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  1. General BMW Discussions
    last tuesday i was greeted by a prius which failed to give way on a roundabout and i ploughed into it. took pictures of where my car was etc, started recording and went over to confront the driver, he admitted on camera that its his fault and his brakes dont work and he was very late to his...
  2. General BMW Discussions
    Jist sharing my experience so far... I had an accident the other day that wasn't my fault - awaiting liability response, however it was on a roundabout and I heard that these cases are usually settled in a 50/50 manner. I'm going to reject 50/50 (if the other guy tries to be clever) and go all...
  3. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Well this morning turned out to start differently to how I wanted it to. I was heading to a meeting and a guy tried to quickly change lane into the one I was in which resulted in him hitting the side of me and pushing me into a tall kerb till we stopped. Now it didnt damage as much as I thought...
  4. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys. Today was a very unlucky day for me and my poor e65 730d. Some plonker decided to do a u-turn on a give way and while i was stationary, he reversed in to my front bumper, not directly in front but across (horizontally) ripping the reg holder trim off, the trim with the parking sensor...
  5. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi guys I've been rear ended in my 635d and am now in the process of getting it repaired. Could you recommend what parts I will need ie bumper carrier ect... Also any decent cost effective garages in the Hertfordshire/Bedfordshire area Thanks pictures will follow
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey guys, I have just had my car repaired after being in an accident that cause mostly cosmetic damage to the rear quarter panel and front wing. The car still seem to be driving fine for now, but for some reason the rear drivers side wheel is rubbing on the arch. The rear drivers side seem to...
  7. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    A week ago my car rolled into the back of a 4x4, it appeared not to be damaged but when i tried to open the bonnet it was stuck shut. The damage is a scuff on the passanger side of bumper, headlight on that side has been pushed back about 2cm. I have been to some garages but have had varying...
  8. General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, I need to ask for your advice regarding the fact that I believe my car (640d MSport) has been in an accident. I bought the car about 12 months ago from an approved BMW Dealer. The car was 2 years old at that time. Outwardly the car seemed fine, However since then I had quite a few...
  9. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    5 Series - Fitting a Transcend 16GB DrivePro 200 Car Video Recorder Hi, I have a 5 Series F10 Saloon. I am looking at the Transcend 16GB DrivePro 200 Car Video Recorder with Built-In Wi-Fi Transcend 16GB DrivePro 200 Car Video Recorder with: Amazon.co.uk: Electronics Has anyone any...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys, I hope I have posted in the correct section ? I have recently been driving around in a E46 320 after years of E39 ownership. (Still have a 530d ) The thing is I made a slightly misjudged entrance to a driveway the other day and as a result I have a cracked ns alloy and the curtain and...
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey guys, Sadly my first post is a bit shite. Had an accident the other day when the car in front stopped on the dual carriageway and has damaged my car :( Hardly any damage to the bumper, but the bonnet + slam panel are fucked. Do you guys reckon it's a writeoff? Should i claim on my...
  12. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all I bought a f10 530d last year, 2012 m sport which was immaculate. A few weeks ago my partner crashed it into a lamp post causing damage to the front passenger wing, well everything in that corner. She was third party on the car so I'm having to foot the bill myself. I've almost put it...
  13. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hey everyone I have a e46 msport 325 53plate And I smashed the front end Now it's the face lift model and I need: 2 headlights Bonnet Slam panel And wings and all the stuff behind the bumper Now I have these questions so I can source the correct parts Can I use an ordinary coupe bonnet...
  14. General BMW Discussions
    from the article: A major accident involving nine cars occurred on Sunday night, December 21, on the Moscow Garden Ring road. 9 pictures and videos in the gallery .
  15. Car Insurance
    Hi, I had an accident on 11th September 2014, a driver went into the back of me when I was very slowly going over some big speed bumps in a retail park. The driver was doing some speed and can't have been looking as there was no way that they wouldn't have seen my car moving slowly over speed...
  16. Car Insurance
    3 weeks ago someone drove into me whilst stationary, they and their insurer admitted full liability and took my car to one of their approved repairers and provided me a hire car, so far so good, however after visiting the repair shop I find some additional damage has been done whilst in their...
  17. Car Insurance
    So last evening whilst I was stopped in a line of traffic an idiot came out of a side road and basically drove into the front of my 650i :hissyfit:yikes due to the fact he was looking the opposite way at the oncoming traffic, fortunately no injuries to me or my son and luckily for me there was a...
  18. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, My sister has had a truck reverse into the side of her car causing damager as per pictures, no air bags went off but im assuming this is normal as it was side impact. A quick look on autotrader suggests a value of approx £5500 to £6500. The insurance is being sorted by Albany Assistance via...
  19. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all I heard of a loud bang when I drove off to a petrol station. The distance was less than a mile. At the courtyard of Asda petrol station, the NS front wheel nearly fell off! The control arm hanging loose, only supported by the front ball joint. The bang was the snap of the inner ball...
  20. Car Insurance
    Hi guys, Firstly thank you for any advice passed on here. I own a 2008 325 m sport coupe. It was recently in an accident which resulted in the back passenger side alloy hitting the kirb and the passenger side seat and pillar airbags being deployed. The damage to the back wheel does not look too...
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