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BMW E28 M5 (1987) £23,995
- Location: Surrey, United Kingdom
De-Chroming, Electric sliding sunroof, Rear-seat head restraints, Headlight wash wipe, 16" X-spoke alloy wheels, Graduated tinted green screen, Rear window blind, Electric leather seats, Air conditioning, Electric mirrors, M Aerodynamics Package, Blaupunkt tape player with Blaupunkt graphic equilizer.
Finished in Lachs Silver with the M Aerodynamics package fitted, this M5 looks the business with its dark shadowline trim contrasting perfectly with the dark silver grey paintwork. The current owner has been facistdious in treating the car to money no object maintenance to ensure the car is in top condition, it is now looking its absolute best with a deep glossy shine to the paintwork with no marks, scuffs or corrosion to be found. The black shadowline trim is in fantastic condition, clean and tidy with only a few marks to be found on the window gutter trim.
The black leather interior remains in excellent condition extending over the centre console and up over the dash board creating a luxurious and sumptuous high spec M5 interior. From new the car was fitted with a Blaupunkt stereo with an additional period Graphic equiliser which is all still functional and in keeping with the car 80s retro charm. The air conditioning is fully functional emitting ice cold air.
ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
The mechanics of this M5 have just been fully inspected and serviced. The mighty M88 engine has received an inspection 2 service with all fluids flushed and replaced. All the coolant hoses have been renewed along with the inlet bellows. The gearbox fluid has just been flushed and renewed and in addition the gear linkages have also been replaced. The diff oil has also been changed and a new prop shaft coupling fitted.
The brakes have received a full overhaul with all 4 calipers refurbished and discs and pads replaced all around.
The engine runs very smoothly and pulls well throughout the rev range, these engines really come to life over 4,000rpm and produce an addictive howl. The 5 speed gearbox feels tight and precise, having just had its linkages replaced and fluid flushed it shifts through the gears with ease.
WHEELS, TYRES & BRAKES
The car comes with its factory 16" cross spoke alloys that have all been fully refurbished and have had new BMW centre badges fitted. They are shod in a matching set of tyres that all have plenty of tread left. The braking system has been fully overhauled with new discs, pads and calipers with a new brake booster sphere and pressure sensor also fitted before the system was flushed and replaced with fresh brake fluid.
Supplied new by BMW Woods of Bournemouth and first registered on the 1st August 1987 this M5 has only had two owners in its life, the first owner from new till 1992 and 75K miles and the 2nd owner from 94.
The owners handbook and M5 supplement is still present along with the original service book showing the majority of its service work at either BMW Woods of Bournemouth or Barons of Farnborough. There is also the original instruction manuals for the Blaupunkt stereo and graphic equaliser.
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Classic & Sports Car essentials
- Engine layout: Front Engined
- Aspiration: Normally Aspirated
- Engine size (Litres): 3.5
- Engine configuration: 6 cylinder
- Cylinder layout: Inline
- Cylinders: 6
- Engine power (BHP): 286
- Torque (lbs/ft): 25
- Top speed (MPH): 152
- Acceleration: 0 to 62 in 6.5 seconds
- Driven wheels: Rear Wheel Drive
- Previous owners: 1
- Mileage: 134,399
- Year: 1987
- Doors: 4
- Body type: Saloon
- Transmission type: Manual
- Fuel type: Petrol
- Colour: Grey