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by rodbargee
Sat Jan 02, 2021 2:16 pm
Forum: My Car
Topic: Refund from Landrover
Replies: 9
Views: 2374

Re: Refund from Landrover

Slight derail My Disco 3 ...I have had to replace the OE discs and pads just a few months and very few miles after having done them Now fitting Brmbo discs they are working much better and are cheaper.
by rodbargee
Wed Dec 09, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: still here
Replies: 2
Views: 259

Re: still here

I'm not that worried Hap I only advertised it on one of the CC free adverts Its still a pleasure to own and drive, I also have a full warranty for parts and labour so its well covererd the stokesley show if they hold it is good fun and plenty of interesting stuff always in attendance. It would nice ...
by rodbargee
Wed Dec 09, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: I've Only Just Found Out...
Replies: 7
Views: 501

Re: I've Only Just Found Out...

It's a pet hate of mine, really can't understand why manufacturers or safety approval bodies feel it's ok to just turn on half a cars light's. It is possible to code cars to include rear lights with the drl's though. Number of people I've seen recently driving in the dusk/dark or foggy conditions w...
by rodbargee
Wed Dec 09, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: still here
Replies: 2
Views: 259

still here

As it says Still here, and still enjoying the B5, its got a sleeper advert on car and classics but to date no serious enquirys. Most recent mechanical activity was new OE rear disks and pads. Main dealer trauma, as expected so wasn't a surprise when it happened. (numerous visits to find the wrong di...
by rodbargee
Thu Nov 28, 2019 1:02 am
Forum: General Chit-chat
Topic: Find me a (newish) fast tow car
Replies: 23
Views: 12666

Re: Find me a (newish) fast tow car

Audi A8.....S6 Avant not newish Im afraid but capable and cheap ish
by rodbargee
Thu Nov 28, 2019 12:24 am
Forum: ALPINAs for sale
Topic: Rod bargee B5 for sale I believe
Replies: 3
Views: 382

Re: Rod bargee B5 for sale I believe

Hi all yes it is my B5, I don't have to sell it but thought 'd try it and have look around for something new (To me) I have in no way fallen out with it, in fact its fully up to date and ready for anything recalls done and health check reports what i expected (new rear discs and pads when needed whi...
by rodbargee
Mon Oct 21, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: Supporting the forum
Replies: 63
Views: 4721

Re: Supporting the forum

this site is very much appreciated, happy to have donated :D
by rodbargee
Tue Aug 20, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: overtaken by a B10in France today
Replies: 6
Views: 929

Re: overtaken by a B10in France today

Planning a road trip to Scotland in mine in a couple of weeks.... Possibly Sheildaig/ Applecross
by rodbargee
Fri Aug 16, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: overtaken by a B10in France today
Replies: 6
Views: 929

Re: overtaken by a B10in France today

nice to see out and about , I was going to buzz him in the 3litre Vito but he doesn't need the competition :P
by rodbargee
Thu Aug 15, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: overtaken by a B10in France today
Replies: 6
Views: 929

overtaken by a B10in France today

Driving south via paris blue B10 reg B10 V8 X looked nicer than the van I was driving...anyone here's
by rodbargee
Fri Aug 02, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: We're back again !
Replies: 21
Views: 3685

Re: We're back again !

thanks for your perseverance IT drives me crazy sometimes (a lot)
by rodbargee
Tue May 07, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: Speed limited new cars....
Replies: 2
Views: 533

Speed limited new cars....

With the advent of speed limited new cars in the offing, does having a near 200MPH vehicle make it more or less attractive to the car driving enthusiast :roll: :twisted: :twisted: Nice to see the forum back on its wheels thanks to all those who have had to spend the last few days Under the bonnet so...
by rodbargee
Sat Jan 19, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: ALPINAs for sale
Topic: You may have seen this B5 advertised
Replies: 5
Views: 918

Well it wasn't at the warehouse to be viewed....
by rodbargee
Thu Jan 17, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: ALPINAs for sale
Topic: You may have seen this B5 advertised
Replies: 5
Views: 918

hap wrote:I think this one was an original uk car taken to japan then turned up back here hence not being a Japanese model per se
I thought it had an improbably low mileage...
by rodbargee
Thu Jan 17, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: ALPINAs for sale
Topic: You may have seen this B5 advertised
Replies: 5
Views: 918

You may have seen this B5 advertised

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BMW-ALPINA-B5-4-4-V8-SUPERCHARGED-1-OF-428-MADE-LOW-MILEAGE/352566938943?_trkparms=aid%3D444000%26algo%3DSOI.DEFAULT%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D20160927151735%26meid%3Dba5a7d9c1cee48f4ae5383050f9e804c%26pid%3D100037%26rk%3D3%26rkt%3D12%26sd%3D352551109885%26itm%3D352566938943&_trksi...