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Turbo S14 Engine in E36 (archive)

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Posted by Sean on July 12, 2000 at 17:32:34:

I am in the process of looking to buy a 95 M3. my plans are to put a turbocharged S14 (E30M3) engine in the car. I know this might sound a bit crazy but I like to be unique and love 4cyl's. What I would like to know is how easy would the swap be? I know ESE has done S50 in E30 swaps so I'm sure it isn't too difficult. I am concerned about the sump clearance with the cross member as the engine will sit just behind the axle line of the car. Does anyone have any experience with something like this. Obviously the M42 engine (318) worked fine.Thanks for any help.
Sean Love

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