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  1. Introductions
    How do, well it came time to order a new company car. Vauxhall only, so ordered a Grandland X. Co Director rang me & said I might want to cancel my order as things might change. He wouldn’t say anymore. I owe him a pint, just ordered a new 1 series M Sport.
  2. Introductions
    Hi, Mark from Sheffield, new to BMW. Just purchased a 2017 M4 Sport cabriolet. Beautiful car. Any tips on servicing etc appreciated. Thanks
  3. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Can anyone recommend a good SMART Repair company in Sheffield(not chips away), I have a few minor issues that need sorting out. I'm not fussed if they are mobile or I have to leave my car with them for a day or so.
  4. Introductions
    Good evening! My name is Daz, 43 years old and just on my 4th BMW, having previously owned 3 E36s, a 328 loon, a 323 touring and just sold my 323 loon. Every time I have sold one I've soon regretted it! Anyhow, now the proud owner of a orient blue 330ci and I'm off to the relevant sections to...
  5. BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi all, new BMW 530d owner it's a 2004 manual. I'm wanting to tune it a little and wondered if anyone had any experiences with SLT in Sheffield? Looking forward to your replys
  6. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi guys, Just wondering what experience people have had with either quarry motors or newhall BMW for servicing and general repairs. And who would you recommend, I’m due front brake pads in 1000 miles and want to know if they can put the service info on the electronic service book
  7. General BMW Discussions
    Hi, e46 2004 318ci convertible N42 engine - My serpentine belt chewed up, had it replaced - a day later its revving all over, wont pull much, oil light and engine management light on and sounds as though something is loose running round my engine. Took it back to the garage that did the belt...
  8. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi All New year's resolution to get my gear box oil changed in my 2008 530d E61. I'll be in Sheffield for a few weeks intl the new year so any recomendations for ZF auto box specialist? Thanks Sent from my SM-G930F using Tapatalk
  9. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi, I bought my car from Sytner in Sheffield. They had it in for a service a while back and said that both front and back brake disks & pads needed to be replaced. For this they wanted about £1100. Perhaps I'm being naive but that seems like a high quote to me. Is there anywhere else in the...
  10. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Now I know that this thread has an odd title, but I'll try and explain . . . My E46 was nicely passed on to me by my in-laws and I have spent a fair bit of time, money and effort sorting out some issues. It was in real need of a service - done. It had a "serious oil leak" which the dealer had...
  11. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi, I have the problem that so many other E46 (330ci) owners have… rusty arches!! I have decided to buy new front wings and want to get the rear arches sorted. I am in the Sheffield area and am looking for recommendations from members who have visited the repair/spray shop and have been...
  12. Introductions
    hello all, im new to this site and forums in general so take it easy on me if I'm doing anything wrong! so I'm looking for sensible advice and tips on bits and bobs i can do to my 320d without it breaking the bank. ive had the car remapped and it did improve the the feel of the vehicle but i...
  13. Introductions
    Hi All I couldn't pass up the opportunity to buy the inlaws' 320d on a 54 plate. This is my first BMW and has 78000 on the clock. £700? Oh go on then! The car needs some tidying up as they have owned it from new and had reached the point of being"just a car" to them. I have been amazed by the...
  14. Introductions
    Hi everyone, just a brief introduction! My name is Jack, I'm 20 years old and live in the Sheffield area. I used to drive a 1.2 T reg corsa, lovely car but the poor little thing had just had enough, and was costing FAR too much to run for what it was. I only do motorway miles nowdays for work...
  15. Introductions
    Hi everyone, I'm Mark from Sheffield - owner of a E39 M5. This place looks good so I'm off for a mooch around :thumbsup
  16. Introductions
    Hi everyone, my names Daz, Joined a few days ago after purchasing my third e36. After owning a very rough bodied 328i saloon years ago that never cost me a penny in the year i owned it i kinda got the bug. . . Lots of cars came and went, and i mean lots! Then i got a nice enough 323i touring...
  17. Introductions
    Hi I'm rich just bought an E30 and have joined to find out what is the best way to turbo my 325i? And what is best turbo to use as I'm not to sure! Your input would be very helpful :) Many thanks Rich
  18. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I had some work done to my car recently, or should i say i asked for some work to be done - topping my gearbox oil up to be exact. This so called specialist told me they'd put in half a litre - Upon picking the car up and getting where I needed to go, I found that the gearbox felt EXACTLY the...
  19. Introductions
    hello all…:thumbsup I'm new to owning a bimmer this is my first.:hihi worked on some friends projects and skidders my normal daily is a JDM silvia s14 SR20DET and i also have a UK SPEC CA18DET s13 drift whore This will be my daily & drift car picked it up from a friend for £400 :shifty: No...
  20. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi All. Is there anyone around the North/West/South Yorkshire area that has any experience coding with NCS expert or similar that wouldn't mind having a go at enabling the AUX input on my iDrive? For a reasonable fee of course. Would have a go myself but not confident enough that I won't mess...