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  1. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, I had bought a 2005 BMW E60 525D with the restraint system error which according to the previous owner was present after changing the battery. I checked the codes with INPA and got the below errors. I had previously erased the error memory through the functional jobs section and not...
  2. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys, I have an e60 530d 2006 done about 120k. Generally the car runs fine but last month I got that transmission, power steering, abs and others faults appear at the same time so I pulled over shut the engine and restarted the car and it all got back to normal and it’s been driving ok but...
  3. Auto Electrical Forum
    So I know I have a duff battery and am ordering one today but here is my question. I have recently fitted a new head unit and no matter which way round I have the red and yellow wires it just won't hold its stations and goes straight into the initial setup when ever I start the car. I definitely...
  4. Martelius Exhaust
    Hi Everyone! We offer a large variety of exhaust products for BMW cars. We have our own line of racing exhaust products for older BMW:s for example 02.series, E21, E30, E36 etc. Our own product line focuses on maximum performance for racing and tuned up street cars. Here is a few examples of...
  5. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi guys, my 04 645 had a faulty passenger seat, the electrics weren't working, the fuse had blown, easy fix....changed the fuse, still didn't work started looking at the wiring under the seat only to find the wiring (black and brown) had I been chopped in Half I'm assuming it must of got stuck...
  6. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hello I am new to this and do not have a lot of knowledge about cars but am at my wits end with my 535d m sport touring. We have had lots of problems with it since purchase, but I love the car. The current problem however is quite concerning and I am looking for some advice of what the cause/...
  7. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi folks, I'll try to explain this as best I can, so sorry for the long post! I recently purchased a 2004 645i (manual transmission). Randomly while driving the radio will begin to cut out, then eventually all sorts of dash lights and drive warnings appear - abs / drive systems / run flat...
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey people, I'm in the north east of England, currently trying to source a back box for my 316ti, it's proving very difficult, any ideas, clues or general help would be appreciated.
  9. BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Someone can help me
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    As some of you might know I have a 320ci 2.2 coupe, the exhaust has a blow in it on the join from the down pipes to the cat back connection. My question is can the studs be replaced with a nut and bolt as it looks like the studs have rusted and the nuts have fell off I will put a pic on to...
  11. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, I have been reading the posts of this forum several years now but this is my 1st post since this is the first time I really have problems with my E60. Basically the problem is that although the car works perfectly fine, after a 20-30 minutes drive, iDrive starts throwing faults...
  12. BMW Engine Conversions
    Hello all, currently i have an e36 323i, ive managed to get my hands on a low mileage m50 non-vanos engine and plan to fit an MLS head gasket drop it into my car and turbo charge it. I'm planning to either have the standard ECU chipped/remaped to run the turbo system (if possible) or run a...
  13. BFuk Open Topic
    GUALIN SYSTEM STORE been looking for a dslr and found this site, I put the address in to google maps and it is a run down house?
  14. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all, I have a 525d on a 54 plate. Very rarely do I have any problems with it, as it usually runs like a dream. Unfortunately, I recently hit a pothole, with a passenger in the passenger seat. No error messages initially appeared, so I thought I'd got away with it, though I checked all the...
  15. The I Section- I-drive, I-pods and I-phones
    Hi I'm currently looking to get myself into a used 335d or 335i (E92) - in-car systems are very important to me, so I'm trying to find out a few things: Ideally I'd like the 2nd gen i-drive system - what's the earliest model year that would have the 2nd gen i-drive fitted? An ipod connection is...
  16. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    So I'm in the middle of putting the guts of my M3 into a Compact and it's time to think about the brakes. Originally I planned to just swap the master cylinder (calipers will be 4 pot brembos), but I thought I might as well just swap the servos and MCs together. Then I realised that the M3 has...
  17. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    I could do with some help deciding on which is the best way to go with my exhaust. I have to fit new cats before the mot is due and i have always disliked the oval tail pipes from the back boxes that have been on the car since i have owned it. I had an online quote for a complete new ss system...
  18. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all after a new years away from owning a E39 540 ive now purchased my 1st 2005 E53 x5. also where has the Nav-min option gone? usually from main menu with radio on. press info and it would be there ( this option allows you to adjust the level of mute for the radio when nav instruction...
  19. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Not having much luck lately with the car :mad Since snowing a few days ago I have not driven my car. Went to drive the car today and the bloomin Restraint systems failure for airbag and seat belt sensors came up :-( Any solutions for this as I would rather try sort it out myself before going...
  20. BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi, to start of im going to look into changing my completely standard exhaust system to something that sounds a little better, ive looked into a few makes like scorpian, miltek, but does anyone recommend a good brand, im not looking so spend huge amounts just something decent and that will give...
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