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Forum: Wheels and Tires Yesterday, 11:23 AM
Replies: 6
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Posted By Vecoplan
I like the 451 wheels... just not as much as the...

I like the 451 wheels... just not as much as the Alpina 21s lol. That rear rotor looks tiny to me though.

Looking at the rotors on my B7 I think has skewed my idea of what "normal" is but I...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Yesterday, 08:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 522
Posted By Vecoplan
it hasn't been detailed yet but they sent me...

it hasn't been detailed yet but they sent me these.
Forum: Wheels and Tires Yesterday, 05:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 522
Posted By Vecoplan
I literally haven't even picked the car up- it is...

I literally haven't even picked the car up- it is still and Hendrick BMW Northlake. I am having it delivered on Christmas morning with a big red bow as a surprise for my wife so it is being...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 12-18-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 522
Posted By Vecoplan
451s

I just bought an X5 with 451 wheels and P Zero Run Flats.

Bought it CPO with about 4k miles on it and pick it up on Christmas Eve to give to my wife.

I plan to run my Alpina B7 Stock Wheels...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 11-13-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,568
Posted By Vecoplan
I'm assuming sold?

I'm assuming sold?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-06-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 836
Posted By Vecoplan
One thing I am finding is that no one is able to...

One thing I am finding is that no one is able to give a straight answer on a lot of things about the car.

There is t a lot of info available in English unfortunately. I don't know if you have...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-05-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 836
Posted By Vecoplan
Yeah. Tried to take a close up for you of what it...

Yeah. Tried to take a close up for you of what it looks like but doesn't really show up. Sorry.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-05-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 836
Posted By Vecoplan
I am going to drive to wherever you are and kiss...

I am going to drive to wherever you are and kiss you right on the mouth :-). That is it and when you got to BMW EU 'a site (they don't have the interactive look up pics like us sites do) and type in...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-04-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 836
Posted By Vecoplan
Ok... That ISNT the factory BMW euro plate...

Ok... That ISNT the factory BMW euro plate holder. And my Car doesn't have a US FRONT plate now that I am trying to switch to a euro plate. I do to want an overlay piece, I do t want a US OEM plate...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-03-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 836
Posted By Vecoplan
Thanks Mr. BMW. A.) I think that is the US sized...

Thanks Mr. BMW. A.) I think that is the US sized plate correct? I see that part number in the book. Just can't find the Euro one. B.) I didn't see in your thread that you had a part number on your...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-02-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 836
Posted By Vecoplan
Part number? my dealer can't find it.

Part number? my dealer can't find it.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-30-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 836
Posted By Vecoplan
OEM European front plate holder E65 facelift

Having a heck of a time finding the actual OEM piece that replaces the front trim rather than just overlays. Anybody have a part number and/or a source for number 3? My Alpina is a shadowline if...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-30-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,085
Posted By Vecoplan
Is that and OEM replacement front trim with the...

Is that and OEM replacement front trim with the euro plate spot or an aftermarket "attach over the top" type?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-29-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 290
Posted By Vecoplan
Light control panel

I am beginning the lighting upgrade project for my E65 B7 and cam across this in BMW University training module on the Lighting System. If you notice in the picture below one of the pages has a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-01-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 442
Posted By Vecoplan
Speaking of which I was able to visit the Alpina...

Speaking of which I was able to visit the Alpina facility this week in Buchloe Germany. Wow... amazing place and incredible customer service. Imagine any other automaker having a private office...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-28-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 442
Posted By Vecoplan
Certainly to each his own and it depends on the...

Certainly to each his own and it depends on the design of the rest of the car. Personally I think on a more understated or "shadowlined" car the flat cherry trim adds to the "modern" feel. In a car...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-28-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 442
Posted By Vecoplan
Interest in e65 Alpina flat wood grain trim and wheel.

419431

I am going to be having a custom interior done for my E65 Alpina B7 similar to some that I have seen in Europe when visiting the Alpina factory in Buchloe. This will include having the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-28-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 407
Posted By Vecoplan
I'll sell you mine. Removed it when I put my...

I'll sell you mine. Removed it when I put my stereo in.


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Forum: Exterior 12-05-2013, 10:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 283
Posted By Vecoplan
Baddest 745li parts you'll ever see

Taking my 745 back to factory before I sell it and upgrade in to my new 2008.

- 21" Alpina Wheels from 2008- like new $3000 with new Michelin Pilots

- Custom designed and fabricated rear...
Forum: Parting Out 12-02-2013, 10:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,086
Posted By Vecoplan
What happened to your drivers seat Carlos? ...

What happened to your drivers seat Carlos?

EDIT: Never mind.... Found it :-)

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=738232&highlight=
Forum: Wheels and Tires 11-22-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 789
Posted By Vecoplan
Winter wheel pkg Fits E60/E65/E66/F10/F01

PM Sent. Ready to drive up if you're ready to sell.


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Forum: Parting Out 11-22-2013, 06:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,086
Posted By Vecoplan
wheels/tires to commercial freight address 27262

wheels/tires to commercial freight address 27262
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-02-2013, 05:45 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,974
Posted By Vecoplan
If you're willing to drop to about 33 I'm...

If you're willing to drop to about 33 I'm interested.
Forum: 7 Series DIY 10-02-2012, 12:53 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 61,631
Posted By Vecoplan
I pulled my lights out (yes- took the bumper...

I pulled my lights out (yes- took the bumper off), took them apart and sanded and re-cleared the clear lenses on both the inside and out. While they were apart I replaced ALL the bulbs ( because it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-21-2012, 05:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,209
Posted By Vecoplan
Lol. Eh, he has a point. My comment reads a...

Lol. Eh, he has a point. My comment reads a little grumpy. I was at the Panthers game last night when I wrote it and the combination of the surprising number of yankee a-holes (that were Panthers...
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