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  1. Technical Guides for the E90, E91, E92, E93, F30.
    Been chasing down a problem now for a good few months. E91 335d MTEC intercooler, EGR delete, DPF delete, remapped and box flash. However occasionally it throws an EML and goes into limp mode. The two codes that show are P0030 (HO2S heater control sensor circuit bank 1 sensor 1) and P3002 (Fuel...
  2. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi my 2007 E91 M47 engined 320d m sport is going into limp mode when on idle after driving for a few miles. It doesn't happen if its been running for some time and not idled. The only codes coming up are for the glow plugs but these have been changed along with the glow plug control module...
  3. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys, Needs some help or advice as I’m brand new in the world of BMWs. About three days ago I bought an 06 reg 520d with 105k on the clock. The car seems to be spotless, no leaks, no error codes, no rust, full service history, 3 months warranty, bla, bla. This morning I dropped off my...
  4. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi there My dad has a e39 2003 520i M54B22 with only 60K, recently it has started experiencing some issues with the gearbox and starting. It has been hot here in London and I have noticed the problem generally occurs in the heat. About a week ago it would not start, no crank nothing at all but...
  5. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi I have a BMW X3 06 2.0D it recently has loss of acceleration in third gear at 3000 revs and in fourth at 2500 revs, I’m not sure I’d its in limp mode or if it’s a turbo issue or what’s happening please can anyone help ? Thanks
  6. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    My 1 series is causing me issues. It started after a decent 40 min motorway drive when turning into a car park, the amber brake fluid light(according to hand book its drive off assistant failure) and limp mode lights came on. I had the faults read by rac who said it was a nox sensor issue. The...
  7. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    2008 E87 120D MSport Auto Hi all, really struggling to get to bottom of intermittent multiple lights / limp mode on the above. History: - DSC light / limp mode occasionally activated (replaced drive shaft OSR due to swollen reluctor ring) - Same fault this time with car on ramp symbol...
  8. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello all I wondered if any experienced person would be able to help? I have a 2006 E61 with 70k miles that I recently (last week) had MOTd and remapped. The MOT was fine, and the remap was done via Evolution Chips in Blackpool on behalf of the motor company I used in Lincoln. There was some...
  9. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Afternoon, I am in need of some advice I brought a 1 Series 116I Sport back in Feb last year no issues up until now. I have had the amber triangle with ! coming up now and again for a about a month it would just comes and go after a second but from last week the engine is going into limp mode...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey everybody . New to the site as well just wanted to post this topic and maybe find the needed answers that i am seeking. My bmw 2003 318i e46 n42 just decided to go in limp mode (dash board gear sign) i run down a diagnostic check and i found a fault on vanos motor and on the eccentric shaft...
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, just wondering if anyone would have any idea on what could be the problem with my 320d e46 150bhp I'm currently getting codes; 4560 45A0 4600 Rail pressure plausibility delivery controlled 3F01 Charge air pressure sensor signal 3FF1 Air mass flow sensor I have changed the maf...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I have a 330d e46 and when I set off driving it will go into limp mode and all the lights come on then after a while the lights go off and it goes back to normal ? tried using a code reader but no faults show up ? anyone had similar issues ? Any help would be greatly appreciated :) thanks
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi everyone, as can be seen from the title my car is running to well atm. ita e46 318 with the 2.0 engine (think this is the n46) So i had some issues such as what the title states and then eventually it idle went crazy and would bounce, the garage thought would be the throttle position sensor...
  14. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Everyone! This is actually my first ever post, been lurking for a while and trying to find tips and tricks for my car. This HPFP problem that I've been having deserves a post in my opinion as I hope it can help someone down the line and might even help me get some advice. The story...
  15. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello all, New to the forum - finally got around to making an account - a couple of months ago I changed sides (from VAG scene) and purchased a 335D M Sport Saloon. Currently regretting it - as the guy who sold me it hide lots of things from me - I paid £6700 for the car a couple of months...
  16. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi all, I'm in desperate need for some help. I have posted a thread titled ELV Stop code, but i'm now thinking its a Red Herring. There error is still there even after I have fitted an eliminator, so an issue, but don't believe its causing the Limp mode. Trying to get consistent testing is...
  17. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, having a problem with my 2009 E90 Lci 320d Msport N47 engine mileage 150,000 miles So last week I noticed after I start engine first thing in the morning and start to drive it after about a minute or so the car will go into limp mode won’t rev past 1500rpm, this will last for a minute...
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, wondering if anyone could help?, bought a 04 316i E46 in Feb and to be honest had nothing but issues!, main one being, car seems to sporadically go into limp mode / slow mode from start up, it seems to be after the cars been running well for a while, park it up from anywhere from 10 mins...
  19. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hello everyone, new BMW owner here, bit frustrated. I got the car 3 weeks ago with very high expectations. First couple of days was all good, apparently the car wasn't used for a while and after a week, the breaks started sticking. A good disassembly and cleaning solved the problem, since there...
  20. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi I've recently sold my 320d coupe and bought a 2007 335i manual. However when it gets into high revs the car goes into limp mode and the fault codes read: P30FE which is turbo pressure to high P3100 which is boost pressure regulation From what I've read online it could be 100 different...
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