It’s been a long winter; terrible weather, mud, cold and salt. Cars tucked up in the garage, waiting for the first signs of spring. Tyres unmoving as they long for the first chance to turn on unsalted roads. There is a plus side though, it’s a good chance to work on the bigger tasks and tackle the crazier work. For the ’73 BMW 2002, affectionately known as the ‘Shitterror’, this meant fitting the new sequential gearbox.