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by MickB3
Wed Oct 30, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: ALPINAs for sale
Topic: F32 B4 BiTurbo #029
Replies: 11
Views: 761

Re: F32 B4 BiTurbo #029

Having seen this car twice in the flesh i can vouch it is in fantastic condition. The paint looks fantastic in the sunshine, although last Saturday there was none of that. The guys that run the place are very helpful. It was a 7 hour round trip twice for us to view and then buy from them but well wo...
by MickB3
Thu Oct 24, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: ALPINAs for sale
Topic: B4 and B5 at Sutherland MPower Cars Bristol
Replies: 11
Views: 418

Re: B4 and B5 at Sutherland MPower Cars Bristol

Update,

The Bairn has bought the M4. 8)
by MickB3
Wed Oct 23, 2019 10:04 am
Forum: ALPINAs for sale
Topic: B4 and B5 at Sutherland MPower Cars Bristol
Replies: 11
Views: 418

Re: B4 and B5 at Sutherland MPower Cars Bristol

simon13 wrote:
Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:20 pm
wowsers, M4s sound so shit. Would put me off badly

Yeah and I doubt you will like the sound when he fits the planned full Akrapovic exhaust either :lol: :lol:
But your only 22 once. :wink:
by MickB3
Tue Oct 22, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: ALPINAs for sale
Topic: B4 and B5 at Sutherland MPower Cars Bristol
Replies: 11
Views: 418

Re: B4 and B5 at Sutherland MPower Cars Bristol

CaesarBob wrote:
Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:52 am

It's totally different to that M4, I can see why that appeals to a younger audience ... :lol:
Aye me too. Looks like he will be living at home a bit longer. 2K insurance :eh
by MickB3
Tue Oct 22, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: ALPINAs for sale
Topic: B4 and B5 at Sutherland MPower Cars Bristol
Replies: 11
Views: 418

Re: B4 and B5 at Sutherland MPower Cars Bristol

I really can vouch for the B4 condition, it is stunning.


This is the one the Boy is going for (Traitor :lol: )


https://www.mpowercars.co.uk/vehicle-de ... -M4-U1077/
by MickB3
Mon Oct 21, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: ALPINAs for sale
Topic: B4 and B5 at Sutherland MPower Cars Bristol
Replies: 11
Views: 418

B4 and B5 at Sutherland MPower Cars Bristol

2015 B4 and a 2015 D5 Drove to Bristol on Saturday to this place to view a car for my Son. This is very Nice. https://www.mpowercars.co.uk/vehicle-details/Bmw-Alpina-B4-Biturbo-U1080/ Did not really go over to this but looks well. https://www.mpowercars.co.uk/vehicle-details/Bmw-Alpina-U1020/ Anyone...
by MickB3
Tue Oct 08, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: ALPINA Costs, Insurance, Polls etc.
Topic: Alpina Insurance - Help
Replies: 28
Views: 1215

Re: Alpina Insurance - Help

Mine was

£224 Fully comp, £100 excess, green flag, legal cover, parked on the drive, 5000 personal and 1000 Business miles,
plus 9 points, Insured with Churchill, ALL documented as ALPINA.

Oh and I am 52.

:shock:
by MickB3
Mon Aug 12, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: Anyone else having trouble posting pictures?
Replies: 8
Views: 719

Re: Anyone else having trouble posting pictures?

I have not been able to post since the upgrade.
by MickB3
Mon Aug 05, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: Calipers B3 3.3
Replies: 3
Views: 433

Re: Calipers B3 3.3

Mine are Standard 330 spec
by MickB3
Mon Jul 29, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: We're back again !
Replies: 21
Views: 1586

Re: We're back again !

Thank You Neil

:clap: :clap:
by MickB3
Thu Jul 04, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: What did you do in your ALPINA today?
Replies: 593
Views: 103719

Re: What did you do in your ALPINA today?

B3 OOH Passed its MOT Monday. and Changed to 78,000 miles in June. 8)
by MickB3
Tue Jun 18, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: E46 B3 Shock Absorbers - Decision Made.....OEM!
Replies: 41
Views: 1869

Re: E46 B3 Shock Absorber

I now have, for reference, the part number sand prices for the Bilstiens from Demon Tweaks: FR 35-115045 FL 35-115052 £125.55 Each +VAT REARS 24-026970 £68.85 Each +VAT Front Springs 36-233250 £35.20 Each +VAT Rear Springs 38-269127 £38.40 Each +VAT A Total of £643.20 inc VAT I think you will ...
by MickB3
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:54 am
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: E46 B3 Shock Absorbers - Decision Made.....OEM!
Replies: 41
Views: 1869

Re: E46 B3 Shock Absorber

my touring is on bilstein B8s. Bilstein actually list a shock for the e46 B3s which is what i've used Same here. Changed mine at 55,000 miles ish. The difference was incredible. Did you also go with Bilstiens and did you change the springs as well? Yes I went Bilstein as well. I did not change the ...
by MickB3
Mon Jun 17, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: E46 B3 Shock Absorbers - Decision Made.....OEM!
Replies: 41
Views: 1869

Re: E46 B3 Shock Absorber

simon13 wrote:
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:59 am
my touring is on bilstein B8s. Bilstein actually list a shock for the e46 B3s which is what i've used

Same here. Changed mine at 55,000 miles ish. The difference was incredible.
by MickB3
Mon Jun 03, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: E46 B3 Buying Tips
Replies: 63
Views: 2180

Re: E46 B3 Buying Tips

rc944 wrote:
Mon Jun 03, 2019 3:55 pm
I wouldnt be wasting my time with it unless its had the HG done or there was scope for movement on the price to the tune of a few K.

It will def need doing if not already.


I have only heard of the 3.4 S being a problem at this mileage NOT the 3.3 ?