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  1. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    So my Car was hit by a lorry and this was the damage... any idea how much it will cost to repair if i do it privately?
  2. General BMW Discussions
    Hi all have a thin crack in the headlamp letting moisture in a causing condensation. Any idea what’s best to seal it up? Cheers
  3. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all Recent nct failure on 06 520d msport m47 engine due to exhaust leak. It's the flexi pipe situated roughly under driver seat has totally separated. Can anyone advise on how to fix this I'm told theres kits on Ebay with pipe and brackets. Has anyone any experience with fixing this...
  4. Technical Guides for BMW E24, E63, E64, F12, F13.
    Here's a video on how to repair the N62 Vacuum pump without using a silicone sealant:
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    dunno if any 1 is interested but next Saturday im gonna part ex my car if any 1 wants to buy it cheap for parts it has non electric grey leather interior, harmon kardon, in dash tv (needs digital receiver to function) still has analog but no analog since 2008(its also satnav but that's never...
  6. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi chaps, For the amplifier fitted in some 850s, Blaupunkt, p/n 7 607 666 040, does anybody have any or several of the following: 1. Repair/service manual 2. circuit schematic (even hand drawn and partial might help) 3. a dead one they don't use that I can have a look at 4. the value of R190...
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Where have you had your keyfob repaired? Where can I get a second keyfob? key fob stopped working completely months ago, central locking on door lock barrel has been working up until recently - have ordered a new replacement barrel. Otherwise will ask dealership. Thanks
  8. General BMW Discussions
    Just bought a used 5 series. It has very low mileage so it's in excellent condition, and the dealer has suggested these insurance packages to keep it that way. I hadn't come across such offerings before but presumably they're quite commonplace these days. I think the policies are about £600...
  9. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Can anyone recommend a place to get the CCC repaired please. Thanks Sent from my ONEPLUS A6013 using Tapatalk
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys, I'm south-east London based and I've recently bought a BMW 318ci and after taking it to the mechanics for a vehicle check, they told me that it has the following problems: - Oil leak from rocker cover - Variable timing sensor and breather need replacing - nearside front right tyre...
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  12. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hello guys, I found an used e36 1.6 or 1.8, not sure about it (the vin number says it's a 1.6, but the owner assured me that it is an 1.8 and there was a problem during registration) with 2 small rusty spot and a bent fender, the price of the car is around €1100, however I'm concerned that...
  13. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    hi guys, I had a small crash with a heavy bike .my back door got smashed where the nerve is.sorry I don't have any picture yet..yes it can be repaired with that method and painted as well...this foto is from another car taken just to shoe the repairing method .I have a similar damage in my door...
  14. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Could anyone recommend a repairer for my instrument cluster ..... previoua idiot owner decided to disguise an ABS fault by cuttinf the feed to the central display so until I needed ABS I did it know it wasn’t working ... luckily car still avoided crashing. Anyhoo need to get the display...
  15. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi There appears to have been some “intereference” by previous owner to disguise an ABS fault and the idiot has cut 5he feed to the central display above the mileage display. Anyone recommend a good repairer, on the face of it seems an easy repair Cheers Martin
  16. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Just canvassing for opinions on whether this inner wing is worth replacing or not? The car has been written-off for this accident damage, but my intentions are to get the car to track standard. I've had a go at hammering the worst of the creases out, but one particularly stubborn one is proving...
  17. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi - i was wondering if someone can give me some pointers on a good body repair shop to sort out some rust spots and put a new front valance on my BMW E28 and respray. Also looking for the valance and a bonnet - all the scrap cars ive been to see have been hopeless so don't mind using a non...
  18. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi again, some of you may know I've recently had a new egr cooler and intake manifold. Before the repair I was getting an oily engine smell in the cab of car. It would be intermittent but most noticeable when driving or when I first get into the car after it had been used by the wife. Can't say...
  19. General BMW Discussions
    Hi guys I have recently had trouble with my car and am seeking advice on steps to take I purchased the car last year from Stephen James London. It is a 16 plate 335D. Last Saturday I was in Cardiff on the dual carriageway and my front left tire popped and the rubber started grinding causing...
  20. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum