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  1. E46 Coupe Door Weather Seal Issues

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    As title states - I have an issue with the fabric detaching from the weather seal on my '01 Coupe, and BMW want a not insignificant sum of money for it - I've tried to repair it with impact adhesive earlier in the year, but in the hot summer months while i was recovering from a heart attack, it...
  2. bloomin' weather

    BFuk Open Topic
    saw this on youtube watch the outside lane
  3. 2005 BMW 320d SE - Intermittent Starting Problems sine the cold weather

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, I am new to the forum and hope this is the correct area to post. I bought a 320d SE (05 plate) a couple of months ago and it's been driving sweetly however a few weeks ago since the weather got colder, the car developed issues starting. It would crank for ages and not fire at all, so I...
  4. BMW 118d (F20) Cruise control failure in cold weather

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi All, I am experiencing a very annoying problem with my 118 d (F20). When temperatures are below 6-7 degrees, I get a cruise control failure error and my cruise control together with all the buttons of my steering wheel do not work. When temperatures get above 6-7 degrees, miraculously...
  5. E60 530d error messages first start during cold weather

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, The errors I receive on the dash are:- "Transmission Error" "DSC error" and a "run flat error". The errors occur only during the colder months and only occur on the first starting of the car. If I switch the engine off and wait a few seconds and then start the car again, the transmission...
  6. Paint work badly damaged by hot weather the possible bird droppings

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Has anyone ever seen this, this is the result of very hot weather in London, 35C!!! and maybe some bird pooh on the roof, it seems the paint has cracked and the clear coat has completed vaporised, the car is a 2014 F11, I was not expected this when leaving the car wash. BMW have not bother to...
  7. e39 530d Fan clutch in hot weather

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Replaced my fan clutch few weeks ago, no problems since until the hot weather kicked in. When the temperature outside reaches 25+ plus the fan cluch locks up and spins at engine rev speed. So in essence my car sounds like a bin truck or double decker bus. Should it lock up at this temperature...
  8. 320d Wet Weather

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi, My knowledge of cars is very poor and i would greatly appreciate any help. I recently purchased a 2011 320d. It was an ES model but the previous owner installed a complete M Sport facelift which looks great, but i am concerned he may have chipped or remapped the engine (or something like...
  9. 645 Boot lid changes mood like the weather

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Chaps... Using the remote control to open the lid on my boot varies in success according the weather. If it's cold, the lid will open and raise up a few inches at best, however if it's hot the lid will open and raise up all the way to a fully open position. I have tried a bit of WD40, bit no...
  10. E91 Weather Strip

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi Guys can anyone clear this up for me please? I need a new outer weather strip for the O/S/R door on my E91 335D LCI but the RealOEM site is confusing me a bit. Here's the parts that the diagram points to. I'm guessing the top one is the O/S part and the description is totaly messed up? 02...
  11. All weather floor mats and boot liner

    General BMW Discussions
    I'm about to purchase a Luxury Active Tourer 218i 16 plate and want to replace the velour mats with all weather floor mats and boot liner. I haven't asked the dealer about this yet, but any recommendations as to where to buy?
  12. Small amount of white gunk on filler cap - Cold weather ad short journeys?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all. Only had my BMW for about 8 weeks and regularly check the oil about twice a week. Habit from previously owning an Alfa. Usually I find so white/cream stuff right at the end of my dipstick but really it's hardly noticeable and really a very small amount. I am aware this can be...
  13. Weather!

    BFuk Open Topic
    Do you know statistically speaking we are currently experiencing the hottest December this year! FACT! :)
  14. E46 Coupe 330ci 2003 Rear window external weather strips

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Morning folks, One of my weather strips needs to be replaced, pic below. I’ve seen a few guides and videos on how to do this, they also recommend some rubber strips to use as a replacement, as the actual parts from BMW are expensive by all accounts, as the weather strips come as part of the...
  15. X3 with Rough start in colder weather

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, just wondering if anyone has experienced this before. The first start every day always seems to be very rough, and infact sometimes we have thought It wasn't going to start at all. This is also weather based, I have had it away on holidays, and it started no problem every day, but now I'm...
  16. How do I fix an issue with my 525I (E60) Parking Sensors which only work during hot weather

    General BMW Discussions
    Hello All, I'm new and hoping I've posted this in the right area (mods - feel free to move as necessary). My 525i parking sensors only work during hot weather, 25 degrees or more, which is a problem here in the UK. They either don't work at all, or all work fine, based on the ambient...
  17. E82 Window weather seal....Help!!

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi, I'm a newbie here. I have bought my 1st BMW which is a E82 1 series coupe. I am starting to think that it would be easier to find the gold at the bottom of the rainbow than it would be to find a replacement weather window seal for the passenger side.:angry:. BMW want somewhere around £234...
  18. front windscreen weather strip..

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi...i have a water leak onto my drivers footwell.......i have noticed though that the panel that fits under the front wiper arms that goes along the bottom of the screen has some splits in it.......can rain water get in through here....???...cheers...dave.
  19. 2002 E39 530D - Engine Performance In Cold Weather - Feels like someone has remapped it!

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Folks, I have a 2002 E39 530d auto with 130k on the clock. Had it since September and done a few bits and pieces to it (EGR delete, swirl flaps gone, HID kit, Headlight adjusters replaced, Full complete engine service, EGR thermostat, Cam sensor after intermittent not start when warm) and I'm...
  20. Cold weather coming - be prepared

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    It looks certain we will see a change to much colder conditions with snow likely uk wide. Not good news for RWD owners. I have been holding off getting new tyres, but ordered them yesterday and will have them fitted at the weekend. I would advise anyone else who has been holding off to get...