318is Gear Ratio - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
#1 (permalink) Old 04-30-2005, 01:55 PM
n00b
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 21
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
longpole938 is an unknown quantity at this point
(Thread Starter)
im looking to buy a 90/91 318is sometime this summer and was just wondering the gear ratio of the tranny.... and if anyone knows if there are any places that sell just individual gears to change the ratio
longpole938 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 (permalink) Old 04-30-2005, 05:18 PM
Pandemonium Director
 
nukeduster's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Scottsdale, Arizona
Posts: 2,372
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
nukeduster has a reputation beyond repute nukeduster has a reputation beyond repute nukeduster has a reputation beyond repute nukeduster has a reputation beyond repute nukeduster has a reputation beyond repute nukeduster has a reputation beyond repute nukeduster has a reputation beyond repute nukeduster has a reputation beyond repute nukeduster has a reputation beyond repute nukeduster has a reputation beyond repute nukeduster has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to nukeduster Send a message via MSN to nukeduster
Quote:
Originally posted by longpole938@Apr 30 2005, 09:55 AM
im looking to buy a 90/91 318is sometime this summer and was just wondering the gear ratio of the tranny.... and if anyone knows if there are any places that sell just individual gears to change the ratio
[snapback]339589[/snapback]
korman racing should be able to hook you up in that department.. probably wont like the price of it though. not worth it for most e30 drivers... not worth it for most e46 m3 drivers... custom tranny ratios are expensive.

or did you mean rear end?

nukeduster is offline  
#3 (permalink) Old 04-30-2005, 07:52 PM
2nd Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 367
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
egk2 is an unknown quantity at this point
4:10's final drive ratio, for custom diffs goto diffsonline.com

2.8L M20 Stroker
egk2 is offline  
#4 (permalink) Old 05-01-2005, 05:23 AM
1st Gear Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Sweden
Posts: 151
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
ILiveToRide is an unknown quantity at this point
Stock gearbox ratios are:
(1) 3,72, (2) 2,02, (3) 1,32 (4) 1,00, (5) 0,81

<img src='http://www.vovvenviggo.se/ilivetoride/sig8.JPG' border='0' alt='user posted image' />
1994 Arcticsilber M3, 286hp, 18&quot; AC Schnitzer wheels.
ILiveToRide is offline  
#5 (permalink) Old 05-01-2005, 02:54 PM
n00b
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 21
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
longpole938 is an unknown quantity at this point
(Thread Starter)
i was talking about tranny.... i was thinking of making 1st gear 4sih:1 and maybe raise second alittle. then make 5th gear about .7:1 just to get some mileage while cruising
longpole938 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 3-Series (E21, E30)


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
1998 318is - Adjusting valve gear? alex_318is 3-Series (E36) 3 09-18-2005 05:48 PM
Gear Ratio? driftin325s 3-Series (E21, E30) 5 09-17-2005 12:58 AM
Clutch Chatter (grabbing) In First Gear 318is Mario Milewski 3-Series (E36) 1 02-22-2005 01:39 PM
Lsd Gear Ratio theruss1an1 3-Series (E36) 1 12-05-2004 12:30 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome