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  1. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello All, I'm new to this site so hello to all and thanks in advance for any help!! I have recently bought a 2009 535d SE touring with only 23k miles on the clock and a huge options list, it really is a lovely car, but there is a very annoying cracking noise from the B-Pillar on acceleration...
  2. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Anybody else experiencing this with their E70 X5? BMW Approved Used Car, 4.5 years old with 66,000 miles...advised this is normal wear and tear and not covered by warranty!
  3. General BMW Discussions
    Hi I'm new to this forum I've got a 335d my rear alloy has cracked its been repaired twice but doesn't hold air, so I think it'll be best to replace the whole set. I was just wondering if it was just the mv4 style or is it all bmw 19'' wheels that have this problem if so what make of wheel would...
  4. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    I noticed recently that one of my sills has the spiders web paint effect on it and it seems to have "appeared" Was wondering how to fix this ? Is it a repaint job?
  5. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hey all I'm looking to purchase a set of black new shape m3 alloys. I've seen a lot of news about bmw alloys cracking, could some one tell me if this is the case with the m3 ones?? Thanks
  6. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    My car has recently developed a cracking type noise coming from the front suspension, it only seems to happen at low speed and applying steering lock, like when doing a 3 point turn. I had the car at my local Indy today for a service and asked them to have a look, they took the car for a test...
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello all, I have this issue since I bought the car. The passenger window is very slow when travelling up. Also it will make some noise (cracking). I have added some grease to all moving parts of the window regulator. But window travelling is still slow. Anyone has ideas what it could be...
  8. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Noticed today that my our 120d drivers seat had what at first glance appeared to be a cut in the side bolster of the seat. But on close inspection it was evident it was not a cut or a tear, but a crack in the 'leather' along the line of the leather pattern. The white backing material could be...
  9. BFuk Open Topic
    As per the title guys this looks like a cracking peice of kit and its cheap, am defo is getting one to do many parts on my Tvr and check out the colours very :cool electrostaticMAGIC | diy powder coating system
  10. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi, just a quick question does these alloys 313m suffer from the same problems with cracking as the 225m alloys and is there similar problems with tyre wear on edges as did the 225m?? thanks inadvance Gindo
  11. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    When I am driving the car over slight bumps I can hear a 'cracking ' noise coming from the rear interior of the car, I've looked at previous posts and I put felt tape between the rear door rubber seals and the paintwork and I have looked at the rear parcel shelf but there was still the same...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Guys, Should be e46...Oops.. I've put a deposit on a 330i 4 dr. It has some cracking on the headlight lenses directly infront on the main(Outer??) beam headlight lenses. It also looks like the indicator lenses are in poor shape. Is it worth buying just lenses or do you think an upgrade to...
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    id like some advise if possible on cracking subframes. ive only last week brought a 2000 328 coupe. ive wanted a bimmer for ages so i saw it, and brought it. didnt research the model, any problems etc. now, having researched it a little, im concerned quite a bit! ive noticed a slight noise...
  14. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    hi, i have had my car 6 weeks and i have noticed that there are cracks in the laquer/paint on the roof. would i need a respray? the bodyshop at local dealer said it can be sorted with a heatgun :confused the car still looks dirty after i keep cleaning it and its really annoying now :mad the...
  15. BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Dear all, I just introduced myself in the introduction forum. But here is my beauty: She is however making more and more low cracking / rattling noise when pulling away from a stationary position or when increasing speed from very slow moving situations. The sound is coming from the middle...
  16. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    I bought my e38 750 a couple of months ago from eBay. Everything was as described when I went to view it and collect it. There was an issue with a patch of cracked clearcoat on the roof and a small amount of rust on the roof ditch/gutter which the seller sent me pictures of. Yesterday I went...
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