Detailing World  

Go Back   Detailing World > Search Forums
DW Home Forum Home Merchandise Store Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 25 of 112
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: bense556
Forum: Projects and Restorations 24-10-2018, 08:12 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 11,525
Posted By bense556
It is the most aesthetically pleasing option...

It is the most aesthetically pleasing option though, I did the same and the difference visually is amazing. I also applied a bead of silicone just behind the new rubber, along with new bulb cover...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 24-10-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 11,525
Posted By bense556
With removing the black crumbling rubber...

With removing the black crumbling rubber underneath the indicator, be vary careful about driving in rain and washing the car. The main negative I have with these is that water can very easily get...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 11-10-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 11,525
Posted By bense556
The hard drive navigation was only available on...

The hard drive navigation was only available on the last year of production on E63/64 (2010) however it is a relatively easy retrofit, having just done it. But I agree, there isn't much that pulled...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 27-09-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 23,217
Posted By bense556
Sad to see this go, was a great one to follow and...

Sad to see this go, was a great one to follow and looked amazing fun! However what you said makes sense.
Another area to look out for on the 650 is the PCV valve - along with the valve stem seals...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 02-09-2018, 09:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 898
Posted By bense556
Very nice - we have 2 of these in the family a D2...

Very nice - we have 2 of these in the family a D2 (brother) and D4 (dad). Both are cracking cars, and the D4 is plenty punchy enough with decent mpg to boot.
Enjoy!
Forum: The Motoring Zone 30-08-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,150
Posted By bense556
There are some elements I like - I actually think...

There are some elements I like - I actually think the interior is nice, and that steering wheel look lovely, nice and thick. The rear I think suits it in a way - yes it is very Ferrari-esque, but...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 22-07-2018, 12:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 558
Posted By bense556
When I've rented in the past, if I didn't have my...

When I've rented in the past, if I didn't have my CC on me, they just used to deduct the money from my current account, then return it when I returned the vehicle. Most should offer this, as there...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 05-07-2018, 09:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,157
Posted By bense556
I actually really like the gold, I think it sets...

I actually really like the gold, I think it sets off all the black and carbon really well. Agreed that this is currently the nicest car that BMW make. Are the upgrades necessary - no. But then it...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 01-07-2018, 06:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,491
Posted By bense556
I was hoping to move over to Diesel, as my...

I was hoping to move over to Diesel, as my mileage means that my 3.0 petrol isn't the most economical (I purchased it when I could walk to work).

I do like the B9 S4 I'll admit, and it is very...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 29-06-2018, 07:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,491
Posted By bense556
I've been looking at Audi estates, comparing them...

I've been looking at Audi estates, comparing them to BMW and Merc - my biggest gripe with them is the difference in power between the Audi and Merc's compared to BMW when comparing the same engine...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 29-06-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,847
Posted By bense556
My old line manager had a 12 month old Jag XE...

My old line manager had a 12 month old Jag XE that was making a horrible grinding noise from the middle point of the engine. Took it to Jag dealership who connected it up and no fault codes at all. ...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 24-05-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 684
Posted By bense556
I'd be interested in the estate variant of this....

I'd be interested in the estate variant of this. I've been in the market for a nice estate for a while, and this may tempt me! Shame BMW have stopped doing the M5 estate, that would be a battle I...
Forum: The Tech & Gadget Zone 18-05-2018, 08:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,443
Posted By bense556
The only thing I would give caution on is buying...

The only thing I would give caution on is buying a graphics card off of ebay. With the boom around crypto-currency mining, GPU's are hit hard with this, and then normally sold off on ebay as being in...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 25-04-2018, 09:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,671
Posted By bense556
I have the same colour/shape as this, but just...

I have the same colour/shape as this, but just the 'poxy' 3 litre engine - couldn't swallow the extra fuel costs with the V8, it's bad enough on the I6!

Do like the new shape M6 though - it is on...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 04-04-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 669
Views: 71,805
Posted By bense556
Can you please also add me - I am most definitely...

Can you please also add me - I am most definitely over 18!!
Forum: Projects and Restorations 08-03-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 41,454
Posted By bense556
I really like the gloss black kidney grills -...

I really like the gloss black kidney grills - doing the same on my e63 6er to tie in with my recently done side vents. I may also need to follow suit and get the interior out for a full deep clean....
Forum: Health & Lifestyle Zone 28-02-2018, 07:48 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,949
Posted By bense556
Depending when the naff day happens, I will go...

Depending when the naff day happens, I will go clay pigeon shooting - nothing better than throwing a few shells down range!
Forum: The Tech & Gadget Zone 16-01-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,467
Posted By bense556
Depending when you are thinking of changing,...

Depending when you are thinking of changing, might be worth waiting for the S9? Pretty sure it is due to be released this year, so could be worth a little wait. I do like the look of the Pixel 2 XL...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 11-01-2018, 03:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,026
Posted By bense556
I really like that - it is on my list of cars to...

I really like that - it is on my list of cars to own, and that has cemented it on there for good. Interested to try out the hybrid version if I'm honest.
Forum: The Tech & Gadget Zone 07-01-2018, 09:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,780
Posted By bense556
Given the fact that you have looked at the Sonos...

Given the fact that you have looked at the Sonos One, and by the sounds of it you were impressed, I would stick with that. The Echo is a decent bit of kit, my boss has one, but his main comments are...
Forum: Detailing Chat 06-01-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 739
Posted By bense556
If you need fallout remover, try this:...

If you need fallout remover, try this: https://www.eurocarparts.com/ecp/p/car-accessories/car-cleaning-accessories/exterior-cleaning/wheel-cleaner/?542772060&0&cc5_111

With the discount code it is...
Forum: The Showroom 06-01-2018, 09:03 AM
Replies: 364
Views: 128,018
Posted By bense556
I would remove the spray head and flush it out -...

I would remove the spray head and flush it out - I have left the one in my Tardis bottle and it has ruined it - even though it is a chemical head, Tardis is a very strong solvent, so I should have...
Forum: Autoglym 04-01-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,554
Posted By bense556
I have that body shampoo and think it is amazing...

I have that body shampoo and think it is amazing - so slick when in use and really nice to rinse off, enjoy using it!
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 03-01-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,868
Posted By bense556
It may change - a car will currently fail if upon...

It may change - a car will currently fail if upon inspection a Catalytic converter has been removed/bypassed, and the same with the DPF - if it has been removed/bypassed then it is also a fail. All...
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 02-01-2018, 03:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,868
Posted By bense556
Diesels have a smoke test, not an emissions test...

Diesels have a smoke test, not an emissions test like petrols do. I did the same to my old mondeo, and it was actually cleaner without the cat than with
Showing results 1 to 25 of 112

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 02:31 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
DTO Garage vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
DTO Garage vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors