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#1 (permalink) Old 11-09-2005, 02:29 PM
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e30 m3!

does anyone know where i can get my hands on the e30 m3 widebody kit and the s14 motor? i would like to convert my 325is to an m3 i know that there are other things that im going to need but those are the two that im looking for right now

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by the time you do the conversion right you may as well have just sold your 325 and bought an m3.

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Agreed Again ^^

The cost of those parts alone will be more expensive than finding the whole car.

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agreed again.
the process in doing an E30 m3 conversion has been asked so many friggen times, not to point at you.
but, you are a lot better off just buying an E30 M3, plus its pointless to have a m20 engine and other random 325 parts when you can save money and just get an E30 M3.

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yea but the thing about the e30 m3 there was only 1606 of them shipped to the us

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I think there were more like.... umm 5000? I think?
I would go ahead and buy the E30 ///M3 myself too, but like the E30 style, so I'm going to update the engine to an E36 ///M3 engine, no body mods. Those S14 engines are high strung, and 9 times out of 10, they have been beat to hell. Just think about it, some of those engines/blocks are 15+ years old.... The E36 ///M3 engine isn't that much heavier than the M20 anyways, and if you have an eta, you'll be doubling your horsepower... woot!

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If you look hard enough there are plenty of people selling e30 M3's. You can get a decent one that only needs a litle bit of work, or you can spend the extra cash and get one that has been taken care of.

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