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1989 Bmw 3 Series Cars for sale
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She's a beauty, and a true original BMW e30 shipped from Germany. 1989 325i inline 6. Immaculate interior, detailed and clean. Brand new set of tires, brand new battery.Heater and defrost recently done. Solid e30 body, strong engine and transmission. Clean title, no accidents, 157k, automatic transmission. Most on her is stock and original, even down to the alloy wheels. the CD player/radio isn't original and that needs replaced. Clean interior, sunroof, special order paint (BMW royal blue). Serious buyers only, and reasonable offers considered. Local pickup only or Buyer is responsible for arranging details, payment and for shipping car to your own location from where I have the car at. The shipping company must pick the car up from where I have the car located. I cannot bring it to the shipping company or you. You must chose a company that is bonded and insured. Typical wear and tare for age. Needs new hood release handle, new radio and possible electrical with that. Dash light out on left side. Some sensor lights on but most likely due to age of sensors. Cruise control inactive. Ebrake works but button to release sticks. Typical small dings on body but no major damage. I say as is, no warranties expressed or implied, because with any classic car the need for maintenance is always present. Overall she is reliable, strong engine and transmission, runs good, and solid body (rare for the e30 style).
This is my 1989 BMW 325iX. I purchased it from Virginia two years ago: it was the best example I could find of an iX that was in good physical shape as I wanted a rust-free car. I love the E30 and had never owned one, and the all-wheel drive was a good way to “justify” having another car which would not be a RWD toy that has to be put away in the winter. This car was the best I could find in four months of searching at the time. I am putting it up for sale now, along with one of my other cars (1973 Alfa 2000 GTV), as I am making room for another acquisition. I do like this car a lot – the E30 really is a classic you can drive every day, and with the AWD in the 325iX you can do so even in winter. I recently acquired a 1990 911 Carrera 4, which admittedly is a more exciting every day classic, hence another reason the E30 is being offered. I have put a good deal of work into this car over the past two years. Highlights are below and I have receipts and service records for it all. · Body is rust free. Paint is in great shape as the photos show. It really does look this good in person – white is a color that ages well and is forgiving to scratches and wear, unlike my favorite color, black. · AWD works as verified on lift. No leaks or issues with transfer case and coupling. · Interior is also excellent. o No tears or even scuffs in the vinyl upholstery. o Headliner is great. o Dash has no cracks or scratches or fading. o Carpets are clean and intact. o All buttons and controls present and functioning as intended (more below). o The arm rest between the front seats is a Husco unit with integrated cup-holders. o The car has the winter ski pass-through in the rear center armrest. · Service/work performed: o New shocks, springs, tie-rods, tires (Sumitomo Touring) – July 2015 o New timing belt and tensioner, valve cover gasket – July 2015 o New front brake calipers, pads, rotors – July 2015 o Odometer gears replaced – Aug 2015 o Replaced heater core, heater valve – Aug 2015 o Replaced oil filter housing seal and changed oil to synthetic 5W30 – Aug 2015 o AC converted to R-134a – Aug 2015 § Hoses, compressor and dryer belts replaced as part of this project. o Tune-up: - Sep 2015 § New plugs, wires, cap, and rotor. o Cooling system overhaul: - Sep 2015 § New water pump, radiator hoses, pump pulley, thermostat, temp sensor, temp sender, seal rings. o Power steering fluid and suction hose replaced – Oct 2015 o Replace battery and horn siren – Dec 2015 o Fuel level sender and pressure regulator replaced – Jan 2016 o UUC short shift kit installed (fantastic upgrade) – Feb 2016 o Oil service and fluids refresh – July 2016 o AC belt replaced and compressor lubed – July 