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by bfive
Thu Jan 17, 2008 10:47 pm
Forum: ALPINA - Car Advice / Information
Topic: upgrades, head up display and other things
Replies: 6
Views: 1556

LSD. I'm guessing this is not going to be cheap! Whilst I do enjoy having some fun on the open road I am not a "serious" racer and am unlikley to take the car on a track - as I don't trust myself and expect that the driver is more likely to reach, and exceed, his limit and/or talent rather than the ...
by bfive
Thu Jan 17, 2008 3:46 pm
Forum: ALPINA - Car Advice / Information
Topic: upgrades, head up display and other things
Replies: 6
Views: 1556

head up display and other upgrades

Thanks for that. Excuse my ignorance what is LSD? :?:

Thinking about stripes. Trying to decide if these enhance the car or make it look tacky and boy racer? Apologies to anyone who has the stripes!

Anybody got any thoughts on Head up display?
by bfive
Tue Jan 15, 2008 10:09 pm
Forum: ALPINA - Car Advice / Information
Topic: upgrades, head up display and other things
Replies: 6
Views: 1556

upgrades, head up display and other things

Have been recently speaking to our friends at buchloe and I am taking my B5 for a visit home, probably early March. It will be booked in for a "healthcheck". Is there anything else others think might be worthwhile having done whilst in the factory - I don't know if they can/would upgrade to B5S engi...
by bfive
Fri Jan 04, 2008 6:15 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: Announcing theALPINAregister.com 2008 Calendar
Replies: 42
Views: 11576

Calender

Just sent £11.50 for calender - need something to look at whilst vehicle is away!
by bfive
Mon Dec 24, 2007 3:03 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: Bodyshop Repairs
Replies: 3
Views: 1283

Mechanical and Bodywork

Thanks for your replies guys. Now had a look at the damage in daylight. It is unfortunatley alot worse, the bonnet has been crumpled when either the radiator or the superchrager was pushed up from the force of the impact. This is not just going to be a new bumper and paint job. With that in mind do ...
by bfive
Sun Dec 23, 2007 8:50 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: Bodyshop Repairs
Replies: 3
Views: 1283

Bodyshop Repairs

I have just taken my B5 off road on some ice! Destroyed the front vallance and PAS seems to have failed. Don't know what else has been damaged, as although not travelling too fast (very unlike me!) the ground was very rough with some wonderful troughs!! In the past I took by old 535 to my local BMW ...
by bfive
Mon Nov 26, 2007 11:01 pm
Forum: ALPINA - Car Advice / Information
Topic: Scarring to inside of wheels
Replies: 0
Views: 835

Scarring to inside of wheels

I have recently purchased a B5 - beautiful car. To keep it in this way I took of the wheels at the weekend to clean the insides. I noticed that there a large number of deep circular groves running round on the inside of the wheels - I do have a couple of photo's but I do not know how to load them up...