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  1. 335d header tank cap not clicking

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi, I have an 09 335d, I checked the coolant today and when closing the header tank cap I did not get a clicking noise. As hard as I tried it would not click has anyone else experienced this? Thanks in advance Jezza
  2. S50 exhaust header fitment on M52

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi, I have S50 exhaust header on my M52 and pipes 1 and 3 from bank one touch the engine block, I wanted to know if it is bad for the bock ? should I try thicker gasket or bend them ? I have also a ticking (1/2 rpm of the engine) that i can't identify even with stethoscope, and i was wondering...
  3. Sludge in water header

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello, I have noticed that my bmw 320d m sport has got sludge in the water tank ( I can only presume that its oil ). I suspect that it's the head gasket that's gone. However the car is running perfect.... Is there anything else that could have caused this and would there be any other symptoms if...
  4. New Online Distributor

    Performance 1 Coatings
    You can now quote and order online using our 1st On-line distributor FastFox Performance. FastFox Performance Parts not only offer a variety of ceramic coating and heat management solutions, they also offer the full exhaust systems and part exhaust systems coated and un-coated from a variety of...
  5. E46 coolant header tank replacement

    BMW Guides and How To's
    Ok I have just had to replace the coolant header tank on my E46 (320 2.2) I searched the internet for some quick pointers and tips but didn't find certain info, so here I show how I did it and the little things that delayed me. The tank can be removed from above if you are carful but if you...
  6. BMW 330D Oil In Header Tank

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi All hoping you can help? I have a BMW 330d 02 plate auto gearbox, checked the water level a couple days ago and lots of black oil in the header tank, read on this forum for a few hours and decided it was probably the oil cooler? ordered the oil cooler and changed that broke the plastic clip...
  7. 1998 E36 323i 'vert - header tank filling question

    General BMW Discussions
    on the side of the clear plastic header tank on the side of the rad its got a level which says cold. i topped it u last night while bleeding it and it was almost at the to but this morning it was level with the cold line, is that right and am i filling the tank u too much? also seems to be...
  8. 1999 E46 328 Need technical help on header designs!!!!

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey i need some help, iv been looking at getting some new stainless steel RHD headers for my car to go with my new exhaust system, the new system is a blueflame which has twin 2.25" tubing. the problem that im having is im trying to find some headers that have a 2.25" secondary outlet as all the...
  9. 1999 E46 328 - Will a LHD header fit a RHD engine?

    BMW Tuning Forum
    This is most prob a very dim question but iv been looking to buy some new headers for my E46 328 but all i can find in RHD are headers with a 2" outlet, but i would prefer my headers to have a 2.25" outlet but can only find this size in LHD, so will a LHD header fit a RHD BMW if not what is the...
  10. Wanted - new forum logo and header image!

    BFuk Open Topic
    If there is any talented designers on here who want to design our new logo and banner in exchange for... much gratitude and a years free premium membership then please post up here or pm me. I dont mean to be rude in any way but this isn't really a DIY competition!!! member B3ta was going to...
  11. Wanted - new forum logo and header image!

    General BMW Discussions
    If there is any talented designers on here who want to design our new logo and banner in exchange for... much gratitude and a years free premium membership then please post up here or pm me. I dont mean to be rude in any way but this isn't really a DIY competition!!! member B3ta was going to...
  12. 1999 E46 323i - exhaust header to cat mounts? did they change from 3 bolt to 2 bolt after the 323/328?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    quick question realy my exhaust manifold has a triangle 3 bolt flange where the cataltic bolts to the manifold im after buying a performance manifold but they come with a oval 2 bolt flange did the exhaust change on the newer models to the 2 bolt type? if so can i just buy a newer cat...
  13. 2002 E46 320 White stuff in water header after water pump changed

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    HI Guys I had a new water pump fitted last week on my 2002 320i. I was just checking the water level and noticed white stuff on the inside of the expansion tank. Its looks and feels like silicone or some kind of lubricant, any ideas of what this could be. Would they have used this kind of...
  14. 2000 E46 318 water header tank gone?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi all.. got up this morning and de-iced the car. started off to work and about 20 miles from home i could see which i thought was smoke coming out of the back of the car but turned out to be hot water cos it suddenly stopped steaming and the water light came on. tryed topping it up with water...
  15. 2002 E39 520I- Header tank failure

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all - my newly aquired 2002 520I started blowing steam on the m`way - on investegation the header tank has cracked near the top. First - is this `common`, the local `scrappy` said this was the first part to be removed! Secondly what would be the cause of this happening - is it `one of those...
  16. 1999 E46 318 saloon,header tank woes

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Just nipped out to do last bits of Chrimbo shopping,and car low coolant light came on!! To cut a long story short after wasting loads of anti freeze on topping up in the dark.On getting home and using a torch,it appears to be chucking it out the base of the header tank! I know this is a...
  17. 1995 E36 328i coupe- Exhaust manifold/ header and Scorpion, Eisenmann or custom built MIJ exhaust?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi guys, after looking at reviews and posts on exhaust for a E36 328i coupe, im thinking to go for either the scorpion exhaust system, or a custom built system from MIJ performance. I'd go straight for an eisenmann, but they seem to be a little out of my price range, as i have alot of other...
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