E36 B3.2

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philthy
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E36 B3.2

Post by philthy » Mon Dec 12, 2016 10:55 pm

Hello folks I'm new here

Just about bought a b3.2 e36 switch tronic, she's been sat for two years solid so will be s project for me! What should I look out for before finalising deal?.
Any rust areas specifically and other areas of concern?

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Post by hap » Mon Dec 12, 2016 11:50 pm

Plenty of e36 owners on here
Any pics or build number
Rust rust rust
Also check correct suspension still present
Service history paperwork

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Post by E24man » Tue Dec 13, 2016 1:05 am

Gearbox oil service on top of changing all the other fluids and filters plus everything listed above.
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Post by philthy » Tue Dec 13, 2016 10:13 am

Thanks guys, believe its number 46
Suspension I assume to be buggered along with brakes will be seized. rust? cills? rear arches are after some attention too... it may go for an inspection II and mot fail for a starter then, also has a broken rear spoiler and wheels need re-furb likely new tyres

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Post by hap » Tue Dec 13, 2016 2:09 pm

Is it coupe or saloon

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