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  1. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi All, I am new to this forum but had a few BMW's and bought a 2010 E84 X1 auto for the wife a month ago. On a 300 mile trip to Cornwall last week it developed a slight "clunk" when crawling forward in traffic and also a slight shake at higher speed. No clunks at all when over 10 mph and...
  2. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Anybody know of the easiest/best way to hook up my iphone to the car instead of installing an Aux wire? Would love to be able to connect via bluetooth. My 318ti E46 Compact has the phone cradle, button on the centre, button on the steering wheel and the shark fin aerial.... any help would be...
  3. General BMW Discussions
    Anyone have car play on an m4 thinking of upgrading is it worth the money Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  4. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, I have entrynav with business nav but the smaller screen (see pic) Can anyone tell me what part number I need for the 8.8 screen. Also will the new screen be plug and play or will I need coding for size etc? My HU doesn't play DVDs which is annoying but can I upgrade to NBT after...
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Going through list of failures, been three years so can't remember what this is, is it drop link or d bushes? The other side is described as this... Nearside front anti-roll bar linkage ball joint dust cover excessively deteriorated so that it no longer prevents the ingress of dirt (2.4.g.2)...
  6. Introductions
    Hi all, I'm an owner, and a complete newb to the BMW world, of a 2013 F31 320D. Just picked it up last week and I'm absolutely loving the drive. :lol However, I'm gutted to be posting that I've found that I can't play my iPhone 7 via the USB port. It eventually does recognise that I've...
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I am just wanting some opinion on this... My turbo whistles quite loudly when upto 2.5k RPM (I do have a decat) and seems slightly down on power. There is also some oil in intercooler charge piping, and some play in turbo - see video: Do you think my turbo is likely to go soon, and if...
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I've bought a 2005 e46 320ci today. As I've been driving my new car today the steering seems to be off. When driving around town on flat roads the steering is perfect as well as under heavy braking. When the camber of the road is off the car seems to pull to one side and almost jump across...
  9. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi, I am a newbie so please be gentle. Just taken delivery of my new car with Proffessional Media and have connected my iphone 7 via bluetooth. I can use the phone as a phone absolutely fine and play music via bluetooth using the iDrive. Can I add Apple Car Play, what does it give me? Ideally...
  10. General BMW Discussions
    Forget this post,I managed to solve the problem.
  11. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys, Car was in for a service the other day and the mechanic advised that the offside read showed signs of play in a bearing, he was able to move the rear wheel in and out slightly while holding the top and bottom of the wheel. His notes say "suspension arm has slight play in a bearing...
  12. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all just wondering, rather than getting mine repaired (maybe a later date ) I have seen dotted around on internet auction sites and for sale sites CCC units, mine has a problem with it keep rebooting and not starting up. question .... are these plug and play..... i have one but can get the...
  13. General BMW Discussions
    Type +r or -r? I have the business radio/tape deck with 5 cd changer int he boot, the car is 2002 e46 320 Trying to avoid making a coaster! Thanks in advance.
  14. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    BMW tell me I have enhanced bluetooth on my 2006 E46. I've paired the phone and can make calls, but cant play music from my iPhone. Anybody know how I do this?
  15. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all, Has anyone had a Pioneer ApplePlay headunit installed? Just wondered if it's a hard job to fit? My e46 currently has the factory fit business CD headunit fitted but saw one of these online.... Cheers David
  16. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello all, I have very slight left to right play in my steering wheel. I have jacked it up to find both wheels are solid. I found on the net that sometimes the knuckle connecting to the rack itself becomes worn and loose. I have tighten it up and checked its ok. I have gotten underneath whilst...
  17. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello. I'm just purchased a 2010 m sport steering wheel and fitted it to my e90. I noticed a noise when steering tight turns. The airbag itself seems loose? It seems to be clicked in via the clips but still has play if I wobble it. Is this normal? Have other people got play in it or is mine wrong?
  18. General BMW Discussions
  19. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi guys anyone know of somewhere that sells or can get hold of genuine or aftermarket but new or really good condition rear diff to fit. Rear diff has completely gone, no way to re build pinion bearing has gone and shattered another bearing completely wrecking the whole diff. Need to get a new...
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