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by TurtleDesignTech
Tue May 28, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: E30 Alpina 2.7
Replies: 7
Views: 258

Re: E30 Alpina 2.7

You can also contact the BMW Car Club Alpina register alpina@bmwcarclubgb.co.uk
by TurtleDesignTech
Sun May 26, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: E30 Alpina 2.7
Replies: 7
Views: 258

Re: E30 Alpina 2.7

Just stumbled across one on car and classic - https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C1115750
by TurtleDesignTech
Sun May 26, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Genuine BMW Parts Dept - Cotswold BMW
Topic: Heater Core O-rings & Breather Pipe
Replies: 1
Views: 42

Heater Core O-rings & Breather Pipe

Hi Jon

Please can I have a price for the following:

Heater Core O-rings x3 - 64 11 8 377 824
Breather Pipe - 11 15 1 727 851

Many thanks

Harry
by TurtleDesignTech
Thu May 09, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: Members' E30s
Topic: Elan's Alpina C2 2.7
Replies: 36
Views: 1306

Re: Elan's Alpina C2 2.7

Excellent work! Good to see another E30 being saved :clap:
by TurtleDesignTech
Sun Apr 28, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: E30 Builds / Restorations
Topic: E30 M3 number 2. 18/12/18 fresh paint!
Replies: 187
Views: 12168

Re: E30 M3 number 2. 18/12/18 fresh paint!

Super job. Love the attention to detail. :clap:

I will have to pick your brains at some point, when I get around to doing a bit more serious work to my E30.

Your work is definitely I would like to strive for in the future.
by TurtleDesignTech
Tue Apr 23, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: Genuine BMW Parts Dept - Cotswold BMW
Topic: 2x E30 Parts
Replies: 3
Views: 141

Re: 2x E30 Parts

Hi Jon

Payment sent for radiator cap.

Thanks for the prices.

Harry
by TurtleDesignTech
Mon Apr 22, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: Genuine BMW Parts Dept - Cotswold BMW
Topic: 2x E30 Parts
Replies: 3
Views: 141

2x E30 Parts

Hi Jon

Hope you had a good Easter weekend?

Please could I have a price for a couple of parts:

"Pulse Generator" - 12 14 1 720 858

Radiator Cap - 17137639023

Cheers

Harry
by TurtleDesignTech
Tue Mar 26, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: E30 Technical Help
Topic: Torque Wrench - What to buy?
Replies: 5
Views: 135

Re: Torque Wrench - What to buy?

Currently in the market for an accurate torque wrench - one that is +/- 4% accurate and clicks. I have currently found these two: Capri Tools 31002 - 10 to 150 Foot Pound - £85 Tekton 24335 - 10 to 150 Foot Pound - £55 Does anyone have any other recommendations on accurate torque wrenches or any ex...
by TurtleDesignTech
Fri Mar 15, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: Members' E30s
Topic: Project: M30 335i Touring (Maybe now an S38)
Replies: 52
Views: 1879

Re: Project: M30 335i Touring (Maybe now an S38)

SeanOB wrote:
Fri Mar 15, 2019 9:46 am
8) ooooh that is cool. I hope the S38 is salvageable!
Me too. Could turn out quite epic!
by TurtleDesignTech
Fri Mar 15, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: Genuine BMW Parts Dept - Cotswold BMW
Topic: Price please - Exhaust parts, etc.
Replies: 3
Views: 97

Re: Price please - Exhaust parts, etc.

Hi Jon Good to see you are still helping out on the E30 Zone :D Please can I purchase the following parts at the moment: 11621716703 - Gasket With Heatshield x1 £27.64 18 30 7 620 549 - Hex Nut With Flange x8 £5.80 07 12 9 908 136 - Exhaust Manifold Studs x8 £20.48 21521119541 - Clutch Lid Cover £6....
by TurtleDesignTech
Wed Mar 13, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: Genuine BMW Parts Dept - Cotswold BMW
Topic: Price please - Exhaust parts, etc.
Replies: 3
Views: 97

Price please - Exhaust parts, etc.

Hi Cotswolds Spring is upon us and I need some parts to get my E30 back on the road again. Much appreciate if you can get me some prices for the following (posted): Exhuast Parts 11621716703 - Gasket With Heatshield x1 18 30 7 620 549 - Hex Nut With Flange x8 11 62 1 274 378 - Washer x8 07 12 9 908 ...
by TurtleDesignTech
Wed Mar 06, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: E30 Technical Help
Topic: Torque Wrench - What to buy?
Replies: 5
Views: 135

Re: Torque Wrench - What to buy?

reggid wrote:
Wed Mar 06, 2019 10:33 am
i wouldnt worry about one that is too expensive. the relationship between preload and torque is about only accurate within about +/-25% anyway
Interesting, I hadn't really thought of it like that but makes a lot of sense.
by TurtleDesignTech
Tue Mar 05, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: E30 Technical Help
Topic: Torque Wrench - What to buy?
Replies: 5
Views: 135

Re: Torque Wrench - What to buy?

Thanks for the tip Mart.

I am going to look into it.
by TurtleDesignTech
Mon Mar 04, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: E30 Technical Help
Topic: Torque Wrench - What to buy?
Replies: 5
Views: 135

Torque Wrench - What to buy?

Currently in the market for an accurate torque wrench - one that is +/- 4% accurate and clicks. I have currently found these two: Capri Tools 31002 - 10 to 150 Foot Pound - £85 Tekton 24335 - 10 to 150 Foot Pound - £55 Does anyone have any other recommendations on accurate torque wrenches or any exp...
by TurtleDesignTech
Sun Mar 03, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: E30 Builds / Restorations
Topic: 316i mini restoration
Replies: 35
Views: 1296

Re: 316i mini restoration

Please let us know how the KW's feel on the road. Great thread.
by TurtleDesignTech
Sun Mar 03, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: E30 Builds / Restorations
Topic: E30 M3 number 2. 18/12/18 fresh paint!
Replies: 187
Views: 12168

Re: E30 M3 number 2. 18/12/18 fresh paint!

