BMW Forums : BimmerForums banner


  1. Installing Parking Camera F11 2015 Estate

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi guys I've managed to install the actual boot handle camera itself after removing the tailgate liner. I just need some help now running the wire into the cabin. Can anyone advise? Where do I feed the wire into the cabin? I've seen plenty of F10 example which look quite straight forward...
  2. E92 xenon rear level sensor wiring

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi guys, my 2006 E92 has xenon headlights which have recently started oscillating up and down. Fault code 9CB4 was present (rear ride height sensor) so I've changed the rear ride height sensor twice, firstly with a new Febi Bilstein part which made no difference, and secondly with a new BMW...
  3. E61 rear air suspesion.

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, morning. Can i ask you please, sunday (yesturday) we was about 50 mile away from our home, we was at family members home. so when we (my self, my misssis < in the front > & no max of about 20kg shopping < in the boot / tail lift area > ). when we drove off (say about 2nd gear) the...
  4. E46 rear wheel alignment

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    A while ago, not sure how long could be two years or so, I had the nearside rear wheel bearing changed. This year's MOT car failed due to excessive tread wear at inside of wheel, so bad that the outside edge looked great but virtually no tread at inside. I've been told that this is probably due...
  5. Rear parking light led dimmed

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    I have problem with my rear parking light led. Dont we have other choice rather than changing it
  6. Rear Left Door not unlocking through key FOB

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi I just got a 2008 320i e90... I am new to BMW. I just realised that the left back door does not unlock with the key FOB or even with the unlock switch. I have to unlock the door through the handle from the inside. It locks very well with the key FOB and switch. The problem is unlocking...
  7. Knocking at rear side of car

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I have a 320d 2010. It's been a while I hear a lot of noise and knocking too much on tiny jumps and rough roads and even worst on big jumps. Took it to garage and they replaced suspension gauge to fix the problem but nothing changed at all. Took it to another garage and they are now asking...
  8. Rear clunk noise

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys. I have just been out and about and I am getting a horrible clunking noise from the rear. It did it on a number of occassions, all with different variations speed, road quality and driving style. The best way I can describe the noise is there a metallic rubbing sound followed by a...
  9. Bmw f33 rear quater light window leak!!

    BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    Dear All, This is my first post :) I have recently as the rain has increase water has been entering the car. The rear window driver side seems to be leaking, this is a small leak, I am hoping someone can shed some light and please advise me what to do. My warranty has expired... I have...
  10. e46 rear wheel out of line since bearing replaced

    BMW Guides and How To's
    As in title, I had a rear wheel bearing replaced about a year ago and the car failed MOT due to uneven wear this year. It's worn almost to no tread on inside and virtually no wear on outside. Garage doesn't want to know after this length of time. Another mechanic says it's something to do with a...
  11. 2010 E61 rear washer faulty

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    HI, The rear screen washer on my E61 has stopped working. With the tailgate open I can see the washer fluid escaping down the left hand side of the door. So the switch is activating the washer pump but it looks as if the hose has come free from the washer jet. Trouble is the jet is in the...
  12. 630i Sport, humming noise from rear?

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi, I have had my 630i Sport for just over a year and it has been fine.. has a fbmwsh, now on 79k.. Having driven 800 miles in 3 days down to Cornwall for a short 3 day break, I was aware of a humming noise that sounded like it was coming from the rear. I suspect wheel bearing, the humming noise...
  13. WANTED 313m rear alloy 19 inch.

    Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    Is anybody selling a 313m rear alloy as mine has a big crack in it and cannot be repaired, any help would be much appreciated.
  14. E93 Pre LCI rear light cluster

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, Please can someone advise - I have a 2007 E93 (pre lci) and I need a new rear light cluster (Driver side - the bit which is part of the fender and not the boot and has the reverse light on) There's a few on ebay, but they all seem to be for the E92 Would a Pre-lci E92 rear light fit...
  15. 2007 PRE LCI E92 - Rear lights Wiring colours

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hey all, I am fitting a tow bar to my E92 Pre LCI and I am going to splice into the wires that connect into the back of the lights. I was wondering if anyone knew which light each colour wire was for to make it a lot easier. There is 6 pins, even if someone had a pinout of 1,2,3,4,5,6 would be...
  16. Rear Subframe for E87 118d (E81 E82 E87 E88 E90 E91 E92 E93)

    Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    Looking for a rear subframe for an E87 118d. I believe the subframe from any of these models are all interchangeable: E81, E82, E87, E88, E90, E91, E92, E93. Preferably with all the other bits attached - hubs, discs, arms, suspension etc etc all in good condition. Diff not required. Would...
  17. E46 320d Touring rear driver side caliper

    Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    Need a caliper, have got a few prices brand new but trying my luck whether anyone has one kicking about or is breaking there car? Can travel up to 60 mile radius from Plymouth but can also pay 1st postage or DPD quote. Sent from my SM-G975F using Tapatalk
  18. 2007 325i SE rear suspension not level

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, I've noticed that my car sits 1" lower on the passenger side rear than the drivers side (or maybe 1" higher at the drivers side?!) this normal? :confused If its not normal am I looking at springs, dampers or both? Related question: I've tried a couple of online VIN spec check...
  19. What does the rear integral link actually do??

    General BMW Discussions
    Hey all, I'm going to be replacing the rear ball joints on my E39 soon. The back end is starting to get that side-to-side shimmy feeling over bumps, especially the passenger side. I've noticed some of the repair kits come with just the ball joint, and other include the integral link. This...
  20. Rear Brake Pads

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    I need to change the rear brake pads. I have got the 'Check Brake Linings' warning and the rear pads are worn. I remember reading somewhere that if you get the 'Check Brake Linings' warning then you also need to replace the sensor. Is this true? I'm actually thinking of changing the pads on...