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3-Series (E36) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1992-1999. Autodoodad Specific models include: BMW 316i, BMW 318i, BMW 318iS/ti, BMW 320, BMW 323, BMW 320, BMW 324, BMW 325, BMW 328.

 
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I know that the e36 325is has a wider wheelbase than the 325i, but does it add anythign to performance? stability? cornering?

with the information i have now, 4 door or 2 door makes no difference in the car i am buying, as long as it is manual and a 325 im good.

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a wider car will always have a more stable stance...but the 2 door is supposedly heavier due to processes used to stabilze the chassis. Regardless, they both handle very very well...With a 4 door, you got some more cargo room

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