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  1. BMW Buying Experience

    Hi I am Omar a MSc UX design student at Kingston University. The aim of this survey is to understand client’s buying experience when purchasing a BMW car from the show room with a view to offer to improving the service. The survey should only take 5 minutes to complete. All data collected will...
  2. Tyre Experience Needed

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hello all I have just purchased a 2006 E92 325i in SE spec which has the 17 inch v-spoke 188 alloy wheels. Almost everything about the car is perfect except for the tyres which, although being Bridgestone run flats with plenty of tread, are 5 years old on the back and 9!! years old on the front...
  3. Anyone any experience of owning/driving a Volvo S40/V50 2.4 D5?

    BFuk Open Topic
    Hi there, I'm currently going through the fun and games of a house move and my current E92 320i is not proving to be the most practical thing for numerous trips to the local tip and moving boxes etc. I am therefore considering getting another runabout with a bit more space in it (though...
  4. Handover Experience & electric seats on X3

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi All Having had a 3 series previously with the family growing thought I would get an X3, so I collected my new G01 X3 the other day. Hopefully the people of this forum can help me with a couple of things; 1. On collecting our X3 the sales adviser sat us down at the desk and got all the...
  5. E46 320d oil catch can experience

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Greetings everyone, In case anyone is looking into installing an oil catch can or has done so, I would like to talk about my experience and to ask for other opinions on people who messed with these things. So, in autumn last year I have installed an oil catch can due to the engine oil breather...
  6. Snows bmw Portsmouth recall bad experience

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi I've just had the b+ recall done today by snows Portsmouth they've had my car since Thursday never got it into workshop till this morning gets a call at 13.30 asking me to collect car had major issues with that but that's another story. Goes into collect and gets told they found one fault...
  7. Anyone have experience with Mppk for f30 330d?

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi guys, I've been reading about these mppk kits from bmw. From what I've read I understand you get a new intercooler and ecu which gives you an extra 30hp and more torque. Reviews seem really positive with most users saying it's totally changed how the car feels. I can't seem to find any...
  8. Newb with loads of experience coming back to BMW with a new (to me) E92

    Hello there, So I tried Italian rubbish and lasted just under 11 months before I caved in and bought an E92 335d. This place is a gold mine of knowledge and helpful people, so I look forward to helping others and being helped at some point. :thumbsup :hihi So the car I bought is a 2007 on a 56...
  9. Hids-Direct - Very bad experience with MTEC Angel Eyes

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hids-Direct - bad experience with MTEC Angel Eyes I got Mtec Angel Eyes Ver4 from Hids-Direct for BMW E90 320D .. never again .. i open the box both of them scratched deep on the plastic side .. the side paint is off as well .. i send them e-mail and the answer was they scratch them by them...
  10. Autoglass experience on F25

    General BMW Discussions
    So I had a chip right on the top edge of my windscreen. My insurer uses Autoglass so I paid the excess and the bloke turned up to change the screen a few days later. Screen is replaced but he does not have the new clips required to replace the trims which run down both sides of the windscreen...
  11. DPF removal and remap experience after 50k 320d e90 lci

    BMW ECU Tuning and Standalone Tuning
    Hi everyone I am a fresh owner of beautiful 89k e90 320d 09. I love this car already and would like to remove DPF and block egr for a healthy breathing. Removing DPF and EGR block comes witha remap to around 210bhp. My qustion is.... Does anyone have a long term experience on the same...
  12. Official 320D F30 'Remap' - My experience

    BMW ECU Tuning and Standalone Tuning
    Hi all, As you can probably see this is my first post on here, so hello and I just wanted to say thank you for providing me with so much information about BMW! I’ve been through the forum and taken knowledge with me I thought it time to give a something back (By no means am I an expert this is...
  13. My experience with common issues on 2002 E46 325i

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, i recently got myself a 325i E46 auto, it's a 2002 and the car looks lovely inside and out (better then most 2 or 3 year old cars) had it for about 2 weeks now and had a few common issue with it... I have sorted them out so thought i would give some advice on what to look for / how to fix...
  14. Any first hand experience of a remap on an M2?

    BMW Tuning Forum
    As thread title. I am looking at a remap on my M2 to freshen things up a bit. Anybody got any first hand experience? Lots in the USA but not much over here.
  15. i8 experience

    General BMW Discussions
    Has anyone got or have driven an i8 ? What are they like ?
  16. 2014 F25 X3 3.5D Replacement tyres experience.

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Last week, after 24500 miles from new I finally decided to replace all my original 19" Pirelli P Zero Runflats. I had contemplated only replacing the fronts ( 1-1.5mm RTD) as the rears still had 4mmRTD. The rears would probably have carried on to 35000 miles, but as I had experienced a very...
  17. Review of my experience with Longlife Surrey (South London)

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi All, I thought I'd share my experience with Longlife Surrey Exhausts (Carshalton, Sutton), as a bit of a warning if anyone is considering using them to do exhaust work on their car... Here it goes (with images attached): I had a truly awful experience getting an exhaust installed at...
  18. Car lover's experience of claiming with Chris Knott

    Chris Knott Insurance
    Hi, you'll be aware we regularly post examples of the feedback we receive and these are geared more around members' experience of our prices. But here's an unsolicited tale of the experience of one car club member who needed our help when his car was stolen... "Well as promised here is my...
  19. Dynamic experience unable to select sport or sport+

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi All, I'm new here and hoping somebody may be able to provide some advice regarding an issue I cannot locate anywhere else on the internet. I own a 2012 520D which since the weekend I cannot select Sport or Sport+ mode using the driver experience switch, similarly I can no longer turn off...
  20. Experience with replace headlight cover for BMW 3 E92?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello, have you some experiences with headlight lens cover replaceement for e92? My friend bought on ebay covers for x3 E83 and it looks same like original. Have you any experiences with that? THank you