The complete automotive resource for buyers, sellers, and owners like you.
Car, Truck and SUV Forums at Roadfly
+ Bentley Forums
+ BMW Forums
+ Cadillac Forums
+ Chevrolet Forums
+ Ferrari Forums
+ Jaguar Forums
+ Lamborghini Forums
+ Lotus Forums
+ Mercedes-Benz Forums
+ Maserati Forums
+ MINI Forums
+ Porsche Forums
+ General Discussion
+ Marketplace Forums
Re: WHAT WOULD YOU DO FOR $2,000??? (archive)

[ Follow Ups ] [ 5-series (E28) Message Board ] [ Msg. Board FAQ ]

Posted by RA/Bob G. on February 01, 2001 at 01:08:01:

In Reply to: WHAT WOULD YOU DO FOR $2,000??? posted by James on January 31, 2001 at 20:06:54:

O.K. all you E28ers: Let's hear what you would do, if you were limited to a $2,000 parts budget, to increase the performance of your 535 (don't factor labor). Let's assume it's bone stock (TRX 390's and all!) and mechanically perfect. Include manufacturers' names.

I have an excellent system for e28 535i's.Here's a start....
Start with a chip(6500rpm or higher),gearing change,and proper size wheels/tires to your driving style.Of course I have all of this (chip-$175///diff-$300/400///wheels& tires $ 500/800 used)....add 7series front brakes($500/700) and you have a whole different car.Ask me how I know........

Follow Ups:

[ Follow Ups ] [ 5-series (E28) Message Board ] [ Msg. Board FAQ ]
Questions, comments, or problems, please visit the Roadfly help desk. Logo © 1997 - 2018 Jump Internet Inc. All rights reserved.