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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-22-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 161
Posted By Shabba
I've seen a Boatload of seats and interior on...

I've seen a Boatload of seats and interior on eBay but they are quite pricey.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-22-2015, 06:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 291
Posted By Shabba
Based on the design of the cruise button and...

Based on the design of the cruise button and knowledge of other European cars, i suspect its an arm but my question actually is for someone to show me what I'm supposed to have there.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-19-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 291
Posted By Shabba
The part about the CMC was some bitching on my...

The part about the CMC was some bitching on my part about the design and location but also to point out that I discovered that there is no arm for which the cruise control button is depressed. It's...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-19-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 291
Posted By Shabba
Nothing? Anyone? I'd go to a breaker yard but all...

Nothing? Anyone? I'd go to a breaker yard but all of the E34's are auto so...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-18-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 291
Posted By Shabba
Clutch Master Cylinder-Cruise Control

When I bought my car last month, the clutch was a bit funny and the seller was convinced it was the clutch pedal bushings. Oh how wrong he was...the clutch master cylinder had come apart inside the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-15-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 344
Posted By Shabba
Here are a few... The tag obviously changed....

Here are a few...

The tag obviously changed. This was what I used to drive it home.

http://i52.photobucket.com/albums/g34/shabba2/image1_zpspri3wjfx.jpg...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-08-2015, 08:44 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 10,196
Posted By Shabba
1. Replaced lights in dash cluster. Made sure to...

1. Replaced lights in dash cluster. Made sure to **** up the steering wheel orientation when I put it back on so I have to do it all over again.
2. Popped some dents out. Managed to ruin the paint...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-01-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 344
Posted By Shabba
My new (to me) 530i

I had originally posted about this car asking for some opinions on price and the car overall. After some negotiation, I bought it from the 3rd owner. It's a 1994 530i 5 speed in black with the gray...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-29-2015, 09:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 315
Posted By Shabba
There are sets on Ebay that are new and vinyl....

There are sets on Ebay that are new and vinyl. $$$ so I'm leaning towards what you suggested. There are also a couple of good interior shops here in town that might be able to do me a nice new skin...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-29-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 315
Posted By Shabba
Sorry. I meant to last night but just never had...

Sorry. I meant to last night but just never had the opportunity. I only took 3 but once it's been cleaned and waxed, I'll do more. Though bog standard, the wheels have no curb damage or clear coat...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-29-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 315
Posted By Shabba
I'm astonished at how many extras came with the...

I'm astonished at how many extras came with the car. There was an unopened box of brake parts for either the front or rear that includes both rotors, ceramic pads and sensors, all BMW stuff so it...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-28-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 315
Posted By Shabba
I'll post pics from my computer later but it's...

I'll post pics from my computer later but it's all there. I had a chance to look through the records and outside of about 4 years and 50000 miles, it has all the records. The car was serviced by BMW...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-28-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 315
Posted By Shabba
I was waiting for you to say that. :bigpimp: ...

I was waiting for you to say that. :bigpimp:

That's a possibility down the road. I have never owned a V8 BMW and I hear this swap is the bees knees so it's on the table to do eventually if I am to...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-28-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 315
Posted By Shabba
Pretty favorably. There are two that are worth my...

Pretty favorably. There are two that are worth my time that, while not local as in Richmond Virginia, are within a few hours drive. One is green with 20k more and asking $1k more and the other is in...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-28-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 315
Posted By Shabba
Thoughts on a 530i

I am in the position to buy a '94 530i that is a local car. 179k miles, black, 5 speed, most records, cream interior. The only body issue was the original owner hit a deer 2 years ago and the...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-24-2012, 12:44 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,342
Posted By Shabba
Plus a million on this. I had a .40 XDM and, next...

Plus a million on this. I had a .40 XDM and, next to my Colt 1911, best pistol I ever owned. Arguably the best all around gun I've ever owned.
Forum: Off-Topic 02-24-2012, 06:58 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,669
Posted By Shabba
Ben, the guy who covered for me when I left town...

Ben, the guy who covered for me when I left town for a few days and said I was with him when I was off getting laid... I miss the guy so much. :bawling:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-24-2012, 06:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 627
Posted By Shabba
I hear that works well on the muffler bearings...

I hear that works well on the muffler bearings too. Any truth to it?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-15-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,730
Posted By Shabba
Oh well...:rofl:

Oh well...:rofl:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-15-2012, 08:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,730
Posted By Shabba
Whoa...whoa whoa whoa... whoa. ...

Whoa...whoa whoa whoa... whoa.





Is that an African grey??
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-15-2012, 05:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,730
Posted By Shabba
Are you talking about a sedan (the 325i) or the...

Are you talking about a sedan (the 325i) or the coupe (325ci)? The sedan is an E90 while the coupe is an E46. What kind of records does the car have? Was it pampered and taken care of? Was the oil...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-10-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,262
Posted By Shabba
My '06 325 has had the exhaust hanger replaced 2x...

My '06 325 has had the exhaust hanger replaced 2x because of this same thing. Not sure it's your problem, but all it takes is the hanger or hanger bracket to break/crack and the muffler will...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-30-2011, 06:18 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 92,327
Posted By Shabba
Picked my car up this morning from the service....

Picked my car up this morning from the service. Looks like they replaced wiring with shiny bits of new plastic. Wheee!!!

Now I miss the '11 328i I had for the day. :rofl:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-23-2011, 08:47 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 54,968
Posted By Shabba
A touch up paint kit from BMW Richmond consisting...

A touch up paint kit from BMW Richmond consisting of the Orient Blue paint and a bottle of clear. All for the reasonable price of $27. :eek:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-22-2011, 01:05 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 92,327
Posted By Shabba
That's odd Mike. Mine is also an '03 sedan and I...

That's odd Mike. Mine is also an '03 sedan and I have an appointment next thursday at Richmond BMW to get mine done. The letter was sent to my mother in Georgia...apparently they didn't check DMV to...
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