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89 Zinno Nut & Bolt Restoration

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  • Front end is together and completed!

    iigomotiv chip installed

    Restored Cluster back from Greg at BavRest. (had to send back as the coolant gauge was inoperable upon first start)

    Stromung Muffler

    Coupled with a SuperSprint resonated center section

    Gave up on the ACS and mounted the TE37s. I couldn't help myself

    Much better

    Rear Emblem installed

    Time to fill the motor up with oil for the first time!

    NGK's going in

    Plumbed a mechanial oil pressure gauge for first start and priming


    • Last update until she's broken in! Almost 2yrs to the month from when I acquired the car until now. I couldn't have had a better project during Covid. Can't wait to get behind the wheel and enjoy it!

      Cleaning up the OG Floor Mats

      Hood Insulation received upholstery cleaning, then light pressure washing along with torch to rid the frays.

      Old Fuel cap

      Bead Blasted

      Fresh Zinc before tearing down the garage lab


      • Beautiful work! Thanks for taking us along with all those good pictures.


        • Thanks! once I figure out how to post videos, I'll toss in the "First-start"


          • Congratulations and well done!

            That is a brand new car! This is motivating me to get after my own M3.


            • Looks gorgeous, congrats!
              1984 E30 323i Euro (sold)
              1985 E30 325e (sold)
              1988 E30 Henna/Black 2.5L
              1988 E30 Macao Evo2 #330
              2014 F31 328i Sportswagon
              2017 F80 M3


              • Thanks for posting your restauration story here! Your car looks great!