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  1. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Does anyone have any bodyshop recommendations in the Shropshire area. Potentially looking at half a car respray with pearlescent paint. I'm super fussy as we all are when it comes to paint. This needs to be done correctly 1st time with zero defects ie dust in paint or overspray and perfect...
  2. Introductions
    Hello all I am presently enjoying my second BMW, my first was a Z4 which I had to change when I got to the point where I was suffering from a total lack of dignity by trying to extract myself from it without rolling onto the ground! For the last few years I have had an E93 330i M Sport which I...
  3. Introductions
    Hi, I have just joined the forum. I have just purchased an ex53 2004 gun metal grey, 3.0 petrol. So far I am very pleased with it.
  4. Introductions
    Hi all I'm new to this site but not new to BMW's this is my 6th one now. I have a battery fault and was wondering if there is anyone local that can recode & register the new battery when I've fitted it locally to wolverhampton/Telford thanks in advance Daz
  5. Auto Electrical Forum
    I am looking for an Auto Electrician in the Shropshire region to come and do a fix and rewire job for my 323Ci First issue is the Cd changer has died and would like a diagnosis/Fix Secondly i want my Angle eyes wiring into the main system so i dont have to use my side light connectors (Come on...
  6. Introductions
    Hi all ebay rides again, just bought a 2002 bmw 320td se compact auto with only 135k on the clock - JUST RUN IN :jaw-dropping Paid £2000, I thought it was a good deal... Im now about to start the mother of all services, no stone left unturned! First off those blinkin swirl flaps, new heater...
  7. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi everyone, I just moved to Telford and I was wondering if anyone knows a good body repair shop in shropshire or wolverhampton area. I have a front wing that I need painting and a touch up to my boot-lid. Thanks Chris
  8. Introductions
    Hey everyone! I'm Olly and I think it's finally time I said hello! I've followed these forums for a good while now, I bought a 330Ci Clubsport back in 2010. I got rid of that earlier this year, but I missed what it was all about, so a couple of days ago I got a molested and somewhat battered...
  9. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Needed some touches up on the e36. Was pointed in the direction of a small paint shop called s&p paint shop in oakengates telford. He's done a really nice job on the car and was reasonable too. They don't do insurance work for companies but prefer to do spray jobs for the general public. Thier...
  10. Introductions
    Hi all, firstly, apologies for posting in the "wanted" section before introducing myself, i know it isn't good forum etiquette! But who really cries themselves to sleep over it? :D Well, my name is Mike. My friends call me Shifty and i only hear my real name when i'm in trouble unless i'm at my...
  11. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    I would like to say a big thanks to AP Automotive in Telford. I have had various work done on previous cars in the past mainly VAG stuff as they are very good. I now will recommend anyone in the area to them. They have carried out remapping & servicing on my BMW, a very good service, very...
  12. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi all..just wondering if anyone can replace my roll bar mounts by grinding off the old ones and welding in new?? I've bought parts number 7 on the diagramme (one for each side) as my drivers side is very poor and the passenger side is hardly there at all.. I do most of my own maintenance...
  13. Introductions
    Hi all I'm BM Wizard , i have started a business in north shropshire as a independant bmw and mini specialist. Im a BMW trained diagnostic technician so i do know my way around bimmers .... I'm here to help where i can.
  14. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi All, This is my first post and i wanted to use it to recommend my local BMW specialist - Autotech Performance in Telford. Peter Thorpe who runs the business is a very friendly guy who clearly knows his stuff when it comes to BMW's. I've used these guys a couple of times now and can honestly...
  15. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    I've used this guy a couple of times, he's really good. Charges £40/hr labour. I've just had Inspection 2 service, which included changing the following : engine oil & filter fuel filter air filter microfilter gearbox oil & filter rear diff oil coolant...
  16. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Chris did not have what i wanted so i phoned these guys. A nice bloke with parts at a good price. Well worth the phone call Simon
  17. Introductions
    Hello folks Just joined this site. I'm a site sponsor and regular site contributor over on another forum Hope to see some of you at various meets, and shows this year whilst also offering advice etc on the forum! Phil