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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 08-09-2012, 09:25 PM
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97 328i 5spd Premium, original owner with all original books, manuals, records, everything.....even the original BMW cassette tape.

$1750

Inside is about as clean as used E36s come. Outside isn't perfect but it's decent enough. Has a vac leak and maybe a bum coil or MAF. Other than that, drives nicely.

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Old 08-09-2012, 09:29 PM
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Old 08-09-2012, 09:39 PM
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Old 08-09-2012, 09:41 PM
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Old 08-09-2012, 09:47 PM
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Old 08-09-2012, 09:52 PM
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Old 08-09-2012, 10:04 PM
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Old 08-10-2012, 04:41 AM
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That's a steal!

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Old 08-10-2012, 04:57 AM
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Old 08-10-2012, 06:03 AM
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We tell you to get an M3 so you wouldn't feel like the E36 is so slow and look what you did.....


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Old 08-10-2012, 06:41 AM
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This is basically going to be a daily until the E39 is in good health. I just wanted something to put around in. When the E39 is done I plan to sell it, bank some cash, buy a new daily, sell the E36, and bank some more cash.

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Old 08-10-2012, 07:27 AM
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Old 08-10-2012, 08:06 AM
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Old 08-10-2012, 09:26 AM
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Karl, I had just been doing a search for BMW or Mercedes under 3000 with no model searches. Just thought I'd see what came up for the best value, whether it was 800 or 2500 whatever I could flip later for more and daily for now. This seemed like the best value.

Guy was asking 2500.... Told me while we were signing papers he had told himself and his wife his absolute bottom line was 2k. Counting hundred dollar bills during negotiations has a profound impact on price.

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Old 08-10-2012, 10:02 AM
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Nice swindling. I need to save up some money and flip a car or two. I have the skills, I'm just lazy.

That's the worst new car picture ever though.


I know you vultures would tear me up for not having a pic on a new car thread, so I broke out a flashlight and cell phone. More coming soon.

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I know you vultures would tear me up for not having a pic on a new car thread, so I broke out a flashlight and cell phone. More coming soon.
Wise move, because, yeah, we'd have ripped you pretty good. The cell phone and flashlight picture is BARELY adequate, provided some GOOD pictures are posted ASAP.


at counting hundreds during negotiations.
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Old 08-11-2012, 02:54 PM
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So you and brad both by AW E36 sedans, a day apart... hmmm

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