driveline compatibility?

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driveline compatibility?

Postby sonic reducer » Wed Jun 11, 2014 3:59 am

are coupes and verts the same driveshaft length? I'm about to do a 5sp swap with a '87 coupe and a '88 vert as the donor car. an '88 vert would have the getrag 260 correct?
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Re: driveline compatibility?

Postby Yoshi » Wed Jun 11, 2014 11:11 am

I would assume so. the subframes and stuff swap so I would assume the drive shafts would. Just make sure it's a small/large guibo that matches with your trans. Though, I'm not 100%. I'm more like 90% sure.
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Re: driveline compatibility?

Postby 87e30 » Wed Jun 11, 2014 12:17 pm

Check part numbers on realoem.com?
Schwarz 5-speed 87 325is (newest project)
Arktisblau 5-speed 86 325e (current DD)
Schwarz 5-speed 87 325e (parts car/LS1 swap?)
Gazellenbeige automatic 85 318i (70,000 miles)
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