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  1. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    gonna have to start buying some cleaning products again :eek, whats the best wheel cleaner around these days? shampoo and dash cleaner,,,
  2. General BMW Discussions
    When the maf is disconnected the car wreaks the air with unburnt petrol, could you therefore use this knowledge to help increase the amount of cleaning agents to get past combustion to help clean say the rear O2 sensor and cat?
  3. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    hi there, hope this is the right section for this question, I have just got a second hand set of m sport alloys in cracking condition the problem is the guy I got them off has had them in his garage for some time they where all full of dust and spider webs lol I fitted them on the car they look...
  4. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello, i have a little rough idle after first start and some bad movements from car between 1500-2000 rpm (not always), the injectors value are around 0.8 - 1.0 in ISTA-D at the start in the morning. I want to use diesel injector cleaner. Is it okay or not? In my country, the BMW dealer told me...
  5. General BMW Discussions
    I did this last summer, never used aircon in winter, now getting slightly musty smell.
  6. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    My 2001 E39 has been run on Super Unleaded or Shell V-Power Nitro+ for all of its life as far as I'm aware. I understand that V-Power contains significantly more detergents than cheaper fuel to help keep the fuel injectors clean. I am wondering whether just using one of these fuels is likely to...
  7. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello guys. Car was hitting a wall every time i floored it so scanned it with DIS and it showed many faults. All 6 glow plugs showed up. Going to pick up a glow plug controller today and hopefully this will erase all the faults relating to GPs. Car starts up just fine. Throttle valve...
  8. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    anyone used the above ?? wondering if any good just wanted to give the turbos a spoon of medicine lol!!
  9. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Air intake help OK so I went ahead bought some Revive turbo cleaner. Problem is, it is sprayed into the air intake after the filter and MAF After a lot of cursing, i eventually disconnected the intake pipe from the MAF but! there is a tee off pipe to something? which looks like it has sensors...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Also after just a little shaking my carwith its cold start misfire has started yesterday fine without misfire at 8:30 am having run two tanks of petrol with lucas upper cylinder lubricant - I will report further start up analysis on my car next weekend and update my threads.
  11. General BMW Discussions
    What would people recommend to bring back the trim around the windows as my is faded thanks Sent from my GT-I9195 using Tapatalk
  12. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    I've never had a car with leather seats before and just wondering if anyone has any advice on what works best keeping them clean and in good condition. I clean my car atleast once a week but not so often with cleaning the inside but keeping on top of it now. I just shampooed all my mata and...
  13. BMW Tuning Forum
    Is carb cleaner bad for an engine ? Also can using it make a mess of the o2 sensors further down the line?
  14. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I recently had my car serviced at a local garage. Immediately after getting the car back, I noticed the car would judder when idle. The rev counter hovers around 6000 but when the judder occurs it drops down and back up again. The judder is ever so slight but noticeable. I took the car back to...
  15. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I have a e92 320i 2008 m sport What is the best injector cleaner. Anyone seen any improvements on there car using a particilar cleaner. As we have direct injectors. Stuff like redex is totally useless.
  16. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi Guys background e61 2.0d 135000 km 80 pct blocked dpf due to no regen ( failed glowplug relay and too cold engine) the result as tested on a bmw software diagnostic laptop before 80 pct blocked now 5 pct this result cost me 70 eur for a pot of fluid in a 1/4 tank saved me 1000 eur on a new...
  17. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I am very sceptical about whether these actually work. On the face of it it gets diluted 100 times over when you put it in a full tank of fuel and then it gets burnt to toast during combustion, can it really then dislodge carbon build up after all that ? Interested if anyone has actually...
  18. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi guys it's me again, I was wondering if anybody could tell me the location of the camshaft position sensors as when we recently ran a diagnostics check and that was one of the things that came up on the computer. Also as the car has been stood for ten years previous to us buying it, do you...
  19. General BMW Discussions
    now ive studied this a bit and the consensus i get from the tinternet is this stuff is a winner.... now firstly if you have a completely blocked DPF? it's terminal this stuff wont unlblock it, its a removal and clean job.. secondly if you dont do any form of decent or long enough runs to...
  20. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Millers Oils Diesel Particulate Filter Cleaner & Regenerator is now available to buy at Opie Oils. Currently priced at £8.75 for 250ml before members discount. Millers Oils DPF Cleaner and Regenerator ensures that the diesel particulate filter (DPF) is regenerated even during short trips and...
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