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by 88m6
Tue Oct 01, 2019 1:06 am
Forum: US SharkFests
Topic: 2019 Pacific Sharkfest registration is open
Replies: 4
Views: 389

Re: 2019 Pacific Sharkfest registration is open

Clear n cool ,mid 60's thru weekend
Or so say national weather service [-o<
by 88m6
Fri Sep 27, 2019 11:58 pm
Forum: US SharkFests
Topic: 2019 Pacific Sharkfest registration is open
Replies: 4
Views: 389

Re: 2019 Pacific Sharkfest registration is open

Just checked national weather service n we dodged a bullet.. or should I say a snow/rain storm by one week [-o<
Weather should be clear n seasonably cool for next weekend,not so for this weekend!. :lol:
by 88m6
Thu Sep 26, 2019 5:10 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Old B7 pic found
Replies: 2
Views: 289

Old B7 pic found

Found this pic of the B7 from Bimmer mag shoot from way back in my Bimmer forum albums. Started her up last week ran great. Hasn't been out in a while. Been off floor. Too busy with other BMW's . Probably be out for PSF 20th yr anniversary next year \:D/ And now that I'm back residing in Monterey It...
by 88m6
Tue Sep 24, 2019 3:51 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: 85 Euro 635csi
Replies: 9
Views: 626

Re: 85 Euro 635csi

Floor mats r hard to come by didn't c any on your floors. FYI e39 mats r a pretty close fit. 95% n much easier to find. Like the rear marker lights in the bumper instead of body like most. My 84 euro antenna is in front left If your unfamiliar with e24 chassis you will get a wealth of information fr...
by 88m6
Mon Sep 23, 2019 4:09 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: 85 Euro 635csi
Replies: 9
Views: 626

Re: 85 Euro 635csi

=D> Looks great. Dealer di d great job on detailing it! Mileage? Always wondered how dealers get to these before enthusiasts. I'm sure owner could of gotten more for it than dealer gave him as trade in,probably looking at that showroom . Same for all the low mileage e24scoming up on BAT. bring it up...
by 88m6
Thu Sep 05, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: The Saloon
Topic: Pacific SharkFest 2019 Confirmed!
Replies: 11
Views: 1109

Re: Pacific SharkFest 2019 Confirmed!

We hear you. We kind of stay in background now days . Patrick is buttoning things up for event in Tahoe .(he is on his own again this year putting things together. Agenda will be online very soon. Yes hotel expanded our room block due to number reserving rooms 30+ last I knew. Although the hold date...
by 88m6
Tue Sep 03, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Removing exterior window trim?
Replies: 20
Views: 11007

Re: Removing exterior window trim?

And those fins can be restored without Painting them
Mine were like yours or worse n they came out great for a few hrs work when off car.
The were so bad they had a sand finish.
Just progressively sanded them up to 2000 then polish n they came out great!
by 88m6
Sun Sep 01, 2019 2:11 am
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Removing exterior window trim?
Replies: 20
Views: 11007

Re: Removing exterior window trim?

Remove b pillar shark fin,remove the clip then pry upward. There are 3 or four clips that hold it to body. You can C two in pic, just a press fit onto body weld and chrome trim slides into channelon the clip that is not visible in pic,faces glass. Most my clips came off with trim n I put them back o...
by 88m6
Sat Aug 31, 2019 3:44 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: Sport seat leather redo
Replies: 1
Views: 278

Sport seat leather redo

Finally getting around ,clean,oil,dye fronts. Color plus products been suing for years. Pass side bit cracked n came out great. All temp for a year or two until new leather. Driver side will be a challenge,Took apart n started the process. Ordered two new side bolster from zooming will post those wh...
by 88m6
Sat Aug 10, 2019 4:08 am
Forum: Suspension - Steering - Brakes
Topic: PS can overflow
Replies: 2
Views: 331

Re: PS can overflow

That's a relief thanks. Yes it is a mess after it was all redone it was nice n clean top to bottom.
by 88m6
Thu Aug 08, 2019 3:49 am
Forum: Suspension - Steering - Brakes
Topic: PS can overflow
Replies: 2
Views: 331

PS can overflow

New to me issue. Noticed few drops few weeks ago on floor under canister area. Think nothing of it til recently went to shop n noticed a puddle about 2 cups. Replaced all feed lines this spring n had no problem til now. Upon first glance looked like one of Feed lines under can sprung a leak . So dec...
by 88m6
Wed Apr 17, 2019 2:47 am
Forum: The Saloon
Topic: Look what showed up at new gas station
Replies: 4
Views: 667

Look what showed up at new gas station

No more 5 gal pails for me.
In CA no less go figure.
by 88m6
Tue Apr 16, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: Tires and Wheels
Topic: 3 piece conversions....
Replies: 16
Views: 1599

Re: 3 piece conversions....

