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  1. Introductions
    Hello all Currently have Subaru Impreza STi hatch, love it but it is now 7 years old and I cannot think what to replace it with. FWD is a no no after the fun of AWD. BMW 3 series touring xdrive seems the obvious choice. Will post more in the appropriate section of the forum, I have lots of...
  2. Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    Hey all. I've just picked up my 430d xdrive. It's quite well specced, but without enhanced Bluetooth. I'd quite like the "office" feature. Is there anyone who has the software to code this for me. I'm in Lincoln at weekends and Banbury during the week. Thanks in advance Richie K
  3. Introductions
    Just like to say hi and share with you guys my first BMW. Tis a 2004 E46 330Ci Coupé and it's a beauty. Only had it 3 weeks but time flies when you're having fun ;) Only has 76k miles on it and is completely stock and untouched, I've only added a new radio last week for bluetooth and handsfree...
  4. Introductions
    Hi Guys, just joined up after being recommended by a friend.. Got an 08 320d Msport coupe and just bought an E36 318ti compact with intentions of turning it into a track car.
  5. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hello All, I am looking for a decent Independent garage who will do the servicing on my E31 97 plate 8 series. I am nervous about giving it to just anyone as its much loved and I do not want to get fleeced by someone who doesn't know 8 series very well. I am from Stamford in Lincolnshire and...
  6. Yorkshire and Humberside Region Meets
    Hi are there any lincolnshire meets, new to the bmw scene and looking to chat and get advice.
  7. Introductions
    Hi guys I'm a newbie to bmw world, bought my first e60 520d in October '13 and love it, it's been wrapped in alpine white and Matt black roof and wing mirrors got a lot of plans for her when I get the funds :)
  8. Introductions
    Hi all, I registered a couple of years back with my E36 318 M tec tourer, but had to sell due to a company car :frown. Today I bought a Titan silver '06 320D M Sport Touring so back in the fold. Can't wait to collect on Sat! I was a mechanic in a previous career so do all of my own work on my...
  9. BMW ECU Tuning and Standalone Tuning
    hi Anyone able to recommend someone to remap my 525D in the East Midlands area. Thanks Jim
  10. Freshly detailed 320cd

    Freshly detailed 320cd

  11. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Can any one recommend a garage in or around North Lincolnshire please? I saw on another thread there is one in Louth - but that is too to be convenient - Hull is closer... I have just bought a 320cd and am dredding the swirl flap failure, but don't want to take it to a general garage that may...
  12. General BMW Discussions
    Report Post Popping my 'first post cherry' with this so be kind...! Bought a 318ti M Sport recently and after a few weeks it threw an airbag light. Did a bit of searching around and thought it might be the passenger occupancy sensor. I made a bypass switch but still the problem...
  13. Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    Popping my 'first post cherry' with this so be kind...! Bought a 318ti M Sport recently and after a few weeks it threw an airbag light. Did a bit of searching around and thought it might be the passenger occupancy sensor. I made a bypass switch but still the problem persisted. Decided to take...
  14. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Morning all, I'm after a recommendation for a local independent bmw garage in the lincolnshire area. I have a number of jobs including retrofit of the ipod integration kit and front PDC and also possibly an ECU remap. I suspect I will be visiting the garage quite often over the next couple of...
  15. Introductions
    Hey everyone im Chris, brought my first bmw a few days ago its a e36 316e with its fair share of issues but its a project to sink my teeth in to so no doubt youll be seeing my requests for advice shortly :-) hope to be bouncing idea off you all soon or even helping if i can :-)
  16. Introductions
    Hi all, Quite new to bm ownership, but loving it already! We have an E61 525i SE with a few goodies and an E88 118d M Sport fo a bit of top off action:confused Looks like a good community to be part of :D
  17. Introductions
    hi ppl my name is mark just recently brought a 316i compact i joined for advice and to meet others :D
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    i live in gainsborough, lincolnshire. And I have a 325 TDS SE Auto, the gearbox is being a nightmare, no power getting to the rear wheels, not sure what it is at this point! Possibly the torque convert etc etc Im wondering if there is anybody in the area that has experience with converting to a...
  19. General BMW Discussions
    Can anybody recommend a reputable BMW Independant garage/mechanic in the Lincolnshire area. I have a few niggles with my E36 328i which need sorting before spring. Cheers Ian
  20. BFuk Open Topic
    Basically, just moved house, and finally getting round to getting everything done. All I'm after now is a Sparky to come and connect up for me. I'm trained to 16th Edition, but after losing my job, never got round to 17th Edition and Part P. I've wired the garage in singles and conduit, all...