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  1. General BMW Discussions
    Hey all, I'm going to be replacing the rear ball joints on my E39 soon. The back end is starting to get that side-to-side shimmy feeling over bumps, especially the passenger side. I've noticed some of the repair kits come with just the ball joint, and other include the integral link. This...
  2. BFuk Open Topic
    Hi where did the link go where you can see all new posts from all forum sections?
  3. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    I have bought a new head unit for my 840 as I need one with handsfree & wanted one with iPod/SD/USB features. The install guide wants me to connect one of the leads to the 'power side' of the handbrake light switch. I popped the handbrake boot & there is a switch under there, with two wires on...
  4. General BMW Discussions
    My front wings have just started to rust, thought it would be major expense to change them. Found this comapny offering a brand new, pre-painted wing for £115 cheap IMHO BMW 3 SERIES E46 02-05 PAINTED FRONT WING RIGHT O/S NEW | eBay
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    looking for some help guys, trying to remove the 17mm lock nut on my drop link and it just turns, i cant tighten or loosen it, it just turns. Any ideas on how to remove the lock nut
  6. General BMW Discussions
    Whoever is interested...this is the link to the GB on Z3 Coupe ACS Schnitzer Roof Spoiler Replicas - NEW THREAD & L0ST - Bimmerforums - The Ultimate BMW Forum Hurry, I hear they are starting production
  7. General BMW Discussions
    Halfords 20%off Mobil 5L oil Ta-Da! Good prices for Mobil Oil. Also, I know my 330CI is recommended 5w-30 Fully Synth, question is why cant I use the one at £23 instead of £42?
  8. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    hi all im new to the site so any help would be great.. i have 2004 e46 m3 has a tv sat nav head unit in it and im looking to be able to play my iphone/ipod in it and been lookin at different ipod connecters etc.. i wanna be able to use my steering wheel controls and bluetooth 4 my phone. i was...
  9. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I'll put this here but if useful could it be moved and stickied as it applies to the M57 engine (and rare M67). The bit about how the engine mounts work is quite interesting, I never knew they were so complicated inside! Now the link:-
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys,do the caps covering the nut on the front link rods just prise off or do i need a certain type of socket to remove them....quick reply needed as i am in the process of removing strut
  11. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Just wondering if anyone can explain how the hell do I operate the ipod from the standard BMW Business head unit lol. Can get the songs to play but i know there is a way to play albums, songs, playlists etc. At the moment it is just on random but would like a bit more control. It came with the...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    I saw a video of a dump valve fitted to a 325 tds, i know they offer little if any gains but i just love the sound of them, in this video, would any one know where the pipe is coming from on the bottom of the dump valve?
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi, need to replace the front drop links on my 2002 e46 any idea of the torque settings for the nuts? many thanks for any advice
  14. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Guys I need to replace the integral link on my E39 but the car has air suspension and I wondered if there is anything special I need to do? In particular, I would be grateful if someone could confirm the following : 1) Do I need to release the air from the shock or just disconnect the...
  15. Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    as above ive been trying to read the codes on my 2000 e46 318 but i keep getting link error,ive tryed 2 obd11 scanners and its just saying link error can anyone help me with this problem thanks
  16. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi All I recently bought a e60 2006 originally I was looking for m-tech but couldnt find anything in my budget so I went for SE, the best part of M-tech I like is the front bumper. I was looking on eBay and found this...
  17. BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Hi, I've changed my lower suspension arms and the ball joints have gone back togeteh well, But my steering link ball ends won't do up, In fact the nuts now won't go either direction , arrrrg , Are the ball ends in need of replacement? or am I just being stupid with the way I'm putting them...
  18. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi Guys and Gals, I've recently got myself a 2006 X5, and I cannot fathom out how to "link" the temperatures on the dual aircon. It's the standard 2 zones for passenger and driver, but when I change the temp on the drivers side, I've then got to change it on the passenger side too ...
  19. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Was wondering if anyone had fitted the Dension 100 ipod link to a business radio cassette. I've just tried and apart from there being very little space behind the head unit, the Dension only seems to allow you to control the volume and nothing else. If you've experience with this I'd appreciate...
  20. BMW Engine Conversions
    Check out this website for an insight into the complexities of a V10 engine install. They are truly without fear!