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  1. Volt maf sensor

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    A while ago while getting car back on the road and using a mechanic to cost me a fortune finding a running issue, which I ending up sorting myself, long story but he replaced the maf and when I found out, he had disposed of the original, so the one he fitted has volt on it, assume that’s the...
  2. 12 Volt socket

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    I recent purchased an X5 and found the 12v socket at the front of the car is corroded and doesnt work. Can any one provide advice on how to repair / replace this? Guyverdan
  3. F/S Brax volt meter

    BMW Parts for Sale
    I have one rare Brax volt meter for sale. This was removed from my e36, only the meter is for sale and not the surround. £40 including nxt day special delivery
  4. set volt tester on sensor?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    what should i set my voltage meter to for checking a speed sensor on one of the wheels to see if its maybe bad, IF there is nothing obvious wrong visually with it? its the one in the link i have and can never remember what to set it at for checking things? Digital Multimeter Electrical Tester -...
  5. 2004 e61 retrofit rear consul 12 volt socket , HELP TIPS ?

    Auto Electrical Forum
    My forthcoming holiday requires a 12 volt output in the rear consul - used the search function however can not locate it being documented .... Is there a diagram or "how to" to install a new power line from a spare in the fuse box,?? (do not wish to "tap off existing due to possible...
  6. F10 auxillary 12 volt sockets

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, I recently bought an F10, a 2011 520D M Sport. I need help installing additional 12 volt power outlet sockets that I believe were only available as options when the car was new. I have the usual socket in the ashtray and one in the rear of the centre console. I would like to install...
  7. 12 volt bad connection

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Small issue, just wondering if anyone has a solution? Basically, ive got a couple of plug in chargers/ ipod, bairns DS etc that ive used in previous cars, but for some reason, neither work well in the E90 (2005 320i) the DS one wont work atall. The ipod one is intermittent and needs to be...
  8. F10 520D SE: 12 Volt Power Socket, Option Code 575

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I'm getting a new F10 (will order it tomorrow - most likely). I am looking for the 520D SE Automatic version. 1. How many total 12V sockets are present on the 2012 F10 (as a standard spec car, 520D SE Auto)? From what I have gathered: One of the front 12V sockets is just ahead of the auto...
  9. 2005 E61 - 12 volt sockets in rear seats

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, I have a 2005 E61 sport without the 12v sockets in the back seats. Can I just replace the panel there with the one with the 12 sockets and get them wired up? I am not all that bothered about the AUX input etc, just the 12 volt sockets so the kids can plug in their DVD Players.. Thoughts...
  10. 2010 E90 320d - 12 volt socket failure

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I have just had the most unbelievable excuse ever from BMW! I own a brand new BMW 320d Efficient Dynamics in which the 12 volt socket and cigarette lighter socket had all stopped working. It was taken into BMW Sytner of Newport, who having inspected the car have informed me that it is down to...
  11. 1997 E36 318i 12 volt remote

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    hi guys i just bought a sony amp and 2 boss 12" subs. i have fitted them but on the wireing the previous owner installed, the amp being second hand had the screw missing for the remote connection. the earth cable is connected directly to the car in the boot and as far as i can tell the live is...