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Newbie intro and advice from B10 V8 knowledgeable folk pls!
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 22, 2015 11:52 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Metrics wrote:
Yes, I'm a sad b@stard! Laughing

I think the word you are looking for is "Anal"

Trust me, you are not alone there Embarassed
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 22, 2015 11:54 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

OCD, anal, sad b@stard - you name it, I get called it. Especially by Mrs Metrics Laughing
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 22, 2015 6:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

You wear down the other half eventually; Mrs E24man sent me a photograph of a B10 3.3 Touring she spotted at Heathrow yesterday Laughing
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 22, 2015 9:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

E24man wrote:
You wear down the other half eventually; Mrs E24man sent me a photograph of a B10 3.3 Touring she spotted at Heathrow yesterday Laughing


Was it taking off or landing? yahoo
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 22, 2015 10:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Very Happy The 3.3 is quick but enough for for a take-off?

For that you need the B10 V8 Wink
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 22, 2015 11:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Get some pics up mate Smile

Sounds like you got your self a sorted v8s there.

Spotted a sterling grey v8s at local wheel restores last week which looked fairly tidy.
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 22, 2015 11:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

E24man wrote:
Very Happy The 3.3 is quick but enough for for a take-off?

For that you need the B10 V8 Wink


Correct!!!!!!!
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 22, 2015 11:35 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

retro-bmw wrote:
Get some pics up mate Smile

Sounds like you got your self a sorted v8s there.

Spotted a sterling grey v8s at local wheel restores last week which looked fairly tidy.


West Midlands, sounds like it was member brett
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 23, 2015 12:24 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

retro-bmw wrote:
Get some pics up mate Smile

Sounds like you got your self a sorted v8s there.

Spotted a sterling grey v8s at local wheel restores last week which looked fairly tidy.


Definitely this weekend!
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 23, 2015 12:28 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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retro-bmw wrote:
Get some pics up mate Smile


Look forward to them!
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 23, 2015 2:01 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

greenelekta wrote:
retro-bmw wrote:
Get some pics up mate Smile

Sounds like you got your self a sorted v8s there.

Spotted a sterling grey v8s at local wheel restores last week which looked fairly tidy.


West Midlands, sounds like it was member brett


Was spotted at Speedwell wheels in Haymills.
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