Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > BMW Model Discussions > M Series > E34 M5 (1988-1995)

E34 M5 (1988-1995)

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 09-05-2012, 01:07 PM
fahrhaus fahrhaus is offline
Officially Welcomed to the 'Fest
Location: NY/DC
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 234
Mein Auto: 2002tii, 540iA, Z4M Rdstr
E34 M5 or 2002tii?

Just curious as to thoughts on this...
I'm considering replacing my '72 2002tii with a '91 M5. Similar usage (weekend toy). Unfortunately, the 2002 is just too low-geared for the sustained 85mph cruising speeds in CA and without A/C, unbearable in the 90+ degree heat so I'm looking for a better highway car with air conditioning.
I'd love to hear what you guys have experienced in terms of maintenance schedules and costs on your M5s.
Thanks in advance for any advice!
Reply With Quote
Advertisement
  #2  
Old 12-13-2012, 11:30 AM
Josh429er Josh429er is offline
Officially Welcomed to the 'Fest
Location: Saukville, Wi
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 233
Mein Auto: 1989 BMW 535i
I agree I've driven a 2002 daily for a couple months. It's fun, no doubt but I'm personally not into that car. Love it, but I don't lol. It feels like your shifting a tractor, and the gears are Sooooo short.

M5 all the way!
__________________
2003 GMC Sierra SLT 2500HD CC/SB
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Forum Navigation
Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > BMW Model Discussions > M Series > E34 M5 (1988-1995)
Today's Posts Search
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On



Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:40 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2011 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms