1986 BMW 535i (E28) Good Condition, Reliable Daily Driver with 298K Miles

  • Condition: Used
  • Make: BMW
  • Model: 5-Series
  • Type: Sedan
  • Trim: 535i
  • Year: 1986
  • Mileage: 297,968
  • VIN: WBADC7407G0961696
  • Color: Metallic Gray
  • Engine size: M30 SOHC inline 6; 3.2 liter (182 HP @ 5400 rpm)
  • Number of cylinders: 6
  • Power options: Power Locks, Power Windows, Power Seats
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Tan
  • Drive side: Left-hand drive
  • Safety options: Anti-Lock Brakes
  • Options: CD Player, Leather Seats, Sunroof
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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1986 BMW 5-Series 535i Description

BMW Model E28 with M30 engineRacing Dynamics front stress bar

297,000+ Miles215/60R15 tires (new at 286,000 miles)

SOHCinline 6; 3.2 liter (182 HP @ 5400 rpm) M5 front air dam with integrated fog lights

Getrag 5-speed manual transmissionM5 rear deck lid spoiler

K & N PowerFlow air filter kitPowerflex Polyurethane front sway bar bushings

Bavarian Autosport 1" lowered springsPowerflex Polyurethane thrust arm bushings

Bilstein Sport shocksTurner Motorsports Euro front turn signal clear lens

Stainless steel brake lines (all 6)Hella Quartz Halogen (Euro) replacement headlights

Compression (145-151 psi; spec is 142 -156 psi) (3/2011)

Complete tool kit in trunk

New/recent work (maintenance records and receipts since purchased in 2005):

Rear differential mounts (12/2016)Turn signal switch (1/2015)

Spark plugs (9/2016)MAGNAFLOW exhaust (10/2014)

Fuel filter (9/2016)Coolant expansion tank (10/2014)

Heater blower (used) (12/2015)AutoZone Battery (4/2017)

Tail light gaskets (4/2015)Power steering low-pressure hoses (2/2014)

Steering center link, L & R tie rods (2/2015)All 3 accessory drive belts (2/2017)

Rear axle half-shafts & CV joints(3/2017)Control arms (3/2017)

Windshield (3/2017)Fuel relief valve return hose (3/2017)

Replacement speedometer/odometer (4/2017)

Passed Maryland State Inspection (4/2017)


Air conditioning doesn't workCrack in outer surface of right fog light

Dash has some splitsEvery 9-12 mos mass airflow sensor balks, requires lube

Normal interior wearBrake wear light on permanently,although pads good

Brake lighttest light on permanentlySome on-board computer functions not working

No rust issues