View Full Version : motor mounts anything better than stock

Lee in Ottawa
10-04-2004, 10:51 PM
Can I replace my motor mounts on the 535 with anything beafer?? Same goes for the tranny mounts??

10-05-2004, 01:02 PM
tranny mounts = UUC Tranny mount enforcers.

or RE tranny mounts:

As for engine mounts... I wonder if these would work (they are meant for E30 325i) http://www.vacmotorsports.com/db/images/vac-saemk-e30.jpg

Lee in Ottawa
10-05-2004, 01:05 PM
Thanks, I really need motor mounts. There so bad that when i floor it my fan hits the hood. My hood is ruined nowit has a big dent from the fan. I dind't even notice it. I want stronger stuff cause shes getting boosted this winter.

10-05-2004, 01:21 PM
Ok, the stock motor mounts are fine for the 5 series, no need for something heavy duty (this is my opinion.)

As for transmission mounts, you can install the 320i mounts, they are heavy duty and available without breaking the piggy bank. (15 - 20 Cdn each)

Never had a problem on my 535i with the stock engine mounts, the turbo 535i is also running on the stock engine mounts and 320i tranny mounts.

10-05-2004, 01:37 PM
what turbo 535i?

10-05-2004, 01:55 PM
Dave's 535i 300 + HP rear wheel soon to be intercooled and water injected.

Lee in Ottawa
10-05-2004, 04:31 PM
What year 320i? e36 i'm assuming

10-05-2004, 04:34 PM
23 71 1 175 424, Transmission Mount 5 speed.
320i from '77 till '83 E21...

I can get them if you want. They are 21 Cdn each at the dealership.

Lee in Ottawa
10-05-2004, 04:36 PM
How much for the engine mounts and and the tranny mounts?

10-05-2004, 04:41 PM
check your PM for car details

10-07-2004, 01:06 AM
**** i break them on a 318

10-11-2004, 01:50 PM
**** i break them on a 318

lol, my friend had two broken engine mounts on his e36 318. The engine was just resting there, but not physically attached except at the tranny mounts.