318ti.org forum

Go Back   318ti.org forum > Technical, Maintenance and Modifications > Engine Swaps

Notices

Engine Swaps Engine conversions.

.
» Recent Threads
taillights not working
08-30-2010 08:24 PM
Last post by iski123
Today 01:51 AM
15 Replies, 3,264 Views
Oil Filter Housing Leak...
02-14-2008 09:21 PM
Last post by Locus7
Today 01:06 AM
118 Replies, 80,810 Views
Is this a clubsport?
12-09-2018 06:54 AM
Last post by dranthony
Yesterday 08:44 PM
5 Replies, 259 Views
California Top Trim...
07-16-2014 08:59 AM
Last post by 3DGE
12-09-2018 09:37 PM
9 Replies, 4,499 Views
M42 / M44 loose...
12-07-2018 08:10 PM
Last post by Frach23
12-07-2018 09:34 PM
1 Replies, 338 Views
Anyone seen a carbon...
11-16-2018 06:19 AM
Last post by eurohb
12-07-2018 05:26 AM
1 Replies, 444 Views
New here so lets arc you...
11-09-2018 08:56 AM
Last post by acidjzaz
12-07-2018 12:34 AM
1 Replies, 478 Views
FS: E36 Brakes, rotors,...
12-06-2018 06:30 AM
Last post by FunElan
12-06-2018 09:29 PM
3 Replies, 254 Views
WTB **** 5 Speed BMW...
12-03-2018 02:01 AM
Last post by kaiburger
12-06-2018 08:06 PM
2 Replies, 368 Views
1995 318ti Clusport S52...
10-30-2018 04:31 PM
Last post by Tom318ti
12-06-2018 04:59 PM
5 Replies, 1,130 Views
Reply Share/Bookmark
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-22-2010, 05:45 PM   #16
3.2TI
Senior Member
 
3.2TI's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Miami, Florida
Posts: 483
Vehicles
iTrader: (1)
Default

I am not sure if I am using the site correctly, this are the results I got from RealOem.com

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/partxref....ur=&series=E36
__________________
3.2TI is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 05:55 PM   #17
PrussianMotors
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Bridgeport, PA
Posts: 87
iTrader: (2)
Default

Those results are a little confusing to read. if you click on the one that says Auto you'll notice the part number in the diagram is different. That DS is used on 96-99 M3 convertible & sedan and 10/96+ coupes w/ manual trans only. should be the kind w/ 4 bolt swivel joint on the back according to the diagrams.
__________________
www.prussianmotors.com
Bridgeport PA 19405
PrussianMotors is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 06:07 PM   #18
3.2TI
Senior Member
 
3.2TI's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Miami, Florida
Posts: 483
Vehicles
iTrader: (1)
Default

I tried buying 2 online and each time I provided the part number to the seller to verify they stated it was not compatible. I am really confused and can't get answers anywhere. Most people say that 98's have different parts than 97's and many other BS.
__________________
3.2TI is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 06:09 PM   #19
PrussianMotors
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Bridgeport, PA
Posts: 87
iTrader: (2)
Default

I dunno, I use BMW ETK (same as realoem) for my parts fitment information. Most junkyards don't know very specific information about their parts other than what it came out of. Don't buy one from a 5 series or 7 series. Get one from a manual 328 and verify by photo that it has the correct rear flange. or an M3 and again verify the rear flange.
__________________
www.prussianmotors.com
Bridgeport PA 19405
PrussianMotors is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 06:14 PM   #20
3.2TI
Senior Member
 
3.2TI's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Miami, Florida
Posts: 483
Vehicles
iTrader: (1)
Default

what should I look for on the rear flange, and are the 328 and m3 the same part, length ?
__________________
3.2TI is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 06:19 PM   #21
PrussianMotors
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Bridgeport, PA
Posts: 87
iTrader: (2)
Default

lets see...328 is 1492mm and M3 w/ swivel joint (not 6 bolt CV joint kind) is also 1492mm length. They are not the same BMW part number. I suppose the M3 one might be a little heavier duty?

You want a 4 bolt swivel joint (also called a U joint) on the back.
__________________
www.prussianmotors.com
Bridgeport PA 19405
PrussianMotors is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 06:22 PM   #22
3.2TI
Senior Member
 
3.2TI's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Miami, Florida
Posts: 483
Vehicles
iTrader: (1)
Default




#26112227222

this is the one I am thinking of buying
__________________
3.2TI is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 06:25 PM   #23
PrussianMotors
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Bridgeport, PA
Posts: 87
iTrader: (2)
Default

Well it won't bolt up to your diff.
haha that is my driveshaft for sale on eBay...e-mail me sales at prussianmotors.com and I'll help you with this further
__________________
www.prussianmotors.com
Bridgeport PA 19405
PrussianMotors is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Remanufactured Body Parts? bbbmw Exterior 0 09-18-2008 05:35 AM
Removing throtle body lpcapital Engine 1 06-24-2008 02:40 PM
Body Roll albi901 Suspension 12 03-06-2008 03:02 PM
AT Gear Selector Handle ElfinForest318ti Transmission 4 03-25-2007 08:05 PM
Body Kits? 318tiTUNER Exterior 1 02-12-2005 07:26 PM


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 03:38 AM.


.
Powered by site supporters
vBulletin Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1999 - 2018, 318ti.org
© vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2
[page compression: 95.73 k/112.92 k (15.22%)]

318ti.org does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information or products discussed.