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  1. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all. New to this as I've just taken on my dad's old 530d. Trying to fix a few things. The stereo has no power to it, nor does the multi CD changer in the boot (in as much as I can't open it to access his CDs). I've checked the 3 fuses associated with it in the glove box and they're fine...
  2. General BMW Discussions
    Car is pushing huge clouds of white/blue smoke when accelerator pressed Was having no power issue so put new turbo in but still intermittent power only and lots of smoke please help
  3. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, in my 320d 2010, I had a DPF filter error on dashboard for few months and recently I started losing power whenever I accelerated hard or hit 70mph on motorway and also on hard turning and bends. I did not waste time and got my DPF cleaned straight away but as it stands my car still has a...
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi all, i am working on a E36 TDS (1995) . there is black smoke and no power up hill. I was thinking turbo but put my scan tool on to see if there was any codes. There were but no code as such. it read 10 start of injection control/solenoid valve and 20 road speed control/control panel. Not the...
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Just turned around a corner and now I have strange sound from engine bay when steering. I was lucky enough to be near a car lot and the bloke says quite matter of factly itself the power steering pump on its last legs. Is this sound that sounds like when you blow through the lips closesd...
  6. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Good morning everyone. First post so I hope that this hasn't been covered. Just picked up up a nice F30 '19 plate 320d M Sport X drive Auto with 1800 miles on the clock (in red so it will obviously be faster!) I have just gone out to vacuum the car using a 'dust buster', but I have no power...
  7. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, 2006 525d 06 MSport 211K no mods as standard is low on power Could someone help me with ideas or suggestions to get the lack of power sorted please!! I dont feel my 525d has the power it should have - it over revvs before shifting sometimes other time its sluggish and once I feel...
  8. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi after a bit of help please ive got a 2008 x3 3ltr diesel auto thats always had pleanty of pull but just latley it seems pretty slugish its done just under 100000 mls It dosnt pull like it used to , my wife uses the car daily but only does about 7mile to and from work it has no warning lights...
  9. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Folks, Strange thing happened tonight. Came out to find a dead battery on my E90 (320D, 2005 model) I got a jump from the neighbor, car started up more or less fine. Drove to work and the entire drive in i seemed to be missing what feels like around 60hp from the engine. It feels like the...
  10. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi all, I have recently had my car remapped and the gain was more than i was expecting. On the Dyno it showed a 71% power gain now pushing out 189bhp. I needed to get some new brakes for the car anyway as they are squeaking quite loudly and worn down. I'd like to get some better looking...
  11. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi everyone, I posted this in the wrong thread - just joined :) I am new to this forum. I own a BMW 520d 08 LCI but with the M47N2 engine. I am currently facing a number of issues: A. Very slow throttle response under RPM 2000 and a check engine light on throttle kick down when I rev past...
  12. Introductions
    Hi everyone, I am new to this forum. I own a BMW 520d 08 LCI but with the M47N2 engine. Looking forward to getting to know the community!!
  13. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Does anyone know what this sensor does and part number Been to bmw
  14. Technical Guides for the E46
    Hi Guys, New to this site so forgive me if this has been covered, I would appreciate a point in the right direction if it has been covered. 320d E46. 2005. 129000 miles. Car is serviced once a year and and in decent condition. Recently my car has been acting oddly. The engine...
  15. Auto Electrical Forum
    bmw x5 e53 2002 abs module code": 0265225146 My problem was front left abs sensor was stopping working after engine going to warm. So i had my abs module repaired by professional , refitted it and cleared codes with DELPHI software to erase any codes erasing but now again im getting only one...
  16. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all. First post.. My brother's UK 2011 318d would not start yesterday, cranks but that's it. I suspected in-tank fuel pump as I couldn't hear it prime with ignition on. With the pump electrical connector off, multimeter shows no power to pump during either ignition-on or cranking. Ground...
  17. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello all, Let me apologies if this has been posted before but I’m out of idea’s what can be done. I have recently had my clutch, dual mass flywheel replaced and also a major service done all at the same time. When I got the car back it wasn’t running quite right but I thought it would be...
  18. BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    Hi all, had my 420d, F36 I think, a couple of months. 2014 model. Before I brought it the garage was having the power boot fixed and it seems to have stopped working again. Before I take it back in. Is there anything obvious that would stop it from working? Was raining extremely hard the last...
  19. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Just to start the car is a 2004 facelift with electronic actuator on the turbo just in case that makes any difference so the car has an "intermittent" power problem where it will drop into limp mode and not have the power to pull the skin of a rice pudding but this only happens if you drop out...
  20. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Morning All New here and to BMW so apologies if I am in the wrong place. I have had my 2005 E91 (320d tourer) for just over a year, it has 130k on the clock. Last weekend I had a loss of power (down to about 50mph) going up a local hill here in Devon I pulled over and shut down the car, had a...
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