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Forum: Classic Bimmers 01-20-2015, 09:08 PM
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Posted By kiva667
You should probably try here: e9coupe.com

You should probably try here:

e9coupe.com
Forum: Classic Bimmers 01-06-2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 711
Posted By kiva667
The "outdated" sound system, in my case a 1966...

The "outdated" sound system, in my case a 1966 Blaupunkt Frankfurt. Great sound reproduction for a 49 yr old radio with a mono paper speaker and I wouldn't even consider anything more modern.
...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 10-01-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,337
Posted By kiva667
Well heck there's even a better bargain on the...

Well heck there's even a better bargain on the site now, a '76 base model 2002 for "only" 27K! To be fair, it does have a few mods... But no sign of a flux capacitor.
Forum: Interior 10-01-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 322
Posted By kiva667
time

No offense but it's pretty hard to imagine a 1959 VDO clock keeping very good time - my '67 VDO loses a minute a day, and that is after having it refurbished.:rolleyes:
Forum: Classic Bimmers 01-29-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,007
Posted By kiva667
For the Touring you might be better off posting...

For the Touring you might be better off posting in the classifieds here:

http://02forum.co.uk/index.php

assuming you're in the UK.
Forum: Classic Bimmers 10-23-2013, 06:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 961
Posted By kiva667
Cross reference parts with realoem.com - you may...

Cross reference parts with realoem.com - you may have some luck using NK clutch components.
Forum: Classic Bimmers 01-03-2013, 06:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,213
Posted By kiva667
Probably the idle jet should be cleaned.

Probably the idle jet should be cleaned.
Forum: Classic Bimmers 08-08-2012, 11:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,593
Posted By kiva667
Might the noise be caused by the valves? Mine...

Might the noise be caused by the valves? Mine knock a bit for second when the car is cold but the noise disappears as soon as I give the car a bit of gas.

A knock could be a variety of things. I...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 03-31-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,766
Posted By kiva667
Here's one: ...

Here's one:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/BMW-3-0CS-CS-CSi-CSL-E9-Owners-Manual-NEW-/220943568319?pt=Motors_Manuals_Literature&hash=item3371434dbf&vxp=mtr

Seems to be from 1974 and it's pricey, but...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 03-22-2012, 07:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,364
Posted By kiva667
history

Carfax gave me info on an accident my 2002 had been involved with about ten years ago - with only the VIN as reference - but probably really old incidents won't be reported. I don't know of any...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 02-27-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,921
Posted By kiva667
Well, the price of a complete parts car depends...

Well, the price of a complete parts car depends on a number of factors but a rusty car that doesn't run maybe is worth around 400-500? Hard to say without seeing it.
Forum: Classic Bimmers 02-27-2012, 02:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,921
Posted By kiva667
Depends what you mean by "lots of rust." Without...

Depends what you mean by "lots of rust." Without pics there is no way to even try to ballpark value.
Forum: Classic Bimmers 02-01-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,364
Posted By kiva667
You can get the precise information by emailing...

You can get the precise information by emailing Andreas Harz at BMW in Germany:

andreas.harz@partner.bmwgroup.com

This takes two or three days but generally includes date of manufacture and...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 01-22-2012, 07:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,144
Posted By kiva667
Lucky score! The best all-around supplier is in...

Lucky score! The best all-around supplier is in Germany; they speak English and are very efficient:

http://www.wallothnesch.com/e/framewelcome.htm

Welcome to the NK world!
Forum: Pacific Northwest Region - AK, HI, ID, OR, and WA 01-20-2012, 10:50 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,923
Posted By kiva667
I've had great luck with Eurocar service on...

I've had great luck with Eurocar service on Roosevelt just off Ravenna - not bad hourly rate and they have coupons online! Very honest folks.
Forum: Classic Bimmers 01-13-2012, 08:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,055
Posted By kiva667
That is a VERY low price. In fact, suspiciously...

That is a VERY low price. In fact, suspiciously so. It could be a faux tii or it could have any number of hidden issues, or the seller could be a saint.

Upkeep costs are highly variable and...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 09-11-2011, 01:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,528
Posted By kiva667
You are potentially very lucky. There are not...

You are potentially very lucky. There are not many of those cars around. For issues, you would want to look at the same things people buying a 2002 would look at:

1) rust - around the shock...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 09-01-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,824
Posted By kiva667
buying an '02

There are million questions to ask and a million things to look at on the car. Any chance you could post some pics before you buy? That would give at least a first sense of what you're looking at.
...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 06-28-2011, 09:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,645
Posted By kiva667
Just noticed you're in NSW. There's a guy on ebay...

Just noticed you're in NSW. There's a guy on ebay australia that has NK window seals...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 06-28-2011, 09:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,645
Posted By kiva667
NK rubber and seals

There are a variety of online options such as ebay in the USA or ebay in Germany. For an American parts supplier I would recommend La Jolla Independent in Cali. (858) 488-1555. Not all rubber or...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 05-30-2011, 06:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,900
Posted By kiva667
There is a guy in Germany named Toni who...

There is a guy in Germany named Toni who specializes in these cars. His handle on ebay is "coupe-toni" He has a lot of parts and lists a few at a time on ebay.de. I suggest you contact hims thru...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 05-24-2011, 01:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,134
Posted By kiva667
Isettas

Here's a bunch for sale in various places:

http://www.jaxed.com/cgi-bin/mash.cgi?cat=cp&itm=bmw+1950s&loc=&fil=&ys=&ye=&ps=&pe=&pgs=100&submit=++++go++++
Forum: Classic Bimmers 05-14-2011, 10:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,277
Posted By kiva667
I have bought the aftermarket front seat belts...

I have bought the aftermarket front seat belts from rogerstii. They are high quality, German made, and the price is reasonable. I recommend them highly. In fact, I was so pleased with the ones I...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 05-06-2011, 09:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,598
Posted By kiva667
I would think that La Jolla Independent Parts...

I would think that La Jolla Independent Parts Finder in CA (858-488-1555) has those horn relays available but beware, you may have another issue too. I never did get the horn to work on my '72 2002...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 04-21-2011, 06:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,669
Posted By kiva667
Puget Sound Club

thanks - I hope one of these days to participate in one of the drive/tours.
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