In Reply to: front tow hook cover pics? posted by nick-ny on December 04, 2001 at 20:07:43:
They are a feature that must be accompanied by the straight intake snorkel. Most people add the EVO airbox which is much larger. Early US M3`s had a cast aluminum intake pipe that took air from the louvered black cover. Both covers are about the same price but the flush Euro type must be painted. They come primered and ready to paint.
Euro (flush) covers are P/N 51-11-1-961-927,928 (left,right)