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  1. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, I'm a newbie. My bother has an X1 diesel 11 plate. The offside wing mirror wouldn't fold in when pressing the button but the mirror tilted down for reversing. Then the mirror folded in for 1 day, now the casing of the mirror is very wobbly and the mirror won't fold in again. Anybody got any...
  2. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi First post on here and new to bmw so go easy on me! I have recently had a problem with the ABS on my e91 touring which ended up being the reluctor ring rusting away, upon removal of the driveshaft I have noticed the CV is split so I decided I would change the driveshaft or outer cv which has...
  3. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All, I'm new to this forum as a member, but have referenced it countless times when working on my E90 325i (UK spec). I've got a very strange problem with my 325i and not one that I've been able to find an answer for on any BMW forums. So its a Cat N (old Cat D), but only a nearside...
  4. Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    As per title, I'm after an unblemished offside rear door for an E91 320d Touring in Le Mans blue, preferably with privacy glass but I guess that's not essential as I can always add that later.
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Afternoon all, Looking for help on something that has stumped two garages. The rear offside sits lower by approximately one inch in comparison to the other arches. When I have passengers or driving up a gradient, the tyre rubs against the inner wheel arch (not constantly, only if going over a...
  6. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hey guys, can anyone advise me as to how much I should expect to pay for a new Offside Front Shock (light oil misting) How much from an independent? How much from the main dealer? Thanks
  7. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi folks, I've done some googling but can't find anything relating to e90's (plenty for e46) but I've noticed my offside rear arch is sitting considerably lower than the near side. Checked near side and there is a good inch or so clearance between the wheel and the arch whereas on the offside...
  8. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I have just finished changing my door speakers over including adding some tweeters, i have used the existing wiring (i..e a bmw specific upgrade). To do this i had to unplug window/mirror control unit in the door card. Easy enough to do, just unclips. Anyway, put it all back together and now...
  9. E90
    Hi, my rear offside light is flickering fast and only showing around 50% of the light, I have spoken with a mechanic whop has said it is best to replace the full unit but ive read other website posts which said it was a simple fix to replace the led or wires etc, I read one guy replaced it for a...
  10. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi guys its been a While im after a offside metalic black colour coded wing mirror for my e46 330ci convertible 2002 can anyone help pls.
  11. BMW Parts for Sale
    Drivers side rear trailing arm with hub removed from a e46 saloon, in good condition. Collection from York only due to size and weight. Price is £20. Cheers Alex
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    My drivers side front window doesnt work properly, basically I need a new regulator fitted. Also over time due to the window not going back up in a level fashion its stretched an distorted the rubber window frame so this needs replacing too. Are the ebay regulators okay at £20 -£40 each and...
  13. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Evening all, As title, I'm getting a pretty lound clunking sound coming from the rear drivers side wheel. It only happens at very slow speeds and goes away as you speed up. Also, doesn't seem to happen in reverse or neutral? The wheel bearing has had it aswell so wondered if it could be...
  14. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, I have noticed a whistling sound from the front off-side brake pads only. The pads are half worn and the disk is approx. 1mm worn. (23k miles on the car). I know its the pads, when I brake the sound is gone, when I turn left the sound comes back or when driving straight for a few...
  15. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Whilst driving along at slow to medium speeds, up to about 55 / 60 mph (100kph) the front offside of the car squeaks when there are even the most minor of bumps in the road. Whilst the car is stationary I can lean on that side and under compression of the suspension it squeaks. It sounds...
  16. BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hi folks, anyone familar with squeaky rear suspension? I had noticed it on the previous 5 generation (E60?) series when they passed me in town, very noisy rear end and i assumed it was a fault of that generation. However, after a long, relatively dry run to Cork (from Derry) and a...
  17. Hereford BMW - Bimmerforums Shop
    hi, please could I have a quote for the following item please 63117159564.
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Today a rubbing noise suddenly started just after i pulled away, it was actually quite loud with the window down. The noise stayed for about 10mins of driving and went away, but came back after a short while. I found that it goes away when turning right and comes back when driving straight, and...
  19. Introductions
    Hi guys, I'm restoring my BMW 325i sport, and I'm having trouble getting hold of offside inner wheel arch, has anyone any idea where I can get one please :)
  20. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I've just bought an E39 525i m sport tourer (pics to follow) I'm over all happy with it but there is one niggle i've found with it, when I close the tail gate the offside rear side light switches on, it's both the light in the tailgate itself and the light on the car body. As soon as you open...
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