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Jameswsb last won the day on July 2

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    E39 M5 Le Mans Blue, Alpina B10 V8 & Clio 182 FF

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  1. Jameswsb

    Mercedes C55 AMG estate

    Really! I can kinda understand its a little bit nice but such a desirable car in excellent condition, I'm surprised. Especially with AMG's being particularly in fashion at the moment. If I didn't have the M5 i'd be on to this faster than a tramp on hot chips!
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    Mercedes C55 AMG estate

    That looks like a lovely car. Always liked these and yours looks to be one of the best out there. GLWTS it should move quickly I would think.
  3. couldnt agree more. Typical of the American 'presenters' I find, cant watch De Muro as its like he has to repeat everything over and over again seemingly to cater for illiterate muppets. Still, this lad at least knows his stuff like you say. Will watch this with interest.
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    A brace of V8 Goodness!

    Picked up some Evolve carbon intakes which will go on soon along with an Alpha N remap and SAP delete. Exciting!
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    A brace of V8 Goodness!

    The car was ceramic coated to protect the finish. Also couldnt help take a pic of the M5 when out on a site visit. LMB really does look amazing in the sun!
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    A brace of V8 Goodness!

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    A brace of V8 Goodness!

    So its been a while since I updated the thread but that doesn't mean nothing has been done to the B10 and M5. Recently the Alpina was treated to new roundels front and rear along with new boot struts and rear window seals. Then it was treated to a 4 day detail by the guys at Diamond Tech in Huddersfield. I was surprised how passionate they were about getting the old girl in considering they see Porsche's, Lambo's etc every day. Turned out to be a real labour of love for them but the results speak for themselves. The car literally looks better than new...
  8. Good vid this. Bloke is a touch on the irritating side but he is very knowledgeable and his AMG videos are always interesting.
  9. Jameswsb

    E39 M5 Evolve charger kit

    Looks so much better designed that the ESS & RK set ups.
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    Yeah I totally agree with you Rob. I've had something from them before and luckily I was ok, but many have issues. GLWTS
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    Prices for S62 clutches are all over the place. Maybe its struggling to see as LUK clutches are available from mister auto for c£125??
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    E39 M5 clutch & flywheel - too good to be true?

    Very cheap that, well played.
  13. Jameswsb

    E39 M5 Suspension - Experiences Please

    Here you go
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    E39 M5 Suspension - Experiences Please

    Yes the Bilstein and Intrax set up will cost around £900 where as the OEM equivalent is £1400 plus from memory. Definitely invest in the Intrax springs if you are retaining the B8's. I'll get a picture taken tonight
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    Removing plenum e39 M5

    You need to remove all the hex bolts surrounding the inlet pipes (velocity stacks or whatever people are calling them these days), undo the jubilee clamps off the air filter/inlet tubes and also remove the oil separators at the front. Should then just lift off from memory.