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  1. 2003 E46 320d Auto - Car doesn't move immediately when Gear changed to D

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello, My car doesn't move immediately when I change the gear from P to D. When I put it to D, car stays stationary for about 3 or 4 seconds, then starts to move very very slowly, and gradually it reaches to normal speed. If I press the accelerator, same things happen in less time. It is a...
  2. E46 (330ci) Wing Mirror Adjustment- both move at once but transposed?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    So there's funny going on with my mirror adjustment. i have the following issues: 1. the near side mirror no longer dips when reverse is selected (selector switch set to nearside) and will not move when i move the controller. 2. when the selector switch is set to off side (drivers) i can move...
  3. diesel emissions- please move if in wrong section.

    BFuk Open Topic
    Hi folks, im not sure if this has been mentioned but reading the vast amounts of emails i have i found this... being an mot tester myself i found the brief part on diesel emissions quite interesting, and will be coming into play very soon.:jaw-dropping just wanted to share...
  4. Efficient dynamic arrows don?t move

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hello guys My efficient dynamic arrows when slow down or brake don?t move ( no fault codes , battery fully charged ) any idea why ? This happen after stage 1 tuning
  5. Help!!!! Ttyed to clear service indicator with INPA and now Windows don't move

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, Just thought I would have a quick look at fault codes and reset service indicator with INPA and now my Windows will not move, really not sure what I did can anyone help please !!!!!!!!!
  6. 2007 525 60K Kms - Transmission Fault Errors and Gear doesn't move to D from P

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Well - Phew! just bought a 2007 60K KMs 525i Automatic Petrol. it drove CLEAN for 500 KMs then started getting all those messages Fault In Drive Transmission! Drive moderately DBC Failure!Drive Moderately Drive Contrl System Failure! Drive Moderately Start Assistant Inactive it appeared many...
  7. Soft top - hydraulic motor emits sound but does not move mechanism

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    Hello, I'm Brazilian and I speak little English. So I used the google translation tool to write that question. Sorry for the translation errors. I have a BMW Z4 convertible year 2007. Recently I left the car at a mechanic to replace the shock absorbers. After that, the soft top stopped working...
  8. Upgrading Nav from Move to Route

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi All, I'm new to this forum, so apologies if this has been asked before and I just can find the thread.... I have a 2014 320d MSport Touring as a company car, but have just bought a 2014 330d XDrive MSport (which is a different beast..!). My only niggle is that I didn't realise that the...
  9. Backward move: from E36 to E46!

    Just sold my 20 year old E36 and taken on a tired 2002 E46 as the next challenge. The E46 is essentially a nice car and clearly it has inherited many of it's predecessor's abilities and even parts. However, I already hate its psychotic electronic heart! The first challenge was to be able to...
  10. E92 2.0 SE - move from 8J 17" OEM Style 157 wheels to MV2 18" wheels

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi all, Would really appreciate your help with upgrading my E92 2.0 SE wheels? Current set up are 8J 17" OEM Style 157 wheels with 225/45/17 tyres all round. I'm looking at MV2 18" wheels with 8.5J rims on rear with 255/35/18 tyres and 8J rims on front with 225/40/18 tyres. Would the switch...
  11. 2004 E46 325ci car won't move while engaging/releasing clutch?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Is this normal that my car doesn't move at all if I just engage/release my clutch and stalls if I don't press the gas pedal? I had an e36 some years ago and I always could move the car with just my clutch, also, driven an e92 and also managed to move the car with just the clutch. I always have...
  12. Wing Mirrors will not adjust or fold in but move when reverse is selected?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all I am a newbie to bimmerforums and this is my first post. I know this topic has been covered many times but I have now viewed to many times as a guest and as yet not found an answer so I have joined up to ask the question myself. My problem is that the passenger mirror will go down when...
  13. E46 E/Mirrors - move on their own

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi All, new member here. In the last few weeks my electric wing mirrors move on their own. Both sides move in different directions, moving back and forth... when I use the switch to move them back, they go in a different direction (hold to the left, the mirror goes down etc). Any ideas what...
  14. E46 middle rear seat move

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Earlier today my misses had the roof down, ( sometimes it refuses to go down, thuds from the boot then goes down after maybe 5 times trying later ) ... Anyway I was in the back and where the ski hatch would be , all of a sudden pivoted , looks like there's some sort of hydraulic ram behind it...
  15. 2001 Bmw 330i Sport Tourer Drivers Side Window Not Fully Shutting (bangs and can move glass freely in hand)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, i have searched the forum for the answer but cannot see anything specific to this. My drivers side window glass does not fully close, there is a rough 5mm gap at the top. The door also feels loose internally and something bangs when it is closed. I am also able to grab the glass and move...
  16. 323 Coupe - My first move into RWD!

    I took the plunge into RWD after owning a Saxo (Yes I know...) - It came up at a good price locally to me and I thought I'd see what all the fuss was about! The day I bought the car, it already had a set of coilies on it althought it was higher than standard I think! I got it home and dropped...
  17. E64 Oil Gauge. Slow to move up

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi, can i ask the forum, if this is a common feature of the 645 ci.. My oil Temperature gauge on the dash, seems to take an age to get moving from engine start up, From my place of work to home is around 6 miles, and the needle, barely moves from cold, Is this normal. for a short journey i...
  18. 316i se unable to move

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, first time posting here, i was looking if some folks here could help. the problem is my car wont move forward or in reverse as if the brakes are frozen the car has sat for a month and not moved i jump started it yesterday to discover that its not wanting to go anywhere. is there any...
  19. Bmw 118d Air vents wont move ???

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Recently bought my self a 118d, after having it a few months iv noticed that the air vents wont switch positions... weather its directing air to the windscreen, my feet or the centre vents. pressing the electronic contol button does nothing at all, even when i removed the large centre vent the...
  20. 2004 e46 330d Remap, Can I Move From One Car To Another?

    BMW ECU Tuning and Standalone Tuning
    I'm part way through replacing my 2003 330d Manual with another 2004 330d Manual, they both have the same M57n engine, just one has done less miles than the other and is in better condition. Mechanically they are identical. So the car I am getting rid of has been mapped, the map was done before...