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  1. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys, some advise please, the old girl has gone through the MOT yesterday, she passed. so good news on that front, but I have a "advisory note" on both front struts. I was in a rush so took the car to Kwikfit to get the MOT done in my lunch hour. I know that Kwikfit at times do exaggerate...
  2. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi guys couple of real amateur questions. Car passed its mot today it’s a 645 but the guy advised that the rear passenger coil spring is “ about to go “ so questions are : do all springs need to be replaced together.(or at least both back springs)? Will just replacing the bad one feel obvious...
  3. General BMW Discussions
    Hi, The car that I am going to view tomorrow passed the MOT last week. But it has the following advisories, any idea what they mean ? The car is a 64 plate 520d. Advisory notice item(s) Engine / bay covers , under guards & mouldings fitted , restricting views Thanks in advance.
  4. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    The following advisory notes were made when my MOT test was passed in October: 'offside rear outer (drive shaft boot inner clip loose)' 'offside rear (slight click noise to wheel when rotated)' I was a bit concerned when the mechanic quoted about £600 plus £100 labour - I haven't noticed...
  5. General BMW Discussions
    Hi I'm trying to fix my advisory on my last mot Slight play in steering rack Suspension arm has slight play in ball joint offside front lower (rear arm) Would this be the reason my steering wheel vibrates when I go around corners ??? Sent from my GT-I9195 using Tapatalk
  6. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello all can someone advise how serious expensive and labour intensive this advisory item would be? The car does seem to have some play in the steering but not excessive hence why only an advisory. Thank you in advance
  7. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Firstly apologies, I know the question of Run Flat Tyres has been gone over a thousand times. Advisory on the MOT is that the offside front tyre has a nail in it. MOT man says its right in the tread. Tyres are Runflats with loads of tread left, tyre pressure sensor hasnt activated Am I...
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    The car passed the MOT today with no problems, I took it to a BMW garage, however there was an advisory item, "001 Oil Leak". I have not noticed any oil on floor of garage and only do about 30 miles a week in the winter, and about 50 in the summer. Is it safe to keep an eye on the warning lights...
  9. General BMW Discussions
    I did search for a thread like this but couldn't find one with the same issue as mine. Pretty much, out of curiousity I checked the MOT history of my car, and one of the advisories was as follow... Offside Rear Radius arm rubber bush deteriorated but not resulting in excessive movement...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all been looking through previous MOTs for my '99 318i (61K miles) and see that it mentions the following as advisory: Nearside Rear upto flexi Brake pipe slightly corroded (3.6.B.2c) Anyone have an idea what the worst case scenario would be if this needed to be replaced/repaired? Also...
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