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by manse73
Thu Jan 13, 2011 9:51 pm
Forum: Meets, Events & Shows
Topic: bmw show santa pod 9th/10th July 2011
Replies: 507
Views: 7888

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are there any planned meet up points for the zone members tomeet and travel to the pod together i am in north herts area
by manse73
Thu Jan 13, 2011 9:45 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: central locking fault
Replies: 0
Views: 15

central locking fault

the battery on my car has been flat all over xmas went to start it and the dead lock has stayed on on the passenger door any ideas please help
by manse73
Thu Jan 13, 2011 9:42 pm
Forum: Meets, Events & Shows
Topic: bmw show santa pod 9th/10th July 2011
Replies: 507
Views: 7888

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if i tell her she will wont to drive my car there and have all the fun
which means NO fun for me
or do i have any volenteers to take here shopping
by manse73
Thu Jan 13, 2011 9:32 pm
Forum: Meets, Events & Shows
Topic: bmw show santa pod 9th/10th July 2011
Replies: 507
Views: 7888

can anyone with an e30 join in with this fun
please say yes just dont tell the wife
by manse73
Wed Jan 05, 2011 9:11 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: stolen cabbies
Replies: 0
Views: 70

stolen cabbies

first time on forum this year and read about all the cabbies going walkies. during the christmas break i was sitting in my lounge it was 11.30 ish at night and i heard what i thought was my car start up it then drove off. i ran out the front door to the noise of an auto running away it was a 2 door ...
by manse73
Tue Nov 02, 2010 10:32 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: i am officialy the proud owner of a 325i motorsport cabbie
Replies: 8
Views: 305

Re: i am officialy the proud owner of a 325i motorsport cabb

if i get home in some daylight i will post some pics
by manse73
Tue Nov 02, 2010 8:25 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: i am officialy the proud owner of a 325i motorsport cabbie
Replies: 8
Views: 305

i am officialy the proud owner of a 325i motorsport cabbie

after many replies to my post i am now in posession of the bmw build sheet with the full spec of my car it has the all important 798 motorsport edition code on it so i am over the moon the man i brought it from was not sure if it was a fake or not but now i have the truth and proud as punch that i h...
by manse73
Mon Nov 01, 2010 9:59 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: motorsport convertable identity crisis
Replies: 10
Views: 198

Re: motorsport convertable identity crisis

very useful thread many thanks reading through some of the posts i see one member put his chasis no on a post mine is numbered 18 before his so it is looking positive i am going to try to get into a dealership tomorrow to try and get the build sheet and pray it is what it says on the tin
by manse73
Mon Nov 01, 2010 7:22 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: dealership information
Replies: 0
Views: 41

dealership information

has anyone got any info on a dealership called david richards in evesham

i am looking for logos and any history on the place
by manse73
Sun Oct 31, 2010 4:10 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: dealer number plates and stickers
Replies: 2
Views: 73

dealer number plates and stickers

has any one got a link to the member on here that does dealer plates and stickers
by manse73
Sun Oct 31, 2010 4:02 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: motorsport convertable identity crisis
Replies: 10
Views: 198

Re: motorsport convertable identity crisis

i have justed looked in its service book it was registered 25/04/1991 at david richards from evesham and its colour as sebring grey is this starting to tick the correct boxes
by manse73
Sun Oct 31, 2010 3:15 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: motorsport convertable identity crisis
Replies: 10
Views: 198

Re: motorsport convertable identity crisis

i know this question has probabley been asked a million times but do they come with motorsport on the logbook like the tin top sports do
by manse73
Sun Oct 31, 2010 3:09 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: motorsport convertable identity crisis
Replies: 10
Views: 198

Re: motorsport convertable identity crisis

can they still check the reg cos mine has had several private plates

maybe if i posted some of its previous regs someone might recognise it or is this the way to open up a can of invites to all the car crime community
by manse73
Sun Oct 31, 2010 3:00 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: motorsport convertable identity crisis
Replies: 10
Views: 198

motorsport convertable identity crisis

can anyone point me in the right direction as to how to identify an e30 motorsport convertable what i am looking for is to know if they were fitted with a seperate build plate to say which number it is and where it is fitted. and is it true only 250 sebring grey ones were made or was sebring grey a ...
by manse73
Sun Oct 10, 2010 8:49 am
Forum: Meets, Events & Shows
Topic: Midlands Meet 10th October, Toby Carvery. CV7 7HL 2.00pm
Replies: 270
Views: 2405

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is there any meets going on in m25 area soon
its about time i introduced my e30 to the scene
by manse73
Sat Sep 25, 2010 9:29 am
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: motosport cabbie ashtray
Replies: 3
Views: 119

Re: motosport cabbie ashtray

thanks for the picture this is helping it is the rear one i need i have the front one
to cecotto 479 is it the rear one you have
many thanks for your help on this
by manse73
Thu Sep 23, 2010 7:43 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: motosport cabbie ashtray
Replies: 3
Views: 119

motosport cabbie ashtray

can anyone send me a picture of the ashtray with the leather fitted to it mine doesnt have these and i am trying to get mine as original as possible and need to find out as much as possible about the finer details as possible
by manse73
Tue Jun 29, 2010 7:01 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: Sell or break?
Replies: 13
Views: 268

Re: Sell or break?

does it have electric roof if so how much for the motors if they work ok
by manse73
Tue Jun 29, 2010 6:31 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: cabby electric roof
Replies: 1
Views: 29

cabby electric roof

can anyone send me a link to reseting an electric roof after it has been closed manually many thanks for any help in advance
by manse73
Sun Jun 13, 2010 11:49 am
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: 325 auto sports switchable gearbox
Replies: 1
Views: 41

325 auto sports switchable gearbox

do these gearboxs have an oil filter fitted to them and is it a serviceable item mine holds on to third to long on loud pedal have to let off a bit to go up into top
by manse73
Thu May 27, 2010 10:14 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: help help help help help
Replies: 4
Views: 134

Re: help help help help help

if anyone looks at the link that nay sent me please look at no 28 this is the idea then look at the x y z dimensions the top bits are the importatant bit not the m6x0.75x17.5 mm these are the threaded part not the overall item please someone help
by manse73
Thu May 27, 2010 6:57 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: help help help help help
Replies: 4
Views: 134

Re: help help help help help

thanks i wil put a wanted request on the bolts need to have a spacer type piece it the head end that is 10.2 mm width and 2.8 mm deep this is the part that goes through the slot of the frame this is why they are hard to find my other alternative is to get an engineer shop to try to replicate the bol...
by manse73
Thu May 27, 2010 6:46 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: help help help help help
Replies: 4
Views: 134

help help help help help

i have recently brought a 325 cabby from my uncle in law he said the soft top was needing adjusting as it catches the horse shoe on its up and down travel on investigating it i have found 2 bolts snapped a very helpful partsman at stevenage bmw (specialist cars) spent a good hour going through it wi...
by manse73
Sun May 23, 2010 1:57 pm
Forum: E30 BMW Chat
Topic: e30 cabriolet electric roof spares
Replies: 1
Views: 34

e30 cabriolet electric roof spares

does anyone know the best place for spares for the roof mechanism i am looking for a bolt that goes on the passenger side rear of the frame that has a brass looking roller on it that guides the roof on its travel it looks to be about a m6 thread with a 10 pence sized head with a slot in it for a fla...