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  1. Knocking at rear side of car

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I have a 320d 2010. It's been a while I hear a lot of noise and knocking too much on tiny jumps and rough roads and even worst on big jumps. Took it to garage and they replaced suspension gauge to fix the problem but nothing changed at all. Took it to another garage and they are now asking...
  2. Discounts for car parts 4 less?

    BFuk Open Topic
    HI folks, I have my eye on some non essential parts that would be nice to have, for our spare car - 2000 1L polo (the beast) So I see car parts 4 less usually do discounts of around 17% from their slightly inflated price. The question is can anyone remember if it discounts get bigger for...
  3. Issues with in car media/phone since updating to iOS13

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, Whilst I was on holiday I updatd my iPhone and since coming back and using my phone in the car (BMW 1 Series 66 plate) there seems to be issues. I tend to connect to the car media by usingg the USB as this then allows the Spotify app to work as well as the phone etc. The Spotify...
  4. Lease Car Return

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi, My car goes back of lease in a couple of weeks (LeasePlan). They are sending someone from 'IT Fleet' to inspect and collect the car. I was expecting BCA to inspect. Anyone got experience of IT Fleet? I have a couple of small dings and scratched which are on the edge of the fair wear and...
  5. Am I missing a bit of my car?

    BMW 2 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW F22
    Hi, Just noticed this on the drivers side of my car. The open vent. Am I missing a piece of grill or is it meant to be like that?? 66 plate 218i Convertable Sport Thanks.
  6. Swirl flaps blanked and egr blanked. Car won't start. Temp in red

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, so after reading lots regarding swirl flaps I bought a blanking kit and did it myself along with the egr blanking. Checked all the connections and sensors before I was putting the parts back in place so I'm positive there's nothing disconnected. The car would start after and the temp gauge...
  7. Car finance customer research - have your say

    BFuk Open Topic
    Hi there, We're 383 Project, a customer research company, working in partnership with a large financial services provider, to understand how they can improve their customer experience, and create better financial products and services. If anyone has had any experience of buting and using car...
  8. Chris Knott for members' car insurance

    Chris Knott Insurance
    Hi, it's always good to see what experience other people have had before you make a purchase, so here's the feedback we've received at Chris Knott Insurance since 1st August. We've gathered it via Trustpilot and the various car clubs and groups we work with. I hope this inspires you to give us...
  9. Car insurance/accident advice

    General BMW Discussions
    Long story short, while on holiday I hit a boulder. Mostly superficial damage; underside panels ripped, slight paintwork damage to sill and a fair amount of paint damage to underside of front bumper. Took it to bmw as wanted an inspection just to make sure no severe damage as its a 330e. They...
  10. BMW Car Service History

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi Guys, I'm looking to buy a 2017 BMW 320D M Touring, but I'm struggling to get car service history. I have the license plate and VIN, I have spent more than 25£ in online reports, called BMW service, called the BMW local dealer, and no one, yes, no one was able to provide me the service...
  11. e39 1998 engine to 97 car

    BMW Engine Conversions
    Hello! Quick question. Can I put m52b20 1998 e39 engine to my 1997 e39 what had m52b20 1997 engine? I have some kind of siemes ecu.
  12. Gaydon car show tomorrow

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Anyone from here ? Let me know if we can team up Sent from my SM-G960F using Tapatalk
  13. Car Insurance - what to check as well as the price

    Chris Knott Insurance
    You could be missing out if you ignore the specialist brokers (especially if your car or situation is non-standard). You might think that you're going to get your best deal on a price comparison website but actually at Chris Knott we're just as likely to beat an online price as any other...
  14. the truth about runonflat car settings

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    hi all, since roflats tyres entered the market and our favourite brand ,we constantly hear that its not safe to put conventional tyres on because the settings on the car don't allow that. now ,if you ever asked your dealer and tyre shops ,which are these settings ,then you might hear so many...
  15. Sub-cheap E36 first drift car

    Motorsport and Drifting (BMW related)
    Hello, I recently decided myself to take some actions to get into the drift world and I'm trying to figure out what car to take as my first drift machine. First of all, I'm living in central Europe, so prices are quite different than UK and US. I already talked with a mechanic friend for a...
  16. 2003 E46 320d Auto - Car doesn't move immediately when Gear changed to D

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello, My car doesn't move immediately when I change the gear from P to D. When I put it to D, car stays stationary for about 3 or 4 seconds, then starts to move very very slowly, and gradually it reaches to normal speed. If I press the accelerator, same things happen in less time. It is a...
  17. Check out this car

    BFuk Open Topic
    2.00 minutes in Nice art but the car right after must be a fun time to drive https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gkZc0gUdzgs
  18. Job vs Car insurance price

    BFuk Open Topic
    Hi all so it's that time of year where my insurance is due. So iv been through the same shit as I do every year 14 years no claims 15 years driving but still my renewal is £950 all because I'm a car mechanic. But my gf can insure a 320d gt 64 reg for lest than £400 with two claims within 3...
  19. Car squeaking with rotation

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, this noise is driving me mad!!! the car squeaks (like it’s metal on metal contact, it’s in sync with engine rotation) Let me provide some background information on this. So a few months back the car started making a rumble when clutch pedal was depressed. So that would suggest throw...
  20. what car is this at 10:43?

    BFuk Open Topic
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vEOAXoYjH78
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