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  1. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Dear All, I am thinking of going for a diagnostic tool rather than paying dealer for a simple diagnostic! Can anyone recommend me one? I am thinking for the one below. Please advise if it is worthwhile? BMW USB OBD Diagnostic Cable Inpa Ediabas BMW Dis V57 SSS V32 GT1 | eBay I have a BMW e39...
  2. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi there, I´ve sent a couple of emails to but I havent received any reply. Do you know if everything is ok there? Is there another email or phone I can call? I intend to buy a SSK and a DSSR. Thanks.
  3. Auto Electrical Forum
    The full reply is shown below and most significant is the last "In respect of the SRS (Supplementary Restraint System) warning lamp; a vehicle will fail if this lamp indicates an SRS system malfunction. However, there will be no MOT requirement for the lamp to actually work once...
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello I have diesel leakign from the leak off screw since I changed the silicone pipes. I also relise I am losing fuel a lot but maybe that could be due to a heavy foot but surely it still shouldnt go down quick from putting a £10er in it. Can a leak in leak off screw cause delay in staring car...
  5. General BMW Discussions
    ive been offered a 2002 320 ci se coupe with full stamped service full mot 115000 miles most on motorway black, black 18" alloys with new tyres, cream leather interiur, owned for the lst 6 years:thumbsup swap for my freelander 1.8 as he wants a 4x4 to tow his caravan question is what would the...
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I thought the Oil Breather on my 320D 54 plate was blocked ( the Vortex Vent type, not the Loo Roll one) as car was displaying those symptoms. However, ive had everything off and its okay. But what I do notice is that there is a lot of smoke coming from the Crankcase into the oil breather unit...
  7. Auto Electrical Forum
    hi guys does anyone know what colour(s) the wire is for the seatbelt warning light going into the back of the instrument panel those pesky kids at haynes dont specify in the manual thanks
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi gang im just about to get stuck into the 318is and i need to know where the ABS relay is i have had a look on autodata and it states it should be in the fuse box at position 12 but there is nothing there along with the abs protection relay any ideas?
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hey guys. I've got my front shock absorber off with the spring compressed, and now havin trouble undoing the bolt on the top under that black cover. It is a 22mm with a little 8 mm attached to it. Do i need some sort of special tool? When i try just undoing the 22 like normal the hole shock is...