I always look forward to updates on this thread. Looking excellent as always.
by TurtleDesignTech
Sun Mar 03, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: kamikaze E30
Replies: 17
Views: 481

Re: kamikaze E30

Epic. Can't wait to see how this unfolds.
by TurtleDesignTech
Wed Feb 20, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: Members' E30s
Topic: Delaneys Brilliant Red 318i - Partial Restoration
Replies: 44
Views: 1485

Re: Delaneys Brilliant Red 318i - Partial Restoration

Thanks for an epic 30 minute read.

What did you do with the intake manifold in the end. Is it really just sandblasted and lacquered?
by TurtleDesignTech
Wed Feb 20, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: E30 Builds / Restorations
Topic: M52 b30 stroker season 2019
Replies: 1458
Views: 42331

Re: M52 b30 stroker season 2018

Interesting update Magpie.

Any idea when Dan will get around to it or plans for it to be back on the road?
by TurtleDesignTech
Fri Jan 11, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: E30 Technical Help
Topic: New Bilstein B8 Sprint dampers but no bump stop(s)?
Replies: 4
Views: 150

Re: New Bilstein B8 Sprint dampers but no bump stop(s)?

The dampers have internal bumpstops. You can even take some Bilstein shocks apart and cut the bump stops down for longer travel.
by TurtleDesignTech
Mon Jan 07, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: E30 Builds / Restorations
Topic: E30 M3 number 2. 18/12/18 fresh paint!
Replies: 187
Views: 12168

Re: E30 M3 number 2. 18/12/18 fresh paint!

This is amongst my favourite threads at the moment.
by TurtleDesignTech
Sun Jan 06, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Members' E30s
Topic: My 318i 1989 auto
Replies: 4
Views: 163

Re: My 318i 1989 auto

Very nice. More Pics :D
by TurtleDesignTech
Sun Jan 06, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: Shock absorbers
Replies: 1
Views: 93

Re: Shock absorbers

Autodoc.

I got a good price on all my suspension parts when I did my suspension resto/maintenance with all OE Lemforder parts.
by TurtleDesignTech
Thu Dec 20, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: remake of pfeba aerodynamic sticker?
Replies: 9
Views: 310

Re: remake of pfeba aerodynamic sticker?

Anyone know where to get the original pin stripe stickers?
by TurtleDesignTech
Wed Dec 19, 2018 7:52 pm
Forum: E30 Builds / Restorations
Topic: Putting another 318iS on the road
Replies: 11
Views: 508

Re: Putting another 318iS on the road

Looking forward to the rest of the story.
by TurtleDesignTech
Wed Dec 19, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: E30 Builds / Restorations
Topic: E30 M3 number 2. 18/12/18 fresh paint!
Replies: 187
Views: 12168

Re: E30 M3 number 2. 18/12/18 fresh paint!

Looks gorgeous!
Definitely worth taking back to bare metal.
by TurtleDesignTech
Fri Nov 30, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: Feedback Please
Replies: 20
Views: 2123

Re: Feedback Please

Steve has done an excellent job :clap:
by TurtleDesignTech
Tue Nov 20, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: E30 Builds / Restorations
Topic: E30 M3 number 2. 18/12/18 fresh paint!
Replies: 187
Views: 12168

Re: E30 M3 number 2. 10/10/18 more rust update.

Good update. Was wondering how you were going to do the underside. :)
by TurtleDesignTech
Mon Nov 19, 2018 8:33 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: 257BHP from the m42
Replies: 9
Views: 382

Re: 257BHP from the m42

Epic. Always been attracted to the idea of a NA high output M42. Keeps the weight down up front.

Would love to hear the story of how you went about building the engine!
by TurtleDesignTech
Thu Oct 11, 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: E30 Builds / Restorations
Topic: E30 M3 number 2. 18/12/18 fresh paint!
Replies: 187
Views: 12168

Re: E30 M3 number 2.....

Good work Barry. Makes me wonder now what my sunroof tray looks like.
by TurtleDesignTech
Tue Oct 09, 2018 4:23 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: The new E30 Zone.. It's happening...
Replies: 43
Views: 755

Re: The new E30 Zone.. It's happening...

Looking forward to the new E30 Zone.

Appreciate all your hard work Steve!
by TurtleDesignTech
Thu Oct 04, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: M50 / M52 Engines
Topic: Cheap ECP parts
Replies: 2
Views: 105

Re: Cheap ECP parts

Just out of interest, how expensive is it to do a M52 swap these days?
by TurtleDesignTech
Thu Oct 04, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: E30 Technical Help
Topic: ecu for m40 . anyone fitted a 1.8 ecu into a 1.6 engine 89
Replies: 4
Views: 74

Re: ecu for m40 . anyone fitted a 1.8 ecu into a 1.6 engine

In theory the car will run, but just richer.
by TurtleDesignTech
Wed Oct 03, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: Genuine BMW Parts Dept - Cotswold BMW
Topic: Price Please - Oil Change Parts
Replies: 3
Views: 115

Re: Price Please - Oil Change Parts

Payment sent

Cheers Jon
by TurtleDesignTech
Wed Oct 03, 2018 7:54 am
Forum: Genuine BMW Parts Dept - Cotswold BMW
Topic: Price Please - Oil Change Parts
Replies: 3
Views: 115

Price Please - Oil Change Parts

Good morning,

Please can I have a price for the following posted:

Dip Stick O-Ring: 11431287541
Crush washer: 07119963151

Thanks

Harry