The complete automotive resource for buyers, sellers, and owners like you.
Car, Truck and SUV Forums at Roadfly
+ Bentley Forums
+ BMW Forums
+ Cadillac Forums
+ Chevrolet Forums
+ Ferrari Forums
+ Jaguar Forums
+ Lamborghini Forums
+ Lotus Forums
+ Mercedes-Benz Forums
+ Maserati Forums
+ MINI Forums
+ Porsche Forums
+ General Discussion
+ Marketplace Forums
None of that stuff really would worrry me, (archive)

[ Follow Ups ] [ E36 M3 Message Board ] [ Msg. Board FAQ ]

Posted by frayed on May 19, 2001 at 10:46:12:

In Reply to: Re: good or bad buy? posted by Boris on May 19, 2001 at 06:35:24:

none of it adds enough power cause any problems with the motor/drivetrain/suspension.

Even if the car was raced stoplight to stoplight, or some high speed mountain runs, these cars are very robust. It seems that most of the problems people have with their M3's has nothing to do with hard driving, but just a few weak point in the car, stuff like platic water pump impeller on 95's.

I'd have leakdown and compression tests done on the car, along with a full inspection from a trusted mechanic. That will be more dispositive of the car's condition than a few mods to make 15hp. On the other hand, a chipped Audi S4 would make me nervous.


Follow Ups:



[ Follow Ups ] [ E36 M3 Message Board ] [ Msg. Board FAQ ]
Questions, comments, or problems, please visit the Roadfly help desk.
Roadfly.com Logo © 1997 - 2017 Jump Internet Inc. All rights reserved.