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  1. BFuk Open Topic
    hi everyone maybe this has been posted already but i thought it would be useful to someone : BBC One - Watchdog - BMW deny engine failures are due to manufacturing fault I will definitely bust their chops as my cam chain has goose.
  2. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I guess you all saw the programme last night about the lack of security that a BM offers from the keyless ignition system cars. They offered a phone No where you can contact BMW for help : 0800 083 4397. If you phone from a mobile use this number and follow the directions and the call will be...
  3. General BMW Discussions
    Was about the failing timing chains in M43 (I think) engines in the 1, 3 and 5 series Interesting watch :)
  4. General BMW Discussions
    Hi, did anyone else see watchdog tonight ???... I`ve recently bought a 2008 530d E60 and found the information given out by Watchdog VERY concerning. Apparently there`s a device that can programme a blank key to drive YOUR car away in about 3 minutes, it works on any BMW 2003-2011,sorry if this...
  5. General BMW Discussions
    watchdog is about stolen bmw cars. a few videos shown were members who came on this forum i think
  6. BFuk Open Topic
    another reason not to buy a sludger twas a box of Kleenex job of expensive Diesel particulate filters sob stories and disasters... showrooms are selling them to punters by the bucket load and not telling em the grissly DPF facts or showin em the small print in the manual and they are all...
  7. Auto Electrical Forum
    I'm doing a engine swop, a M52 into an E30. My m52 has a EWS, so is a coded key to the ring around the ignition barrel. Can I do away with the EWS by bypassing the wires in the loom, or do I have to use the ignition barrel and key from the E36 and put it into E30, are they interchangable ? This...