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  1. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    About two weeks ago my BMW E87 would not start, it sounded like it wanted to start but didn't. I tried again it it worked fine with a little push. A week after this, the same thing happened but for much longer, I tried several times without success, but again it eventually started, on its own...
  2. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, The iDrive system in my 2006 E61 530i has popped up and told me to replace the spark plugs (it popped up at about 1500 miles to go and then counted down, i'm now at -500 miles "service overdue")... When I bought the car originally, it had about 55k miles on it, and I don't remember...
  3. Introductions
    Hey guys, I am new to BMWs but I wanted to contribute with this video on how to change spark plugs on this 2000 540i Let me know what you think! **Also, if you like the video give it a thumbs up on YouTube (it helps me out), thanks!**
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys! I may sound a bit stupid here, but Im stumped as how to remove my spark plugs. Ive tried pulling the silver 'clips' at the end of the coil wire but they're not budging. This is the first BMW I've owned and theres a suspicious tick coming from the engine and Im trying to diagnose. Its a...
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Been looking at spark plugs for my 318 2.0L anyone give me any advice as to what the differences are between them as they seem to range from around £2.50 to £10 each on europarts website
  6. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    I have had this trouble for a few months now that whenever I accelerate slowly, the cars revs jumps up and down and the car violently jolts forward. I had thought that it may have been the spark plugs misfiring but its had just been serviced and they were fine. The air filters were changed as...
  7. Introductions
    Hi all, now have my first BMW best car ive owned. glad to be a part of the bimmerforums
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi can anyone help me. My car the other day wouldn't start. I got it read on the computer and it read fault code 2782 Camshaft outlet sensor. So i changed both CAMSHAFT SENSORS & the CRANKSHAFT SENSOR but it still won't start, it sounds like it really wants start but doesn't. There is fuel...
  9. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Can some one detail the process in changing the spark plugs.
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, Hmmm...I've searched the posts but I can't seem to find anything about recommended spark plugs? I'm thinking of changing mine to see if I can get the engine to run a little smoother, and I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions.. Looking to fit to a 2002 2.2L from a 320CI SE...
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all I know bugger all about cars in general so Im picking your brains. Ive got an issue where by there is to much oil being fed into the spark plugs. about every 2-3 months Im having to get a new set of spark plugs for which im being charged £100. My garage has said its something to do with...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Did post the other week with the problem sinse then have done the intake mainfold O rings replaced one crank case breather hose and a vacum hose carefully checked all the other hoses and are all ok also checked idle control valve was spotless and seems to be working fine. Bought new coil pack...
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello to all, just about to get myself a set of plugs for my bimmer, wondering which ones are best overall in terms of performance, longevity and value for money of course, ive heard lots and lots about NGK being better that Bosch, but Denso Iridium plugs seem to get fairly good reviews as do...
  14. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    CAR: E36 328i tourer, manual YEAR: 1996 P reg MILEAGE: 170,000 hello 2 all, Im just about to change the oil, oil filter and plugs on the above vehicle and i've been trying to gauge opinions on best oil/plugs Im hearing that iridium plugs are good, but expensive and can be an issue with regard...
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