sale
    2000/X E46 330 Ci manual for sale - £2100 ono For sale: 2000/X BMW 330 Ci in topaz blue Price: £2100 ono Mileage: 142k 5 speed manual MOT: 11 Months - expires end of august 2018 Tax: Currently SORN Last serviced: 136k BMW history to 70k then independent to 100k. Then maintained by previous...
  18. 2002 320 ci convertable auto petrol oil leak from back of engine I think ??

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, I am new here and have only had my car about ten days so please go gentle and bear with me. I started to notice the smell of oil burning and a bit smoky in the engine bay after a run out a few days after I bought her only once she was hot, and with a few people in it. ( on test drive I...
  19. 2004 BMW E46 325 CI Coupe (Modified Project)

    **Start of my build thread for my 2004 BMW 325 CI Coupe** Where to begin... I work in the motor trade and I have always been very passionate about the cars I have owned and I love to experiment in terms of different styles and trends which although has given me a fair bit of knowledge... This...
  20. 1993 850 CI, a keeper or not

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    I am in a dilemma whether or not to keep my 850 CI, I have owned it for 10 years now and barely use it. Although I keep it serviced, MOT'd and taxed, the miles I put on it are negligible. These machines are meant to be driven, and to be honest I do feel guilty neglecting this. My question is...