2016 o Brake service – Aug 2016 o Brake service – Aug 2016 § New rear discs, pads, sensors, left caliper. § Brake fluid replaced. o Exhaust – Nov 2016 § System replaced with cat-back unit. · What does not work: o The rear windows do not go down. I identified the problem as new motors for both sides – fuses, power, are all correct. o I have not replaced the motors as these are each close to $400 new and I could not find used at a worthwhile price. I also never have need to open the rear windows. o Despite my efforts with the fuel reading repairs, the fuel gauge is not accurate after ~150 miles on a tank. I use the trip meter for accuracy and this works well enough that I have not pursued further repairs to the fuel reading. · Everything else works: o Heat works great, AC (converted refrigerant) works great. All vents and directionals work as designed. o Sunroof is manual and works well. No leaks. o All lights, electronics, gauges (other than fuel) work well. o Even the cruise control works. o And the heated seats. o No warning lights on dash cluster or on the diagnostic panel above the rear view mirror are on. These diagnostics all work as they should. o Spare wheel and tire, jack, and factory tool-kit are present and correct. o Central locking works properly and I installed keyless entry also – works great. o This has the BMW eight speaker stereo option. I replaced the head unit with a Kenwood KMM-BT312U. Bluetooth mic is installed above driver side visor with hidden wire. Sound through the eight speakers is very good and the screen color is matched to the orange gauge lighting. o The BBS wheels are OEM 15” units. The car drives really well and tracks straight and true. It is fun and chuckable the way an E30 should be, and it really sings at above 30 mph in the E30 sweet spot. The UUC short shift kit is a great upgrade. If it did not compete with my 964, and I did not want the garage space, I would hold onto it. That being said I have priced this knowing the work that has been put into it: a future owner will be in good shape reliability wise. I would not hesitate to drive this across the country and it can certainly be used as a daily driver. Please feel free to contact me with questions. Thank you.
Imported years ago from Canada selling my 1989 325ic automatic convertible Just removed from storage, included is a storage charging for the batteryJust over 112000km or 68k milesIt's by far the nicest e30 convertible interior south of a 20k price point. The paint is gorgeous, always garage kept. The seats are also heated and the car has a lsd. The trunk tool kit is complete and I have a bav auto car cover I have the factory radio included with the French owners manual. The factory radio does not recognize United States fm stations. The softtop is original and shows wear. Fine for driving but if stored outside I recommended replacing. I have a friend selling a factory BMW soft with all new seals, straps and struts. It's mint. Recent serviceCam seal, water pump, timing belt, v belts, valve adjustment, vacuum hoses just replacedRecently I had new tires brakes and fluid flushes just completed Also gargastic just rebuilt the instrument panel. The si board broke and the tachometer stopped working. I also had the heater core and valve replaced. Service records are included with previous registration receipts. Always passed emissions with no issues in California and Colorado. All vin panels match and all the glass is original as well. Clean perfect 2 owner car fax. Recommend serviceThe car pulls to the right. Apex in Colorado stated just a alignment the control arms and tie rods look perfect. The rear bumper has a heat crack. Common for California and Colorado. Twice a year I added leather soften the seats to keep them perfect. That's it. Selling the convertible to purchase my dream car that has come for sale in Denver. Willing to help with any buyers inspection shipping or delivering the car. This car is carb compliant I lived in California many years ago.Forgot to add roundel magazine did a Article on this car when it hit 50,000km. I'll try to find it. And in 2009 it won furthest travel award at the e30 picnic at the xxx. I drove it from Iowa at the time. I'll add pictures tomorrow.
