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  1. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, Does anyone have any experience (good or bad) with non OEM NOX sensors? BMW sells one for £450 while eBay has 'original' sensor for about £280 and non-original knock offs for about £180 Please share your thoughts
  2. General BMW Discussions
    Hi All, First post here so go easy on me. Handing back my BMW 320d M Sport 62plate around the 3 year mark of my 4year PCP deal. Just wanted peoples opinions and wanted to know about their experience with handing back their car at the end of their deal. A bit of background: - I bought the car...
  3. General BMW Discussions
    Seems to be getting a right bashing online about the styling, switch to FWD, lack of 6-pot, no more 3 door etc. Are you with the :thumbsup crowd or the :eek crowd? I must admit the M135i in particular is a shadow of its former self. Thoughts?
  4. General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, Been to the dealership today and looked at PCP options I could afford and there was a good 335D Xdrive Msport 17 plate that looked in my price range. I am looking to trade my F30 330D 12 plate in and settle that too but I have to say I was rather underwhelmed on the test drive it didn't...
  5. General BMW Discussions
    Hi All, I am looking to buy a 320d Msport and I am wondering is the xdrive version worth the extra? Also is the 320d non xdrive ok in the snow with winter tyres on? I have seen a 2018 car for 22k from a main dealer and a similar model from motor point for £500 less, would it be better to stick...
  6. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    So I've just went into the secret menu and completed a 25-30min journey. Findings are: Approx 20 min motorway driving @ 60-70mph / 1900 revs - the temperature never went above 68C. Approx 10 min rural roads @ 30-40mph in lower gears - temperature rose to around 78C and when I drove into my...
  7. BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi guys, Has anyone had any experience with Direnza stainless steel exhaust systems? I have done a lot of research and have found no reviews on a non M car. I wanted to make my 325Ci 2002 sound a bit more sporty and tried a muffler delete, however, it is way too loud with a very intrusive done...
  8. General BMW Discussions
    Dear Forum, Can someone please explain why I get this on my vehicle display when I switch it on, its a 420i M Sport Convertible 15 plate. 1) I don't understand what the screen means or does 2) I don't know how to stop it 3) I don't like it..... Thoughts Thanks T
  9. General BMW Discussions
    You would think the benefits of them lasting longer than the standard ones might tempt you to go for the option, then you come across cars with failing discs at 17000 miles. And at such a low mileage failure you would think you would be covered by warranty, but apparantly not. Further photos...
  10. BFuk Open Topic
    https://news.sky.com/story/meghan-markle-outlines-royal-plans-as-newlyweds-return-to-london-11379984 Well I hope Meghan gets on alright because the last person of differing colour and culture trying to marry into the royal family ended up in a car accident with a lot of unanswered questions..
  11. BMW Tuning Forum
    Has anyone used emaps to remap there car? I have 1 year left on the warranty and thinking about taking the plunge and getting it remapped and wondered if anyone could speak from experience. My only other thought was a racechip ultimate but again I'm unsure on them because it's plug and play...
  12. General BMW Discussions
    Facebook keeps showing me adverts for Terraclean and Engine carbon clean. From what I understand they run some magic cleaner through either the fuel system or the intake manifold for up to an hour and it cleans all the built up gunk from inside the engine. Another cheaper option is Seafoam...
  13. BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    Hi, I was going to advertise my 435i on Autotrader and their suggested price £28940. This seems a little high to me even thou it has only done 2350 miles and came with a 5 year service plan from new. Your thoughts please. Swamps :)
  14. Introductions
    Hi everyone I have just bought a 320i Sport Auto Xdrive touring (2014) and thought it would be good to join a forum to gain/share knowledge of my hopefully happy future with my BMW (f31 I think!!).... Any thoughts advice in this car would be greatly appreciated - I will also be posting this...
  15. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hello Everyone, We are a new Authorised Vendor, and we are looking to interact with X1 owners. We are VisionBee, a boutique research company, and are recruiting for an exciting R&D project for a famous automobile company. We are looking for owners of the BMW X1 and other SUV’s to give your...
  16. General BMW Discussions
    Hi all Wasn't sure if I should post this in the e92 forum, but it's also a question generally so I put it here... I currently have a fiesta zetec 62 plate with 80k mileage owned it from brand new...all in all my dad has said I can have his 325i e92 2007 with 62k mileage for £4200. I reckon I...
  17. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Do they damage the paintwork?
  18. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    So my N52B25 manual is using oil - around 1 litre per 2,000-2,500 miles... not at a really alarming rate but certainly more than other cars ive had (e36 - none, e91 318d top up every 3-4k miles). Car has 92k on it now. Now consumption was worse around 1 litre per 1,500miles but then I did my...
  19. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi all looking to get away from run flat tyres. I have an e90 330d with Bridgestone potenza 255/30/19 is it a wise idea and what are the best non run flats to get. Thanks martin
  20. BMW Tuning Forum
    Saw this sweet sounding M5 on Grumblo. I think it has a rad sound, what do you lot think? https://www.grumblo.com/video/48
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