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ttrw2's 2001 Le Mans Blue M5

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Just read the thread from 2012 to date and wow some real insight into ownership of these amazing cars. Mine is the same colour but looking a tad tired now so going in for a detail soon.

 

 

 

 

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Thanks guys. 

 

It's nice to have her back. A great day today fiddling in the spring sunshine:

 

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Gave her a thorough checkover, oil change and scrubbed out the arches/cleaned-up the suspension/checked running gear, then 30 mile blast round the block to remind myself how good these M5's are.  Last time I properly used her was 11 months ago to the day. Crazy.

 

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Check out that gleam! Time to put some miles on her again.

 

Cheers, 

Rob

 

 

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On 24/03/2019 at 22:45, GStarrr said:

It looks brilliant Rob! Well done on bringing it back to an awesome standard. 

 

Thanks Grieg!

 

Had a couple of hours to myself today, gave her a wash and replaced the windscreen pipes - they'd become brittel with age and didn't survive when the bonnet came off for respraying.

 

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Just waiting on a replacement grille to come through then she's all back together/complete. :)

 

The old washer pipework:

 

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