Nobody would argue that the BMW is known for quality manufacturing; however, the BMW 2002 and later the BMW 3-series models forever distinguished the BMW as a must have automobile for "performance car enthusiasts" everywhere.
The BMW 3-Series (E30) Performance Guide 1982-1994, by Robert Bowen, is the go-to guide for enhancing the performance of your BMW 3-Series baby! This guide explains in colorful detail what upgrades will help and what upgrades will hinder your BMW's performance.
The manual first describes the history and evolution of the E30. Then, the BMW 3-Series (E30) Performance Guide gets into the "meat of the matter", providing step-by-step performance enhancement instructions for your engine, suspension, brakes, steering, differentials, and drivetrain. It also includes a full chapter on restoration - from rust repair, paint, trim and bumpers to interior restoration, including dashboard, seats, electrical and upholstery.
If your goal is to enhance your 3-Series performance for the "street" or for the "race track", this guide has you covered... There is even an interesting section about racing the E30.
From modifying brakes to turbo-charging your engine, “juice” up your ride using the detailed instructions presented in this outstanding manual. The crystal clear images allow you to easily follow the instructions efficiently and successfully.
If you currently don’t own a BMW E30, no worries. - this guide includes a well written section with buying tips and advice so you can get the most out of your purchase. Don't just kick the tires, know what to look for under the hood, and the pitfalls to avoid so you can keep more money in your wallet and have a bigger budget for the upgrades.
Subject: BMW 3-Series (E30) Performance Guide 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994 ISBN-10: 1934709867 | ISBN-13: 9781934709863 | CarTech Books SA229