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  1. General BMW Discussions
    Hi All, First post here so go easy on me. Handing back my BMW 320d M Sport 62plate around the 3 year mark of my 4year PCP deal. Just wanted peoples opinions and wanted to know about their experience with handing back their car at the end of their deal. A bit of background: - I bought the car...
  2. General BMW Discussions
    IV got a e92 and I want to lower it on 19in alloys but what would be the best height to go for ie 25 rears and 35 fronts or 35 all-round so on and so on,whats the best to go for Thanks
  3. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi folks, I am just looking for some advice/opinions regarding the BMW 3 Series 2.0 318i M Sport 2dr (2011). Is this a car people would recommend purchasing? The research I have found is that perhaps it is not with VANOS issues along with with timing chain guides sometimes breaking leading to...
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys. Recently purchased a 2003 pre-facelift 320td compact with 99k on the clock for £900. All is well and I’m working through maintenance on the car to get it to my standards, along with removing the hundreds of M badges the previous owner plastered all over it! I then came across an...
  5. General BMW Discussions
    Hi Guys Looking at a few of these online and love how they look. A nice GT cruiser. There are a few 630i's up and they look really clean, however I feel the power might be a let down (currently driving a remapped E60 530d MS). So I will loose a lot of torque and drivability I think. The 645i...
  6. General BMW Discussions
    Hello everyone, I'm new to the forum as a member although have used the forum before quite a few times to find information about my E53 with M64TUB44. I'm a website developer by heart but with almost 20 years experience I have touched a lot of areas within the IT industry and I have this idea...
  7. General BMW Discussions
    What do you reckon on cause?? Cars not been started for 8 months until yesterday. Took plugs out after it had been running for around 20 mins. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  8. General BMW Discussions
    Does anyone here have a grey f30 with 441m alloys? Want to see what it will look like before I get myself some. Or do I stick with what I've got!? Sent from my SM-N950F using Tapatalk
  9. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    So, I've got a 2012 F20 which has the 379 diamond cut alloys. I've the past 2 years I've noticed some white corrosion around the BMW badge on all 4. Took it into BMW last week on the off chance that it would be covered under the 12 year anti-corrosion policy, turns out its not covered, however...
  10. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    So, I've got a 2012 F20 which has the 379 diamond cut alloys. I've the past 2 years I've noticed some white corrosion around the BMW badge on all 4. Took it into BMW last week on the off chance that it would be covered under the 12 year anti-corrosion policy, turns out its not covered, however...
  11. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi, After many years of driving a stock E90 320D M-Sport I'm looking at some upgrades. First on the list is some new wheels to replace the 194 style 17" OEMs. I've looked for a while and will probably go for 18" AVANT GARDE M359 Y SPOKE ALLOYS IN GUNMETAL with 8.5 front and 9.5 rear. I've...
  12. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    my dilemma guys !! do i keep my 535d msport or swap it in for a 645ci my story is this i drive 40 mile return to work on a daily basis mainly motorway driving on the A406 into london (willesdon nw10) my worry is whats going to happen with driving diesels into london soon.im trying to weigh up to...
  13. BFuk Open Topic
    Right, first off, I am new here, and other than a really good 325i on an M plate that used to really fly when my size 11 was pushing the pedal. I have never had any other beemer, but I loved that car, which has led me to go on the trail of an X5...... Recently, I decided that it was time to get...
  14. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    A friend of mine has been looking at buying a 3 series. He usually buys from a bloke in his village who runs a small used car dealership, I’ve met the guy and he seems pretty trustworthy. Now my friend is completely clueless about cars. When he asked me today about this Beemer he didn’t even...
  15. General BMW Discussions
    Hi there, I'm writing about the E70 X5M for BMW Car Magazine and am interested in owners opinions on this model, in particular... How this model perceived by BMW enthusiasts What problems have owners had with this model, and How you see values developing over the next few years Any...
  16. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi all, I don't currently own a BMW and never have. I've owned a Fabia vRS mk1 for the past 9 years and am now looking to buy a new car. my vRS has been very reliable, economical and very quick. It has done 125k miles. I really like the look of the BMW 120d xdrive SE 2 litre diesel. It appears...
  17. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    https://www.gumtree.com/p/car-servicing-repair/bmw-n54-135i-335i-535i-turbocharger-rattle-noise-worn-wastegate-repair-service/1225921408 https://en-gb.facebook.com/N54specialist/ Found on Gumtree but a bit of research came up with this Facebook page too. The guy based in Nuneaton is offering...
  18. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    I have my E63 which i like but don't feel passionate about as i have previous cars, this may be age related :hihi So, to generate some interest i'm flirting with another set of wheels in a mild custom paint finish but am unsure if its wise and will regret it. If anyone has beaten me to these...
  19. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I am considering carrying out all the routine servicing on my e90. It has 31k on the clock and has been main dealer serviced up to 28k. It will be subjected to circa 500 miles a week of 75% M25 + 25% back/town driving. So...my questions are: What brands of air/oil/fuel filters would you...
  20. BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi folks, ive seen a couple of things online making me worry a bit. Whats the opinions on the oil pump pulley failure on the 330 engines. Ive read the nut comes off and causes some serious sh£&. Is it gonna cause any harm if i put a little spot weld on to hold it? Mines is used for drifting so...
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