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  1. What to buy - Modified 2010 335i 90k or 2007 335i New Turbos 130k

    General BMW Discussions
    My old 330ci has now accumulated enough problems and niggles that its getting to the stage I cant be bothered to get her up on the jacks and sort her out. As such Im looking to get a new motor. Looking around on the usual sites there are two cars that take my fancy 1) 2010 N55 335i with a...
  2. Timing Chain changing interval for 335d? 130k miles ?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    has anyone changed the timing chain or has it failed on anyone resulting in catastrophic engine failure? I heard it happened and some recommend chain change at 130k. any thoughts on this? Can you share what milage you have?
  3. E46 318 [m43?] 130k - What should I service?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys, In my hour of need, I rushed out and bought an E46 318. Since then, I've done over a thousand miles in it and it's been fantastic (bullet dodged there), unfortunately, it came with no service history! So now I know the car runs perfectly, I am looking at keeping it long-term. I've...
  4. e36 m52 niskal engine! 130k miles help!

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi guys first bimmer and only just found out about niskal engine problems my fault should of done my research ! My car defiantly has the nickel sleeves but... It has started blue smoking when changine from high revs and cold starts (very slightly ) . It does not struggle on cold starts I have...
  5. Purchasing a 130K E91

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I'm after a E91 (touring) 320d and have seen a few which look in very good nick around the 130k mark, which I know is a lot of miles (05,06 plate) Would I be advised not to buy a car with that many miles? Do they often present huge bills? Or are they usually sound with good service history...
  6. 320d with 130k & loving it!!!

    Hey all, New to the forum & BMW owners community!! I have just bought a 320d with 130,000 on the clock for dirt cheap & the car is bullet proof, plus 50mpg!! I'm hoping the car will last me quite a few happy years =D Will upload pics soon. Jon
  7. Would you be put off by 130k on the clock of a 530d?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Looking at buying a 54 plate 530d Auto SE touring, but it has 130,000miles on the clock. Is this something to worry about?