Originally posted by crusher
Ask him to show you the trunk, check for any cracking there.. I believe you already know the diff problem which tends to crack the trunk from too much heavy driving.
Interior are pretty much consistant, old and new has the option of solid black or two tone interior.
Both m coupe comes with power seats..
new m coupe has the gray gauge like the new M3
There's no stock cup holders, those are optional or you can get them from LeatherZ.com for a couple of $
There is no arm rest.. you can get them from leatherz.com too
the transmission is pretty much the same both have 5 speed manual
some M coupe has premium which has sunroof, Cargo Net, and headlight washers..
sunroof only goes up and down
Old M coupe's rims are plain chrome which newer M coupes has shadow chrome rims.
Both has the same wheel specs you can plug rims to the older to the new and back
both m coupe uses the same oil 10w60 castrol rs
actually, the s52 uses regular 5w30 synthetic....the s54 takes the crazy expensive 10w60....
either way, the car will run amazing...i've had(have) both.
check out www.368s.com
for more info on the changes by model year under reference section.