Jump to content


Welcome to Autoshite

Welcome to Autoshite, like most online communities you must register to view or post in our community, but don't worry this is a simple free process that requires minimal information for you to signup. Be apart of Autoshite by signing in or creating an account.
  • Start new topics and reply to others
  • Subscribe to topics and forums to get automatic updates
  • Get your own profile and make new friends
  • Customize your experience here
Guest Message by DevFuse
 

Photo
For Sale

2001 E39 528i, ZX Turbo Estate, Damaged 2002 Golf

For Sale

  • Please log in to reply
17 replies to this topic

#1 OFFLINE   BavarianRetro

BavarianRetro

    Rank: Citroen Ami

  • Full Members
  • 1,345 posts
  • 6 thanks
  • Country : Country Flag

Posted 19 September 2017 - 06:44 AM

I've a low mileage (87000) W reg E39 528i here. Not the worst. Needs a water pump. I'm assured it hasn't been overheated. Still good MoT. £250 if you're quick, before it gets the cats cut off and fragged.

If the engine turns out to be borked, I'll buy it back and frag it, but I've known the guy for years and years. If he tells me it's not been overheated, it hasn't been.

There's also a ZX Turbo Estate available. It doesn't run, but will apparently. Same guy tells me it's a cracking engine, but there is a fuel leak from the pump. Looks a decent car actually. Not obviously rusty. I'm guessing, but something just into three figures (no decimal point) should prise it away from him.

Then there's a damaged 2002 Golf. Spares I'd say with a good engine. Does start and drive I believe. Same sort of pricing I'd guess.

All located South Lanarkshire.

ZX Turbo definitely worth a look.

#2 OFFLINE   BavarianRetro

BavarianRetro

    Rank: Citroen Ami

  • Full Members
  • 1,345 posts
  • 6 thanks
  • Country : Country Flag

Posted 19 September 2017 - 06:45 AM

In fact I've a water pump you can have for the E39.

#3 OFFLINE   Six-cylinder

Six-cylinder

    Rank: Renault 16

  • Full Members
  • 4,784 posts
  • 19 thanks
  • LocationBuckingham

Posted 19 September 2017 - 06:54 AM

I guess it is lucky that you are 346 miles away, that E39 is calling me!


  • chaseracer and Aston Martin like this

At home and running:
2001 Alfa 156 V6 Sport wagon Veloce, 1990 Volvo 740 GLE Auto estate, 1991 BMW 325i E30, 1996 Citroen ZX TD Estate, 1990 Mercedes 200TE.


#4 OFFLINE   castros_bro

castros_bro

    Rank: Citroen Ami

  • Full Members
  • 1,841 posts
  • 11 thanks
  • Locationen route
  • Country : Country Flag

Posted 19 September 2017 - 07:02 AM

I guess it is lucky that you are 346 miles away, that E39 is calling me!

 

When you get it would you pop the ZX in the glove box for me as it's 382 away?


  • Heidel_Kakao, Six-cylinder, Supernaut and 1 other like this

#5 OFFLINE   Lacquer Peel

Lacquer Peel

    Rank: Isuzu Florian

  • Full Members
  • 9,048 posts
  • 16 thanks
  • Country : Country Flag

Posted 19 September 2017 - 07:11 AM

I have a leak-free TD Lucas pump for £postage if anyone wants to save that ZX

Sent from my VTR-L09 using Tapatalk

#6 OFFLINE   BavarianRetro

BavarianRetro

    Rank: Citroen Ami

  • Full Members
  • 1,345 posts
  • 6 thanks
  • Country : Country Flag

Posted 19 September 2017 - 07:49 AM

I guess it is lucky that you are 346 miles away, that E39 is calling me!


Cheap train. Fit water pump. Drive. Pray.
  • Twiggy, Six-cylinder and Hooli like this

#7 OFFLINE   cort16

cort16

    3.5 tonnes maximum

  • Full Members
  • 18,980 posts
  • 18 thanks
  • LocationScotland
  • Country : Country Flag

Posted 19 September 2017 - 07:53 AM

Is the 528 a manual ? Is it pre facelift?

I estimate this car needs £3000 maybe £4000 spending on it to get it rite and when this is done it will be wotrth about £1500!!


#8 OFFLINE   BavarianRetro

BavarianRetro

    Rank: Citroen Ami

  • Full Members
  • 1,345 posts
  • 6 thanks
  • Country : Country Flag

Posted 19 September 2017 - 08:13 AM

It's auto and it's a 2001W. Looks pre facelift to me, but I'm not certain. 2001W should be facelift? I've a manual box and pedal box.
  • cort16 likes this

#9 OFFLINE   Six-cylinder

Six-cylinder

    Rank: Renault 16

  • Full Members
  • 4,784 posts
  • 19 thanks
  • LocationBuckingham

Posted 19 September 2017 - 08:31 AM

Cheap train. Fit water pump. Drive. Pray.

 

Unfortunately I am not that capable or brave.

 

https://www.fcpeuro....r-pump-e39-6cyl


At home and running:
2001 Alfa 156 V6 Sport wagon Veloce, 1990 Volvo 740 GLE Auto estate, 1991 BMW 325i E30, 1996 Citroen ZX TD Estate, 1990 Mercedes 200TE.


