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      08-20-2012, 04:14 PM   #20
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Drives: 08 E90 M3, 99 E36 M3 Turbo
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Concord, NH

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Originally Posted by CanAutM3 View Post
Iterresting approach, I like it . Seems like a simpler installation and no issues with rubbing. It most probably is not as efficient as a full backing plate setup but it should improve cooling a little. I use my car in the winter, so a full backing plate setup is out of the question for me. This could be an alternative.

Please post an update after you ran it at the track .
Why can't you use a backing plate in the winter if you remove the ducting? I have backing plates on my turbo E36M3 and drive it in the winter with no ducting. I do not cap the duct tubes on the plates, though I suppose I could.