1989 BMW E30 325I COUPE WOW!! ALL ORIGINAL GARAGE KEPT SURVIVOR!! ARIZONA CAR (Never seen snow & No Rust) ALPINE WHITE / BLACK LEATHER VERY WELL MAINTAINED EXCELLENT CONDITIONWith its sporty exterior design, strong engine, and its smooth performance, don't miss your chance to own this beautiful 1989 BMW E30 Coupe! This little BMW, runs and drives perfect, and looks even better! This beautiful car is in great condition, inside and out, it has been very well maintained. Mechanically this beautiful coupe drives down the road great. New Timing Belt recently installed along with a full tune up! Full tool kit!!! No Previous Accidents!!! NO RUST SOUTH WEST CAR!!!! This is a classic! Car Fax Certified CLEAN TITLE! Automatic Transmission, Leather interior, Sunroof, All original Tool Kit & Much Much More! Fully Serviced and ready to go! Thanks for your interest! Buy with Confidence! We take trade ins! We can help with Shipping for serious buyers! Please feel free to give us a call to further discuss your interest in this RARE E30 BMWSkyy Auto Group (480)-370-5333Skyy Auto is proud to offer you the highest level of pre-owned automobiles for your driving needs. We at Skyy Auto are dedicated to put you in the right vehicle at wholesale prices. Maintaining the highest Ebay feeback rating and reviews, we pride ourselves in offering unparalleled quality and service. We welcome and encourage third party inspections. Please don't hesitate to call or email us today with any questions. I have done my best to describe this vehicle to the best of my knowledge. You are not buying a brand new car, but a well-loved, pre-owned car from an enthusiast. This car is being sold AS-IS and there is no expressed or implied warranty or guarantee. All Inspections must be completed prior to auction ending, at buyer’s expense. That said, I have sold many cars and have a solid reputation on eBay. Bid with confidence! Out of town buyers are NOT charged tax, title, or license, but are responsible for a $299 documentation fee. The customer is responsible in registering their vehicle in their home state. You will receive temporary plates from the dealer. All cars are immediately ready for delivery upon sale. Terms & Conditions:You are entering a binding contract. Full Payment Due within 3 days of auction close.Non Refundable Deposit $500 due within 24 hrs.Non paying bidders will be subject to fines and listing fee's. Payment Method:Cash Buyers ONLY! Bank Wire, or Cash in Person. Loans, Cashiers Checks, Personal Checks, Paypal ALL ACCEPTED Shipping:We are partners with one of North America's largest transporting networks! We can handle all of your vehicle transporting needs or simply assist you getting your vehicle dispatched with one of the country's top rated vehicle transporters.
Walnut Creek, California
Time to let this beauty go to a new home. This car has been owned by mature adults who have garaged and babied it since new. The original owner was in Moraga and owned it for 22 years and the second owner was in Tiburon and owned it for 4 years. I'm the third owner.-109k original miles (odometer works)-Automatic with 4.10 LSD-Zero mechanical issues (easily passed smog 800 miles ago)-Full service documentation.-Power windows and locks-All electronics work-Original black schwartz paint with excellent clear coat-All body panels are VIN-matched-Original black vinyl interior-Crack-free dash-M-Tech steering wheel-Ellipsoid headlights-Manual crank sunroof-Rare pop-out rear windows-New tires (less thank 2k miles)Extra parts that will come with car-Original 4-spoke steering wheel-IS side skirts-IS front lip$8500 oboe21 e24 e28 e30 e34 e36325i 325is 318i 318is
1989 VERT WITH 55K ORIGINAL DOCUMENTED MILES. JUST NEED SEATS REDONE. TIMING BELT WATER PUMP THERMOSTAT TENSIONER BELTS OIL COOOLANT BRAKES ROTORS FRONT END ALL DONE ALREADY. NEEDS BRAKE SENSOR ($5 ON EBAY). VOGUE TIRES 95% TREAD. 5 SPEED GERMAN THEMED DECAL KIT. YELLOW FILMED HEADLIGHTS. LOWERED 2.5" ALL THE WAY AROUND INNER PLASTIC FENDER WELL WILL NEED TO BE TRIMMED . CAR WAS IN ACCIDENT YEARS AGO FRONT END STILL RIDES STRAIGHT AND TRUE........CALL OR TEXT 813-727-2269 LOCATED IN HOLIDAY FL 34691. SEE PICS FOR MORE INFO. BRING MECHANIC IF YOU WISH NOTHING TO HIDE THE LACKAWANNA ITEMS AND FRONT TAG WILL BE REMOVED....ONLY REASON IM SELLING IS I NEED KNEE REPLACEMENT CANT DRIVE STICK ANY LONGER....$500 IS DUE RIGHT AFTER YOU HIT BUY IT NOW AND REMAINER WITHIN 7 DAYS. NO REFUNDS CAR MUST BE PICKED UP WITHIN 14 DAYS OF AUCTION END
Trim 2 DR VERT
Very clean, well maintained classic BMW 325. The car is light blue metallic, with recently replaced Dark blue roof with tan interior. This car runs very well drives smooth and straight and has good tires and brakes. Some upgrades include the radio and drilled brake rotors ( see images). It has a few scratches and chips but very minor for the age. Sale terms are cash only for local buyers. No ball offers, No export, No shipping, No scams.
