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  1. BFuk Open Topic
  2. General BMW Discussions
    Car has been recovered, thanks folks
  3. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Car has been recovered, thanks folks
  4. Magnitude Events
    Hello all We've just announced a trip for next year for those interested in doing a Formula One weekend, but with a difference. I've done the F1 before and as good as it was, my overriding memory is of major traffic jams, low quality overpriced food and bad weather! So, we've worked hard to...
  5. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Looking at E61 530D, anything to watch out for? Hi all, I've been to see an E61 530D, it's got 181,000 miles on it. It is a manual. I've done all the usual checks such as making sure the rear suspension works and all the electrical checks. I know the MULF unit in the boot is faulty...
  6. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All, New on here but hoping to become a regular soon. Im on the hunt for an E93 to replace my A3 and found a nice one for sale: 137k miles, 330d, 57 plate, advert states "maintained with BMW specialist or main dealer" and part service history. Can someone tell me the common issues faults...
  7. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Everyone, My 2008 E60 is nearing 120k miles. I bought it at 70k and so far hasn't missed a beat. I was just wondering what things I should be watching out for at this stage, I would rather spend a bit now to prevent future damage and inconvenience. Apart from the usual oils and filters the...
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Help needed please my cars health check video worn bushes Hey all my vehicle has been in for a safety check and then as soon as i left i went to have my wheels balanced where they pointed out i had two bald tyres and my brakes were almost non existent bmw only half hour ago gave everything all...
  9. BFuk Open Topic
    yes the AA are p+sstakers, they have you all on automatic credit card renewal and stiff you at renewal time, so beware when you get that automatic renewal letter, dont just ignore it read it!! my renewal which would have renewed automatically on 25th of feb was £139:jaw-dropping just rung em...
  10. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I decided to service the car today, oil and air filter. Looked at ECP and identified the bits Crosland Air Filter £14.10 Crosland Oil Filter 5.99 Tripe QX 5x30 Low Saps C3 oil 5ltr X2 Total £78-89 I made a note of all the ECP Ref numbers and popped in giving her a slip of paper with all the...
  11. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    So i'll pick up the convertible tomorrow and i noticed yesterday some light staining and may be mould on the roof. Whats the best product to clean, brush, treat the fabric? Anything i should watch out for in terms of signs its going to leak or fail etc?
  12. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys, im soon looking to replace my e36 with a e60 525d.. im looking at 04/05 years as i have a budget of around £5k max ish... Had a look at what to watch out for but just want to know peoples opinions to see if these are things to consider or not? Im looking at manuals as i prefer to...
  13. General BMW Discussions
    Hi All, Sadly my beautiful red M3 E92 was stolen on Wednesday from my house in Cardiff. I was inside the house listening to music, when some scum bag sneaked in, went into my coat pocket and took the keys. It was 10:45 at night, (as the neighbours heard it start) and I discovered it was gone at...
  14. BFuk Open Topic
    Hey, BMW owners, i wonder what watch do you wear?
  15. General BMW Discussions
    Was about the failing timing chains in M43 (I think) engines in the 1, 3 and 5 series Interesting watch :)
  16. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi, I've just bought a 535d this Friday, It has the pro nav. Might sound like a daft question but can you watch a DVD through the Screen?, It says DVD on the next to the slot!, Or is this just to update the system. Thanks :confused
  17. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hey Guys, So after a little while and a few people asking me to post a video of the OBD system in the car, I've got around to it. Basically I've got the Dynavin unit (without the Android) as many people do in the e46 & e39 & e90 etc and a lot of people have been having fun with their mobile...
  18. BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hi guys, I am going to view 2002 BMW 735i tomorrow and I am thinking of buying it. The car has 99K miles. Don't really know much about these so any suggestion would be welcome. Alem
  19. BFuk Open Topic
    BMW E46 M3 CSL 3.2 SMG Sapphire black | eBay
  20. BFuk Open Topic
    It's a series on discovery channel, on now. I have been watching it from the start of the series about ******** in America making illegal moonshine it's a great watch, I recommend it if anyone is into reality programmes :thumbsup