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  1. Introductions
    Hello BMW experts. Need a bit of advice. I run an M20 323i motor in my kit car. I am currently refurbing the head and replacing the cam and rockers. Valves are all good. Before I took it off the car I was experiencing valve bounce and loss of power well short of max revs so I thought I would...
  2. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Having a problem with my 2003 BMW E46 320i 2.2 I have steam from the left side of the engine which comes in spurts of steam, like a steam train. can anyone please give me an idea of what it could be? Thank you
  3. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi all new to the site but had a read through a few posts. Ive recently bought a low mileage 67k e64 630i the car is in excellent condition the previous owner (who I know very well) hardly drove the car and when he did he never went above 3000rpm. I’m working through a few jobs service done, oil...
  4. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi all, new to this post. My 2013 X3 recently broke down in Germany. Just prior to the breakdown I had a Amber drive train warning come up. Before I could even get to the next turning I lost all power. It’s now on its way back from Germany to the UK to understand what is wrong. It only has 44k...
  5. BFuk Open Topic
    https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/fury-after-cruel-man-poses-12647951 Sick puppy!
  6. General BMW Discussions
    Hi. I was looking some info if anyone can help. I had a message on my BMW 1 series 2013 around 50,000 miles pop up stating drive train mode cannot perform a ticket full performance. So I brought it to Mechanic who plugged in computer to diagnose it and no errors appeared. I then brought it to...
  7. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Does anyone know the common fault with drivetrain error as my car was recalled by Bmw and drivetrain disc was changed at start of the engine the centre and rear disc of drivetrain changed too but still vibrating Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi All, This is my first post on this forum, so hello to all of you fellow BMW owner !! My question is regarding a topic that I have read so much about on all the forums and the internet but with so many different opinions I need to ask the following please. I am a long term BMW fan and have...
  9. BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    So only had my car for 10 months and its broken down :( Started the car first thing this morning and it reported an impending failure of the wiper system, after restart it reporting impending drive train failure and the engine stopped and lost all power. Could not even open the boot or lock the...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, i am new to this websites and this is my first forum post so please excuse my noobness :hihi straight to the point, i was at a traffic light in my 330cd manual and felt the urge to spin off the line and heard a weird noise that sounded like a flat tyre. Me being me i wanted to go deeper...
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I was experiencing a vibration issue under medium to full engine load conditions (178K). I had similar issues with other BMW's I have owned in the past. The guibo (isolator coupling between transmission output shaft and driveshaft) had cracked/broken that also compromised the drive shaft carrier...
  12. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hey all! I'm looking to buy a 2006 130i with approx 60k, FSH that seems to want for nothing. It's around £7000. The only issue that the owner has told me of is that there can be a slight valve train noise when the engine is cold, which goes when heated up. I'm not even sure what that is, but...
  13. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi guys, I really need some help. Some time ago I posted a thread relating to drive train vibration issues. The car had been in for the MOT and we noticed some slight top to bottom play in one of the rear hubs. When I dismantled the hub assembly, the main roller bearings top and bottom were...
  14. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi All, I have a '98 840Ci with 202K on the clock. Still a stunning looking car, and a lot of fun. However, it passed its' MOT last week, but my regular tester alerted me to a small amount of play in the n/s rear wheel, top to bottom, this was very easy to feel rocking the wheel with your hands...
  15. BFuk Open Topic
    Why would you write this in an ad for you car when you are selling it :confused You look at an ad for a car, you like the car the spec, the mileage, then you read "drives like a train" so you stop reading and click on another ad and forget about a car drives like a train, I want it to drive...
  16. BFuk Open Topic
    Racist Britain .. My Train Experience - YouTube Sorry if this offends anyone but its not meant too ok and just shows how ignorant some people still are and if the mods feel its too much then deleat the post but its a shocking video and shows whats really going on in some peoples minds...
  17. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    During the 4 years of ownership my E46 325Xi has been plagued with a clunk on gear change and acceleration. I put this down to the Xi having more moving parts, some times the clunk was there and irritating, but at other times it was not. I learned to cope with this by feathering the clutch...
  18. BFuk Open Topic
    How's everyone here? I hope to find someone who knows something about installing a train horn. I'm thinking of putting up one for my car, any suggestions? Thanks.
  19. BFuk Open Topic
    Check the videos out on this website. I was laughing so hard a little bit of wee came out.....:hihi http://www.hornblasters.com/video.php
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