BMW : 3-Series Base Coupe 2-Door 1989 bmw 325 i base coupe 2 door 2.5 l e 30 very clean all original virgin car
1989 BMW 325I 2DR COUPE VERY CLEAN ALL ORIGINAL NO MODIFICATION MUST SEE! -189K ON THE CLUSTER (BUT ODO METER MILES STOP FROM THERE. COMMON ISSUE WITH BMW E30, BUT SPEEDOMETER, FUEL AND TEMP GAUGE ARE FUNCTIONAL. RPM GAUGE INTEMETENTLY NOT WORKING) -CLEAN CALIFORNIA TITLE WITH UPDATED REGISTRATION GOOD TILL APRIL, 2016 -AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION (SHIFT SMOOTH) -NO ACCIDENT HISTORY -ICE COLD A/C AND HEATER WORKS -UPDATED STEREO INDASH PIONEER CD/MP3 WITH IPOD/IPHONE CONNECTION CONTROLLER -TIMING BELT KIT CHANGED -RECENT PARTS REPLACED: RADIATOR, ALL COOLING HOSES, THERMOSTAT WITH LOW TEMP. SPARK PLUG WIRES, O2 SENSOR, VALVE COVER GASKET. SERPENTINE BELTS. FRONT & REAR BRAKE PADS. -SHOW ROOM CONDITION PAINT, MIRROR FINISH -RARE ORIGINAL CLOTH INTERIOR (GRAY, NO DAMAGE) -ALL ELECTRICAL AREFUNCTIONAL/WORKS PERFECTLY. (POWER WINDOWS, POWER SIDE MIRROR, A/C POWER LOCKS, GAUGES/CLUSTER, WARNING LIGHTS) -ADDED FRONT ALUMINUM STRUT BAR MUST SEE TO APPRECIATE IT. HARD TO FIND AN E30 ON THIS VERY GOOD CONDITION CALL 818-285-9579 $5777. OR BEST OFFER CAR LOCATED IN LOS ANGELES CA FOR VISUAL INSPECTION.SEE ALL DETAILED PICTURES BELOW... BMW E36 E30 E46 E90 E34 E39 E53 318I 318IS 325I 325IS 328I 328IS 323I 323IS 330I M3 M5 525I 528I 530I 540I 545I 740I 745I 190E 300E 280E E320 W124 W123 C230 C240 C280 C320 C36 E36 E55 GOLF JETTA GTI VR6 RABBIT VW
Trim Base Coupe 2 Door
Bmw e30 1989 rebuilt engine with around 20000 miles LSD differential. Roll cage. BC Racing adjustable coilovers. all bushings are done. Manual z3 short shift. Nrg steering wheel. 2 bride seats. Chip tuned by miller. MSD ignition coil. Str 17" wheels. e36 airflow meter. e36 motor mounts. wiring tuck. SMOG IN HAND Clean title in hand for more info plz call or text Abe 818-967-3546
BMW : 3-Series WAGON BMW E30 325i STATION WAGON EURO TOURING RHD SWITCHABLE AUTO 15" ALLOYS M TECH 1
For sale European Right Hand Drive 1989 BMW 325i Wagon Estate Touring. Vin # WBAAG620X03311575 More pictures Below Here is a BMW E30 325i wagon, Lachs Silver, fitted with Switchable Automatic Transmission, electric sun roof, Electric Front & Rear Windows, Black Leather seats, finished off with a set of European 15" Basket weave alloy wheel rims, Genuine M tech 1, Three Spoke Leather steering wheel. I bought this 1989 BMW E30 325i wagon in England last year and imported it over to Florida, It has a clear title with Florida DMV, It would be the same to title this car in your own state as it would with any Florida Titled car, However being from Europe it is not fitted with a catalytic converter or airbags, So you may need to check rules for smog test in your own state before bidding. The car has covered 164,xxx miles, The Car has just been service replacing oil and filters, & Timing belt, Front & Rear Brakes, It runs great, & is fitted with factory 2.5 M20 Engine and mated to Automatic transmission with switchable option for Sport or Economy Modes, Car is not fitted with factory air con which is usual due to the European mild climate, However you could retrofit this using the parts from a USA Spec Car, if Air Con is what you need . Inside the car is in great condition for 26 years old, dashboard is crack free, The Seats are in good condition with Rare rear head rests, folding rear seats makes the car very practical and roomy, trunk area with tool kit, Carpets are in great order with no rips or tears, Fitted with an OEM M Tech 1 Three Spoke leather steering wheel (none airbag), Euro analogue Clock, all switch gear is working and in good condition, Electric front & manual Rear windows, & Electric sun roof, Outside the Lachs Silver paint is good, Some Marks / Scratches on hood, various marks, as expected from a 26 year old car, But as you can see from the pictures very Nice, rear wheel arches, strut towers, windshield scuttle, floors doors are all solid without any major