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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 04-17-2012, 08:58 PM
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Does it have the Zender front valance? I saw one on criags for like $50's they are just as ugly.
the zender body kids are god-aweful and almost nobody wants them. the wing is more desirable, most people like that it wraps around the sides of the trunk. i'm just not 1 of those people.

the front end is a dented stock facelift valence and no lip.
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Old 04-23-2012, 06:47 PM
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Old 04-23-2012, 07:51 PM
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I'm pretty sure my M52 gets better gas milage then the old eta.
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Old 04-23-2012, 07:54 PM
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What kinda gas mileage do you get with the M52?

*creeping over from E36 section*
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Old 04-23-2012, 07:59 PM
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I'm thinking its doing something in the 25mpg range around town. I assune with the diff its pretty close to the same highway.

What diff does the 328is have?
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Old 04-23-2012, 08:01 PM
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The 328 got the long 2.93.
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Old 04-29-2012, 07:02 AM
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Old 04-29-2012, 10:18 PM
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Old 04-30-2012, 12:08 AM
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Old 04-30-2012, 04:13 AM
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Old 05-07-2012, 08:59 PM
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Old 05-09-2012, 07:31 PM
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Anyone know or have any

I have a 318is. Im looking for some 16"BBS RS style wheels for it, but i dont want to lose an arm or a leg over the price. Anyone know where i could get some for a decent price.
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Old 05-11-2012, 06:33 AM
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Desend price is around 1500 for them.
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Old 05-11-2012, 08:41 AM
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Desend price is around 1500 for them.
for real 4x100 16" RS ? more like 2k+

for replica garbage use google. lots of people sell fake RS's for under $800 new.
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Old 05-11-2012, 01:29 PM
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for real 4x100 16" RS ? more like 2k+

for replica garbage use google. lots of people sell fake RS's for under $800 new.
Yeahhh what he said.

If you ever go to a german car show every person and their mother in-law will have them.
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Old 05-15-2012, 04:17 AM
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Old 05-15-2012, 06:04 PM
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Old 05-16-2012, 07:49 PM
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325ti? i think yes.
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Old 05-16-2012, 09:22 PM
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325ti? i think yes.
That is very good. Whatever it is.
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Old 05-16-2012, 09:46 PM
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325ti? i think yes.
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Old 05-16-2012, 10:23 PM
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that's a really BAD photoshop and not the proper way to hatchback an e30.
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Old 05-17-2012, 07:33 AM
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I just died a little in side.
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Old 05-17-2012, 03:00 PM
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this took some thought though. i mean, despite it being an awful photoshop, they at least moved the back wheel up so it's proportional ... sort of.
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Old 05-17-2012, 11:07 PM
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Old 05-18-2012, 06:01 AM
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Seriously, reconsider. E30 looks great how it is.
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