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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-25-2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 695
Posted By mottati
rough idle is likely tb gaskets, crank case vent...

rough idle is likely tb gaskets, crank case vent plate at back of intake, or intake gaskets themselves. Common and easy to fix.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-25-2012, 03:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,292
Posted By mottati
the boot is larger because the 'outlet' of the...

the boot is larger because the 'outlet' of the airbox is larger, to the mafs. the mafs is larger diameter, to match the larger throttle body. The intake piping from the tb/mafs to the airbox is also...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-12-2009, 11:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,703
Posted By mottati
here's one that might make a few hp, and some...

here's one that might make a few hp, and some great sound.
http://www.evo-s.co.uk/shop/index.php?cPath=6_2377_3331
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-08-2009, 08:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,703
Posted By mottati
you should post this on m5board too, as long as...

you should post this on m5board too, as long as you're posting the same thing on all of the other e34 boards.
Forum: Bimmerfest 2009 Santa Barbara, CA sponsored by HorsepowerFreaks 05-03-2009, 05:36 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 16,932
Posted By mottati
there were two food vendors, one on each side of...

there were two food vendors, one on each side of the field. I waited in a line of 3 people at 1130, i guess if you really wanted a hot dog, you had to wait in the long line though!
Forum: Bimmerfest 2009 Santa Barbara, CA sponsored by HorsepowerFreaks 04-23-2009, 01:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,532
Posted By mottati
haha, at first i thought you meant a bouncer (aka...

haha, at first i thought you meant a bouncer (aka security) to kick the kids out. :rofl:
Forum: Bimmerfest 2009 Santa Barbara, CA sponsored by HorsepowerFreaks 03-21-2009, 12:06 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 11,940
Posted By mottati
just registered for bimmerfest, been a couple...

just registered for bimmerfest, been a couple years for me.
Still trying to work out the family logistics to make it to the caravan. Hoping my wife can come so we can get a weekend away.
Even...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 11-05-2008, 08:13 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 11,785
Posted By mottati
could i get the mf and resid for 08 M3 sedan? ...

could i get the mf and resid for 08 M3 sedan?
thanks.
Forum: E34 M5 (1988-1995) 10-10-2008, 04:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,840
Posted By mottati
dinan makes a nice streetable suspension kit, i...

dinan makes a nice streetable suspension kit, i believe camber plates are no longer listed for the e34, but if you can find them, makes a big difference on the track.

brakes, sure brembo is a nice...
Forum: E34 M5 (1988-1995) 09-25-2008, 09:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,352
Posted By mottati
it should just go out when you fill the washer...

it should just go out when you fill the washer reservoir. if it doesnt the sensor is likely bad.
Forum: Bimmerfest 2008: Santa Barbara, CA 05-05-2008, 08:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,946
Posted By mottati
my kind of economic stimulus plan!

my kind of economic stimulus plan!
Forum: Bimmerfest 2008: Santa Barbara, CA 05-02-2008, 02:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,151
Posted By mottati
yeah, i need to make that happen. Check out...

yeah, i need to make that happen.

Check out the GC booth for me! Have been considering that for my m5.
Mike
Forum: Bimmerfest 2008: Santa Barbara, CA 05-01-2008, 03:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,151
Posted By mottati
how about a discount code for another e34 owner...

how about a discount code for another e34 owner who's not looking for a fight!? :angel:

3/90 M5, SLS already deleted, street driver, maybe a track day or two per year.
Forum: E34 M5 (1988-1995) 02-28-2008, 10:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,879
Posted By mottati
no, and an 88 would be an e28, not an e34.

no, and an 88 would be an e28, not an e34.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-15-2007, 12:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,150
Posted By mottati
i've had poly, they squeeked after a few months...

i've had poly, they squeeked after a few months and i hated them (because of the noise). Liked the feel.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-14-2007, 11:09 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,925
Posted By mottati
my 00 m5 will break 100k miles in the next couple...

my 00 m5 will break 100k miles in the next couple months, owned it since 36k, was a cpo car, no warranty for the past approx. 2 years. No issues, normal maintanance, oil, filters, microfilters,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-14-2007, 10:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,150
Posted By mottati
i did this mod on my m5 a couple years ago and...

i did this mod on my m5 a couple years ago and posted part numbers on m5board.com, if you go there and search x5 bushings you should find it. Don't really need to though, for my car, i went in and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-12-2007, 04:04 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,925
Posted By mottati
most people with m5's will say get the m5, but...

most people with m5's will say get the m5, but you need to be careful with older m5's. Carbon blockage of the secondary smog system can be an expensive fix, and is becoming more common as these cars...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 12-07-2007, 08:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 849
Posted By mottati
thats what was done on my m5, works ok, but i...

thats what was done on my m5, works ok, but i assume the heater function would be better with it in place. I'm not totally clear on when it runs, perhaps it helps circulate coolant when the car is...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 12-07-2007, 04:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 849
Posted By mottati
do you mean the pump does NOT doe much for...

do you mean the pump does NOT doe much for temp/cooling?
my recently purchased 91 m5 had a bad aux pump, so the previous owner bypassed it. I recently found one on ebay, from a guy parting an m5,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-24-2007, 11:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,702
Posted By mottati
i recently added an e34 m5 to my garage (with my...

i recently added an e34 m5 to my garage (with my e39 m5). The e34 is a fun car, not as fast as the e39 m5, but more fun to drive. More lively handling, better steering and brake feel, more tossable....
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 11-21-2007, 11:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 626
Posted By mottati
i do and use them for big projects. For something...

i do and use them for big projects. For something like wheel bearings or suspension work, they are a great time saver.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-17-2007, 12:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 795
Posted By mottati
There is a factory option, pictured below on my...

There is a factory option, pictured below on my and a fellow m5board members m5s. Not the cheapest for sure, but nice because the tow bar detatches, so you don't see anything when it's not in use....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-07-2007, 09:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,877
Posted By mottati
you should be able to find a used set cheaper....

you should be able to find a used set cheaper. Back when i added m audio subs to my 00 m5, the going rate on m5board.com was $100 for the pair! (this was 3-4 years ago, wouldn't think they're worth...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-23-2007, 09:56 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 167,488
Posted By mottati
please don't put an alpina badge on a 520!

please don't put an alpina badge on a 520!
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