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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    So I bought 2 new depo (yeah I know they're not OEM, but I've read that they're okay) facelift headlights for my coupe model because the old ones were bad. After installing them, I checked if the headlights move up and down. When the headlights are on 0 and I turn the wheel to 1, 2 (that wheel...
  2. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi everyone Have the dreaded self leveling suspension problem on my e53 BMW X5 3.0d airbags are all good compressor is working I replaced both level sensors and the ehc module and still jeep is rising away up in the air and self leveling inactive still on the dash I'm lost at this stage at what...
  3. Auto Electrical Forum
    Is there something I'm missing? I removed my 06 facelift headlights to install angel eyes, the power on is connected to the aux live in the ecu box as suggested in all the installation how to's, I first noticed the nearside leveler wasn't working and the offside was OK, later the same day the...
  4. General BMW Discussions
    Hi Guys, i have a 2007 E70 which has 7 seats, i am having a removable towbar fitted and one of the questions the fitter has asked me is if the car has self leveling suspension, i have had a look under the car and both the fron and rear have shocks and springs, i can't see any suspension airbags...
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Dont generally drive the E46 too much in the dark, but now the clocks have gone back and i couldnt use the wife's car, i had to take mine to work the other day. Was slightly bemused/concerned that i couldnt see more than about 4 meters in front of the car, whereby the bright light from the...
  6. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, [The preamble (can be skipped)] To give you the full story (as succinctly as I can): I noticed the rear suspension on my e39 touring dropped to it's lowest position and made no efforts to raise (no compressor noise). I took it to my local garage who found corroded wires on a block...
  7. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I have had to convert my self levelling system back to regular spring suspension. New springs and cups. My air compressor went bad and so did the right rear air bag of the system. The two fuses that power the system have also been removed but the warning light comes on at engine start. How can...
  8. Auto Electrical Forum
    so i just fitted a new head unit and sub last week and everything was all working perfectly but today after i finished hiding the cables the self leveling warning light came on and the parking sensors have stopped working, also the central locking on the key fob has stopped. central locking as a...
  9. Auto Electrical Forum
    I wonder if anyone can shed some light on what to try. I have a BMW X5 3.0 litre diesel automatic 2002 52. The turbo went on it (uncommon I know, just our luck) so it was up on jacks in the garage whilst it got worked on. This took maybe a week to get replacement parts etc and get it all...
  10. E61
    Hi could anyone help I have a 54 plate e61. the rear is at the lowest ive put power to the levelling pump and the pump seems to work ok the problem is I seem to have no power going to the pump. could anyone please help or any ideas.
  11. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi there all, I have a 2004 E61 which is having self leveling suspension issues. I have had the fault codes read and it comes back with the following: Error 5F96 - Level Control Air Release Valve - Signal Too High Can anybody shed some light onto this error and how best to go about fixing it...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hey guys so after reading some post about the check coolant level fault on the obc i decided to take my rad out and clean the switch and fluch the system and give it some fresh antifreeze imagine my surprise when i undone the big plug so i could remove the switch to find nothing there at all...
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Alright chaps. Drove to work this morning with the N/S headlight aiming at the road right in front of the car. When I start the car/turn the lights on the beam patterns used to move up and then down to the correct height, now only the drivers side does. What could have caused the passenger side...
  14. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all I think I've got a little bit of a problem with my self leveling suspension on my 530d m sport touring!!! Over the last three months the warning light has flashed on about 4 times but has never stayed on and it's seems to happen when it has been really cold? Does anybody know if the...
  15. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi Guys My 328 cabby doesnt seem to sit level any more. It seems to be sitting 20mm lower on the drivers rear than the passenger side and this would seem to be pulling the passenger front side up by 20mm. I have replace the rear shocks, springs and top mounts and the rtabs..... I have also...
  16. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I have 3 faults on my 335d touring, not sure wether they are linked or not and wonder if anyone has come across anything like it before. Firstly the xeon headlamps don't self level so they are shinning very low all the time, secondly the running lights have stopped working even though they are...
  17. BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Dear Forum, I wish to replace the self leveling (LAD) component of the rear suspension on my E34 525iT with conventional McPherson Gas Filled struts and coil springs. I'm currently unable to locate a retail outlet in the UK selling adjustable ride height suspension struts and springs for this...
  18. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hello there, My x5 is sitting very high, rear suspension is really high and got self leveling inact light? ive searched but mainly people with this light the suspension is really low?? mine is sitting very high and very stiff, any ideas much appreciated, thanks
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