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by maskelyne
Tue Jul 04, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2011)
Topic: Bilstein B12 fitting advice
Replies: 0
Views: 206

Bilstein B12 fitting advice

Hi All Not been on for a while. But could do with some advice. Long story short, blew a front damper at weekend and now using it as an excuse to refresh all dampers and springs. Got B12 pack on the way, anyone recommend a fitter (and aligner) around a triangle of East Midlands to bottom of Leicester...
by maskelyne
Tue Aug 02, 2016 12:30 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2011)
Topic: Roof Bars E82
Replies: 6
Views: 641

Re: Roof Bars E82

Well After scouring Gumtree, Preloved and Ebay. I've managed to cobble together a nearly new set of Thule Wing bars (961) with the corresponding Feet and Fitting kit for £120 all in. From looking around, they're supposedly very quiet to around 70. I'll get a chance to try them out over the next coup...
by maskelyne
Tue Jul 26, 2016 1:20 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2011)
Topic: Roof Bars E82
Replies: 6
Views: 641

Re: Roof Bars E82

Hi All Well its that time of year, and instead of taking the E91 320d on its annual excursion we've decided to take the 125i instead. So my questions is, any roof bar recommendations. I'm happy with cheap (as they wont get used often) but also appreciate the quality of a decent set as long as the p...
by maskelyne
Mon Jul 25, 2016 2:46 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2011)
Topic: Roof Bars E82
Replies: 6
Views: 641

Roof Bars E82

Hi All Well its that time of year, and instead of taking the E91 320d on its annual excursion we've decided to take the 125i instead. So my questions is, any roof bar recommendations. I'm happy with cheap (as they wont get used often) but also appreciate the quality of a decent set as long as the pr...
by maskelyne
Thu Jul 14, 2016 7:36 pm
Forum: Cotswold BMW
Topic: Quote for Vanos Solenoids...
Replies: 3
Views: 298

Re: Quote for Vanos Solenoids...

Thanks for the info.

What sort of delivery time should I expect when ordered?
by maskelyne
Thu Jul 14, 2016 7:10 am
Forum: Cotswold BMW
Topic: Quote for Vanos Solenoids...
Replies: 3
Views: 298

Quote for Vanos Solenoids...

Hi

Could you provide a price for a pair of Vanos Solenoids and gaskets.

Vin ends in vh95156.

Thanks in advance
Craig
by maskelyne
Thu Jul 07, 2016 11:11 am
Forum: Funktion Audio Installs
Topic: An Introduction and Hi!
Replies: 12
Views: 1658

Re: An Introduction and Hi!

mitch-e82 wrote:
maskelyne wrote:Hi Mitch

Whereabouts in the East Mids?

Chat Soon
Craig
Hi Craig,

In Leicester

Thanks
Probably have some work for you soon.

Looking for an Amp install
by maskelyne
Wed Jul 06, 2016 3:43 pm
Forum: Funktion Audio Installs
Topic: An Introduction and Hi!
Replies: 12
Views: 1658

Re: An Introduction and Hi!

Hi Mitch

Whereabouts in the East Mids?

Chat Soon
Craig
by maskelyne
Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:04 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2011)
Topic: Black 1 Series with Black Kidney Grilles
Replies: 12
Views: 885

Re: Black 1 Series with Black Kidney Grilles

Andy0011 wrote:Image
Where did you get these grills from, was looking for something similar for mine.
by maskelyne
Tue Jul 05, 2016 10:00 am
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2011)
Topic: BMW 125i Whine
Replies: 16
Views: 615

Re: BMW 125i Whine

by maskelyne
Mon Jul 04, 2016 11:46 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2011)
Topic: BMW 125i Whine
Replies: 16
Views: 615

Re: BMW 125i Whine

Thanks for all the feedback guys.

I'll keep an eye on it, if there's any developments, I'll update.
by maskelyne
Mon Jul 04, 2016 8:32 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2011)
Topic: BMW 125i Whine
Replies: 16
Views: 615

Re: BMW 125i Whine

Definite split of opinion then.
by maskelyne
Mon Jul 04, 2016 7:35 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2011)
Topic: BMW 125i Whine
Replies: 16
Views: 615

Re: BMW 125i Whine

nivens wrote:Does it only happen when it's hot? I had a similar issue recently and it turned out to be a gubbed oil filter.
Nope, its there from cold. Whether stationary or not. Clutch depressed or in gear.
by maskelyne
Mon Jul 04, 2016 7:08 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2011)
Topic: BMW 125i Whine
Replies: 16
Views: 615

Re: BMW 125i Whine

Gotta admit when trying to locate the source under the bonnet, it does seem to be around alternator.

Just wondering if its the Idler Pulley
by maskelyne
Mon Jul 04, 2016 5:57 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2011)
Topic: BMW 125i Whine
Replies: 16
Views: 615

BMW 125i Whine

Hi All Just wondering if you guys can provide a confirmation or not. When going WOT on my 125i (2008), there is a perceptible whine that appears at the top end of the revs and then follows it back down. Whilst it follows the rev pattern, its not in sync and lasts for a second or two when Idle is hit...

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