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  1. BMW 5 Series - Issue

    General BMW Discussions
    Basically I have bough a second hand BMW 5 Series(520d, 2005) from a garage and I've never had problems with it since. Recently I have noticed that because of the rain, a lot of water comes through in the back through the right lateral door(and it's a lot of water that comes through around 4-5l...
  2. BMW 6 Series Boot

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi, I am thinking of buying a 2010 BMW 6 series convertible. Thinking as I am not happy with the shape of the rear boot lid. From 2011 and onwards BMW changed the shape of the boot to its current shape. Is the 2011 boot interchangeable with the 2010 Thanks
  3. Convertible: 3 series vs 1 series

    General BMW Discussions
    I have a budget of £5-6k and want to buy a second hand convertible. I have 2 kids (7 and 3 years old) and my commute is 18 miles each way. I want a car that's reliable, fun to drive, with decent economy.. and love BMWs. So far I've been considering 3 series (probably petrol, 2l) from around...
  4. Most Reliable 4 Series

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, I'm in the market for a 4 series, and I have about 17/18k to spend. There's not much online about the reliability of the different engines but I've come to the conclusion that I'm going to be needing a diesel as I do a lot of long commutes and I've a good history with driving and...
  5. Tshirt - suitable for BMW 2 series fans

    BMW 2 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW F22
    just bought myself one of these very smart and only took 5 days to get to London from Greece!
  6. BMW 1 Series E87 high mileage gearbox oil change

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all.. Have a 1 series 120d E87 manual with 157000 miles on the clock and will be doing a gearbox oil change as the guys in the garage when replacing the clutch & DMF came up with it not needing changing as it was a sealed unit and didnt need it wtf? Anyways I'm doing it as I think it needs...
  7. BMW 1 Series Shadow Edition 2019

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    i have just ordered this and i have questions which aren't clear from the people i got this from i am hoping you experts can help me on. the alloys are they as standard in Black? what is the current standard technology included? i.e. music apps etc.
  8. BMW 1 series soft top

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hello everyone, New to this forum so I want to start by saying hello to you all and thank you for having me on here. Im not sure if I have an issue or not. I noticed yesterday my car sits a little lower on the back driver side then the back passenger side. I measured it and its half an inch...
  9. 2009 1 series M sport professional radio fault.

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi, My 09 1 series M sport went into the garage the other day to have new drive shafts fitted, only to find once i had it back the radio wasn't working properly. My car is a 2009 e87 118d m-sport with a professional CD. No radio, nothing, blank screen and no illumination. Also no warning...
  10. 2017 3 series speed warning on dash

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all got this speed warning on dash after inflation and reset of tyre pressure monitor I can’t get it to go away , it appears every time I slow dow the accelerate making a ping noise any help please
  11. 2007 E65 facelift 7 series suspension fluid leak

    BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hi all just a bit of info to give and hopefully get some info back too.. recently I got a orange warning dash light for STEERING in the right clock and in centre warning got a RED picture of car at an angle And IDrive said leaking fluid. so I checked the steering fluid and was empty, so I went...
  12. 2000 E46 3 series - Windows open by themselves

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all, as per title Im having issues with my windows opening everytime I unlock the car. So I've owned this vehicle a good ten years and never had an issue of this type until today. The car went into my local Ats for a tyre change and when I got it back this happens. Called the garage -...
  13. Potential new 4 series GC purchase - Moving from A5

    Hi all, I've owned Audi's for over 20 years but I'm contemplating a move to BMW. I love Audi's due to the Quattro and now Xdrive is available !!! I do @ 60 B road miles a day so looking at a 420d Gran Coupe. Present car is an A5 3.0 V6 TDI Quattro Sportback (running stage I map @ 300bhp) -...
  14. 2 Series Digital Odometer disappeared

    BMW 2 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW F22
    I had to post this on the basis that I wanted people to avoid the overly expensive investigation of this issue. Last week when on holiday, my 2015 65 plated 2 Series Grand Tourer decided that I no longer needed an Odometer. No matter what I did I could not locate any setting to re-display how...
  15. Rear driver side reverse issue (1 series 116d urban)

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi all, Newbie here and first post on this forum.. I've been dealing with an MOT garage from hell for a couple of days now. TL;DR - Driver side reverse light stopped working, possibly due to a short circuit. Garage mentioned something about having to download a file ("from Germany!") to clear...
  16. 8 series Old and New

    BMWs spotted - The 'Was it you? forum!'
    To the driver of the soft-top new series 840i who passed me very rapidly on the M4 Eastbound at around 8am on Tues 30th July, did you notice the original series 850i driver cruising in the inside lane who gave you a brief flash of 8-er acknowledgement of a very rare event before you disappeared...
  17. 3 Series Touring vs 4 Series Gran Coupe

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, Im going to buy my first BMW soon and I cant figure out what to get, please can people who have experience of these cars let me know which one is better overall: 2015 LCI F31 3 Series Touring (prob 320d) or 2014 (ish) 4 Series Gran-coupe (prob 420d) Both will be M-Sport and Auto...
  18. Brembo Brake Discs & Pads - BMW 1/2 Series (F20/F21/F22/F23/F87) - Non-M Sport

    BMW Parts for Sale
    Brembo Brake Discs and Pads for BMW 1 & 2 Series models (F20/F21/F22/F23/F87) with non-M Sport brakes & 1 litre of Castrol React Performance Dot 4 Brake Fluid. Brembo part numbers as follows to check fitment details on the Brembo website, as these are applicable to several models: Discs...
  19. 2007 bmw Series 1,120d Fire

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi everyone, 2 months ago I bought a 2nd hand 120 series 1. Last Thursday on the M62, the engine mgt light came on, the car went into limp mode, and I realised that it was on fire!. Managed to get onto the hard shoulder, tried to stop but no brakes. Used the hand brake to stop, and the car...
  20. 5 Series F10 Exterior chrome Channel Cover Window Trim 2013

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello, I hope someone can help. The channel cover,exterior,door, front left on my bmw f10 (chrome trim) on the passenger door is coming away/sticking up by 3mm ish towards the door handle on my 2013 F10, I would like to know can this be fixed without replacing it? I don't wish to spend a...