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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I replaced my (borked) FCABS yesterday for meyle heavy duty items. After going out for a test drive I noticed that the back end seems much more willing to attempt to swap ends with the front under moderate cornering and at alarmingly low speeds. The TCA is working harder than usual it seems...
  2. BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Alright. Got a 1994 518 touring. Love the thing but the oversteer in the wet is getting undriveable:eek It passed an Mot a couple of months back. The tester mentioned the rear bushes where a little worn but not enough to fail the mot. Are the worn bushes causing the oversteer or should i look...
  3. General BMW Discussions
    Having recently bought my first RWD car E92 330i I am wondering what is the best way to deal with the rear wheels skidding outwards on corner. I know standard advice is steer in direction of skid until grip is retained but surely if Electronic stability control is on you should steer in intended...
  4. BFuk Open Topic
    What is oversteer? what is understeer? when its damp on the road, i turn a left corner and the front of my car doesnt turn as much as my steering wheel is telling it too, so is this understeer or oversteer? its really annoying as it feels like the car is sliding away from the steer and not...
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi there. I drive a 330 diesel auto coupe. 2004 model. 52000 miles. Superchipped to 250bhp and its lovely to drive. However recently with the cold weather I have had real problems getting it to fire up. Got battery changed. Took it to my local garage (non bmw) who thought it would be glow plugs...
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