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  1. P Reg 728i Catalytic Converters Stolen!

    Tech Guides For All Generations BMW 7 Series
    Hello all, Looking to get some advice from some of the foremost E38 experts on the planet! Some scumbags have jacked up my good friend's 728i and hacked off the CATs. She's been quoted "minimum £2800 parts, maybe as much as £4k" by the garage, which strikes me as complete nonsense. My...
  2. Oil level sensor 850i 93 reg

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Help Oil level sensor has melted the earth wire on top of the engin On the harness to the oil level sensor with the ignition on engin not running as doesn't start now Pin 1 has 3.66v Pin 2 is earth Pin 3 has 12v Is this correct Do i have faulty sensor causing the fire or is it the modual...
  3. VIN from reg number?

    General BMW Discussions
    All the tried and trusted on-line links to find the VIN from the reg number seem not to work anymore since all the GDPR nonsense Can any one help me out with the VIN for YB64CVW? Dealer says cloth interior but pics clearly show leather so don't trust a word of what options it may or may not...
  4. Reg or Chassis

    Rybrook Warwick BMW
    Hi Would you please include the reg or chassis number when asking for parts quotes? This will save us time in having to ask you for it and all so stop us pricing the incorrect parts. Thank you
  5. 12 reg 330d. Engine cuts out if you floor it and wont rev past 4k

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Problem started a couple of weeks ago. Anytime you give it some revs quickly the car cuts out with the management light on. Takes a bit of restarting but feels down on power and wont rev past 4000. I've just parked it up and got out the old 320d compact until i can sort it. Had a look at the...
  6. Bmw reg plate for sale - 2017 f25 x3 30d m sport - x3 xtr - reg plate for sale

    BMW Parts for Sale
    Hi, Looking for offers on a reg plate I may sell if the price is right. The reg is X3 XTR. Ideal for X3. I have just bought an X3 and may put it on that, i also want to purchase a trailer and the money i may generate from the sale of the reg plate could be handy for that. The plate is...
  7. Bmw 330d 2000 reg engine cutout on acceleration

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    BMW 330D E46 2000 reg, automatic. I experienced a problem when accelerating on the motorway in that the DDE light came on and engine cut out. It did start again and as long as I don't put my foot down it's ok. Took it for a diagnostic check today but read out not definitive. They tried...
  8. Build Sheet - VIN from Reg

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi guys I'm trying to find the build spec for this car, YF14PCZ, for a mate who's put a deposit on it All the usual routes to the vin from reg don't seam to work any more I did manage to come...
  9. E91 Touring 60 Reg Rusty Wheel hubs and callipers

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, Please excuse my ignorance, but has anyone experienced rust forming on the brake callipers and wheel hubs? and is there anything I can do to protect them or clean them up? Car is kept on a driveway and not in a garage so I assume that's why it's happening but I just wondered if anyone else...
  10. Different turbos for E46 320 td Compact 03 reg?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I'm looking into getting a new turbo as it sounds like a police car is following me around. Turns out there are two possible variations for my car, one costing almost twice as much, it's this possible, and why would bmw do this??!
  11. Anyone have a X5 SV13 Reg with electric boot opening?

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    If anyone out there has a X5 with SV13 reg, or even just a 2013 reg X5 with electric boot opening? If so, please can you tell me if your electric boot opening is incredibly noisy. Ours is, and it sounds gritty and slightly laboured when the boot opens. Really clunks down hard when it closes...
  12. A/C stopped working, any advice BMW 320d 2011 reg

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi All, Wondering if there are any further advice. A/C was working fine till a week and half back then last week I found it started to blow the only hot air(having survived last week's heat- now really worried if days get hot :) 1) Have checked the fuses, which are good.(Blower is working...
  13. E36 convertible N Reg 1996 2.8 - LEMON? please help

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi all Newbie here. First time BMW owner as usually only by Jap cars for reliability. Bought a 1996 N Reg 328i (E36) convertible. Seemed like a good idea for summer car – locked in garage over winter. Broken screen in rear but this was a job to be done as I note that these can been supplied...
  14. X reg E46 330ci

    BMW Cars for Sale
    Hi to all.. I have an E46 330ci which needs a bit of 'love' It is on a cat C but never had an issue, regular 350 mile journeys.. Spent loads on it over the last few years..But due to ill health can't use it or renovate it. It's been standing for 6 months now . Mot due end of July. Would like to...
  15. For Sale: BMW F31/63 Reg Luggage Load Cover Blind Built in Dog Guard Net

    BMW Parts for Sale
    Genuine BMW luggage cover with netting/dog guard built in. The main luggage cover pulls across the back of the boot, and the netting pulls up to attach to the interior roof. The cover I had from new, and was used for less than 12 months. In full working order and in very good condition. A...
  16. 316i 2000 reg compact m43 to m44 swap

    BMW Engine Conversions
    Is the m44 16v a straight swap for the m43 8v. My 8v m43 has just blown its head gasket and I need a quick and easy swap. Dont want a 6 pot as its a daily and a first car. If its possible how hard is the swap? What do I need? How much or the loom and electricals do I have to change (ecu, ews)...
  17. 1996 R reg alarm siren

    BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Anyone know where I could buy an alarm siren part No. 82 92 9 404 857 or compatable, In a z3 - following a flat battery - I cant reset the alarm - indicators keep flashing - i've tried the manual code and recoding the remote - info online suggests a backup battery in the siren has failed - but...
  18. BMW X1 2010 reg

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all I'm new to the forum and have recently bought my X1. It has a professional head unit installed with phone button on steering wheel. However I'm struggling to find out if it is Bluetooth enabled. Does the head unit need coding ? Or are there professional head units out there without...
  19. 63 Reg 320d ED Touring servicing costs @ 75k miles

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Evening fellas, Just bought the above car, and looking at getting some servicing done on it, as despite 3 main dealer services, it's time for some work. I need oil change, fuel, air, cabin filters, and brake fluid change. looking at the BMW site they are wanting around £450. I can get the...
  20. E90 58 Reg 318 - Rear Dimister only working in sections???

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Guys, My rear demister is only working in a few sections, or over powering in these sections, i thought it may be the low battery as the radio crackled when i turned the demister on but i have just got a new battery and the demisters are still not working properly only heating certain...