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E30 BMW Buying Guide Translated from German

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May 15, 2010
E30 BMW Buying Guide Translated from German

If you’re in the market for an BMW E30 (1983-1991 well technically to 1994 but let’s not get all technical :)) you should probably have a look at this buyers guide. Got this write up from http://www.e30forum.de/diyfaq/kaufberatung/kaufberatung.htm unfortunately it is in German… fortunately i have done my best to translate it to English! Enjoy! I have added...
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E30 BMW M62/M60 V8 Swap

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May 9, 2010
E30 BMW M62/M60 V8 Swap

As a supplementary to the translation, below you will find various topics covered by RTSAUTO: http://www.rtsauto.com/m60-swap-eliminating-ews-for-404-ecudme/ – Eliminating EWS http://www.rtsauto.com/e30-boosterless-brake-bracket-booster-delete-manual-brakes-for-swap-cars/ – Boosterless Brakes (manual brakes) http://www.rtsauto.com/manualbrake/ – Manual brake calculations http://www.rtsauto.com/wiring-harness-adapter-guide-for-e30-m60-and-obd-1-m62-swap-pinout-and-a-cheap-way-of-getting-x20-and-c101-connectors/ – Wiring harness adapter http://www.rtsauto.com/e30-m60-m62-v8-engine-mounts/ – Engine mounts http://www.rtsauto.com/radiator-and-cooling-for-m60-m62-v8-e30-swap/ – Radiator and Cooling http://www.rtsauto.com/mounting-an-m60-m62-without-subframe-spacers-and-without-drivetrain-angle/ – Mounting an M60 / M62 V8 Into an...
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BMW E30 Transmission Swap Version 2

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May 7, 2010
BMW E30 Transmission Swap Version 2

I would give credit to the guys and website that put this together but to be honest I have no idea…. this is something i just saved on my computer maybe 1-2 years ago. As always if you have any suggestions for other well put together DIY email me at rytis@rtsauto.com I also have...
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BMW E30 Transmission Swap Automatic to Manual

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May 6, 2010
BMW E30 Transmission Swap Automatic to Manual

Courtesy of the guys at www.slidewaysonline.com As always if you have any suggestions for other well put together DIY email me at rytis@rtsauto.com I also have another guide up for swapping auto to manual. To put it bluntly, this is not an easy task. Our swap (Viet and I) took roughly 7 hours not including pedal...
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BMW E30 Dash Swap (removal and installation).

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May 6, 2010
BMW E30 Dash Swap (removal and installation).

Courtesy of  http://www.billswebspace.com/BMWE30DashboardSwap.htm or maybe http://home.comcast.net/~cdeegan9/dashboard/dashboard_1.html not to sure. As always if you have any suggestions for other well put together DIY email me at rytis@rtsauto.com 1. Important: Before beginning, disconnect the battery negative cable. Take time to label all the wires, connectors, small parts while removing. 2. Start at the driver’s side by removing the...
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