It came ready to roll, (view the complete specs here) and with the exception of a few cosmetic challenges, remains almost as I bought it.
This green 1976 (or was it a 1974?)  beauty was an eBay special.  I had been watching it all week, happened to be at the computer at the close and bid with 15 seconds to go, and got it by $10.  However, all was not well in eBay land with this car...
My first '02. I loved this car.  In the spring of '99 I decided it was time. I looked at the boards, Roundel, and even the newspapers. The pickings where slim. (I  was looking for a 30 year old car.) Finally, Roundel (the monthly magazine of the BMW CCA, filed with classifieds) came and there was an ad for a '73, in Poughkeepsie. I called that day, and the proverbial little old lady said come on down. "She" in this case was a he, and a lawyer who walked to work. The car was fine, and by the next weekend, it was mine.
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After having a new '93 525, I decided that when my Explorer lease was up I wanted another Bimmer sedan. I really liked the 7 series, but unfortunately did not have $70,000 burning a hole in my pocket for a new one. I scoured the place for a used one. Let me tell you, a dealer's idea of used is last 2, 3 maybe 4 years (and I didn't have $40,000 either...) But one finally called and said he had a customer who wasn't going to buy his new 7 series until he got rid of his old one. :)
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My newest, completely rebuilt by Pierre Respaut of Bedford NY. This car is a land rocket! It was a frame-off restoration, and Pierre knows his stuff.
Some good BMW related  links:
The Roadfly Boards are great places to find other BMW drivers:
for the 7 Series (E23)
for the 2002 info site. What you need to know about buying a 2002
The BMW 2002 Web-Ring Home Page, everyone else's pages
LOVE ON WHEELS NY Times Article, by Caitlin Macy. She passed on my Gold Tii because she wanted Big Bumpers for NYC. Go figure.
and, drum roll please... THE best restoration site for 2002s on the web. Thanks to Keith, and "Stella". How does he find the time to work on her and keep the site up to date?!?
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