#10 OFFLINE   BavarianRetro

BavarianRetro

    Rank: Citroen Ami

  • Full Members
  • 1,345 posts
  • 6 thanks
  • Country : Country Flag

Posted 19 September 2017 - 08:48 AM

It's a shame to weigh in a low mileage E39 - they are genuinely tremendous cars. The last non ///M BMW that you can say that about until the i8.

But it's worthless. Utterly worthless.
  • RichardK likes this

#11 OFFLINE   Six-cylinder

Six-cylinder

    Rank: Renault 16

  • Full Members
  • 4,784 posts
  • 19 thanks
  • LocationBuckingham

Posted 19 September 2017 - 08:59 AM

It's a shame to weigh in a low mileage E39 - they are genuinely tremendous cars. The last non ///M BMW that you can say that about until the i8.

But it's worthless. Utterly worthless.

 

I would love to try an E39 of my own and think they are good looking and good driving cars. A friends did rust in the sills under the plastic but it took 17 years to happen and he has had it repaired.

 

Now how big can a large letter be!


At home and running:
2001 Alfa 156 V6 Sport wagon Veloce, 1990 Volvo 740 GLE Auto estate, 1991 BMW 325i E30, 1996 Citroen ZX TD Estate, 1990 Mercedes 200TE.


#12 OFFLINE   320touring

320touring

    Rank: Isuzu Florian

  • Full Members
  • 8,705 posts
  • 25 thanks

Posted 19 September 2017 - 09:40 AM

You have pm re the e39:)
  • The Moog, Cavcraft and Supernaut like this
Read about my chod based adventures here:
http://fuguttycars.wordpress.com/

#13 OFFLINE   BavarianRetro

BavarianRetro

    Rank: Citroen Ami

  • Full Members
  • 1,345 posts
  • 6 thanks
  • Country : Country Flag

Posted 19 September 2017 - 09:54 AM

And you have a response and a text message.

#14 OFFLINE   BavarianRetro

BavarianRetro

    Rank: Citroen Ami

  • Full Members
  • 1,345 posts
  • 6 thanks
  • Country : Country Flag

Posted 19 September 2017 - 09:56 AM

I'll take some photos of the Golf and ZX Turbo later today.

#15 OFFLINE   RichardK

RichardK

    A Roger Corman Production

  • Full Members
  • 2,827 posts
  • 4 thanks
  • LocationA field Near Lutterworth
  • Country : Country Flag

Posted 19 September 2017 - 02:06 PM

It's auto and it's a 2001W. Looks pre facelift to me, but I'm not certain. 2001W should be facelift? I've a manual box and pedal box.

 

 

On a 528? I thought facelift = 530i?

 

E39s are wonderful. Possibly the best design of executive car from that era, great balance. Shame they rust/HGF/develop wiring gremlins so easily really.


-- 

Current fleet:

1998 SLK 230K, Twingo 1 Phase 2Fiat Fullback 180 LX

Outgoing:  Stress. Incoming: Nowt.

Non-owned residents: Volvo C70. Visitors: Rover 60, Triumph Vitesse.

Currently in favour: My friends. Currently out of favour: World Politics.


#16 OFFLINE   Tamworthbay

Tamworthbay

    GM free since 89

  • Full Members
  • 5,307 posts
  • 24 thanks
  • Country : Country Flag

Posted 19 September 2017 - 04:58 PM

If only it was an estate....... but then it wouldn't be that cheap I suppose. Great car for ridiculously little money.

#17 OFFLINE   The Reverend Bluejeans

The Reverend Bluejeans

    Oooh Gary Davies.

  • Full Members
  • 6,522 posts
  • 18 thanks
  • LocationOn the bog reading Car Mechanics
  • Country : Country Flag

Posted 19 September 2017 - 06:47 PM

And you have a response and a text message.

 

 

fk 0ff u cnt


  • beko1987 likes this

MASTER RACE MOTORS.

 

1989 F  730i. Prestigious.

1998 R 318i Touring. Daily shitter.

1994 M 318Ti - Track whore

 

​2002 318Ci Convertible. E46 crap for breaking.

 

 

 

 

 

 

​We apologise for the continued delay. Your call is still held in a queue. Please have your reference number ready for the advisor. Your call will be answered as soon as possible.


#18 OFFLINE   The Reverend Bluejeans

The Reverend Bluejeans

    Oooh Gary Davies.

  • Full Members
  • 6,522 posts
  • 18 thanks
  • LocationOn the bog reading Car Mechanics
  • Country : Country Flag

Posted 19 September 2017 - 07:23 PM

528i will be pre facelift = facelifts with new wheels, side strips, headlights etc were 2.2, 2.5 and 3.0 starting 2001 X.

 

They were a tremendous thing. Got to be automatic, bollocks to manuals. Yes, the box 'might' go wrong but E39's are worth fuck all and they drive 11'000 times better as an auto.

 

Where in South Lanarks are you? I have a few free days. And a good used water pump liberated from a freshly sold E34. Have you a reg number pls?


  • Lord Sterling likes this

MASTER RACE MOTORS.

 

1989 F  730i. Prestigious.

1998 R 318i Touring. Daily shitter.

1994 M 318Ti - Track whore

 

​2002 318Ci Convertible. E46 crap for breaking.

 

 

 

 

 

 

​We apologise for the continued delay. Your call is still held in a queue. Please have your reference number ready for the advisor. Your call will be answered as soon as possible.






Also tagged with one or more of these keywords: For Sale

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users