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Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 12-05-2011, 12:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,243
Posted By tim@oz
Yeah I will move to Lexus too.... If...

Yeah I will move to Lexus too....


If anyone intrested these were the cost I was looking at

Oil Leaks...already spend $1400...and still was leaking........
Auto trans $7000
Vanos $2000
...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 12-02-2011, 03:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,243
Posted By tim@oz
SOLD SOLD SOLD BMW 118i (E87) 02/2005 at...

SOLD SOLD SOLD BMW 118i (E87) 02/2005 at throw away price.....thank god its no longer my problem.....

after so many issues
oil leak,
transmission problem
Vanos problem

who made this...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 12-02-2011, 03:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,647
Posted By tim@oz
SOLD SOLD SOLD BMW 118i (E87) 02/2005 at...

SOLD SOLD SOLD BMW 118i (E87) 02/2005 at throw away price.....thank god its no longer my problem.....

after so many issues
oil leak,
transmission problem
Vanos problem

who made this...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 11-20-2011, 11:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,601
Posted By tim@oz
Dexron VI for BMW tranny ?????

Hey Guys

Does BMW use Dexron VI for its tranny.....

Has Any one else used it to replace tranny oil apart from this guy.....

Whats your view....for 1 series
...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 11-07-2011, 12:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 631
Posted By tim@oz
Fuzzy Centre consol

hi

118i, e87

my centre consol sometimes looks fuzzy (CD track, time, etc) and the digits are not clear....the dashboard numbes and instructions are always clear

What could be the issue

...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 11-02-2011, 04:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,515
Posted By tim@oz
Hey, I would recon its the EECentric shaft /...

Hey,

I would recon its the EECentric shaft / Vanos played up........

good luck
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-02-2011, 03:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,949
Posted By tim@oz
Guys I have a 118i, E87, n46, 02/2005 dome...

Guys

I have a 118i, E87, n46, 02/2005 dome 134,000km,,in Australia ,,,hell has broken loose........

1. the tranny slams in 1 and 2......its like something hit the car....its bad........

2....
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-25-2011, 01:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,647
Posted By tim@oz
Hi Silver, I was wondering that u r car...

Hi Silver,

I was wondering that u r car neede Selonoids at 23k km....wasnt it covered under warranty .........

hmm what happened there

ta
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-24-2011, 01:25 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 882
Posted By tim@oz
Errors- How to progress fixing these e87

HI

My problem is that the transmission thumps.......the error messages are

[Car: 118i, E87, 02/2005. Australia (RHD)]

1.Selector Position Switch Fault
2. EGS Communication Fault
3....
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-22-2011, 04:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,647
Posted By tim@oz
HI Sliver x3 What were thy symptoms that...

HI Sliver x3

What were thy symptoms that made you realise that there was issue with the Vanos.........

My 118i has done about 134,000km and the transmission thumps.......did u have similar...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-22-2011, 12:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,243
Posted By tim@oz
Vanos Sensor on E87 (BME 118i, 2005) RHD

HI

Does anyone know where is the VANOS Sensor on the BMW118i, E87, 02/2005 (RHD)

Please look at the slides and let me know which one and what part number
...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-22-2011, 12:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,647
Posted By tim@oz
Vanos for E87 (BME 118i, 2005) RHD

HI

Does anyone know where is the VANOS Sensor on the BMW118i, E87, 02/2005 (RHD)

Please look at the slides and let me know which one and what part number
...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-16-2011, 04:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,715
Posted By tim@oz
Transmission faults- E87, 118i, 02/2005

Hi Guys

Do u know what these faults mean

1. Selector Position Switch Fault
2. EGS Communication Fault (TCM)
3. Transmission Data Connector Leakage.

(tho only problem is that the...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-15-2011, 09:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,649
Posted By tim@oz
HI Progress The nuts are embeded in the...

HI

Progress

The nuts are embeded in the Rocker cover....which are fused but the fusing become loose and they were moving freely......was able to just lift the sensor cover with plyers and...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-15-2011, 12:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,649
Posted By tim@oz
Oil leak...sensor on Rocker Cover....DIY guidance required

Hi Guys

I need DIY guidance on my oli leak on a BMW 118i, E87, 02/2005.

I have a oil leak from a sensor on the rocker cover located next to the oil lid.

I have tried to unscrew/ tighten the...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-14-2011, 05:39 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,256
Posted By tim@oz
E87 - 118i (2005)- ECCentric Shaft Fault

Hi Guys,

The mechanic performed a electronic diagnostic and said that my 118i (E87) 02/2005, had a

1. ECCentric Shaft Fault


Does any one know what this means..........and what causes this...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-14-2011, 04:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,248
Posted By tim@oz
Hey Patrick, any chance of extended warranty in...

Hey Patrick, any chance of extended warranty in Australia.

Ta

Tim
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 09-25-2011, 01:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,352
Posted By tim@oz
Hi I tried this on my E87 (118i- 2005) ...

Hi

I tried this on my E87 (118i- 2005)

Insert Key
Press start (do not press break or the car will start), to get to inginiton.
Press the Tacho knob until u see the service menu,
press the...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 09-04-2011, 02:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,352
Posted By tim@oz
118i Service Reminder reset

HI

Have u tried this ....look at this site from a different forum......

http://e90.wetpaint.com/page/BC+hidden+menus?t=anon

Hope it works...let us know if this works for the 118i .....mine...
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