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      11-12-2012, 07:26 PM   #199
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2JZ swap!
I have an IS300 and an E93 335...I'd never...not in a million years, or for a million dollars, replace teh N54 with a 2JZ.
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      11-12-2012, 07:31 PM   #200
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I have an IS300 and an E93 335...I'd never...not in a million years, or for a million dollars, replace teh N54 with a 2JZ.
How about an N52 that makes 1/5th the power of a tuned 2JZ? This man doesnt have an N54.
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      11-12-2012, 07:32 PM   #201
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...unless you reprogram it to show that it's an M3 when you start it up.. it's just a mere shell

So, if you want a REAL transformation, follow what this guy did: http://e46.mit.edu/
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      11-12-2012, 07:37 PM   #202
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He already said he had an S65 for the project. :P
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      11-13-2012, 10:28 AM   #203
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He already said he had an S65 for the project. :P
i do not give a bullaxaxaxaxa haters gonna hate me!!!
i buy rear subframe comlete brks diff etc etc. ..
but firt install cic with alcantara dash..
photos in few days....
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      11-13-2012, 01:22 PM   #204
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i do not give a bullaxaxaxaxa haters gonna hate me!!!
i buy rear subframe comlete brks diff etc etc. ..
but firt install cic with alcantara dash..
photos in few days....


Hey! I'm not hatin'! I got mad respect!

What else do you have going on for this project? Can we get more pics!?
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      11-13-2012, 01:43 PM   #205
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      11-13-2012, 01:56 PM   #206
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Car looks great!
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      11-14-2012, 07:44 AM   #207
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Hey! I'm not hatin'! I got mad respect!

What else do you have going on for this project? Can we get more pics!?
I am watting for the dash...
when it will be ready we will start with a friend the cic with a lot of photos..
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      11-14-2012, 08:42 AM   #208
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Nice !!! when you can post new pics
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      11-15-2012, 10:37 AM   #209
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Nice !!! when you can post new pics
in few days now we install my friends cic ! we have same photos with
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      11-23-2012, 04:52 PM   #210
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I love this job, buddy. I've been trying to convince the wife to let me do the same on my 335d. Only difference would be that I would use the badge (the one stating "335d"). I love the looks of the m3 (who doesnt) but i would want to make sure people know its not an m3, but rather a very uncommon diesel. Never going to get the stamp of approval on that one though, so in the meantime I will make due living vicariously through skilled folks such as yourself.

Keep up the good work & thanks for posting project reports to contribute to the forum. I'm sure these will help a lot of folks who are considering the conversion.
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      11-23-2012, 04:58 PM   #211
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Greecee ftw!!! How much is this conversion costing u? People are saying to just buy an m3 but it isn't as easy as it is here
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      11-23-2012, 05:00 PM   #212
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Looks fucking sick though!!!
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      11-24-2012, 05:26 AM   #213
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thanks guys!!
small updae i install tyres but with problem!!!!
rear 285-30-19
and fron 255-35-19 but with small scraping the inside of the arches.
he dash is not ready with alcantara so we will install it next sunday
i will upload photos with the tyres
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      11-24-2012, 01:48 PM   #214
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      11-24-2012, 01:52 PM   #215
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      11-24-2012, 01:58 PM   #216
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A 325i to a M3....Why? Go buy a M3 then you get the performance too, not just the looks.
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      11-24-2012, 08:51 PM   #217
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A 325i to a M3....Why? Go buy a M3 then you get the performance too, not just the looks.
"Because in Greece, you can buy two and half 325i's for the price of one M3. And in many countries the registration fee/tax increases exponentially with engine size/power/CO2 levels."
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      11-24-2012, 09:36 PM   #218
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He's also selling it if you're interested.

All the hate here has been said before a million times over so do yo' thang. GL with the conversion, OP!
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      11-25-2012, 01:12 AM   #219
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If we can live in a world where we dont burn every single donk I see running around the South East USA, we can certainly live with a converted to look like M3. I agree I wouldn't have spent the money on this, but I'm sure it will look good and if it makes u happy/what you want... then I say go for it.

Just dont go around telling people its a real M3... thats where it gets kinda poseurish... if u just like the look, and want the look... enjoy!
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      11-25-2012, 04:59 PM   #220
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DO not worry and the people they know that is not a real m3 and it is a replika!
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