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  1. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    anyone able to fill me in on replacing the rear hatch shocks, having to use a long pole to unload the groceries to keep it open is a pain, just wondering what is involved, tools I will need, any and all advice appriciated
  2. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    I'm getting an alert "Parking Light Failure". The light that has failed is a small bulb on the left side - circled in red in the attached picture. I've looked at the BMW catalogue ( but I haven't been able to work out which product I need. Can anyone help with the product number...
  3. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi there this is my first post and I'm looking for some advice to save damaging tailgate trims. I've got the usual tailgate wiring loom problems (glass window, rear wiper, demister, etc) which I had planned to sort this weekend but have a new problem with the tailgate latch not releasing which...
  4. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all I have an intermitment fault with the glass rear hatch on my car it pops open some times driving and also 100% when shutting main rear hatch. any body come across this before ? thanks Andy
  5. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I know this has been covered to death but I just need a quick pointer before I start pulling the Car apart!! I have a 2008 E91 Touring which I recently bought - I noticed the rear Wiper parks to the right not the left and doesn't work. (the wash does). The Boot Hatch switch is broken and won't...
  6. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all, I'm thinking about removing the ski panel in the centre of the rear seats to let some more bass through into the cabin. Has anyone attempted this? It's already perforated around the edge and I've read that some people have just kicked it through, which seems like it might be worth a...
  7. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Anyone know the process to the remove the actual full Tailgate on the E91 ? Need to swap one over due to dent - have got replacement complete tailgate but unsure if its a DIY job (fairly easy to do) or specialist. Any help greatly appreciated.
  8. Technical Guides for the E90, E91, E92, E93, F30.
    Good evening from a new, proud and bruised owner. How can i make the separate glass hatch in my tailgate stay up !
  9. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    I'm looking to upgrade my seats in my 3 door bmw 1 series and was wondering if any of you know if the 1 series coupe seats would fit inside the hatchback?
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi Does anyone know how to remove the ski hatch from a E36 Convertible. Looking to remove to install sub. Thanks
  11. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Does anyone know the part number of the metal bracket that holds the wiper mechanism and lock mechanism that is attached by one nut to the actual glass hatch itself. Due to the fact that my rear glass switch had a metal insert/collar in the centre of the whole plastic assembly, which had...
  12. Introductions
    Hi All I would just like to meet and greet everyone. Just bought a 59 plate BMW 123D M SPORT HATCH. I am looking to mod this more than likely from Jason in Hayes whom I have read about more than I read any book. LoL Looking to mod and max the sound in my car without forking out a bomb on a...
  13. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi i have a 2005 e46 convertible and want to increase the bass on the standard business cd setup i have seen a 10" kicker square subwoofer and infinity amp which i was told would work fine together,as i dont know too much about this kinda stuff.I am looking to buy the sub and amp but need...
  14. Motorsport and Drifting (BMW related)
    Anyone going to the DTM this weekend at Brands Hatch? BMW already leading it top 2 positions which is good to see. Also, BMW appear to be sending out a message by putting their 1989 M3 that won the DTM series back them against the 2012 DTM M3 champion in Germany: BMW Reminds DTM They Breed...
  15. BMW Tuning Forum
    Purchased new carbon badges and wish to put them on, bonnet change seems simple but cannot work out how to change the boot badge? Any ideas? Cheers, Boulton
  16. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, Does the convertible 3 series (2007 E93) have a ski hatch? I'm struggling to get our child's pram in the boot, and read somewhere that the 3-series has a ski hatch. I've had a look and there looks like a panel which could come off / down, but no button or switch to get it open Anyone...
  17. E36 318is

    My E36 318is
  18. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Ok, have a dilemma on my hands. My factory speakers were shot to bits so I replaced them with a full set of these JBL - Product Support - GT5-500C fitted with autoleads adaptors & hot glued tweets into the door pods. The system instantly sounds better but didnt meet my expectations and...
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