BMW Parts at Partsgeek US

BMW 316 restoration from Uruguay

User avatar
Sierpien
E21 Fanatic
Posts: 218
Joined: Wed Feb 22, 2006 2:21 pm
My E21(s): Custom BMW E21 "C1 Turbo"
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/sierpien
Location: Uruguay
Contact:

Post by Sierpien »

more work on the car,


Restoring of the shifter plate

Image

Image

Image


THe finished product!!!

Image

shifter in place

Image

Image

Some photos of the underside of the car

Image

Image

More photos of the almost finished engine

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image


E21 316 1981"Hertrudis"

"I thought the block was good for 200, even 300 hp, but I never thought it would take 1000 horsepower."

Alex von Falkenhausen

User avatar
Mcinek
E21 Fanatic
Posts: 273
Joined: Sun Jan 02, 2005 12:19 pm
My E21(s): '80 BMW 323i
Location: Katowice, Poland

Post by Mcinek »

Keep on the good work and bring this baby back on the streets.
BMW E21 323i - My beloved classic car.
BMW "Freude am Fahren"
Marcin

User avatar
--ALPINA--
E21 Pro
Posts: 1014
Joined: Wed May 17, 2006 1:29 am
Contact:

Post by --ALPINA-- »

good work sierpien, keep on going !!!!! hey why not change the shift lever to a Z3 short shift!! easy fit... and it will have a push on gear knob also will feel nicer when you select gears.


jimi

User avatar
Simon
Upcoming E21 fanatic
Posts: 86
Joined: Sun Nov 12, 2006 9:06 pm
Location: Essex

Post by Simon »

unbelievable!!! :D

if you need a weekend off from doing your car, MY car is available :lol:

User avatar
--ALPINA--
E21 Pro
Posts: 1014
Joined: Wed May 17, 2006 1:29 am
Contact:

Post by --ALPINA-- »

sierpiens car is gonna be tha dogs bollocks when his car is done..... that would a worth while wait!!!


jimi

User avatar
Sierpien
E21 Fanatic
Posts: 218
Joined: Wed Feb 22, 2006 2:21 pm
My E21(s): Custom BMW E21 "C1 Turbo"
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/sierpien
Location: Uruguay
Contact:

Post by Sierpien »

--ALPINA-- wrote:good work sierpien, keep on going !!!!! hey why not change the shift lever to a Z3 short shift!! easy fit... and it will have a push on gear knob also will feel nicer when you select gears.


jimi
Yeah i know, but here its very dificult and expensive to get a Z3 shifter, so i made a clever modification


Image

Image
E21 316 1981"Hertrudis"

"I thought the block was good for 200, even 300 hp, but I never thought it would take 1000 horsepower."

Alex von Falkenhausen

User avatar
Sierpien
E21 Fanatic
Posts: 218
Joined: Wed Feb 22, 2006 2:21 pm
My E21(s): Custom BMW E21 "C1 Turbo"
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/sierpien
Location: Uruguay
Contact:

Post by Sierpien »

Thanks for the coments guy`s !!!!, and thanks to all the people here for the tech advice (specially Jimi), i learned a lot about Our`s beloved E21`s Here!!!!

I`m proud to be part of this forum!!!
E21 316 1981"Hertrudis"

"I thought the block was good for 200, even 300 hp, but I never thought it would take 1000 horsepower."

Alex von Falkenhausen

User avatar
Sierpien
E21 Fanatic
Posts: 218
Joined: Wed Feb 22, 2006 2:21 pm
My E21(s): Custom BMW E21 "C1 Turbo"
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/sierpien
Location: Uruguay
Contact:

Post by Sierpien »

Restore of the electric fan.

Image



Image

Some metalic restorations,

Image



Image

The bearing was pretty worn so i changed it

Image

Finished!!!!!

Image

Testing the unit in the workbench, jejejjej 8) 8)

Image
E21 316 1981"Hertrudis"

"I thought the block was good for 200, even 300 hp, but I never thought it would take 1000 horsepower."

Alex von Falkenhausen

User avatar
Sierpien
E21 Fanatic
Posts: 218
Joined: Wed Feb 22, 2006 2:21 pm
My E21(s): Custom BMW E21 "C1 Turbo"
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/sierpien
Location: Uruguay
Contact:

Post by Sierpien »

I bought some square foglights on e-bay

Image

Image[/img]
Last edited by Sierpien on Wed Jun 20, 2007 6:11 am, edited 1 time in total.
E21 316 1981"Hertrudis"

"I thought the block was good for 200, even 300 hp, but I never thought it would take 1000 horsepower."

Alex von Falkenhausen

User avatar
Sierpien
E21 Fanatic
Posts: 218
Joined: Wed Feb 22, 2006 2:21 pm
My E21(s): Custom BMW E21 "C1 Turbo"
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/sierpien
Location: Uruguay
Contact:

Post by Sierpien »

I have my sport header!!!!

Image

And some barbecue work.............

Image
E21 316 1981"Hertrudis"

"I thought the block was good for 200, even 300 hp, but I never thought it would take 1000 horsepower."

Alex von Falkenhausen

User avatar
Sierpien
E21 Fanatic
Posts: 218
Joined: Wed Feb 22, 2006 2:21 pm
My E21(s): Custom BMW E21 "C1 Turbo"
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/sierpien
Location: Uruguay
Contact:

Post by Sierpien »

Some Update

I hope you like the photos






Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image
E21 316 1981"Hertrudis"

"I thought the block was good for 200, even 300 hp, but I never thought it would take 1000 horsepower."

Alex von Falkenhausen

User avatar
ac/dennis
E21 VIP
E21 VIP
Posts: 1439
Joined: Sat Mar 26, 2005 2:03 pm
Location: Holland, Deventer
Contact:

Post by ac/dennis »

nice!!

ronaldo
Upcoming E21 fanatic
Posts: 143
Joined: Mon Dec 27, 2004 11:49 am
Location: Netherlands

Post by ronaldo »

nice indeed. noticed you just washed it before you took some pictures :D

Are you going to lower it a bit?

User avatar
Sierpien
E21 Fanatic
Posts: 218
Joined: Wed Feb 22, 2006 2:21 pm
My E21(s): Custom BMW E21 "C1 Turbo"
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/sierpien
Location: Uruguay
Contact:

Post by Sierpien »

ronaldo wrote:nice indeed. noticed you just washed it before you took some pictures :D

Are you going to lower it a bit?
I have a set of bilstein sleeping under my Bed.

When i put on the new shocks i`m going to lower it a little bit
E21 316 1981"Hertrudis"

"I thought the block was good for 200, even 300 hp, but I never thought it would take 1000 horsepower."

Alex von Falkenhausen

User avatar
Sierpien
E21 Fanatic
Posts: 218
Joined: Wed Feb 22, 2006 2:21 pm
My E21(s): Custom BMW E21 "C1 Turbo"
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/sierpien
Location: Uruguay
Contact:

Post by Sierpien »

Some Photos of the interior and Engine bay

Image


Image

With a friends E30

Image
E21 316 1981"Hertrudis"

"I thought the block was good for 200, even 300 hp, but I never thought it would take 1000 horsepower."

Alex von Falkenhausen

Post Reply