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  1. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    2010 E63 635d: Flashing OS high beam - Resolved Hi, I hope you are all well and wouldn't mind looking over the description of an issue I have below? The issue is with the OS high beam on my 2010 E63 635d. When I switch to high beam, intermittently the offside Bi-xenon will flash between low...
  2. Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    Mines got some severe kerb damage. I may buy a pair if need be , either painted or carbon. Thanks
  3. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello Everyone, I have 2007 E93 320 manual, Just installed folding mirrors and the mirror switch all electrics works perfect drops down in reverse lovely, but the folding mirror option don't either I haven't sent it up correctly using Carly or something is seriously wrong. I haven't had Carly...
  4. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi The turbo kicks in on 2500rpm what should it be and how do i fix it.
  5. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi I am new to the forum and wanted advice on my X5 E70 2007 whose OS Driver LED stopped working. Can I buy the LEDs separate because the Unit works for everything else like brake etc or do I need to buy a whole unit please? In either case where is the best place to buy a new one from please ...
  6. E46
    this is my first BMW and for some reason the mpg seems really really poor, I put £20 and got 60miles, is that normal?
  7. Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    Hiya's, Teen drinkers smashed another headlight Already had the nsf smashed some years back, different group i guess So i'm desperate after now having to go through paypal claims for one i ordered off the bay that doesn't seem to want to be delivered (why do sellers do this) Need a Bosch...
  8. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Thought that I would share my ramblings regarding the difficulties (and possible soultions) of using diagnostic software in pre 95 cars (all models) Fact 1: these cars are pre-EWS cars and INPA will not function unless a, windows 32 bit XP is used. b, appropriate ADS interface is used, has to be...
  9. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello all. Picked up my new car yesterday and there is an outstanding issue on it, in as far as a warning message is displayed when starting the car 'SOS call system failure', and the bluetooth system does not work. When I go to the telephone option it is greyed out and won't let me select it...
  10. BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    My E38 seems to sit lower on the rear OS corner in comparison to the NS rear corner. Both arch gaps above the tyre are different but it handles fine and with no issues etc... It's not a massive difference but its different! Checked on quite a few level surfaces and same results each time! The...
  11. Auto Electrical Forum
    Got a strange problem with these two items: Dashboard lights (all) are not working. I checked the fuses and found a 10 AMP fuse blown. I replaced it but it didn't make any difference. Is the next step to replace the 'resistor wheel'? Also, the OS rear light/brake light doesn't work. The bulb...
  12. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all. It took me 2 days to find what had caused the main problem and that was a real mess of broken/bare (some touching others) wires in the boot lid behind that rubber bung I made a new loom and reconnected them and all was fine! Yippee! But! When I came out next morning the battery was...
  13. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi guys. Noticed lights on alarm not working plus no tail lights O/S. Bulbs ok. Near side tail lights ok. All working fine until this morning? Any ideas? Do I have 2 individual faults or are they linked? I’m mechanically/electronically challenged so all help much appreciated. Thanks. Sam.
  14. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hello, Just thought I'd share what the standard E46 Sat navigation can do after a little investment of some cds and time googling. Started off by making a custom splash/logo which greets you when you enter in the car (may change this yet): Added 3d perspective mode - with night and day mode...
  15. General BMW Discussions
    I have been looking to get hold of a copy of the most up to date firmware disk for the mk3 nav unit. I don't seem to be able to find a copy anywhere so any help would be greatly appreciated!! :thumbsup
  16. General BMW Discussions
    Hi all well i started to fit my lowering springs but had probs gettin the bolt off as the strut its self not the bottom housing moves round with it.looks like i need a 8mm spanner to hold the strut to stop it moving but what can i use or do to undo this bolt
  17. BMW Chassis and Brakes
    Could someone Please confirm for me that front wing panel from coupe etc would fit on convertible?? Due to some old guy not seeing me from 200ft away and sliding into me, and my insurance wanting £750 im paying for it myself :jaw-dropping Advice appreciated
  18. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys. I'm new here.... am looking to buy my first E60 which brings me here. I had a look at a 54 plate 530d Auto 95000 miles yesterday, and there seems to be soot on the offside area of the engine. Have a look at the attached image, if you look closely at the corrugated pipe, you can see...
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