I’ve seen this movie before. Guy buys 2002 and all the parts to perform the M20 swap and then loses track of time – kids, work, moving..etc..
All rust as been attended to. Body is in great shape. Completely gutted.
Rebuilt M20 motor by dasGerman in Tennesse (motor and trans are mounted)
Getrag 245/11 5 speed trans (3 piece case swap)
Shorted 2002 drive shaft – not installed
E21 LSD installed
IE 5 speed conversion shifter linkage and platform
Front and rear suspension completely rebuilt (new bushings, IE sway bars)
New brake lines
Scirocco radiator installed and plumbed
530i master cyl
TOO Many other parts to list.