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  1. Floods - Water Damager - Not firing on all cyclinders

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Help! I was unfortunate enough to be queuing in traffic last night when the local river burst its banks. The road quickly turned to a torrent and a number of us were forced to drive though it. The water level was roughly up to the bottom of my bonnet. I got most of the way through when the car...
  2. e60/61 BBC news -floods

    General BMW Discussions
    Did anyone see the news tonight where there was an E60 or E61 stranded in flood water, down south I think , who in their right mind would do that? Or was it YOU own up please and let us know how it happened.
  3. The floods in Australia.

    BFuk Open Topic
    They are awful. :frown But sometimes you have to take advantage of your surroundings! :lol
  4. Driving in floods

    BFuk Open Topic
    British summertime is upon us, so the floods will no doubt be here soon too. I was just wondering.... I have a petrol E46 facelift. I know when driving through water to keep the revs high and to take it SLOWLY... But what is the deepest I could go to without damaging the car? To the door...
  5. So who is prepared for the floods?

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    Well guys, I'm okay because I live on top of a GERT hill in the Brizzle Ariel:lol Just like to know if the rest of you on the lower grounds or new house built on reclaimed marshland are prepared for the heavy rain that is due at the weekend??? All that snow plus heavy rain could make for...
  6. 1997 E39 528i - Killed my e39 in the floods!

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello, Thought Id introduce myself with a tale of woe. If you've been watching the news you might have seen the recent floods up here in Northumberland. Went through what I thought was a fairly shallow bit of water in my e39 528i and filled the cylinders with water. Must have bent a rod if not...
  7. 1987 bmw 325e floods and stalls out

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello i have a bmw 325e 1987 car starts fine and i drive awhile then car seems to flood out , i pull over and let car sit about 1 or 2 minutes restart car runs fine , i do this very often , could it be bad injector , fuel pump , i installed new hoses ect.. too . i give gas and just floods out ...