E30 AUTO TO MANUAL SWAP COST
Most Cost Effective Swap for E30 - Bimmerforums
May 26, 2010I find an e30 with a 5.0 swap extremely tempting.. more so than an LSx (mainly for size, power level, and cost). An S50 or S52 would make for a nice package too. It's really a matter of preference, but for the money and the power, the 5.0 is a tough customer to beat.
E30V8 - Home of the BMW E30 5.0 V8 conversion
Our E30 5.0 conversion parts help you convert your car for less than you think. You supply a 1980-92 BMW E30 318, 325, or M3, a Ford Mustang 5.0 engine, and the Mustang T5 manual transmission. We supply the motor mounts, transmission crossmember, and a conversion manual.
BMW 5.0 302 E36 V8 swap FAQ
How much does the swap cost? The swap can be done for as little as $1,000 after you sell your BMW drivetrain. It depends alot on how cheap you can obtain the 5.0 drivetrain and how you want to complete the swap. For example, it's possible to reuse the existing 325/328/M3 exhaust instead of
E30 m60 swap kit – Garagistic
The m6x e30 swap kit. Introducing the Garagistic LLC M6X swap kit. This is the complete kit to make your e30 a threat to moderns. Allows the bolt up of a few of BMWs mighty V8s found in 540s 740s X5s and M5s. If you speak BMW code, that translates into m60, m62, s60, and s62. No hacking of the car is needed (completely
DOHC Swap Basics | E30DOHC Swap Wikia | Fandom
DOHC Swap Basics You can use any M50, S50, M52, or S52 for this swap. You can also use the E30 transmissions (Getrag 240 or 260, both 5-speed) or any E36 transmission (Getrag 250 5-speed, ZF 320 5-speed, Euro 6-speed). You can use an E46 M3 6-speed transmission as well.
e30 life » BMW Z3 Rack Swap and Install
I want to put a very fine point on this: If you are planning to do an e30 steering rack to e36 m3 or e36 z3 steering rack swap you should buy a complete kit. There may be other retailers but the kit used by people I know is available from Zionsville Autosport. The pros to buying the complete kit is substantial savings over buying the component
BMW E30 1JZGTE Swap Wiring Harness | Wiring Specialties
This Wiring Specialties PRO Series harness was designed specifically for a BMW E30 with a 1JZGTE non-VVTI engine swap. It was developed in house on an actual 1JZGTE non-VVTi engine to ensure a perfect fit to all engine connections.
Everything You Need To Know Before Buying a BMW E30
Nov 22, 2016Full disclosure: I don't know why I bought this car. Maybe it seemed right to save it, maybe to prove I could. But I'm getting ahead of myself. I never had a burning desire to own an E30
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LS Engine Swap & Conversions Guide & Tips - LSX Innovations
For most, a junk yard 5.3 or 6.0 is the target engine to swap if you aren’t concerned with having an all-aluminum block. They can usually be had from $500-$1,500 depending on displacement and mileage. They are cheap, readily available in any junk yard, and you can make decent power with just a cam swap.