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  1. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    What tyre pressure do you guys have on your e53's ? Currenty own a 2003 4.4i with 255/50/19 fronts and 285/45/19 rears. Thanks.
  2. Car Insurance
    Hi there, I currently have an M3 F80 competition and am insured with Adrian Flux paying £653 for annual comprehensive insurance. My premium is up in December. Next week I collect my brand new M5. From an insurance perspective does anyone have any recommendations. I looked at all the price...
  3. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Apart from the usual: oil filter, air filter, oil, fuel filter, coolant and spark plugs, is there any other type of servicing I should do? Car has done 70k and I was thinking of doing the diff oil and trans fluid. The car is an auto.
  4. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi folks any recommended garages around Leicester shire? thanks
  5. Introductions
    Hey Guys, New to the Forum, F Series and Beemers so thought i would introduce myself. i have recently picked up an F32 435i Saphire Black with oyster Dakota leather and its a cracking car. Having spent the last 4 years in a Mercedes C220D mile muncher this has been a pretty fun change. I...
  6. Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    Hi as above I’m looking for the dealer diagnostic etc software and cables for both a 5 series f11 and an e90. So many options out there . Where have people ordered from that actually works .. thanks
  7. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi guys, I'm looking to upgrade my compact front speakers with some 6.5" components. Has anyone got any recommendations for a decent pair under £150 that are shallow enough to go in the doors. And on that note, does anyone know the mounting depth of the compact doors? Thanks
  8. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hey guys looking for a good BMW specialist/Garage in Exeter Devon/Exmouth area please
  9. General BMW Discussions
    Prefer something concave and silver but open to any recommendations Pictures would be a bonus Thanks Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    The clutch has died on my 53reg 325ci. Want to get something that will take a but more punishment. Still at stock power buy will be putting money and woek into it in the future. What do you guys suggest?
  11. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    I keep my E31 under a cover on the drive as I live on a busy road and am a little paranoid about prying eyes or people that like to damage nice things for no reason. This is also partly the reason why I don't drive my car enough - it's a hassle removing the cover, taking the car out, washing it...
  12. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Anyone know of a good value wheel refurb/powder coat place within 15miles /40mins of Wigan For my wifes wheels in stock or light anthracite - nothing flash nor expensive - under £200 would be nice - under £100 would be nicer! It's the MOT guys fault, he said she needed new front 15" tyres so I...
  13. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi, I'm looking to find a decent garage in the Chesterfield/Sheffield area to get a 2nd opinion on my car from a main dealer. A quick google reveals this one in Sheffield, quite far away from me but doable https://www.gtautos.uk/ https://www.facebook.com/gtperformanceltd/ Shepcote Trading...
  14. BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    bought a bimmer a few weeks ago, paranoid about it being hit when parked especially. Can anyone recommend a dashcam for my 440i which looks roughly OEM, and will quickly activate and record if it detects a bump at all? how much would BMW charge to fit their own dashcam you reckon? if i shopped...
  15. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    So I've got a brand new 520d M Sport (G30) I was quite limited on the options I could choose. Unfortunately the sound system wasn't one of them.. I can honestly say it's the worst I've ever heard! I'm looking for a discreet upgrade that doesn't involve cutting anything. (car is leased so will...
  16. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    So needing some new tyres for the rear wheels. It's the first time im having to buy a premium tyre too so the cost has shocked me a little. So as I've never spent so much money on some tyres i want to make sure I spend my money wisely so any recommendations would be great. Size I need is 255/40...
  17. BMW ECU Tuning and Standalone Tuning
    Hi All, I’ve recently installed an Android Headunit in my car, with that I can use the Torque App to monitor everything. I ordered what I thought would work however no joy, doesn’t seem to want to power up or communicate via Bluetooth. I’ve also tried it in another BMW and got the same...
  18. General BMW Discussions
    Hi Has anyone ever had to have their X5 E70 model engine rebuilt? I am looking for someone who can recondition mine, in a fit and supply job. I have an 2011 Xdrive 40D which is the 3.0 litre engine. I had some qoutes from companies on the internet, mainly in London,and Rainham Essex but i am...
  19. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi Has anyone ever had to have their X5 E70 model engine rebuilt? I am looking for someone who can recondition mine, in a fit and supply job. I have an 2011 Xdrive 40D which is the 3.0 litre engine. I had some qoutes from companies on the internet, mainly in London,and Rainham Essex but i am...
  20. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    This may be best placed in the ICE & Audio section, but as it's on the back of the known boot water ingress issue, I decided to post here. So after a few month of ownership and some fantastic articles on this forum, I wanted to see if anyone has had experience / can recommend someone to repair...
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