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by rc944
Fri Feb 19, 2021 12:13 pm
Forum: ALPINA - Car Advice / Information
Topic: B10 4.8 S Brake Judder
Replies: 14
Views: 371

Re: B10 4.8 S Brake Judder

did you get this sorted? brake reaction/lollipop bushes?
by rc944
Tue Feb 16, 2021 12:20 am
Forum: Guest Blog !
Topic: Brought V Bought
Replies: 27
Views: 11807

Re: Brought V Bought

Is this still a car enthusiasts forum?
by rc944
Wed Feb 03, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: ALPINAs for sale
Topic: BCA E46 B3S
Replies: 13
Views: 670

Re: BCA E46 B3S

What a shame to let an Alpina get in such poor condition. Judging by the seat wear they have knocked a 1 off the front of the mileage. Apart from a knackered carpet what on earth is in the boot :shock:, looks like it has been used for visits to the tip. mines been used for trips to the tip, muddy d...
by rc944
Mon Jan 11, 2021 1:32 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: M5 touring on CC
Replies: 4
Views: 299

M5 touring on CC

Not Alpina but still interesting. I've always wondered about the M5 tourings. I had an S6 avant which was bad and always fancy a super barge. Has anyone ever driven one? What were your thoughts? https://collectingcars.com/for-sale/2007-bmw-e61-m5-touring?utm_medium=email&utm_source=transactional&utm...
by rc944
Sun Jan 10, 2021 7:26 pm
Forum: ALPINA Car Care / Detailing
Topic: Carpet and Mat cleaning
Replies: 13
Views: 288

Re: Carpet and Mat cleaning

looks really good

did you go for the pro or standard version and whats a soft drill brush?
by rc944
Tue Dec 29, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: New member E46 B3 3.3 Coupe No 171. Help needed with dash fuel gauge level
Replies: 17
Views: 613

Re: New member E46 B3 3.3 Coupe No 171. Help needed with dash fuel gauge level

OP your interior looks remarkable. was the leather reconnolised at some point. i have bolster envy.
by rc944
Tue Dec 29, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: New member E46 B3 3.3 Coupe No 171. Help needed with dash fuel gauge level
Replies: 17
Views: 613

Re: New member E46 B3 3.3 Coupe No 171. Help needed with dash fuel gauge level

hap wrote:
Mon Dec 28, 2020 6:54 pm
Shark fin looks oem couple 3.3 I’ve seen them on
Same leather trim on this one I think
https://www.alpina-archive.com/?p=9300& ... -Coupe-170
nice one hap thanks
by rc944
Mon Dec 28, 2020 9:58 am
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: New member E46 B3 3.3 Coupe No 171. Help needed with dash fuel gauge level
Replies: 17
Views: 613

Re: New member E46 B3 3.3 Coupe No 171. Help needed with dash fuel gauge level

brilliant find and look forward to hearing more about it...looks great
by rc944
Sun Dec 27, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: New member E46 B3 3.3 Coupe No 171. Help needed with dash fuel gauge level
Replies: 17
Views: 613

Re: New member E46 B3 3.3 Coupe No 171. Help needed with dash fuel gauge level

well done and another titan silver but with sunroof? is the trim aftermarket as i thought it would have been wood? has the wiper fluid tank been replaced as i have never seen a tank with clear lid. and the roof shark fin? is that a factory install? i would think fuel level sensor? https://www.e46fan...
by rc944
Sun Dec 27, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: ALPINA (Parts) For Sale
Topic: Where to order a brand new Alpina Part?
Replies: 8
Views: 469

Re: Where to order a brand new Alpina Part?

twinturbom3 wrote:
Sun Dec 27, 2020 1:06 pm
Do you know the email of Ed?
PM if you still need it - cant post it here due to gdpr
by rc944
Sun Dec 27, 2020 1:09 am
Forum: ALPINA (Parts) For Sale
Topic: Where to order a brand new Alpina Part?
Replies: 8
Views: 469

Re: Where to order a brand new Alpina Part?

give the part no to ed at bmw cotswold hereford - call the parts dept next week. he takes care of me plus a few others from here
by rc944
Wed Dec 23, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: ALPINA - Car Advice / Information
Topic: rear plate lights not functioning - fix
Replies: 4
Views: 186

Re: rear plate lights not functioning - fix

I did wonder. How do you splice it in?
by rc944
Sun Dec 20, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: ALPINA - Car Advice / Information
Topic: rear plate lights not functioning - fix
Replies: 4
Views: 186

rear plate lights not functioning - fix

in case anyone else has the same issue ie both lights not working and you have checked the obvious ie the bulbs and fuse, the likely culprit is a broken wire in the pesky boot hinge loom

same repair as previously documented ie inline fix etc.
by rc944
Sun Dec 20, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: E46 B3s lower Timing chain tensioner
Replies: 17
Views: 530

Re: E46 B3s lower Timing chain tensioner

and whilst youre in there what else are you doing given its unlikely you're replacing just the tensioner?
by rc944
Sun Dec 20, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: E46 B3s lower Timing chain tensioner
Replies: 17
Views: 530

Re: E46 B3s lower Timing chain tensioner

how many miles has it done on the original one?