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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 11-10-2012, 09:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 450
Posted By Luis A.
Build sheet for 1981 Euro 323i (E21)

Hi guys,

Sorry if it's not acceptable to ask for this any longer but I did see some older posts where some of you were willing and able to obtain the build details based on the VIN. If that's...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 10-18-2011, 08:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,839
Posted By Luis A.
Thanks for your replies. I don't yet have the...

Thanks for your replies. I don't yet have the car so I've not inspected the head up close but it doesn't appear to be cracked as none of the familiar symptoms are there but I would be very surprised...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 10-18-2011, 07:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,193
Posted By Luis A.
Potential new E3 Forum: Interest?

Please see thread here:

http://e9coupe.com/forum/showthread.php?t=9983
Forum: Classic Bimmers 09-28-2011, 08:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,839
Posted By Luis A.
1976 3.0 Si emissions control devices

I recently acquired a 1976 3.0 Si that remains equipped with all its original emissions control devices: air pump/thermal reactor, EGR system, etc. Has anyone here gone through the removal of all...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 11-20-2010, 08:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,010
Posted By Luis A.
BMW Museum Pictures

Hi everyone,

Just got back from a visit to the BMW museum three weeks ago and I updated my blog with some pictures of the delicious car they keep in there. It's a bit heavy on photos of their...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 11-03-2010, 07:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,022
Posted By Luis A.
Man, that's a nice E3; thanks for posting Alfred....

Man, that's a nice E3; thanks for posting Alfred.

There are a couple of nice E3 for sale on mobile.de asking crazy high prices. Do you have a feel for what fair prices really are for cars like...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 05-13-2010, 09:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,944
Posted By Luis A.
Thanks for the post! Heading out to...

Thanks for the post!

Heading out to Baltimore tomorrow at 6 am for the back half of the trip; check the blog for details as I make my way back.
Forum: Classic Bimmers 04-20-2010, 12:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,944
Posted By Luis A.
Picked up a 1966 BMW 1800 (Neue Klasse) in Berlin

Hey guys!

Here's the blog for the adventure. Still in progress.

WWW.1966BMW1800.wordpress.com

Enjoy, and please post some comments on it when you visit.

Luis
Forum: European Delivery 03-19-2010, 09:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,512
Posted By Luis A.
Hi guys, The blog has been updated....

Hi guys,

The blog has been updated. Subscribe to it if you'd like to receive a notice when I post snce I won't spam this board again with updates. Thanks for everyone's patience; over and...
Forum: European Delivery 03-06-2010, 10:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,512
Posted By Luis A.
Hey guys for anyone interested in how the...

Hey guys for anyone interested in how the purchase, drive in Europe and importation proceeds, I've started a blog at

http://1966bmw1800.wordpress.com/
Forum: Cars - Private Party 03-04-2010, 08:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 773
Posted By Luis A.
Sorry the car has been sold for a while now.

Sorry the car has been sold for a while now.
Forum: European Delivery 03-03-2010, 11:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,512
Posted By Luis A.
Hi 1985mb (name?), This place is simply...

Hi 1985mb (name?),

This place is simply amazing, a classic car enthusiast's dream: www.meilenwerk.de and located inside it are several classic car dealers (and more) and even glass enclosed...
Forum: European Delivery 03-01-2010, 08:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,512
Posted By Luis A.
ADC: Maybe this one is still for sale but in...

ADC: Maybe this one is still for sale but in either case you'll get a kick out of reading the comments...

http://bringatrailer.com/2009/11/25/rare-in-the-usa-1971-audi-100-coupe-s/
Forum: European Delivery 02-26-2010, 08:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,512
Posted By Luis A.
Thanks for the comments guys. I need all the...

Thanks for the comments guys. I need all the reassurance in the world because even extracting a discount from the seller this is one expensive car... :eek:

Hey Irv, c'mon, you can delegate it...
Forum: European Delivery 02-26-2010, 05:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,512
Posted By Luis A.
Slightly OT: Looking for a travel buddy for a different type of ED...

Hey everyone,

Sorry if this is slightly OT, but this group is so casual and enthusiastic about European travel and all things BMW that I thought I'd post here.

I'm a past ED'r and in addition...
Forum: European Delivery 02-24-2010, 07:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,056
Posted By Luis A.
Thanks Jonathan. I am torn between two cars...

Thanks Jonathan.

I am torn between two cars but this is the current first choice. 1966 1800 in Turf green, three owners, 46k original kilometers. The other car is a one owner 1971 1800 in...
Forum: European Delivery 02-24-2010, 09:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,056
Posted By Luis A.
Excellent! I do have a AAA membership so let me...

Excellent! I do have a AAA membership so let me look into that and if Gold buys me anything else.

Thanks guys!
Forum: European Delivery 02-24-2010, 08:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,056
Posted By Luis A.
ADAC Temporary Membership?

Hi everyone,

I'm a prior ED owner and now looking at buying a '66 Neue Klasse sedan in Berlin and drive it to Essen for Auto Classica and then Zeebrugge for shipment home.

The dealer will set...
Forum: European Delivery 10-12-2009, 02:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 681
Posted By Luis A.
Meiac, I really, really appreciate the...

Meiac,

I really, really appreciate the responses. However, I'm asking about getting insurance. I know how to import cars into the US, I've done it 3 times (see my sig and guess which ones :))...
Forum: European Delivery 10-12-2009, 05:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 681
Posted By Luis A.
Northcar: Thanks for your reply. I've imported...

Northcar: Thanks for your reply. I've imported several cars so I'm familiar with how to do it and the regs surrounding that (simple: anything over 25 years old can be brought w/o EPA or DOT...
Forum: European Delivery 10-11-2009, 09:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 681
Posted By Luis A.
How to obtain non-ED insurance

I've done ED in the past and the whole thing is turnkey, which is wonderful. I now want to buy a used car (:yikes:) in Europe, could be Germany or Switzerland, drive there for a few days and then...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 08-27-2009, 07:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,960
Posted By Luis A.
That's the answer I was looking for; thanks Bam!

That's the answer I was looking for; thanks Bam!
Forum: Classic Bimmers 08-26-2009, 09:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,960
Posted By Luis A.
Why do the Bavarias not rust out like the CS's?

Why do the Bavarias not rust out like the CS's?
Forum: Cars - Private Party 08-13-2009, 08:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 773
Posted By Luis A.
FS: 2008 535Xi 15,880 miles -Pristine- $42,900

Up for sale is my nearly-new BMW 535Xi in gorgeous (and easy to keep clean) Titanium Silver Metallic with Black Dakota Leather. My son and I took delivery of this vehicle February 2008 at the Welt...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-08-2008, 09:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,969
Posted By Luis A.
FWIW, I used Invisible Mask...

FWIW, I used Invisible Mask (www.invisiblemask.com) and applied it myself. It was around $280 with free installation kit and shipping included. I had done this before on my 993 so I was comfortable...
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