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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-13-08, 10:58 PM Thread Starter
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351w in a bmw

i got this crazy idea to put a 5.8 l 4v h.o motor out of an old van (84 i think) into a bmw 318 i it will be a tight squeeze but sould fit. Any one no what the stock horse power # are. Runs good but just doesn't have the rumble at idle a cam can give. What is the hotest cam i can run with leaving everything else stock? This is a low low budget beer drinking adventure for now if all goes well maybe pull it and do a full rebuild next year.
the car only weighs 1800 lbs so should not take much to make it fun.

thanks hope you can help
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Re: 351w in a bmw

318i...put a 318 Mopar in it!
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