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  1. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    My car is a 59 plate e90 318i ( low spec) so I’ve been trying to modernise it, using a tablet I’m able to create this central hub so I can use google maps, Spotify and even a bmw launcher with an electronic Speedo etc. My question is though, does anyone have any ideas how I could inter grate the...
  2. E90
    Hello this is my first time using this forum, I’d like to discuss some of the symptoms my 2006 318i N46 has. I bought the car thinking it was a starter motor problem however I later found out it was something deeper than that. I found oil in the eccentric shaft sensor, the engine struggles to...
  3. E90
    Hi All, After rebuilding my n43 after chain guide failure I’ve had a few low oil pressure warnings. Checked the pressure on inpa and it seems fine. I would like to log the inquired and actual pressures. Can anyone help with the message protocol and can message id’s involved ? I have a k+dcan...
  4. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys, i have a 318i e90 and recently it has started to cut out with complete power loss. So far, i have not found a pattern to it yet, but have noticed that even though it cuts out completely, I will put it in neutral to roll up to a suitable spot, and it will not completely die, but instead...
  5. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    I have just brought a bmw 320d the car is fitted with 225/40/18 all round, but the rear looks like there’s a massive gap between the wheel and the arch? What size spacers do people recommend? And would I need to put on the front to?
  6. Technical Guides for the E90, E91, E92, E93, F30.
    Hello all. Am new here and need some help. Got a bmw e90 318i 2007. Petrol Automatic. When i start the car in the morning, it starts, idles rough then cuts out. After maybe 2-3 goes it runs. I ran obd tool. It said cam sensor on exhaust. So i changed it. Same issue remains. Ran inpa, this...
  7. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    My son has a 2006 Series 3 BMW 330i with the N52 engine and I have been looking after it while he has been away and giving it a weekly 30 min, 20 mile drive. I have noticed that it is using engine coolant and after the 30 min drive, some 200ml (1/5 of a litre) of coolant has gone judging by the...
  8. BMW Guides and How To's
    All. I’m new here but hoping for some help, having issues with throttle body on my e90 so I am looking at replacing it my self. I know how to do this but I need to know does it require adaption via a Garage once changed. Or plug and play
  9. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi there, So lately a friend gave me an idea to get a DAB radio in my e92 2007 bmw 325i 3.0 but engine doesn't really matter here lol. I'm a bit ocd about sticking everything to the OEM parts and looks, so having an antenna on the windscreen or even a little bit visible is a no no for me...
  10. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi, I was hoping someone could point me in the right direction, I'm currently retrofitting my halogen reflector headlights from my BMW E90 2010 Estate to Morimoto Mini H1 projectors with HID kit, I'm nearly finished up but did a test fit on the car and found a problematic part to this. To use...
  11. General BMW Discussions
    Hi, I recently bought a 3 series E90 2005 with the N46B20O1 engine (3 months ago) and has done 97,000 miles, I had two overheats, though the first was due to a bad clip on a pipe (I just replaced it with a jubilee clip), on that first overheat I had to keep driving it due to the road I was on...
  12. General BMW Discussions
    Afternoon all, I put Dexron 3 in my BMW 318i 2006 e90 as it needed changing. I did this because the steering was extremely heavy and the ATF fluid was basically black instead of red. However, I am worried I have added the wrong fluid to my car. If anyone has any knowledge of this then it would...
  13. General BMW Discussions
    Good afternoon all, I’m new to posting in the forums however I have followed a lot of threads and content over the last year. I’m looking to find out some information on doing a back box delete or alternative exhaust modification solutions. I see lots of threads but I’m never quite sure on the...
  14. General BMW Discussions
    hi does anyone know if i can put 320i injectors into a 318i e90 thanks
  15. E90
    Hi All, First post here, my N43B20 on e90 320i lost oil pressure and now knocks 😞. Suspect cam chain guides. In the process of removing it, hoses off, intake manifold off, gearbox ready to drop. drivers side engine mount looks trapped behind steering shaft / exhaust manifold. Do I need to...
  16. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all. Recently just purchased a e90 320i 2007 and seem to be having an issue. the car is fine but when I do a drive for about an hour I get the engine light come up and it goes into limp mode once I turn the car off then back on within a minute. the codes I’m getting is (Cheap Amazon OBD...
  17. General BMW Discussions
    Water pump went on the cars, so removed the EGR and pump but noticed a oil leak which I think is coming from a sensor just above the EGR housing. I have attached a picture of it, can some tell me what it is so i can get replace?
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi everyone! Coming to you with a "ghost" problem: Car: BMW 320d E90 from 2006 - 163hp (engine: M47), manual gearbox The graph below is the MAF measurements (actual and requested). The blue line is the actual air mass. The red line is the target air mass. Does anyone know why is so big the...
  19. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, Getting all kinds of error codes from my nox, car's an E90 N43. Trying to decide which route to choose - NOXEM or software delete Interested in hearing some opinions and experiences Cheers! p.s. also have misfires in cylinder 1, will be changing the coil this weekend, but doubt that...
  20. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi everyone I would really appreciate any help So about 3 months ago my 320d died as I was driving through some traffic. I get it towed home open it up and find out the timing chain upper guide rail broke and caused mayham on my number 4 piston and cylinder head. Valves were bent, and one...
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