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  1. BMW 220i Apple Carplay options. Which is best?

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Morning all. I have a 2015 F22 220i with Business Nav/media. I want to add Apple Car play to it and looking around there's 2 options. The MMi module from Bimmertech or the Wireless option from Unique Audio. Both similar prices and both seem to do the same thing. Anyone have experience...
  2. Best options for tyres

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    My tyres are going to need replacing very soon. Its a 65 plate 420D coupe with M3 Wheels on... its an Xdrive and currently has run flats fitted Its currently got different sized tyres on the front from the back: Front has 225 / 45/ R18 (Y 91Y) Back has 255 / 40 / R18 (Y 95Y) Two questions...
  3. Dab radio upgrade options

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    My wife has a 2006 E87 with 'business stereo' in it, but she would like dab radio. What are the options and how easy is it to retrofit? Sent from my SM-G960F using Tapatalk
  4. MV2 Alloy Wheel Referb and Spraying Options

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    I'm gonna need to preform some major cosmetic surgery on my MV2 alloys Got some Alloy wheel refurb gunk on the way to make a start, I'm not sure on whether I want to keep to colour silver when I respray them or possibly go a little darker I don't want black, more like a smoked silver, light...
  5. 2010 F11 530d - retrofit various OEM options?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    My BMW has the following options already fitted from the factory, and I'm wondering what other factory options I can add in relatively easily? 508 (PDC) 601 (TV) 610 (HUD) 615 (BMW Online) 502 (Headlight cleaning) 609 (Professional sat nav) 612 (BMW Assist) 654 (DAB) 698 (DVD) 6AB...
  6. N54 turbo options?

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi guys, I'll start with the basic question but I'll leave some other important information bellow. Thanks will be given for any help give! What are the best options for turbo replacement on an N54 engine? I do not want a single turbo due to increased lag and the possible need to replace...
  7. E90 330d manual diff options

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi my car has been whining from the rear which I'm 99% sure is my diff is in need of a refurb... a friend of mine has a diff from an e91 320d & will let me have it cheap. My plan is to fit it whilst I refurb mine but will it fit?? If not are there any other models/years I could look for? From...
  8. N53 sump options

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all just need some advise on the sumps that are available for the n53 engine, there seems to be two variants manual and automatic sumps, the problem I've got is I'm in need of a new engine and my cars got a manual box. I purchased a used engine in the past but it came with an auto box so I...
  9. N53 engine sump options

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all just need some advise on the sumps that are available for the n53 engine, there seems to be two variants manual and automatic sumps, the problem I've got is I'm in need of a new engine and my cars got a manual box. I purchased a used engine in the past but it came with an auto box so I...
  10. Gearbox Options 330cd

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I think my gearbox might need replacing. I have a 2005 330cd 6 speed manual. What gearboxes can fit my car? Will the gearbox from E90 320d fit?
  11. Steering wheel options

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I have the triangle type steering wheel and looking now what to do, it’s a 08/99 so doesn’t have the duel stage controller, so not just a case of reprogramming, I know others have just swapped but still is dodgy, the leather on top is worn, seen covers but all seem for round style wheels and not...
  12. E90 Angel Eyes upgrade options

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi everyone, I am looking to upgrade my bmw e90 headlights to white angel eyes. Its currently got xenons headlights. Can you recommend any good options available in UK? I had a look on forums and all the brands were US based and had significant shipping costs. Are there any good options in...
  13. 2004 BMW e60 - Snap in cradle functionality, modern audio installation options

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi all, new member here. The car is a 2004 BMW 520i, that was imported from the UK to Cyprus. The car has installed: Bluetooth Cd changer Snap in cradle in the armrest, but no adapter. NO Sat-nav NO usb or aux-in Also, the options in the menu do not list an aux-in or anything of the...
  14. Can someone explain to me what the F30 suspension options are?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I’m looking at an F30 for £6-8k, which seems to give me either a 320d or 320i. I’m looking for something fun to drive so would like stiffer than standard suspension. I’ve noticed there are sport line models. Do these have lowered/stiffer suspension compared to standard/modern/luxury models? And...
  15. Winter tyre and wheel options

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi would it be OK to use 16" steele wheels with winter tyres on my 520 F11 currently has 17" alloys with 225/55/17 tyres. I'm obviously thinking ahead for winter conditions. Thoughts ideas? Cheers Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  16. Best place to get a valuation taking into account options

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all part exchanging my 2015 335d M Sport BMW, been given a price but just wanted to know the best place to check a valuation ? Which also takes into account added options Price I've been given is £1500 less than the 'we buy any car' website and I don't feel either had taken account of extra...
  17. E46 Android Options

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Looking at two styles but want oem look, has anyone got these or similar fitted and can post options and installed photos I like one as more oem than other but other has bigger screen, I don't like modern cars that look like someone stuck a cheap argos tablet on the dash, so don't want that...
  18. Remote start addition options

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi, can anyone please recommend the addition of remote start for a 2017 118 sport and a 2012 320i sport? This would be very handy in cold mornings with de icing windows, as we live in a cold snowy part of Scotland. Thanks advance Dave.
  19. X5M Exhaust upgrade options

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, I'm taking delivery of an X5M this week and looking for exhaust upgrade options. I like Akrapovic, but expensive. I'm not too fussed with an increase in power, more the tone so thinking maybe just upgrade the rear mufflers but there don't seem to be too many options. Any suggestions welcome.
  20. 97 840ci Exhaust options

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi team 8ers I am looking for some recommendations from those of you that have experience of good aftermarket exhaust shops. Over the past few weeks I have noticed my system is getting "raspier". I thought I was imagining it, but no, deffo getting louder. The noise is at the front, about...
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