BMW M3 GTR P60B40 engine

BMW Engine codes / naming convention explained

Facebook0Tumblr0Google+0Twitter BMW engine codes contain an order of numbers and letters which represent specific technical information.  Although at first glance these numbers may seem random, they actually have a meaning.  This is very similar to a VIN or Vehicle Identification Number.  It is a way more manufacturers to record which version the vehicle has. Understanding

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BMW hood emblem roundel removal

How to remove & replace BMW hood emblem, roundel, badge

Facebook0Tumblr0Google+0Twitter Problem: Missing, faded, cracked, weathered hood emblem / roundel. Application: All model BMWs Solution: Remove and replace. Cost: $33 Where to buy: FCPeuro.com, ECStuning.com BMW hood emblem, roundel, replacement: Like every plastic car part exposed to the elements, over time it will crack, fade, weather and or fall apart.   The BMW hood emblem

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Leaking power steering reservoir cap seal BMW

Power steering reservoir cap seal replacement, BMW

Facebook0Tumblr0Google+0Twitter Problem: Power steering leaking from reservoir cap. Application: Most all models from 1980+ Solution: Replace missing / cracked seal Cost: $1 -$10 BMW Part Number: 32411128333 Where to buy: BMW Dealership, FCP euro, ECS tuning BMW power steering reservoir cap seal: All rubber seals will eventually dry out, crack and then leak.  Rubber found

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OEM BMW E30 fuse puller

OEM BMW fuse puller

Facebook0Tumblr0Google+0Twitter Problem: Pulling fuses from fuse box. Application: All model BMWs Solution: Use the OEM BMW fuse puller Cost: Included with purchase of car or $2 new OEM BMW part number: 61131379583 Where to buy: BMW dealership, online parts distributors BMW fuse puller, lifter tool: BMW enthusiasts will know the older models came equipped with a

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BMW tri stitch m color steering wheel clean

How to clean dirty colored stitching; steering wheel, seats etc

Facebook0Tumblr0Google+0Twitter Problem: Dirty stitching on steering wheel (or seats, armrest, boots etc.). Application: All model BMWs Solution: Use dish soap with water and a clean toothbrush. Cost: FREE / $1 M stripe tri stitch cleaning: Human hands naturally produce oil which will work its way onto the stitching of your steering wheel over time. If you have black

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BMW E30 Tow Hook Storage

BMW E30 trunk tow hook holder

Facebook0Tumblr0Google+0Twitter Problem: Need for a secure place to store BMW E30 tow hook. Application: BMW E30 Solution: Use the built in holder Cost: FREE BMW trunk tow hook holder: It has become “trendy” to keep a tow hook installed on the front bumper of the BMW E30 model.  The reason must be because of “race car”

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