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  1. BMW garage done safety recall, what's happened to my central locking?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    So my 2007 320D was affected by the safety recall (B+ battery connector), everything was working fine but I figured best get it changed anyhow. Took my car in this morning, all was working fine, when I went to pick it up, central locking on the driver side door wasn't working. It wouldn't...
  2. E90 2008 - 325D Sport Auto - Letter from BMW safety Recall

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Morning all, I have an 08 plate 325D sport, and I got a letter in the post from BMW saying that there is an outstanding manufacturer's safety recall and that I should get the car booked in asap to get this fault fixed. the one thing is that (touching wood as i'm saying this) my car is...
  3. E63/64 safety recall

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Anyone else get a letter from BMW regarding a safety recall for the battery cable cover? I received one through the post today. I've attached the letter if anyone's interested.
  4. Safety advice - NOCO battery charger fried my fusebox

    General BMW Discussions
    I bought a NOCO "Ultra Safe" G7200 charger, to keep my BMW M5 F10 topped up when not in use in the winter months, having used NOCO products for years I also purchased the ODB charge cable, for a simple hook-up When I plugged it in, the windscreen wipers came on, and one side mirror folded and...
  5. Do You Use A Safety Camera Locator? Which?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi All Which Safety (speed) camera locator device do you use? (this excludes the obvious, 'my right foot', 'my speed limiter button on the steering wheel' & 'my eyes' approach! :silly I used the Road Angel Plus for a little while and now (for the past 3 years) I've occasionally used my Snooper...
  6. E91 Airbag fault - 93B2 - Safety Battery Terminal error

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Everyone. Anyone have any experience of this error with the SBT? Is this fixable DIY or deeper in the wiring? The airbag and seatbelt light came on randomly yesterday, i reset with Carly, but it came back on again while driving later. Any thoughts / experience welcome? Thx
  7. Boot Safety Net

    BMW 2 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW F22
    Hello, I have a F46 and wondering if anyone has found a solution to get a boot safety net (to avoid having luggages fall into people on the back seats when the boot is fully loaded) when that option was not fitted originally? Thanks
  8. E39 : Uk bmw safety recall letter ?

    General BMW Discussions
    Came as a shock ! received a recall note for drivers airbag today .Anyone else received one ? unless i have missed a huge running thread someplace on the forum !
  9. 2004 E60 330d safety restraint system fault

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, I'm new to this so please bear with me. I've seen many posts about this issue and need some advice please. Iv checked the terminals on the battery and cleaned them - + terminal was a tadge crusty. Can't see any damage to the leads. On inspection, the drivers seatbelt pre tensioner has been...
  10. Safety first - Braking System

    General BMW Discussions
    Brake pads, brake discs: either replace the brake pads or discs, pairs fo replacement must be done, a single replacement brake pads or discs, will exacerbate the new brake pads or rapid wear of the brakes, and the brake will cause jitter which affect driving safety. Check the brake fluid: Most...
  11. 93B2 Battery safety terminal error...

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Ok chaps, I'm officially stumped... my e60 has the "93B2 Battery safety terminal" error. I've replaced the battery lead even though my old one is fine and replaced the 2 pin connector that goes to the pyro circuit. Code is still there and won't clear.. The BST is measuring 0...
  12. Vehicle Safety Recall

    General BMW Discussions
    Had a letter today from BMW about an airbag recall, apparently they need to replace my airbag module on my 2001 330i free of charge :thumbsup
  13. BMW M4 Coupe DTM safety car - 0fficial

    Motorsport and Drifting (BMW related)
    Can't wait until the season starts. Munich (DE), 2nd May 2014. BMW Motorsport will not only field eight BMW M4 DTMs in the 2014 DTM season, but is also represented by a new lead car, based on the production model of the BMW M4: the BMW M4 Coupé DTM Safety Car will lead the 23 DTM racing...
  14. 2001 BMW E46 Battery safety terminal

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hey guys/girls, Firstly sorry if i have posted this in the wrong section. I have come across a problem, My car was showing the airbag light and its due an mot so was trying to look at whats wrong, I disconnected the battery, took the passengers seat out and found the passengers airbag sensor...
  15. F20 Diesel accelerating safety issue

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi Just wanted to find out if anyone had or heard of any issues relating to the car revving continuously with out touching the accelerator. Justhad an awful experience on the motorway when my 125d was accelerating and the speed increasing by itself. Pulled in to a service station straightaway...
  16. BMW Safety Recall

    General BMW Discussions
    Received a letter today telling me to book an appointment with the local dealer. Apparently it's to fix a safety issue (free of charge) with the airbag module for the front passenger. Mine is a 2002 E46. Anyone else been notified? Also any chance they will fix my current drivers pre...
  17. Please read this link to a safety warning.

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    I recently found this on the American site and thought it would be sensible to share it, it's information I didn't know about jacking the E36 and could very well save you life. I'm o.k. with ramps BUT Jackstands... Please feel free to pass this information on to every one you know.
  18. Mixing run flats and standards??? safety issue?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Just bought an E90 320i and the dealer rang to say it passed MOT but needed 2 new tyres. I checked they were putting run flats on and have a feeling they are going to try and fob me off with standard instead. Is there a safety issue running mixed tyres (Front / Rear) ?? Hopefully something I...
  19. Leave the safety of VAG for a BMW? Persuade me!

    General BMW Discussions
    I'm really contemplating going from (for me) very familiar VAG ownership and getting a 330i. I do have a few concerns though and need persuading! - Is it worth hanging on for a bit for the 08- Facelift versions? - Is it then ^ when the Efficient Dynamics came into play? What difference did...
  20. Safety priority- front or rear bushes first?

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, on my mot they advised front arm rear bushes, havent been able to get then done yet, recently im getting a noise which im pretty sure is the noise of worn rear bushes also noticed handling has got quite bad in the wet( was going round a sharb bend at around 30 in 4th the other day(4th...