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  1. BMW Cars for Sale
    Introduction Here is my BMW F10 530D M sport on carbon black, the car is in great condition. 1 previous owner, (family member). 69,750 miles from brand new (may slightly increase). Full BMW service history from new Full MOT history All original paper work, service book in the original BMW...
  2. 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...
  3. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys I have recently bought a F31 335d estate from BMW’s approved used stock. Thats how it was sold to me. It’s coming up for a service (according to the car) and I started to look for the service history. It wasn’t included with paperwork for the car so I contacted the dealers service dept...
  4. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi everyone, First post, just picked up a 2014 320i X-drive. Purchased from my local Honda main dealer of all places but they are part of a large group so sell all makes 2nd hand. Anyway, I have had Audi's for many years, this is my first BMW and so far was liking the car. I have now got a...
  5. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Im in the process of replacing the lost service book for my 59 plate 635d, I have spoke to the BMW garages who have serviced the car and both are happy to stamp up the service book as they still have a record of the work carried out. The car had its first service at 25,000 at 2 year 4 months...
  6. General BMW Discussions
    Recently bought a 635d with full service history however the service book has been lost but I have a print out from BMW showing all the services the car has had and where, I also have two duplicate invoices for two of the services done at BMW. The services were carried out by Stratstone...
  7. General BMW Discussions
    Hi Folks. I picked up a very well priced 535d E60 last night. Before i purchased, the seller claimed the car did have a full history up to his ownership but the history was misplaced. Naturally i thought 'yeah right', but rang my local BMW dealer who said they could see history for it but not...
  8. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Guys, I have no service history in the idrive on my car it has had 5 services 4 x Park Lane London and 1 x Cotswold Cheltenham.How can i get those services put into the Idrive on my car. I also want to build a manual history so will need a service book. I have emailed both branches twice the...
  9. BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    can you check service history through vin number thanks
  10. General BMW Discussions
    Hi peeps, When looking to buy a used car, I get that you can look on the iDrive to see if there is an overdue service, but is there a way to tell if one has been missed in the past? For example (and using imaginary mileage points as I know it is condition based stuff) - if you were looking at...
  11. Auto Electrical Forum
    After having my car in to Sytners in Sheffield in April of this year for a new steering rack fitting. The service history on my I drive has "disappeared " The car is in with them now and they "think" they can reinstate this. What's your thoughts on this guys TIA
  12. General BMW Discussions
    Hi guys, I have recently purchased a 62 reg 320d sport, I have been told that it has full main dealer service history. But I can't find any trace of it anywhere, is it logged in the onboard computer and if so how do I access it Thanks in advance for your replys
  13. BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hi, I'm hoping that an expert with ISTA can help direct me on where/how i can locate information on the last time a regeneration was completed using ISTA? I don't do many miles at the moment so i force a manual regen every month or 500 miles or so as these are mostly town driven at the moment...
  14. General BMW Discussions
    Hi All, thought we would write an article on the History of the Turbocharger The full article about the History of the Turbocharger can we read on our blog :) A short history of Turbocharging Internal combustion pioneers Gottileb Daimler and Rudolf Diesel are credited with first exploring the...
  15. General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, noob here and hopefully someone can help me out. I am looking to purchase 2008-BMW-2-0-318I-M-SPORT from a trader on Ebay, he doesnt have any service history and the car was ex fleet. Now i believe that i can check this with BMW online? i did go to https://www.bmw-service.co.uk/ and...
  16. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Bought a e90 2007 57 m47 engine 320d What do I need to keep an eye on? I'm doing a major service all filters oils etc and prob gonna get a mock mot to see what the 'running gear' is looking like? Any advice welcome ?
  17. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I got a quick question, I have been looking at 3 series estates but now looking into 5 series estates but wondered when your buying one with a full service history, is there a list somewhere that will tell you what should be changed at a certain mileage? I ask because I am looking at cars with...
  18. General BMW Discussions
    I have put a £200 deposit on a 52000 mile 2012 320d (184) touring and need a bit of advice please. I am worried about the timing chain issues which are pretty well documented. I have read that an updated version of the n47 engine (n47n) was introduced in March 2011 to resolve the problem and...
  19. General BMW Discussions
    Just wondering if my 2016 520d should have a Service history Book or not ? i havn't got one anyway Thanks
  20. General BMW Discussions
    Hi everyone, New on here, and I have been looking for an e46 for a while. I have been offered one with service invoices from BMW and independent garages but no BMW Service Book as such. One of the invoices even says the service book is missing. What would you guys think of this? Obviously no...
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