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by wambam87
Fri Jul 13, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2013)
Topic: 123d exhaust
Replies: 0
Views: 125

123d exhaust

Hi guys just a random Friday evening brain fart question, has anyone tried deleting the 2 mufflers along the stock exhaust for increased noise / flow?
by wambam87
Thu Jul 05, 2018 8:12 am
Forum: Tyres/Wheels
Topic: e90 CSL reps
Replies: 1
Views: 127

e90 CSL reps

Hi guys

after a bit of advice ive been offerd a set of 19 inch CSL rep wheels of a e90 for free :D , im wondering will these fit easily on my e87 123d ? or am i going to run into a world of sh*t?
by wambam87
Tue Jun 12, 2018 10:31 am
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2013)
Topic: BMW recall
Replies: 181
Views: 9259

Re: BMW recall

Mines in today for the recall , got a courtosey car for free just have to replace the fuel but cant help but feel jipped , the chap in front of me drove out with a 140i as a loan car and i ended up with a 218 grand tourer! Hopefully should get my car back by the end of the day.
by wambam87
Thu May 31, 2018 7:59 am
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2013)
Topic: new E87 123d owner
Replies: 1
Views: 158

Re: new E87 123d owner

Hi welcome to the forum The mpg is close to what i get , you can get more but you have to drive like a grandma , its from the gearing that gives it the lower mpg figure as the 123d is more aimed at acceleration. and from your picture you'res is a M-sport trim car and its common that the rears on msp...
by wambam87
Fri May 25, 2018 8:25 am
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2013)
Topic: BMW recall
Replies: 181
Views: 9259

Re: BMW recall

Random question but how did you guys book yours in , I've been reserved the parts and "all " i had to do was book a time to do it, however i dont work anywhere near the dealers , and they wont let me book it in the night before and leave it there as it would be a lot easier for me!. As i must be pre...
by wambam87
Tue May 15, 2018 8:12 am
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2013)
Topic: Wierd cut throttle cut out
Replies: 0
Views: 107

Wierd cut throttle cut out

Hi guys Only had my 2008 123d a few weeks so excuse me if this is something simple. Now that ive done the service items i wanted to im starting to push the car a bit more and ive discovered something weird , if you give it full beans then shift up the revs cut out as soon as you release the clutch. ...
by wambam87
Mon May 14, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2013)
Topic: 335i brakes on 123d
Replies: 4
Views: 272

Re: 335i brakes on 123d

Cheers for the reply ,

Doh ! will have to keep them in the shed till i source some other wheels and tyres :(

Having said that what mm are your rotors>?
by wambam87
Mon May 14, 2018 1:10 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2013)
Topic: 335i brakes on 123d
Replies: 4
Views: 272

335i brakes on 123d

Hi guys

Ive been offerd a set of front brakes of a 07 335i ( For free :D ) and im wondering will they fit with standard 17"wheels ?
by wambam87
Tue May 08, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2013)
Topic: Bmw preformance gearknob/
Replies: 3
Views: 302

Bmw preformance gearknob/

Hi guys im after a bit of information

My 123d is a SE trim level and i HATE the gear-knob ( comming from a m-sport e91) . Im thinking of getting the BMW-performance gear-knob , but from what ive read you need the alcantara gaitor as well , is this true ?

Cheers
by wambam87
Wed May 02, 2018 10:54 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2013)
Topic: Oil confusion for 123d
Replies: 3
Views: 169

Re: Oil confusion for 123d

Awsome thank you guys, I've only just bought the car and im guessing that the place I bought it off who serviced it before I got it has probably put in 0w30 or 5w30 as they didn't seem that clued up on the car. luckily euro car parts has a sale on ( when do they never have one) and have ordered some...
by wambam87
Wed May 02, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2013)
Topic: Oil confusion for 123d
Replies: 3
Views: 169

Oil confusion for 123d

Hi guys im in need of some help

I have bought some 0w30 to use in my car however ive just read that the early versions need 10w60. My car was made 06/2008 so what oil should i use?
by wambam87
Tue May 01, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: E81, E82, E87, E88 (2004-2013)
Topic: Inital service after purchase of 2008 123d ( swirl flap question )
Replies: 0
Views: 115

Inital service after purchase of 2008 123d ( swirl flap question )

Hi guys thank you for the add to your forum I recently purchased a 2008 123d and im very happy with it. I will servicing it this bank holiday weekend so i know whats in it etc. Im going to delete the swirl flaps whilst im at it , is it true that with my ones you have to basically smash them out as t...

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