Many people ask us what fuel they should be running in their BMW so here is some basic info to help out. Directly from TopTierGas.com the most common Dallas – Ft. Worth gas stations that comply with Top Tier requirements are Chevron, Conoco, Exxon, Mobil, Phillips 66, Quik Trip, Shell, and Texaco. These oil companies pay to have their fuel …Read More
BMW just announced the new 2013 BMW M3 Coupe Frozen Limited Edition. This is the first time the Frozen Limited Edition will be available in a range of frozen exterior colors including Frozen Red, Frozen Blue and Frozen White.
Including black leather interior, the Frozen Limited Edition will be available for US customers starting with production in January 2013 and …Read More
So what is this Walnut Blasting, which BMW’s requires this service, why do I need the service, and what is the cause. These are common questions we get here at Ultimate Bimmer Service so we decided to post some helpful info on carbon build-up and the required removal.
For starters ONLY BMW’s with direct injection are affected by this issue. …Read More
We love our BMWs and fixing our customer’s and just can’t resist taking a look at the new 2013 7 series lineup.
Motor Trend got a chance to take a look at the new 2013 BMW 750Li, 760Li, and Alpina B7 last week at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca and have done an excellent job breaking everything down. Can’t wait till …Read More
The guys over at Motor Authority have a great new test drive video of the 2013 BMW M5 & M6 at Laguna Seca. We haven’t gotten our hands on one yet, but from our experience test driving of the new 2012 BMW 335i we can only imagine how awesome it must be. Looks like the M6 only comes with the …Read More
The age old term of “tune-up” refers mainly to the ignition systems of older vehicles that used distributors, spark plugs wire and points style ignition systems. These outdated systems have been replaced with modern coil-on-plug style ignition systems with zero moving parts and extended service intervals.
Starting with the 1999 year model, most BMWs have been factory equipped with platinum-tipped …Read More
Though a simple enough question, this is still a matter of some debate among service providers and BMW enthusiasts alike. BMWs are “engineered” to have 12,000 and up to 15,000 mile (or one year) oil change intervals. Exactly who engineered this extended service interval? Was it the engine designers or perhaps the accountants? Changing the engine oil sooner can only …Read More
Our Dallas BMW repair facility is the first fully equipped with the latest 3G (third generation) BMW dealer level technology for performing advanced diagnostics and vehicle software reprogramming. The 3G system replaced the 2G system which consisted of the old GT1/DIS+ for diagnoses and the now outdated Progman/SSS for programming, with the newest ISID for diagnoses and ISTA-P for programming.…Read More
In our continued effort to stay up to date with the latest in BMW offerings, we made it out to BMW Drive for Team USA event in Dallas. Not only did we have a chance to drive the latest F30 335i we also got to contribute to Team USA for our scheduled test drive.
There are many new changes with …Read More