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AbidK last won the day on June 28 2015

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About AbidK

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  • Birthday 10/01/1981

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    BMW E39 M5 and X5 35dXdrive BMW X5 4.8IS

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  1. AbidK

    Anyone Know this M5 Touring

    Sorry copied the link and forgot to paste
  2. Hi Just been browsing looking for a M5 Touring and came across the car at Arun Jaguar. Does anyone know this car? There is a mileage discrepancy in relation to km and miles being mixed up, has anyone else ever experienced this?
  3. AbidK

    Wet Floor Back Foot well

    Thanks Dan, would never have known what to look for without the links. Makes it seem less daunting now. I have also put a call into Phil Crouch as the car needs a service and he seemed very well clued up about the various leaks etc.
  4. AbidK

    Detailer Recommendations

    Thanks will give him a try.
  5. AbidK

    Detailer Recommendations

    Hi Just looking to see if there are any recommended places for detailing that anyone can recommend either in Birmingham, Leicester or Somerset. Ideally looking for one firm to details a couple of cars back to back as its about time I took the upkeep seriously
  6. AbidK

    Wet Floor Back Foot well

    I do have a sunroof, albeit metal sunroof, not glass. Is removal of the door card easy? Will I need to order new clips beforehand? Also is replacing the vapour barriers easy enough to do myself? Or is it better off left to a garage?
  7. AbidK

    Wet Floor Back Foot well

    I am having same issue with water ingress in the rear footwell behind the drivers seat but also some drips through the top of the A pillar. Been advised by my local Indy it could be all sorts and worse case roof lining needs to be removed!!! does this sound right? He mentioned windscreen coming out etc. Will I need new roof lining once he pulls it off? Any advise would be much appreciated.... I am midlands and south-west based so if anyone knows of a indy that can do the work and has previous experience please let me know. Thanks
  8. How much are you after for these? Are they 8 series fitment?
  9. AbidK

    iphone 6s

    Hi whats the condition and what colour is it?
  10. Does anyone know where I can get the M5 supplement as I have looked in a quite a few WHSmiths and all come with the other M Car magazine special. Cheers
  11. Wondering if anyone can shed light on the below as on way to buy the above model car. Rang dealers about the timing chain replacement cost and they said it's free as part of a bmw enhancement?? Does anyone know if this is true or had the women at the dealers misunderstood me? Been told it's something that needs doing around the 90000 mile mark and the car has done 105000 miles. Cheers
  12. AbidK

    Facelift E39 M5 Wanted!

    It's the same for me can't post a reply or PM due there being abusive behaviour on the PH forum.............
  13. Hi All, Just wondering if anyone can shed any light on finding out owner details of cars that are entered for sale through classic car auctions. Reason for asking is that I had my eye on 2 BMW 850CSi's and spoke to the auction house where the chap very proudly commented on how it was very very rare for anyone to withdraw their car from auction due to the penalties incurred. I called the auction house again today as both cars were no longer on the website only to be told they had both been withdrawn and sold privately... yet when I asked the same question the week before it was met with a chuckle as if to say don't be so silly. So back to the question..is there anyway of finding out owner details when cars are entered into auctions, so as to be able to approach the seller directly and avoid losing out? Thanks in advance as always.
  14. 20 years old and hopefully 14k