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Forum: Off-Topic 08-23-2005, 10:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,092
Posted By lip277
Pretty good (and true in many respects I suppose)...

Pretty good (and true in many respects I suppose)

:rofl:
Forum: Off-Topic 04-12-2004, 12:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 345
Posted By lip277
That's actually a pretty common issue on the new...

That's actually a pretty common issue on the new GM trucks. The throttle butterfly gets sticky and needs cleaning somewhat regularly. I visit gm-trucks.com and peruse their forums much as I do for...
Forum: General BMW 04-09-2004, 08:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,365
Posted By lip277
Ummm... I'll have to take another look at...

Ummm...

I'll have to take another look at them. Thanks for the info-
Forum: General BMW 04-09-2004, 11:57 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,365
Posted By lip277
Cool set-up you've got.... I'm in progress on...

Cool set-up you've got....
I'm in progress on configurating my garage presently. I have seperate three and a two car buildings that I need to get cabinets and storage going on.....

Question...
Forum: General BMW 04-09-2004, 11:40 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,691
Posted By lip277
That's not an "M2"....... This is- ...

That's not an "M2".......

This is-
http://www.m2bmw.com/m2BMW/images/newcoop6.jpg
http://www.m2bmw.com/m2BMW/images/newcoop1.jpg

:D
Forum: General BMW 03-11-2004, 10:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 866
Posted By lip277
Yep.... There are a few of us 'old' folk around...

Yep.... There are a few of us 'old' folk around here (old cars, not people - although that may work both ways for me.....)

I've had my 2002 for 20 years or so now. Bought it when it was just a...
Forum: General BMW 10-06-2003, 12:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 723
Posted By lip277
The first two pictures are of a ~1974 3.0CS I'm...

The first two pictures are of a ~1974 3.0CS
I'm looking at getting one of those beasts myself and am getting to know them inside and out.
Forum: Off-Topic 09-24-2003, 12:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 720
Posted By lip277
If you can't afford the car....

You might want to get the Camera (http://www.dpreview.com/news/0309/03091703olympusferrari.asp)
Forum: General BMW 09-21-2003, 02:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 831
Posted By lip277
That's possible. I hang out on Roadfly and FAQ...

That's possible. I hang out on Roadfly and FAQ as well, so.... That and there are a bunch of Fjord 02's around also. I even saw that someone grabbed a pic of my car and used it on an e-bay auction...
Forum: General BMW 09-20-2003, 07:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 831
Posted By lip277
I'm glad to see some other 02 nuts hanging out...

I'm glad to see some other 02 nuts hanging out here.....
and I thought I was the only one.
:D
Cool

I bought mine in 1984 from the original owner. I've got ~230k on it now and am still on the...
Forum: General BMW 08-20-2003, 02:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 664
Posted By lip277
Talking I'm from the Monterey Bay area...... and my...

I'm from the Monterey Bay area...... and my family is in the fuel business there (both retail and wholesale).
I worked for my Dad at one of his stations during some summers (downtown Monterey). ...
Forum: General BMW 08-17-2003, 10:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 952
Posted By lip277
Now Jon, if you really wanted to have fun...

you'd have taken the whole shebang down Naciemento-Ferguson Road to Hwy 1.... :bigpimp:
Now, that's a drive! Hey - At least it's all paved now....

I grew up in the Monterey area and spent many...
Forum: General BMW 08-14-2003, 08:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 360
Posted By lip277
I know of one fella that put a sunroof 'roof' on...

I know of one fella that put a sunroof 'roof' on a non-SR car. It was basically a total ground up restoration so it wasn't that much more work (in the big picture).
Yes- SR cars have a drain...
Forum: General BMW 08-12-2003, 09:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,328
Posted By lip277
Question Sounds like you may have found a good one...

It really all depends.
Sitting for 15 years can take its toll on many aspects of the car.
Like Carrie said, all the rubber parts (from the door seals to the brake components) may not have survived...
Forum: General BMW 08-11-2003, 08:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 938
Posted By lip277
Looks like the fader for the OE stereo. Your...

Looks like the fader for the OE stereo. Your setup probably bypassed it.
Hey - A free switch position!
Forum: Off-Topic 08-11-2003, 08:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 745
Posted By lip277
I did the same thing (once...) It took me...

I did the same thing (once...)
It took me forever to put that switch back together although I didn't loose anything.
The trouble was in a couple of months it was acting up again...

Hope your...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-06-2003, 01:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 745
Posted By lip277
Seat Switch

I've had several Mercedes' over the years (and still have one that my wife drives).
Each car I've had (a 1979 w116 and a 1984 and 1987 w126) have had to have the seat adjustment switch replaced. ...
Forum: General BMW 08-05-2003, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 426
Posted By lip277
Book on the "BMW"

"BMW" book (http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0805959173/qid%3D1060109796/sr%3D11-1/ref%3Dsr%5F11%5F1/104-2409926-0993545)

Funny what you find when you look on the web.

Now, where was...
Forum: General BMW 08-05-2003, 11:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 470
Posted By lip277
Thumbs up Wish me luck.....

I'll be needing it-
I have been wanting to get another car for several years now and ... I've always loved the early 70's 3.0cs/csi coupe's. I remember being priced out of that market when I...
Forum: General BMW 07-30-2003, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 632
Posted By lip277
Then don't bid on it..... :D

Then don't bid on it..... :D
Forum: General BMW 07-23-2003, 02:46 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,702
Posted By lip277
~230,000 miles on my 2002. That's my 1973...

~230,000 miles on my 2002.
That's my 1973 2002 that is . :)

I had ~220k on it as of 1988, so - I really have not driven it that much in the last several years. Still, it drives very nice. :D
Forum: General BMW 06-23-2003, 08:22 AM
Replies: 26
Poll: Windshields
Views: 1,316
Posted By lip277
One in a 2002

That's one on my 1973 2002..... I did it in about 1990.
I'm actually surprised that it lasted that long as it really is a 'barn door' as they say (aerodynamically) and catches all the ^%$$# on the...
Forum: General BMW 01-18-2003, 11:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,051
Posted By lip277
Or rather "Buy and hold" in my case. Leasing is...

Or rather "Buy and hold" in my case. Leasing is a boon to the dealer for anyone who actually drives any distances.

Opinion anyway. I've got 230k on my 2002 and 160k on my 420SEL.
:D
Forum: General BMW 12-29-2002, 10:56 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 2,796
Posted By lip277
Toyota Echo.... :yikes:

Toyota Echo....
:yikes:
Forum: General BMW 12-20-2002, 12:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 742
Posted By lip277
Or they just had three digits to deal with. :)

Or they just had three digits to deal with.
:)
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