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  1. 2006 E92 335i - Overcharging alternator - Replace whole thing or just regulator?

    Auto Electrical Forum
    The other day my car was acting strangely. Dash lights were on and off, lights and windows were working/not working. It seemed random. It even started affecting the fans and I got a overheating so I shut the car down and requested recovery. AA worked out that the alternator was overcharging...
  2. Window Regulator OEM or Aftermarket

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    The cable snapped on my driver side window today - 320cd. Began to strip it but need to get my hands on a new regulator Monday. Should I shell out for an original (I haven't managed to price one yet but am assuming they are expensive) or get an aftermarket regulator? I would be interested to...
  3. Urgent - Voltage regulator or bushes. Derby/Notts

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi All today whilst driving the red battery warning came in with charging fault also being displayed in the Idrive. As a new battery was fitted 3 weeks ago I checked the voltagE on the battery with the car running and it showed 11.8v it also read 11.8v at the alternator lead on the back of...
  4. Replacing the voltage regulator

    BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Morning all! I’ve been getting the odd ALTERNATOR FAULT warning come up every now and then on my ‘06 730d so I decided to buy a new voltage regulator. I thought it would make sense to spend £40 on this to see if it rectified the problem before shelling out £300 on a new alternator. I came to...
  5. E53 2002 3.0D M57 Pressure regulator O-ring

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi all. My car wouldt start the other day, and i turns out the problem is a defect O-ring on the high pressure diesel pump, pressure regulator. It only gives me approx 100bar rail pressure when cranking. Does anyone know the specifications on this particular o-ring? the origin seems to be green...
  6. EGR pressure converter/ regulator

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all I need to replace the above on my E60 530d. It's started making a rhythmic twice per second beating sound ... with an occasional 'rasp'. It's mounted on the side of the engine on the passenger side (UK RHD model), tucked away under the inlet manifold. Has anyone had any success...
  7. out on a limb here - help with advice re window regulator

    General BMW Discussions
    Thanks in advance for your time, to read and hopefully enlighten me with a little more knowledge. Background: My BMW 328i E6 1997-8 (which i have treasured and runs beautifully and not probably driven to max capacity like all the enthusiasts here ;) ) has been through the mill ever since i...
  8. Window Regulator Fitting

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Morning all, I'm a bit of a dunce when it comes to fitting stuff to my car. I've got the best intentions but seem to possess 2 left hands when it comes to my motor ? I've got a new window regulator to fit to.the rear passenger window. Is it a job worth attempting myself or should I leave it to...
  9. F21 Window Regulator fix

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi Guys i'm new to this so hopefully I am posting in the right area. I am looking for a tutorial on how to replace the window regulator on my 2013 f21. I have taken the door panel off and i'm down to the bare door frame however, I do not want to take anything else off without knowing what I am...
  10. Assorted E90 parts, window glass, regulator, trim

    BMW Parts for Sale
    Hi guys another load of e90 parts. It's mostly stuff from stripped out drivers side doors from a saloon and stuff from the bonnet. There are also badges, rear ashtray, mirror glass, various grommets and bolts, a track rod and door looms. Reply or PM Prices are not set in stone but they are all...
  11. Window issues....new regulator fitted

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    As the title says, I've just fitted a new regulator and motor in the rear drivers side door. It was working fine yesterday after fitting but I had run out of time to fit the door panel so I've gone out to fit it today. Double checked to make sure the window was still working right and then...
  12. 1999 E39 523i Rail Fuel regulator vacuum hose

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Guys can anybody tell me what does do the vacuum hose attached from the rail fuel regulator to the ccv? I want to setup a catch-can and wondering what to do with that hose. Thanx
  13. 2002 E46 Compact Drivers Window Regulator Help Needed

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all...first post here so I hope its all in accordance with rules, the problem I have is I have just bought a kit to replace the very buggered regulator cables on the drivers door on my other half's 2002 320 compact 3dr but I am stuck. When I removed the old one the cables were so damaged I...
  14. e46 regulator motor pin, is it from another car

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello, so lately my electring window string has snapped, and so I've bought a new regulator (they're ¬ £20 on ebay), BMW E46 3 SERIES 98>05 FRONT RIGHT DRIVER ELECTRIC WINDOW REGULATOR W/OUT MOTOR | eBay as it's turned out the motor that I currently have on my car doesn't fit in this part, so...
  15. Changed window regulator on 330ci

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Had a nightmare with this job but finally got it sorted, about 12 months ago the oem reg failed on me and i replaced it with a cheapo one off ebay which caused issues with the window catching on the pillar so this weekend i decided to buy a better quality reg from ecp and fitted that only to...
  16. Fuel pressure regulator mystery E92 325i 2008.

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I'm sure the mystery is easily solved by the experienced members of this forum but for the life of me I cant find out - using google at least - where the hell the fuel pressure regulator is located on my car. Some sites suggest its under the passenger side floor, others say inside the fuel tank...
  17. BMW E34 1995 right rear power window regulator.

    BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    BMW E34 1995 right rear power window regulator repair. Hi, There is a broken plastic piece in the track that is bolted to the door. I cannot tell what it should look like because the track is facing the outside. The glass tilts and jams when you try to raise it. I guess it is some sort of...
  18. BMW E46 318i 1998 Window Regulator Repair (Steel Cable Ties)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    G'Day Guys, I am sure this topic has been addressed many a time, but I've just "repaired"my front passenger window regulator and thought I would let anyone know who is that is interested that instead of using plastic cable ties I used stainless steel ones to perform the repairs. I have read on...
  19. 2001 318ti se compact hatchback window regulator broken

    E46
    Hi I hope someone can help me. I need a window regulator. But every time I search for one with my car specs, it gives me a regulator that doesn't look like the one the garage man took off. I think my car is e46, though searching for e36 gives me a regulator that looks like mine. But i,m not...
  20. 318i E36 saloon 4 Door Window Regulator Bush plastic or metal

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi Everyone. just a quick question. Which of the two bushings is required between the motor and regulator. The metal one or the plastic one. I have an after market regulator fitted. it has the plastic bush fitted ( I know now) and the widow was sluggish on the way up. tripping the current...
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