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E34 (1989 - 1995)

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Old 01-18-2006, 11:12 PM
bimmerider2004 bimmerider2004 is offline
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Mein Auto: 1995 BMW 525i
transmission grinding

hello, i drive a 1995 bmw 525i (e34). recently the transmission has been grinding/downshifting roughly. i've been quoted up to $2500-$3000 for a new 4 speed auto. how much should i expect to pay for a 5 speed manual swap? thanks.

My 1995 BMW 525i

18' inch ADR Sterling Wheels
Bilstien Shocks
Vogtland Springs
Remus DTM Muffler
Euro Tail Lights
Clear Lights
JVC Head Unit
5 1/4 Kenwoods - front
6 1/2 Alpines - rear
Alpine Amplifier
2 Ten inch Total Mobile Audio Subs (800 Watts RMS - 1600 MAX)

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Old 01-21-2006, 06:49 PM
SharkmanBMW SharkmanBMW is offline
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Mein Auto: '94 540i, '03 330Xi

join there, all your answers are waiting for you!
we talk trannys alot, before you do anything, c heck it out, there are a few resident mechanics there to help.
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