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  1. second brake light switch?

    Auto Electrical Forum
    my brake lights wont turn off. after running a quick test on DIS a fault came up for brake light test switch and brake lights switch. after reading into it and doing the function test it said there are two switches, brake light switch and brake light test switch. i changed what i believe to be...
  2. e91 e9x Radiator fan replacement

    BMW Guides and How To's
    Hi All, I replaced my radiator fan today as current one been on the car for 190,000 miles so was struggling at times and the fault code appeared. I apologise in advance as I only started take the photos half way through as forgot to take my phone with me. Anyway I did this at home with...
  3. 2006 E91 330d DPF delete?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Following on from my earlier thread about my 4501 EGR code, I realised after some research that my car won't regen with an EGR fault, so its been 6 months of driving mostly short journeys with no PDF regen...which I would've thought would cause some issues, except, I don't have any DPF fault...
  4. 2012 E91 music via phone/BT

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi, Is there a way of using the standard radios bluetooth to stream music from my phone or do I need to either; A) fit a USB cable to the phone and access it as a USB device. or B) buy some extra bit to act as an intermediary device/Bluetooth thingy between the phone and the radio. As far...
  5. 2006 E91 330d check engine and EGR issues

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    ok, I'll try to condense this down to the important bits, had an issue with smoke blowing on WOT so cleaned out the EGR valve which fixed the smoke but started another problem, check engine light with a 4501 code for the EGR valve not functioning, after testing the EGR valve and replacing both...
  6. E91 going into limp mode

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi my 2007 E91 M47 engined 320d m sport is going into limp mode when on idle after driving for a few miles. It doesn't happen if its been running for some time and not idled. The only codes coming up are for the glow plugs but these have been changed along with the glow plug control module...
  7. 320D E91 2007 N47 Part Help

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Afternoon, I need a new intake manifold for my 320D E91 - 2008 N47. I got the following information from the current one. Which is the P/N? as when I search for any of them those numbers below I get a whole host of results showing different intake manifolds of each one that all match various...
  8. Recall Buying Advice 320d E91

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, New to this forum and new to BMWs. I'm looking at buying a used 320d touring, possibly 2008/2009/2010 reg in the next 6 months or so. I want a reliable car as I would be driving it to Europe and back. I've noticed that there seem to be a lot of them on Autotrader, for example, that have...
  9. Rear Subframe for E87 118d (E81 E82 E87 E88 E90 E91 E92 E93)

    Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    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...
  10. E91 starting issue.

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, just joined the forum and said hello in the introductions section. I've got a 2007 320d M Sport and have just had the turbo rebuilt and fitted, then it was running really rough and low on power so I just did the swirl flaps - turns out you don't blank them on the N47 so I just took them out...
  11. E91 320d 2005 part quote

    Rybrook Warwick BMW
    Hi guys, Please quote for the following: 11627795266 gasket 11427793065 hose 11617790547 seal Thanks Darren.
  12. 2009 E91 N43 strange fault codes

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Fault codes given by use of left stalk : CC-ID 30 engine problem-stop engine, and CC-ID 431 brake loading too high. Seems to drive Ok, and brakes OK. So I took it to a non-BMW specialist independent garage (friend) who run his diagnostics and found nothing new other than the long standing Nox...
  13. E91 3006 radio upgrade

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi, I'm looking to upgrade my radio, been looking on Ebay, Eonon pops up mostly. Looking for something that works the heated seats and the parking sensors still beeb. Any ideas? Thanks in advance Jim
  14. E91 318d no power to in tank fuel pump

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all. First post.. My brother's UK 2011 318d would not start yesterday, cranks but that's it. I suspected in-tank fuel pump as I couldn't hear it prime with ignition on. With the pump electrical connector off, multimeter shows no power to pump during either ignition-on or cranking. Ground...
  15. Getting 194M’s on my e91

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    I currently have the standard 16” alloys on it, but i was wondering if I’ll need to change wheel bolts when I put the 194’s on? Also are these less prone to cracking than the MV3’s? Thanks
  16. E91 loss of power

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Morning All New here and to BMW so apologies if I am in the wrong place. I have had my 2005 E91 (320d tourer) for just over a year, it has 130k on the clock. Last weekend I had a loss of power (down to about 50mph) going up a local hill here in Devon I pulled over and shut down the car, had a...
  17. E91 rear LED lights

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi, thinking of buying these - They come from Sweden, got an email from them saying they fit an early 06 3 series touring, anyone got them or any advice, thanks Jim
  18. "2AA8" code but large DISA working fine??

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I have a 2006 330i N52 E91. I had a couple of DISA codes 3 years or so ago (c. 130,000 miles) and ended up replacing the large (upper) and small (lower) DISA's with new genuine OEM. Wind forward a few years (now 176,000 miles) and I've got a "2AA8" code - no other codes and idles fine - so I...
  19. '06 320D E91 DMF question...(another I hear you cry!)

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, Hopefully not too difficult question(s) Has anyone brought a DMF from GSF? In particular this one ? If so, any issues? Does anyone know who originally manufactured it , it says GSF Premium and its cost is on par with some other other online retailers...
  20. BMW e91 330i m sport

    BMW Cars for Sale
    Hi guys, I am unsure if I qualify to post this up so apologies if I dont. But reluctantly I am selling my e91 330i m sport which I have had for 19 months and loved owning but with a little one and now doing a lot of miles I need something bigger and more economical. extremely rare car and...