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  1. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Looking for advice on the winter setup for my 2012 X3 msport 2.0D. I’m currently running 245 45 19 fronts and 275 40 19 rears, am I best to stick to this size on my winters or drop down to 18’s and change profile/keep staggered? Any advice would be great, other people’s setups!
  2. General BMW Discussions
    Hi Everyone! I have a E70 xDrive40d with N57S engine. It seems my INPA can't read anything out of the car. Shows ignition on/off, but when i try reading error memory or read engine nothing or some error comes up. I suspect it is with the engine type, too new or not supported by INPA with...
  3. BMW Parts for Sale
    Hi all I am selling a complete earthquake under seat subwoofer sealed in a enclosure, Genuine Logic 7 twitters and an amp setup came out from my 5 Series 2006 which I am selling separate. It is a complete set with every single wire needed and enclosures are sealed as well, so all you have to...
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi new to the forum. bought a 328 saloon project a few months ago to become a daily driver and the occasional track day car. ive already converted it from auto to manual now the plans are pretty much a full overhaul of the car, new sills welded in, undersealed, all new suspension, brakes etc...
  5. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Alright folks. I'm sure I saw a post for the optimal equaliser settings for the Harmon kardon for my e92 but can't find it now. Anyone know it... or can tell me the best EQ settings. Cheers
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Well im getting ready to re assemble my m62b44 lump, but cant find any info on the outer bolts on the main caps, there is some sort of screw/coller adjustment?,got the torque settings but there must be some sort of setup for the adjusable collers?:confused
  7. General BMW Discussions
    Sounds odd to be talking about winter tyres/wheels in June, but I'm contemplating investing in a set of wheels/tyres ready for the winter months and thought there may be some bargains out there right now. I have 330d xDrive with 19" and the msport brakes. Does anyone have any suggestions on...
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Advice needed for alignment and suspension setup on a e36 316i coupe I know that my car is slow as slow as it gets but i want to set the suspension and alignment for trackdays and sport driving not interested at all at drifting etc i just want to improve handling at the moment the car run at...
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Currently I have 18inch rims with 20mm spacers on the front. Can I buy these parts. 34-11-6-750-149 Left Caliper 34-11-6-750-150 Right Caliper 34-10-6-750-158 Caliper Carriers (QTY 2) 34-11-6-750-159 Spring Clips (QTY 2) OR these with the E46 carriers...
  10. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hey everyone - Re Advanced Eye front and rear setup I've been trawling Youtube for some months now on the search for the 'perfect dash cam". I've come to the conclusion that it probably doesn't exist and whichever one you chose will probably mean a compromise somewhere along the line. After all...
  11. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi folks, newbie question so be gentle. Recently got a 2013 X1 Xdrive with the pro sound system in. On reading the owners manual it mentions EQ settings and a logic7 setting too but mine HU doesn't seem to have these on. I've only got bass, treble, fader and balance. Does anyone know if there...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi All, need some help to get this right or if this is ok already. I have an E36 with an EVO swapped over. I initially installed a 3.0L M3 engine with a 5 speed manual trans and 3.15 LSD. But the 3.0L had some issue so I swapped in an EVO engine. Everything is working fine but i am not feeling...
  13. General BMW Discussions
    I am going to start install a nexus7 in my E90. Because i want to keep my radio i will move it to the ashtray. I never saw in the net anyone trying this, i will need all your comments, good or bad:thumbsdown:thumbsup. I apologise for my bad english. My big challenging is going to be the head...
  14. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi All have got the diff to rebuild on my friends 118d manual g/box 1 series which sounds like you,ve got a 747 following you does anybody know the pull off for the input bearing,is this done with the seal fitted or not and the backlash settings for the crown wheel to pinion...
  15. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I've searched the fourm and although there's topics similar nothing that's any help will come up. I've an x3 with the fin on the roof and inside the left compartment in the boot there is the module the antenna plugs into, on the steering wheel there is the phone buttons and when pressed simply...
  16. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Any interest for a Budget Supercharger Setup?? Hello from New Zealand, This is a project I have been working on to build a very budget but reliable supercharger kit, The brackets have been made to fit the very inexpensive Toyota SC14 supercharger onto any M50/M52 motor and those other M3 motors...
  17. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Noticed that inpa for f10 does not cover n53 line of engines. Earlier 523 and 528 are n53 engine so think? If you have an n53 f10 what diagnostics software are you using to read codes please? Not asking for the actual software. Just the type. Thanks Mike
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi chaps Wondering if you could possibly shed some light and offer some advice, I recently upgraded my wheels to 17 from 15 inch, I also upgraded the standard springs to Eibach pro. The thing is the rear appears to be sitting higher than the front, the shocks are the standard shocks but for the...
  19. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    One of these problems is what I believe to be the dual mass flywheel. The car at 900rpm vibrates and then again at 1900rpm, this is both in neutral and in gear! The engaging of gears is not affected and the car drives fine. So could anyone confirm from experience if the flywheel is at fault? Or...
  20. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I noticed something when under the car the other night, the self levelling linkage wasn't attached. But upon trying to reattach it seems there's something missing. Is there something missing?
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