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  1. How to fix N54 carbon build up: RB external PCV modification, catch cans and cleaning

    General BMW Discussions
    Sorry for the images with the white section but I have to do it or they appear the wrong way up. The videos aren't displaying correctly, I think they need admin verification and even then I think there might be a limit on how many I can link for some reason? As promised, this is my how to guide...
  2. E63 (630i 2008 LCI) wirelessly mobile phone charger modification - cheap, less than £11

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi all, I wanted a cheap method of wirelessly using my phone in the car. First mod was a bluetooth receiver. The second part was wirelessly charging the phone. My 630i (E63) has the generic phone snap-in tray, but nothing available for a Samsung S7. Instead, I bought a DIY wireless charging...
  3. Wheel spacers consider as modification, insurance?

    General BMW Discussions
    Hello all Wheel spacers count as modifications from insurance point ? Thanks Salman
  4. HELP *** G30 530d xdive i want modified; suspension, bodykit, exhaust, remap

    BMW Tuning Forum
    HELP *** G30 530d xdrive i want modified; suspension, bodykit, exhaust, remap Dear all, I have recently purchased a G30 530d xdrive, touring M sport, with adaptive suspension. I am looking at tweaking the car to have a more aggressive look and feel. I will be breaking this section down into...
  5. ECU box modification for water ingress

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I was interested to see if anyone has modified the box that the ECU is housed in? I have recently had my ECU fail due to water filling the box and the rubber valve failing and not letting water out (Luckily seeing BWChiptune this weekend for a new one :thumbsup). I got rid of the valve but...
  6. F15 Order modification

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hey all, So after placing order for the X5 40d M sport we received an email to say that the black alloys we had chosen were no longer available due to the upgrade but another set (469m jet black) were instead going to be fitted. Has anyone else had this with their order? We placed the order...
  7. Bmw 1 series modification helpd

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Hello, are there any places in birmingham that can carry out car modifications. What im looking for at the moment is coilovers for my 120d m sport. Any help anyone? Also does anyone have any used ones for sale for my car?
  8. BMW 116i Exhaust

    BMW Tuning Forum
    I'd like to apologise in advance as I am sure this question has already been asked a few times but I cant find anything clear. I've recently turned 17 and want to learn more about cars as I'll have my own very soon hopefully I'm getting a BMW 116i (1.6L) Manual its age will probably be between...
  9. F30 3.20İ Exhaust Modification

    BMW Tuning Forum
    hi everyone, i modified the Exhaust system. =)
  10. CH340t Chip Vag com cable modification

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi Everyone, I have recently bought a cable with CH340t chip set. Forgot to check the chip spec before buying :mad. My question is: could anyone please confirm if the cable with this chip set can be successfully modified so it can be used with Inpa? In case the modification can be done could...
  11. E46 M54 CDV modification question.

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I am not getting on well with the clutch in my newly acquired car, and think its because of the clutch delay valve. From reading through various threads, i see that the options are to either just remove the CDV and rejoin the 2 pipes, or buy a "passthrough" valve that looks like the CDV, but im...
  12. Diagnostic cable modification; join or cut+join?

    Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    To read codes on my former cars, I was always able to borrow someone else's equipment, but I would like to have my own ready when and where I need it. So I got myself one of those Chinese sets of Carsoft cables and software, got it running properly. On my 12/'00 320i I've been unable to connect...
  13. 2009 BMW 630i - Exhaust Modification / Resonator Advice

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi Guys, First thread I've created so hoping you can give me a push in the right direction. After saving for a while I've finally decided to hopefully get myself a second hand 630i if I can find one in my price range with decent miles (under 90k and Full Service History). :hyper I've been...
  14. E36 320i 1996 saloon modification

    BFuk Open Topic
    Hi I'm sort of new to this so bare with me!! I have recently started upgrading my 320i to the M3 spec externally and internally which is going very well and looking amazing so no problems there! I have put a set of genuine M3 wheels on and it looks to me like it sitting a little high especially...
  15. 320d exhaust modification peformance???

    E90
    Hi All, I currently have a downward facing exhaust as i beleive my e90 320d is a non dpf model. I am planning on getting this tip changed to a twin tip. Will this affect the car at all? I know some people on here have carried this mod out. How is the car after the mod. Any negatives? Also...
  16. BMW E36 328i Rocker cover modification

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi all I was browsing through the old internet and came across all of these JDM people who are putting the "rising sun" on the rocker covers of their show cars. I also have heard of a guy, in Bristol, that has it on his Mitsu Galant. Now being the creative person that I am, I keep thinking...
  17. Bmw e93 330i se modification and trandformation

    Introductions
    I AM NEW TO THIS GUYS SO THOUGHT I WOULD POST THIS UP TO SEE HOW I GET ALONG WITH FORUMS AND TAKE IT FROM THERE. I HAVE AN E93 330I SE AND HAVE HAD VARIOUS MODS ON THERE AND SO MUCH MORE TO COME SO CHECK MY INSTAGRAM OUT AND OBVIOULSY I WILL BE COMMING BACK TO CHECK HOW THIS IS GOING. THANKS...
  18. Must beat ***hole in Mercedes! Need the advice of you fine folks if possible! M3 SMG

    Introductions
    Hi everyone, I'm Sam, 21 from Kent. I'm new to this forum, and I've been told it's the Mecca of all BMW lovers! I was hoping to get some advice from somebody with a bit more knowledge than me about M3s (which is probably every one of you) regarding tuning my 52 reg M3 SMG Semi-Auto 3.2. I was...
  19. 320d Air filter trumpet modification?

    BMW Tuning Forum
    What do you reckon to cutting the trumpet off that leads to the airbox inside the corrugated bit to aid airflow into engine? It looks quite restrictive!
  20. 2004 320d EGR modification

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi folks. I heard it is possible to modify the EGR valve with a 2p piece with an 8mm hole drilled in it to prevent the EML coming on. Has anyone done this? Did it make much difference to performance or MPG?
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