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Old 02-04-2020, 06:52 AM   #1
Evnmopwr
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E46 Touring Project (South Africa)

i been browsing this forum for years.
been getting allot of assistance from Jfoj here on the forum. very knowledgeable member

So finally, its time i posted up some images of my project from the day i got her till where she is now. and what i ultimately want to achieve

Images when i got it...
raw. Smashed 325i touring
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Old 02-12-2020, 08:26 AM   #2
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Repaired With Pre-faclift panels..

the Donor car
The During repair
and after Repair
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Old 02-12-2020, 08:29 AM   #3
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....Continued ...

bad Welding But i think she came out pretty Decent considering it was my first accident damage Rebuild
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Old 02-12-2020, 08:31 AM   #4
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I then bought this Donor 330i with 6Speed manual..

On to the swop
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Old 02-12-2020, 08:34 AM   #5
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330i upgrade completed...
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Old 02-12-2020, 08:36 AM   #6
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Swopped the Mtech1 Front bumper and skirts to the car.

car Drives beautifully
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Old 02-12-2020, 08:41 AM   #7
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Another Donor car bought for the facelift panels

facelift Panels installed
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Old 02-12-2020, 08:45 AM   #8
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Bought another Donor Car for Msport seats, style 68 wheels and Msport Steering wheel and few other bits. LOL

Seats were in bad shape but redone them
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Old 02-12-2020, 08:47 AM   #9
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Installed Crystal Indicators and Fender indicators from the Black Msport.

Also got me some style 40 wheels. ultra rare in South Africa.
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Old 02-12-2020, 08:51 AM   #10
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That is how she stands today.

the plan now i on the Hunt for an E46 M3 donor car for cheap as i want to do the S54 M3 touring conversion on this wagon..

ultimate End result image attached

Thanks for looking.
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