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E12 M535i Replica

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E12 M535i Replica

Post by Classicbmwparts » Sun Aug 30, 2015 11:43 pm

Hello Everybody,

I'm a new member on this forum, my name is Willem Kapteijn and I am the owner of classicbmwparts.nl

I'm working on a lot of E12 "things" like reproducing of parts that BMW cannot supply anymore. At the moment we are for example working on a repro of the 535i front grill emblem an a repro of the M535i rear bootspoiler. Besides this we work in our spare time at our M535i replica. This car (original a 525) is Polaris with blue interior and has some nice options like rear headrests, a sunroof, central locking etc. The original engine has been removed and a M30B35 with Motronic is fitted. Also a stainless steel exhaust is fitted with an 6-2 spaghetti downpipe. At the moment we are working at the body (front wings, bottom, jacking points). I will post some more later on about the progress of this project.

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Re: E12 M535i Replica

Post by 323baur » Mon Aug 31, 2015 7:36 am

Most welcome! And a nice project.
Understeer is when you hit the wall with the front of the car and oversteer is when you hit the wall with the rear of the car. Horsepower is how fast you hit the wall. Torque is how far you take the wall with you.

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Re: E12 M535i Replica

Post by bmw e12 e21 » Mon Aug 31, 2015 7:18 pm

Nice project! :thumbsup
grt Remy

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Re: E12 M535i Replica

Post by Jeroen » Mon Aug 31, 2015 7:40 pm

Welcome Willem!
Regards/groeten, Jeroen

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Re: E12 M535i Replica

Post by uwbuurman » Mon Aug 31, 2015 7:42 pm

Welcome, Willem! Once my e21 is finished and I start werking on my 528i, I will sponsor your business big time haha.

Nice replica build!
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Re: E12 M535i Replica

Post by loentje » Fri Sep 04, 2015 9:43 pm

Willempie... or for the Englisch people Willempy

Nice to see you on this forum.

Great project


Greetings loentje

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Re: E12 M535i Replica

Post by pandemonium001 » Sat Sep 05, 2015 12:38 am

Welcome, nice car. Look forward to seeing some of the parts you are going to produce.

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Re: E12 M535i Replica

Post by Classicbmwparts » Tue Sep 08, 2015 5:02 pm

Made some reparations of the front jackingpoints last weekend.

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Re: E12 M535i Replica

Post by Peter E12 525 » Tue Sep 08, 2015 5:35 pm

Welding weekend ;-)

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