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  1. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, E60 535D LCI, Recently replaced front struts, springs and tension struts (not just bushes). Not sure what's exactly happening here but Ive followed correct procedures and torqued with wheels on the ground but the drivers side bush will not sit properly? Thought it was a faulty bush so...
  2. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi, ran into a bit of a problem with the fully automatic roof on my e36. The roof has worked fine (with the a few knacks!) since I've had the car except that the stitching round the rear window was coming u done and getting steadily worse. Decided to fix that this weekend and stitched it back in...
  3. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi I had to remove the drivers interior panel to repair something on my window control unit. But the cord that's connected to the interior door handle to open the door has no tension it. Even after connecting to the door opening latch there is still no tension in the lever. Have I missed...
  4. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    HI Guys, Tension rope on my e93 is getting thin and gone from black to white near the headliner which needs replacing. was wondering has any one on the forum changed this them self ? is it hard to change? any tips would be welcome. thank you.
  5. General BMW Discussions
    Hi guys, i have 2006 730d sport and i just started getting the following warning on the computer Functions of airbags, belt tensioners and belt tension limiters faulty. Ensure your seat belt is fastened. Have the problem checked by the nearest BMW service. read some very old post about this...
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Good afternoon all, Help is needed ASAP, please. I noticed last week that my auxiliary belt was starting to fray and would need replacing. I ordered one online, but before it was even delivered, it broke whilst out driving. Lots of little rubber bits in the foot of the engine back along with...
  7. Introductions
    I have a 99 320d bmw I replaced the water pump but cant get the tension right on the hydraulic fan belt any ideas plz
  8. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hello ok im a new member so not sure if this is even the right place to post this but like many of you on here i am having roof trouble I know its the tension straps that are no good and can find them online for around £150 but id rather pay someone that knows what there doing or has...
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, Yesterday my drivers side tension string snapped for the C pillar flap (bat wings / dog ears). It looks like I have to replace the whole flap, rather than just the string :( I've got the part number for the repair kit, and it seems fairly straight forward looking at this guide: DIY E46...
  10. Eurocarparts - Bimmerforums Shop
    HI Can you give my a price for a new chain tensioning pistion regards dicky
  11. Hereford BMW - Bimmerforums Shop
    Hi Rich Could you get me a price for lower chain tension chassis number WBABN52050JU60850 Thanks sflans
  12. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, Just had to take off the N/S/R wheel on my X3 and noticed that the tension strut (see item 17 on link: http://realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=PB12&mospid=47789&btnr=33_1228&hg=33&fg=30) appears to be a bit bent. It looks like the car has been jacked on this at some point! Should I...
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    got a rattle coming from the front end of the car....at first we thought it was the vanos but someone came round yesterday thinking of buying it and said its the tension pulley.....now we have noticed overtime that the power steering isnt as smooth as it used to be and also there is a squeak...
  14. Technical Guides for the E36, E30 and E21
    Here is my flat bungee cord fix. It is not the first, others have gone here before, but here is mine. This fix cures two problems 1) Tonneau cover hits bottom of roof. 2) Headlining does not stow correctly, tonneau crushes roof. One or both of these issues is caused by the tension straps...
  15. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hey all sorry for the noob retard question but how is the ancillary drive belt tensioned on an 328:sarcastic i had to get the thermostat housing off blundered my way through using brawn before brains:jaw-dropping and have now ended up with the fan/water pump plastic pully unbolted and the...
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