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Old 10-08-2010, 05:44 PM   #21
matty.dc
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E30 build

I won't start a whole thread but I will lay out what I've put into it since I've owned it for anyone who may be interested or someone who wants to build one of their own.... List is as follows:

- 1987 325is w/ very minimal rust (sunroof and little spot in rear inner fender) and 190,xxxkm on the clock, auto, basket weaves, basically stock everything - $3000
- Paint - Volkswagen Double Yellow - $1400
- Rims - Konig Freefalls 16x7 refinished myself w/ rubber - $700
-Eurostyle rear glass apron - $200
- Full Plastic Bumper Conversion - $350
- Euro Smileys w/ lamin-x - $240
-Smoked lights and sidemarkers - $15
- 5 spd swap - $1000 (new parts and labour included)
- Apex 60mm drop springs - $140
- Tokico shocks - $250 (ebay)
-Timing belt kit (water pump, belts, thermostat, tensioner, etc.) - $120
- K&N Filter - $10
- M30 AFM, 19lb Injectors, Mark D Chip, Headers and Full Exhaust - $500
- Full sport vinyl/leather (whatever you want to call it) - $400
- Deck, sub + box, etc. - $500
- Stainless brake hoses - $80
- HID kit - $120
- Gas tank replacement - $500 (new parts and labour)
- Other stuff I cant think of - $ probably a lot
- Time I've spent working on the car - Who the hell knows
- The fact that wherever my car goes people automatically knows it's me - Priceless

Blown motor = M50 swap - $1200 (new parts, motor, parts car, doing it myself)
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