101 things I LIKE ABOUT MY E30 PLEASE ADD. or hidden extras

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Mon Feb 05, 2018 6:54 pm

1. ELECTRIC WINDOWS OPERATE IMMEDIATELY YOU OPEN THE DOORS. no keys required.

2.buttons for elec window are logical , raised doom to raise
dipped in BUTTON to dip down.

3. bolt on wings .

4. rear wheel drive

5. simply mechanics

6. spares readily available lots of choice

7. Help full people , ready to share their knowledge.

8. like, no cat, no lamba sensor, no egr.

9. reliable injection system.

10. not many on the roads. only seen a handful in 6 plus months.
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Mon Feb 05, 2018 10:18 pm

Not that i am an owner anymore but:

11) Easy to work on
12) Fun car to drive
13) Reliable
14)The sound of the Six
15) Assuming a car in good order, looks good parked anywhere
16) Practical as a family car

Could possibly go on, this is based on my Touring which was our family sled for over 10 years and over 100,000 miles driven.
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X5 V8 for thrills, CRV for chills, Range Rover P38 V8 for sooooo much aggravation...
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Wed Feb 07, 2018 9:52 pm

17) If you buy the right model the roof goes down :D
18) Sport seats are super comfy
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Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:35 am

19} Feels good factor every time i take her out for a drive! :cool:
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Thu Feb 08, 2018 1:08 pm

20) the look on the kid driving a corsa’s face when he gets beaten off the lights by a car that’s older than him :D
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Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:22 pm

21) the fact that they are steadily increasing in price (the good ones)
22) well built and well throughout for working on -i.e i don't have a specialist toolkit to to change a lightbulb.
23) the way it makes me feel- the roof down on a summers afternoon is hard to beat
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"there is nothing more expensive than a cheap E30"
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Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:43 pm

24) Goes back together better than when I took it apart.
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Thu Feb 08, 2018 6:31 pm

25; No one knows what the hell I am driving (Baur)
26; The fact that I cant beat anyone off the mark so makes it a chilled drive.

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Thu Feb 08, 2018 11:57 pm

27) lots of plug and play options also bolt on options ... it's like one car fits all 8)
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Wed Feb 14, 2018 9:07 pm

8. like, no cat, no lamba sensor, no egr. Some do have Cats, my 1992 K 320i Cabriolet does!
Agree with the 6 cyl engines, love the auto gearboxes too.
Plug and play a great point too, added a few extras to mine.
Glovebox is shite though!
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