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Hey i was looking at bavengine.com and i was interested in a detailed description of what else i would need to put a 97-98 m3 engine in my 92 325is. New mounts, trans? WHAT DO I NEED? I want to know every little part lol so anyone who has done it please port.

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No one has any input ?

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I've got my digital camera within a couple of weeks. Then I go to the BMW junkyard where a lot of euro spec M3 engines are and making some pics. That guy who is the owner told me a while ago about what I should change. He did a swap with lots of 325 to M3. You'll hear from me!

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you have to remember the 97 is OBDII, so you will need to convert to OBDI.

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I got 170k miles on the block i didnt think it was smart to build it up....

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When you need a Euro spec M3 (321HP) let me know

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i need a euro spec m3 engine in my 318i

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I wish i knew about engine work to know what i need to do... plus what is OBDI and OBDII

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-Clear corners and tails
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-Racing Dynamics stress bar
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-Turnermotorsport Performance Chip
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I wish i knew about engine work to know what i need to do... plus what is OBDI and OBDII
OBDII was introduced in '96 and reduced the emissions further than the OBDI system.

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What is needed to convert to OBD1 and OBD2? What takes place

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