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Coding Tutorial for the BMW i3 Electric Car

How-To | October 11th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

The new BMW i3 has some of the most passionate and tech savvy owners we have seen in the entire history of BMW cars. The …

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Installing a Level 2 Charger for an electric car

How-To | September 24th, 2014 by Chuck Vossler

Correction: “L2 chargers actually charge 4x faster compared to L1 since power is proportional to voltage squared.” Ironically, it was easier to decide to purchase …

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Griots Garage’s New Leather Cleaner Test

How-To | August 24th, 2014 by Chuck Vossler

At BMWBLOG we not only test new and used BMWs, we own and daily drive them. One BMW in our fleet is a 2007 X3 …

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How To Change The Oil In Your BMW M3 – Castrol EDGE TWS 10W/60

How-To | August 13th, 2014 by Chuck Vossler

As BMW cars get more and more complex, fewer things are still able to be done in your own garage.  I have changed the engine …

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How To Install A BMW M Performance Steering Wheel

How-To | August 13th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

Earlier this year, our BMWBLOG 1M Project Car received a new upgrade: a BMW M Performance Steering Wheel with Racing Display. The supped up steering …

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How To Clean The N54 Intake Valves

How-To | April 24th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

For everyone who is interested in what actually goes on during a special intake valve cleaning, here is some more information along with several other …

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Add iPod connectivity to your older BMW is not as hard as you think

How-To | April 14th, 2014 by Chuck Vossler

Most of us now take iTunes Music connectivity in BMW car for granted, but not that long ago it was optional and if you were …

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Spring Cleaning – A tour through Griot’s Garage detailing products

How-To | March 27th, 2014 by Chuck Vossler

Though it’s a rather foreign detailing product to most of us, regions of our country are unable to use traditional soap and water to clean …

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BMW Advanced Battery Charging System

How-To | March 3rd, 2014 by Chuck Vossler

One of the best items of value in the BMW Aftermarket Parts catalog is the $69 BMW Advanced Battery Charging System which comes with an …

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Paint Correction Done Professionally – M3 Santorini Blue Project

How-To | February 13th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

Detailers Domain, an NJ-based auto detailer, are showing us an example on how to properly fix any damages incurred by the paint on your car. …