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  1. BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    Has anyone had a similar experience with this? I have found the service to be hit and miss, but more recently none of the communication is getting through directly to the satnav. I have checked BMW remote services and maps are auto-updated. I have also checked that I have the latest software in...
  2. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hey Guys I've had the cic idrive retrofitted and would like to know how to enter the service obtain further info regarding the gps details. Reading up most people say : main menu push forward for 10 secs 3 turns right 3 turns left 1 right 1 left 1 right then 1 press down Then it...
  3. Auto Electrical Forum
    I am looking to convert the Navigation unit on my 1997 E38 from the factory Mk1 to a MK4. I have a full harness from a later model including a BM54 radio. My car has TV and DSP so would like to leave as much of the original as possible And adapt the existing harness rather than installing the...
  4. BMW Cars for Sale
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  5. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I have just replaced the engine oil on my 320D the other day as I have only had the car for about a month. My iDrive currently says that the oil is due for change in January 2017. But I will want to change the oil again around end of august and keep changing around then each year. At the...
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Anybody in here got some old brochures/magazines with details of the 318is class II? some pics of the details from your own/buddy's cars would be great! :-) The reason is im looking to build a class II replica sedan from scratch! :-) so every Little small detail will be interesting to see what...
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Can anyone help me with details of the service kit engine oil type for sub sahara region air filter number/type oil filter type/number spark plugs type
  8. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi Details have been announced in the US of all the 2016 Model Year X5's, but was wondering if anyone has any information of UK changes and availability of 2016 X5's Thanks
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Yes I know theres countless threads on the topic but Im looking to hear from diy'ers whom have worked on these cars. To start, I drive an e46 325, which I find more than adequate in terms of speed and power. As a matter of fact, I actually do not care one bit about performance in general. I...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I am looking at it and need to know what engine its is and model. how can I tell if its the 118bhp engine or the 148bhp engine. Thanks
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    My BMW has just passed its MOT, and the Odometer is showing something odd its gone from 193k, 223k, then 98k, and now 103k. Have just checked on the DVLA and it says that its gone from a petrol to a diesel, how is this possible. I don't a check on the vehicle before purchasing it and all come...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    As above. I have replaced the rad hose and elbow at the rear of the head. Both were confirmed leaking points. There is no oil contamination and the coolant does not appear contaminated either. There is also no overheating and engine runs sweet, apart from a little bit of lumpiness at idle...
  13. Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    Anyone knows how to find deisel particular filter regen details in INPA? Mine only has engine option like below. BTW, my car is a E92 330D with M57TU2. I have seen people posted DieselElectronics page, but I don't have it somehow. Any ideas? Many thanks in advance.
  14. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Any ideas where I can get rear wheel arch panels for my 323i E36 convertible? Decided to replace rather than try to arrest the usual rust that is bubbling through.
  15. The I Section- I-drive, I-pods and I-phones
    Hi I have just picked up my new car and am very impressed with it. One small problem concerns the way that, via Bluetooth, the car interprets the addresses that are stored for contacts on my iPhone. The upshot is that it seems to map the postcode (at least) that is stored in the Postcode field...
  16. BMW Tuning Forum
    BMW M3 E36 S50B32 fitted the AEM FIC8 piggyback - all fine except I need to resolve the usual injector faults problem... Does anyone know what resistors are needed for this fix? Thanks for the help!
  17. National BMW meets (the Big ones!)
    Still a few weeks away but we need to start arranging the BBQ'n'Beer & music for the Saturday night of the Santa Pod weekend :D BBQ'n'Beer will be an additional £5 per person and again this year kids will be free, to make your BBQ'n'Beer payment via Paypal, please send a GIFT payment for £5.00...
  18. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi There - I wonder if someone could please help me with some information on the E90 318ise Business edition model, specifically with regards to the iDrive / Sat Nav system. I keep puting off changing from my old E46, as I like it so much, but I have just seen a black 2009 E90 at Sytner...
  19. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Ok, my vanos dont work. I've done some testing, and have some confusing results. I was hoping you guys might be able to help make sense of the situation. The facts: - single vanos m52 e39 from 1996 - car runs terribly: lumpy idle, lack of power, chews petrol like nothing else - disconnecting...
  20. National BMW meets (the Big ones!)
    DC12 Now confirmed - Sunday 10th June 2012 @ Turweston Aerodrome, Northamptonshire, NN13 5YD This will be the 1st National Meet of the season and we are looking at reserving 20 stand places, please add names below if you are interested. Bimmerforums Club Stand Attendees 1). 2). 3).