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Old 01-15-2008, 08:08 AM
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1971 Bavaria

Does anyone know anything about these cars ? Like personal experience working with them. I caught a good deal on one, and I'm about to start ordering some parts. New belts, new spark wires, new plugs, hoses, tires and whatnot. Its a straight 6 with dual weber carbs, but I simply cannont find much via the google machine on this car, except that it was called the "Bmw New Six"


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Old 01-15-2008, 10:25 AM
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Love those cars!

You can find some help here :

http://www.seniorsix.org/

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Old 01-15-2008, 01:00 PM
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If you didn't already know, this may be a little help.

BMW has put the Mobile Tradition CD on-line. (That's the parts catalog)

http://www.bmw.com/generic/com/en/fa...ion/index.html

click on Parts Supply
click on Historic Parts Catalog
click on the Now Online! link


realoem has it on-line too

The Bavaria is one of my favorite old BMWs. Never owned one though.
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Old 01-16-2008, 08:24 AM
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Thanks guys!

After a bit more of vin number investigation and some more reading, Ive determined that my car is:

BMW Bavaria 2.8 1971 "New Six" Original color was Sahara.

Im bringing back to my place this weekend to start tearing apart the engine. Ill also be taking a plethora of pictures and writing down everything. I also would like to build a website dedicated to working on these old cars since all the current sites are not updated often anymore.
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Old 01-31-2008, 08:44 PM
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Does anyone know anything about these cars ?
Eric
Do yourself a favor and join the BMW CCA (if you haven't already) and then take advantage of the wealth of information and help available through the club.
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