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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 05-04-2014, 04:49 AM
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found out last night that my m40 bmw has been previously turbo (wasnt when i got it) so was wondering, custom manifolds or find somewhere to buy them?
no current idea on what turbo i will run (probably a subi one) with a front mount (bumper has been cut from PO)
1989 325i m-sport coupe
rolling chassis - with factory weight reduction (rust) :P
1990 318i
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Old 05-04-2014, 05:51 AM
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should only need an exhaust manifold. there is very little performance difference between custom and "off the shelf" if you keep the boost lower. from there, find the turbo you want and measure out the flange then get matching manifold.

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Old 05-06-2014, 04:57 AM
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There are kits for M40 motors for turbos and superchargers the SC doesn't give you superpower but is a good increase and you can go crazy with the turbo set ups as much power as your wallet can stand.
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