Synopses & Reviews
A wealth of restoration tips and techniques covering E12, E24, E28, E34 5 and 6 Series BMWs built between 1972 and 1995. BMW occupies a unique position in the hearts of car buyers and enthusiasts for no other marque has such a wide fan base and this book is aimed at owners wanting to know more and pick up some useful maintenance, repair and restoration tips. 236 pages contain frank, detailed and practical buying advice, bodywork and trim refurbishing, repairs for electric and mechanical parts, advice on tuning and building modified engines, comprehensive list of yearly updates and specs., plus advice on acquiring a good 5 and 6 series model.
A practical restoration manual written by journalist and BMW enthusiast, Andrew Everett, for 5 & 6 series models built between 1972 and 1995.
About the Author
Andrew Everett began his lifelong interest in BMW in 1982 when his Father, Geoff Everett became Technical Manager for BMWÆs British importer in 1982. After leaving school and apprenticeships with British Leyland and Alfa Romeo dealers, he worked for the family business AmD, a VW Audi specialist until 1991. After this, Andrew began his writing career in 1993 and began writing about BMW in 1995 for BMW CAR Magazine. In 2000, Andrew helped found Total BMW magazine, became technical consultant and has written for every issue over 12 years. He also wrote the BMW E30 restoration bible in 2005.