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by Kentish man
Sat Aug 29, 2015 10:58 am
Forum: ALPINA (Parts) For Sale
Topic: Genuine BMW Nano Hard Wax-New £7 posted
Replies: 81
Views: 21857

Magic sponge.

Sorry for showing my ignorance, but what attributes does a magic sponge have over an ordinary one?.
I may( of..)..... have missed something.
by Kentish man
Fri Aug 14, 2015 10:31 am
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: Have you ever regretted selling your Alpina?
Replies: 35
Views: 11730

Regrets,I've had a few,but then again....

As usual ,Dodgyken writes an interesting and well written post. How I love reading an informative, friendly and insult free letter.Which is a complete opposite to some recent posts.Another bonus from Dodgyken is a complete lack of aberrant apostrophes. On the original theme ,I thought about changing...
by Kentish man
Wed Aug 12, 2015 11:13 am
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: anyone intrested in a swop ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1949

Swap?

I cannot imagine anyone on here accepting this rather tasteful deal. I may be wrong.
What 's the odds?
by Kentish man
Fri Jul 31, 2015 3:44 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: Alpina plaque
Replies: 7
Views: 2449

Alpina Plaque

So nobody from the body shop saw anything? Hmmm.
by Kentish man
Mon Jul 20, 2015 6:50 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: Steering wheel upgrade B3 3.3
Replies: 10
Views: 6094

B3 steering wheel

If I was you I'd buy an auto .
by Kentish man
Mon Jul 20, 2015 6:47 pm
Forum: ALPINA Spotted / Busted
Topic: Anybody with a B3 Coupe/Convertible in Chester area??
Replies: 5
Views: 1489

B 3 Seating

I know what you mean. I'm 5-10 and my thin grey haired head is continually brushing the roof lining.
I assume you've tried all the adjustments.
by Kentish man
Sun Jul 12, 2015 5:46 pm
Forum: ALPINA Buying Advice
Topic: New to Forum
Replies: 63
Views: 21463

New to forum

My B3 3.3 is a coupe with both air con and sun roof.I thought they were standard .
by Kentish man
Tue Jun 09, 2015 9:49 pm
Forum: ALPINA - Car Advice / Information
Topic: ccv oil breather
Replies: 8
Views: 2149

CVV

I had mine done at Medway B M Centre .It took about an hour .I was charged £120 and it made a slight improvement. The old unit was caked in crud. The improvement means from 500 miles per litre to 800 miles per litre. This figure may be unreliable as I also changed the oil from Castrol edge 0-30 to ...
by Kentish man
Mon Jun 01, 2015 7:47 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: mistake?
Replies: 5
Views: 5912

mistake

Le sange et dans L'abre
by Kentish man
Tue May 26, 2015 8:06 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: B10 - Oil on Plug? Valve gasket? CCV?
Replies: 12
Views: 4077

CVV

Medway BM centre charged me £120
by Kentish man
Mon May 25, 2015 9:16 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: B10 - Oil on Plug? Valve gasket? CCV?
Replies: 12
Views: 4077

CVV.

I've recently had my CVV replaced.
Medway BM centre took under an hour.
by Kentish man
Sun May 10, 2015 3:33 pm
Forum: ALPINA - Car Advice / Information
Topic: E46b3s exhaust water/sooty
Replies: 11
Views: 2666

Sooty exhaust

Should have said CVV.
by Kentish man
Sun May 10, 2015 3:32 pm
Forum: ALPINA - Car Advice / Information
Topic: E46b3s exhaust water/sooty
Replies: 11
Views: 2666

Sooty exhaust

My B 3 3.3 from 2000 had the same problem,really sooty exhaust.I just changed the CCV , problem gone
by Kentish man
Wed May 06, 2015 6:50 pm
Forum: ALPINA - Car Advice / Information
Topic: E46 boot
Replies: 5
Views: 1441

E46 Boot

No. Mine comes up nice and slow.
by Kentish man
Wed Mar 18, 2015 4:11 pm
Forum: ALPINA - Car Advice / Information
Topic: Refused an MOT.
Replies: 19
Views: 4814

Refused an MOT

E24man wrote:I always take the V5 and current MoT along and I've never had a problem.
Yes , I wish I'd done the same.