I have yellow Koni's on the rear.
They still work well.
Gas struts in the front.
I see Bilsteins listed on many complaints of body failure at mount rear top, on the forum.
Perhaps too high a compression rate, not enough travel?
the round pins switches were used on all of the e3's I ever stripped. But I believe they were socket not individual.
I replaced all (4) of my old style individual blade switches last year, for less than $100. shiny
My cs had a zf originally. I agree that it was THE best shifting trans I ever have driven.
It also became very noisy.
I had it rebuilt in 1984 so you would think that the parts would be easily available.
NO. There is a flaw in the mating of 2 gears that face to face mesh together, not geared...
I had Solex carbs on my first engine. Very good and strong. Better than any weber or zenith. Great mileage also.
It always seemed interesting that there was never any mention on the forum about Solex carbs.
They would be a good purchase.
If my garage looked like Gransin's, that would be my home.
I just painted a topper in my garage and the silhouette of the drop clothes shows..
Have been thinking of doing this recently. Good to know about the use of the flakes, because I drop everything.
So, if you do EPOXY paint, use a traction...
If you have a plastic platter, there are many on our forum that could use there services.
My cost when done was less than Steve's. More on the $150 total for all grills, 2 fender sets and 2 hood, and several sets of the armrest tops.
But that was in the last century!
I realize that you...
I personally have never seen a BMW metal side or hood grill.
I had mine vacuum plated in the 1990's. They have been on my car ever since and the plating is in excellent shape.
Done by Chuck's Plating in BC Canada, long since closed and out of business.
Many have researched for a new platter for...
Havent ridden a skateboard since the mid 60's.
They are much nicer now.
Pretty, and pricey, wall art.
My grandsons would be uncontrollable to not be able to ride it. And physically injured if they did!
AND NO, I am not going to "sidewalk surf " my tender age.