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  1. BMW Engine Conversions
    Hi I have just dismantled my e36 1995 m3 and am selling the engine, box, ecu loom, exhaust manifold and all ancillaries including rad, exspantion bottle and oil cooler. clocks come with engine (89k) Email me or text/call me on 07814740626 If interested. I'm in Plymouth Devon, collection only...
  2. General BMW Discussions
    See what you think folks. My current car came from Nick Whale when he had the BMW franchise, he now sells interesting stuff and this caught my eye; http://pistonheads.co.uk/sales/1847223.htm He also has some great historic 60's American Muscle for sale....drool...
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Window now sorted I have had a problem with my roof not opening properly,now it wont open at all Any ideas please as im seriously Pi***d off with the car to be honest!!!
  4. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi, just bought an M3 about a month ago. I was wondering if the car has a factory bass speaker and amplifier fitted.
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    I'm new to this forum. Hope the expert can share some ideas about my issue. Here is the story. Mine is a 95 E36 M3 3.0 S50 4-Dr Sedan. Few months ago, the camshaft was broken (vanos is also damaged). I sourced a 2nd hand header (from a 95 E36 M3 coupe, I assume it is share the same engine) from...
  6. General BMW Discussions
    Just wanted to ask if any E36 M3 owners are suddenly experiencing issues with heavily hiked renewal premiums out of the blue with everything being the same (i.e no claims, points, convictions etc)? I ask as my aunt is about 35yrs old, had her M3 from since almost new, lots of NCB and suddenly...
  7. General BMW Discussions
    As stated above! Browsing the ole ebay! And came across this! For any one that is or wanting to do a M3 conversation up front in the engine bay! Complete M3 Engine (ebay)
  8. BMW Chassis and Brakes
    I had these fitted on Frid and after having a few days with the car i feel that the car is getting more comfortable to drive, I guess they are bedding in. The kit itself is top quality and my mechanic initially cussed me for being stupid and spending thousands on race suspension for occasional...
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi, My first post, help required, My M3 cab has started to leak in heavy rain in or when its been standing where the hood meets the windscreen on the right hand side. It opens and closes as it always has in my 7 years of ownership and I can't see any reason as it seems to close down tightly...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello, today I replaced all the seals/bolts in my vanos with the uprated ones from iridium engineering. All went fine, no problems with any bit of the installation. Started the car and as expected it ran rough before it settled. However as soon as the car was revved it started to run very...
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello, been to view an M3 Evo this afternoon and noticed a slight oil leak round the parts shown in the picture and some defiantly coming from the VANOS filter. The solenoid covers/bolts don’t seem to be leaking at all though as can be seen. Can anyone shed some light, is this something to be...
  12. Hottuning Bimmerforums Shop
    Hi I own a 1997 E36 M3 soft top evo and am after a set of springs and shocks to lower it a bit please could you give me my options and prices. Thanks alot Darren
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi guys. found some similar threads but none answering the question i have. 6 Weeks ago my car had the vanos unit removed to replace all the oil seals as it had an oil leak. Was repaired no problems but because of the bad weather iv'e not used it, just left it in the garage. My problem is my car...
  14. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi If anyone could help me solve my SMG gearbox problem I would be very grateful. The car is an 1999 unmodified E36 M3 and after fitting a new battery as the old one had gone flat the gearbox will now not select any forward gears, but strangely will select and drive in reverse. There SMG...
  15. General BMW Discussions
    I need to order some HIDs for my aunts M3 as mine are awesome comapred to whatever nasty kit was fitted to her car. I don't have any hand books for the E36 to hand so can some please tell me what bulb type is required for the dipped beam on an 1995-1998 E36 M3? Many thanks.
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