sign of rot, Front Smiley head lights are fitted with city lights and Head light wash wipe system (Although it is not working at present, usually a good strip down & clean will fix them), Under the hood the engine bay is tidy & Engine dry, The wagon is sat on a set of 15" OEM Euro Basket Weave alloy wheel rims with 205/55/15 Tires. This wagon runs Great, engine Pulls Strong and performs very well, with no untoward noise or fuss, Gear change is smooth, and the brakes stop the car nicely with good pedal feel, the suspension is smooth and composed, with no knocks or rattles, This car drives very well. It is easy to see why the E30 is such a sought after car and has become a great classic every day driver, Its a simple and dependable car thats great fun to drive without all the fuss and gadgets that some modern cars including newer BMW's sometimes detract from the pleasure of actually driving a fun car. Don't miss your chance to buy this European RHD E30 325i Wagon. More pictures are available on request, If you have any questions please ask before the auction ends not after, Please only bid if you intend to buy, any inspection is welcome and should be done before the auction ends. Shipping is available FL, GA, AL, $200.00MS, SC, TN, NC, AR, LA $395KY, VA, WV, IN, OH, PA, NY, DE, CT, MA, NH, RI, VT, ME, MI, WI, IL, MN, IA, MO, TX $695OK, KS, NE, SD, ND, NM, CO, WY $895MT, ID, CA, UT, NV, AZ $1000 OR, WA $1200 Sorry no shipping to AK, HI, PR or islands.
1989 BMW 325iS, Alpine White on gray vinyl sport interior, with 177k miles on (working) odometer. That’s correct, odometer is working on this E30! In great condition inside and out, I get countless of complements on car’s condition anywhere I drive. Mostly southern car (AZ, CA and TX) with only 1 year of northern residence with zero rust anywhere on the car. Vehicle has no accident history and all but one VIN tag are present. Passenger front fender is missing a VIN tag and therefore may had been replaced at some point, though tag on the hood is there. Paint is mostly original, mirrors had been recently resprayed due to rock chips. Paint is very shiny but reasonable wear along with normal dings should be expected. Clean history with clean Texas title. Mechanically speaking, this is probably as best as it is going to get. All maintenance is up today, including all new hoses, timing belt and pump in the last year. Bilstein sport shocks with H&R sport springs all around, providing tasteful/reasonable ride quality and drop in ride height. A/C works, blows ice cold and had been converted to R134. Automatic transmission shifts good with no issues. Lucky owner will also receive a full 5-speed conversion kit to go along with the car. I can also offer full conversion at a reasonable shop rate. Original exhaust had been replaced with Ansa exhaust. I do not have the original wheels. Previously owned by adult enthusiasts and a BMW certified tech. All pre-purchase inspections are to be performed/scheduled before auction end. I will only accept cash or cashier’s check. This is my personal car and I will not finance it. Buyer is responsible for acquiring temporary plates, I will remove my hard plates. Please only bid if you have funds to cover the cost of the vehicle. If you have any questions, feel free to call/text at: 214-509-8446
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
SERIOUS BIDDERS ONLY 0 FEEDBACK MEMBERS CONTACT ME BEFORE PLACING BID/OFFERS.1989 BMW 325i Convertible[ 2 Door - 89K Miles ]MODIFICATIONS:APLINA STEERING WHEELALPINA WHEELSLOWERED SUSPENSIONIS FRONT LIPREAR LIPM SPORT PEDALSCALIFORNIA/FLORIDA CAR NO RUST. SERVICE WAS DONE TO CAR 1 YEAR AGO. CAR WAS WELL MAINTAINED AND TREATED LIKE A NEWBORN BABY ABSOLUTE WORRY FREE CAR w/ NO LEAKS. ACTUAL PHOTOS OF THE CAR. ALL OFFERS CONSIDERED. CONTACT ME FOR QUESTIONS. Shipping:USA -BUYER RESPONSIBLE FOR SHIPPINGPayment:PAYPAL$500 DEPOSITPayment required within 48 hours or item WILL BE RELISTED.PAYPAL CONFIRMED/VERIFIED ADDRESS ONLY.
