View Full Version : E30 clusters

06-13-2006, 09:16 PM
I'm still somewhat new to the BMW world, and it's pretty confusing (came here from years with Honduhs), so expect quite a few more n00b threads.

and to start off this flurry, what gauge cluster is this and are they interchangeable?


06-13-2006, 09:22 PM
The red needles are usually found on e30 m3s.

But it isn't an //m cluster, it looks like those needles were just painted red and that would be a standard cluster from a 325i/is/ic. I believe.

06-13-2006, 09:24 PM
So does the i/is/ic have a 330kph spedo, or is that some Euro model?

Does anyone have pictures of an eta head in comparison to an i/is head?

06-13-2006, 09:46 PM
hmmm, I didn't notice that.

No idea.

06-13-2006, 10:28 PM
hmmm, I didn't notice that.

No idea.

Hmm... doubt it's just a euro-spec thing, i have an '89 325is ///M that was brought over to Canada from Germany in '93, and it just has a 260 km/h speedo.

craz azn
06-13-2006, 10:45 PM
thats definitly not a stock speed gauge... prolly just an overlay... and the red painted needles = pimp

theres a couple speed gauges... early e30s like 318s, early etas had the 220km speedo. newer e30s like 86+ had the 240 speedo, and the M3 has the 260 speedo... never more than that to my knowledge.