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  1. Auto trans takes time to go into gear or not at all and then into limp mode

    E36 (1991 - 1999)
    I must've read 100 threads on bimmerforums trying to find a solution. The engine runs beautifully, well maintained about 150k miles. When I put the car in gear most of the time it will not engage at all and acts as though it's in neutral(free revs) some times it will take awhile and it will...
  2. 1996 E36 328i stalls and won't start when up to operating temp

    E36 (1991 - 1999)
    Hi, I've got an issue with my E36 328i, as it gets to operating temp stays there for a while then it stalls out and then doesn't want to start up again, it'll only start after it cools off. The car drives fine and fuel economy seems good. I've noticed the car does sometimes surge a bit sounds...
  3. new battery for 2011 328i ?!

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    My battery has been acting so strange; definitely requiring a jump to get going 9/10 times but once or twice has been fine overnight even, starting right away, without much of an alternator/drive charge between the jump and eventual sit/start even. I'm convinced something is draining the...
  4. 2007 BMW 328i turbo

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    So I have a very odd quest. I have a 2007 328i sedan, with the n52, naturally aspirated. At a junk yard, I found an older Audi A4 1.8 with a turbo still on it. I would like to transfer this turbo to the 328. Is this an insane request? I imagine I won’t make any insane power given that it’s off...
  5. 2016 BMW 328i Front Windshield Crack

    F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current)
    Hello all, This week, there was a crack on the front windshield of my 2016 BMW 328i running from the top dark layer to the center (See the image below). I've talked to a few different auto shops to get a quote on this. All of them estimated that a replacement would be over $1,000. They...
  6. 320i SWAP POSSIBLE?

    F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current)
    hi there car enthusiasts. i have myself a 2014 F30 320i and when i bought i was unaware of trim otherwise the 335 wouldve been the steal, but oh well. i wanna work with what i’ve got. would an engine swap be possible on mine? i hear a 2jz or 1jz might fit, i need to satisfy my crave of the...

    General BMW Questions
    This guy is selling a 2008 bmw 328i to me for 800$ which seems like a good deal. The body looks clean from pics and appears stock but it has codes which I attached below. Any idea of what these problems could be ?! TYIA
  8. E92 328i misfiring still - new coils, spark plugs and all four o2 sensors

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    2009 BMW 328i with N51 engine and 142k miles Long time reader, first time poster. I have replaced the coils with new bosch coils packs, spark plugs were replaced with laser platinum NGK. This fixed the misfire issue for a few months. It then was back, misfiring on cylinders 4-6. I replaced the...
  9. E089x (E08x, E09x) Noobi here needing help with ecu flash failure

    BMW Coding and Programming
    So I am new to flashing modules and have done basic coding, but I am just completely lost right now and help would be much appreciated as its hold back from doing a motor in my daily and its cost me everyday I don't drive it. Well my uncle let a had a mechanic do a valve cover gasket change on...
  10. 2011 BMW 328i Sport For Sale

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Selling my 2011 BMW 328i, located in Houston Texas. The car is in great condition with a new battery and relatively new tires. I've kept up will all necessary maintenance and recently had it inspected at the BMW dealer with no issues. I have not modified the car in any way. The vehicle is...
  11. 2011 328i Multiple Codes and Readouts

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hey All, So I've searched this forum to gain as much info as I cn and I still need your help. I have a 2011 328i that about 3 weeks ago stalled as soon as I started it. I received a bunch of errors such as Transmission Malfunction, DTC, Reduced Engine, P1727, P0335, etc etc. Since then, I've...
  12. P1776 and P15B8 fault codes

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hello all, While driving, I saw the ABS/DCT orange warning sign came on. Came home and read the fault codes P1776 and P15B8. When tried to clear it, OBD scanner shows they are cleared; however, on the very next scan these two codes reappear. I have 2011 BMW 328i with 76000 miles on it. Any...
  13. Help! M52 e36 barely running after alternator repair

    General BMW Questions
    My alternator started screeching badly over a period of 3 weeks. The vehicle would not start a few days ago (potentially parasitic drain from the rectifier). I was mindless enough to initially partially detach the positive on the alternator while the battery was still attached (3am in the...
  14. I am interested in selling my 2010 Bmw 328i sedan

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    I am currently in Massachusetts and would like to sell my car. It is clean car with 86000 miles. Please let me know if anyone is interested. If this is not the right forum for such discussion, please let me know, I will delete my post. Thanks in advance.
  15. E36 318i to 328i swap, crank but no start.

    E36 (1991 - 1999)
    A little bit over a year ago, I started engine swapping my manual 1997 318i. I picked up an automatic 1998 328i, and swapped my 5spd trans onto it and put in in the chassis. I also purchased a K+DCAN Cable from eBay to plug into the 20pin under the hood for ews rolling code alignment. I now have...
  16. 328i What is this ticking/knocking noise?

    E36 (1991 - 1999)
    I drive a 1996 328i and it has a ticking/knocking noise coming from the engine bay. Does anyone know what this could be? Video: What I know: - Coming from the driver side. Appears to be lower - I notice the most vibration from the noise when I have...
  17. E90/E91/E92/E93 FS: E90 Dakota black rear seats (non-folding)

    Non-folding rear seats out of a NON-WRECKED 2011 328i with 76k miles. In great condition, hardly been used with no stains, rips, odors. $100 OBO. Located in Sunnyvale CA 94085. Prefer local pick up but willing to ship at buyer's expense.
  18. Demon Eye Custom

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    I ordered some Profile Prism Demon Eyes a while back and they have been sitting for a while because I have been working up my nerve to work on them but to no avail. I ordered them thinking that I could simply remove a few pieces, stick them on, and mount everything up, however, I realized I must...
  19. RW Carbon | BMW G20 CS Style Carbon Fiber Trunk Spoiler

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    Complete the carbon look of your G20 3-Series with our CS Style Carbon Fiber Trunk Spoiler. Each spoiler is crafted using genuine 2x2 carbon fiber designed to match any other RW or OE carbon fiber products you may have. Installation is a breeze, only requiring 3M double sided tape. Each spoiler...
  20. E90/E91/E92/E93 2011 e91 manual

    Cars - Private Party
    2011 Manual e91 wagon 83,000 $16k I think official names for paint are Bluewater Metallic and Oyster. I mentioned most everything on the Craigslist ad here: This is my first time posting a for sale in...