1997 BMW M3 for sale in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

1997 BMW M3 - S52 OBD1 - 5 speed - Lots of recent maintenance

  • Make: BMW
  • Model: M3
  • Type: Coupe
  • Trim: Base
  • Year: 1997
  • Mileage: 158,000
  • VIN: WBSBG9325VEY74353
  • Color: White
  • Engine size: S52B32US OBD1
  • Number of cylinders: 6
  • Power options: Air Conditioning
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Gray
  • Drive side: Left-hand drive
  • Safety options: Anti-Lock Brakes, Driver Airbag, Passenger Airbag, Side Airbags
  • Options: Bluetooth Audio, Sunroof
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
  • Interested? Contact seller!

1997 BMW M3 Base Description

Details as of 154,000 miles:
  • 105,000 mile motor from 98 M3 - Sedan - Auto / OBD1 S52
  • 65,000 mile transmission from 95 M3
  • RKTunes OBD1S52 chip
  • All maintenance and repairs performed at professional shops
  • eBay SS headers, custom catless midpipe, Supersprint Sport catback
  • 1 Dent on Driver's A-Pillar (very small)
  • NO RUST. NO WINTERS.
  • Stored indoors, covered. Only driven on nice days. Minimal rain exposure.
  • Some paint damage in engine bay, small scratches - easily concealed
  • Complete rear suspension, cooling, steering, gasket(s) overhaul in last 2k miles
  • Low mile used AC system installed, works great, blows ice cold
  • DJ Auto headlights w/ FX-R retrofit
  • Eibach springs

Maintenance in the last 10k miles (ALL NEW PARTS)
  • Waterpump
  • Radiator
  • Coolant hoses
  • Thermostat
  • Fan & Fan Clutch
  • Powersteering Hoses
  • Powersteering Reservoir
  • Powersteering Cooler
  • Starter
  • Alternator
  • Motor Mounts
  • Transmission Mounts
  • Valve Cover Gasket
  • Intake Manifold Gaskets
  • RTABs
  • Oil Pan Gasket
  • Front & Rear Koni Inserts
  • Rear Upper/Lower Ball Joints
  • Clutch / Pressure Plate
  • Throwout Bearing
  • e34 540i shifter (similar to z3)
  • Shifter bushings
  • Rear shock mounts
  • Alignment & Yokohama Advan V105 Tires


List is incomplete and I am forgetting tons of stuff, but that goes without saying. Over 6k was spent in the last 10k miles on this car just getting it to be perfect.
Car has a slightly color mismatching trunk lid that I put on to eliminate the spoiler without having to do any bondo work or anything
Willing to ship the car anywhere in the CONUS. Have shipped multiple cars and am comfortable with the process so long as the funds are cleared.