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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-26-2006, 02:03 AM
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Posted By alpinaB10UK
any one got same problems....

any one got same problems....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-02-2006, 05:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 617
Posted By alpinaB10UK
Mine has 200MPH on the clock and its NOT limited...

Mine has 200MPH on the clock and its NOT limited to 155!! i wont tell you how i know... the book says top speed of my Alpina is 172MPH!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-02-2006, 04:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 465
Posted By alpinaB10UK
Alpine car stereos have a loom that goes from the...

Alpine car stereos have a loom that goes from the steering wheel to aftermarket Alpina stereos... cost around ***163;80 fitted Ask your local car stereo shop
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2006, 04:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,968
Posted By alpinaB10UK
In the UK, we call any engine with 6 cylinders a...

In the UK, we call any engine with 6 cylinders a V6 and eight cylinders V8 but we dont call engines with 4 cylinders V4!!

Just to confuse you!! Yep, We actually call the V6 cylinder engine...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2006, 04:26 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 22,094
Posted By alpinaB10UK
They only made 195 of this type of E39. This is...

They only made 195 of this type of E39. This is number 191 one of the last! They only made 59 right hand drive versions. Its 3.2 V6 Manual instead of Auto. Have a look at www.alpinaregister.com to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2006, 12:46 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 22,094
Posted By alpinaB10UK
Alpina B10 3.2 V6!

http://pictures.autotrader.co.uk/ATD_web/servlet/media?id=271448391

I am from London Uk and this is a rare car!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2006, 12:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,968
Posted By alpinaB10UK
BMW ALPINA B10 3.2 V6 and the Alpina register

The Alpina register

I thought you guys maybe interested in this site.

http://www.thealpinaregister.com/

My car is on their as it was number 191 of 195 made. One of only 59 right drive mdoels...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2006, 12:39 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 3,649
Posted By alpinaB10UK
I would love to bring mine but i would have to...

I would love to bring mine but i would have to ship it over!! I spoke to the guy at beverly hillsparts department and he told me that he had only read about Alpinas in a magazine....Have not got any...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 02-23-2006, 01:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 979
Posted By alpinaB10UK
E39 - Adding a sub to Business CD any ideas?

Hi, I have an Alpina B10 3.2 (5 series E39 limited edition) and I want to upgrade the system to add a sub.

Does anyone have any idea how to remove the business radio (and tape player unit) to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-23-2006, 01:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,168
Posted By alpinaB10UK
I looked and couldnt find the DSP box, also, i...

I looked and couldnt find the DSP box, also, i had a look and i have the 12 pin connector but it doesnt have th same wires that the wiring diagram says i should have. it only has a few wires (may be...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-22-2006, 04:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,168
Posted By alpinaB10UK
Hi! thanks for that, i did see that, what i am...

Hi! thanks for that, i did see that, what i am actually trying to do is a add a sub and wanted to take the unit out to see if there were any preouts on the back ofn the unit. i dont think there are....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-22-2006, 04:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,168
Posted By alpinaB10UK
E39 Radio removal and Adding a sub

Hi, I have an Alpina B10 3.2 (5 series E39 limited edition) and I want to upgrade the system to add a sub.

Does anyone have any idea how to remove the business radio (and tape player unit) to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2005, 03:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,229
Posted By alpinaB10UK
You can buy airbag reset tools from German and...

You can buy airbag reset tools from German and swedish

http://www.gsf*************/

and also

http://www.euro*************/

There will be one in your area (UK residents only! Sorry!)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2005, 03:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,906
Posted By alpinaB10UK
Sounds like air flow meter to me. I have had the...

Sounds like air flow meter to me. I have had the same problem. Its where the air filter is. Take it out give it a clean and then put it back in. It could also be the automatic choke that it making...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2005, 03:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 761
Posted By alpinaB10UK
Check the small black box and the cable located...

Check the small black box and the cable located on the right hand side of the engine bay as you look at the front of the car. It is like a triangular box with a cable going into it and check the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2005, 03:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 632
Posted By alpinaB10UK
You need to get a new dash LCD unit. Get an old...

You need to get a new dash LCD unit. Get an old unit and swap the LCD bit around if you are any good at that sort of thing. If you not you will need to get a new dash / speedo section.

This is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2005, 03:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,819
Posted By alpinaB10UK
http://www.thealpinaregister.com/images/b10/3.2/19...

http://www.thealpinaregister.com/images/b10/3.2/199/01.jpg Ive got an alpina B10 and it was imported from germany to the UK.

It has 200mph on the clock.

I have never taken it up that far but i...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2005, 03:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,298
Posted By alpinaB10UK
As long as nothing is shorting out and not...

As long as nothing is shorting out and not draining the battery while parked then it must be a battery problem. Either fill the battery up with distilled water and charge it up over night so it will...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2005, 03:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 882
Posted By alpinaB10UK
Try pirelli P 0s. I have got falkens on the rear...

Try pirelli P 0s. I have got falkens on the rear of my car but they are soft and cheap.Apparently Pilot sports are the same as the put on the ferraris and Good year F1s and another good brand....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2005, 03:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 631
Posted By alpinaB10UK
I ve got an alpina B10 which is like a BMW 528...

I ve got an alpina B10 which is like a BMW 528 with 540 parts on it. I get that noise in the morning as well, Its to do with the automatic choke.

If you kick the throtte while its idling (and not...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-15-2005, 05:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,754
Posted By alpinaB10UK
Alpina B10 Throttle and traction control problems

Hi!

I have an Alpina B10 3.2 It is a 1998 car and it has a few problems.

This car is based on a 528i and has a 528 block but its bored out to a 3.2 Litre.


First of all, it seems to have a...
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