Are run flat tyres right for my BMW?

BMW run flat tyres

Run flat tyres were introduced by BMW in 2003 on the Z4 and 5-series models. Over the years more models followed suit and now nearly all of BMWs range leaves the factory with run flat tyres. You might think this is brilliant due to not having to pull over and change a wheel immediately after…

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Absolute BM recommend Powerflex

BMS Recommends Shell Oil

BMWs are well known for their impressive handling and driving experience. However as with everything, over time the components which contribute to this wear out and require replacement. So as BMW owners we are all used to those regular oil changes, replacement brake pads and tyres every year or so. But do we really consider…

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BMW Efficient Dynamics explained

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In a society where concern is growing for the environment and global warming, there is an ever-increasing need for vehicle manufacturers to go greener. This is one of the main reasons for BMW creating the Efficient Dynamics system. The primary aim of Efficient Dynamics is to lower emissions and improve fuel consumption whilst keeping the…

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45 years of BMW Art Cars

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1975 saw the introduction of what would become an iconic part of BMWs history. The BMW Art Car collection began when Hervé Poulain asked artist, and friend to swap his canvas for a BMW. Poulain, a French racing driver, would later race this car. In fact, nine of these Art Cars competed in motorsport. There…

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Looking after your BMW during Coronavirus lock down

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What checks should I make before driving and why? Tyre pressures Vehicles that sit for periods of time can affect the tyre pressures and if left with low pressure can damage the structure of the tyre making it unsafe for road use. To avoid this you should ensure your tyre pressures are inflated to the…

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BMW Recommends Shell Oil

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BMW Recommends Shell Oil Shell is the official recommended supplier for aftermarket engine oils within EMEA across all BMW Group brands; BMW, BMW M, BMW i, BMW Motorra & MINI. This three-year contract supplier extension means that the premium BMW engine oils manufactured by Shell are endorsed by BMW themselves after rigerous testing. This willl…

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Swirl Flap Delete

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If you currently own or are thinking of buying a diesel BMW, the chances are you have heard the term swirl flaps. Other manufacturers use different names such as tumble flaps but essentially they are very similar if not exactly the same. So what are swirl flaps? Many makes and models of diesel vehicles use…

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BMW Service Competition

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Competition Winner – Absolute BM Garage in Worcester Absolute BM as a garage in Worcester has a keen Facebook following mainly based throughout the Midlands and some as far afield as Longod, Portsmouth, Norwich & Dunstable. Followers enjoy engaging with regular posts and showing off their BMWs, as well as this being a great platform…

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