Vibrant old BMW community in the SF Bay area, I have a lot of friends there.
Athena, my CSi and I will be at The Concours on the Avenue in Carmel August 13th, Legends of the Autobahn the 16th and Laguna Seca the 17th. There is usually a E9 Gathering Thursday evening the 15th in...
For tail lights I used aluminum tape to restore the reflectors. Simple inexpensive and works wonders for brightness. I refuse to use LEDs when Incandescent bulbs are very inexpensive and readily available.
I have a 4-post lift which I’ve had since 2011when I bought Athena. Purchased through Gemini in Texas. Says it’s made in the USA. I have the bridge jack, sliding tool tray and 4 casters. Took two of us a day and half to assemble.
I am going to purchase another 4-post in the near future. They...
My windows used to get stuck due to the motors over torquing against the stops. Used to use the window tool or a slot screw driver to release the tension. Eventually replaced the worn rubber stops and now they don't get stuck as much.
Glad to read you are staying the course.
Keep in mind wiring and tracing circuits takes a lot of time and in turn money. Recently had to have my D-Jet wiring harness gone through to find a single broken wire, it was well over $3K.
I use a combination of Lexol Leather Cleaner and Zymol Leather Conditioner, Zymol is the best smelling stuff on the market. For wheels I use a product called Opti-Coat Ferex which turns purple with brake dust. Also use a small wool brush from Griot's to clean the basket weaves or spokes. Then...