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by GRNSHRK
Mon Jun 17, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: Clutch Bleeding Tool
Replies: 2
Views: 51

Re: Clutch Bleeding Tool

Now that's pretty neat =D>

LoCo, gotta love the brand name #-o

Tom, think I might leave a shadow and move this to the "Tech Articles" forum, what do you think :-k

Lemme know \:D/
by GRNSHRK
Fri Jun 14, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: The Saloon
Topic: Some people's kids...
Replies: 1
Views: 65

Some people's kids...

And, from the "they'll never know" department, we have a fake BMW :shock:

It's even an ///M, something or other :roll:
by GRNSHRK
Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: My Project
Topic: orval2 - BMW M635CSI
Replies: 181
Views: 48883

Re: orval2 - BMW M635CSI

Sheesh, I can't find anything different, but wow, what a showing of cars :shock:

Is that an 8 series cabrio AND an i8 cabrio I saw =D>

Amazing collection of Bimmers, nice \:D/
by GRNSHRK
Thu Jun 06, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale
Topic: FREE WHEELS!!! Don't get too excited...
Replies: 0
Views: 141

FREE WHEELS!!! Don't get too excited...

Ladies and germs, time to clean house, as I will be moving in a few months :-" I've had a set of old school 14" 20 spoke wheels sitting next to the garage for at least 2 decades, and they need to go [-o< I could post some pix, but they are nothing special and not in good shape finish wise, although ...
by GRNSHRK
Wed Jun 05, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: My Project
Topic: orval2 - BMW M635CSI
Replies: 181
Views: 48883

Re: orval2 - BMW M635CSI

Renaud, nice shots, too bad about the rain :( So, what's the story about that old VW bug cruising up your butt :-? I was gonna send you this photo but lost your E addy :roll: Well, I should say, Microsoft Outlook lost your E addy, not me, of course #-o Anyhoo, thought you might like to see these, si...
by GRNSHRK
Wed Jun 05, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: My Project
Topic: 1981 635CSi - Ascot Grau
Replies: 7
Views: 182

Re: 1981 635CSi - Ascot Grau

Tom, you need to connect with Bert, since he's been performing a "nut and bolt" restoration of the same model, for about a decade :roll: But since this is a bit of an oddball MY (1st year Motronic but with E12 chassis, vacuum brake booster, etc.) there are likely quite a few things to know and learn...
by GRNSHRK
Wed Jun 05, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: My Project
Topic: 1981 635CSi - Ascot Grau
Replies: 7
Views: 182

Re: 1981 635CSi - Ascot Grau

Great story indeed Tom =D>

Nice to see that you've got another 6er, knowing that you got T-boned in one :cry:

And yes, please keep us posted [-o<
by GRNSHRK
Wed Jun 05, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: The Saloon
Topic: By one of our members, I do believe ;-)
Replies: 2
Views: 136

Re: By one of our members, I do believe ;-)

Oh, that would be none other than the Hack Mechanic, Rob Siegel, well known writer for the Roundel, his own books, and now Hagerty's rag as well =D>

That's a fairly old story, not sure if he still has that one :-k

He flips cars like nobody I've ever heard of :roll:
by GRNSHRK
Wed Jun 05, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: Useful links
Topic: E24, 37 Colors thru Production..
Replies: 3
Views: 164

Re: 37 Available Colors thru Production..

Thanx Dug and Pod =D>

Ya know, amazing that the ///M635 could have been had in 37 different colors, and we got 3 here in the good ole USofA #-o

Sheesh, even our friends in the great white north (Canada) got more than we did :(

Anyhoo, thanks again gents :wink:
by GRNSHRK
Tue Jun 04, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: Tires and Wheels
Topic: Old school Motorsport wheel emblems still available!
Replies: 2
Views: 173

Re: Old school Motorsport wheel emblems still available!

Hiya Ralph, that's not a linky, that's an E addy :-k

Think I paid $90 shipped :-"

I know, sounds pricy, but the quality is very nice, again they are weighty :shock:

BTW, Jack is in SoCal, Lake Forest address, south OC \:D/
by GRNSHRK
Mon Jun 03, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: AC hose removal
Replies: 3
Views: 120

Re: AC hose removal

Well, good work, and nice to know that the special 32mm fan clutch spanner has more than one use :shock: Think I've used my maybe, twice #-o Once you get that bad boy cleaned up, bet it's gonna look like the Jay's, after he cleaned all of the gunk off of his [-o< http://bigcoupe.com/phpBB2/viewtopic...
by GRNSHRK
Fri May 31, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Cars and Parts wanted
Topic: WTB lower kick panel,
Replies: 2
Views: 101

