E23 1985 745i NOOB - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
BMW Forum BMW Forum

Auto Insurance

» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 1,6,7,8 - Series and Mini Cooper
Register Home Forum Active Topics Gallery / Showroom Auto Loans Garage Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

1,6,7,8 - Series and Mini Cooper General Chat related to models that do not fit into particular categories above. Please try to put your discussion in more appropriate sections. This section does cover the 1 Series, MINI Cooper and 8-Series vehicles: BMW 830i, BMW 840Ci, BMW 850i, BMW 850Ci, BMW 850CSi, M8, Alpina B12, BMW CS Concept and others.

BimmerWerkz.com is the premier BMW Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-09-2007, 07:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Car:
Posts: 14
Photos:
vdubluv74 is on a distinguished road
E23 1985 745i NOOB

Hello, I just recently got an 85 745i, one of my favorite cars of all times. I will post some picks soon, but is there anyone else on here with this kind of car?
vdubluv74 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 09-27-2007, 03:33 PM   #2 (permalink)
Im Bluffin With My Muffin
 
AlpineSixAndSeven's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Car: 1976 Benz 300D, 1999 740iL
Posts: 5,992
Photos:
AlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to behold
Send a message via AIM to AlpineSixAndSeven
Quote:
Originally Posted by vdubluv74
Hello, I just recently got an 85 745i, one of my favorite cars of all times. I will post some picks soon, but is there anyone else on here with this kind of car?
i did not know they made the 745i in 85? i thought that was like 03 area? pics!
__________________
1991 Ford Taurs SHO 5 Speed White on Tan
1996 Chevy Lumina LTZ Rep 3.4L
1992 318i Coupe parts car
1992 325i Ls1 swap with a T56 6 speed 12.2 quarter mile
1976 Mercedes Benz 300D with a Ford 5.0L Fuel Injected soon to be Modded
I am Captain Obvious
AlpineSixAndSeven is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-28-2007, 03:13 PM   #3 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Car:
Posts: 14
Photos:
vdubluv74 is on a distinguished road
I dont have a pic of mine yet, right now I am putting a new turbo in it...Oh yeah. The 745i is a grey market import from germany, they started making them in 79 to 86. It is like the 733i and the 735i that were imported to the US, but it came with a 3.5 liter turbo motor - stock. it also has a 2.95 rear end on it making its top cruse speed at 140mph. Water buffalo hide interior and walnut grain wood, heated and power front and rear seats. I think they are one of the best looking BMWs out there.
vdubluv74 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-03-2007, 05:10 PM   #4 (permalink)
Im Bluffin With My Muffin
 
AlpineSixAndSeven's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Car: 1976 Benz 300D, 1999 740iL
Posts: 5,992
Photos:
AlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to behold
Send a message via AIM to AlpineSixAndSeven
Quote:
Originally Posted by vdubluv74
I dont have a pic of mine yet, right now I am putting a new turbo in it...Oh yeah. The 745i is a grey market import from germany, they started making them in 79 to 86. It is like the 733i and the 735i that were imported to the US, but it came with a 3.5 liter turbo motor - stock. it also has a 2.95 rear end on it making its top cruse speed at 140mph. Water buffalo hide interior and walnut grain wood, heated and power front and rear seats. I think they are one of the best looking BMWs out there.
sounds tight to me need some photos
__________________
1991 Ford Taurs SHO 5 Speed White on Tan
1996 Chevy Lumina LTZ Rep 3.4L
1992 318i Coupe parts car
1992 325i Ls1 swap with a T56 6 speed 12.2 quarter mile
1976 Mercedes Benz 300D with a Ford 5.0L Fuel Injected soon to be Modded
I am Captain Obvious
AlpineSixAndSeven is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-04-2007, 06:55 AM   #5 (permalink)
For Teh Walrus?
 
WALSRU's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Ohio, GO BUCKS!
Car: 1980 635csi euro
Posts: 2,260
Photos:
WALSRU is a splendid one to beholdWALSRU is a splendid one to beholdWALSRU is a splendid one to beholdWALSRU is a splendid one to beholdWALSRU is a splendid one to beholdWALSRU is a splendid one to beholdWALSRU is a splendid one to beholdWALSRU is a splendid one to behold
Send a message via AIM to WALSRU Send a message via MSN to WALSRU
SWEET. I share a lot of parts with the e23, does that count?
__________________
"I would not know what the spirit of a philosopher might wish more to be than a good dancer."
- Friedrich Nietzsche

1980 635csi Euro . . . Current
1985 535i . . . Soon to be parted out
2001 Subaru Forester . . . DD
WALSRU is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-30-2007, 04:44 PM   #6 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Car:
Posts: 14
Photos:
vdubluv74 is on a distinguished road
lets see if I can put a pic of my car on here.

