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E30 Seat upholstery interior codes, designs, and options by year

August 11, 2010
E30 Seat upholstery interior codes, designs, and options by year

The E30 was in production for roughly a decade in many parts of the world with differing interior tastes. During this decade each year had their own selection of seat upholstery. The most recognizable options were black leather and perforated vinyl, but here are some you probably dont see too often: Perlbeige Piniengrun Nutria...
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OEM (some aftermarket) E30 Rim and Tire Selection Rundown

August 10, 2010
OEM (some aftermarket) E30 Rim and Tire Selection Rundown

Most regular people dont know about the OEM E30 rim and tire selection. Most E30 enthusiasts know only the main stream rims (basketweaves, bottle caps, alpina, etc.) but most dont know about the time correct tires (that were installed from factory) and other rims available OEM for e30’s. Here ill try to cover most...
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Old E30 print articles (updated periodically)

August 8, 2010
Old E30 print articles (updated periodically)

Here are some articles both old and new, many are from the time that the e30 was available for purchase. Also many comparisons between its competitors at the time. Class and Overall Wins: * Watkins Glen 24 Hour Race June 1986. The only time in IMSA history that a Sport Class Car won first...
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E30 Timing Belt and water pump Replacement

August 6, 2010
E30 Timing Belt and water pump Replacement

What many E30 owners with m20 engines (325, 325e, 325es, 325i, 325is, 325ix) might not know is that one of the most important maintenance steps after acquiring an E30 is to replace the timing belt and water pump if you do not know when the last time it was changed, or even slightly unsure (dont take the...
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Any enthusiasts dream: Bmw will restore your car to factory fresh goodness

July 20, 2010
Any enthusiasts dream: Bmw will restore your car to factory fresh goodness

The specialists at the BMW Classic workshop now have more responsibilities on their hands, as they will also be repairing and restoring vehicles belonging to customers. Just like owners of new vehicles, these customers can also benefit of BMW expertise. “The workshop is an essential component of the reorientation of BMW Classic and of...
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3 series suspension Kinematics, elastokinematics, axle diagrams (02, e30, e36, e46)

July 17, 2010
3 series suspension Kinematics, elastokinematics, axle diagrams (02, e30, e36, e46)

Front Axles: Suspension Kinematics: Rear Axles: Suspension Kinematics and elastokinematics:
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E30 Euro Smiley Conversion (from sealed beams or US ellipsoids)

July 13, 2010
E30 Euro Smiley Conversion (from sealed beams or US ellipsoids)

Basically when you get Smilies they just bolt up without an issue EXCEPT for wiring. From sealed beams: The sealed beams have a 3 prong connector 2 of the wires are ground and one is power. While the euro connector is 1 power and 1 ground, all you need to do is take the...
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02, e21, e30, e36, e46 crash test and comparison from BMW

July 10, 2010
02, e21, e30, e36, e46 crash test and comparison from BMW

Frontal deformation and deceleration phases of BMW 3 series in 30mph (48km/h) barrier crash
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The origins of the BMW logo (not what you think)

July 9, 2010
The origins of the BMW logo (not what you think)

Yes yes, I know you think its the spinning prepellor as seen here: But its not, please educate yourself with the real origins by watching this video:
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Bmw Engine and Powerplant Identification Codes

July 8, 2010
Bmw Engine and Powerplant Identification Codes

There are many different engines that BMW produced but even more so there are different variations of certain engine models. Even when you get down to something as specific as s50b32 (s50 engine which is 3.2 liters) there is 2 sub branches : 326S1 01 A,  Part #: 11 00 1405257, S50B32 326S3 02 A, Part...
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