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145,000 miles

1998 BMW M Roadster in Cosmos Black Metallic over Black Nappa
  • Exterior Color Cosmos Black Metallic
  • Interior Color Black Nappa
  • Soft Top Color Black
  • Engine S52
  • Other Attributes Subframe Reinforcement

Seller Description

1998 BMW M Roadster

Randy Forbes Rear Sub-frame Kit Installed ($3.5k Job, professionally installed by Performance Technic in Fremont, CA)
E46 2-Ear Differential (flushed, fresh Redline with Lucas friction modifier)

-All new differential seals
-Half-shaft bearings
-PU Sub-frame bushings (Powerflex)
-H&R Lowering Springs with Bilstein Sport Shocks on all 4 corners
-PU Shock Mounts with Reinforcement Plates (Ireland Engineering)
-Stock E36 M3 Rotors (roughly 10k miles on them)
-Stock E36 M3 Calipers
-Stock E36 M3 Brake Pads
-Stock E-Brake Pads (roughly 10k miles on them)
-Supersprint Cat-back Exhaust (new header and pre-cat copper gaskets)
-E46 M3 Competition Wheels
-Stainless Steel Clutch Line
-New Master Clutch Cylinder
-New Slave Clutch Cylinder
-New Shift Pins
-Clutch Kit (roughly 20k miles)
-New Shift Fork and Throw-out Bearing
-Clutch-pedal spring delete (more direct engagement feedback)
-Cold air intake (available, off car for SMOG compliance)
-Shark ECU Tune
-New Stewart Racing Water Pump (and associated gaskets)
-New Thermostat
-New Thermostat Housing (and associated gaskets)
-New Coolant Hoses (all of them plus new clamps and new rear main seal)
-New Hydraulic Belt Tensioner (AUX belt)
-New Sprung Belt Tensioner (Main belt)
-New Main and Aux belts
-New S54 Behr Radiator
-New Expansion Tank (Only BMW OEM Coolant)
-New Coolant Pulley
-New Oil Separator Pump
-UHMW Solid Engine Mounts (adds vibration to the cabin, but also improves steering feedback)
-Regular Oil and Filter Maintenance (Only Mobil1 5W40 every 5k Miles or 6 Months)
-High Performance Ignition Coils
-New Valve Cover Gasket
-Cleaned Throttle Body
-PU Transmission Mounts
-New Guibo
-New Driveshaft
-New Driveshaft Support Bearing

145k Miles

$11.5k obo


Palo Alto, CA

My Ratings


My Comments

Posted: 3/23/2020 11:45:05 AM by Jon Martin

Price reduced to $8,500 from $11,500

Posted: 9/11/2019 1:29:34 PM by Jon Martin

Lots of greats parts, upgrades and mainteance. The highlight is the Randy Forbes kit thought the CSL wheels look pretty good too. The price seems alright given all the work performed.

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