vdubluv74 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-30-2007, 04:46 PM   #7 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Car:
Posts: 14
Photos:
vdubluv74 is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by WALSRU
SWEET. I share a lot of parts with the e23, does that count?
Yup, I find a lot of parts from your car.
vdubluv74 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2012, 07:02 PM   #8 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Texas, USA<3
Car: 1985/BMW/745i Turbo (German Import)
Posts: 7
Photos:
TiffanyC.91 is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by vdubluv74 View Post
Hello, I just recently got an 85 745i, one of my favorite cars of all times. I will post some picks soon, but is there anyone else on here with this kind of car?
I know you posted this like all of enternity ago but my husband & I just bought the same exact car & we're having a little trouble finding some of the parts. Where do you get them from? & do you have Any idea where to find an ENGLISH version of the Manual. lmfao.

ANY info would help!!!
Thanks!!
TiffanyC.91 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-05-2012, 08:22 AM   #9 (permalink)
Captain... Savvy ?
 
Jack Dabsy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Barnsley UK
Car: BMW E38 728i 1996 Met Black
Posts: 2,194
Photos:
Jack Dabsy will become famous soon enough
Garage
Quote:
Originally Posted by TiffanyC.91 View Post
I know you posted this like all of enternity ago but my husband & I just bought the same exact car & we're having a little trouble finding some of the parts. Where do you get them from? & do you have Any idea where to find an ENGLISH version of the Manual. lmfao.

ANY info would help!!!
Thanks!!
Where are you?
__________________

Eso es todo!
Please press the "REP" button if you are happy with your response/answer...

Please JOIN, or just have a look... Its Totally FREE...
BMW Part Market

BMW Online Manuals (TIS)

New Member ?
Jack Dabsy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2012, 12:49 AM   #10 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Texas, USA<3
Car: 1985/BMW/745i Turbo (German Import)
Posts: 7
Photos:
TiffanyC.91 is on a distinguished road
Cool

Quote:
Originally Posted by Dabsy View Post
Where are you?
we live in Texas (in the USA)
TiffanyC.91 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2012, 03:06 PM   #11 (permalink)
n00b
 
nickrmw's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Noblesville, IN
Car: '84 BMW 318i
Posts: 3
Photos:
nickrmw is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by TiffanyC.91 View Post
I know you posted this like all of enternity ago but my husband & I just bought the same exact car & we're having a little trouble finding some of the parts. Where do you get them from? & do you have Any idea where to find an ENGLISH version of the Manual. lmfao.

ANY info would help!!!
Thanks!!
Good timing on your post. I just started looking today for a front exhaust section for an '84 733i. If anyone has any ideas, I'd greatly appreciate it!
nickrmw is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2012, 02:41 AM   #12 (permalink)
42, The meaning of life
 
brettski's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Car: 2000 740iL Individual
Posts: 2,405
Photos:
brettski is just really nicebrettski is just really nicebrettski is just really nicebrettski is just really nicebrettski is just really nice
Try Strictly German in Georgia (706) 654-9103
28 Ednaville Rd, Braselton, GA 30517
__________________

Riding in style
brettski is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2012, 08:31 AM   #13 (permalink)
n00b
 
nickrmw's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Noblesville, IN
Car: '84 BMW 318i
Posts: 3
Photos:
nickrmw is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by brettski View Post
Try Strictly German in Georgia (706) 654-9103
28 Ednaville Rd, Braselton, GA 30517
Thanks Brettski! I'll give them a shout.
nickrmw is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-13-2012, 04:06 PM   #14 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Texas, USA<3
Car: 1985/BMW/745i Turbo (German Import)
Posts: 7
Photos:
TiffanyC.91 is on a distinguished road
Talking

Quote:
Originally Posted by brettski View Post
Try Strictly German in Georgia (706) 654-9103
28 Ednaville Rd, Braselton, GA 30517
OMG!! Thanks soo much Brettski!! =]]

& anyone else who has any information on how i can get ahold of some sort of bmw expert or something to have my car appraised please let me know!!!
it's a 1985 BMW 745i Turbo & as far as I know EVERYTHING IS COMPLETELY ORIGINAL!!!!! & it still runs like a dream!!<3 C:
HIT ME UP!!
TiffanyC.91 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 1,6,7,8 - Series and Mini Cooper


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Parting Out E23 745i fast 7 OEM Parts 3 10-20-2009 07:12 PM
E23 Hood Shocks for the E28 bmw_m5_1988 M-Series (M1, M3, M5, M6) 0 01-20-2007 11:11 AM
2002 BMW 745I for sale gotwheelsandtires Cars For Sale 1 08-16-2006 08:32 PM
How to Refurbish E23 Instrument Cluster? dsmart5 1,6,7,8 - Series and Mini Cooper 6 04-30-2006 01:17 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:14 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.