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  1. E39 2002 525d boost problem - please help(fixed)

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys, ive recently purchased a 525d with 114k on the clock. the problem is when the car is at a low rev (mainly only in 4th gear) and i put my foot down the turbo sounds like its missing(fluttering type of sound), im not that clued up about turbos but it sounds very much like the wastegate is...
  2. 2002 E46 318i N42 Rough Idle Lack of Power Codes P0011 - P0015 - P0036 Help!(FIXED,Timing jumped)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi. I have owned my 2002 318i with 75k on the clock for a few months now with no problems, but a few days ago i was driving along and with no warning the engine started to run rough and lost a lot of power. I managed to limp it home (about 1/4 mile luckily) and began to inspect it. It is idling...
  3. 2004 E60 530d - Wires burning & battery drain HELP!!!!(FIXED)

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys Just had BIG MASSIVE problem with my 530D 2004:mad The battery went flat and my old man tuck his initiative to wash my brains and said try jump start.:frown I try-ed it and what? when I put jump leads under the bonnet the"+" on the plus And "-" attached to body to get the earth was OK...
  4. 2003 E46 316i, ABS and Airbag lights reset help(FIXED)

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Anyone in the Edinburgh area that will read my codes and reset Abs and airbag lights
  5. 1994 E36 318IS- horrible rumbling help..(FIXED)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi people i just finished work tonight i pulled away to set off driving along and this intimate knocking noise started then started to get worse. as you do pullover and have a gander and check. looked under the car..nothing looked in the engine bay nothing so scratch the head what the hell could...
  6. 1991 E36 325 - viscous fan help.(fixed)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi all, I have just used the search but the link in one of those posts is not working ( so I need help!! I think my fan or coupling is broken. It is spinning all the time, but is quite easy to stop with a newspaper when hot, when I believe that it...
  7. 1998 E39 525tds - code 54 and 5 help.(FIXED)

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi need a helping hand urgently!!!! iv'e got a 525 tds 1998 and warning light has come on dash yellow coil with DDE written underneath have had diagnostics on it and reads code 54(boost pressure sensor) and code 5 (commencment of delivery sensor) have rung bmw dealers but they don't know what...
  8. 1997 E36 318ti Compact, front suspension help!(FIXED)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    I am hoping someone can help me with a part name, so that I can order it up and replace! Ill explain the problem first Front wheels pointing straight, n/s wheel has play backwards and forwards, jacked up under the car and spotted a bush perished, Ill try and explain where it is, lower...
  9. e36 datalink wires Pin location??? HELP!!!(FIXED)

    Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    Hi guys i recently converted my 318is to a 328i. My donor car was a 328i sport 1997 and my 318is was on a 1992. It has recently developed a misfire and i went to get it plugged in but the computer wouldnt read my car. Am i correct in saying i need to connect the diagnostic datalink wires as my...
  10. e36 318iS 1994 air filter housing fixing help(FIXED)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    e36 318iS 1994 help needed iv removed the air filter box and replaced with induction filter, im going to use the original exit housing for the filter , but I need know how this part firts to the body, I think theres suppose to be a long strap or clip check photos of the part.. thanks
  11. 1994 325tds High revving engine... help?!-fixed

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hey guys, i have a 325td e36.... The engine is ticking over high, about 1'200 revs & i'd like to know how or where on my engine can i turn the tickover down? Cheers guys :cool
  12. 1992 E36 325i - Wiper Fault Help!(FIXED)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi everyone. I just got home from work and my washers and wipers have packed up. The wipers are only working on full speed.:frown The screen washers, intensive clean and intermittent wipers have all stopped. Just wondering if anyone has any ideas before i pull the car apart tomorrow morning...
  13. 1995 525i e34 Thermostat housing bolt sheered off HELP!(FIXED)

    BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Hi everyone new to bmw forum. I am a member of the LDV-Sherpa forum because of the problems ive had with my work truck, but funny enough i have never had any problems with me BMW 525 till now, sorry thats why i joined your forum! Thanx again! My problem is i had to change my thermostat which i...
  14. 1989 E30 325i - Washer jets help?!(FIXED)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    im picking my e30 325 up from the body shop tomorrow. it was having its inner arch rebuilt. its all gone smoothy and is booked it for the mot tomorrow, but the washer jets dont seem to be working. my mate who has done the arch work for me reported this to me and said theres plenty of fluid in...