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      08-19-2017, 05:34 AM   #1
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R99's F31 330d Touring - BMW Individual Pure Blue - The Build

Hi all, following on from my intro thread, I thought I would start a build thread on here to document the changes I make all in one place!

Progress may be slow initially, but I have some long term plans for this car

Quick intro to the car:

F31 330d Touring
2016 build
BMW Individual Pure Blue paintwork
Oyster interior

It has a nice options list, but I wont bore people with the full details, as I am sure most people already know whats available on there cars!

I collected it yesterday, and I have to say it is night and day compared to my previous E91 325d Touring. The tech and the way it drives with the 8spd is next level!











I will update more once I have got the ball rolling with some mods etc, but my shortlist is the following:

Full GTechniq detail - interior and exterior
6WB retrofit
OEM M3 wheels (black / diamond cut)
BMW M Performance front splinter and rear roof spoiler - colour coded or gloss black
MPPK

etc etc

I had the first mod done last night after getting home which was to enable ID6, DVD in motion and also Extended Bluetooth.



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      08-19-2017, 05:35 AM   #2
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      08-19-2017, 06:27 AM   #3
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That's gorgeous! Looking forward to seeing its progress
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      08-19-2017, 06:27 AM   #4
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Mind if I ask how you enable id6?
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      08-19-2017, 06:27 AM   #5
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Very nice!!!!
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      08-19-2017, 06:40 AM   #6
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Nice!

I like seeing other people's colour choices. Sometimes you have to be brave as it's a bit late once it's built, but this combination works well. Enjoy..
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      08-19-2017, 07:23 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by R99 View Post
Hi all, following on from my intro thread, I thought I would start a build thread on here to document the changes I make all in one place!

Progress may be slow initially, but I have some long term plans for this car

Quick intro to the car:

F31 330d Touring
2016 build
BMW Individual Pure Blue paintwork
Oyster interior

It has a nice options list, but I wont bore people with the full details, as I am sure most people already know whats available on there cars!

I collected it yesterday, and I have to say it is night and day compared to my previous E91 325d Touring. The tech and the way it drives with the 8spd is next level!











I will update more once I have got the ball rolling with some mods etc, but my shortlist is the following:

Full GTechniq detail - interior and exterior
6WB retrofit
OEM M3 wheels (black / diamond cut)
BMW M Performance front splinter and rear roof spoiler - colour coded or gloss black
MPPK

etc etc

I had the first mod done last night after getting home which was to enable ID6, DVD in motion and also Extended Bluetooth.




I know this may be a daft question but the vehicle image (graphic) under my vehicle, is that standard 3 series image? I don't expect it to be exactly the same as colour etc as your car but it would be better if was an M Sport Touring at least. Like the connected drive app

By the way, not criticising, car looks great. Just wondering because I have ID5 not seen this before.
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      08-19-2017, 07:31 AM   #8
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It's a G series car in the picture on the home screen, when you look further into the menu system, the image displayed is a 3 series Touring!

Not sure if there is a work around for that to be honest!
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      08-19-2017, 09:06 AM   #9
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Never seen a Pure Blue...and now I have. Congrats lovely looking car.
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      08-19-2017, 10:39 AM   #10
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Originally Posted by R99 View Post
Hi all, following on from my intro thread, I thought I would start a build thread on here to document the changes I make all in one place!

Progress may be slow initially, but I have some long term plans for this car

Quick intro to the car:

F31 330d Touring
2016 build
BMW Individual Pure Blue paintwork
Oyster interior

It has a nice options list, but I wont bore people with the full details, as I am sure most people already know whats available on there cars!

I collected it yesterday, and I have to say it is night and day compared to my previous E91 325d Touring. The tech and the way it drives with the 8spd is next level!











I will update more once I have got the ball rolling with some mods etc, but my shortlist is the following:

Full GTechniq detail - interior and exterior
6WB retrofit
OEM M3 wheels (black / diamond cut)
BMW M Performance front splinter and rear roof spoiler - colour coded or gloss black
MPPK

etc etc

I had the first mod done last night after getting home which was to enable ID6, DVD in motion and also Extended Bluetooth.



That was from Dick Lovett Swindon wasn't it? It was in the show room this time last year....
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      08-19-2017, 10:50 AM   #11
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That was from Dick Lovett Swindon wasn't it? It was in the show room this time last year....
Correct!

Their sales manager has been driving it and theyve just sold it to me at 10 months old!
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      08-19-2017, 11:54 AM   #12
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The car looks great in Pure Blue.

Please tell us how you enabled ID6 ?

Cheers !
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Beautiful car James, looking forward to seeing it evolve!
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      08-19-2017, 02:56 PM   #14
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That's one lovely Touring!
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      08-19-2017, 03:32 PM   #15
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Really nice, love the colour!
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      08-19-2017, 03:37 PM   #16
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The car looks great in Pure Blue.

Please tell us how you enabled ID6 ?

Cheers !
wibbles is your man for that!
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      08-19-2017, 04:06 PM   #17
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Thanks for all the positive comments guys, I spent about 3 hours cleaning it today trying out all the new GTechniq products that I bought myself!

It's come up literally as new, I couldn't be happier with the car!





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That's absolutely beauty , love the colour and my favourite thing is EVO Sat Nav

looking forward see you making it even nicer mate
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      08-20-2017, 02:57 AM   #19
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stunning colour look forward to seeing the mods enjoy
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If this ends up anything like your E91 it will be mint, subscribed
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Beautiful car, that's a great colour choice.
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      08-20-2017, 05:01 PM   #22
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If this ends up anything like your E91 it will be mint, subscribed
It will..... eventually!

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Beautiful car, that's a great colour choice.
Thanks!
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