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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 09-16-2004, 10:34 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Ok so you all know about my totalled E30 that i had given up on...well i have been searching around for a E30M3....i finally got approved for a loan on one and i went outside and sat in my E30B27 for the last time before i ditched it...

Then i had an Epiphany....you got it right...im doing the un thought of...a Massive Rebuild of my E30B27...i Rejected the loan, after all the work of getting it...

Project E30B27: Massive Rebuild consists of...:

1) Full tear down of front clip...
2) Stretching and Straightening front frame
3) New Power Steering Rack
4) Rebuilding of Front Suspension
5) Possible Rebuilding of engine(Balance, Blueprint, bore, higher compression pistons, and Cam, and stronger crank)Suggestions Requested..OR Big 6 swap
6) 89-91 E30i or iS front and rear bumpers
7) Fenders
8) Paint...

Am i crazy? no one is going to argue that...this is my last dare to be great situation before i get married

Suggestions Thoughts all welcome
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to many other cheaper E30's out there than dumping cash into your tore up car. Buy a good straight chassis and kit bash the two together.

Here is on nearby to you http://sacramento.craigslist.org/car/42496005.html
http://sacramento.craigslist.org/car/41940191.html
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nice thought but i cant...for some reason i am too attatched to this car and i dont want another E30 lost to the junk yard...this is all going to cost me about $1800 - $2000 i have priced everything out...BTW i am doing all the work including paint..
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What did you run over by the way.
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BTW i am getting all the machine work dont free (laser straightening and motor) i have access to alll of them and several BMW Techs are willing to donate the time to rescue my E30B27 Woot!! anyone else in the Sacramento are care to jump in? goddamn this is gonna rock...free beer and pizza! LoL
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to many other cheaper E30's out there than dumping cash into your tore up car.* Buy a good straight chassis and kit bash the two together.

Here is on nearby to you http://sacramento.craigslist.org/car/42496005.html
http://sacramento.craigslist.org/car/41940191.html
http://sacramento.craigslist.org/car/40706824.html
http://sacramento.craigslist.org/car/40528197.html
lol i have looked at 3 of those and they were horrible lol but thanks im thinking about the $1 one as a doner for parts and then giving it away as a project car...
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Well I spent 5 minutes just searching so there are cars that have potential. Also if you can see your crank, well that's bad no oil and running is not good.
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here is my .02

if you do it, turn it intoa really kick ass ralley/strip/track car, i mean all fiberglass front end, big brakes, custom suspension (dude go all wheel drive conversion) and motor work (room for turbo and intercooler now).

like i said thats my .02. remember if you do fix it, it will be worth very little cash since it is a accedent car.

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did i mention streetable also. oops!
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it will be worth very little cash since it is a accedent car.

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it still has a clean title
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