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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.

 
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Does anyone know if an engine from a 1990 325is will fit in without conversion to a 1990 325i cabrio?

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Dunno. I don't see why not. Same year, same car. I can't believe they'd have made major engine changes just to make the car a 'vert.

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engine is the same too. the difference is in body things added to it and i think weight and some minor things in interior


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shouldn't be a problem, unless you're going auto tran to manual. My '85 has a e30 conversion for stateside and as far as i can tell, all they did was pull the motor, slap on a few emission control systems and slap it back in.

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alright it will fit

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