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  1. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    The car is just over 3 years old with 28000 on the clock. The official figures state: 48.7mpg urban, 65.7mpg extra-urban, 57.6 combined. I have had the car a week, and have done about 10 short journeys from cold (2-3 miles) and one 100 mile journey today with about 80 of those on the motorway...
  2. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi I have a 530d and want the usuall remapp and dpf removed. But I'm just wondering has any one got dyno or estimate power figures off this. Thanks luke
  3. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Add in ur comment vehicle description driving style tuned or standard and average mpg ... il start 330d 2007 6 speed, mixture of town and A road driving, standard, drive with an occasinol heavy foot avarage 34mpg main thermostat and glow plug controller needs replacing
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Just wondering what fuel economy people are getting from their e46 330d m sport tourer's (204bhp) Only had this car on the road a few weeks as it needed a fair amount of work. Things I have done are as follows. 1. Heater plugs and relay. 2. E.g.r. Valve. 3. Rebuilt auto transmission and...
  5. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi gents I am new to this forum and also just paid deposit on my first ever BMW. Been an Audi A6 man for last 15 years. I am getting a 64 plate ex-demo 530d M Sport, It says the performance is 0-60 in 5.8 sec, 258 bhp and 53.3 mpg combined. Can someone confirm all these figures for me, no...
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys Just connected up the OBD code reader into my car and i just want to understand some figures. There's an option to "View Freeze Frame" and i want to understand some of the figures to determine if they are showing the correct figures: MAF (g/s) = 41.61 MAP (kPa) = 117 Do these numbers...
  7. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hello guys, been looking into both of these stunning vehicles to upgrade to one, just out of curiosity what mpg figures are you getting urban, extra urban and combined? I know you don't buy it for the mpg but i'm just curious because i've looked into an r32 but it isn't worth the fuel doing 20...
  8. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hey guys looking to buy a e60 525d in the next few months, just wondering what peoples mpg is around town as thats what ill mostly be doing but dont trust the figures they claim they can get? Im starting to think of getting an auto but how much worse are they than manuals? thanks
  9. BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi this is my first post! Ive got an E36 323i coupe with m50 manifold big bore throttle boddies KN high flow panel filter and scorpian cat back, what sort of figures would i be looking at after a remap? Thanks!
  10. Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    HI, I have recently purchased the BMW scanner 1.4.0 which i have used to cure a few error codes but i have a flat spot in the rev range and want to check the maf readings, is it possible to do this with this reader? Car is 2001 e46 320d Thanks in advance
  11. General BMW Discussions
    Hi guys i have noticed recently my car is using more diesel than normal i am having to fuel up more often and i am losing 20- 30 miles on every £20 of diesel i put in the engine has been rebuilt in 2011 the stats been changed last year its running up to temp all glow plugs been replaced...
  12. BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi All I'm new to the forum today and wanted to ask a question regarding my car's performance results. I'm potentially looking to get the car re-mapped in the near future and wanted to check the base figures are about right before doing anything too drastic! The specification of the car is as...
  13. General BMW Discussions
    What's everyone's real MPG Figures then? Pre and post tuning. Diesel and Petrol too please :thumbsup I'm in the market for another 320D, I've had one previously that did 40mpg on my commute which was mixed stop start traffic and some 30/40mph runs. My OBC did say approx 50though the lying git!
  14. General BMW Discussions
    Hello As you can tell I'm new, so hi! I'm just wondering if anybody has figures for the above? I'm in the market for an e90 330i saloon sport, manual (preferably the facelifted model). There doesn't seem to be many around and I heard that production stopped in 2009? Does anyone have some...
  15. BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi! I want to remap but I read that if there is too much torque you can ruin the drivetrain... Are there safe figures to increase to? Cheers Folks:thumbsup
  16. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Could someone kindly point me in the right direction to find these? Also, as a side note, how reliable is the consumtion gauge in the dash?
  17. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I've got the chance of a 2000plate 525i manual and am wondering if the 35-40 mpg that the owner swears by is feasible? Maybe he coasts down a lot of hills or has the wind behind him? I've had a quick trawl, but can't find any figures from owners. What do you actual owners of these cars get?
  18. General BMW Discussions
    Hey, I was looking for peoples experiance on the above car with regards to fuel economy. What are the realistic figures from experiance? Any help appreciated. Thanks, Tam.
  19. General BMW Discussions
    1 series E87 The only rear-wheel drive hatchback on the market, diesel engines are best to go for if you're after economy and good fun, but the powerful 130i will attract many with its 265bhp. great for modifying. Model________Production YR______Engine___power___0-62_____top...
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