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Old 04-04-2013, 06:42 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by T.Dot_E30 View Post
Awesome find! Yet another Alpina to your collection, is this the first auto?

That's some odd wiring in the engine bay, hopefully that was only temporary.
Yes, this is my first Alpina auto, but the great thing in life is to have good friends and connections, so if for any reason I feel that the Switchtronic tranny is not up to par with the performance, I could always ask Mike and Jay at SF to plant in a 6 speed tranny. honestly that is not as bad, because I read and researched about this 5 speed Swichtchtronic tranny, the consensus are that over all its a great and responsive tranny, and I guess I will find out soon.
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1983-E28-Euro 525I-S54 M Motor - 6 speed, S3:73 LSD Diff
1986-E28-Alpina B7 Turbo #259
1988-E32-Alpina B11 #189
1991-E34-Alpina B10 #523
1997-E39-Alpina B10 V8 #221
2011-Audi S3 TFSI Quattro-6 Speed (winter beater)
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