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E30 M3 (1986-1990)

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Old 11-03-2013, 12:37 PM
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Mein Auto: 86 325es; 87 325iC; 06 M3
91 m3

1990 BMW E30 M3
Zinnoberrot red/black interior
82,000 miles



Miscellaneous Notes:
Panels on the car are original. Photos show the VIN tags on the fenders and doors. VIN tags not verified on rear quarter panels, as not easily accessed.
No rust
Original paint
Dry undercarriage
Original carpet mats with M3 logo (NLA)
17-inch Konig 5-spoke wheels (215/40/17 Front and 235/40/17 Rear)
Note: OEM 15" basket-weave wheels convey with car; Goodyear Eagle P205 55R15 tires (OE tire)

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Modifications & upgrades:

Turner Motor Sport chip
Evo II adjustable cam gears
Timing chain tensioner upgrade (E36 tensioner)
K&N air filter
Short shifter kit
One piece illuminated leather shifter
Oil baffle
Polyurethane alternator bushings
H&R Sport springs
Bilstein Sport shocks
Racing Dynamics front strut bar
Racing Dynamics rear strut bar
Ireland Engineering front sway bar with reinforcements
Ireland Engineering rear sway bar with reinforcements and adjustable end links
Zimmer cross drilled rotors, front and rear
17-inch Konig 5-spoke wheels

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Improvements and service while in my possession (77,000-80,000 miles):

Install BMW CD43, BMW Business CD Car Radio, complete with Security Radio Code, installation instructions, operating instructions, programming instructions, 17-PIN connector & wiring harness and DIN-ISO antenna adapter. The CD43 head unit is mated to MobileSpec MS-6CH 6-Channel Line-Output Converter, BMW Sound System speakers, Q-Logic subwoofer, Zapco 360W 4-channel amp, Zapco 500W 1-channel amp.

Replace tires and wheel alignment [77,618 miles]: Bridgestone Potenza-S (215/40/17 Front and 235/40/17 Rear)

Replace entire exhaust system [77,676 miles].
Turner Motorsport double pipes & cats and BMW OEM muffler.
Vehicle passed state Emission Inspection (certificate of proof is available)
Install M-Coupe differential cover modification [77,676 miles]
Replace rubber front control arm bushings [77,676 miles] (BMW Motorsport- upgraded rubber bushings)
Replace rubber rear subframe bushings and rear trailing arm bushings [77,676 miles]
Replace thermostat and coolant flush [77,676 miles] (OEM theremostat, BMW OEM coolant)
Transmission and differential flushes [77,676 miles] (Motul Gear 300)
Replace rear soft brake lines/hard lines/flush brakes [77,676 miles] (Motul RBF600 Brake Fluid)
Evacuate and refill AC system [77,676 miles]
Repair driver's door lock cylinder [77,676 miles] (repair kit- keyed to match passenger door, trunk and ignition)
Repair central lock [77,676 miles]
Repair cruise control [77,676 miles]
Repair fog lamps [77,676 miles]
Replace battery [77,676 miles] (Interstate Battery for E30 M3- MTP91)

Replace Behr E30 M3 radiator and radiator hoses, BMW OEM coolant [78,255 miles]

Replace E30 M3 water pump [78,465 miles]
Replace engine belts [78,465 miles]
Replace OEM spark plugs [79,267 miles]

Set CO and base idle [79,267 miles]
Synchronized throttle bodies [79,267 miles]
Checked valve leash at dead cold (everything within spec) [79,267 miles]i


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-2006 Z4 M Roadster (Sapphire Black/imola red)...12/9/2006
-2006 M3 ZCP Interlagos blue/black via PCD 11/29/2005
-2004 330i ZHP Imola red/black alcantara CPO 1/2008
-1999 Audi A4 1.8tQ (Jaspis Green/Black)
-1986 325es (Zinnoberot red/Pearl)
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Old 11-03-2013, 12:38 PM
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Mein Auto: 86 325es; 87 325iC; 06 M3
91 m3

That Mtech II wheel is amazing. Must get one

I've gotta change the fluids and possibly drop a new alternator in thanks to a whine when the lights are on. Likely due to the aftermarket sound system wearing it down.


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The five Dís of dodgeball: dodge, duck, dip, dive, and dodge.

-2006 Z4 M Roadster (Sapphire Black/imola red)...12/9/2006
-2006 M3 ZCP Interlagos blue/black via PCD 11/29/2005
-2004 330i ZHP Imola red/black alcantara CPO 1/2008
-1999 Audi A4 1.8tQ (Jaspis Green/Black)
-1986 325es (Zinnoberot red/Pearl)
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Old 11-03-2013, 12:55 PM
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She looks beautiful! I love it - can't wait for the full story and more pics
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Old 11-03-2013, 01:22 PM
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Got the strut brace back from the PC'er.

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Old 11-26-2013, 12:08 PM
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These arrived today:

E28 M5 Style 5s.

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Old 11-29-2013, 02:35 PM
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Cleaned the M5 rims (I am using the caps from my stock rims). Me likey.



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