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  1. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hello there, Does anybody have any experience of an E46 Compact 318ti, losing ignition momentarily (Battery light illuminates). Recovering a second later and running fine ? Happened 5 times on a 6 mile journey. The following day all seems fine ! It has thrown up some error codes relating to...
  2. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    I have an 09 635d e63 . I have an intermittant Fault with hud display . Sometimes all ok and display in correct position . Other ocassions after starting the display is not visible except for a minute half line of display only seen when my head is positioned low to top steering wheel . Is there...
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all I've very recently bought my 1st BMW. It's a 2004 318ci convertible and I love it already. Unfortunately it has a few annoying electrical problems such as the windows, mirrors and the indicators 1st the windows. The front 2 windows have a switch that has a double click thing going on that...
  4. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, i'm having an issue with my e91 320d 177. I decided to get a remap recently and when i got the car back i instantly noticed the difference lots more torque but on the way home the car seemed to go back to standard power (no lights on the dash) I turned the car off and went for another drive...
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi i am new to the forum, so i hope i have posted this in the correct forum!! I have a 320CI SE and the blower is intermittently working, for example!! It will come on and then go off!!! it is not on auto blow so i know its not that!! Can anyone offer any advise?
  6. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Guys Having problems with my 520i which I purchased a month ago.I bought the car off a friend who was selling to up grade to a later car, he had had problems with the ews system and had this by passed by an auto lec who fitted a switch under the dash to activate the ews I drove the car home...
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Owned a 2001 320d a few years back and have now returned to the fold. Just aquired myself a 04 320d and suffered some issues on the way home. After about 3 miles i lost power, could hardly get up a hill and at the time i couldn't hear the turbo working at all (could hear it working previously)...
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Just replaced the turbo and electronic actuator on my e46 320d all back together but now dsc light and yellow brake warning illuminated on dash. The boost is also intermitant if you floor it in second nothing but if you lift foot and reapply it omes back nice and strong but then passenger...
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Most of the time the light remains off but it seems when i do any motorway driving, after about 5 mins of being on a motorway, the coolant light comes on for about 20 seconds and then turns back off again. I've checked the coolant several times after this started happening but it has remained at...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    2004 e46 330d auto tiptronic intermittent drone noise under load in 5th gear. Torque convertor? Hi, after much deliberation i finally purchased a used 330d on an 04 plate, its done just over 116000 miles a drives and looks stunning. However whilst driving home down the motorway i felt my heart...
  11. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi all Strange fault happened the other day when i started the car and set off It had no power and was very slow through the gears (auto) as if no turbo then after about 5 mins back to normal This has happened twice now over the past year I've read about maf sensors may need cleaning on...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi everybody my intermitant wiper speed is to long betwen each wipe (its something like 6sec) is there anyway i can speed up, i dont have adjustable speed inter wipers any help would be good cheers :)
  13. Auto Electrical Forum
    hi as above i seem to have a fault with my light & the door... basically if i go over rough roads or brake sharply the light will come on as if the door was open. Also sometime when i close the door properly the window does not shunt up as it should do. are these to problems related? i first...
  14. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    As the title says i have a wierd intermitant power delivery problem, 75% the car drives as it should (i think lol) in that it pulls like a train from quite low down the rev range, the other 25% of the time it seems quite flat until it reaches 3000 rpm, the turbo comes in, but it still doesnt...
  15. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Guys, Last night as I was driving home I noticed a squeaking noise coming from what seemed to be the front passenger side wheel. Got out and tightened it (was all tight) and I had recently changed my front pads several weeks ago. I was wondering if it could be the hub bearings going...
  16. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi my fuel gauge usually reads empty with the light on even when the tank has 1/4 to 1/2 a tank in and every so often if im lucky it gives me the right reading any ideas to where i should be looking? thanks
  17. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi Guys, just got myself a lovely 1998 E36 318 TDS Tourer with 96k on the clock and everything is great apart from a small issue. When travelling about 40-50mph and I put my foot on the gas, sometimes the car wont accelerate , the mpg figures sticks at around 30 and no matter how much gas I...
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