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Forum: Maintenance 09-12-2014, 01:02 PM
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Views: 735
Posted By T1x
Battery options

Hi Everyone,

Went to start my beloved today and the familiar sound of clicking came out of the engine.

FLAT BATTERY. Car has not been started for a month so to be expected.

Anyway, the car...
Forum: Europe 03-20-2013, 05:29 PM
Replies: 363
Sticky: UK roll call
Views: 135,805
Posted By T1x
Hi everyone, Been a member for a while but...

Hi everyone,

Been a member for a while but just started updating our Compact which we have had since new.

50,000 miles only. No rust and is immaculate (even if I say so myself)

Updates done...
Forum: Exterior 03-20-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,478
Posted By T1x
Thank you. Gotta turn my attention to a few...

Thank you.

Gotta turn my attention to a few engine issues now. Nothing serious.

Temp guage and car take a long time to warm up. So i will be changing thermostat.

Also notice one of the bolts...
Forum: Exterior 03-15-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,478
Posted By T1x
On a roll!!!!!!! Don't stop me now!!!! ...

On a roll!!!!!!!

Don't stop me now!!!!

I am in danger of going too far.

Getting totally obsessed by it now.

The wife is getting a bit worried about me:eek:
Forum: Exterior 03-15-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,478
Posted By T1x
Thanks Paul. Just done the badges as well. ...

Thanks Paul.

Just done the badges as well.

Decided in the end to just stick the steering wheel badge on top of the exisiting one. Was worried about the air bag.

Pictures of the rear badge...
Forum: Exterior 03-07-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,478
Posted By T1x
will have a look. Thanks. in terms of badges...

will have a look. Thanks.

in terms of badges I have ordered these from ebay

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=121057274338&ssPageName=ADME:L:OC:GB:3160

in your experience...
Forum: Exterior 03-07-2013, 12:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,478
Posted By T1x
haha. Just took my sweet time getting round...

haha.

Just took my sweet time getting round to doing it.

Thank you so much for your help.

Was going to sell it, but it only has 50000 miles and is immaculate.

We have had it since brand...
Forum: Exterior 03-07-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,478
Posted By T1x
Thanks. I want to replace the exhaust next...

Thanks.

I want to replace the exhaust next but was wondering whats the best diameter I can get away with without cutting the rear diffuser.

Was think 4" (inch) but not too sure.

Any ideas?
Forum: Exterior 03-06-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 694
Posted By T1x
Replacement Bonnet, Rear and steering wheel Badges Help please

Hi Everyone,

Working on Project 'Ti' at the moment.

Just replaced the standard bumpers for Mtech and given my baby a new lease of life changing to LEDs for the license plate and reverse...
Forum: Exterior 03-06-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,478
Posted By T1x
Hi everyone, Its taken nearly a year to...

Hi everyone,

Its taken nearly a year to source all the bits I wanted and put them on the car, but its finally done and I love it!!!

Total amount spent including spraying 265.00.

I just...
Forum: Exterior 10-14-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,184
Posted By T1x
Thanks. Does anyone know how much they cost...

Thanks.

Does anyone know how much they cost from BMW.

I am in the UK.

Sent from my GT-I9300 using Tapatalk 2
Forum: Exterior 10-14-2012, 04:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,184
Posted By T1x
Will a standard m3 rear diffuser fit my mtech rear bumper

Hi everyone

My restoration is nearly complete. Just the rear bumper left.

Managed to get hold of an original mtech rear spoiler but the diffuser is missing

Can I use any e36 mtech rear...
Forum: Exterior 08-04-2012, 10:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,478
Posted By T1x
I hope so. Just one thing that worrys me is...

I hope so.

Just one thing that worrys me is that my car is artic silver and the guy I am buying them off says he is not sure if they are artic silver or not.

Will soon find out.

Can I use...
Forum: Exterior 08-04-2012, 10:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,478
Posted By T1x
Guys, thank u so much. I was reading about...

Guys, thank u so much.

I was reading about the front centres of the support bar having to be removed.

Will give it a go. I have had the car since brand new and want to freshen it up a bit.
Forum: Exterior 08-04-2012, 09:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,478
Posted By T1x
Mtech front and rear bumper on 318ti - Help

Hi everyone.

I guess his has been asked before but I cannot find a concise answer anywhere.

I have a 1997 318ti. It came with a sports pack without the mtech bumpers which were released...
Forum: Europe 03-13-2010, 12:35 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,805
Posted By T1x
For Sale Bonnet off 1997 compact in Artic Silver

The bonnet has a little strip of rust on the edge of the passenger side.

I can email pictures to anyone interested. No dents.

Just needs a good clean. I am selling it because I was told I...
Forum: Exterior 03-11-2010, 03:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 628
Posted By T1x
Thank you so much. I have just bought the...

Thank you so much.

I have just bought the immaculate bonnet for 35.00.

I have learned now that I should always buy original BMW parts.

All the best!!!
Forum: Exterior 03-11-2010, 11:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 628
Posted By T1x
Unhappy Bonnet Replacement On e36 - HELP!!!

Hi everyone.

I need to replace my bonnet on my compact. Artic Silver.

I found an Artic Silver bonnet of a saloon e36 and want to know will this bolt straight on as a replacement.

I have...
Forum: Exterior 03-01-2010, 08:09 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 600
Posted By T1x
Question Help! Upgrade of bulbs and angel eye ring install

I am in the process of upgrading the headlights in my e36 318ti and need some help please. I have seen the bulbs but am not sure of the bulbs that I need as everyone tells me something different.
...
Forum: Personal bios and Introductions 09-09-2009, 12:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,396
Posted By T1x
Will have a look. Here are pics

Will have a look.

Here are pics
Forum: Personal bios and Introductions 09-08-2009, 12:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,396
Posted By T1x
I think they are glass will check ebay ...

I think they are glass

will check ebay

thanks
Forum: Personal bios and Introductions 09-07-2009, 03:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,396
Posted By T1x
Standard headlights. Terrible yellow colour. I...

Standard headlights.
Terrible yellow colour. I replaced the bulbs on my 530 to LEDs to brighten up the halos.

Unfortunately I do not have such thing on the compact. I want to give the car a more...
Forum: Personal bios and Introductions 09-07-2009, 09:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,396
Posted By T1x
Thanks I really want to put the halo lights...

Thanks

I really want to put the halo lights on the car.

any ideas on cost and where from?

thanks
Forum: Personal bios and Introductions 09-06-2009, 12:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,396
Posted By T1x
I want your lights!!!!! They look goooooddd!...

I want your lights!!!!!

They look goooooddd!

Where and how did you do it?

Will post pics soon. They are on my other machine!
Forum: Personal bios and Introductions 09-05-2009, 11:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,396
Posted By T1x
As requested

As requested
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