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Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 05-23-2010, 07:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,048
Posted By ramelloh
to zthreepio and catso

Sorry, no pics to my knowledge. I was far away from the body shop and too busy working, earning the coin to pay for the work. I tend to give a lot of trust to my mechanic and selected body man....
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 05-21-2010, 10:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,048
Posted By ramelloh
Leaks

Thanks for the tip, Catso. I have silicone. I'll check the gasket/seal situation out. The tail lights have always had fog in the lenses. I thought it was coming from elsewhere. I sealed a couple of...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 05-21-2010, 09:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,048
Posted By ramelloh
Bad habits and body work

Roger that, Catso. I have had my share of bad habits, some I don't regret, and some I do. Sometimes, doing something bad feels so good, you don't wanna be right, at least for a little while.....like...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 05-20-2010, 05:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,048
Posted By ramelloh
Rear subframe repair results results

Hey zthreepio,

The work is done. Your prompting has inspired me to do what I said I would do, let interested parties know how things progressed.

The work is done. It was a major success. The...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 03-27-2010, 07:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,048
Posted By ramelloh
south 26, Oh yeah, all rear links will be...

south 26,

Oh yeah, all rear links will be refurbished. It's a full rear subframe maintenance. Thanks for the tips.

Rick
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 03-27-2010, 07:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,048
Posted By ramelloh
south 26, Thanks for getting back. The 535is...

south 26,

Thanks for getting back. The 535is comes with the LSD. I leave double tracks everywhere I go. It makes a great snow car with 120 lbs of sand in the trunk and the best and freshest snow...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 03-27-2010, 06:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,646
Posted By ramelloh
It may be time to send the instrument pod in for...

It may be time to send the instrument pod in for a rebuild. I recall that that was what I had to do to fix my speedo/odo issues, which I guess are not all that uncommon in E28s. The pod is simple to...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 03-25-2010, 08:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,917
Posted By ramelloh
To TecMec

The spare well rust is probably related to the reinforcing external gusset on the left side of the spare well. It is a problem are that holds dirt-salt mix to the metal in copious amounts.
It should...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 03-25-2010, 06:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,048
Posted By ramelloh
Thanks South26

Andy,

My mechanic has found a very confident body/restoration man. Two different layers of metal will be replaced in the process. It is stated that it will be much stronger than new.

It is the...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 03-22-2010, 12:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,048
Posted By ramelloh
Solutions for the repair of rear subframe bushing mount points for the E28?

It's a long title, but it's a big problem. Has anyone had any experience with repairing rust-out of the formed sheet metal underbody section that helps locate the subframe bushings. In my otherwise...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 03-22-2010, 12:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 12,828
Posted By ramelloh
87 535is mpg

Hey folks,

I am a new member as of today, but I have a lot of experience with mpg and many other things in the '87 535is 5spd, chipped.

I purchased my ride in 1999 with 65,371 miles and a bad...
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