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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-12-2012, 04:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,366
Posted By Graveshaker
The prep work was relatively easy. I did the...

The prep work was relatively easy. I did the molding removal and blocking myself. My friend that does body work pulled the dents. I would highly recommend blocking and removing as many trim...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-11-2012, 05:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,366
Posted By Graveshaker
Paid $1500 for the car and $899 for the paint...

Paid $1500 for the car and $899 for the paint job. I'm happy with the out come. I've learned that you must do your own prep in order for Maaco to turn out right. They have a really good spray...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-11-2012, 12:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,366
Posted By Graveshaker
The car runs really well and idles perfect. I...

The car runs really well and idles perfect. I contemplated doing the "mess under intake mod" but she purs like a kitten. I may do it as a safe measure this winter however.
...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-11-2012, 12:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,366
Posted By Graveshaker
Pelican and turner.

Pelican and turner.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-11-2012, 03:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,366
Posted By Graveshaker
Sent out for a Maaco job...

Bought an inexpensive 318is as a winter project that needed paint badly. The body and frame was rust free and the drive train was solid. Previous owner tried to repaint the car because of peeling...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 09-03-2009, 02:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 657
Posted By Graveshaker
pics please, very interested

pics please, very interested
Forum: Cars - Private Party 09-03-2009, 02:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,808
Posted By Graveshaker
Looking for a trade with cash?

Looking for a trade with cash?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-17-2009, 11:59 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,214
Posted By Graveshaker
I totally understood you the very first time, not...

I totally understood you the very first time, not sure what he missed. I use to live in Detroit and it was the same way. Any hooked up car had to have chrome no exceptions. Your car is classy...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-16-2009, 08:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 786
Posted By Graveshaker
I absolutely love driving my 540I/6. Still...

I absolutely love driving my 540I/6. Still turning heads young and old to this day.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-16-2009, 07:08 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 23,214
Posted By Graveshaker
Love the oem front and rear lips. Your car stand...

Love the oem front and rear lips. Your car stand out from the massive m5 bumper guys on this forum. Classy yet sporty. Well done!
Forum: Automotive / Photography 08-14-2009, 03:19 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,166
Posted By Graveshaker
Very nice photos. I'm glad to see that you...

Very nice photos. I'm glad to see that you invested in something as important as family. I think the small house comments were pure jealousy. Would a cramped one room hotel been any larger? I can...
Forum: Automotive / Photography 08-14-2009, 03:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 805
Posted By Graveshaker
Look like soooooo much fun.

Look like soooooo much fun.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-11-2009, 03:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,386
Posted By Graveshaker
Just giving you a heads up, I plasti dipped my...

Just giving you a heads up, I plasti dipped my wiper arms because they were starting to show signs of rust. I waxed the car a few weeks later using Meguiar's yellow wax and got splatter on the plati...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-10-2009, 09:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,552
Posted By Graveshaker
Mine does the same, sort of a strobe.

Mine does the same, sort of a strobe.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2009, 07:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 808
Posted By Graveshaker
Wasn't the best area to really get down on it. ...

Wasn't the best area to really get down on it. Kept thinking the police was going to come.:(
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2009, 04:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 947
Posted By Graveshaker
Are you posting in the other model forums as well?

Are you posting in the other model forums as well?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2009, 07:52 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,488
Posted By Graveshaker
Man, I totally understand your pain. It seems no...

Man, I totally understand your pain. It seems no matter how far away from every one I park, some huge pickup truck finds me. Those big ol' trucks doors open sooooo wide. It's a few new strip malls...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2009, 04:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 808
Posted By Graveshaker
Yeah, thought of that however the Hids and angels...

Yeah, thought of that however the Hids and angels would have a totally different white than the signals throwing the front even more off.:dunno: I think the slight amber gives it a little contrast.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-27-2009, 09:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 808
Posted By Graveshaker
Yeah, previous owner removed the resonators. ...

Yeah, previous owner removed the resonators. Still wasn't aggressive sounding enough. I had these thrush mufflers laying in the garage from my mustang, thought what the hell. A visit to Tuffy and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-27-2009, 08:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 808
Posted By Graveshaker
Uncommon exhaust video...

Tried something very different.....

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fEYW4nd6ZYc
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2009, 11:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By Graveshaker
I won them on ebay from a former e39 owner.

I won them on ebay from a former e39 owner.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2009, 08:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By Graveshaker
Wow never thought of wraping the boots. Could...

Wow never thought of wraping the boots. Could prolly use blue and red thread. Thanks for the idea.:thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2009, 08:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By Graveshaker
I taped into the front parking lights. The blue...

I taped into the front parking lights. The blue stripped wire is power and the brown is ground. I like having the option to run the angels or to leave them off.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2009, 07:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By Graveshaker
I'm going with the ZHP shift knob. I wrapped the...

I'm going with the ZHP shift knob. I wrapped the shifter console and it turned out great however I couldn't get the ash tray door to open and close properly. I don't smoke but I love how it opens...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2009, 05:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By Graveshaker
Updated look for my Alpine 540i/6

My 540 came with some pretty horrid looking headlights. I was also not too proud of the wood grain accents and the front bumper seemed bland. The ever so popular M5 bumper seemed a bit much. I...
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