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318i Convertible
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Once You Drive One, You'll Only Want To Drive A Bmw... by Shaun
 — The 328is is by far the closest thing to an M3 you can get. It's a bit more refined with plenty of pep. The difference with my E36 is that it's modified, 90% in the suspension and handling area's. ... Read More
Love The Car by David
 — Its an 18 y/o car that came with 138hp out of the factory, so its not quite a sleeper but i'll make it one by this summer. Takes corners pretty well but right now it doesn't have enough power to hav... Read More
One Bad Crossbred Bmw by Alex
 — E36 318ti body, black with m technic appearance package. Powerplant was an e46 m3 motor with the six speed smg transmission. built internals and tuned by aa (active autowerks). Fully built track ca... Read More

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BMW 3 Series Questions

Stavros Vrakas

Bmw E36 3engine Swap

i have a Bmw e36 320si and my question is can i remove my current engine and install a 330 m3 engine??

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David Seville

Engine Swap

what happens if i mount a 328 engine to the tranny from a 318?

262 views with 3 answers (last answer about a month ago)

I Have A 1996 328i Convertible That Has Not Been Run In Over A Year And I W...

1996 328i convertible has not been started in over a year. Previously there were not problems with the engine. It has about 1/4 tank of gas. How should I go about getting it started?

23 views with 3 answers (last answer 5 months ago)

Will Large Rims Damage The Drivetrain On My 4 Cyl. 1996 Bmw 318i?

I have 22" in. rims I would like to mount on my bmw but I need to know if this will cause problems.

104 views with 4 answers (last answer 3 years ago)
David Seville

Are The Throttle Bodies From A 96 318is Compatible With That Of The M3?

64 views with 3 answers (last answer 3 years ago)