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  1. Just came across this nice E30 M3 For Sale

    Classic Bimmers
    Just came across this E30 for sale in auction. Have been looking for one for a while, and this ones seems to be a a nice yet still driver quality example. Lots of recent maintenance, and seems to be overall well cared for, but anything to look out for? I've previously heard good things about...
  2. Restoring/Getting seats for an Baur E30 Cabrio

    E30 (1982 - 1993)
    My grandfather has a BMW 316 from the EU and it needs new seats. I was wondering if I should look for a place to get them redone or if I should just have him buy new ones. He bought these interesting seat covers so I'm trying to convince him to get new seats instead of using them. He wants to...
  3. replacing the top on my 89 325i and reupholstering seats

    E30 (1982 - 1993)
    So, this is a little out of my comfort zone. I can rebuild the motor, and most anything mechanical, but I've never done a top or reupholstered seats. I would like to see what others who have done it think. Are all top companies about the same? Who has a good reputation? The same with seats. I...
  4. Looking to buy Z3 steering Rack 2.7turn

    3 Series & 4 Series
    I am looking to buy Z3 rack with 2.7 turn. Let me know what you got?
  5. Any Hardtop for E30 for sale in Illinois or near?

    3 Series & 4 Series
    Looking to purchase hardtop for my e30 convertible around Chicago area. Willing to travel for quality and right price.
  6. BMW News: Uhhh An 8k-Mile ’88 M3 Just Sold for $250,000

    BMW News
    <img class="alignnone size-medium wp-image-247337" src="http://fourtitude.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/1988_bmw_m3_1593785233e149ebcf8b75fe8d2E30M3_Final_BAT-12-scaled-600x399.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="399" /> We love the E30 M3 as much as the next person, but holy guacamole that’s a...
  7. E30 Chasis Info

    E30 (1982 - 1993)
    I am looking to get a E30 318i pretty soon. I just want to know if their chassis and transmission is any good or reliable. Very new to bimmers, very interested to learn more about them. The car Im currently looking at has an M54 motor swapped in it, I just wanted to know if their chassis is good...
  8. For Sale: VERY Clean 1988 BMW M6 e24

    Cars - Private Party
    ABOUT the M6 • She is 1,746 of 1,767 made • Recently owned by Matt Rose, owner of Ronin Autowerks in Fullerton Ca. o He completed majority of the work listed below and has been the mechanic maintaining the car for the last 8 years o You can see the work he’s done while the M6 was in his...
  9. E30 Turbo Help

    E30 (1982 - 1993)
    Hey everyone! I am currently trying to get a 91 325i as a second car. I've always loved the car but never got one because they're a tad slow. I want to turbo it. I plan on using a T3/T4 turbo and a mega squirt system to tune. Using injectors from a 535i and 265lph fuel pump. What kind of power...
  10. Best bang for buck axle backs needed

    E30 (1982 - 1993)
    I have a 1986 325es and am looking for an axle back exhaust system for it that won't break the bank, but with good quality. Any suggestions on brands or anything?
  11. Ground Control Coilover Conversion Kit

    E30 (1982 - 1993)
    Hi guys, I have been searching for this topic but I have no luck. I'm considering to upgrade my suspension with Ground Control Coilover conversion kit. Currently, I'm running Bilstein shockers with factory springs. I dont wanna go full coilover kit because I dont track my car and also most of...
  12. Megasquirt timing adjustment = broken rocker arm?

    E30 (1982 - 1993)
    Hi all, so I recently installed the MSPNP2 ECU from DIYAutoTune, and have been running it for a couple weeks. They recommend to adjust the base timing based on the timing marks on the crankshaft wheel, so I grabbed my timing light and started adjusting. I fiddled with the #1 tooth angle until...
  13. 91 318is mass air flow/ throttle body cleaning

    E30 (1982 - 1993)
    looking for instructions on the proper way to clean my mass air flow sensor and throttle body. im a new bmw owner and want to do everything right to avoid repairs later on.
  14. E30 Steering Rack Seal Replacement

    E30 (1982 - 1993)
    Hey guys, I am new to this forum so hope it helps me out with my new project! I removed the steering rack from my car due to a severe leak. I purchased a seal kit for it and I am currently trying to disassemble it. I have been following the steps from a Classic Bimmer Bits publication...
  15. Remote Start

    E30 (1982 - 1993)
    Has anyone done a Remote Start/Alarm install on their E30 ? I have a 1990 325i and I am considering installing a remote start/alarm system. I was wondering if anyone here has done it before and can offer any insight.
  16. Need Help With This Easy Fix

    E30 (1982 - 1993)
    Whats up guys? I’m having fuel issues with my 89 BMW 325i Sedan. I bought the car in running and operation condition 1 month ago. Car started with no trouble. However since then, car hasn’t started. The car still cranks, however it doesn’t start. Things I have done to the car: Installed a brand...
  17. E30 325 IX rear end noise

    General BMW Questions
    Hello everyone! I bought a German 1987 E30 325 IX in February 2019. It still has 4WD and I just adore it... to an extent that I got used to that damn whine noise coming from the rear end. So I changed the diff but the dumb mechanic fit a 4.10 rear diff (the front diff is a 3.64). So the whine...
  18. E30 1990 325i m50tu swap

    Cars - Private Party
    For sale is my very prized e30 1990 BMW 325i. Have owned it for 4 years, swap was done just under 2 years ago. Unfortunately have fallen on hard times financially and do not have the funds or the time any longer to finish the build (was going to do coilovers and s52 swap), so hoping I can find...
  19. E30 Parts Car

    Great Lakes Region - IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, and WI
    My poor e30 used the truck in front of it to stop which didn’t serve the e30 all that well. Frame is twisted and front caved in so she’s totaled. Good news is beside the fenders with their typical rust, she was a solid car. So if you need parts, let me know. I just need the head and some pieces...
  20. E36 FS: 1999 328is AT

    Cars - Private Party
    1999 Bmw 328is Rwd Auto E36 Very clean Florida car with 159k miles. Couple small dings but overall very clean. Absolutely 0 rust. Underside looks brand new. It is lowered on no name coilovers, for last 4k miles. EBC pads and rotors all around at same time. Water pump, thermostat, coolant flush...
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