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      02-11-2011, 06:45 PM   #1431
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Allo allo everybody, picked up mine I mean my wife's 320d Touring from Rybrook in Warwick last weekend, p/x'd a 10 plate Passhat estate I had only owned for 3 months. Ive now got a far better driver's car!!
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      02-13-2011, 06:05 PM   #1432
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Howdy doody everybody! Picked my car up last Nov, much more fun than my old Focus ST, and twice the fuel efficiency!

Loving the site!!

Now must PM Wafik for some interior carbon trim wrapping service
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      02-15-2011, 12:08 PM   #1433
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Hi Peeps,

Just got my 335D yesterday.....

Still figuring out a lot of stuff, I'm sure this must have been asked before but is ther a way of activating the folding door mirrors when you lock the car?

Cheers

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      02-16-2011, 06:48 PM   #1434
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Will be picking up a 330D SE in less than two weeks. Looking forward to it but sometimes get a bit concerned with some of the issues raised in a number of forums: swirl flaps. run flats etc. But should be good. Biggest problem so far has been trying to get a quote for an Ipod connector from the dealer I'm buying the car from. Took about two weeks to get a price confirmed.

Trying to decide if its worth getting the AUC service plan for the next two years...
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      02-17-2011, 12:02 AM   #1435
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hi

Hi folks, just joined this site today as ive just started modding my 335i so hi to you all
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      02-17-2011, 10:18 AM   #1436
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Can't wait

Going a bit crazy, just ordered an M3 coupe with DCT and competition package and not sure how im going to make it till mid April (which is when it is due!) without exploding with excitement... hello M3 world
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      02-17-2011, 10:31 AM   #1437
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New 325d M Sport

Hi All,

Just wanted to say a quick hello.

I have had my e90 for 4 weeks now and its running in very well indeed.

I have found the forum really useful and the info about the re-maps have taken the pain out of going it alone and the risks of finding a poor map that kills the car.
Evolve re-maps look good so far but nothing for the newer 325D 204BHP engine. Will have to wait I guess.

Anyway, take it easy.

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      02-18-2011, 02:28 AM   #1438
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Hi guys,

Been looking at buying an E90 for the last month or so and have found one that suits me down to the ground. An '06 330i M-Sport in Le Mans blue. Been chatting to the seller and sorting a couple of minor problems and should be putting a deposit down today and picking it up on the 5th March, all going well
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      02-18-2011, 08:43 AM   #1439
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Just joined the forum and wanted to say hi... first time owner of a BMW... enjoying it so far... now just looking around for options to change a few bits and bobs.. have to say this forum is great with wealth of info
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      02-18-2011, 10:18 AM   #1440
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Hello All
I've recently order a new company car - the 320ed. It the first BMW i've had (the missus has a 1 series), and will be completely different to my current Focus ST. But the fuel is getting ridiculas, and the tax bill will be much better with the ED.

I've gone for a few options:

3 spoke sports leather steering wheel
Cruise control
DAB Digital radio
Dakota leather - Black
Electric front seats with 2 position memory
Exterior mirror pack
Folding front centre armrest + storage
Folding rear seat head rests
Front sports seats with electric side bolster adjustment
Front/rear park distance control
Harman/Kardon logic 7 surround sound system
Heated front seats
Heated steering wheel
High gloss black interior
Individual anthracite headlining
Individual sun protection dark tinted glazing
Media pack - Professional - 3 Series
Alpine white
USB/audio interface
Visibility pack

Looking forward to getting it now...

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      02-19-2011, 05:30 AM   #1441
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Hey

hey all

Joined e90post a few days ago but just noticed the UK forum!!

Had the 335i about a month and loving it so far, but something tells me all your talk of 3" Dps, FMIC and remaps will have me modding soon..

Cheers
Phil
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      02-19-2011, 08:04 AM   #1442
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Hi all, thought I'd join up & say hello. Due to pick up my Coupe in about a weeks time. My first BMW so hoping it's gunna be better than the Mercedes I just traded in^^
Quick run down as I don't know everything about the car just yet, but it's an '07' E92 330i SE (N52) with 36k on the clock in Monaco Blue with Cream Leather, lots of gadgets & gizmo's, 18" Alloys & a little boot spoiler, Here's a pic taken at the Dealership
Anyhoo nice to be here & hope to be at a meet or something sometime down the line, Cheers Ken^^
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      02-21-2011, 05:27 AM   #1443
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Talking Hello fellow peasants

Hi, guys. Just thought I'd say hello, finally managed to justify a Beemer after years of having to shift kids (sometimes sick), gardening supplies, building materials, dirty dogs, etc, in mundane hatchbacks. Can finally enjoy driving a car as opposed to a four-door delivery vehicle, yee-haa!!
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      02-21-2011, 05:03 PM   #1444
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Hi all,

Just picked up my first BMW!

Basic Spec....

2008 BMW 320i M Sport Convertible
Met Black
Creme Leather, Dark Wood Trim
Idrive with Pro Sat Nav and Bluetooth


Plans.....Exhaust, TV upgrade/headrest monitors, remap and general paintwork tidy!!

Have attached a pic!

Rich
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      02-22-2011, 05:59 PM   #1445
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Hey all,

Thought I would introduce myself. I'm Pyth, a Senior BMW Tech in the UK. Interested in mixing with people who love BMW's and hopefully (if possible) at some time offer some help and advice.
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      02-22-2011, 06:30 PM   #1446
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Hi all

got my monaco blue 320d SE in may 2010, really pleased with it, mods I've done so far are tinted windows, LCI Halogens (from Vaheed in Newcastle - think he's a member?). looking at getting some dark lines next

heres a picture i took a few weeks ago, before i got the LCI halogens so just the standard sidelights in this shot

click thumbnail...

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      02-23-2011, 01:10 AM   #1447
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Hi everyone

My Name is Zak I'm 21 and I drive a beer truck for a living. I just bought an '07 335i Coupe 6MT. Not my first BMW but I'm crazy about this one.

Hope to talk to a lot of you and learn some new stuff Thanks!
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      02-23-2011, 02:33 AM   #1448
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Thought I would introduce myself. I'm Pyth, a Senior BMW Tech in the UK. Interested in mixing with people who love BMW's and hopefully (if possible) at some time offer some help and advice.
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      02-23-2011, 03:19 AM   #1449
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Smile A great forum

Hi to my new friends. I joined the forum as a friend told me about it. I have been reading some excellent posts on the Alpine upgrade for my E90. Was impressed by what others siad that I am getting one fitted next week. Will post my thoughts on it on once it is installed. Off to loo at posts on more topics now
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      02-23-2011, 03:33 PM   #1450
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so many useful tips

Just joined. Despite having had a BM for 2 years I am still finding out so much from these posts
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      02-23-2011, 05:31 PM   #1451
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Evening all

A bit slow off the mark - got my 335i coupe April 2010 and have been meaning to get involved here.

I had been thinking of an E46 330i but when I saw this e92 at my local dealer I knew it was the car for me. It didn't have a long list of options but it was my favourite colour (Montego Blue), with my favourite leather (Jade grey), manual, no-smoker, immaculate condition with only 14k miles (56 plate), 18" wheels (not so keen on 19" personally) and most important, it felt 'right'.

A few pics from the day I picked it up :









I've already fitted a Dension 500 ipod/usb gateway, and the BMW Alpine audio upgrade (both highly recommened btw!). This year as the weather improves I have a couple of other ideas brewing... perhaps in the diff-related arena...

sim
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      02-23-2011, 05:33 PM   #1452
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