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E36 (1991 - 1999)
The E36 chassis 3-Series BMW was a huge hit among driving enthusiasts from the first moment the car hit the pavement. The E36 won numerous awards over the years it was produced and is still a favorite of many BMW enthusiasts to this day! -- View the E36 Wiki

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Old 12-05-2013, 06:44 AM
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I sold me e36 because !

I got tired of my convertible hard top letting an ocean in when it rained.

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Old 12-05-2013, 07:17 AM
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I got tired of my convertible hard top letting an ocean in when it rained.
So instead of replacing the seals... you sell the whole car? Sorry to hear that.
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Old 12-05-2013, 09:00 AM
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Sounds like my grandparents, something goes wrong and they sell the whole car, Owning a E36 isnt for everyone I guess. What do you plan on getting next?
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Old 12-05-2013, 10:01 AM
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Did you try closing the top! (sarcasm)

my 99 still seals great, even in the latest severe rain/wind storm
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Old 12-05-2013, 02:27 PM
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i thought seals liked water??

and fish....

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Old 12-05-2013, 04:17 PM
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and thats why soft tops are stupid...
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