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  1. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hey, I'm having a bit of trouble deciding if I should buy a e61. I currently have a Avensis 2.0 d4d, but there's a e61 2007 520d with the m47 motor up for sale for around 3500. It's rolled a whole 380.000 km, with a automatic transmission. I went for a test drive and it drove fine. The only...
  2. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hi I’m new looking to buy an e39 and currently can’t decide between: 2002 525d with 135,000 miles Or 1999 523i 121,000 miles Which one will have better mpg I drive a fair amount in city and some motorway and also what about reliability between both? thanks
  3. X3 F25 (2011 - 2017)
    Hi all, could you please help deciding on which X series will be best to buy. Option A (my fav right now): X3 2017 xDrive30D M Sport with 35k mileage (with vdc adaptive suspension) BMW X3 Series X3 xDrive30d M Sport 3.0 5dr Option B: X5 2014 xDrive30D M Sport with 43K mileage BMW X5 Series X5...
  4. 7 Series - F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 (2008 - 2015)
    Hey all, I’m new to the forum here. I currently have a 2006 530i as well as a 2008 manual M5. I’m sure you can guess which of the two is the daily driver. I’ve had the 530i for nearly 12 years, and I’ve loved it for the most part. It’s comfortable, quiet, and overall pretty reliable. Great MPG...
  5. E36 (1991 - 1999)
    I'm looking for a supercharger kit for a boared s52, and I found the Active Stage 2 supercharger kit based on stock internals and compression ratio, but I was planning on putting in new pistons and rods to handle more horsepower as well as having a lower compression ratio for more boost. If the...
  6. E36 (1991 - 1999)
    Hello people! I am looking into buying an E36 325i or 328i to fool around, and need some information about what to look out for and possible problems. I know these have pretty solid engines (M50 & M52), hence why I am just considering such models. Plenty of power, easy to work on and repair...
  7. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hi Everyone, So I wanted to detail out first what the situation is so that I can get some tailored advice - if there is any about my situation. I recently purchased (last few weeks) a 2007 530i, I had it pre-checked by a local foreign car's specialist in South Dakota. They said that it needed...
  8. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I have a 1998 BMW 528i e39. It has about 140,000 miles on it. I***8217;m not mechanically inclined, but I love this car very much and want to be sure that I take the proper steps to maintain it. Any advice or thoughts are appreciated! The car was running totally fun as recently as this past...
  9. F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current)
    Hi Guys, I just wanted to get your input on some stuff, I've never worked on my cars and I'm slowly getting into it so im still a newbie at best. Recently I got the Left turn signal malfunction error pop up on the idrive system and low behold instead of the turn signal the whole left taillight...
  10. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hello friends my name is Leonardo from Argentina. I currently drive a 2010 volkswagen gli 2.0tsi. A possibility of owning a 2008 325i coupe came across and I am wondering if it is worth the money. So thing is I am looking at pros and cons of the switch. The coupé has 135.000km on the clock...
  11. E36 (1991 - 1999)
    I've been lusting after an E36 for months now, but I still have some reservations/questions about the car, so I was hoping Bimmerfest's members could help me out by offering their advice. -My ideal E36 would be an M3 Sedan, although I'm certainly not opposed to any of the other M3 or E36...
  12. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    I recently purchased a 2000 328i 5 speed with 170,000 miles. I am not sure if the fuel pump has been replaced by any of the previous owners. The car is suffering from a no start condition in the mornings and after it has sat for long enough to cool down. After I turn the ignition to position 2...
  13. E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014)
    As you all know M3s are now selling for around $18-$35k depending on mileage and condition, and it’s finally time for me to get my obtainable dream car. My budget is $25k maximum and I’m going to finance it I have great credit and a college graduate with my side job I should be able to afford...
  14. E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010)
    Where is the best site for searching for and buying genuine BMW parts? In the Honda circles, it's well known that Majestic Honda beats out everyone else on price and search ability on their site. I'm looking for the same type of source for my '09 M6. I need an oil cooler at the moment. Thanks!
  15. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hi, im considering buying a used BMW 2006 320si. The car is currently at 70000km (45000 miles) and has not been driven since 2015. Priced at $22000/£17000) I've never owned a BMW before, and I really like how this car looks and what I've read about it online. (I've not seen it or driven it...
  16. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hello! I've been reading through many threads on this site, but cannot find a definitive answer. I just recently purchased a JB4 tune and looking for mods that should be purchased with this. I plan on running running either map 1 or 5 for the JB4. I'm considering an ARM FMIC, BMS DCI, and BMS...
  17. X3 F25 (2011 - 2017)
    So a friend of my uncle is offering me his winter rims and tires set. I wonder if 235/55R17 will fit my 2011 BMW X3 ? My X3 is 28i. Thank you so much in advance !
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