Re: WTB lower kick panel,

Brick, gonna move you over to the "Wanted" forum, hopefully get some action there [-o<
by GRNSHRK
Fri May 31, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale
Topic: One day left on my M6 on Bring A Trailer
Replies: 2
Views: 202

Re: One day left on my M6 on Bring A Trailer

Wow, nice example, 5 hours to go :shock:

Should pull over 40 large =D>
by GRNSHRK
Fri May 31, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: Cars and Parts wanted
Topic: WTB: Complete M6 interior for 1987 and 1988 M6's
Replies: 4
Views: 201

Re: WTB: Complete M6 interior for 1987 and 1988 M6's

Daddy, moving you to the "Wanted' forum, might get more action there, although 2X complete M6 interiors is going to be a tall order :-k
by GRNSHRK
Thu May 30, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Tires and Wheels
Topic: Old school Motorsport wheel emblems still available!
Replies: 2
Views: 173

Old school Motorsport wheel emblems still available!

Gents, after quite the search, including an old link from mye28, I was able to connect with the guy that was producing (or having produced) these old school Motorsport wheel emblems [-o< These are 70mm, but I think he can still do other diameters :-k And the quality looks superior :shock: They are a...
by GRNSHRK
Wed May 29, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale
Topic: The US market still lagging Europe?
Replies: 3
Views: 210

Re: The US market still lagging Europe?

Well, sold for $53.5k in USD even though the car is in Canada :-k Interesting that the seller claims that the original wheels are style 5's, I would have thought they would be TRX :-? But what about all of that cosmoline under the hood [-X That should have been removed during dealer prep, surely bak...
by GRNSHRK
Tue May 28, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: The Saloon
Topic: M6 Roadtrip Down California Hwy 1 - Suggestions?
Replies: 20
Views: 967

Re: M6 Roadtrip Down California Hwy 1 - Suggestions?

Wow, she's a beaut =D> Great story, hopefully you enjoyed our lovely state [-o< Regarding the loose mirror pivot, IIRC, take a look at the underside, there "should" be a plastic plug of sorts that can be removed, revealing the spanner nut that can be turned to snug things up :-k Been a long time sin...
by GRNSHRK
Tue May 21, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: The Saloon
Topic: 6er cabrio in this week's Bimmerlife
Replies: 2
Views: 165

6er cabrio in this week's Bimmerlife

Yeah, I know, kinda sacrilege, but I thought I'd post this rather nicely done 6er cabrio, located in Germany :-k https://bimmerlife.com/2019/05/18/enjoy-summer-with-this-stunning-droptop-e24/ Very nicely done, really, love the look of the E30 M3 flares as well =D> The interior is, well, kinda bright...
by GRNSHRK
Mon May 20, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: The Definitive Exhaust Upgrade Pictorial
Replies: 8
Views: 339

Re: The Definitive Exhaust Upgrade Pictorial

Nice work there, but I hope you read this :-k Be prepared for the dreaded drone. My first system was home made, twin pipes into a single central edelbrock muffler with twin pipes out the back. It sounded cool and was tolerable on short trips but the drone on long trips was too much. BTDT as well, th...
by GRNSHRK
Mon May 20, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: UK 635 CSi
Replies: 4
Views: 242

Re: UK 635 CSi

Wow, quite nice :shock:

Looks like you snagged a well sorted version =D>

Interesting photography as well :-k

Welcome to the madness \:D/
by GRNSHRK
Fri May 17, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: I just finished rebuilding my A/C Compressor on my m6
Replies: 6
Views: 632

Re: I just finished rebuilding my A/C Compressor on my m6

Agreed, now that is some outstanding work Jay =D>

Probably better than new :shock:

Now where did all of that oil come from :-k
by GRNSHRK
Wed May 15, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale
Topic: Parts for sale - posting for a colleague
Replies: 3
Views: 199

Re: Parts for sale - posting for a colleague

And, last but not least =D>
by GRNSHRK
Wed May 15, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale
Topic: Parts for sale - posting for a colleague
Replies: 3
Views: 199

Parts for sale - posting for a colleague

Gents (and ladies), I was contacted by a guy that has lots of parts available for sale, but wasn't interested in getting onto the site, etc., so I offered to put an ad up for him =D> Please note, going to say this up front, PLEASE DO NOT RESPOND TO ME [-X I am just doing this guy a favor, contact hi...