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    Hello,

    I am looking to get a 97, 98 or 99 manual convertible.

    Given the age and mileages what advice could anyone give me on engine size. 323i or 3181i ?

    Don't need a speed machine, just something that will give me relaible cruising.... 8k miles per year.

    Any other buying points gratefully rec'd... for example would a manual hood be more prudent that electric ( preferred).

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    Welcome to the forum sweeny.
    Try posting your question in the E36 section as your more likely to get a response from more E36 owners
     
     

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    ok thanks will do
     
     

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    welcome mate
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    Hi and welcome mate

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    Full leather interior restored back to Stock BMW silver Grey

     
     

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    Hi and welcome to Bimmerforums UK, it's good to have you on board
     
     

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    Thanks for the welcomes... collecting my purchase on Friday.

    Will post up a pic when have done so.

    Just think, when I first posted, approaching ( into?) middle age I had never ever heard of Nikasil !

    '99 328i Black.

    Can't wait !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
     

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    Fantastic choice.

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    On reflection, I am feeling a sense of pride. Started looking at a 318 and bought a 328! Great work, am sure you will love it. The 2.8 engine is something else.
     
     

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