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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, so after reading lots regarding swirl flaps I bought a blanking kit and did it myself along with the egr blanking. Checked all the connections and sensors before I was putting the parts back in place so I'm positive there's nothing disconnected. The car would start after and the temp gauge...
  2. General BMW Discussions
    Is this a known problem or feature? I knew my car was due a service shortly, it was saying in 1600miles but then stopped showing a distance and just showed red instead. But no sooner had that happened and next time my fuel got low the fuel warning light didn't come on. I had a range below...
  3. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    As above , following the start stop / brake vacuum sensor fault I now have a red engine light and high braking load warning Checked the codes no new ones ! What can this be ?!
  4. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Three times in the last week a red car symbol has flashed up on both the instrument panel and the HUD, lasting about a second in each case and accompanied by a loud beep. I can't find this in the handbook or elsewhere, and it is not a car on a hoist which is the service symbol - according to the...
  5. General BMW Discussions
    Hi people. I have a cut wire on a wear sensor. I’ve fixed this however i have red car on a ramp warning and circle with exclamation mark. I’ve tried to reset brakes by holding the button down till it lets you in the menu but it won’t reset. Brakes oil and service intervals all just have —————...
  6. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    2007 320i Coupe - E92 16V - just under 90,000 miles - after driving car for a while, sometimes 30 minutes in traffic, sometimes 20 minutes on motorway, the Oil Warning light comes on RED. At last MOT the Oil pressure switch was changed - genuine BMW part - and this seemed to have stopped this...
  7. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hello everyone, I bought an 09 116i 2.0 petrol last month. It has had an intermittent hesitation since I bought it. Yesterday it threw up the engine light and went off a cylinder (misfire cyl 4). Just after this the red oil light came on. I turned it off and on again and all lights went out...
  8. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    What do they mean? Do they measure oil or coolant temp? Am I safe to rev the car as long as I rpm is lower than the line?
  9. Technical Guides for the E90, E91, E92, E93, F30.
    Hi, ok so I have a e90 320d tourer, had a flat so had a new tyre. Now the red flat tyre earring light won’t go, I’ve dont the normal scrolling through the toggle but there is no tick coming up up or the init any ideas why? I’ve checked all the tyre pressures are the same help!
  10. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Think im being stupid. How do you remove the top clip on the red boost hose 535d?
  11. Introductions
    Hi all I have just bought a 2007 330d touring. What a car lol I love it. I have just had it mapped but I need to know what size swirl plate blanks to get, I’ve seen 22mm and 33m. Thanks.
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi All, I had a relative work on my car this weekend. A lot of work was done, and the Coolant ended up being drained and replaced as Coolant hoses had to be removed. What is now mostly in the Cooling System is GM Dexcool Longlife, and Triple QX Red. Both Longlife, red 5 year antifreeze. I...
  13. Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    As title, I need a new bonnet for my 52reg 330ci M-Sport vert in Imola Red. In good condition with no dents/rust etc Any one got one?
  14. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys, I have used this site loads over the last few years and has saved me a lot of money without needing to ask any question but I am really stuck on my current problem. Going back a few years ago we had a warm start problem on the car, we found out one of our injectors were leaking, we had...
  15. General BMW Discussions
    Hi My LCM is not working, only 1 side light works on the car, no main, high beam, bulbs/fuses all ok. I've purchased a used LCM from the bay, however I've heard if I replace it- I'll get a red tamper dot (not good). I have a DKAN USB coding OBD II cable which I've never used. Apparently it...
  16. General BMW Discussions
    Hi everyone. First post and not sure if correct area of forum. Hopefully someone can give some advice. Today after approx driving 30 miles in my e90 320i touring, my red low pressure oil light came on whilst stationary. I drove car off roundabout to lay-by, no noises at all. Turned off and...
  17. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Recently a red light symbol came on on the dashboard in my 02 plate 325 coupe. Its on the left hand front side of the picture of the car. It looks like a bulb failure indicator, buts its red and in the front of the car, plus I don't appear to have any blown bulbs. Anyone got any ideas as to...
  18. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    So...............replaced the water pump. All looking good, no leaks. But still no heat in cabin, and is overheating up to 1 away from red, before coming down a bit then going up. It does not overheat if left idling on the driveway, only when being driven... Next idea is to bleed it. Gotta...
  19. Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    As Above I have a 56 Plate Z4, I am after the above some bigger 18 inch wheels would love them in kent to pick up. But let me know what is about Drivers side headlight. Guy before me caught the corner and snapped a clip and grazed the headlight so want to replace it My black glovebox i broken...
  20. E90
    Hi guys, I thought I would post a few photos of my E90, I've done a fair bit to it in the 6 months I've had it. The car: BMW 320D SE Barbera Red I'm the second owner Purchased at 94k with full BMW history & 8 stamps. Modifications so far: Interior: Full black leather including door cards...
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