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  1. General BMW Discussions
    Hey all, So I wanted to get the thoughts from all of you here... I am looking to buy a car as an investment and make a bit of money on in the next couple of years. So to do this, I need to go for something that is going to get classic car status very soon, and will need some work done to it...
  2. General BMW Discussions
    Please go easy on me -) I ve just traded my 09 ML350 for a 2014 M320i Sport (petrol) Auto Xdrive Touring. Ive bought it privately and it came with run flats, service plan till 2019 and a spare set of wheels with winter tyres (too good to refuse I thought) The car has a full BMW history and...
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, First post so please be gentle ! Righty from the outset im pretty much born and bred a merc man having at least 10 or so in the last few years (bar a couple of VW's and a token Volvo !) So as it turns out there is now nothing left in the Merc range that takes my fancy as my daily...
  4. General Meets Discussions
    Here's some pics i had taken from this months meet at Ace Cafe. Was a good turnout. Enjoy :hihi
  5. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hello good members of bimmerforums!!! I have a question about alloy wheels and how much work will need doing..... I have a 1992 e36 coupe, at the mo its sitting on standard 16" alloys. Looks ok but i want something a bit BIGGER. I was at my friends garage a few days ago, drinking cup after...
  6. BFuk Open Topic
    Hi guys, I had a bit of a scenario on my morning route to work. There was an absolute tool behind me in a 240 estate and he clearly wanted to over take me on a B road. I was doing my usual speed limit enjoying the cruise. Got to a roundabout and i took the inside lane to try and restrict him...
  7. EndTuning Bimmerforums Shop
    Dear All, Myself and my Brother had our cars tuned by Enda yesterday, We are both pleased with the outcome. After having the engine remapped, the acceleration is intoxicating. There is a noticeable 'thrust' as it spools up and gathers it's skirt. After we had our cars tuned, we found a...
  8. BMW Tuning Forum
    Dear All, Myself and my Brother had our cars tuned by Enda yesterday, We are both pleased with the outcome. After having the engine remapped, the acceleration is intoxicating. There is a noticeable 'thrust' as it spools up and gathers it's skirt. After we had our cars tuned, we found a...
  9. Introductions
    alright everyone, come across the site sems like its going to be handy for all technical aspects aswell as buying and selling parts, bought a 318i convertible about 2 years ago, had about 4 other projects at the same time so its pretty much sat up until last couple of months, just had it mot'd...
  10. General BMW Discussions
    Hi Fellas Thinking about getting my wife a new car for work - probably about 3-4k a year miles wise. Been drawn towards a MB slk I hated them a few years back but for some reason I'm drawn towards them :confused Anyone in the know? Here's one I've seen 1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK 230K 2dr Auto...
  11. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Just another day at the office!:D Some 1-1 tuition for our customer today who wanted to learn the basics in prep, some Enhancement DA polishing and protection! He basically wanted to focus on enhancement rather than correction as his car was in excellent to start with! The day went very well and...
  12. General BMW Discussions
    So I was driving back home, came round a roundabout onto the A20 and a Merc (as above) pulled out another turning infront of me and went for it. Thinking I'll give him a go, gave chase... well tried to! His car just out accelerated me in all gears! I was shocked to say the least. Parkers says...
  13. BMW Tuning Forum
    just out of interest really to see if it's viable/been done before? a c230 kompressor unit onto a bmw engine? anyone know anything?
  14. BFuk Open Topic
    Just wondered if anyone has done them before. Ive done a few and there a right pain on the arse. Got two to do on monday at work :shifty: Anyone know an easy way? We have the hydralic spring compressor but they are really a paint because of the size of the spring compared to the strut assembly...
  15. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi All A question i really need help with? i recently bought my new BMW 330D E46 2002. The query i have is - will my Alloys from a Merc CLK W208 fit onto my new BMW 330D E46 2002. The alloys i had imported from Germany a while back, they are Lorinser 18" Staggered. I had a compatability...
  16. General BMW Discussions
    After seeing a repeat of this classic top gear episoide i wondered which i myself would buy. I know i should be biased. But out of the three i really do prefer the merc. Sorry, the m3 is just too silky smooth for my liking. The merc is more aggressive and almost parculiar, which i like. As...
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