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by 88m6
Wed Jul 08, 2020 12:03 am
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: No tach
Replies: 3
Views: 121

Re: No tach

Interesting u say that. I replaced battery several months ago Never did peak inside the car to notice If thats when it started. I will make sure its not a connection issue before i remove cluster. Will b few weeks before i get back to warehouse n check but thanks
by 88m6
Wed Jul 01, 2020 11:17 pm
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: No tach
Replies: 3
Views: 121

No tach

Well after not sitting in the 86 drivers seat for a year Got in today to this with the car off! Never had that happen in any of my e24s. Doesnt reset either just stays on as well as “oil service “. To coincide ,after an oil change the Speedo and tach/mpg not working either. Went for ride n speedo ca...
by 88m6
Sat Apr 18, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: The Saloon
Topic: Legends officially cancelled
Replies: 1
Views: 592

Legends officially cancelled

As of April 15

COVID 19 Next target. PSF 2020

https://audiclubna.org/legends-of-the-a ... -for-2020/
by 88m6
Sun Apr 12, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: Cars and Parts wanted
Topic: 1988 US M6 Engine Air Inlet Parts/Part Numbers
Replies: 8
Views: 1495

Re: 1988 US M6 Engine Air Inlet Parts/Part Numbers

Just the black headlight cover with the white turn clip
Never thought to take pics when had mine out 4 redo of whole assy.
Actually had everything out to add silicone intake boots n powdercoat plenium
by 88m6
Sun Apr 12, 2020 3:37 am
Forum: Cars and Parts wanted
Topic: 1988 US M6 Engine Air Inlet Parts/Part Numbers
Replies: 8
Views: 1495

Re: 1988 US M6 Engine Air Inlet Parts/Part Numbers

Thats it minus the foam insulator ring
I just used foam weatherstripping with self adhesive
by 88m6
Thu Feb 06, 2020 12:19 am
Forum: Tires and Wheels
Topic: Oz racing 17x 8.5 et13 F/S
Replies: 1
Views: 1381

Oz racing 17x 8.5 et13 F/S

Too many tire/wheel sets n need room. OZ Racing AS7 With or without Kuhmo tire's 60% been on M6 n r solid no wobbles/shimmy two have bit rash Prefer pickup or partial delivery with tire's on. can ship without tire's. Square Email for more pics 500.00 ?? [email protected].com PS have a 5th wheel n...
by 88m6
Sun Nov 24, 2019 12:40 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: Sport seat leather redo
Replies: 6
Views: 2314

Re: Sport seat leather redo

Finished two coats dye
Actually did dye to all leather after cleaning / oiling n whole interior is matched. Just need to do knee panels n visors etc to complete
by 88m6
Sun Nov 24, 2019 12:33 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: Sport seat leather redo
Replies: 6
Views: 2314

Re: Sport seat leather redo

Now repair
After thorough drying,
A) a week of saturating coats of soffner oil
B) sand cracks ever so lightly to soften edges very patiently
C) surflex crack filler, two coats sand between coats
by 88m6
Sun Nov 24, 2019 12:23 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: Sport seat leather redo
Replies: 6
Views: 2314

Re: Sport seat leather redo

Did finish drivers side before PSF and very happy with results.

Before pics
With just a deep clean with color plus citrus cleaner and leather soap
Then on to repair in next post
by 88m6
Tue Oct 01, 2019 1:06 am
Forum: US SharkFests
Topic: 2019 Pacific Sharkfest registration is open
Replies: 4
Views: 2601

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: 2601

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: 1746

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: 10
Views: 3005

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: 10
Views: 3005

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: 3755

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: 13776

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: 13776

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: 6
Views: 2314

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: 1782

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: 1782

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: 1293

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: 4847

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: 2938

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: 4196

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: 5426

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.