BMW Forums : BimmerForums banner
coming
1-18 of 238 Results
Advanced
  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I've an E46 and have a strange beep coming from my boot when I turn the ignition off. It's about 5-6 Slow beeps. This also sounds when connecting a thin wire to the neutral that's connected to a small black box. I don't know what the box is, but I think that's where the beep comes from...
  2. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    DSC light on for 1 minute Please assist. I'm stuck. I start the engine on my 2010 E90 316d ES. (118,000 miles). I reverse out of my drive and the orange triangle surrounded by a circle with an arrow, and exclamation mark appears. The sounder bongs once. I believe this is DSC warning. I drive off...
  3. General BMW Discussions
    Hi Everyone, I've only just found my way here so let me know if this is in the wrong place etc. I have a 2006 BMW 118 5 door which is starting starting to show its age in a few ways. The rear mud guard / flap has started to detach from the bodywork. I've had a look around and it looks as...
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hey everyone, I purchased a 1997 328i about two months ago and the engine has had no issues until this morning when I heard a concerning tapping noise coming from the engine. It seems to happen when idling and warm. Here is a video...
  5. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I just got a E60 520 / N46. Car came in with camshaft inlet position / O2 sensor faults. Vanos solenoid on inlet side was found not working as well though no codes on vanos showed up. O2 sensor and vanos solenoid were solved with replacements. Vanos then runs fine from live data. Now I am...
  6. General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, when i start my bmw 520d in the morning an unusual amount of white smoke comes out of the exhaust. If i rev the engine once or twice it immediately stops smoking. Car feels abit rough on startup but as soon as i give it a rev it smoothes out and the smoke stops completely and it does not...
  7. Introductions
    Hi, I’m new to the forum and in need of some help, my passion is drifting and last year I decided to build a e92 335i as my new car. Have the car going but the turbo’s will not come in before 3400rpm, I have been told this is correct, if so can this be changed in any way,ie through the program...
  8. General BMW Discussions
    Seemed a relevant title as the game is on now! F30 320d... one is a well specced SE from a used car dealer - https://www.autotrader.co.uk/classified/advert/201805186657650 The other is an Msport from a private eBay seller that's due a service -...
  9. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, having a problem with my 2009 E90 Lci 320d Msport N47 engine mileage 150,000 miles So last week I noticed after I start engine first thing in the morning and start to drive it after about a minute or so the car will go into limp mode won’t rev past 1500rpm, this will last for a minute...
  10. Introductions
    Been away for a couple of years having spent 13 years with BMW before. Last two cars with BM were M135i’s the last one being modded with MP and AC Schnitzer parts and also with a JB4 (fitted by BW Chiptune-highly recommended). Went over to Audi RS and had two RS6’s (V10 saloon and then 2016...
  11. General BMW Discussions
    Hi Recently a knocking noise has appeared from the rear of my car. The best way to describe this would be that it sounds like a buckled wheel hitting the shock absorber as its driving. It’s quite loud but hasn’t got any worse still using the car however as soon as you deacelarate the noise stops...
  12. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Just replaced the wiper relay on my E61 530d. While I was at it, I went on the hunt for the wires for the external temp sensor (mine is missing, so reading -40, and I can't locate the wires). I didn't find the temp sensor wiring, but I did find a wiring loom that had been completely cut and...
  13. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello guys, I have an E90 318i ( blame insurance companies for that).Ever since I bought it, the hose that is between the air filter box and the MAF keeps coming out on the air filter box side, I took it off and seen that it is a bit chipped on the edge and that is causing it to come off while...
  14. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    1995 E36 318i - Signal Line Producing Voltage Hello everyone, I've been trying to test my TPS with a mutlimeter because of problems with hesitant acceleration and intermittent coasting (fuel cut off). With the connector disconnected from the TPS I have measured the three wires going into it, my...
  15. General BMW Discussions
    oil service due in 3k miles at 42k last was done 12 months ago at indy. MY 14 320i gt xdrive. Had brake fluid done last service i was just wondering what needs doing this time round will it just be oil and microfilter or will they charge for £79 vehicle check as well also do i need to pay for...
  16. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Just bought a 2000 E46 316i compact. If the interior light is set to be on when the doors are open then the light comes on when drivers door is opened, dims after a while when the door is shut as it should do but when driving the light occasionally comes on and goes off again. How does the car...
  17. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    The climate control display works as well as the buttons but no air is actually coming out of the vents. When i press one of these buttons i hear a noise i think its the compressor activating but i'm not too sure. Is it a blow fuse or something else? If you do have any suggestions let me know...
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    As you can hear in the video, there is a slight rattle coming from the front of my M54, it sounds like it comes from the oil pump area, but I might be wrong.. It is there all the time, but it gets a little bit louder as the engine heats up, especially if you drive it hard. Could this be as...
1-18 of 238 Results
Top