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  1. E92 335D Correct Power Steering Fluid

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, I have a 57 plate 335D (E92) and noticed the other day that the PAS fluid was very low (admitly i had not kept checks on it). According to one thread I found online and my friend who works for a garage as a Mechanic have told me that I should be using Fuchs CHF-11s (Formally Pentosin...
  2. 2010 LCI E92 steering pull and brake pedal vibration

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello guys! Just need a bit of advice here; Changed all four tyres (Pirelli P-Zero) plus 4 wheel alignment. Next second steering started pulling left/right and brake vibration when braking at around 60/70mph. Changed the whole track rod assembly and Anti Roll bar links on both sides...

    Hi Gents, just bought a 330D Coupe 2006 M57 Engine done 81k miles and I've got the DPF light on now it only comes on after about 5 miles of driving I do around 45 miles a day to and from work on the motorway. I've used a code reader and the fault isn't storing in the cars ECU I've plugged it in...
  4. E92 330d Engine problem?

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, I'm currently experiencing a weird issue with e92 330d (2007 - 123k miles). The car is idling, running and driving fine, but sometimes when I accelerate hard the car will start to violently shake and the revs start dropping once it reaches ~3k revs. The car is clearly not happy but If I...
  5. E92 brake high brake light.

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hello, New here, my e92 330d brake light is working when the main beam is off. Comes on when I brake etc. However when I put the main beam on or when auto lights put the main beam on the brake light stays lit. Tail brakes working fine whatever the situation. Any ideas why?? It's doing my head in.
  6. BMW e92 steering rack

    General BMW Discussions
    Has anyone had to put a steering rack on their e92. Mines a 2011 and has a knocking noise from front drivers side replaced everything apart from rack and thinking this is the problem.
  7. E92 19inch alloys

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, Im thinking of getting a new set of alloys I currently have staggered 19 inch MV4/225M whichever the correct term is. Im sick of the rears cracking, Ive bought a brand new one for BMW a few months ago and I think its cracked again. Im going to ditch the run flats also. Does anyone...
  8. E92 bluetooth problem

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all, I have a 10 plate LCI E92 330d with CIC iDrive with bluetooth audio and telephone. Everything was working fine but then I tried adding another phone and both phones disappeared from the list of bluetooth devices. I tried adding my phone again and it just won’t show up on the list of...
  9. 2006 E92 335i - Overcharging alternator - Replace whole thing or just regulator?

    Auto Electrical Forum
    The other day my car was acting strangely. Dash lights were on and off, lights and windows were working/not working. It seemed random. It even started affecting the fans and I got a overheating so I shut the car down and requested recovery. AA worked out that the alternator was overcharging...
  10. E92 N52 Correct timing vanos values and pinging

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi everyone. I'm having problem with my engine between 1.5 and 2k rpm on load you can hear light rattle like diesel sound i found it calls pinging in English but i call it fuel igniting to early :D So i think its related to engine timing/vanos . I tried 99 octane petrol but problem is still...
  11. E92 Base system overhaul, question.

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    hey all, 1st time poster here.... After a few weeks of research ( and overspending ) I’m just about ready to jump in and go (almost) full monty on the base audio system in my e92. As I found out, upgrading the stock base system throws some curveballs. I’ve done Frankenstein installs on...
  12. BMW 330i Auto (E92) Serpentine Belt Change Interval

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi everybody, I wonder if someone could tell me what is the time interval to change the belt on a 2011 bmw 330i auto e92. Currently, the car has done approximately 85000 mile. Do I also have to change the tensioner?
  13. 2007 PRE LCI E92 - Rear lights Wiring colours

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hey all, I am fitting a tow bar to my E92 Pre LCI and I am going to splice into the wires that connect into the back of the lights. I was wondering if anyone knew which light each colour wire was for to make it a lot easier. There is 6 pins, even if someone had a pinout of 1,2,3,4,5,6 would be...
  14. 2010 E92 N43B20A - lambda problems and missfires

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I know there are a lot of threads about similar problems but can't quite work out what is going on with mine 320i. When car was bought in Jan 2018 it started running rough shortly after purchase. Changed Coils, Spark Plugs, had it serviced, new fuel pump, new low pressure fuel sensor...
  15. 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...
  16. E92 100K 'service' items

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, My 2007 E92 325i is approaching 100k miles, my question is simple, at this milestone are there any service/preventative maintenance items you'd recommend I look at (the stuff normal services won't touch)? My car only had a partial service history so I'm a little sketchy on what' been...
  17. E92 2007 320 - How to open bonnet/hood when lever doesnt work?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I have an E92 and am unable to open the bonnet. Pulling the lever in the drivers footwell does nothing, theres no tension and the hood doesnt lift at all. The car was at as garage when ther issue occurred for a different thing and they werent able to get it open, then it went to a bodyshop and...
  18. 2012 E92 Rear Shock Part Query

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi there. I’m really stuck on this so I really hope someone out there has the answer; I have a 2012 E92 330D Sport Plus. At a recent “Health Check” they claimed I need new rear shocks as mine are leaking. I’ve yet to confirm this but thought I’d price up the parts - about £170 each from BMW...
  19. Uprateing brakes on e92 with m3 brakes

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi Everyone. I have a vibration issue when I brake. The steering wheel vibrates when I brake but only once the car is warm. To date I have had brand new alloys and tyres, all balanced and tracking done. Bushes have been checked on a shaker plate and all good. I have been advised in could be...
  20. BMW 2008 320D E92 - Few Questions?

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi all, I live in Malta and bought that BMW model from UK (3rd car I bought from UK :thumbsup) almost 2 years ago now, it had around 95k miles and now it has around 110k. From some weeks I've been noticing black smoke under acceleration, I brought it to mechanic 10 days ago as I thought EGR...