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  1. E90 320D N47D20C, back pressure faults

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Two to three months ago I had an issue with my 2009 N47D20C 320d. Complete lack of power, whistling and black smoke coming through airvents. Changed back pressure sensors (2 on drivers side, one fed from exhaust manifold and other from dpf). Had DPF professionally cleaned (reset adaptations via...
  2. 2008 E90 Steering issues

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, Car has 62k miles on the clock and has been running ok. Now needs a HPFP which is booked in to the garage. Went to move it the othe day but battery had gone flat. Charged ok and reading 14.9v. But in the mean time had to use a different battery to move it. This is when the steering...
  3. E90 lsd??

    Hi new here I have a e90 2008 318d, wondering is there a lsd or tighter Diff upgrade I could purchase or what to be looking for Sent from my CLT-L09 using Tapatalk
  4. E90 330d muffler delete

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    E90 330d 2006. currently running on custom stage 1 tune, DPF removed, center and back boxes still on. If I do muffler delete, will it affect my map? Will I need to put it again on dyno to get things right or nothing will happen performance wise? Thanks
  5. E90 2011 320d - No Headlights 3.4 V to connector

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi It's my first post so apologies if this post is useless :) I have a 2011 E90 320d and both the headlights have failed the bulbs were fine and the power to the connector when switched on was 3.4V not 12V The halo's and full beam are fine Can anyone help? Thanks
  6. E90 330d vibrations in the back when decellerating

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I have 2006. E90 330d, manual, RWD and have been experiencing some issuses lately...I have vibrations/rumble in the back of my car while in gear and when releasing the gas pedal (strongest around 60-70kph, when I go faster vibrations slightly fade but are still present). If I step on the gas...
  7. E90 330D - Losing oil

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All, Getting a bit lost now so the car has burned oil since I purchased it, the car will burn around 1 litre per 1000 miles. I've sorted all external leaks (swirl flaps and brake vacuum pump) I replaced the valve cover gasket, had a new turbo which is still in warranty and then I added a loo...
  8. E90 N47 diesel leaking when engine started

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi- 320d N47 is haemorrhaging diesel from under the engine bay when engine running. First noticed a bit of a whistle when turning engine off after it had ran for a while. Then I noticed loads of diesel pouring out from underneath the engine. Any ideas if the two are likely to be related??
  9. 2008 E90 320i, engine stutter/tremor

    General BMW Discussions
    Good evening all! Currently having a problem with my BMW 320i. As hopefully you can see in the attached images my revs are at a constant 650rpm until it drops (nearly hitting 500rpm) every so often, somtimes 3 or 4 times in a row. Sometimes its perfectly steady, and yet others, it feels like it...
  10. E90 M57 330d idle blue smoke

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, Not posted much on here, but really need some help. My car is a e90 330d 231bhp m57 engine with 154k miles Car is remapped and dpf delete, standard exhaust and EGR in place. I have an issue with blue smoke at idle and some puffs once he blue smoke is at idle. I get a little puff with...
  11. E90 N47 320D Stuttering/won't accelerate under high load

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, Recently bought a 320D, it's the first diesel and auto car I've owned which has just had the engine pulled and the timing chain fixed as well as typical work such as, turbo rebuild, swirl flaps removed and EGR blocked, Using the forum here has helped solve many little annoyances...
  12. Rear Subframe for E87 118d (E81 E82 E87 E88 E90 E91 E92 E93)

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    Looking for a rear subframe for an E87 118d. I believe the subframe from any of these models are all interchangeable: E81, E82, E87, E88, E90, E91, E92, E93. Preferably with all the other bits attached - hubs, discs, arms, suspension etc etc all in good condition. Diff not required. Would...
  13. E90 Oil Leak Nightmare!! (N46 Engine)

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, recently joined and looking for some help, I have bought a 2005 (55 plate) Bmw E90 320i with N46 engine (117k miles) and its literally pi$$ing oil! I have changed the Oil filter housing gasket and the vanos seals, but the leak I am experiencing now is coming from drivers side somewhere...
  14. E90 318I Opinions Please!

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi folks, I am just looking for some advice/opinions regarding the BMW 3 Series 2.0 318i M Sport 2dr (2011). Is this a car people would recommend purchasing? The research I have found is that perhaps it is not with VANOS issues along with with timing chain guides sometimes breaking leading to...
  15. E90 - DOESN'T Stall When In Gear

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Bimmer Lovers! I really do hope one of you amazing people could tell me what the monkey is going on with my car. * MANUAL BMW E90 318i - 2007 - 110k Miles * Issue is that past few weeks my gears got really stiff to put into gear. Felt like I was right with my gear box to get it into gear...
  16. 2006 E90 320d - Very intermittent DSC warning.

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello all, Just purchased a 2006 E90 320d M Sport edition with 68k miles and love the car so far. The only issue I am having with it is that at seemingly random times while accelerating, the DSC warning light will chime and pop up then drop off in about 3 seconds. There's no noteworthy...
  17. E90 330D MAF/EGR issue

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys, I've been researching for the last few weeks about a problem I'm having with my 330d. With the old MAF plugged in I was getting random losses of power both when taking off and at cruise speed, the power loss comes on instantly and seems to fix itself only once the revs get up above the...
  18. E90 320d injector issues after cleaning inlet manifold.

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all. Hope someone can help. Had abit of a nightmare time recently. I decided to take my inlet manifold of my 320d 2005 e90 to clean it. After putting it back on the damn thing didn't want to start. However, after many attempts cranking it finally jumped into life. But ran rough. So I...
  19. 17" Alloys for E90 330i

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    I'm finally want to get round for some new wheels, as mine are in quite bad condition and I'm not keen on the looks. I want to keep 17" due to the ride quality and the availablity of the Michelin CrossClimate tyres which I am a big fan of. I really like the look of the Type 160 but they seem...
  20. E90 Stock Springs M SPort

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi I need some advise please. Recently purchased E90 2009 LCI. came with lowered springs and with 19inch BBS LM Alloys i was told. Not sure how low the springs are on them. I wanted to put it back to stock springs. Do i need to buy anything else with the springs, was going to purchase the...