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  1. Anyone upgraded from 3 series to X3 ? Was it the right decision for you driving pleasure wise ?

    General BMW Discussions
    We have a 3 series (2015) and were thinking of getting an X3 which would be our first SUV. Just wanted to hear from other people who have made the jump from family saloon to Mid Size SUV and what were their thoughts ? What is the the everyday drive / parking / practicality by comparison. Did...
  2. 320 (2.2) and 330 differences engine wise and sensor wise ?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    As the title says do any of your knowledgable lot know if the 3.0 has any other sensors compared to a 2.2 ? Why do I need to replace the Ecu ? Can I not keep my old Ecu then get it remapped for a aftermarket tune made for a 3.0 on the 2.2 so I don't have to worry about getting keys etc recoded...
  3. Differences between the 320 2.2 and the 3.0 engine wise only

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Right as the title says what's the difference between the engines ? They are both straight 6's but how come the 2.2 only has 170hp but the 330 has 230 what's different between them ? Are the Pistons bigger ? Valves bigger ? If any one can enlighten me on this it would be great as I know I can...
  4. D&T wise BMW Specialists

    BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Had my car serviced and a few parts replaced due to wear and tear at D&T Wise 316 Bexleyheath, Broadway, Kent, DA6 8AA 0208 303 5211. This was my first time there today, I was so impressed with there customer service and the way they went that extra mile. My E46 330 now drives like a new car...
  5. Is it not wise to use this oil?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I have been using this oil for my signum for a few years now and noticed it says bmw longlife 04, could this be used on my 330 as i have a vauxhall trade card at a much much reduced price?
  6. E46 320 Convertible, is this a wise purchase?

    General BMW Discussions
    I haven't posted much these days as I'm BMW less (long story) but I do miss my verts so am looking to get one again soon. Trouble is finding an e36 in the condition I want is virtually impossible which has led me to look at the pre facelift e46 320. What I can't figure out is it seems to be...
  7. best upgrade for a standard 320 d sound wise ?

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    hi peeps ,,iv got a 04 320 d and its totally standard ,tbh the sound in the car is pretty pants above a certain volume ,,its the bmw business 6 cd changer ,,can the speakers for instance be upgraded with direct replacements ,,i dont want to mess about with the int look but i want to upgrade...