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E30 (1982 - 1993)
God's Chariot. The E30 was produced primarily from 1982 through 1991. The cabriolet was the one exception which was produced through 1993.

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Old 06-07-2011, 08:51 PM
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Oil pan installation

Does anyone have or know where i can get a video on how to install a oil pan on a 1985 325 E30?
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Old 06-08-2011, 06:02 PM
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dont really need a video. just lift the engine off the mounts and remove bolts and put new gasket on and reinstall pan. sounds simple right
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Old 06-08-2011, 07:16 PM
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Yeah sounds too easy lol. What do i need to do to lift the engine sounds hard
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cherry picker or a engine hoist (the one thats supported by the fenders). i wouls stay away from the floor jacks blocks of wood and a chain around a tree method. that doesnt always end well
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