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  1. F80 Wireless Charging Overheating

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, When I put my IPhone X in the charging unit in the centre consul I find that the phone gets really hot. The last time I did this the phone got so hot it switched itself off. This was after 2 hours. I was using Spotify to play music but did not use any resource hungry sat nav. apps. The phone...
  2. 2002 E46 330i - Overheating after 30 min of driving

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi! After a coolant expansion tank burst, engine got really hot before I was able to pull over. (OBD2 logger claimed 143C degrees) Tank has been swapped, coolant refilled and 100% free of air. Now it runs great, stable at middle of temp gauge (~80C I believe?) in dash, for about 30 minutes...
  3. m52B20 -98 e39 overheating

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello! I changed my engine. So my cooling system is working right. Problem have to be in engine. So water pump, thermostat or headgasget. I havent beed driving much cause car is not inspected. I let the car run idle, heat went middle of the gauge. Then in some time 8 to 12min it started rising...
  4. 2002 E46 318i overheating

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all. I'm new here so please forgive me if I've posted in the wrong section or if this has been answered before. Last week my expansion tank split, pouring coolant everywhere. I ordered a new one, fitted it today, filled with 50:50 coolant, bled the system correctly and checked the...
  5. E87 118i overheating even after new pump/stat!?!?

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Right guys need some urgent help! Took the e87 in the local garage ( bmw specialist) apparently, car was throwing thermostat and pump errors, however the garage ran some tests and said the pump was fine but the stat was stuck, they replaced it and repaired the vents on the fan motor to open and...
  6. E63, N53B30 LCI engine, slow to warm and overheating?

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi all, I’m working through glitches on my E63 (N53B30) LCi. The engine temp is slow to warm up. It eventually reaches and sits between 100-110 oC when driving around town. On a longer ruin, the temp slowly creeps to 120 mark. On a couple of occasions, the amber warning “engine overheating...
  7. BMW E46 320d EU4 - 2004 cooling system problems

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello guys! I'm a newbie when we're talking about BMW. I have just cars from VAG group, modified etc, but this does not matter right now. I recently bought a BMW E46 320D - 2004 model. Being annoyed by the stock cd player, I bought a aftermarket android navigation. Using the obd bluetooth...
  8. 330D 2013 overheating and coolant loss

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi there, i have recently bought a 2013 330D (only 3 weeks ago). It came up saying coolant was low last week, so checked and topped up when I got home. I then went around 50 miles last night and it came up as a warning saying engine temperature high, drive moderately. The coolant temp was up...
  9. LCM overheating

    Auto Electrical Forum
    My LCM is not working right. Lights start flicker, turn signals get lag and stop working and fogs flicker and stop working. When I put LCM cold it start work again. Any ideas have someone fixed overheating LCM? I try get it fixed and order new part, but I got wrong part and I will call LCM fixer...
  10. E90 330I intermittent overheating

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    MY e90 330i with the 272hp engine has started to overheat intermittently. It only seems to happen on hot days with an ambient temperature over 18 degrees Celsius. I can stop for 5 mins and start the engine again then it could go for a while before the warning light comes on and forces me to...
  11. 2004 E46 318i - overheating

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, the problems continue with me beloved 318i! After the recent subzero temperatures here in the UK, the coolant in the car froze. I'm not sure what was in there before but it can't have been strong enough. Since then the car overheats intermittently, whether idling, driving around town or on...
  12. 2011 BMW 318i Overheating

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys, my car overheats and I don't know how to get it fixed. It is a 2011 318i with 127k miles on it. In the last month I did the following; First I noticed a coolant leak from the radiator, so I changed that at 125 k miles. Then I got the coolant pump faulty on the scanner. Water pump...
  13. Engine overheating

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello everyone, I have got an e46 318i automatic of 2004 with N42 engine My engine has suddenly started to overheat up to the red limit,and that happened very fast. When I opened the expansion tank it was empty and I can't see any leak. And that happened twice. Do you have any idea of what is...
  14. Bmw 118i 2005 overheating

    General BMW Discussions
    My 118i keeps overheating after doing around 20 mile or so on the motorway, I've had a new thermostat fitted and had a test for the head gasket/block leak which was all ok, the coolant has been replaced and the system bled, what else can it be? I would say water pump but being able to travel 20...
  15. 2000 316i car hot but not overheating

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi I have a 2000 316i and although the car does not overheat , nor does the gauge move pass the mid mark on the dash, the car gets extremely hot and uncomfortable when driving even though the cooler is blowing cold , the heat comes from the footwell and behind the dash and makes the dash hot to...
  16. Coolant Leak, Not Overheating ? 318ti

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    318ti 04 compact auto. Level was fine, drove fine earlier for 45/1hr 20/30mph slow traffic. Temperature gauge was fine. I've just got back from another 15/20 minute drive, 10 minute motorway driving and randomly the coolant light came on whilst driving. Pulled up at petrol station and...
  17. Cooling fan replaced, failed again!!

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Okay so last month i noticed my cooling fan wasn't working (manual so just one fan). Ordered a brand new behr/hella fan assembly and fitted this 2 weeks ago, problem solved fan worked perfectly again. Today i was driving through town and noticed the temperature gauge just above the half way...
  18. Bmw e46 330ci OIL Inside Water Tank Not OverHeating, Oil level stable Water Level Stable

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi im new to this forum And also foreign..so please sorry for my Mistakes .. Basicly "my problem" is I had recently Bought a 2001 Bmw e46 330ci convertible ...I went to check the car it was 240 miles from me I forgot to check the Water tank Being hyped From the car and also the engine was hot...
  19. 2005 E90 325i overheating, new to BMWs, please help

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    First post and of course I'm asking for help already. Two error codes today, the first was a simple TPMS reset jobbie, no problem, but then... Not far from home I got an orange temperature/overheat warning light swiftly, as in almost immediately, followed by red and the car going into 'limp...
  20. 1999 bmw e46 328ci overheating issue

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Thank you for reading and any help will be great. This all started about 9 months ago. I was stuck in traffic and I noticed the needle going up. I turned out the traffic into clear road, the temperature come down and didn't happen again for a few months. About a month after this my battery...
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