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  1. BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi Im considering buying a 530 diesel (year 2000) here in Morocco where i live and wanted to get some views from anyone who had some 'watch out for' tips. the one i've kicked the tyres of seems to have a good engine but has a number of repair issues. I noticed that when engine is hot, when you...
  2. Rybrook Warwick BMW
    My 335i needs new front discs and pads and rear pads. It has the blue callipers with the larger size discs. Sorry to be a pain but could I have separate quotes for the front and rear and for the fronts maybe a quote for upgrading the discs to the slotted versions. Regards
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Right, Just purchased a 2003/53 320d coupe. I know pretty much nothing about these engines. In a morning it runs extremely lumpy upon startup, smokes like crazy then clears up within 10 or 20 seconds. Once the car is warm it cranks straight away and is fine. Any ideas? Next issue is the fuel...
  4. General BMW Discussions
    Any decent MAF sensor cleaners worth recommendation guys? Great if it’d be local to buy ie halfords (Just to not get stuck waiting for online postage) Cheers
  5. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    My rear PDC started returning a continuous tone when reverse is engaged. I first cleaned all the sensors then progressively replaced each sensor so that all 4 are new. To no avail. I then replaced the control unit underneath the spare wheel followed by the exterior sensor wiring loom. Nothing...
  6. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    a few months ago my phone bluetooth stopped working, so recently i bit the bullet and bought a secondhand MULF unit from a polish bloke on e bay. got the hands free working ok.:) happy days. 2 quick queries - the voice control thingy sprechen de deutch - how do i change the language to english...
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  8. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Good Morning people I've read stuff about a breather than one should change but don't know if my engine has it. My engine is the M57N engine. I have already replaced glow plug and controller, swirl flaps etc... but wanted to ensure if there is a breather in my engine to get it replaced...
  9. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All, This is my first posting as I'm due to pick up my 2013 318D SE in a few days time. I've a couple of questions which I don't think the car salesman can or probably will answer. All that's in the boot is an emergency triangle. What am I missing and what's essential? I presume they...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Alright guys. Got a strange one. I had to replace my bars on my soft top roof on my 36. I tried to resync the system and it started to resync the tanu started to close, reopened and the roof came up, any way the roof lining got a bit caught so I stopped the procedure sorted the lining and...
  11. Introductions
    Just to say..............thanks guys - Always loved quality and as such eventually saved up and bought a nice old E61 diesel burner a couple months back - been following the forum and fantastic guidance given which has kept me on the right track, saved me a fortune and taught me stuff i never...
  12. Cotswold BMW Parts
    hello again. firstly thanks for your fast response times on dealing with my requests. as before please can I have prices with delivery added. I need all the fixings for both of the rear wheel arches which im not 100% on the part numbers as it looks different on realoem. Hope you can help...
  13. Cotswold BMW Parts
    hi again. Need some more bits, price with delivery please. Expanding rivet 51718229003 x4 Body nut 07129925731 x6 Hex head screw 07119901299 x6 Expanding rivet 17111712963 x2 many thanks
  14. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I hope this doesn't annoy any moderators, but I have a spare black leather E39 door card and various trim pieces that are taking up space. I've offered them in the freecycle section for a while but had no responses, not sure how many people look there though...
  15. BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    under NEW & UPDATED 6/18 E34/E32 M30 idle adjust 6/18 E34/E32 M30 afm adjust 6/18 E34 transmission - Transmission Shifter Switch 6/18 E34/E32 M30 oil pump removal and rebuilding 6/18 E34/E32 M30 head rebuild 6/17 735 M30 manifold pic - vacuum hose routing Shogun's Repair Guides for BMW...
  16. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi can anyone tell me when i take my car to bmw and they plug it in to their comp to reprograme my back lights what else can they do from there ?????? Regards james very hot
  17. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    After successfully doing the refill process twice now on this box, I'm contemplating changing my mechatronic sleeve (I'll be removing the exhaust so might as well while I can) and also the 4x cylindrical seals and the electric seal above the mech unit. This is purely to satisfy myself that the...
  18. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I treated my 2005 E60 M sport to the BG-44K fuel system cleaner over the past 3 weeks. First treatment with with full 70L tank and the followed by a tank of regular fuel, thenthe next tank of 50L with BG-44K and then now a tank of regular fuel. This car is now 9 years old, honestly it feels...
  19. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Recently I purchased brembo pads and discs all round but as I was supplied incorrect front brakes and could not get hold of brembo pads I got Red Stuff pads thinking the perfomance on them would be far better at a cost of £55. After driving for a couple of months my steering wheel started to...
  20. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Right hi guys... going to start off by saying any info is most welcomed as this is driving me mad!! right so all was perfect once upon a time and then on my way to work one day my water pump s**t itself.... yay!! so i get to work (wasn't far away didn't overheat or anything) check it out...
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