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  1. General BMW Discussions
    A while back I hit a pothole pretty hard. A big bang and it felt like the front was thrown in the air. At the time I pulled over but, amazingly, could not find any damage except for the mark where the tyre was forced over the side of the rim. When I got home I had a more careful look around the...
  2. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Got a strange problem that's been stumping me for a while, but now getting worse. The back end of my Touring has always been a little playful in the wet (cheap rear tyres), but I've felt a little too playful even with cheap tyres. It felt as if it's been shimmying/wagging it's tail slightly in...
  3. BFuk Open Topic
    Hey Guys, I saw this app recently for Android phones which allows you to take a photo, description and upload it quickly and easily for the local council to repair it. You can also use it to report abandoned cars, broken street lights etc...
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Well it seems the potholes have taken their toll, and my motor is not handling too good these days. Coupled with the knowledge that the cheapest available wishbones were fitted before I bought it I have decided it is time to do some work. My plan is to buy: Pair of uprated wishbones (Lemfoerder...
  5. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    I hit a pothole last Saturday at speed returning from the Midlands meet. Could not see any damage at the time, and felt no vibrations. Imagine my anger at being greeted by this 80 miles from home on a Bank Holiday weekend. Even IF a tyre depot was open, 255/35/18 90Y Michelin Pilot sport RFT's...
  6. BFuk Open Topic
    hit one tonight it was unavoidable i havent hit any in weeks there was a island in middle or road and a pothole. BANG POP go to accelarate and car feels liek its going sideways open window and take sniff,mm burning hot rubber as im running on a flat :mad off to get a new one tomorrow got a...
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