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Forum: Classic Bimmers 12-26-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 327
Posted By John in VA
They appear to be available through our BMW...

They appear to be available through our BMW dealerships. Many have internet pricing, ranging from ~$245-265 each. Steve the crew at http://www.blunttech.com/ offer similar discounts, and will ship...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 12-24-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,007
Posted By John in VA
But those are sought-after Alpina wheels! One of...

But those are sought-after Alpina wheels! One of my personal favorites.
Forum: Classic Bimmers 12-24-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 150
Posted By John in VA
Welcome! I would suggest you repost this in the...

Welcome! I would suggest you repost this in the E36 3-series section, or the audio/electronics section, or search for previous posts about the same problem by using the search function at the upper...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 12-24-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 129
Posted By John in VA
In this photo (not mine - found with Google), the...

In this photo (not mine - found with Google), the PS fluid canister is the gold-colored reservoir between the fuse box and driver's shock tower, but closer to the engine. You need to first discharge...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 12-14-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 354
Posted By John in VA
No Isetta action here! Check: ...

No Isetta action here! Check:
http://www.isettabob.com/
http://www.isetta-owners-club-gb.com/
https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/IsettaWorld/info
http://isetta-world.blogspot.be/
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 12-14-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,423
Posted By John in VA
All of them.

All of them.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-13-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 145
Posted By John in VA
Here's the parts diagram for the foglight: ...

Here's the parts diagram for the foglight:
http://realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=AW33&mospid=47728&btnr=63_0456&hg=63&fg=15
http://realoem.com/bmw/diagrams/j/x/66.png

It may be one of the...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 12-13-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,425
Posted By John in VA
OP has made only one post on this forum, 8 months...

OP has made only one post on this forum, 8 months ago.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-13-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 53,750
Posted By John in VA
I was at BMW of Sterling yesterday for some other...

I was at BMW of Sterling yesterday for some other items and picked up a pair of wiper rubber refills - 61618217711. Plenty in stock.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-11-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,708
Posted By John in VA
Remove the battery and bring it inside where it's...

Remove the battery and bring it inside where it's warmer. I use a Battery MINDer - http://www.batteryminders.com/categories/applications/automotive.html
Forum: Classic Bimmers 12-10-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 198
Posted By John in VA
They appear to be No Longer Available. ...

They appear to be No Longer Available. http://realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=5514&mospid=47206&btnr=51_1236&hg=51&fg=50
You'll need to find a used set or have an auto upholsterer take a look. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-10-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 455
Posted By John in VA
No locking ring on my 05/2003 530i.

No locking ring on my 05/2003 530i.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-09-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 455
Posted By John in VA
I don't believe so, but a new mirror certainly...

I don't believe so, but a new mirror certainly clears faster than old glass. I got the wide angle mirrors for both sides....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-07-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 312
Posted By John in VA
S289A BMW LM Rad BMW Styling "Rad" is also...

S289A BMW LM Rad BMW Styling
"Rad" is also German for wheel. I believe the LM signifies "leichtmetall" = alloy.

This site - http://kun.de/homes/maus/pages/sa-codes.html (and others) gives this...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-02-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 258
Posted By John in VA
The position of #3 can be changed to secure the...

The position of #3 can be changed to secure the battery - there are a series of holes in the battery tray.
Use realoem.com to find the parts used on your particular model - input the last 7 digits...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 11-30-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 241
Posted By John in VA
You popped in over a major holiday, so I'm not...

You popped in over a major holiday, so I'm not surprised. Most E28 owners are over at http://www.mye28.com/.
The car seems solid and you like it - why wouldn't you save it?
None of my E28s have...
Forum: Mid Atlantic Region - DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, and WV 11-24-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 285
Posted By John in VA
At Speed Motorsports is in Hanover, near Arundel...

At Speed Motorsports is in Hanover, near Arundel Mills.
7410 Coca Cola Dr #110, Hanover, MD 21076
(410) 712-4290
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 11-22-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Posted By John in VA
J&F Motors is on Four Mile Run in...

J&F Motors is on Four Mile Run in Arlington/Shirlington. They know E30s.
http://jfmotors.procarcarezone.com/topshop/web/web_template/temp5/default.asp?id=107958
Forum: Mid Atlantic Region - DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, and WV 11-21-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 349
Posted By John in VA
blacksquid, I'm glad it worked out for you. It...

blacksquid,
I'm glad it worked out for you. It all comes down to the tech running the equipment.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-18-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 490
Posted By John in VA
Looks like you have something to put on your...

Looks like you have something to put on your Christmas list - hope they come through for you!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-16-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 272
Posted By John in VA
The center bore of the E39 wheel is larger (74.1...

The center bore of the E39 wheel is larger (74.1 mm) than an E60 wheel (72.56 mm), so you would have to have them machined or find an adapter (if there is such a thing).
Earlier BMWs (pre-E23) had...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-16-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 657
Posted By John in VA
So many believe this. It's easy - use plenty of...

So many believe this. It's easy - use plenty of soapy water (or detailing spray) and lightly glide the clay over the car, letting the clay do the work. It takes a bit longer than washing, but not...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-16-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 425
Posted By John in VA
Bridges & overpasses tend to freeze up before the...

Bridges & overpasses tend to freeze up before the roads.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-16-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 245
Posted By John in VA
Glycerin, available at your local drugstore, does...

Glycerin, available at your local drugstore, does a great job and can be used to keep exterior trim looking good.
Forum: Classic Bimmers 11-14-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 481
Posted By John in VA
2002s came in several green colors - Agave, Jade,...

2002s came in several green colors - Agave, Jade, Amazon.
Brownish gold interiors were common on the early 70s cars.
Round tail light mean it was produced before 1974.
Extra driving or fog lights...
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