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  1. E46 n42b20a crank no start beep identification

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, There is a constant beeping and then a clunk coming from the passenger side of engine after crank no start. Can this be identified by this alone? Appreciate it if anybody can say what this indicates. Initially CCV needed replacing, so I replaced most of the seals and gaskets I could get...
  2. E91 325i N52 Oil Leak - Part Identification

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys, I've been trying to track down an oil leak on my recently acquired E91 (325). The seller replaced the rocker gasket in a bid to sort, but it's not worked. Last weekend I got under the car and cleaned everything up as I wasn't sure if the oil was left over from the previous attempt...
  3. 100% Standard - E36 Coupe 1997 - Model Identification & Price Estimate

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi Guys! My mother-in-law has a beautiful E36 320i (I believe?) in almost immaculate condition. It seems to have some M badges on the steering wheel and gear shifter and is a 1.9L engine. She bought it from the initial owner in about 1999 and has run it as a daily driver ever since - it's...
  4. x5 Engine Identification

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    I hope someone can help. I just bought a used van and it's contents, most of which is junk but one item is of interest. The seller told me it is an X5 engine complete bottom end and sump. I'd like to check it isn't a stolen item and identify exactly what it is and take advice on the best way...
  5. Part identification and price

    Rybrook Warwick BMW
    I’ve got a e93 335i and when I put the roof down the flap that flaps up and down has broken. Rather than me explain it’s easier just to show you the pics: If you need anymore pictures of specific things just ask I’ll help as much as possible. Thanks Brad Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  6. N42B18A Engine? Need help with identification (main bearings inside) E46 Compact

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, I write from the Canary Islands. I am rebuilding my E46's engine, and have trouble with the main bearings shells. It's a 2001 316ti with supposedly the 1800cc N42B18A in it. I rebuilt all the engine, bored cylinders etc, and had all the parts needeed... until I went to install the...
  7. E90 DSC Incorrect identification number

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Guys Hope someone can help me. I have a E90 320d 2007. The ecu got wet and car wouldn't start. so purchased a second hand ecu with cas and key. The case and ecu is from a E91. Installed them and the car starts and drives fine, however a few faults have occurred. I have the DSC Light on...
  8. BMW E46 Electric mirror (Ribbon Style) wire identification.

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi All I wonder if anyone can help i'm trying to located the correct wires for my ribbon style electric mirrors both of which are not working. Both 6 pin connector (drivers side) and 3 pin connector (pass side)connector are missing and one of the ribbon cables is ripped/torn apart on the drivers...
  9. Engine identification

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    First post folks, seeking the wise wisdom of the community, moderators of thread is in wrong place I do apologise. I currently have a 58 plate 320i M Sport. It's been serviced and had all MOT done in the network, from the local BMW dealer I bought it from. That is apart from today, was so fed...
  10. SYS_0012 Identification error on BMW E90 (2007)

    Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    Hi Guys I've purchased this interface https://www.amazon.it/gp/product/B01DGZCJA4/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 for my E90 (2007).. With Win 7, INPA 5.02, NCS 3.1.0. In INPA, I've battery and ignition ON bu I've this message when I click on Airbag, after I've choosen E90 from main...
  11. Tyre Recommendation / wheel identification for e46

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    K so getting 4 new tyres for 19 inch rims but unsure of the rims exact spec as they came with the car. current set up is 225/40/19 on the front and 255/30/19 on the back. just curious why they would go for 40 on the front? a very odd size and a pain to get tyres for. Am planning to get goodyear...
  12. 2009 E87 part identification & replacement help!

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi, I was cleaning my engine and pulled out a plastic filter. I cannot for the life of me get it back into place! Any help much appreciated. Also what is it and whats it protecting? :confused Thanks, M
  13. Door mirror identification please.

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all. Could someone please tell me if these mirrors are for an E36 M3 as I was told they are, but they seem different from all the other ones that I have seen which are more of a teardrop two piece design Sent from my HTC One_M8 using Tapatalk
  14. E30 gear selector rod part identification help please

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Well, I removed the old linkage part.....ordered part 11 from bmw according to this RealOEM.com - Online BMW Parts Catalog And this turned up..... http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e9/poshgit/image_zpswkz56i53.jpeg .....much longer than my orginal (on the right) never going to fit, My...
  15. 2002 E46 320td Injector Identification

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, Just wondering, trying to identify which injector maybe be faulty, I decided to disconnect them one by one. Upon doing so the second one in from the back, when disconnected it made no difference to the running of the car. With the others, the car began to struggle. Would that indicate...
  16. Connector Identification

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hello, I've recently purchased a BMW 325Ci 2003 and there's a few unused connectors in the boot (left hand side behind the panel) that are unused, and I wonder what they are for. Not sure if it's relevant... it has a BMW Business single CD head unit in the front, a 6CD changer also in the left...
  17. Alloy Identification help!

    General BMW Discussions
    Good Morning, just a quick one, i have since bought a new house and the previous owner left a set of BMW alloys in the shed - just wondering if anyone knew what model bmw they came off? Thanks in advance
  18. Part identification...

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Anyone know what this is?? It might not be BMW related but thought i would ask anyway as i found it in the spare wheel well...
  19. Auto transmission identification

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys, After crawling under my 328ci year 2000 can someone tell me which model of ZF box is in my car? I found one sticker and after a bit of Google time I found that it is a ZF but which one? I want to do a filter change and want to make sure I order the right one.
  20. 97 840 connector identification help

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi to all Just seeing if someone can help. I've been rummaging around in the passenger foot well....lots of disturbed trim and broken fasteners bit worrying. I removed the kick panel (also damaged) which holds the mid speaker and found a loose connector which doesn't have an obvious home...
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