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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 09-10-2012, 12:13 PM
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Why recover those seats? They seem to be in pretty good condition to me...
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Old 09-10-2012, 12:51 PM
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Those seats look great, but I have no idea what they're worth.
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this jared guy sounds intimidating lol.
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Old 09-10-2012, 01:01 PM
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recovering because the rest of my interior is black and I want perfect seats and interior.
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Old 09-10-2012, 01:32 PM
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guy wants 500... I dunno if its worth it or not, seems like alot for 2 seats that are pretty worn when you look at them close
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Old 09-10-2012, 01:36 PM
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this jared guy sounds intimidating lol.
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Old 09-10-2012, 01:44 PM
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Pass and keep looking.
i think I'm going to take that advice
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Old 09-10-2012, 02:10 PM
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$500 is honestly a good deal for some vaders, but since you dont want dover then I would pass.
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Old 09-10-2012, 08:00 PM
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Ya i should just look for some black ones i guess

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Old 09-13-2012, 11:14 AM
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Old 09-13-2012, 11:16 AM
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this jared guy sounds intimidating lol.
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Old 09-13-2012, 11:53 AM
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Nice! Whats the plan for that one?
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Old 09-13-2012, 03:32 PM
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Nice! Whats the plan for that one?
no idea yet just picked it up for a grand, its a jap car, 325i auto with 108,000 km. great shape
but most likely S52 or turbo
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Old 09-16-2012, 12:11 AM
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Make it for daily drive and the other one for track.

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Old 09-16-2012, 05:50 AM
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Make it for daily drive and the other one for track.

Looks great!
I have a company truck for a daily. Whatever i end up doing nether will be a daily driver.
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Old 09-17-2012, 06:13 AM
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friday I tackled a bit of the dash wiring and the steering column.and I got a set of winter tires on some 15" bmw rims. heres some pictures.
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Old 09-18-2012, 06:33 AM
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more work done yesterday, the heater core with all the vents came out as well as the carpet. pics.
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Old 09-18-2012, 09:26 AM
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That is insane. How much time per week do you put into this project?
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this jared guy sounds intimidating lol.
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Old 09-18-2012, 09:29 AM
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That is insane. How much time per week do you put into this project?
depends, at the most 5 hours a week.
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depends, at the most 5 hours a week.
Wire madness you got there.

5 hours a week?Seems to be short time for work on.
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Old 09-19-2012, 06:01 AM
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tell me about it. that why its taken me 4 months to strip this car down haha, but its ok I'm in no rush
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Old 09-19-2012, 07:57 AM
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I think that youve made quite enough progress to make it worth reading so far!
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I also get a bit of water in mine but just on the driver's side (very damp carpet) whenever it rains esp for hours, been wondering if it's from the sunroof or the windscreen but everything looks intact
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Old 09-19-2012, 10:09 AM
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I also get a bit of water in mine but just on the driver's side (very damp carpet) whenever it rains esp for hours, been wondering if it's from the sunroof or the windscreen but everything looks intact
i will post some pictures of where the sunroof drains are and maybe that will help you narrow down the problem
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....but its ok I'm in no rush
Appreciate that!A true good work require no rush.
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i will post some pictures of where the sunroof drains are and maybe that will help you narrow down the problem

Thanks would really appreciate that mate
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