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  1. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    As per title, NOXEM will be here in a few days now, but i need to update my INPA loader, i have read on Bimmerprofs how and downloaded the zip file, but its not the clearest, do i delete the folder and unzip into there or something else am lost.
  2. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi also posted this on the electrical forum . Please can someone help with this :Got drl and vertical aim fault . Have replaced the module via the wheel arch still fault remains . Halo rings don’t light . The module works in the other light so it’s working . Fault code I got is 800fc8 Lin bus...
  3. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi all, I have recently had my car remapped and the gain was more than i was expecting. On the Dyno it showed a 71% power gain now pushing out 189bhp. I needed to get some new brakes for the car anyway as they are squeaking quite loudly and worn down. I'd like to get some better looking...
  4. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, I'm on holiday and been using car all week. Just been to go to shop and car really struggled to crank over eventually it did and went for drive and did the same again. Battery is not dead or flat and had new alternator 6 months ago. When car does start it drives fine for ages with no errors...
  5. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all. I have bought a new car F30 and got new enet cable, as there are a few things I'm wanting to do to the car. My problem is from researching e-sys seem to be the program of choice for F series cars. I cant seem find a download that is live with all the files with instructions, there...
  6. General BMW Discussions
    Afternoon All, Have recently bought my first BMW, a 2016 525d (automatic). Ive had it for just over a week and was bought from a local BMW dealership. Today has been the first day I have drove the car without the AC/Radio on or a window undone and I have notice a noise. Im really not a 'car...
  7. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hey guys, back in a BMW, but with issues looking for some advice. Just bought a 2008 E92 325i with the 3.0 engine, good mileage fsh in cracking nick , car checked out initially and is mint, but that lasted 1 day. The last owner has obviously been hiding an issue, cleared the codes and hoped and...
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey everyone, So my 330d has developed an issue and I'm at a loss as to what to try next. Basically, it accelerates fine up through the revs/gears (if a little sluggish than it used to be) But if you are in any gear and rev it up to 3000 odd and then let it drop down to about 2400 without...
  9. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello, first time post - need some help as I am completely stumped! I've got white smoke pouring out of the exhaust but only ON OCCASION. It does not happen all the time, I'd say it only happens on 10% of journeys. To clear the smoke I have to accelerate and it blasts the white smoke out and...
  10. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi Everyone, Here looking a bit of advice. I'm wanting to install an electrical appliance into my 2016 BMW 420d in such a way that it turns on when all the other cars electrical components turn on. I undestand I can use the power from the cigarette lighter but I want to conseal the wiring in...
  11. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    OK so I have a 2005 E87 120d with 120k on the clock, it's been fine since I bought it a little over a year ago but on a long journey home last night the car developed only what I can discribe as a surging kind of feeling almost like clutch was slipping whilst driving at speed. So cut a long...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I am trying to access the starter motor to change it but am struggling to see how the starter motor will come out when i finally get the 2nd E12 torx bolt off. I am working from the top of the car, do I need to remove any coolant/air-con plumbing, glow-plug stuff, or anything else in...
  13. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi! I bought a bmw m sport last week and was very happy with it. It is 2008 and has 113k miles on. I paid 6100 from a private seller. I've never owned a BMW, or an auto before so these may be normal problems I'm having. I have noticed some issues and would appreciate if somebody could give...
  14. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello all, My car is due 1st tires. I currently have factory fitted good years but they have always struggled a lot with the torque. Car has 19" wheels. Was thinking of fitting same again but non run flats and saving £30 a tire. What's your thoughts?
  15. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys, First post and looking for someone to do some coding in the Nottingham area - I can pay for your hassle and mainly need Bluetooth to play music! I have the EfficientDynamic 320d 2012 and hoping this can be done! Wouldn't mind additional coding like folding mirrors, lights, change...
  16. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi All, The badge fell off one of the centre wheel covers in the last few days. Car is 2004 E63 645ci. So looking to order 4 of them and just replace them all as others looking worn. I don't want to have to order the whole centre covers - just the emblems; so as to save on cost. Searching eBay...
  17. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi folks, I have a 2010 116D which has developed a couple of faults. The windscreen wipers run by themselves, power steering comes and goes as it pleases amongst others including the abs light illuminating. My local mechanic thought it was an alternator issue at first but ruled it out. He then...
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    so how do i know for sure if my timing chain has jumped? i have had the rocker cover of to change the vvt motor and all the chain guides were fine not broken etc but is there a way of telling if it has jumped? Also what does a bad timing chain sound like? that might be a silly question but i...
  19. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    The driver's side DRL doesn't seem to be working. I've tried the following: 1. Change bulb 2. Change fuses 3. Coded out the warm and cold monitoring The passenger's side is working fine but just not the driver's side. Despite doing all of the above I'm still getting the "side/daytime lights...
  20. Rybrook Warwick BMW
    Hi As per my other post was told to post a list of what i need here: BMW M3 E36 L56 LNU B13.53.1.715.685 Press Regulator x1 B13.53.1.718.362 Retainer x1 B13.53.1.718.361 Pipe Clamp x1 B13.31.1.403.416 Hose Kit x1 B13.53.1.720.251 o ring...
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