Trim Base Convertible 2 Door
For sale is a 1989 BMW E30 4dr sedan, mechanically built towards NASA SpecE30 racing rules, with unfinished interior. Full album of Photos: https://picasaweb.google.com/mmerritt/E30 I bought this car in 2009 with the goal of building a track car & eventually racing SpecE30. In the interim, life has changed to the point where I've never had time to actually race. I've put less than 10 (yes, ten) miles on it. I do have a clear title from the previous owner; I have not registered it as it was always intended only to be a track car (trailered to the track) and I have not driven it on the street other than taking it around the block once a month or so to keep it in good order. It can be registered if that matters to you. Exterior: The car was silver (Lachssilber) but has been resprayed Alpine White II with clear. The paint/body work was done by a professional painter "on the side" and the goal was to make it "good enough" for a track car, not a 100% show car paint job. It presents well, but you can pick it apart if you look close enough. Much better than most E30s. The bumpers F&R each have a crack or two but they're pretty decent. Engine: Original & stock, with a fresh timing belt, water pump, hoses & plugs. New fuel pump. It cranks immediately every time and idles like a BMW should. Clutch ran removed, using the AC fan (electric) for cooling. Comes with a new fuel filter that you can install. Probably should have an oil change based on time, not mileage. Transmission: original & stock, shifts perfectly. Short shift kit installed, new bushings & such, it's a dream to go through the gears. UUC red poly trans mount bushings. Clutch: new OE clutch, master & slave cyl & stainless lines Diff/Rear: Swapped to 3.93 LSD, Ireland poly mounts, subframe reinforced, poly RTABS; new (rebuilt) CV axles & rear wheel bearings Suspension: SpecE30 kit from Turner; H&R Race springs, Bilstein Sport shocks, ST sways; new front control arms, UUC front camber plates, F&R reinforcements Brakes: All 4 calipers rebuilt; new OE rotors (Brembo F, PBR R), Hawk Blue pads F, Hawk HP+ pads R Exhaust: Paul Poore SpecE30 exhaust; perfect for track, you'll want a quieter muffler for street use (I have no clue about emissions testing, we don't have it in AL, don't know if it would pass or what is required) Wheels/tires: Bimmerworld wheel studs installed. Tires are used "rollers" only; wheels are BBS knock-offs, in decent shape, not SE30 compliant, I can probably find the OE Bottlecaps if you want them The car was worked on during summer 2010, sat for a while, worked on in summer 2012, sat a while, then "finished" mechanically in summer 2014. It went to the shop for alignment in April 2014 then to paint/body in August 2014. After paint/body, I had Stephen of Stephen's Garage in Birmingham, AL (now Oxmoor Automotive), one of the best E30 mechanics anywhere, go through the car. All he fixed were a leaking heater valve, repaired the power windows, and corrected a minor installation error of the short shift kit. Since then it has been in my garage, cranked & driven around the block once a month or so. Interior: Ready for you to finish to your requirements. Dash & doors intact, power windows all work, SEATS ARE INSTALLED FOR TEMPORARY USE ONLY. NO BELTS. The seats are cheap fiberglass eBay seats and I wouldn't recommend you use them. There's a set of expired harnesses in the trunk also. The original interior was gray cloth and had been trashed by a previous owner's kids, dogs, or a wolverine attack. + Headliner is in pretty good shape. + All 4 power windows go fully up & down. Issues: Odometer doesn't appear to be working. Stopped at 226,934 Fuel gauge is sporadic, loose connection on sending unit. Easy to fix if it annoys you. Car was originally from PA; there was some rust, and we cut out and repaired it. Front floor pans, F R fender, R quarter (under battery) were main areas of concern that were repaired. AC removed but heat/defrost work. Blower