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  1. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    SOLVED: E60 530i Truck Lock Actuator - Manual unlock Hi all, Firstly I must say I'm STUPID. My E60 530i sedan truck lock has been failing to lock and I thought I'd be smart by using my sons E90 boot lock actuator to see if was faulty and a new actuator would fix the problem. I installed the...
  2. BMW Engine Conversions
    Hope someone can help... I'm building an old American 50's truck into a race car hauler and intend to use a M57 and 6 speed ZF from a donor 5 series. I've not yet bought my donor car, but see that mamual 530d's can be had for very little money so it make sense to just buy an entire car rather...
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    This guy had a wild imagination. Car started life as a BMW 316i Coupe E30. From article: The anemic 102PS (101hp) 1.6-liter inline four was replaced with a 286PS (282hp) 4.0-liter V8 from an E34 540i paired to a short-shifting 5sp manual; the steering system was borrowed from an E36 M3...
  4. BFuk Open Topic
    Well I bought the experience at christmas and we've only just gone and done it after what should have been a 3hr 200 mile trip that turned into a 250 mile and nearly six hours, we arrived at a lovely hotel next to a lake unfortunately arriving at 10:15pm we didn't see much of it until the...
  5. BFuk Open Topic
    Hello, Dont know if anyone follows the BTRA but this is the team i work with, have a look and if you ever come to a race then pop in and say hi in the pits :thumbsup Stu
  6. BFuk Open Topic
    YouTube - Funny Talking Deer On Car - Comedy Central
  7. BFuk Open Topic
    my son has just bluetoothed me a video of his phone , it was taken 2 weeks ago while i was working up in manchester, i had really forgotten about it but thought i would share it with you as i had such fun making it , the video doesnt do the drift much justice as you can just about work it out...
  8. General BMW Discussions
    Hi, i have a 520i se auto that has ran out of mot and tax, i want to get it from wigan to liverpool where my mother in laws garage is so i can have it mot'd etc so i can get it back on the road.does any one know how much its likely to cost to get some one to do this ? Thanks in advance...
  9. BFuk Open Topic
    Just brought myself some new wheels think they are a bit too small though what do you think.. :rofl