Show Me Your BMW!!!!!!!!!

Show Me Your BMW!!!!!!!!!

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e30m3Mark

11,741 posts

109 months

Sunday 22nd October 2017
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AshBurrows said:
Thanks guys I'm glad you like it smile

Sorted my interior over the weekend for Nurburgring too.



Much nicer place to be now!
Very nice.

I'm thinking of going with an E46 M3 myself and that sort of 'club sport' look is what I would want.

flight147z

392 posts

65 months

Sunday 22nd October 2017
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oceanview said:



My coupe with MV3s' fitted.
Looks like you've had it dropped a little too? Nice car

Mike335i

2,029 posts

38 months

Sunday 22nd October 2017
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Very nice, those mv3s really suit it!

oceanview

962 posts

67 months

Sunday 22nd October 2017
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flight147z said:
oceanview said:



My coupe with MV3s' fitted.
Looks like you've had it dropped a little too? Nice car
Thanks.

Its on Suplex springs and Bilstein B4 dampers, which are supposed to be m-sport equivalent, but better/stronger springs and dampers a slight improvement on the standard items.

Its also had poly bushes to f&r anti-roll bars, new Meyle HD drop-links and a proper fast-road alignment at a respected motorsport place.

Made a big, big difference to the drive and pleased with the results!

MDUBZ

215 posts

36 months

Sunday 22nd October 2017
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one from this summer



one from last summer (apologies, i've been playing with photoshop)


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TR4man

2,982 posts

110 months

Sunday 22nd October 2017
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oceanview said:



My coupe with MV3s' fitted.
Lovely. I'm sure I've seen that on the Z4 forum.

mylesmcd

1,937 posts

155 months

Monday 23rd October 2017
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Whilst not mine, I have the keys of this for the next ten days. In Italy.

Lozw86

543 posts

68 months

Tuesday 24th October 2017
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2017 F25 X3 3.0d M sport+

PTF

3,322 posts

160 months

Tuesday 24th October 2017
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Finally got my 5 door N52 fix!!

130i SE. 2006 model. Manual. Hydraulic steering (pre-facelift). 52k miles. 1 owner.

Stealthy cool

Craikeybaby

8,727 posts

161 months

Tuesday 24th October 2017
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Very nice! What I was looking for, before settling on my 120i as I couldn't find a decent 130i.

Can you disable the passenger airbag on yours? (I see a child seat there.)

PTF

3,322 posts

160 months

Tuesday 24th October 2017
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Craikeybaby said:
Very nice! What I was looking for, before settling on my 120i as I couldn't find a decent 130i.

Can you disable the passenger airbag on yours? (I see a child seat there.)
Yeah i snapped it up. Was only for sale for about a day.

No idea on airbag. It's a front facing booster seat though, so airbag deactivation isn't required...but now you've got me questionning myself ..

Craikeybaby

8,727 posts

161 months

Tuesday 24th October 2017
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Mine has a blanking plate where the switch should be, so my son just sits in the back.

Mr Tidy

6,959 posts

63 months

Wednesday 25th October 2017
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PTF said:
Yeah i snapped it up. Was only for sale for about a day.

No idea on airbag. It's a front facing booster seat though, so airbag deactivation isn't required...but now you've got me questionning myself ..
Lovely car! I keep looking at these as a potential replacement for my 325ti, but then I do get an N52 fix in my Z4 Coupe!

On the airbag question, open the passenger door and look at the end of the dash - if it can be turned off there will be a key-slot visible (my 123d had that feature).



PTF

3,322 posts

160 months

Wednesday 25th October 2017
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Mr Tidy said:
PTF said:
Yeah i snapped it up. Was only for sale for about a day.

No idea on airbag. It's a front facing booster seat though, so airbag deactivation isn't required...but now you've got me questionning myself ..
Lovely car! I keep looking at these as a potential replacement for my 325ti, but then I do get an N52 fix in my Z4 Coupe!

On the airbag question, open the passenger door and look at the end of the dash - if it can be turned off there will be a key-slot visible (my 123d had that feature).
Cheers for the heads-up about the airbag guys. I just assumed at 7yrs old he'd be ok in the front on a booster. It seems maybe not

ChrisDT

1,644 posts

126 months

Wednesday 25th October 2017
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My 1998 E36 328i Sport - Bought as a project from a fellow PHer last year. Finally it's starting to come together, just need the wheels doing! (and the drivers rear arch but thats in hand).


robbiekhan

529 posts

113 months

Thursday 26th October 2017
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Got a steering wheel retrim and flat bottom mod.


99Chimaera

225 posts

67 months

Thursday 26th October 2017
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E34-3.2 said:
I really like that. One of the best BMWS I've seen for a while. The wheels suit it perfectlysmile

LordGrover

29,952 posts

148 months

Thursday 26th October 2017
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mylesmcd said:


Whilst not mine, I have the keys of this for the next ten days. In Italy.
Go on then... any good?

p1stonhead

17,036 posts

103 months

Thursday 26th October 2017
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robbiekhan said:
Got a steering wheel retrim and flat bottom mod.

Not usually a fan of 'non round' wheels but that looks great!

E34-3.2

681 posts

15 months

Thursday 26th October 2017
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99Chimaera said:
E34-3.2 said:
I really like that. One of the best BMWS I've seen for a while. The wheels suit it perfectlysmile
Thank you. The car is going for a a long stint to the finest specialist in the uk to make it close to perfection. Doesn't make any sense financially but hey, since when owning an E34M5 make sense for your wallet!! biglaugh