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E21 S50B30, 1980

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Post by Pho21_girl » Fri May 07, 2010 9:43 am

Love the work you've done on this, it looks great!


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Post by Mcinek » Fri May 07, 2010 11:30 am

VerDi wrote:Found a picture on the net from my car at circuit Zolder. Done a lot off work on the engine lately (had a cracked cylinderhead) But will update this page soon with pictures. Cya!

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Post by e21-Mark » Fri May 07, 2010 11:31 am

The graphics aren't my thing but definately a favourite of mine to. 8)

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Re: E21 327i, 1980

Post by VerDi » Wed May 18, 2011 5:50 pm

Have bought a Subaru Impreza a few months ago and that took all my time. Will start again on my E21 in a few weeks...
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Re: E21 327i, 1980

Post by Jeroen » Wed May 18, 2011 9:58 pm

Ah so it's still with you? Nice the car hasn't just disappeared.
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E21 S50B30, 1980

Post by VerDi » Fri May 16, 2014 4:35 pm

Hello everybody. Been verry quiet here a long time. This was because I was building a 525 bhp Subaru Impreza in the mean time...
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But yesterday, after a few months work I finally testdrived my BMW E21 S50B30 project!!!
I will post all the pictures I have made in the next posts!
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E21 S50B30, 1980

Post by VerDi » Fri May 16, 2014 4:43 pm

It all started with buying a nice S50B30!
First of all cleaning up the engine!
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Sandblasted valve cover and E34 525i sump
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Some white paint
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some red paint
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and a few other colours
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In the meanwhile my M20B27 engine was for sale. Sold it to a forum member. Now the real work could begin...
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Re: E21 S50B30, 1980

Post by VerDi » Fri May 16, 2014 5:48 pm

Last drive with the M20B27 Kempower engine..

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Removing the engine....
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engine out, ready to be picked up!
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Re: E21 S50B30, 1980

Post by Peter V. » Fri May 16, 2014 6:06 pm

Nice work!
Gr Peter V.

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Re: E21 S50B30, 1980

Post by uwbuurman » Fri May 16, 2014 8:19 pm

Very cool project, and the Subaru aswell
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Re: E21 S50B30, 1980

Post by VerDi » Fri May 16, 2014 11:41 pm

Thanks! I still have more than 100 pictures from the progress. Will post more When I find the time. I'm currently doing the last bits. Want to take it to the sharknose meet! Tomorrow I have to do some modifying at the bonnet. That should be the last thing to finish it!
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Re: E21 S50B30, 1980

Post by VerDi » Mon May 19, 2014 10:45 am

New bits, uprated fuel pump, new spark plugs, new camcover seal...
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Mounting camcover + E34 oil pan
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E34 oil pickup
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Sandblasted oil pan
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Finished
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Re: E21 S50B30, 1980

Post by VerDi » Mon May 19, 2014 10:49 am

Supersprint exhaust manifold
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Engine bay, stripping paint and removing brackets
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Test fitting Supersprint manifold
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Re: E21 S50B30, 1980

Post by VerDi » Mon May 19, 2014 10:55 am

Engine bay, ready for paint
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painted
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Test fitting individual air filters
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Re: E21 S50B30, 1980

Post by VerDi » Mon May 19, 2014 11:03 am

Yellow headlights
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Uprated front brakes
from stock solid discs to 304x22 with Brembo 4 pot calipers
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Cleaning up the getrag 260 gearbox (will be changed to a M3 gearbox in the future)
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Engine ready for fitting
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Engine is in!!! (Thx to nas80 for the custom engine mount!)
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