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  1. BMW E39 530i HELP PLS

    Hello everyone. I came to this forum looking for help. I am in very tough times. College student, broke, and life has been tough overall. Long story short, I love BMWs so i am always going to drive a bmw. I bought a 2003 BMW 530i, quite beat up. I did all I could at first. Cleaned up the car...
  2. BMW F01 Air Suspension problems help pls.

    BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hi, i'm hoping you guys can help me with 2 queries i have. Firstly, since i bought my 2013 730d, i have had a few air susp problems. One of the rear struts was leaking and caused an idrive 'chassis' error, so i replaced it with a second hand part (to try avoid the £1500 part from main stealer...
  3. Handbrake issues help! pls :)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, i have a bmw compact e46 and i am having issues with the handbrake not holding on an incline. So far i have changed the cables the pads (bosch) and the rotors. still the same as before i changed them. i have followed the guidelines of adjusting from the bentley manual. the only thing i...
  4. Buying my first ever bmw!! Advice on leather paint combo pls!!

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Just about to buy my first EVER BMW and plumping for the hybrid 740i.... Had been planning to go azurite black with the white/black nappa leather interior. But had a last minute change of heart and decided I have to go for the classic alpine white! However leaves me in a quandary as tend to find...
  5. E46 Rough Start pls Help!

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello guys, first time here(excuse my English, not native speaker). I drive e46 330cd 2004 and I have a problem with it that's driving me crazy :(. When I try to start the car I have a problem with the fuel pump(I think). If the car is cold and I start it, it starts but dies right away. I was in...
  6. Cc Id error codes pls help

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I’ve got a bmw 320d touring m sport auto 07 year. I’ve got 3 errors on the panel cc id 88 and 89. And 132. I’ve noticed that one of the angel light is gone and that’s is the 132 code. I’ve googled cc id 88 and 89 and it says my dipped beam lights need replacing. Tried taking to Halfords but...
  7. 318i starts then dies! HELP Pls

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I've already had a good look around the forum and I think I may know the issue but thought I'd ask anyway as you all seem very helpful. I've had a cold start misfire for a while now and the only codes that appeared on my C310+ were NOX sensor related. During my last service at a trusted Indie...
  8. Water in one of the pipes pls help to identify

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys, Might sound a thick question. But after a 30 miles journey this morning with aircon on as it was hot. opened the bonnet and noticed this horizontal pipe closest to the front had some water patches, it was more wet and enough to get me worried. Anyone has any ideas what this pipe does...
  9. E46 navigator error pls help

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    So my screen just keeps scrolling and i cant see whats causing this so i need your help guys. Its the mkiv nav. Bad picture but its taken from my video but its like scrolling all the time.
  10. E90 320i N43 Rough idle/misfir Bimmer-BROTHERS PLS HELP

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, Looking for any tips and advice on my E90 320i (2009) N43 engine (130k miles), so basically a few months back it started rough idling and misfiring on cylinders 1 and 4. Took it indy garage for a service cos it had been a while hoping that would sort it, but it didnt. Coil pack was done by...
  11. E34 1993 525i touring Ecu Problem - Pls Help

    BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Hi from Turkey. Firstly sorry my bad english language :D My car model; 1993 e34 525i non vanos touring auto my problem is Engine ecu is not running ( moisture, Water runaway) my repairman said; we need new ecu for my car. okey. my broken ecu foto my question is which one should I...
  12. Warning light confusion ,pls help .

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi everyone, I would like to know if anyone can shed some light on this matter since is confusing as hell. I get this red warning light popping up here and there and and it cand be found under service info when not displayed in to the dashboard. I've looked it up in the manual and it shows as...
  13. Best Oil for 2004 645ci/E63 with 18,500 miles on the clock - recommendations pls

    General BMW Discussions
    My oil level is a touch on the low end of the dipstick. It's a lovely light golden colour so quite hard to see exactly where the line stops. I'm looking at motor oils appropriate for this model and have seen suggestions of 5w-30 and 5w-40. Castrol Edge comes up, but some good reviews on TRIPLE...
  14. Want to change the alloys on my recently purchased 645i - advice pls!

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    I have recently purchased a 2004 very low mileage 645i. It has 19" wheels and the alloys to me, are not a good look for the car. I'd like alloys with the BMW badge on, but want to avoid fakes. I have seen alloys advertised on the site below and wondered if these would be any good, or is it...
  15. help and advice needed pls. 320i

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi im new to the forum. Just need some advice as im panicing. Half engine light has come on in car and car has gone limp mode. Took it to get a diagnostics it had a few codes but not sure if they were old ones stored. Here are some of the codes. Catalystic converter sulphirised. A vanos one, one...
  16. need help pls help..

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi all, my bm is not starting had it pluged in and got central coding key is faulty (coapi-1000:error l20
  17. need help pls help..

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi all, i think my fuel pump has gone sparkplugs are dry no fuel i have inpa software ive gone to the fuel pump test in the software and im getting IFH-0009 no response from control unit???
  18. E61 lowrider pls help

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys I have a 2004 e61 tourer 2.5 peterol back end has dropped says problem with self level ing on I drive pump keeps making wiring noises but does not go up how do I know if the pump or bags are gone and would this be the best place to find replacements for either part thank in advance.
  19. 1998 e36 323i - squeak noise, pls help

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Could anybody tell me what makes the squeak noise when i am rolling slow with the car in gear 1-2-3? When i break the noise disappears the pads are fine and they cheked the rotors too in the garage. They said they couldn't hear it. I drove home and it came back... I recorded the noise...
  20. Hi Everyone !!! :) pls help

    Hi everyone Im kinda new to this forum ... Hope someone can help... Right, I own a Bmw 530D 2005 for about 4 years now no major probs...apart exhaust manifold replaced with e 39 one, Dpf removed remap etc... :))) I was driving for about three weeks with a split INTERCOOLER EGR TURBO BOOST...