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  1. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi all I'm looking to see if you can shed some light on my e81 it has got quick flashing indicators hazards are fine , checked all bulbs fine , I'm doing short journeys battery's not getting a good charge would this cause this to happen ? also doing a lot of reading up about the FRM hoping its...
  2. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi everyone and happy new year I've got this noise in the front of the engine bay like if there where small chips going round through the hoses. I've got most components on the front brand new - water pump, alternator, idler pulley and fan coupling and fan blades. One can think about the...
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I have a problem with my 2005 320d touring. First thing in the morning when i insert my key card into the ignition slot it doesn't accept or lock my key in place. I have to remove and re-insert it several times, usually quickly, to get the car to recognise my key. The same happens with my...
  4. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi everyone, I have a 2003 SE TOURING E46 Will the drivers wing from a 2002 318i SE TOURING fit straight on, and indicators etc? thanks everyone ;)
  5. General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, i've just been to view a great 535d M Sport Touring advertised on piston heads Used 2011 BMW F10 5 Series [Post-10] 535D M SPORT TOURING for sale in Surrey | Pistonheads The car is in great condition & I've negotiated to buy subject to normal HPI checks all coming back clear. On...
  6. General BMW Discussions
    Now with anyone other car ive owned in the last 10 years they have all taken a good 2miles before i get anything that you'd call heat coming from the vents, but the last couple of chilly mornings when ive used it(for the first time since buying) i notice that literally after driving not even 1...
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi My e46 2002 has started knocking. It only happens when I am turning the steering wheel nearly full lock. When I go over bumps no noise. Only get the knocking when I turn the wheel over half a turn. Any ideas would be appreciated Many thanks
  8. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All, I drove 250 miles yesterday and before the journey I did my tyre pressures. I did the front tyres at 31 PSI and the back tyres at 35 psi. I checked the tyre pressures again today and the front left has decreased to 28 psi and the front right to 30 psi. This seems to be a fairly rapid...
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    HI, bit of background info, the car has recently had brake pads and discs changed all round and also a replacement throttle body, passed it mot and now im driving it again. I feel that when I accelerate the car slows up too quickly like its being pulled back, I know the handbrake shoes are in...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Dont know if this is a problem but it has never happened before, the past couple of days I have noticed my car as been getting up to temp really quickly. The car is getting to full temp at about half a mile of driving from cold first thing in the morning. This as never happened before and...
  11. General BMW Discussions
    hello just a quick en had a browse but cant find anything. but why do the inlets on 4 pots have 8 runners, 4 to the head and 4 to the rocker iv never seen anything before and i just wondered why ? bloddy bmw cheers
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I have just bought myself a 323Ci Coupe and am loving driving it. However, on my trip back from work, it was stop-start traffic for 10-15 minutes. During this time, I noticed the needle on the engine temperature gauge was climbing relatively quickly. As soon as traffic eased slightly to enable a...
  13. Auto Electrical Forum
    When the car is left for even short periods of time, say 3 - 4 days, the battery goes flat. I have tried leaving it with the alarm activated or de-activated and it makes no difference. This is a 1995 316i. could it be the analogue clock?
  14. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I have a E60 which had an oil change at 8200 miles, the idrive indicator was reset and showed 18,000 miles to next change. I have now covered now 10,200 miles and all ready the idrive is showing 12000 miles only left until next change. Is this correct to drop 6000 miles for only covering actual...
  15. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi new to the forum i need somebodys help please my 320i petrol is going through oil like mad there is no leak there is no smoke from back just using about 1ltr a month i am going to do complete oil change and filter what is he best 0/40 mobil or 5/30 thanks
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