fan works on high only. If you want a track car, buy some good race seats & harnesses and drop the car off at Kirk Racing here in Birmingham to have a cage fitted. Or, if you want a street car, find new carpet & seats and it will look awesome. Mechanically, the car is ready to roll. To actually race in SpecE30, the air filter needs to be changed back to stock/OEM. I'd upgrade the motor mounts. Otherwise, nothing has been modified outside the rule book (to the best of my knowledge). Obviously you need to add spec tires/wheels (I can probably find the stock Bottlecap wheels if that will help make a deal), and build out your interior & safety equipment (seats/harnesses/cage/fire suppression/nets etc.). Bolt down the battery, you may want to do a crank scraper, etc. The good news is, you don't have to spend a lot of time & money UNDOING unnecessary work that does not comply with the SpecE30 rules, and a whole dang lot of hard greasy work has been done for you, along with several thousand dollars in parts. I can answer questions on the car; I can walk you around it via Facetime or Skype even. I've had an E30 or E36 (or multiple, and other BMWs) at all times for the last decade. BMW CCA member. I've dabbled in autocross & track days in the past. I've owned this BMW the longest, but driven it the least (almost none at all) -- ironically, it's the one I was building to be the car I always wanted, but life has just changed. It's time to move on. I don't know exactly how to value the car. I have around $8-10k in it as it sits, not including any of our labor. I don't expect to get that back, but I don't intend to give it away either. This is not a distress sale; I've procrastinated even listing it for almost a year. If the car appeals to you and you have a value in mind, let's talk; I'm reasonable. I'd like to find a buyer who sees value in the current state & potential of the car, and willing to make a fair offer. I'd rather not waste time if you're going to have to get your wife/bank/dad to approve, and I don't want to trade for an old leaky boat. Detailed parts/build info follows: 4/30/2010 Pelican Parts $402 - Tie rods (outer), sway bar end links, steering rack boots - Oil filter (Mahle), fuel filter - Spark plugs (Bosche WR8LC+) - Radiator, Water pump (Graf), Water hoses (all) - Thermostat housing gasket - Alternator belt 4/30/2010 BimmerWorld $850 - Brake rotors (4) (F: Brembo, R: PBR) - Brake pads (F: Hawk Blue, R: Hawk HP+) - Bimmerworld Wheel stud kit (black) - Rear shock mounts - Bimmerworld EVO stainless brake lines - RedLine Gear Oil (Diff: 2qt 75W90, Trans: 2qt MT-90) - Ate Superblue Brake fluid (3L) - Rear shock tower reenforcements - E30 front subframe reenforcement kit - Engine mounts & transmission mounts 4/30/2010 Turner Motorsport $1,198 - H&R Race springs (SpecE30) - Bilstein Sport shocks (SpecE30) - ST Sway bar set (22mm F, 19mm R) - BMW Motorsport tow strap - Sway bar end link reenforcement kit 5/1/2010 O'Reilly (Pulaski) $142 - Brake caliper (Rebuilt) Rear (2x) $41.07 ea - CV shaft (Rebuilt) (1x) $50 5/6/2010 NAPA (Fairfield, AL) - CV Axle shaft (new, aftermarket) $131 5/7/2010 O'Reilly (Pulaski) $96 - Brake caliper (Rebuilt) Front (2x) $36.95 ea - Thermostat $13.75 5/12/2010 O'Reilly (Hueytown) $48 - Timing belt & tensioner - Cam shaft seal 5/11/2010 FCP Groton - Front Left control arm (Meyle) $86 5/11/2010 UUC - Front camber plates/strut mount kit SPC72065 $306 5/13/2010 Ireland Engineering $179 - Poly diff mount - Poly subframe mounts - Poly RTABs 5/13/2010 Paul Poore - Spec E30 exhaust $281 6/4/2010 Pelican Parts $36 - Air filter, oil filter - Misc cooling system parts - Front brake caliper bolts 12/16/2010 Vines - electric push fan & mount brackets $20 3/28/2011 UUC - Transmission mount urethane bushings - red bolt-through TM-RACE $53 4/7/2011 Pelican Parts $192 - Misc shifter/trans/clutch parts & fasteners - Rear wheel bearing & misc parts 3/12/2012 Pelican Parts $71 - Clutch master cylinder - Shifter ball cup bushings - Oil filter 3/25/2012 Pelican Parts $25 - Clutch slave cylinder 4/12/2012 UUC $29 - Stainless steel clutch line 4/12/2012 Bavarian Auto $43 - Bolt/washer/nut x2 - rear subframe mounts 5/6/2012 Pelican Parts $62 - E-brake hardware kit (springs, etc.) - Axle rebuild kit x3 (for CV boot clamps) 6/16/2012 O'reilly - Battery $126 7/12/2012 Vines - rear caliper guide pins $20 7/14/2012 O'reilly - front brake bleed screw $4 4/14/2014 Vines - Fuel pump Bosch $180 4/16/2014 Alignment - McKay Service $77 4/17/2014 Exhaust install - Gibson $20 8/9/2014 O'reilly - Battery (warranty exchange) $0 8/13/2014 O'reilly - Paint (Alpine White II) $281 9/1/2014 Mike H. - paint/body 9/8/2014 Tom Williams - new roundels front & rear $69.74 9/18/2014 Stephen's Garage/Oxmoor Auto - fix leaking heater valve, power windows, fix short shifter $807
Trim Base Sedan 4 Door
BMW : 3-Series Coupe 2-Door Very clean CA BARR Legal Track / daily Car 89 BMW e30 w S52 5lug Cage CoilOv etc
Yorba Linda, California
I am a BMWCCA LA Chapter member, and I am selling my much loved e30 track car which I only put on about 700 miles in the past one year.This build is an incredible machine. All works below performed by Castro Motorsport in N. Hollywood, CA. They are the best BMW performance mechanics I've ever met. If you are a kid looking for an e30 for the "cool" factor, save your time and don't even bother reading the following. I'm not selling this to a little kid who's looking for a car to abuse!I have no sales pitch, just read the following.Absolutely serious enthusiasts only! Shipping / pick up is your responsibility. Thank you and good luck! Not a "Showroom" car but gets a lot of "cleanest track car ever" comments, and thumbs up on the streets. Has some minor scuffs and flaws but in very good condition. Motor and other new parts:New head gasketNew head bolt setInstalled S52 Engine from 1999 M3 with 127k miles. Informed all cylinder was tested and had good pressure throughout.New coil insulator bootsNew spark plugsNew OBD2 to OBD1 conversion softwareAll New timing components New metal impeller water pumpNew thermostatCARB legal custom 2.5” performance exhaust system with 2 new M3 spec cat. converters, resonator and a Flo Pro mufflerNew O2 sensorNew ignition coil bootsNew Godspeed all aluminum racing radiator (used for about 300 miles when it was installed)All new silicone radiator hosesAll new engine fluids, fuel filterNew fuel pumpNew fuel pump bracketNew OEM fuel tankNew OEM fuel connectorEVAP system and fuel lines replaced with better condition used unitsVANOS unit replaced with better condition used unit Transmission and Drivetrain:Great condition ZF 5 speed transmission with 96k miles with custom sport shifterNew F1 Racing chromoly lightweight flywheelNew F1 Racing stage 1 clutch kitNew transmission mountsNew solid rubber driveshaft flex discNew center support bearingUsed 2.93 limited slip differentialNew Redline transmission and differential fluidNew differential mount bushing Suspension:Front - All used with about 10k milesE36 M3 5-lug suspension conversionKong top adjustable strutsGround Control coil oversGround Control adjustable camber and caster platesRear-318 ti rear 5-lug suspension conversionGround Control coil overs - used w/ 10k milesBilstein sport rear shocks - used w/ 10k milesNew heavy duty rear shock mountsUpgraded used e30 6 cylinder axlesNew Ireland Engineering poly-urethane RTABNew Ireland Engineering poly-urethane sub frame bushings Brakes:E36 M3 Front upgraded brakes318ti rear upgraded brakesAll new brake pads and rotors all aroundStainless steel brake linesATE Super Blue high temp fluid InteriorFull 6-point drag legal welded roll cage1 Brand new Sparco 6-point FIA approved harness1 Brand new Corbeau FX1 bucket seat1 set of new Corbeau Aluminum racing side mount bracket1 set of new Garagestic Aluminum e30 racing seat mount1 black E30 OEM passenger sport seatBlack vinyl OEM door panelsAnti-flammable sound barrier carpeting in rear
Trim Coupe 2 Door