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  1. General BMW Discussions
    Purchased a E38 on these wheels and just wondering if anybody know what wheels these are?
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    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
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  3. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all. I want to replace the previously removed heater/blower for the plastic rear window. I've bought a second hand one, checked it with a 12v power source and find it works fine, but the adaptor wiring is not there! Is there anyone that can be bothered to remove the rear seat back and arm...
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    Would anyone have a door rubber/guide that the window runs on? Mine has been a pain in the hole since buying the car as stops window functioning properly
  5. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi, I've bought some Depo AE headlights and I'm struggling to get the AEs to work. I have a wiring diagram supplied with the loom that operates them but it doesn't seem to work. I've managed to get the headlights and high beams working with the 4 pin adaptor. For the loom I've tested the relay...
  6. General BMW Discussions
    Hey there. So... I'm having a hard time with some of my lights on my 1997 E36 323i Touring. Several months ago, my dashboard/speedometer light started to twitch. Then I found out that it wasn't only the speedometer... but also tail lights, position lights, licence plate lights and the key to...
  7. General BMW Discussions
    Hi i just bought my first bmw (1996 e36 318i). I know its slow/weak but when i try to accelerate from 0km/h it feels like its shifting between power and no power. I don't have an asc button so im assuming i don't have that feature. Anybody have any idea of the cause??
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi, I've got an issue with my E36 328i, as it gets to operating temp stays there for a while then it stalls out and then doesn't want to start up again, it'll only start after it cools off. The car drives fine and fuel economy seems good. I've noticed the car does sometimes surge a bit sounds...
  9. E36
    Hi all, my first post in here having just signed up after buying a 1998 M3 Evo. Absolutely love the car, wanted one since they were new! I'm just wondering what the best choice of clutch kit would be for it? It's covered nearly 80k miles and i've noticed it slipping a couple of times lately...
  10. General BMW Discussions
    Hi, I have an E36 328i sport coupe (1997, M52B28, 107K miles) and I have had this problem for a while. When I cold start the car is runs like a dream, no issues, starts first time and immediately. But when I've been driving it a bit and its reached temperature, the majority of the time, when I...
  11. Technical Guides for the E36, E30 and E21
    Hi, I have an E36 328i sport coupe (1997, M52B28, 107K miles) and I have had this problem for a while. When I cold start the car is runs like a dream, no issues, starts first time and immediately. But when I've been driving it a bit and its reached temperature, the majority of the time, when I...
  12. BMW Cars for Sale
    1996 BMW E36 328i SE Touring, Auto, 107K, FSH I bought this a year ago as my dream/long term car but a new house and a second baby means I need to look at moving it on. In amazing condition for a 24 year old car: Full leather Automatic (solid changes) inc Sport mode Only 107k miles from new with...
  13. E36
    Hi all, haven't posted in a long time! Wondering if anyone knows if a european hardtop will fit a UK e36 cab? I did have a brief look but can't find anything of any certainty, if someone could advise I'd be very grateful!
  14. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, I'm looking at a set of Apex lowering springs for my car mentioned above. The set lowers front and rear by approx 35mm. I'm just wondering would I have to get some low pro tyres or make any wheel arch adjustments for this? It's on standard rims and tyre size so 205/60/15. Any input is...
  15. E36
    Hello guys, I would like to buy an E36, I'm new to this so I would appreciate some advice regarding the m50b25 engine. How good is this engine in terms of reliability and how to tell if the engine is a real m50b25. Any help is much appreciated, this is my dream car and I wouldn t want to buy a...
  16. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi everyone, This is my first post so I hope I'm asking in the right place, I have recently bought an E36 Coupe 323i sunroof without a headliner. The previous owner explained it was removed due to it sagging however currently there are exposed wires with the sunroof controls dangling so would...
  17. Introductions
    #1 :cool: Hello dear BMW fans. My name is Oliver. I have to say that first of all: for years i've been throwing money at some older BMW's, petrols, because 6-in-line and 90's iconic styling hmmmm... fun and joy? or adoration and thrills rather maybe.... Me i am a...
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I'm told that I need a new main motor for my non-functioning 1999 320i roof, and I thought I'd have a go myself. The part my BMW dealer has given me is 8353577, but all I can find on eBay is a Bosch motor with an OEM No. of 13851049, and saying it's equivalent to BMW part 8353576. So is it...
  19. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, Sorry if this has already been discussed and/or I've posted in the wrong place but I'm having an issue I'd like some advice on please. I have an E36 316i Compact, a couple of months ago the car went into limp mode when pulling out of work. I looked under the bonnet and the MAF sensor...
  20. Technical Guides for the E36, E30 and E21
    Hi I had my car inspected and received this message n s r front lowerarm bushworn Does anyone know what this is referring to/ where this is. Thanks
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