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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Does anyone know what should be the exact length of a front bumper shock absorber? Also, do both of the absorbers should be exactly the same in length? Mine right side is ~3-4mm longer than the left one.
  2. General BMW Discussions
    Dear Forum My rear wiper does not work. Upon closer inspection, the motor still works, but what ive realised is that the spindle [sorry for lack of better term] of the wiper mechanism itself on the glass opener of the boot doesnt reach into the recess of the motor in the boot frame. Ive never...
  3. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Does anyone know what size length the Front Brake Sensor should be on a E60 525d M sport.... wanted to order one but there are 2 sizes, 670mm and 1083mm, i didn't want to take the wheel off again just to measure that. Help or advise much appreciated
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi guys could anyone measure a dipstick from a m42b18? (318is '95) I mean the dipstick itself at least, and if you are so kind, the dipstick guide tube from the top to the oil pan... I recently changed oil and filter, put 5l in it and the level on the dipstick is to high guess that the previous...
  5. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    I'm not sure if this was already mentioned here but I will share anyway. Just after the purchase of my 840 I have changed all the service items including drive belts - all parts were picked from BMW garage and a local shop by reg plate number. Since the service I could hear from time to time a...
  6. General BMW Discussions
    I am fitting 10mm spacers on my e36 coupe and wondered what the maximum bolt length is. The standard is 26mm, can I go 40mm or is that too long? Cheers
  7. General BMW Discussions
    Anyone know if there is a database I can check to see how long each owner has owned my car ?
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi thought id create a new thread so someone might notice. I recently broke my 1st gear, really strange as i was going very slowly over a speed bump. as i put it in 1st there was a loud bang. Checked with realoem to see if other e46 model 323/320/325i etc are the same. Everything seemed the...
  9. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Does anyone have the length of a standard, that's stock to some, of the springs on a 840.
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hey guys, need some advice if poss please? I'm changing my E30 325's PAS rack for a manual one from a 323 E30. Is the UJ knuckle different on the manual and PAS racks, as it looks like the one that i've got isnt long enough to fit onto the manual rack as the splined attachment on it isnt as...
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi. Can anyone tell me the length of the strut (gas) from the top nut to the start of the housing (chrome part). I am fitting a spring but the mechanic at work thinks the strut is goosed. Thanks Jim
  12. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    hello just bought a project compact for son only 60k only prob its a cat d because keyed length of car anyone on here work or own a bodyshop and give me a rough idea of price cheers peter its deep and long it is bad cheers !!!
  13. General BMW Discussions
    Hello wats the lengh of my Bmw se 520i 24v J reg 1992 Saloon model thanks.:thumbsup In feet and inches thanks:D
  14. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi, just bought a cat-back system for my 318is coupe, just went to fit it and its about 6 inches too short. could this be for a compact instead? cheers Liam
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