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  1. 2008 X3 E83 2.0 SE Auto - Harsh gear changing

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi, I just recently acquired a BMW x3, that has the 6HP21X Automatic Gearbox, when i bought it I new it had an issue with the gearbox, but thought it was still a good deal even if I pay for a having the gearbox overhauled. So after shopping around for a decent garage, I finally bit the...
  2. E83 Front seats swap

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi Today I swapped my E83 X3 fabric rear seats for leather and all went well...until I started the front seats I started with the passenger seat. The swap was a manual seat for another manual seat. I undid the two nuts and two bolts and unplugged the yellow connector block and the cable that...
  3. E83 N47d20 idle hunting when cold

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    I've got an E83 N47d20 (not sure if it's a or c) that hunts when idling cold. Not massively and it goes when it's warmed up. has anyone experienced anything similar? I've had the EGR diaphragm/pulley off and that's actually pretty clean and moving well.
  4. N46 Injector E83 Vs E90/E92

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi people, New to this forum but thanks for all i've learnt here so far reading your threads Hope someone can help me with this: I have an X3 xdrive 2.0i E83 (mfg year 2009) with the N46B20BC engine (this is the exact engine nomenclature as stamped on my engine) When i check parts for it in...
  5. N46 E83 Injector vs E90/E92

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi people, New to this forum but thanks for all i've learnt here so far reading your threads Hope someone can help me with this: I have an X3 xdrive 2.0i E83 (mfg year 2009) with the N46B20BC engine (this is the exact engine nomenclature as stamped on my engine) When i check parts for it in...
  6. BMW e83

    Introductions
    Hi, All have just joined the forum l have a BMW X3 e83 3.0d needs a bit of work but going ok.:thumbsup
  7. E83 Rear Drive Flanges pulling out of differential

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    2007 X3 2.0d E83. Had to have the rear drive axles replaced as the reluctor rings were corroded. Work done by BMW Dealer. After driving for a few hundred miles, I happened to look under the car and there was oil from the right side of the differential splattered over the underside of the...
  8. 2005 X3 E83 - Rough Idle and hesitant below around 2000 RPM

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hello, My X3 isn't running well, as above the idle is rough and the engine is hesitant below around 2000 RPM. If I disconnect the vacuum pipe from the EGR valve and plug it, the engine runs fine, although with the EML showing. I'm assuming that the fault is somewhere in the EGR system...
  9. Random Electrical problems E83 3.0DSE

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi, I am hoping for some help. I have a 2017 E83 3.0DSE which is a stunning machine. Trouble is, ever since buying it 6 months ago there seems to be electrical problems.. This is what has happened. Firstly the rear and front parking sensors started working intermittently, followed by the...
  10. X3 e83 3.0 dse

    Introductions
    Hi guys, New to the site and having a few problems so hopefully my problems might be able to be explained. Love my car but it is like a spotty teenager sometimes. Thanks
  11. E83 2.0 M47N2 - Turbo boost issue

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi All, I have a rather frustrating issue that has reared its head. When on a journey I find the car goes into limp home mode, no engine warning light, oil light or smoke. Just extremely slow. There is no boost from the turbo at all. On the same journey it can come back to life again. The car...
  12. BMW X3 E83 Four issues ABS, ESP, Tyre pressure

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    The car has suddenly developed four issues. Can you give any advice?
  13. E83 2009 2.0d N47 .broken conrod

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    So here's the basic story. Clutch pedal has been vibrating and generally sounding a bit rough for a week or so, garage diagnose as DMF so book it in for a new DMF/clutch. Day before it's due to go in it breaks down. Stalls with a clunk, no power and towed to the garage. They swap the...
  14. E83 Airbag light fault

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi to everyone I'm a newbie to this forum, I wondered if anyone could help me with a fault with an X3 I have recently purchased the red airbag light is on so I've had it plugged into some diagnostics and the fault comes up as 88 B - Column X Direction Left !! Any ideas what this might be??
  15. e83 2007 parking sensor problem

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hello forum, hoping one of you clever people may be able to help Parking sensors were working well (recently replaced front passenger side sensor after diagnostic said that was faulty) The other day was reversing off the drive, a car went past and the rear sensors bleeped as it went past...
  16. X3 e83 speaker amplifier install

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi I am about to upgrade the speakers and install an amplifier in to my x3 2007 and am a little confused about the wiring to the speakers. The wires coming out the back of the stereo don't seem to match up to the wires going to the speakers in the doors and the floor so is there another...
  17. E83 - Screen wash issue

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    My 2007 BMW X3 seems to have a problem with washer fluid. There doesn’t seem an obvious leak but we fill the tank up to the top and after a couple if trips (perhaps on day 2). The fluid level light comes on and it seems there’s very little screen wash left. We are not using loads of screen wash...
  18. E83 BMW X3 2.0d Engine

    BMW Engine Conversions
    I think I had this in the wrong thread, hence am reposting here :) To members in Oz! Seems my 2008 X3 2.0d has a crack in its block (giving one in mine!) causing pressure to leak into the cooling system etc, etc, etc. Wonder if any member on Australia's east coast knows where replacement could...
  19. 2006 E83 30SD - How to test the X drive is working

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi All, I just wanted some insight about some issues I had with my x-drive system. One day it went nuts and started jumping on its wheels when in tight turns and I got the trifecta of warning lights. I replaced the nylon wheel on the transferbox actuator and did a fluid change which resolved...
  20. Bmw x3 e83 engine breather valve

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    How many km to replace braether valve
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