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  1. General BMW Discussions
    They fail to mention in the selling of these products, that if you make a claim - this needs to be declared to your insurance company for your normal motor insurance. Failure to do so, could invalidate your insurance and affect your premiums in following years. I have asked for proof - so far...
  2. General BMW Discussions
    I HAVE RECENTLY BOUGHT A PART ONLINE ON bmwpartsonlineuk.....almost two weeks later no part,no reply to messages and phone just rings. I have read on their Facebook page about another unhappy customer. BEWARE!!!!!
  3. BFuk Open Topic
    You just can not trust those dodgy Germans :D German carmakers raided in steel price-fixing probe | Auto Express
  4. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    840Ci sport - probable scam Hi Folks, A friend was interested in this 840Ci sport on ebay Rare BMW 840Ci Sport Very Well Looked | eBay What he told me smells fishy! so he's dismissed it as fraud. :mad Seller has zero feedback, when contacted claims to be working wierd hours and cant takes...
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    hopefully no one here is dumb enough to fall for this Motorists targeted by new DVLA scam emails - Telegraph
  6. Car Insurance
    hi hope someone can help i am after insuring a ford fiesta lx tomorrow and i am in total shock what being quoted. 3 years ago i took up new job with van provided for use at home. prior to getting van i had 7 years no claims bonus was only paying £230 for insurance. now i have changed jobs again...
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    a completely UK legal scam,well ive just bin stung after my bike was on Sorn i thought ide renew the tax on it but ive just fell for a very clever and legal scam... whatever you do "DO NOT" be lazy and type "renew your tax disc" or similar phrases in google,cos right at the top will be this...
  8. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    111355877268 This e60 is a dodgy car on eBay guys so beware and hold on to your hard earned cash.
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    Yes its another Nigerian scam. But this one made me actually laugh at how bad the actual text was. I get so used to seeing these scams in my spam filter, but just for a change I thought I would have a peek at this one. Its 5 am and I haven't been to bed yet, so forgive me if any of my own...
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    The following article is a scam advertisment placed in AutoTrader. I think it has since been removed but you may come accross it elsewhere. The seller deals with you through email only and claims to have poor mobile phone signal where they live. If you appear interested in the car, the seller...
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    I had a fake call from a Microsoft so they said they where from who called. They mensioned eventvwr. This is a scam WARNING do not give any details out they take full control of your pc and money. I played along with there game so far then cut them off LOL link...
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    people are being scammed be this company that take 1.28 by text i was don for £5 only just started but i noticed some people didn't they been don for 100 some for 30 go here they will help http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=195692 hole people
  13. General BMW Discussions
    Hello everyone. I don't normally get caught out by these and looking back I was a bit of a mug to be caught out this time but wanted to spread the word so you don't get caught too. I was buying some wheels from gumtree and the seller said 'she' would be using UPS to sent the wheels out and...
  14. General BMW Discussions
    I am selling my car and in the past have had many scam emails from previous car sales I have carried out. The latest is as follows: "Thanks for the prompt response i will like to buy the car for my Sonas a birthday gift and I am currently at an industry exhibition as aengineer I really want the...
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    Not sure if this has been posted here, but noticed it on another forum...
  16. BMW Tuning Forum
    Hello, I have just last week purchased a BMW with a 2.5 litre engine, which is great for motorway driving as I can get about 33MPG out of it but around 21/22 approx for inner city driving. It has amazing power, great acceleration and really 'flies' on the motorway! Last night I randomnly...
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