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  1. E36 Fuel Gauge Blipping Between Full and Reserve

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi All, Just brought a 1998 E36 318i and at first everything was fine, the fuel gauge was showing a quarter of a tank and so we pulled over at the next fuel station and flled her up, however since refilling the car the fuel gauge is now constantly switching at random intervals between reading a...
  2. How to instal a boost gauge (1 series e87+)

    BMW Guides and How To's
    I decided to write a quick guide on how to install a boost gauge in a 1 series (e87, e82 etc) because no one else on any forum I could find has. Its also the same procedure for hardwiring a dash cam which I did at the same time but the wire routing is different. Q: Why would you install a boost...
  3. 58plate e90 325i Rev counter MPG and fuel gauge not working

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Guys Just purchased a e90 325i and the Rev counter MPG and fuel gauges are not working when I start the car they move into position for about 2 seconds and then all go to 0. Any ideas?
  4. F07 N57 oil temp gauge moving

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello, changed all chains, aux coolant pump, coolant, oil. before that everything was fine (100 c' always), but now car oil temp gauge is moving. if the speed or rpm is rising oil temp is moving down very fast. Look video. temp after 30km - 120 km/h. moved from D to N for few seconds. Same if...
  5. instrument cluster coolant temp gauge

    Technical Guides for the E46
    e46 320d pre-fl touring have problem with instrument cluster coolant temp gauge problem: coolant temp gauge in instrument cluster never gets to middle point (~90c), but stops on aprox 70-75c, but in obc 19 7 temperature is 98c. pointer looks working, when instrument cluster test made, its going...
  6. E61: Computer vs analogue (ish) fuel gauge

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    OK, last week the clock started resetting, which I know to be a sign that my battery is on it's way out, although after a run out to central Wales at the weekend it's not reset since Friday night, however my OBC is showing a Range of 80 miles of fuel left, but the analoguie gauge is showing 1/4...
  7. E36 325TDS Boost Gauge Install ?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Has anyone installed a boost gauge to the M51 TDS Engine ? Purchased the car yesterday and has a manual boost controller but no gauge & need to make sure I don't blow my turbo:hihi :jaw-dropping Thanks in advanced.
  8. Faulty fuel gauge

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Has anyone else had a fuel gauge that won't show full even when the tank is full... Mine did show full but now when I fill up it only goes to 2 notches from full. Tank was brimmed yesterday and has done approx 20 miles since...the hidden menu shows left side on 27.7 ltrs and the right side...
  9. 2014 f10 520d oil temp gauge goes over 100 °C

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi. I recently noticed that during drive on London( moderate traffic) needle on temp gauge goes over 100° C ( one or two mm ). In hidden menu shows me: coolant temp 99 ° C oil 105° C. That is happen only in traffic. When i driving on motorway or dual-carriage way needle sits bang on 100°c. It is...
  10. 2008 E93 325i - Oi gauge - possble issue?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    My electronic oil gauge (onboard computer) still shows all five green bits even though I've driven over 2k miles since the last time oil was replaced. Normally I'd expect to see it down by 2 or 3 green bits by now and it is starting to worry me. If the oil gauge is not working what are my...
  11. 2013 F30 318d - boost gauge install

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, Want to install a boost gauge on my diesel but only have experience installing these on petrol engines ... so any help appreciated ! :confused Is it possible to simply T in a hose ? Which one :D Thanks
  12. Has anyone fitted a water temperature gauge to an E90?

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi guys as above has anyone done this? Not overly keen on not having a temperature gauge on the car. Anyone installed one?
  13. 2002 325 i fuel gauge

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    The fuel gauge has been stuck on empty since I bought my car, I had to change the fuel pump /sensor unit to get the car running but noticed the tank nearly full that side, so did research and found that senders are a common fault, my car has done 117,000 miles so I had a left sensor second...
  14. coding e90 temerature gauge

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys, As you e90 owners are aware, our cars do not have an engine temperature gauge! At least not outside of hidden menus. But that's not practical for everyday use. It really winds me up having to just drive around for 5 minutes not revving the engine so I know for sure its warmed up. I'd...
  15. How to instal oil temerature gauge?

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi guys, Does anyone know how I could install an oil temperature gauge to my E90 330i? The car must have a sensor for the oil to be able to give warnings. Any advice would really help me out. Thanks will be given!
  16. E90 330i oil temperature gauge

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys, Does anyone know how I could instal an oil temperature gauge into my car? I know I would need to buy a gauge, cable and possibly a sensor.
  17. e36 328 fuel gauge not working

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    the fuel gauge on my E36 hasn't worked for almost a year, doesn't really bother me as I just fill up when I get to 150mile but thought i'd ask while here. The needle flicks across when you first turn the ignition on, then goes back to empty so don't think its the gauge anyone any ideas
  18. How do i install watertemp gauge?

    General BMW Discussions
    ordered this https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B01FSDGJU8/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o01_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1, was wandering while i wait for it if anyone could advise on how to install? where is the best place to fit the sender/sensor? picture would be usefult hanks!
  19. Electronic oil gauge

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi new to the site. I've had my 2011 (61) 520d f10 for 2 years now 103000 miles serviced yearly. I noticed recently that the oil guage is showing the level as high. I checked the dip stick and it is slightly high. The last oil change was Feb 17. Ive heard about diesel leaking into the sump. Not...
  20. Heat gauge in red and autobox warning on

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello, first time posting so please go easy on me! Please hear me out, i am hoping an expert can provide some advice! I have come from french cars to German cars so my mechanical knowledge with these cars is very limited! Right where do I start because i am going mad. firstly, my luck with cars...
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