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GreenTourer 02-25-2007 06:27 PM

Dressing My Engine
 
Hi Guys,

I would like to clean up my Touring's '93 316i engine (she's only done 87,000 miles from new), and perhaps add a litting dressing.

Maybe a performance air filter (can anyone suggest one for this engine, and is it easy to fit myself), and some engine paint?

I always give the engine bay a good clean when washing the car, but would really like it to shine.

Any suggestions? Here's a photo of her engine.
http://files.unitedbimmer.com/ub.c/G...i%20engine.jpg

RSF5 02-25-2007 10:57 PM

Thats a pretty good lookin' 4 banger. I'd say shop around for some little subtle pieces you can easily replace to give it a nice look.

edit: And a CAI, that would look good.

edit2: and a strut tower brace.

edit3: but like a said before, that engine looks pretty damn good as is.

GreenTourer 02-27-2007 03:26 PM

Cheers for that, RSF5

GreenTourer 10-01-2007 12:17 PM

Thought I'd give you an update:

http://i160.photobucket.com/albums/t...s/myengine.jpg

elsabor67 10-01-2007 02:12 PM

Now that is a very clean engine :tup

denyo77 10-01-2007 04:00 PM

that's the way I like it, REALLY GREAT! :yum
put a pic on the blog ;)

celsdogg 10-01-2007 04:16 PM

yeah, color me impressed! and envious!

Numark318i 10-01-2007 04:56 PM

clean!

looking good man.

RSF5 10-01-2007 05:20 PM

nice. 4 Cylinder BMW ftw

GreenTourer 10-01-2007 05:53 PM

Hey, thanks guys! Still lots of detailing planned under the hood, but working on bodywork right now. :) Will let you know if I do anything else.

215BIMMER535 10-01-2007 09:53 PM

congrats sir that thing is super clean. great work!

Chris 10-01-2007 10:28 PM

Vera wang might be nice, adding a touch of class. or this...

http://www.freakingnews.com/pictures...ress-23352.jpg


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