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  1. Empty London on Christmas day

    BFuk Open Topic
    BBC Arts - BBC Arts - The eerily empty shopping streets of London on Christmas Day I always wondered how those films were made with the idea of a empty city as a result of a suposed devastating scenario.
  2. Delivery Day - First BMW

    General BMW Discussions
    Hey, First time posting and first time BMW owner, due to take collection of my 2018 2 Series Coupé (218i Sport) this afternoon and I can’t wait! I’ve never owned a BMW before, and although only going for an entry level mode is there anything I need to know or be aware of? Additionally, is...
  3. No brakes on my e61 ...... Please help # headache all day

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hey guys , Im having some trouble with my E61 touring .. I took the brake calipers off to get them painted black so they would look clean and mach the rest of the car . after 2 days i got them back so by that time all fluid had dripped out , i put the calipers back on the car and changed the...
  4. Second day driving my new (used) Z4 2.5 2011 and noticed rough idle and clunking

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    Hi. I need your advice. I picked up my second hand Z4 yesterday and took it of a longer run. On the way back there was clunking noise at lower speeds (1st, 2nd gear, it's an automatic, the 6 speed one). Then I noticed rough idle. It gets pretty bad and the car is shaking. I stopped the car and...
  5. Not a good day!!!!

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Pulling onto my drive this morning when a young woman in an Astra drove into the side of me on the wrong side of the road! No one was hurt, which is the main thing, but I'm a bit shaken up, & pretty devastated that my pride & joy is in such a state. Worrying that it'll be writen off. Been in...
  6. Cadwell Park TRACK DAY - Exclusive numbers - 31st October - TMS Motorsport

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi All, We at TMS Motorsport are hosting an Open Pit Lane track day at Cadwell Park on Tuesday 31st October 2017. This will be an Exclusive limited numbers track day, with just 25 cars on track at any one time. This will allow for plenty of room (it works out about 1 car per every 144 metres...
  7. F30 coding backlit dials during the day?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Evening all. Just bought a 2016 F30 320d M Sport and want to find out if there is a way to have the backlights on the dials lit up during the day with the lights on the Autolight position. Had a look and could not find the option to do it. Can anyone help me out? Thanks, Hal
  8. Rolling Road Day - Forum Users

    General Meets Discussions
    I've done some searching on the forum and haven't found much evidence of a recent Rolling Road day for forum members, am I looking in the wrong places or is nothing in place? It would be great to get something put together before the weather really deteriorates!, meet some members and of course...
  9. Helluva day!

    BFuk Open Topic
    Family long weekend away.. 200 mile drive. Should've taken 3.30 hours, took 6 hours due to every other Muppet breaking down or crashing. Probably didn't spend more that 30 minutes at 70mph for the whole journey! 50 miles from the destination and the heavens opened in biblical fashion. 20 miles...
  10. Sad day:

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    If anyone sees an m sport bumper ideally with PDC going cheap please let me know :-( Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  11. I need to sell my track day!

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all I am trying to sell a track day booked at Donington Park for this coming Sunday This is a track day worth over £200 as it is a full day open pit lane with a garage booked which I can now no longer attend and the company offer no refunds The bidding starts at a lowly £125 on eBay as I...
  12. E90 320d lumpy/missfire on 1st start of the day no codes though

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys on the first start of the day my 320d runs really bad like it has a missfire rev for about 30seconds then its fine no error codes or lights on dash what could be causing it cheers in advance.
  13. X3 another day another fault :)

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Just when I think all is good... wham!!! Lumpy tickover and code 4b10 smooth running controller appears. I've been reading online and this points to a faulty injector or more. My question is.. I've got a c310 reader and can't see the injector values. I could pull the wires from one at a time...
  14. one day into new ownership.... ABS, DSC and Handbrak warning light (Amber)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey so bought the 325i SE it' is actually really awesome and the mileage seems genuine it is practically mint, engine is butter smooth, pulls well and the gearbox is very smooth too. All in all quite happy however on the 200+ mile trip home, all of the lights in the subject came on, and I am...
  15. Nightmare 1st day

    Hi guys, Happy to say I'm now the proud owner of a 3 series as of Friday. Unfortunately the journey does not start well. Ok came out of the supermarket yesterday to watch someone reverse twice in to the back of my car. Damage isn't too bad but it has left about a foot long scratch at the top...
  16. A good shine for a grey day

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    2 hours hard work this morning and long over due. Over at the parents so took advantage of my dad's array of Autoglym products :hihi all ready for it's MOT on Tuesday. Neutralising shampoo (2 bucket method), rinse and a shammy. Followed by door trims, alloys, bumper shine then tyre shine...
  17. Rockingham evening track day

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi, I'm planning to head down to Rockingham for evening track day this evening. Anyone used that track before? Is it any good for a newb in a stock e46 330Ci and his even more newb friend in a stock mark 5 R32? Cheers,
  18. Bmw goes into limp mode every day no solution

    General BMW Discussions
    Diagnostic machine won't read my car, engine malfunction light is on car goes in an out of limp mode, changed and sensors an prop shafts still the same
  19. Faulty N/S Angel Eye/ Side Light / Day Light Running

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    The nearside Angel eye/ side light/ day light running light failed to illuminate this morning, previously worked fine on my 2009 E-93. On looking into the vehicles hand book page 227 says the side lights, parking lights ,daytime driving lights are a H8,35 watt bulb accessed from under a cover...
  20. Charity Track Day at RAF Marham, Norfolk

    BFuk Open Topic
    Not sure if this is in the right place so Mod's please move if necessary. RAF Marham is hosting it's first charity track day in 2016 on 28th - 29th May. All details and info can be found at RAF Marham Charity Track Days and on board footage can be found on YouTube by searching RAF Marham Track...