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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi Folks, I have just started to loose power momentarily as I power through 2nd, then 3rd etc and as this happens, the DSC warning light (car skidding) flickers then goes as the car pulls through, could this be a turbo problem? There is no whistle or smoke. Would the use of dirty diesel...
  2. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi guys. First post. In a bit of a daze here. So had my clutch done. Cheap off a friend. All good on that front. Drives a dream. Anyway. The lcm went on it and a replacement was ordered. Fitted and lights work. Upon fitting though it’s been discovered that the reverse lights are no longer...
  3. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    All of a sudden my 320d has developed a vibration coming through the floor of the car. You can feel it at idle and worse when you dip the clutch. When driving, as you change gear dropping revs and dipping clutch, the vibrations throughout the car are quite bad. The car has done 65000 miles, so...
  4. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Before i pull the trigger on some 18" (Rear wheels are 8.5" wide offset 47, Front wheels are 8" wide offset 35), is there any reason they wont fit? they are for "F" series so have correct bolt hole diameters. Is there any specific "ED" aerodynamic wheel arch stuff that could foul them? Not...
  5. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hello guys My efficient dynamic arrows when slow down or brake don?t move ( no fault codes , battery fully charged ) any idea why ? This happen after stage 1 tuning
  6. General BMW Discussions
    Bought my first BMW a week ago, today I discovered rain leaking from the interior light. I looked through the forums but most posts suggest rust, which I dont think is the problem. The windscreen seal looks fine, Is there any DIY fix or is it one for the garage? Thanks in advance
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    It's about time to service my car and wanted to get decent parts for it, in order to ensure good results. The car has done 80k. What do you guys recommend changing on this service? I've checked the service history, it has full service history but most of the stuff was never changed, I mean two...
  8. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Question: Does any one know the logic as to when the radiator grille air vents open? Hi -- without going into too much detail I suffered an electrical issue last year and as a result my radiator fan wouldn't come on. Got it fixed but I am suspecting that the air vent control feature is not...
  9. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello all - very new to this forum and wanted to get some advice on the above car. I have found a 60-plate metallic black in gorgeous condition, 88,000 miles on the clock, private seller. Full BMW service history. Sat Nav, i-drive, cruise control. However, following on from a conversation...
  10. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi everyone, I purchased a BMW Advanced Car Eye dashcam kit recently at a pretty good price. I had a go at fitting it today and it was a lot easier than i thought it was going to be. Until i got to the electrical connections part and am completely stuck. Having followed these instructions...
  11. General BMW Discussions
    Hi all My company car is coming up to change soon and I discover that within the budget allowed I can get a 1 series Currently I have a "specced up" Ford Fiesta (parking sensors, keyless entry etc) but quite fancy a BMW as the wife drives a 1996 E31 840. Just wondered if you could share...
  12. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi all Not a technical topic I know (apologies) but my company car is coming up to change soon and I discover that within the budget allowed I can get a 1 series Currently I have a "specced up" Ford Fiesta but quite fancy a BMW as the wife drives a 1996 E31 840. Just wondered if you could...
  13. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    My 2011 320 efficient dynamics has been making the below linked noise for the last couple of weeks, tends to go as far as i can tell once the engine is warmed up, lower revs under torque, once up to speed or not in gear it doesn't happen. Any help or advice would be appreciated! Had a look...
  14. BMW Cars for Sale
    Hi All, I have a perfect E90 320d efficient Dynamics in Manual for sale on a 60 plate in Jet Black. The car has covered 94k miles plus change. It has a full service history. The last service included a change of all filters at 85970. I am the third owner of the vehicle from new, my father...
  15. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, Have to replace nearside rear tyre for my 2011 320 ED. First time I've had to replace any of the tyres. Currently fitted are the Michelin 2015/55R16 91V energy savers but it looks like there are many cheaper options out there. Can anyone make a judgement on the returns on the extra cost...
  16. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Evening all, I was hoping for some advice, my current car has given up the ghost and left me stranded so I need to get a new one! I had a Honda Accord 2.2 icdti, which was a brilliant car, excellent MPG and a comfy motorway cruiser! I do about 150 miles a day on the M40 so looking for something...
  17. BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi guys, New to these forums and the world of BMW, i had my previous VW bora revo remapped by big boys toyz in london and loved every second of the 8yrs i had it no issues whatsoever ..ive now bought a BMW 320d efficient dynamics 2012 plate and unless im in sport mode i dont enjoy driving it...
  18. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi I am just looking for a little bit of advise and some opinions on a few things I will try keep it as short as I can: Basically I have been having a few minor issues with my car, creeking noise coming from rear inside of car when dropping down a slight curb or slant; side skirts vibrating and...
  19. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Everyone complete newb to BMW This is my first post on here and my first BMW. Will i require anything else but the switch cluster ,steering coloumb lower shroud and of course the coding to be done to get the cruise control working ReaOem Data says It is possible to retrofit option SA544...
  20. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi guys, Just recently bought the above car, yesterday in fact. I love the white led angel eyes on the F models and would like to add these to my car. Currently my car has the halogen headlights with angel eyes, cant seem to find anyone who can supply projector headlights for the LCI model as...
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