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Hi, Im new to BMW. I was just wondering what I could do with this '91 318I. Which engine is the best possible candidate for a swap?
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I have an 85 318i, and I'm borrowing an M20 out of a donor car, and using that.
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I see. What model is the M20 motor from? Is there any alternatives?
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The M20 is the 84-91 325/e/es/i/iS the i and iS are a torqueless Heap of 2.5 liters and the e and es are a torque monster 2.7 with gas mileage P jk they are both great engines...depends on your prefference..as long as its an M20 it rocks hehe

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