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  1. 335d Xdrive Sport dials

    General BMW Discussions
    I have an F30 335d, the power display on sport dials shows maximum 320bhp as standard, if the car is remapped is it possible to change the display to show a higher BHP?
  2. Intermittent Dials on the Instrument Cluster

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi all. First post here, but have been reading for a few years. I'm trying to trouble shoot intermittent dials on the instrument cluster in my father's '91 850I (RHD, UK import). He bought it back in 2014 and I spent a couple of years fixing it up for him. It's been running perfectly until...
  3. F30 coding backlit dials during the day?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Evening all. Just bought a 2016 F30 320d M Sport and want to find out if there is a way to have the backlights on the dials lit up during the day with the lights on the Autolight position. Had a look and could not find the option to do it. Can anyone help me out? Thanks, Hal
  4. Please help roof and clocks suddenly stopped working?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Please can anyone help? I was driving my BMW E93 330d convertible and suddenly the speedo and rev counter and fuel gauge etc just stopped working and lights on them went out too..... then checking everything else realised the roof does not work too? I have tried switching on and off the car a...
  5. Misting dials!

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Has anybody experienced the misting up of the clocks in the instrument cluster of and e46 convertible? Anything to do with blocked drain holes in the bulkhead for example? Admittedly it had been raining and some water may have got into the cabin whilst moving the roof up and down....
  6. bmw 520 e39 2003 - dash dials dead, module?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, me again. Car was normal this morning when I drove it work however when I finished work and started the car to go home all the dash dials (speedo, rpm, mpg, temp and fuel) just stayed dead at 0 :( Same whilst driving. The light showing my rear right break light is out is (correctly)...
  7. E61 535d M Sport All dials and gauges on dash do not work on start up. Then kick into life

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    As per the description in the title. My 535d M Sport has a flaky issue I have just noticed whereby when I start the vehicle, none of the dials work. They all appear dead, ie Speedo, MPH, Eco gauge and Rev counter. No errors or lights appear on the dash and the car starts with no problem and...
  8. 520 all dials and I drive stopped working

    Auto Electrical Forum
    First time I have used the forum so thanks in advance for any help. Bought a 2006 520d msports 3 weeks ago all has been well. Whilst driving home on motorway today I recieved a call through Bluetooth answered it then it cut off . The I drive screen went blank radio cut off no cd/ radio all dials...
  9. 2001 E46 318I plasma dials

    Auto Electrical Forum
    fitted these dials and they work fine with ignition off and as soon as i turn the key they go off wired the red from the dials to grey red in black connector and black from dials to brown in connector any help appreciated
  10. E30 Service indicator and Dials

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    I've got a 1986 E30 318i and it is only used for 6 months a year in the summer and only does around 600-700 miles per year so naturally it goes through long periods where it is not used. The problem is the batteries in the service indicator board keep going flat and cause the rev counter to move...
  11. white dial kit - 180 mph

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi Guys, Im looking for some M3 look dials ( the 180 mph ones) I can find ones upto 160 mph I not looking for a cluster, just a overlay kit or replacement dial face like these Is there any reason why I cant just use the M3...
  12. E46 316ti Dials color change

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi there folks. I was just trawling on google initially looking for a sports exhaust. I happened to come across this on another forum Instrument Cluster LED Conversion (pics) - E46Fanatics What do you guys think about changing this? I was going to do it with these BMW E46 UK 98-05 speedo...
  13. 2000 e36 316i compact intermittant dials failure??

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hiya i bought an x plate 200 bmw 316i compact yesterday and when i pikced the car up all the dials worked fine but half way back down the motorway the speedo cut out then a few miles later started working again and also the fuel and coolant gauges seem to stop/start working randomly this...
  14. 2001 e39 530d touring dashboard dials

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
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  15. 2006 525d m sport clicking noise from dashboard, dials not working ?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    70% of the time when i start up my 525d the dials dont register and there is a clicking noise coming from the dash. This usually resolves itself within 2 minutes and is often worse on a cold day. is this a common fault or does anyone have any idea whats causing this. Ive owned the car nearly 3...
  16. BMW 318I E36 1998 Dials Fuel and Temp Not Working :(

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi Guys, i need a little help, my battery died at work today and i tried jump starting by pushing and attempting to get the engine ticking over nicely, that did not work. so then a friend arrived with the leads to jump start off his car. that worked fine on the way back from work i noticed that...
  17. 2003 E46 330d - Has anyone fitted these speedo dials?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Kudosbmw uk Specialist BMW Modifications - Silver Speedo Gauge Dials, Interior Mods My car has the silver interior trim and I thought these might go well, however I was wondering if anyone had fitted these and could let me know how easy/difficult it is to do? I'll probably pick up the chrome...
  18. Z3 Video with Dials

    General BMW Discussions
    Guys I love stats so I like to keep the information in front of me to see what is going on with the car. Here is a video I made of my Z3 Using "Torque for Android App" It shows a lot of interesting data! Really think a nice 7" tablet would show this better than my Galaxy s2 but I dont know...
  19. e46 how hard is it to change the dials?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    im sick of the boring black dials on my 330ci, and thinking of changing them for white. Im rubbish with mechanics, how hard are they to change?
  20. 2006 E60 530d MSp dials fault

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Got in the car this morning started first turn of key as usual, noticed the rev counter, speedo, fuel gauge and Eco gauge not working. There was a loud ticking noise from behind dash. Everything else worked fine. After a minute or two started working, no codes and hasn't done it since. Any ideas...