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5021Re: [bmw e28] Re: last legs

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  • KK P
    Mar 15, 2007
      There are a lot of E28's here in the San Francisco &
      the Bay Area. Mine has zero rust on it.
      Keith '84 533i

      --- bimmernutjob <bimmernutjob@...> wrote:

      > what part of canada ?
      >
      > I have two 528e's that can move, cheap.
      >
      > A. ( located 35 south of canadian border/ south of
      > winnepeg )
      > 1984 528e 5 speed
      > 160k ?
      > under carriage has some rust spots, but car is solid
      > outer body is good with some minor issues
      > strut towers are fine
      > struts/suspension needs work
      > 5th gear is questionable
      > rear end and drive shaft are smooth at any speed
      > power sunroof
      > color Saphire ( metallic light blue/silver )
      > cloth interior /blue driver's seat needs replacing
      > some of under dash wiring has been canabalized for
      > my 533
      > 500.oo
      >
      >
      > B. ( located in Minneapolis )
      >
      > 1984 528e 4 speed automatic
      > 97k
      > *transmision is not working/ only reverse
      > new replaced "drag link" steering stabalizer bar
      > new replaced front struts OEM
      > new replaced front rotors
      > new replaced alternator
      > new replaced starter
      > pearl beige leather interior mint condition
      > body overall good condition /minor rust or body work
      > exterior bahama beige
      > 900.oo
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > --- In bmwe28@..., Blake Nancarrow
      > <blaken@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > 528e fans...
      > >
      > > The old girl is dying. I can't seem to repair her
      > fast enough... Just
      > > put new tires on the beast but sprung a leak.
      > Battled with rusty and
      > > thinwalled fuel lines last weekend and got her
      > running again. For now.
      > >
      > > Ready to swap in the new front left wheel hub.
      > I'll install the new
      > > lower control arm at the same time. Then new tie
      > rods. Assuming
      > > nothing else breaks this week.
      > >
      > > At 564000 kilometres and many harsh Canadian
      > winters and a lot of abuse
      > > on race tracks, I think this might be the last
      > winter.
      > >
      > > Dry those eyes, chins up! I am foolishly
      > considering a replacement of,
      > > yes, the same vintage. But I'd like to find a
      > "clean" car, meaning
      > > rust-free.
      > >
      > > I'm starting to check the AutoTrader.com for E28
      > cars. I have two 1984
      > > 528e cars now so a fair number of parts...
      > >
      > > The 535 is an option but not my first choice; M5
      > is out of my snack
      > > bracket. Mileage is not really critical. Colour
      > not important. Paint
      > > condition not important. Manual; not automatic.
      > Sunroof would be nice
      > > (did they all have that?). Seat condition not
      > important. Chassis,
      > > floorboards, shock towers needs to be very free of
      > rust. Dents and
      > > scratches OK but panels should be in good overall
      > shape.
      > >
      > > All of you in Texas and Florida and Missouri and
      > parts south (i.e. road
      > > salt free)? Maybe you can keep an eye out. If
      > you know of a wrecker
      > > with a good car with blown engine... Someone
      > selling their old baby.
      > > Or a barn car. I'll take good care of it.
      > >
      > > cheers,
      > > Blake
      > >
      >
      >
      >




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