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  1. mis fire ?

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    just fitted new plugs n coils to my 645 yesterday has been fine for a day now noticed on way to work a misfire a tad lumpy !! any ideas guys
  2. 2007 bmw Series 1,120d Fire

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi everyone, 2 months ago I bought a 2nd hand 120 series 1. Last Thursday on the M62, the engine mgt light came on, the car went into limp mode, and I realised that it was on fire!. Managed to get onto the hard shoulder, tried to stop but no brakes. Used the hand brake to stop, and the car...
  3. 2003 E46 318i - turn over, but wont fire up

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi. I need a help. My car is a 2003 E46 318i. The engine code is: N42B20A. It is turn over but wont fire up. I have already changed the following: 2 camshaft sensor, crankshaft sensor. The timing is already checked. The all fuses already checked (in the engine bay and the glowbox aswell) I have...
  4. Buying Questions Quick Fire Round F15

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Why do X5s all have such high miles compared to other models and cars? Have you noticed most F15 X5 creak and squeek on almost every panel? How are your service bills, as I assume F15s are not under a service pack? Thinking of getting an X5 - because its the only car I think I can do miles in...
  5. Seat Fire! 320i M Sport

    Auto Electrical Forum
    I've had my 2009 320i M Sport for 2 weeks now and finally got around to sitting in the car with a manual and checking what everything does. I got to the seat section of the manual and had a look at the different functions. I found a button I hadn't noticed before. it's for adjusting the Back...
  6. Another London fire

    BFuk Open Topic
  7. E92 320i - In for recall, car being held as fire risk - BMW taken car off road - anyone else?

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, So dropped my car off yesterday morning for the wiring re-call, as well as the igition and vacuum QEs. They called this morning and told me that further to the battery wiring they've also checked the heater matrix, found it burned and will be replacing it, but they don't have the parts...
  8. E35 tds miss fire

    BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Hi, I have just replaced a seal on the injection fuel pump as was leaking. This now repaired put back together and is miss firing at idle and just above idle, drive fine and pulls ok. Has anyone got any suggestions of what might be causing this? Thanks Ash
  9. Theresa May and Grenfell fire

    BFuk Open Topic
    I don't understand why people are getting so worked up by May's visit to the site not including the residents, May has a country to run and it's not like she is going to bring anything more to the table than local community are already, the millions pledged to help support the victims of the...
  10. 2011 E70 40d - Rear disc brake exploded with biscuit!

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hey I'm new to the forums, but hoping to see if anyone else has any idea about this incident that I had happen to me. I was driving on the motorway (Durban to Johannesburg - 600km) and got a warning light about tyre pressure. I pulled over and checked the tires r18 255/55. At the time of the...
  11. electrical fire in the boot 2004 530d touring

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all. My 2004 530d caught fire in the boot after being stationary for 14hours. Day before on the first start it displayed high battery discharge but after 30min drive everything looked fine. Parked and locked it and following day I was woken up by car alarm going off and noticed a lot of...
  12. 1999 323i back fire on cold start

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, my names Matt, im new here, im hoping someone can help me sort out my little problem is with my e46 as its driven me insane, but i have a little problem with my car its a 1999 323i saloon i got the back back in oct 2016 ive recently changed the plugs will be doing the oil soon the car isnt...
  13. bmw 6 series heated seat on fire

    hi there - brand new to this forum today - looking for help / discussion about heated seat going on fire in my 645ci drivers seat. seems to be plenty more instances on internet so not alone - even though BMW UK recognise that no safety cut outs are on my model they refuse to accept a claim -...
  14. E83, first BMW I've owned, baptism of fire!

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Bought a 2.0d MSport X3 (2006) in the summer as my first BMW. It's been an interesting induction! Ten minutes into owning it, was greeted with the famous triad of warning lights, quick trip to a local indie and it was flagging a rear left speed sensor. The fault went away and we set off on...
  15. spark but no fire

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    good morning all, i am complete novice at beemers i am a ford escort man i know i know but i have recently decided to get a bimmer in the hope.. to do up, it has oil in the rad this has been traced back to the oil cooler, however, the engine sparks as i have tested all leads out & earthed, but...
  16. E39 525i Engine Fire

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Has anyone any thoughts on this? My wife's car burst into flames on Sunday after running rough for a few minutes. The fire seems to be have contained in the front RHS of the engine bay although I haven't seen under the bonnet as the insurance company have taken the car away for inspection.
  17. Installed new starter motor, cranks but doesn't fire. Got p0193 code.

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello guys. I installed a new starter motor and battery, the car didnt used to crank with the faulty starter but now it does but the problem i have now is that it doesnt fire. I did a fault scan and i got a P0193 code which is Fuel Rail Pressure Sensor Circuit High Input It did have a tuning...
  18. X3 2.0d 06 Mis Fire and judder

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Can anyone help my x3 2.0d misfires slightly and judders cleaned the Egr and replaced the inlet manifold as it was coked up any ideas thanks
  19. E30.. catching fire.. in need of how to change interior fan

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi all Slowly getting my brother inlaws e30 back to road spec.. engine is running really nice Oil filters and plugs belts etc all done.. Found two electrical problems.. First is rev counter isnt working.. any ideas where to start with that? Next is when trying the interior fan.. didnt work...
  20. 330D won't fire up! :(

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi everyone, I have been having problems with my 2003 E46 330D a few times the car was struggling to start but it would eventually fire up.. the one day I jump in the car ready to head off to work and the car would just tick over.. not actually fire up. managed to get the car started with...