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  1. 2007 116i For Sale

    BMW Cars for Sale
    I'm selling my BMW 116i 1.6 Petrol. Owned it for about a year now and runs as good as it can really :) Asking price - £3900 ono - Text or call - 07477601408 Mot till 18/07/2020 Annual Tax - £145 Cleaned weekly inside and out Full service history and receipts for everything Main work done...
  2. Petrol vs Diesel

    General BMW Discussions
    I'm a proud owner of a 63 plate F30, 320d M Sport however I would like to have your views regarding a possible new/used car (BMW why not). I'm struggling wherever I should go either petrol or diesel this time as my annual mileage is not likely to go over 9k. My driving profile is quite awkward...
  3. Petrol or diesel?

    BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Hi, I'm thinking about buying a BMW 5 series but wondering whether to buy a petrol or diesel? I don't daily drive long distances but we do travel long at least once a month for places. Please, could you give me some ideas which one to look at?
  4. E87 116i 2.0 petrol 2009 with average brake fluid light and limp mode

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    My 1 series is causing me issues. It started after a decent 40 min motorway drive when turning into a car park, the amber brake fluid light(according to hand book its drive off assistant failure) and limp mode lights came on. I had the faults read by rac who said it was a nox sensor issue. The...
  5. E38 Petrol Tank Leaks

    BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    I have my eye on a 2001 E38 740i as I am considering using my E31 as a second car instead of a daily driver which it currently is. I'm aware of the petrol tank issues but I just want to know how common is it for the petrol tank to leak on the E38 and if it were to happen is there an effective...
  6. N62 engine 4.4 petrol into 530i

    BMW Engine Conversions
    Hi all my mate has a 530i manual gearbox and wants my N62 4.4litre engine to put into his car however my car is auto Is it a feasible swap .his engine is the M54 3 litre And will it come to his manual box Thanks
  7. Compact e36 1.9 Petrol - HT Leads Solid Can't Remove

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi all My HT leads are not budging, there are little metal clips at the bottom of the Spark Plugs. Are these a part of the HT Lead or engine. Basically do i have depress these to remove the HT Lead? Thanks
  8. E36 Petrol requirements?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi, A query for those with info on the nasty modern fuels coming! I am after a 1990's Petrol E36 318i and would welcome members views on: a) Is normal Unleaded 95 Octane fine, or should one use Super Unleaded? b) Secondly, I heard at a recent car meeting that one chap there reckoned that ONLY...
  9. E93 Petrol 2.0 Misfire idle

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Any advice/suggestions please 2009 E93 2.0 petrol Misfire at idle..Engine Management Light Flashing New Air Mass Meter Car just back from main dealer £800 bill..diagnostics..changed an injector,plugs,coils...problem still exactly the same.Now recommending a new DME..£1400+...but no guarantee it...
  10. Bmw e8# and e9# rear diff. Manual petrol 3.38.

    BMW Parts for Sale
    33107524319 / 320 diff. For 1 series and 3 series. Fully working when removed. 302941199830
  11. Rear diff off a petrol manual 118i lci. Fits e9# and e8#

    Freecycle Car and Car Parts Forum
    33107524319 / 320 diff. For 1 series and 3 series. Fully working when removed.
  12. do you leave your car running when filling at a petrol station?

    BFuk Open Topic
    do you leave your car running when filling at a petrol station? do you leave it running with the key in the ignition and then pay for it leaving the car runningalll by itself?
  13. 1 series 2.0 petrol E88 Converitble low fuel pressure sensor

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Need help i believe i have a faulty low fuel pressure sensor and wondered if these were easy to change at all would these need re coding ?
  14. Which cheap petrol convertible should i get ?

    General BMW Discussions
    With all this Low emission crap coming my way. I fancy a e46 type "Summer " car something like a 318 ci etc. Not interested in top end speed. Just a good strong motor that aint to bad on Petrol ! cheers
  15. 2013 116 Auto - Petrol

    Bwchiptune Shop
    Hi - Done some searches but remap comes up hundred+ and couldn't find anything specific so I apologise if this is duplication. 116 SE Petrol Auto - 2013 model Getting one of these as my daily to and from work, mainly motorway with some stop/start commuting. I don't want any strain putting on...
  16. Petrol / diesel gearbox mounts

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Just wondering if anyone’s got a good picture of the underneath of a 320d/330d with where the gearbox mount bolts to the chassis. I’ve fitted a gs5-39dz gearbox into a 323ci but the front of the bell housing is poking about 100mm into the engine bay. I’m pretty sure it should be about flush...
  17. BMW 320 Coupe Auto Petrol 2007

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    hi Guys new to the forum and also my first post i am looking for some advice on the below diagnostics how much to repair and also is it likely in your opinion to be critical,what exactly do these codes mean? please feel free to move this, if its not in the right place thanks in advance :)
  18. Beemer petrol VS Deisel

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, new to the thread. I’m hoping to get some opinions and advise on the e93 325i and it’s engine. I have owned a few BMW’s in the past, but always Diesel engines (e82 120d, e90 320d, e60 530d & e70 3.0d X5) Never had a days issues out of them, especially engine wise and they have always...
  19. Buying a used BMW diesel vs. petrol. The economic truth

    General BMW Discussions
    All around the forums there are many threads from people wishing to buy a used BMW but unsure whether they should go petrol or diesel. The person in question may only do say 10k miles per annum. Gauranteed in such a thread is at least one guy saying: "oh no, to justify a diesel you need to be...
  20. BMW 3 series E90 used buying advice

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, i am currently in the market for a E90 BMW 3 series i have a short commute to work so have been looking at the petrol models (318i and 320i) as i have read a few threads on the diesel variants having problems with the dpf on a short journey so have ruled those out. Are the petrol engines in...