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by scalesg
Fri Apr 12, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: ALPINA Car Care / Detailing
Topic: Lepsons Wheel Refurbishment - A Review
Replies: 75
Views: 65372

Re: Lepsons Wheel Refurbishment - A Review

Hi all Took two of my sons MVII E46 wheels in for refurb at Lepsons Gillingham One was in a terrible state, kerbed all the way round, paint peeling and plenty of corrosion On initial inspection it looked perfect, looking close up it wasn't but oh wow, what a job they did! The other wheel is simply p...
by scalesg
Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:04 am
Forum: ALPINA Spotted / Busted
Topic: Silver B5S A21 Southbound 14/2/19
Replies: 0
Views: 237

Silver B5S A21 Southbound 14/2/19

Heading southbound from M25 onto the A21 around 4pm yesterday. I was in a silver 320d estate
by scalesg
Wed Feb 06, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: May Meeting - CPC @ Amersham - Sunday 20th May 2018
Replies: 62
Views: 12809

Second that motion! I only could not go as I was away last time
by scalesg
Thu Dec 13, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: E46 B3S radiator
Replies: 31
Views: 9236

I am convinced my thermostat is stuck open now, drove it the other night in cold weather and it didn't get anywhere near normal temp on a 12 mile run in 30 - 60 speed limits Still have water leak also but still slight but worrying now that my antifreeze mix is getting weaker.... Only put max 1 litre...
by scalesg
Sun Oct 21, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: Essex Alpina/BMW meet maybe??)
Replies: 85
Views: 11121

Was good!!
by scalesg
Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: Essex Alpina/BMW meet maybe??)
Replies: 85
Views: 11121

Time to get cleaning!! :-)
by scalesg
Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:36 pm
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: Essex Alpina/BMW meet maybe??)
Replies: 85
Views: 11121

Can someone who knows confirm the location below is correct please?

West Horndon, Brentwood CM13 3LL

For those not local

Thanks in advance

Gary
by scalesg
Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: ALPINA Spotted / Busted
Topic: Black B3 BiTurbo - Bexhill on Sea
Replies: 0
Views: 928

Black B3 BiTurbo - Bexhill on Sea

Normally see it in the town centre but today was parked almost opposite mine

Reg JAY****

Anyone on here?
by scalesg
Wed Oct 17, 2018 6:30 pm
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: Essex Alpina/BMW meet maybe??)
Replies: 85
Views: 11121

So far so good for me! It's in the diary

Weather looks to be good also
by scalesg
Mon Oct 15, 2018 7:03 pm
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: Essex Alpina/BMW meet maybe??)
Replies: 85
Views: 11121

21st works for me!
by scalesg
Mon Oct 15, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: ALPINA Car Care / Detailing
Topic: Recovering of steering wheel
Replies: 16
Views: 4232

OK so I did this! Photos of before during and after below http://www.mediafire.com/folder/aak79gyi9997h/Steering_wheel_clean In correct order Before treatment After ultra clean Degreaser After degreaser After ultra clean and protection cream Followed all the instructions, it was an easy job to do, t...
by scalesg
Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: E46 B3S radiator
Replies: 31
Views: 9236

Mine was losing water Hap, not a lot, but enough to know something wasn't right As above, rad and expansion tank renewed and I thought all was ok. I still have a very slight leak, around 100ml every 500 miles or so. Also after replacing (and in this very hot summer) I noticed the temp on motorway ru...
by scalesg
Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: ALPINA Car Care / Detailing
Topic: Recovering of steering wheel
Replies: 16
Views: 4232

Thanks Metrics!
by scalesg
Fri Oct 05, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: ALPINA (Parts) For Sale
Topic: New ALPINA parts oem
Replies: 27
Views: 5806

Great news!

So how do we order? Just post on here with VIN and part number? Or PM to you or someone else Sab?

Thanks
by scalesg
Fri Oct 05, 2018 6:02 pm
Forum: ALPINA Car Care / Detailing
Topic: Recovering of steering wheel
Replies: 16
Views: 4232

Hoping to do this next weekend

I am also going to call them regarding the stitching. Figuring if the steering wheel needs a good clean then does the stitching, I will ask if any of the products have any adverse effects on it...