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  1. Auto Electrical Forum
    Not BMW, but there seem to be some knowledgeable folk on here, so here goes:- I need to replace the ignition switch with one of these switch and push button units:- switch_front.jpg I need to wire in the switch and push button in the image to the four cables from the back of the ignition...
  2. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Heard something disturbing tonight. Is it true that all small E46 engines are made by Vauxhall, including my 2.2 320Ci?
  3. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi, I seem to be experiencing a number of electrical issues with my 2007 Astra, the middle central interior light, glovebox light don't work, however the passenger side and driverside ones work perfectly. Also when I press the interior central locking button it automatically unlocks itself and...
  4. General BMW Discussions
    Ok so i used to be a member on here ages ago but forgot my log in :( Basically im really struggling between two cars e46 330ci or vectra sri cdti 150 around 06 - 07 facelift any help greatly appreciated or maybe some other suggestions many thanks will
  5. Introductions
    I have been on the receiving end of a certain amount of mockery at home having spent most of the last three years on Honest John and Autotrader deciding how to replace my 1.8 Astra automatic, which in fairness was a car that suited me. Having retired I'm down to about 8k miles a year and it's...
  6. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Good evening Bimmer boys and i do hope you enjoying the sun we have had over the last couple of days?:thumbsup So as it goes ive managed to squeeze this enhancement detail in we did over the last few days for a friend of mine (Thanks Oli)!:thumbsup This is a Autobrite Enhancement detail we did...
  7. BFuk Open Topic
    Hey guys Am wondering if anyone knows what software I would use on a Vauxhall Corsa 04 plate? I know it uses a OBD2 port which I've got the BMW so its just a matter of getting the vauxhall software and doing some diags. Also if anyone knows Where i can get it from? a link or something. Cheers Guys
  8. BFuk Open Topic
    As per title I'm looking to buy a 1.2 sxi corsa for my sister.. Managed to find the engine (eventually) however I know nothing about them. Just wondering if anyone has any knowledge on common faults etc? Thanks
  9. BFuk Open Topic
    I cannot believe this car averages 100mpg MORE than my car :jaw-dropping There must come a point where fuel won't actually be that expensive based on the miles we should be able to get out of the next generation of cars...
  10. BFuk Open Topic
    A friend has a Vauxhall Insignia - quite new and still under warranty. They took it to the dealers because the front brakes were squealing, turns out the pads were down to the metal - damaging the disc too. :eek Anyways, dealer is saying that they're consumable - fair enough. ...but, my...
  11. BFuk Open Topic
    there are a couple of 1.3 cdti engines in the current vauxhall corsa range. there is a 75 85 and 90bhp diesel version, but what can you do to them to give a little more hp, is a remap or chip available for these? and what is the increase on each of these models!! thanks.
  12. BFuk Open Topic
    Before you say anything about the size of the car I know they are small, and me being 6ft 4 will not be driving it by choice. She has had my 318is for the last month, and its been doing my head in really. I got her back today tho and cant believe how much I love to drive her. However she is up...