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Old 08-13-2017, 07:42 AM   #21
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When I want "more power" I just drive downhill.
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Old 08-13-2017, 02:46 PM   #22
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The elephant in the room, of course, is the M54B30.
Cheap, easy, well- known and improves torque quite a bit.
Cheaper than many of the modifications listed above-
in fact, a wrecked donor AND an engine refresh probably would
be cheaper than many listed above!
And then it's done.

And then for those who want even more, there's the S54....
...but that may break the budget....

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Who's into seeing elephants, really...
This is by far the most sensible power upgrade for a 325. It's a plug-n-play swap. A nice bonus is the higher diff gear ratio that the 325 has vs the 330. I did this swap in one of my two 2004 325Ci's and the difference between driving them is obvious.
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