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by bimmertips
Sun Sep 16, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: Reference Info
Topic: Interior upholstery options, BMW E46 M3
Replies: 0
Views: 276

Interior upholstery options, BMW E46 M3

https://bimmertips.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/BMW_E46_m3_interior_options.jpg The BMW E46 M3 was produced from 2000 thru 2006 with a total production run of 85,744 units worldwide. The BMW E46 M3 was only produced in a coupe and convertible options as the sedan option was dropped from the previ...
by bimmertips
Sun Sep 16, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: Reference Info
Topic: Interior upholstery options, BMW E36 M3
Replies: 0
Views: 383

Interior upholstery options, BMW E36 M3

https://bimmertips.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/BMW_E36_M3_interior_upholstery_options.jpg The BMW E36 M3 was produced from 1992 thru 1999 with a total production run of 71,242 units worldwide. Initially the E36 M3 was only offered in a coupe version, however by 1994 BMW offered a convertible and...
by bimmertips
Sun Sep 16, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: Reference Info
Topic: Interior upholstery options, BMW E30 M3
Replies: 1
Views: 313

Interior upholstery options, BMW E30 M3

https://bimmertips.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/E30_M3_interior_fabric-01-1.jpg The BMW E30 M3 was the first ever M3 BMW produced. It was manufactured from 1986 thru 1991 with a total run of 17,184 units worldwide. The main reason for its production to the public was to be eligible to compete in ...
by bimmertips
Sun Sep 16, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Fun Facts
Topic: BMW TwinPower (Twin Scroll) turbo system explained
Replies: 0
Views: 285

BMW TwinPower (Twin Scroll) turbo system explained

https://bimmertips.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/BMWTwinTurboPower.jpg What is BMW TwinPower Turbo Technology? Since the N55 engine, BMW has been naming many of their engines “TwinPower Turbo”, this is a bit of a marketing trick. The predecessor N54 engine was actually a “Twin Turbo” engine. There...
by bimmertips
Sun Sep 16, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: Fun Facts
Topic: How BMW laserlight headlights work, benefits
Replies: 0
Views: 324

How BMW laserlight headlights work, benefits

https://bimmertips.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/BMW_M4_laserlight_header.jpg How do BMW Laserlight headlights work? Laserlight headlights do not directly project light the road as one may think, given the name. Instead, the headlight housing directs three monochromatic blue laser light beams thro...
by bimmertips
Sun Sep 16, 2018 1:55 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: How to prevent yellow haze headlight lenses
Replies: 0
Views: 268

How to prevent yellow haze headlight lenses

https://bimmertips.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/e39_headlight_lens.jpg Why do headlights turn to a yellow haze? Like all plastic and rubber parts on your vehicle, exposure to the ultraviolet rays from the sun will eventually lead to a break down of the part through the oxidation process. Further ...
by bimmertips
Sun Sep 16, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Brakes
Topic: Stainless steel brake lines, where are the advantages
Replies: 0
Views: 242

Stainless steel brake lines, where are the advantages

https://bimmertips.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/BMW_Stainless_Steel_Brake_Lines_01.jpg Why are rubber lines used from the factory? Manufacturers often take low cost options when assembling a car. Rubber brake lines also offer cheap maintenance in the future when they wear out. Factory rubber line...
by bimmertips
Sun Sep 16, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: Reference Info
Topic: BMW E36 toolkit tools, part numbers
Replies: 0
Views: 220

BMW E36 toolkit tools, part numbers

The OEM BMW E36 toolkit is comprehensive and contains most tools required to do general maintenance on your vehicle. Spark plug changes, wheel mounting and dismount, simple fastener removal and emergency sunroof crank are just a few of the operations the OEM BMW toolkit can assist the owner in. The ...
by bimmertips
Sun Sep 16, 2018 1:26 pm
Forum: General Maintenance
Topic: How to reset E30 oil service inspection light
Replies: 5
Views: 3929

How to reset E30 oil service inspection light

https://bimmertips.com/wp-content/uploads/DailyTips/bmw-service-interval-indicators-1200x675.jpg How to reset BMW E30 3 series oil service / inspection light: After performing an oil change, the BMW E30 oil service / inspection light must be reset. Once reset, service indicator lights will be full ...
by bimmertips
Sun Sep 16, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Don't buy aftermarket wiper blades for your BMW
Replies: 0
Views: 205

Don't buy aftermarket wiper blades for your BMW

https://bimmertips.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/BMW_Wiper_Blade_insert_refill.jpg Why aftermarket wiper blades are a waste of money: Wiper blades will inevitably wear out over time. Even if you don’t use them often, the rubber oxidizes, becomes brittle and cracks rendering them useless. It is bes...