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  1. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Right so I recently had a recall done for my e87 118d went in with 3 faults came back with 36 cleared and kept having issues with the supply to certain modules checked fuse box found I had numerous fuses missing and sorted myself. Although I did give the director of the company a run for his...
  2. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    So last weekend we visited Snows in Portsmouth for our booked test drive of the i3, im looking at the i3s but i know that not many dealerships have them so just wanted to get a look at the i3 in general. To say we were disappointed is an understatement, the customer service was abysmal. The...
  3. General BMW Discussions
    Hi I've just had the b+ recall done today by snows Portsmouth they've had my car since Thursday never got it into workshop till this morning gets a call at 13.30 asking me to collect car had major issues with that but that's another story. Goes into collect and gets told they found one fault...
  4. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi All, Will post a separate topic detailing all the issues I'm having under the correct forum group but just wondered if anyone can reccoment an independent bmw specialist in Portsmouth. The two I have narrowed it down to are Alexander Autos and Etech Motorsport. I noticed that Etech are on...
  5. Introductions
    Hi all Just got my first BMW, 320D Se on a 54 plate ::thumbsup Seems ok, just needs a good service, little rough on tick over with a tiny bit of white smoke so def be cleaning the egr valve. Had a quick look at the forums and looks like a friendly place :thumbsup
  6. Introductions
    From Portsmouth Was a member of this site back in 2012 but have started again using another account, change of emails etc. Anyway I have owned a 54 320cd which was remapped and decatted. Now I have just recently purchased a 07 335d and done a few things to it already. F##king flies now :D...
  7. Southern UK Meets
    Does anyone know of meets in and around Portsmouth/Hampshire and West Sussex?
  8. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Can anyone recommend a good independent specialist in the Portsmouth area?
  9. Introductions
    Hi Guys new to BMW's just bought an 2001 E46 320ci switched from a citroen saxo.
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, hoping for some advice as im new to BMWs. Bought the BMW about a month ago for £1900 (77000miles) with full bmw specialist service history. Test drove the car and all running lovely so was happy to buy. Drove the car from wales where I bought it to home (Portsmouth)and had no problems...
  11. BMWs spotted - The 'Was it you? forum!'
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  12. BMW ECU Tuning and Standalone Tuning
  13. Southern UK Meets
    Hi guys and gals, Are there any locals to Portsmouth that wanna meet up for pics and maybe a bite to eat....?? Baz
  14. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all! I have a 2002 330ci and i have two issues :/ firstly my drivers door handle cable broke so i need that replaced. Secondly when i pull away i get this metal sound like a metal or metal sound, this happens only when you pull away when your driving the car is silent? any ideas on what...
  15. BMWs spotted - The 'Was it you? forum!'
    Was driving along Fratton Road in Portsmouth and a saw a clean white e60 with gloss black roof and dark tinted windows. Looked like it had an M5/sports kit on, could even possibly been an M5 lol. Looked very smart and cool. If that was your vehicle parked, it's awesome! Sadly, no pictures as I...
  16. BMWs spotted - The 'Was it you? forum!'
    Tonight I've seen a purple (Possible an Individual) e36 328 'loon in ASDA at Waterlooville. It had a tan interior with M3 rear lights and boot spoiler. The wheels were Alpina multiple spoke ones. It was a bit dusty/dirty but nevertheless it looked good! :thumbsup It also had a private plate...
  17. BMWs spotted - The 'Was it you? forum!'
    i would like to know if the guy with the white e36 328i? dropped on orange wheels who was out drifting southsea with a couple of 200sx's and an e30 is on this forum because i have a couple of things to say to you 1. sideways in portsmouth is great fun and looked awesome but i coulda sworn i...
  18. Introductions
    Hi guys, im ry. from portsmouth 22 years old, just purchased my first bmw, a '04 330ci sport in sapphire black. previous car was a mx-5 fancied more power and a bit of a project. will post pics in a bit. so.. hiii :)
  19. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Has anyone used the above? I have my car booked in for tomorrow and thought I would check to see if anyone had any horror stories about them? I always hate leaving my car keys in a garage. Thanks Mike
  20. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hello all , new to the site and wondering if anyone knows of the nearest and best BMW specialist in Portsmouth as have a few rattles and power issues that need addressing. Thanks in advance, Mark