Overview:

  • Purchased in Hamilton, Ohio May 2, 2018
  • VIN #3104849
  • Sitting on a concrete slab for around three years, not running, most likely sitting for 30 years based on records and mileage
  • Mileage at purchase 108,613
  • Last receipt with 103,716 mileage September 8, 1987
  • Full motor rebuild at roughly 97,661 miles completed January 15, 1986 by German Motor Service Columbus, Ohio
  • Dual Weber carburetors 32/36
  • No radiator fluid
  • No brake fluid
  • No master clutch cylinder fluid
  • Headlights, turn signals, tail lights etc. do not work
  • Original radio and interior, dash cracked, front seats split bottom cushions
  • Rear window broken with dirt and the elements getting inside for years
  • Four nests found, two in trunk, one under rear seat, one in exhaust

Engine related work:

  • Pulled plugs, pulled value cover, soaked cylinders with Marvel Mystery Oil
  • Turned over by hand
  • Diagnosed faulty ignition switch after chasing down if starter worked and backing out push button starter wired incorrectly
  • Pulled steering column apart, hot wired the car with one accessory switch, one full-turn switch and one starter button
  • Fired up car on starter fluid
  • Pulled gas tank, cleaned, fresh fuel
  • New fuel pump with new fuel filter
  • New fuel lines
  • Temporary new Duralast points RB18 to verify car runs
  • Pertronix 1867A

Interior related work:

  • Cleaned, cleaned, cleaned
  • Made rear window from .187″ thick clear polycarbonate 60″x22″ from Professional Plastics

Exterior related work:

  • Added BMW BBS mesh wheels with used Michelin tires
  • Removed 633CSi spoiler and placed rear emblem back on trunk