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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. BMW Coding and Programming
    Hi, I have just installed a new CIC head unit into a BMW F30 2012 series. Previously it only had the business unit with the small display. The installation process went OK and the unit works OK. Now i need to programm the new unit with my car. I have some basic knowlage with coding, i did...
  3. F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current)
    Hi all, I've put together a detailed How-To video for installing the M-Performance Interior Trim Kit. I hope you find this useful! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ZTuiE4Ph7g
  4. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hey, I just purchased my bmw and have no idea how to properly maintain it. Is there some type of maintenance sheet or something I can follow. In terms of when to replace things, change fluids etc. Also how reliable is the service info shown in idrive, can I sole rely on that? I stumbled upon...
  5. Do-It-Yourself H.Q.
    Installing a dashcam can seem rather daunting, but it's actually a relatively straight forward DIY project if you take your time. Modern cars, especially European cars have features which monitor battery load when the car is off and can either cut power, or throw error messages when a dashcam...
  6. F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current)
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hXumwjHfPM8 Call me indecisive if you wish. It's been 4 months now that I've been changing my mind almost daily about how to hook up the back of the M235i. I originally had my heart set on a Quad-Tip setup and researched as far as calculating exactly what tips...
  7. Do-It-Yourself H.Q.
    Hi guys, A lot of you may be familiar with the Torque Pro App for iOS and Android. However it can be quite clumsy and a lot of the time you don't end up bothering with it becasue it's such a pain to set up. I've put together a video guide showing you how you can set up Torque to work as a turn...
  8. Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension
    Hi all, I've just finished putting together my video series "The Complete Wheel Fitment Guide". This series equips you with everything you need to know to choose appropriate wheels for any car. How to Measure Wheel Offset, Width and Diameter - Complete Wheel Fitment Guide - Part 1 - YouTube...
  9. Do-It-Yourself H.Q.
    Hey guys and girls, Here's a quick video showing the SIMPLE installation of the BMS 3.5in exhaust tips for M235i and 335i. Couldn't be easier! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P2HmvbIuVhI&t=70s
  10. BMW Coding and Programming
    I'll be honest here. I am an IT professional, and software developer, and even I was a tad scared when I started researching the various different coding solutions. I kept reading about bricked ECUs and such, and after installing and configuring all the software on my PC to do some coding...
  11. Suspension and Braking
    Hi all, I am selling front and rear caliper rebuild kits (2 each) and caliper guide bushing kits (4). All of the kits are brand new, genuine Ate parts. Prices include shipping (USPS Priority Mail). I ship within the continental US only! I accept PayPal and Venmo for payment. PART FITMENT The...
  12. E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014)
    Hey all! I recently installed the BavSound stage 1 speaker kit into my 2011 E92 M3, and the results are just stunning! The speaker option I had OEM was simple base stock, even missing the possible rear panel tweeters, so this upgrade was really really dramatic! This has changed my daily...
  13. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    06 550i with leaky valve guide seals. High oil consumption. I'm adding a quart every 3-4 weeks. White/blue smoke after long idle. All the classic symptoms. For a "valve job", which to me means replacing the valve guide seals, the stealership quoted me something funny like 8 grand. Most...
  14. X3 E83 (2004 - 2010)
    I have an X3 and I recently purchased two navigation DVDs. One is for the East US and the other is for the West US. I tried following the instructions that I was given with the DVD, but it didn't help very much. I also used this forum: LOADING SOFTWARE (ALL EXCEPT THE E65 AND E66) For MK I, MK...
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  16. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    My 318ci 2005 es only done 64k but big problems: Timming chain guide has snapped! Timming chain jumped Sprockets, tensioner needs changing apparently from main dealer. The valve tronic servo motor maybe what caused the issue, According to dicklovette BMW main dealer bristol. They want 2400 this...
  17. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    I was thinking which would be better since im looking for another car. a 2010-2011 328 prolly around 25k to 35 k mileage with a turbo or a 335 2008-09 with 35-55k mielage? I might not be able to get a 335 due to issues with whom im buying it with, but for sure I am getting a bmw. I was wondering...
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