Those bottle caps look awesome :D
I have a BBS rf trying to find someone to repair . Take a look and let me know if something u can accomplish or where to go.
Most shops I've sent pics won't touch it.
They have long been NLA so irreplaceable I'm afraid.
by 88m6
Sun Apr 14, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Spring breakout
Replies: 7
Views: 1016

Spring breakout

Golden gate CCA sponsored a drive to celebrate spring breaking out .we outnumbered other chassis total.
Two Bower brothers,mine and gregs m6's Pozo saloon.
by 88m6
Mon Apr 01, 2019 3:07 am
Forum: The Saloon
Topic: M6 Roadtrip Down California Hwy 1 - Suggestions?
Replies: 20
Views: 2061

Re: M6 Roadtrip Down California Hwy 1 - Suggestions?

If u do go to wharf,
Scoma's Scoma's Scoma's
House of prime rib on van ness for beef.
Make reservations for both NOW. REALLY
I'm jealous..n hungry now :x

We shall c about meeting in pismo, or preferably Paso Robles on your way to pismo down the road.
Maybe some wine tasting?
by 88m6
Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:14 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: On the road again in a M6
Replies: 23
Views: 2458

Re: On the road again in a M6

Thx dv hope all is going well up there!
Had it out today before weather changes put it thru some paces . Went well, no leak at valve cover :D
Moving back to seaside this summer by the way.
by 88m6
Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:32 am
Forum: The Saloon
Topic: M6 Roadtrip Down California Hwy 1 - Suggestions?
Replies: 20
Views: 2061

Re: M6 Roadtrip Down California Hwy 1 - Suggestions?

I and a few other e24 enthusiasts are at the end of your trip along central coast. Maybe meet up. There will be no cell till you exit big sur and approach Hearst castle . The last leg of your trip from Carmel south is going to be a blast! Can meet up before you head inland to 5 n up to Sacramento . ...
by 88m6
Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:41 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: On the road again in a M6
Replies: 23
Views: 2458

Re: On the road again in a M6

New wrinkle finish done to match intake and all assembled with red strut bar. Me likey :D
Pretty lean underneath too with 93k :mrgreen:
by 88m6
Thu Feb 14, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: On the road again in a M6
Replies: 23
Views: 2458

Re: On the road again in a M6

Will try suggestions n c
Thx
by 88m6
Thu Feb 14, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: On the road again in a M6
Replies: 23
Views: 2458

Re: On the road again in a M6

I could start a file on conversion but I keep getting knocked off n it's frustrating to deal with Please 'splain, Lucy, I'll see if i can get you sorted [-o< You mentioned that most of the process has been covered in this thread, but all I see is a statement that you are converting to Shadowline :-...
by 88m6
Thu Feb 14, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: On the road again in a M6
Replies: 23
Views: 2458

Re: On the road again in a M6

IMG_2959.JPG Thanks it's getting there. Yes the OZ have grown on me like I said but I do have other sets I'm contemplating that are sitting in shop Staggered 32's good shape but need a refinish Staggered BBS RF considering a refinish like pic Oh and the 17 square Alpina's which I use for the "other...
by 88m6
Wed Feb 13, 2019 6:28 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: On the road again in a M6
Replies: 23
Views: 2458

Re: On the road again in a M6

Shadowline done
Most of work catalogued here
I could start a file on conversion but I keep getting knocked off n it's frustrating to deal with
by 88m6
Sun Feb 10, 2019 2:34 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: On the road again in a M6
Replies: 23
Views: 2458

Re: On the road again in a M6

Finally getting around to finishing shadowline. Put pass side back together now on to drivers. While I had it apart decided to retape all harnesss' as they just disintegrated n used some split loom for bigger harness. Also cleaned up the bottle n repainted canister and clean clean cleaned whilethat ...
by 88m6
Sat Feb 02, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale
Topic: Private Collection up for Auction.
Replies: 8
Views: 1257

Re: Private Collection up for Auction.

Double wow. What a collection :shock: Some people have too much money but this collector had great taste in his overall selections. Black one Not a B7 S though, it's a B7/1 with full custom interior. Probably hurt value more than help. Most of these cars have some miles on them so someone or group o...
by 88m6
Wed Jan 09, 2019 7:13 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: On the road again in a M6
Replies: 23
Views: 2458

Re: On the road again in a M6

Great to see that your latest project is on the road. We should get together one of these weekends and show the locals what a couple of real (hennarot e24s) cars look like! I'm in all we need is a dry Saturday or Sunday . Will contact the shark in nipomo. Found another in Santa margarita ! Being co...