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  1. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi there, i've had an interesting day to say the least. My car was idling in a car park after a long drive and i noticed steam coming from the engine bay. I opened my bonnet and found the bottom radiator hose had blown off and all my coolant had drain out. I connected my OBD reader and found the...
  2. BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    I,m sure this has cropped up before on here! I can't remote open the boot from either the dash button, key fob or switch on lid. The only way I can get into it at the moment is by using the key which is a pain as the lock is facing down. Once the latch is released the boot will pop open fine on...
  3. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Whilst cleaning my car, I went to close the drivers side rear window to find it wouldn't, I then noticed that none of the other windows would work either, after much fafing around I tried the total closure by holding the lock button on the key and low and behold it went up, I have checked all...
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Evening all, My E36 has the Auto climate control (digital) system fitted. The heater blower itself is not working but the display etc is working fine, if i press the recirculate button, you can hear the vents closing etc... I've had a flick through some other posts, notably billywhizz1984 a...
  5. General BMW Discussions
    hi my e30 318i has been loosing 12v to windows an radio when left over night check wiring 12v in car recheck again later an nothing if i use my powerprobe to put 12v back frew wires then take it of it works fine an then yu leave it it looses 12v any ideay poss sticky relay ?
  6. Auto Electrical Forum
    On my '06 E61 the passenger mirror works fine but the heated glass doesn't, i've heard the element in the glass break down, is this true? Just a glass swap Cheers
  7. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi i can seem to get the headlight washers to work on my 530d? the washer motor is burnt out for the windscreen as the gauss filter was blocked big time so cleaned everything out but iv not got a motor yet, any ideas on price and part numbers?? how to the headlight washers work do they have...
  8. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Ok thanks to the fab guide to alarms by billywhizz1984 I bought the missing module for my 323i touring, fitted it and programmed the alarm. Today the alarm fob would not turn the alarm off. I entered the car, alarm sounded when i opened the door, started it and the alarm went off after 30...
  9. Auto Electrical Forum
    hi all im new to bmw`s i have just bought a 320i SE 1995 as my 1st one it has a few things that need doing on it just wondering if anyone could give me some advice please? 1st job is the electric windows,central locking and heater blower motor doesnt work,i cant hear any noise at all when...
  10. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi I have removed door card and am stuck now. I am usless at electrics. I have tested black plug that goes into driver side convertable window motor then flicked switch and tested voltage it flick at 5 volts i though should be 12? The switch clicks and light dims like does on working windows...
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    some of my dash warning lights are not working i.e front and rear fog lamp warning and main beam warning light. are they bulbs that can be replaced or are they led's that need to be soldered in? cheers :thumbsup
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi all, i have read the other threads on this topic and done all of the above but still not display. gage works after miles reset pin ohms reading on tanks is correct fuse ok unable to move the dial when shorting the plugs out? unsure of were to check or go from here besides looking for a...
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi while driving along speedo needle dropped to zero,eco.needle ,mileage and trip inop.abs,dsc and brake warning light all on.Is this a wheel sensor fault ? if it is when the component is replaced will the system reset on its own or will it need a trip to the dealer.Many thanks Chas
  14. BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Hi Guy`s & Gals, To cut a long story short, l`ve lost my cruise control after having to jump start the car, l`d read after doing so, that l should`ve removed the main c/control relay (no 35) beside the ecu or it may burn out, there is a burnt looking white & red wire in the loom leading into...
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