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  1. DPF showing high pressure

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hey guys, My e60 530d 2006 has lost power and gear changing doesnt seem right either. Today I took it to a mechanic and it showed 77 at idle and 277 at 2000rpm pressure. I was told the dpf needs terracleaning plus the car needs a new glow plus and head. Does this so called Terra cleaning work...
  2. Touring rear window showing open in display

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi. I am new here on Bimmerforums, hope that you guys can help me with my little problem I have a '04 e46 320d touring, where the rear tailgate window is showing in the display as open aswell in INPA (see photo) I have traced all the wires and testet them all that none of them has breaks on...
  3. 2011 320 Efficient Dynamics - Loosing power DSC warning light temp showing

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi Folks, I have just started to loose power momentarily as I power through 2nd, then 3rd etc and as this happens, the DSC warning light (car skidding) flickers then goes as the car pulls through, could this be a turbo problem? There is no whistle or smoke. Would the use of dirty diesel...
  4. Nov 2016 BMW 5 M Sport 520D Android phone app not showing fuel data

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi All, I have just bought my first BMW after owning Jags for several years. I was looking forward to using the android phone app, my car has the paid for services required. I got the cars location & I am able to lock / un lock the car flash lights etc but I cannot get the any fuel data, I have...
  5. 2005 330ci - misfiring and showing P0306

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    So car has been running absolutely beautifully, smooth idle, loads of power and no issues at all. Then a week or so ago the engine warning light came and it started vibrating on start up and developing a nasty knocking noise A few days later I started it again and it didnt vibrate but still...
  6. TV function only showing a few channels

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    First time poster (so please go easy on me!!) I have a 330e (67 plate) and have noticed recently that the TV is only showing a few channels on both the channel selector and T.V guide. I performed a retune and it told me that it 'found' 67 channels, but it's still only showing the same 5...
  7. 55 plate 325ci radio screen showing the ‘M’ badge but not radio channels

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I recently purchased an e46 325ci, they guy told me that the radio screen doesn’t always show the radio channels. 9/10 times it stays just showing the M badge. The radio still works and it’s not a massive problem but I’d just like to get it working correctly if I can. Bare with me as this is my...
  8. DSC/4x4 problem, no lights showing

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, I have a BMW X3 2005 model, I believe there is an issue with the 4WD/AWD/XDrive whatever they are calling it this week.... The car is absolutely terrible in the snow, it appears to be only providing drive from the rear left wheel. Trouble is I have no warning lights showing, in fact the...
  9. Stop Dealer postcode showing

    General BMW Discussions
    Anyone have any idea how I go about stopping my dealer postcode / address from showing in green everytime i press the skip track button on the radio? It doesnt happen if I use the wheel on the steering wheel, but if I stream music & press skip, it takes almost the whole top line to show me the...
  10. Door sensor issue? Door showing as open?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys went to view an e61 530d tonight and was a lovely car however I noticed the drivers side door is showing as open on the display when it isn't. Had a look for a switch on the door frame/door and couldn't see one. It did put me off the car as it meant the car couldn't lock. Love the...
  11. 320d (E90) only showing 139bhp on rolling road?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, I read this forum all the time, and have finally joined due to how massively frustrated I've got with my car issues. Any help or advice would be greatly appreciated! Here goes: I bought a 320d E90, 2006, manual, 2 months ago with 130k miles on it. Great condition inside and out...
  12. Album Artwork Not Showing

    General BMW Discussions
    Sorry for yet another thread :embarrassed I have my music stored on a USB flash drive and for some tracks it displays the album artwork and then for others it doesn't. Strangely, even within the same album it can display artwork for some tracks and not for the rest of the album. For example...
  13. Contact names not showing only numbers

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    My iPhone 6 is blue toothed to my f11 and I can make and receive calls, use the contacts list etc. However, when the phone rings just the phone number comes up, not the contact name (even for contacts without the +44 on the front). The list of received calls also only contains numbers, not...
  14. Showing off my Ar*e

    BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    Had this fitted today, awesome just awesome
  15. High Cluster not showing any information

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hey guys.Couple weeks ago i bought a beautiful e39 530d sedan M sport.Love it! I have a problem, since the moment i bought it ,it doesn't display any information on cluster (doors open,fasten seatbelts or anything)It does show time, consumption and everything but 0 information about...
  16. 3.0sd engine stalling and dying, ecu not showing error codes

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    My dads car is showing a strange issue after recent maintenance done. First of, a tech removed the dpf and coded out the regeneration and egr. Car worked fine. Then took it to ZF transmission for servicing where they replaced the oil and cleaned the brains. After this service the car...
  17. bmw 320ci e46 showing engine light and gear light

    my bmw 320ci is showing an engine light and a gearbox light,i ran it thru a scanner and it gave the following codes....p0012,p0041,p0038,p0002,f1,p00068,e3,e4,6 a and 3b.i think the e3 and e4 are o2 sesnors.can u help me with the rest,what shud i do?
  18. BMW E39 520i Sport outside temperature gauge showing -40 and fuel display slow

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi All I've just purchased a 520i sport E39 on a 03 plate and the outside temperature gauge is showing -40 all the time and also the fuel miles left is really slow to get to where it should be any recommendations much appreciated
  19. Mileage showing higher than it should :S

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hello, First timer on these forums, just here to get some peace of mind on my vehicle. I part exchanged my Focus for a 2013 BMW 1 series Coupe 118d with 36906 miles on the clock. From a Research Peugeot garage. I had the vehicle over the bank holiday weekend and everything was fine and I loved...
  20. 2004 e46(yet another leaky)n42 318 showing CEL and codes P0420 & p0102

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    2004 e46(yet another leaky)n42 318 is showing CEL and codes P0420 & p0102 Hi all, I been a member for a while but never posted before, though I've found loads of help and many solutions to my car troubles while reading through these forums and am really greatfull for this. They are a great...