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  1. 2002 E46 330i - Overheating after 30 min of driving

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi! After a coolant expansion tank burst, engine got really hot before I was able to pull over. (OBD2 logger claimed 143C degrees) Tank has been swapped, coolant refilled and 100% free of air. Now it runs great, stable at middle of temp gauge (~80C I believe?) in dash, for about 30 minutes...
  2. e60 530d sport Auto ( Exhaust Blows after 20 min )

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Got a problem not sure whats happening but its very annoying and it seems a mystery have had a few technicians have a look but nobody seems to know whats the issue. Many thought it was the exhaust manifold but have had that replaced but same issue remains. after 15 or 20 min once the car is...
  3. 2002 E46 318i - Cuts out then wait 20 min to restart

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Though I will share the following: I just purchased this vehicle after it stood for 3 years at a business. I was told that the auto transmission was faulty. I replaced the battery and she started right up. After about 5 minutes when engine reached operating temperature the engine just cuts out...

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hiya all ive recentley bought a 53 reg 316 ti compact, i gave it a full service straight of my problems was a lumpy i bought some injector i poured it in filled my tank to the brim and set off on a 300 mile round trip to newcastle. the car fired up like normal and i...
  5. 1995 E34 525td rough running after 1 min

    BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Please help, i have put a new pump in my car a e34 td m-reg manual and it runs at idle on first start up no problem, revs cleanly etc, but after about a minutes worth of running, it starts to cough and splutter and will not rev cleanly, it will rev but has black smoke coming out the back. It...