FS: 1985 528e No Longer Available

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bandbrand
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FS: 1985 528e No Longer Available

Post by bandbrand »

I am currently selling my 1985 528e, which has a gold exterior and black interior. The car drives great and does not leak any fluids. While the car has over 250,000 miles, it has been repainted, all news suspensions parts, interior all redone and a '88 super Eta engine and tans swap that has a little over 100,000 miles. California car with no rust. AC works great. Full tool kit. Documentation of all work done.

What was done by previous owner:
-1988 Super Eta engine and trans swap
-New OE dash from Germany
-New headliner
-New leather over seats
-New OE horse hair inserts for seats from Germany
-Various suspension parts
-New rear discs and pads
-New tires
-Wheels refinished

What was done by me:
-New OE center exhaust section from Germany
-New rear exhaust section
-New exhaust hangers
-New OE drip rails- both sides
-New front and rear window chrome trim
-New front and rear rubber window frame gaskets
-New Coco Mats front and rear
-Used e34 radio
-New timing belt
-New expansion tank
-New OE rear bumper trim piece

Whats wrong:
-Odometer stopped working
-Front bumper has some oxidation
-Some door gaskets are torn
-Radio needs to be wired

What comes with the sale of the vehicle:
-Clear title
-New OE front and rear windshield gaskets and trim - valued at over $500.00
-Gears for odometer and new capacitors for gauges
-Wiring harness for radio
-New doors gaskets - valued at over $250.00
-Car cover - $150 value
-Sun Shade - $100 value

Asking $15,000
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muleskinner
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Re: FS: 1985 528e - great condition!

Post by muleskinner »

Some words we never saw on this forum a few years ago: "Good looking Bronzit".
leadphut
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Location: Portland, OR

Re: FS: 1985 528e - great condition!

Post by leadphut »

That is a nice example
bandbrand
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Joined: Mar 14, 2021 6:10 PM
Location: Chicago

Re: FS: 1985 528e - great condition!

Post by bandbrand »

Thanks for the compliments. Was thinking of putting it on BAT if i don't get any bites here.
wkohler
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Re: FS: 1985 528e - great condition!

Post by wkohler »

Nice car, Black interior makes a huge difference with a Bronzit car. Lots of work and money went into a car that probably otherwise wouldn't have gotten it. I'd suggest attacking those minor needs though with what still amounts to a strong asking price on a 528e. As nice as the car is, the odometer reading will keep it out of the money on BaT, sadly.
hobejuan
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Location: florida

Re: FS: 1985 528e - great condition!

Post by hobejuan »

Was this car previously on auto hunter/classic.com out of Arizona? Maybe end of last year/early this year?
bandbrand
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Location: Chicago

Re: FS: 1985 528e - great condition!

Post by bandbrand »

This is indeed the car. Originally a California car, then more recently an Arizona car.
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