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Old 01-31-2012, 07:43 AM
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Location: Birmingham, AL
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Mein Auto: 2004 ZHP Sedan
Originally Posted by Western Skier View Post
/resurrects thread

I too have a 99' 323 and your story has basically convinced me not to a lot of money into mine. I had a manual conversion and xenon retrofit, planned, not anymore. Ill just save my money for a 330. Anyway, good car and you're a inspiration to us all
Yea, I responded to your comment on my youtube page. I'll say this what I said there. I did the manual swap to my 323, had it sharked, ran a CAI and so on, but it was NEVER a 330. The difference in rated horsepower between it and my ZHP is 65hp, that makes a BIG difference. Not to mention a lot more torque too. And the 330 is nicer, I really like facelift cars as they age, they tend to not look as dated.

A lot of the guys on here told me for years I should just get a 330 and be done with it, I didn't have the money so I did the best I could for the 323i. But the second I had the cash and the deal presented itself, I jumped ship and it was the best decision I have ever made.

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Originally Posted by Fast Bob View Post
now, go burn your Man Card, and buy yourself a Camry....
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