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  1. Refuelling problems, diesel keeps pumping back when trying to fill, suspect blocked vent?

    Just tried to fill up after car laid up for 6 months, and when pump nozzle put into filler and trigger pressed, diesel flooded back out of the filler tube
  2. F30 Washer fluid fill blockage?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi there Looking for some advice, I have a 2012 F30 and for some reason I am unable to fill up the washer fluid reservoir, basically it appears like its blocked. Has anyone else come across this ?. I am hoping the resolution is not to remove the washer reservoir as gaining access to it seems...
  3. Does your fuel tank hiss when you remove the cap to fill up?

    General BMW Discussions
    As per title
  4. Why does my 630i fill itself up with water?!

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi everybody! I'm new here, but I really need some advice. Bought myself a really nice 2006 630i a while back, but I have a bit of an issue... as the title somewhat suggests, it fills itself up with water! The issue is largely confined to the rear o/s footwell floor only, but a little is...
  5. 2000 320d Touring tank will only fill just over half

    General BMW Discussions
    I purchased my first BMW today, family man so a 320d Touring on an x plate, went to fuel up for the first time tonight as the light was on and I was surprised when the pump clicked off at about 29 litres, I tried the nozzle at a slow speed but it clicked off right away, when I switched the...
  6. Emissions light on after 1st fill with Super

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I have had my 330Ci nearly a year and it has been so well behaved, with no problems. I have always used Shell regular unleaded until today... I was away from home and needed fuel and there was only a Tesco near to me. I didnt want to put their standard fuel in, so i filled it up with their 99...
  7. BMW E46 320D (2003) Wierd engine sound from oil fill port.

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Should I be concerned by how my diesel engine sound? It has around 215.000KM on the clock. Took it to my dealer, he told me that it should sound like this - considering a 2nd. opinion. Maybe someone on this forum can confirm that their E46 320D engine sounds like mine?
  8. x5 4.6is gearbox fluid fill plug

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    hi i am looking at changing/topping up the transmission fluid on my 4.6is and was just wondered where the location on the gearbox is for this and the procedure and how you know if it is full, also the location of the transmission cooler cheers
  9. 2003 E39 525d -Accidental Fill of ATF Reservoir with engine oil

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, My engine oil needed topping up. However, accidentally instead of opening the engine oil cap I opened the ATF cap and topped up with engine oil. I could not have added more than 50-100mls of engine oil in the ATF reservoir because it started to overflow due to the small capacity inlet...
  10. E39 - What size alloys to buy? That will fill the gap around arches, but not compromise on ride?

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    As the title suggests... Any suggestions would be appreciated.
  11. e 36 auto gearbox fill plug problem/location??

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi All, Having now completed 135000 miles I have decided to renew the automatic gearbox oil. I have followed the procedure and am all ok until the point comes to refil the oil. I have located what I believe to be the gearbox fill hole in the gearbox housing above the sump. I have unscrewed it...
  12. 2005 E90 330i M Sports Automatic can not fill up the car.

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Fuel tank was 3/4 full and went to fill up,the forecourt fuel nozzle jut kept clicking off, it took me forever to put £20 worth of fuel in. I tried 2 different forecourt pumps both did the same. A week passes by. I have not driven the car much in a week so the fuel gauge still reads full as I...
  13. 1997 E38 735i - How to check oil / fill transmission oil on concealed units

    BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hi all, 1997 7 Series E38 I do have thread on here but I thought it might be best to start a new with this question. If this is wrong then I appologise. I have tried to check the transmission oil on my car only to find it concealed. Does anyone know how to get into this unit or where I can...
  14. 1997 E36 318 is - Radiator Fill Level

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    OK and Hi! I'm new to this forum and have registered because it is usually me who does tinkering and fixing of my wife's cars through much trial and error. I'm therefore looking for info on her beemer. There does not seem to be a guide level as I want to make sure that the radiator has plenty...
  15. 2004 E60 530d se to msport front bumper pdc sensors dont fill the larger msport holes :( whats missing!!

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    i have put a non lci 2005 msport bumper on my 2004 se all fitted nicely the bumper i had did not have the sensor brackets so i took them off my se and fixed them in place plugged in the sensors look at the front and thought damn somethings missing like a ring around the edge surley i dont need 4...