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      04-23-2012, 04:10 PM   #1
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Request - F30 335i engine bay and any F30 Fuse panels

Can any F30 335i owners please post some nice detailed pictures of their engine bay please ?
Something like a overview shot and then a few closeups of different components.

Also looking for someone to take a few pictures of any F30 fuse panels


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      04-28-2012, 07:27 AM   #2
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Anyone ?
This is not difficult.
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      04-28-2012, 11:24 AM   #3
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I can help out later this evening if no one else has by then. I'm on the road right now though.
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What shots are you looking for? I snapped the engine bay but there's not much to see. Don't want to take anything apart.
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Thank you very much for helping
That is a perfect overview shot.

Can you get a closeup of the areas shown in red circles aswell please ?

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      04-28-2012, 08:52 PM   #6
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Counter-clockwise from the top left:
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      04-29-2012, 02:17 PM   #7
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Perfect, thank you for your help



EDIT: Now if someone would like to take a picture of their fuse panel in the trunk and engine bay on any F30 I would be all set
A picture of the battery would also be nice

This is for any f30, not just 335i
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Perfect, thank you for your help



Now if someone would like to take a picture of their fuse panel behind the little door in the glovebox on any F30 I would be all set
What's all this about anyway? Got a project planned?
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What's all this about anyway? Got a project planned?
Yes, most intriguing!

I will gladly post a pic when I pick up my car on Tuesday, assuming you don't have one by then.
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If I had my car, I'd take the pic. With all the help and answers that E90fleet has given to this community, I'm bumping this up. Lets go guys!
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Now if someone would like to take a picture of their fuse panel behind the little door in the glovebox on any F30 I would be all set
There's a fuse box there? The manual only indicates two locations: top left on the engine bay pic, and under the trunk floor.
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I'm glad you were able to get these photos for E90Fleet. He has been very helpful and informative to the point I thought he worked for BMW SA but I guess not. I was going to snap some pictures for him today when I was at the local BMW dealer doing some test drives but they were fresh out of 335i's
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I'm glad you were able to get these photos for E90Fleet. He has been very helpful and informative to the point I thought he worked for BMW SA but I guess not. I was going to snap some pictures for him today when I was at the local BMW dealer doing some test drives but they were fresh out of 335i's
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There's a fuse box there? The manual only indicates two locations: top left on the engine bay pic, and under the trunk floor.
You are correct, i was thinking of the E90

Its the trunk and engine bay ones i would like to see
A picture of the battery would also be nice

These are for any F30, not just 335i
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What's all this about anyway? Got a project planned?
I dont have easy access to a F30 at the moment and seeing the actual parts makes interpreting the systems and wiring diagrams much easier.
Also shows what has been changed from the E90.

I also like looking at things like are the Fuses still from the OEM manufacturer Littelfuse and whats the mix of ratings used and whats the mix between ATO, Mini and Maxi fuses used on the F30.
Standard stuff one needs to know about F30
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I'm glad you were able to get these photos for E90Fleet. He has been very helpful and informative to the point I thought he worked for BMW SA but I guess not. I was going to snap some pictures for him today when I was at the local BMW dealer doing some test drives but they were fresh out of 335i's
Thank you for trying
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Will definitely take some tomorrow and post. It's the least I can do!
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Hey E90Fleet... what do you actually do? I mean, if you don't work for BMW, is this just a hobby?
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I dont have easy access to a F30 at the moment and seeing the actual parts makes interpreting the systems and wiring diagrams much easier.
Also shows what has been changed from the E90.

I also like looking at things like are the Fuses still from the OEM manufacturer Littelfuse and whats the mix of ratings used and whats the mix between ATO, Mini and Maxi fuses used on the F30.
Standard stuff one needs to know about F30
Spoken like an engineer... of some kind.

EDIT: Is there a service manual or something that a layperson like me can get a hold of?

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You are correct, i was thinking of the E90

Its the trunk and engine bay ones i would like to see
A picture of the battery would also be nice
Well here's the trunk one, very interesting stuff. Someone more adventurous than I can take apart the engine bay one.
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Hey E90Fleet, do you have the pics you need now?
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Perfect, thank you all
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