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#1 (permalink) Old 03-27-2005, 07:54 PM
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I was wonderin if anyone had thier engine replaced, or known people who do it tin ther bmw's once its life is up. The reason I ask is because I have a 1995 325is, with 130k miles...yeah its a good amount, and would love to put some money into to make it look nice and run well (Wheels, Spoiller, springs, intake, etc)...but only if i will have the car for a goood amount of time.

Anywyas how much money would it be, who can do it for you, and could i put something like an M3 engine in it in the future, or a better performance engine?


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130,000 miles isn't all that much on a BMW. Although I don't know anything about non-E30's I would expect a similar reliability from your car.
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130 is nothing. if you havnt treat it like shit, it will last for a while to come.

<span style='font-size:11pt;line-height:100%'><span style='color:blue'> theres no replacement for displacement </span></span>
im so hardcore. i dont even have cup holders
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wrong forum, but yea its an easy swap
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