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  1. E83 Rear Drive Flanges pulling out of differential

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    2007 X3 2.0d E83. Had to have the rear drive axles replaced as the reluctor rings were corroded. Work done by BMW Dealer. After driving for a few hundred miles, I happened to look under the car and there was oil from the right side of the differential splattered over the underside of the...
  2. car pulling to the left

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey everyone, So I've switched back to summer tires and my e46 is pulling to the left quite heavily. I have to turn the steering wheel right a good 2-3 inches to go straight. When I had my winter wheels on, it would also pull slightly to the left but not as much so I just left it. I've noticed...
  3. E60 530d hesitation when pulling away

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys, most times, not always though, I am getting a little hesitation when pulling away as in i give it some gas and the car sits there for a second or 2 then off she goes, had the fault code reader plugged in several time recently and nothing has registered, any ideas, thanks
  4. wheel bearing pulling kit

    General BMW Discussions
    There seems to be loads of tools on the market to pull bearings, is there any you guys can recommend?
  5. е46 pulling slightly to the left

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi everyone, My e46 is pulling slightly to the left. I've swapped it to brand new summer tires, front and back since I live on the mainland and I've checked the front alignment in a shop which is perfect, but it still pulls ever so slightly to the left. We had a look at the back arm holder or...
  6. E60 4 knocks from rear when pulling away

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi there, hopefully someone can help. My 5 series E60 developed a strange knock from the driver side rear of the vehicle it’s not a hard knocking i can just hear a dull sound and I can feel it when I have my arm on the centre arm rest. The knock started intermittently when pulling away from...
  7. 41aa Boost Code - Pulling my hair out!

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, I’ve been a member on here before but have had to reregister due to forgetting my login details! Stupidly, I’ve been relying on Facebook groups of late and largely leaving the forums alone. The advantage of this is, well, none. Anyway, I have a recurring fault code coming up on my...
  8. [2002 - E46 316i] BMW not pulling right after 6 days, please help

    General BMW Discussions
    i bought my first bmw because the local black magicians have always said i have **** cars (206 morette S16- prev owned by the nhs- astra twinport prev owned by a car rental comapny- megane fully loaded 1.6 with a big cone induction kit had about 119bhp and a fair ammount of "were going too...
  9. Squeal when pulling away

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys, Weird noise developed recently. After releasing handbrake and setting off there is a squeal. It sounds like it could be the handbrake shoes sticking maybe? My handbrake is pretty slack so i have to pull up a lot because drive so steep. On slight incline takes 5 clicks to hold. Video...
  10. Pulling back

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi I have a 2006 520 diesel bmw that has started to pull back but only when u at a set speed its fine when pulling away and putting your foot down just when u at set speed does any one have any ideas please thanks reevey
  11. 2016 118i Stalling / loss of power when pulling out

    General BMW Discussions
    I have a 118i F20 Sport 5-doorSport Hatch B38 1.5i and sometimes the car stalls when I pull out of a junction or has a loss of power for a couple of seconds after i pull out onto a main road. It's not so bad when i'm in Sport mode. Any ideas please?
  12. Stalling pulling upto junctions - MAF?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I have a 2004 316ti Sport Compact (N46 engine) and i have a problem when the cars warm and its cold outside when pulling upto junctions sometimes the engine will cut out - its only done this once so far but around 4 times on an 8 mile journey. Its also consuming a lot of petrol from my limited...
  13. squeal when pulling away from cold

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    As title, E91 335D has developed a squeal which I assume is the fan belt. From reading on here fairly easy to do and just requires new belt and tensioner with new bolt too. Does anyone have part numbers as I can't seem to find compelte tensioner assembly on gsf..?
  14. 2001 E46 318Ci - Rattling noise from gearbox pulling away in 1st gear

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Guys Every time I pull away in 1st gear, my gear stick rattles and the sound is noticeable in/outside the car. Before I have to pay a load of money to get it checked out, I was wondering if anyone knew roughly what the issue could be? It only rattles in 1st gear and when pulling away from a...
  15. 2003 318i - Cutting out. Need some advice as I'm pulling whats left of my hair out!

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi there, My BMW 3 series drives for a few miles and then cuts out. It sometimes starts straight away but on other occasions I have to wait an hour! It is a real issue as I cant get anywhere in the car at the moment, plus I have a baby due in a matter of weeks! The car runs totally smoothly...
  16. 318i E90 Vibration at motorway speeds - pulling hair out!

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi Guys, I bought a 318i e90 Msport on '07 plate 2 years ago and have been chasing a vibration problem ever since. Ive been through all the forums for help but never solved it. Its a lovely car to drive, but i get a mild vibration at 60mph, which goes away at 70mph, and then starts from 75mph...
  17. 2007 e65 730d not pulling up hill.

    BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hi ,All i am new to this forum so don't know if this has been a topic on here before. My 2007 e65 730d will not pull very well up hill it does not have to be a big hill nether had a remap done last week did not make any difference came up with 2 codes 43e2 throttle valve actuator, change the...
  18. Pulling away "without" using the accelerator E90

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    So i drive a 320i for about 3 months, when i first bought the car it was huge jump from my E46 and pulling away was amazing, the biggist thing i notice i could pull away without using the accelerator, the torque was amazing, but now when i pull away without acceleration it sightly judders and i...
  19. Power steering "sloshing" noise, and slight pulling E61

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    OK so I have replaced my "entire" front suspension, a fairly expensive and not insignificant task ( for a newbie) ! The old girl feels a different beast, no more bangs or knocks over the bumps and no longer does it dive jumping on the brakes, very happy.... However, 1 problem i had prior to...
  20. Help needed please, Hesitant flat spot when pulling away

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Have 2003 E46 318 If sitting in traffic for more than a few seconds the car will not pull away cleanly, sputters with no power and then takes off, the longer it is sitting the worse it is, if left too long in a jam it will stall. If you just pull up to a junction and then pull away it will pull...