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Old 06-05-2008, 06:32 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I just bought a 1983 525e for a restoration project. The wheels it had, were 15.5 Rim, so I search and found 4 wheels with tires from a breaker, for $200.



I got other wheels yesterday that were from a series 3 car, and they didn't fit. Thankfully they exchanged them with 5 series wheels (I was lucky they had them).
My car is in the shop getting new front shocks and a full front suspension renovation.

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Old 06-05-2008, 07:55 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Found the other pic I took in the shop with my cel.
The bmw is getting a renewd front suspension.

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because you love those models so much, or because you cannot afford a new one?
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Kind of a dumb question. I for one wouldn't buy a car I don't like. Let alone restore it.
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because you love those models so much, or because you cannot afford a new one?
that sounded kinda Mean dude

Nice e28 dude! what are your plans?
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^+1 he wouldn't restore it if he didn't have the money
btw thanks for restauring a BMW, the e28 series is pretty much neglected
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^^^ I agree! The Euro version of the E28 5's is pure beauty!
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Thanks, I'll post pics of the progress, since I'm pretty sure there are a lot of e28 fans, specially the euro version.

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