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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-29-2011, 04:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 581
Posted By Nigel-DV
Audio installer Bed, Herts, Cambs area needed for E39 iPod, Sub etc

Audio installer Bed, Herts, Cambs area needed for E39 iPod, Sub etc

I have a 2000 model E39 with factory satnav/tv widescreen audio system.

I've bought the following:

Intravee 2
Alpine...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-30-2011, 10:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 672
Posted By Nigel-DV
Was told today by two companies that it is the...

Was told today by two companies that it is the piston that has shattered due to the way I slammed it into reverse and accelerated hard while still in drive.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-30-2011, 07:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 672
Posted By Nigel-DV
I reversed fast, then braked and moved shifter...

I reversed fast, then braked and moved shifter from R to D while car was still reversing. Think getaway driver and you will get the idea ;)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-29-2011, 09:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 672
Posted By Nigel-DV
Auto box just broke - help.

Auto box just broke - help.

I have a 2001 model E39 530i Sport automatic.

While I was driving in Milton Keynes today I have broke my gearbox.

Not sure what happened, but I had to do a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-27-2011, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,615
Posted By Nigel-DV
Diesel cost more than petrol in the UK so...

Diesel cost more than petrol in the UK so difference is actually getting closer. I also hate the noisy sound of diesel.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-27-2011, 08:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,615
Posted By Nigel-DV
Fuel consumption question about BMW 318ti SE Compact 3dr Auto

Fuel consumption question about BMW 318ti SE Compact 3dr Auto

I currently have a 2001 model 530i Sport auto, and as work is quiet for me at the moment I can't really afford the petrol anymore so I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-23-2011, 09:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 289
Posted By Nigel-DV
Fitting iPod/Amp/Sub into E39 with TV/Satnav Coms system?

Fitting iPod/Amp/Sub into E39 with TV/Satnav Coms system?

I have a November 2000 model 530i Sport, this model is maxed out with every option including TV/satnav coms system.

I've just bought...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-28-2008, 12:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 699
Posted By Nigel-DV
Z4 problems: electric window, intermittent wipers.

Z4 problems: electric window, intermittent wipers.

Just bought used 2003 3 litre Z4. Top of range model with sat nav etc.

After just a few days a few problems have come about.

First is (this...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-10-2008, 08:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,313
Posted By Nigel-DV
About to buy this Z4 off a friend; is it worth it?

About to buy this Z4 off a friend; is it worth it?

I'm about to buy my friends Z4 and want to know if it is a good price and if there is anything I should be aware of.

I currently own a 523i...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-25-2005, 06:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 582
Posted By Nigel-DV
Dog Gaured for E36 Touring

Can anyone advise where I can get a genuine BMW dog/luggage gaurde for my 1997 323i Tourging E36. I called BMW (Elms) in the UK and they don't list one?

I don't want to buy an after market third...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 11:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 572
Posted By Nigel-DV
Which Haynes manual for my BMW?

Hi guys, I'm totally confused as to which Haynes manual (UK) I need for my BMW.

I just bought a BMW 323i Touring, it is an R reg 1997. (don't ask me what E number it is, I don't know what E36 etc...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 05:57 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 72,321
Posted By Nigel-DV
Thanks for the tip on the coating. Okay, I...

Thanks for the tip on the coating.

Okay, I bought the car, but before I bought it I agreed with the seller that I could take it to a BMW specialist who I know. The BMW specialist did a 'Block...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 01:08 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 72,321
Posted By Nigel-DV
Thanks for that, reasuring, if of course the head...

Thanks for that, reasuring, if of course the head gasket hasn't gone. I'm buying the car this morning and having a BMW expert friend of mine check it over in his garage.

Cheers
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-20-2005, 03:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 72,321
Posted By Nigel-DV
Blown Head Gasket?

First post around here, but not my first BMW by any streatch, I've owned 735, 520, 325 diesel and 728, all around 10 years old when I bought them, anyway, on with my question.

I am about to buy an...
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