BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
Hi guys, looking for some advice. I recently started looking for a good 330d, came across a 330d Saloon M Sport, well kept car to be honest, not much rust and interior was tidy with FSH at 100k miles.
So i went and inspected anyway, two main issues, the main one being how it started up, the...
Good day, please help me; BMW 530D 2004 year model M57N won't start. It cranks then all of a sudden displays Transmission Fault accompanied by other errors like fuel pump etc.. all in amber. FirstIy diagnosed it and it came up with crankshaft sensor fault, and all glow plugs 1 to 6 Not Pressent...
Looking at 2 on Ebay. Both 07 530s. 1 said its 248bhp and the other 258. I thought 07s were 268bhp.
My mother-in-law has a beautiful E36 320i (I believe?) in almost immaculate condition. It seems to have some M badges on the steering wheel and gear shifter and is a 1.9L engine.
She bought it from the initial owner in about 1999 and has run it as a daily driver ever since - it's...
I have a BMW 320i E90 2006 model with 65,000km mileage. The car is now smoking when i want to accelerate, i changed the oil separator but still the car is producing smoke when accelerating and the oil consumption has increased requiring me to top up almost every after 100km. Any advice on...
I have recently placed an order for a 420d M-sport Gran Coupe however have been told by the dealer that the order now can’t be processed due to Model Year Actions and they will be back in contact in 2 weeks,
Would anyone know what these are and should I look at cancelling?
Guys I'm new to the thread and I have this major headache belingering me.
I have an e46 m43 engine that is giving me 119error code (throttle potentiometer) I changed it 3times and tried to change the code but to no hope.i think the is power to the harness but nothing happens.the car...
My 2003- 525 Diesel E39 model runs very well without any major problems. This morning started it, SWITCHED it off to get back in the house and IT WOULD CRANK but NOT START.
Called AA home Start, who diagnosed it having "Low fuel Pressure" and asked me get a further check by a garage. Suggested...
So I’ve had my f32 for coming up to 2 years now and am at that point where I’m looking to see what’s next.
Having a little one, the coupe is not ideal, but is remarkably spacious in the back. I need rear doors and good boot space.
I came from a 2.0t turbo petrol Audi TT which I loved then...
Hi, do all BMW's have their model type displayed on rear of car? I have just purchased (today) a 4 yr old 420I sport! have just looked an see NO INDICATION of the type of car I have............help!!!! Should I be concerned?
I own a BMW E39 523i single vanos model made in 1998.04 with automatic transmission ZF 5HP18 with green label on it.
The car hasn`t been used for almost 2 months , when I came back in the country and I started the car it had a very rough idle , the engine died.
When I start the car...
I have been shopping around for a glow plug controller unit. Unfortunately they've not been available at the local car parts shop and also unable to find it on ECP.
I have managed to purchase one from Amazon but something tells me it might not be the right one. The one I purchased...
Can anybody tell me which fuse controls the front electric windows on my 2008 BMW E91?
The card inside the fuse box lists fuses 41, 66, 78, 79, 80 and 81 but I've checked all of those and they are fine.
I'm assuming that a fuse has gone because both front windows suddenly stopped working. The...
when buying roof bars for the flush mounted lci roof rails do i search f31 bars and fittings?
any links to the best/cheapest supplier for a set then will take the thule freeride bike carrier - i assume ill need the adapters if they are the aero rail type??
My 2014 3 series 320D Came with the back parking sensors. I want to install the front parking sensors and I was wondering if
1)How easy is it to install it?
2)Where can I buy a suitable one for my car(provide link if possible)