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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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Old 03-20-2006, 02:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Noob Question... Sorry!

Hey, just have a minute while at work to ask this, otherwise, I would have done the research myself... If I remember right, a 1991 318i convertible would be an e30 right?
Okay, also what (if any) ecu's would you recommend. I am a dedicated Six Cylinder guy, so my 4 banger bimmer knowledge is a bit weak. I am asking because an old Army buddy of mine is buying the above mentioned car, has a few extra bux to spend on it, and I wanted to give him a couple good recommendations until he bothered to show up on the board!

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Old 03-20-2006, 03:47 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You mean upgrade chips, right? If so, J. Conforti is always a winner. Along with Dinan, etc.
dude, I didn't know they made a 4 cyl cabrio for E30. (besides the few E30 ///M3 cabrios)
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Honestly, I didn't either, but that is what my buddy is telling me. It's a 1991 318i cabrio and he is traiding a woman for his old Saab and she's paying an additional $800 cash for it, so he is coming out ahead! I will try to get him into the forum as soon as I can. He is a TRUE motorhead, and would be a GREAT resource on the boards!

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Honestly, I didn't either, but that is what my buddy is telling me. It's a 1991 318i cabrio and he is traiding a woman for his old Saab and she's paying an additional $800 cash for it, so he is coming out ahead! I will try to get him into the forum as soon as I can. He is a TRUE motorhead, and would be a GREAT resource on the boards!

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ROFLMAO!!!!!!! I didn't even think of it like that! M3... you are a PHREAQUE! YAY!

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I'm just saying, if all it took was an old Saab....

I mean, I've heard of people trading women for camels, I guess even a Saab would be an upgrade.
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