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  1. 2002 745 keeps ring the police

    BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hello to every one newbie with a problem on my car when the car is turned off after a few minutes it decides to ring the police if I remove the SIM card it still try's it will keep going till the battery goes flat but when the ignition is on it doesn't do it the sos switch is lite up while this...
  2. E90 320d reluctor ring guide

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi i was wondering if there was any guides on here for replacing a rear reluctor/abs ring, not done one before, but do all my own brakes and repairs myself normally and am fairly good with a spanner etc, however have little to no experience working on bmws, but have a new speed sensor and abs...
  3. E39 2002 525i msport touring - new rear air springs still leaking - o ring sizes?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello all, I recently replaced my rear air springs with new units. the installation went fine but after everything was fitted i noticed that both bags still have a leak. it's coming from under the brass cap. I assumed it was the o rings and after removing both caps i found that the left hand...
  4. E90 320i white smoke from the exhaust? Piston Ring seal? Bad fuel?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I got my first BMW just over 2 weeks ago. 1 previous owner, full BMW stealer history, 109k miles. Car drove nicely when tested, came with 3 months autoprotect customerprotect gold warranty. Didnt need another service for about 7k miles but took it to local garage, changed oil and oil...
  5. E46 318 se M43 tu Clock Spring/Slip Ring

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello all This is really an appeal for some help, is there any one in the South London area who can help install a clock spring/slip ring on the above. I have the standard steering wheel with the triangular air bag with no radio controls on the wheel. I've ordered a replacement from quarry...
  6. Dipstick tube O ring

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I've got a leak from my dipstick tube. Can anyone point me in the direction of a "how to"? E46/N42 I'm hoping this is an easy job but experience tells me that it wont be
  7. bmw e60 slip ring needed

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    hi all as title I need a e60 slip ring please , thanks
  8. Roadtrip of a lifetime 'Ring

    BFuk Open Topic
    Bunch of mates on a few ///M cars and BMW's crossing Italy, Stelvio, Germany and landing at the Nürburgring! Great route for a week trip to the ring and back!
  9. New Old guy throwing his hat in the ring

    Hey there all, I was quite glad to see there is a site such as this one that can gather information and ideas about what to do and how to play with BMW's. I have just today purchased a used 1987 318i which is the car I learned to drive on as a young man. I must have been feeling rather...
  10. 330ci cam sensor o ring

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey all, after some rough running issues I read the codes on my 330ci and it logged a code for camshaft sensor bank 2, so I have bought a new sensor from euro car parts, however despite the picture on the site clearly showing the o.e quality sensor as coming with a new o ring, it doesn't...
  11. Cruise to Germany bmw museum + laps at the ring

    BFuk Open Topic
    Anyone intersted in a few days in Germany next year 2015 if so go into facebook have a look at George SE Cruzin Moorey page and what hes planning they usually do all some big UK meets ace cafe etc and are planning a few days in Germany to visit the bmw factory,musuem and finish with a few laps...
  12. Urgent help! thermostat - hose O ring issue

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Just fitting my new main stat and come to fitting the hose on the bottom and a large o ring has appeared I checked the other side of the stat and that has the o ring in place already but what's the deal for the larger outlet as I don't want to put it all back together to find the o ring came...
  13. e9x 330d - Replacing Supporting ring hand brake shoe

    Technical Guides for the E90, E91, E92, E93, F30.
    In the process of replacing the rear discs on my 330d, I've successfully managed to hammer and bend this out of any use! Item 6 below - 34216771430 So, I've ordered a new one, but its looking like the hub needs to be pulled to replace it. Anyone replaced this??? How much of a hassle is this...
  14. 2008 E93 daytime running light outer ring very dim/dull?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, as the title suggest, the outer ring on my E93 is very dim and i was wondering if this is happening to all the pre-facelift owners out there. I have changed to the white led bulbs to make the halo rings stand out but it is bugging me that the inner ring is super bright and the outer one...
  15. 2004 E46 320d - Refitting the dipstick tube and o ring in the sump help

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi made the classic mistake of dislodging my dipstick tube from the sump when removing the manifold. I have a new o ring as the old one was nakard, but im not sure whether the o ring sits on top of the sump or if it should be inside the orafice. I have read that you can put it round the end of...
  16. [Voucher Code] 10% off all Ring Lighting products

    Incar Motor Factors - The German Car Parts Special
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  17. water pipe rubber o ring

    BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hello, Please could anyone tell me where to get this O ring for water pipe on my 318i 2002? thanks
  18. Warning Lights on Dash (brakes) need advice before I ring garage

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello All, I have a 2002 E46 330D. Yesterday I had an MOT, and had to have to work done. They replaced a nearside suspension arm and some bushes. Plus they had to adjust the handbrake (it was an advisory, so I asked them to just do it) The steering wheel is now not straight when I drive in a...
  19. 1979 323i engine rebuild (ring end gap measurement)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    I've been working on rebuilding the engine in my 323i and had just bought new bearings and rings. I've become hung up on the fact my manual does not mention where to measure the ring end gap. After measuring the bore (which is at 3.155 give or take a few thousands of an inch) I measured the end...
  20. 2009 E90 Slip ring tape broken

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello I was wondering if someone had experience in fitting a second hand slip ring. Recently I fitted cruise control to my car with a second hand slip ring and the stalks which were coded. All worked well but when I was reversing out of my carpark I herd a crunch and lost my steering wheel...