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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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View Poll Results: How many miles does your BMW have?
50K 0 0%
100K 3 13.64%
150K 5 22.73%
200K 8 36.36%
250K 3 13.64%
300K 2 9.09%
350K 1 4.55%
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Old 06-09-2005, 03:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Just seeing how long these beasts live for.
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Old 06-09-2005, 04:30 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Just seeing how long these beasts live for.
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170,xxx and 183,xxx on my e30's, both run perfect.

the one with 183xxx miles was VERY neglected by its previous owner, and she still runs strong. 2 cylinders werent even firing when i bought it.
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Old 06-09-2005, 05:18 PM   #3 (permalink)
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250 on my old one that i bought off my dad (saved it from my step sister) and the motor going in the E21 i heard has 150+ and looks rather beat on and poorly maintained.....well only one of those two is going to change now
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Old 06-09-2005, 06:09 PM   #4 (permalink)
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don't know the conversation with kilometers and miles but i have like 175 and im still gonna turbocharge her, MUAH HA HA HA
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Old 06-09-2005, 06:49 PM   #5 (permalink)
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The Odom wasn't working on my 91 318is when I bought the car last Sept....shows 150k...Still haven't got around to fixing it....Still runs VERY strong....No leaks or oil burning.....Had to replace the clutch a couple months back, but that was only because the throw-out bearing was bad....
Only smoke you can see is coming off the tires....lol
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Old 06-10-2005, 12:10 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Roughly 150,000 miles on Bojangles, a 1985 325e. Runs great around town, not so great highway pickup. I'm working on that.

Great shape for a car with 245,000kms on it though. And she'll be getting the full treatment soon enough.
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just crested 233,009 miles and doesn't burn any oil pulls just like a dream gets 25 mpg and I changed the oil 2200 miles ago and its still clean and only a 1/4 qt. low....I love every min of it lol
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damn i didn't realize it was km i figured it would be miles i chose 150 miles, im at 250 km. and she pulls like a beast!!!!!
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She's got 230,000 on the body and not a spot of rust and about 87,000 on the engine
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