My 1997 318is - Update

John Avis by | February 3, 2012 | My 1997 318is

I have now ordered a bunch of parts from Pelican Parts, most importantly a new gasket and bush for the oil filter housing which will hopefully fix the oil leak.
I have now ordered a bunch of parts from Pelican Parts, most importantly a new gasket and bush for the oil filter housing which will hopefully fix the oil leak.

I have also organised an even cheaper windscreen ($198) which is being done in a couple of days.

I haven't been able to find any sports seats but I did find a black leather standard interior that looks in very good condition so I may pick that up this weekend for $300,

I pulled apart the sunroof which looks like it needs at least a new cable.

Still need to sort out the all important transmission though.

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I am a bit of a 3 series fanatic, having owned a couple of E30s and a few E36s, plus a few parts cars. I like the combination of the compact size, good performance and handling, and that they are more sports sedan than an impractical and extrovert sports car. This blog is a place to share my experience and knowledge.

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