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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 12-23-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 282
Posted By E34_Obsession
E34 manual transmission help!

My car is 91 525i... Had been swapped to a 5 speed with parts from a 93 525i...

Have a Getrag 260 manual, not the ZF manual...

Car has 115,XXX miles, transmission has somewhere around...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-25-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 180
Posted By E34_Obsession
Looking for S52 stock Headers.

Please contact me if you have a pair of stock factory S52 headers that you would be willing to sell.

Lukicnick@rocketmail.com


1991 525i M-sport
1999 Tacoma Xtracab Prerunner
2008 Tacoma...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-29-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 448
Posted By E34_Obsession
Ok, I didn't intend sarcasm. But I do go very...

Ok, I didn't intend sarcasm. But I do go very hard on this car. But I'm also not game on spending $500 at a shop for driveline work when I'm capable.

Where would I go from this point?


1991...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-29-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 448
Posted By E34_Obsession
E34 Driveshaft Help - Needs more strength

Um, I wasn't aware that it takes a mechanic to figure out a problem with a driveshaft...

A shaft shouldn't need to be replaced, rebuilding it should always do the trick, unless E34 shafts aren't...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-29-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 448
Posted By E34_Obsession
E34 Driveshaft Help - Needs more strength

My car - 91 525i Sedan 5 speed M50B25, Getrag 260-5 Trans, 3:23 LSD...

I have been building up this car for drift and autocross events, so lots if engine mods, plenty of suspension and final drive...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-28-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,726
Posted By E34_Obsession
This is where she was a couple years ago....

This is where she was a couple years ago. 455236455237455238


1991 525i M-sport
1999 Tacoma Prerunner
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-28-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,726
Posted By E34_Obsession
Thanks. Took a couple years to make it look...

Thanks. Took a couple years to make it look decent.


1991 525i M-sport
1999 Tacoma Prerunner
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-28-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,726
Posted By E34_Obsession
How much did you pay for your e34? What's it worth to you

My 91 525i... $600 purchase in 2011... Can't even put a price tag on it now...

Been through multiple trips out of state, days of track abuse, brought me home from parties, and it never let me...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-25-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 270
Posted By E34_Obsession
I would go BMW McGard over Gorilla anyway, and...

I would go BMW McGard over Gorilla anyway, and wen purchasing new tires in the future, go with the 225's. They perform better.


1991 525i M-sport
1999 Tacoma Prerunner
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-25-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 270
Posted By E34_Obsession
That setup will work, and will work ok as far as...

That setup will work, and will work ok as far as ride quality is concerned... but 215's are a little too baloney and mushy for an E34. You would experience some tire roll around corners given you...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-28-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 511
Posted By E34_Obsession
The DME is the fancy term for the actual engine...

The DME is the fancy term for the actual engine control module or ECU.

Its just Like any other electronic chip or device out there, one day it can work, then the next it can die.

It might not...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-28-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 633
Posted By E34_Obsession
I have done the drivability test with each...

I have done the drivability test with each sensor. I'm probably looking at a bad engine temperature sensor (blue sensor) but not entirely sure yet. Stil investagating.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-28-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 511
Posted By E34_Obsession
Car starts but dies even if you give it gas

Had this problem with my 91. My DME Module went bad. They go for about the same price as a full tank of premium fuel on eBay.

It wouldn't be an ICV if you give it gas and it dies right away.
...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-27-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 633
Posted By E34_Obsession
I will try disconnecting the TPS and I'll look in...

I will try disconnecting the TPS and I'll look in to the Blue sensor within the next hour. Will report back. Thank you all for the feedback.

-Nick
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-27-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,323
Posted By E34_Obsession
91 525i Automatic (4HP22) Transmission Not Shifting

Car is fixed now.

Kick down switch was seized, used WD40 and now works good.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-27-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 633
Posted By E34_Obsession
It's a 1991 model and therefore the stomp test...

It's a 1991 model and therefore the stomp test does not work.

It is not throwing any code(s), no warning lights are illuminated.

As far as drivability test, disconnected the MAF, TPS, Temp...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-27-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 633
Posted By E34_Obsession
E34 Idle Problem

1991 525i, M50B25 non Vanos

Starts and drives excellent, however when warm, idles rough and often jumps or surges between 1-2k RPM randomly.

While driving, the car has no loss of power, not...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-03-2013, 10:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By E34_Obsession
M systems II Throwing Stars

M systems II Throwing Stars
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-03-2013, 09:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By E34_Obsession
Control arm bushings? Ok, now my question is am I...

Control arm bushings? Ok, now my question is am I going to have to replace the whole arm or is it like my Toyota pickup and can I replace just the bushings?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-02-2013, 10:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By E34_Obsession
Horrible Wheel Wobble Above 45ish

Horrible wheel wobble about 45 mph, literally shakes the whole car. Im convinced that my front tires are unbalanced (need replacement) but is there anything else that could cause this? Suspension...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-18-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,065
Posted By E34_Obsession
20mpg on an M30B35?!?!?!? My M50B25 averages...

20mpg on an M30B35?!?!?!? My M50B25 averages 16-17 city and 21 highway.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-16-2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 452
Posted By E34_Obsession
Ok thanks. I put one in a month ago and it...

Ok thanks. I put one in a month ago and it exploded coming home from work. Well I did not know there are two different sizes. It came from a V8 junk car.
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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-11-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 452
Posted By E34_Obsession
1991 525i driveshaft flex-disc help

Driving home yesterday, the whole car started to shake, under light and hard acceleration. Took it home, put it on jack stands, and the flex-disc was sheared off completely. What would cause this?!?...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-07-2013, 12:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,323
Posted By E34_Obsession
Car had all gears, it just hangs in them and...

Car had all gears, it just hangs in them and doesn't shift when it should.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-04-2013, 12:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,323
Posted By E34_Obsession
91 525i Automatic (4HP22) Transmission Not Shifting

I have a 91 24 valve with the 4 speed auto... It works fine driving around town and such, but the minute you smash the gas pedal it hangs in the gear and refuses to downshift for a few seconds... I...
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