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      07-15-2009, 11:12 AM   #14
MMMorish
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Originally Posted by Nawaaz View Post
hmmm....Maybe I should get this new updated BMC. I had my mind set on the MS, especially since almost everyone had good things to say about it. I know most of these air filters are the same, but does the BMC gain as much power as the MS?

I read that the MS provides a 6 hp gain.
I like the BMC because a lot of F1, Le Mans, and Superbike racing teams use them so you know that you're getting a product from a company that has track proven results. It doesn't get any better than F1 and Le Mans as your testing grounds.

As far as hp gains go, I have no proof or technical data to prove that but I doubt you will ever feel 6hp on a car that has 414 to begin with. I'm happy just knowing that the car breathes better than it did with the paper OEM filter.

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Originally Posted by akh23456 View Post
guys at fabspeed are awesome to work with
Yeah, Joey was really cool and informative. The filter was also shipped to me with 2 days of placing my order. I will deal with them again.

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Originally Posted by John@BMW View Post
it looks like they added a little rubber black insert into the 'hole' on the far end of the filter. My filter did not have that so I had to make my own!
That is exactly what they did. I'm not sure if they did anything else, but it came with it pre installed and also had an extra one depending on the application (US/Canadian car vs. European Car).

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Originally Posted by riyatch View Post
im interested. why would this filter be better than ms or the ape filter?

please pm me price.
I'm not saying it is better than MS, APE or aFe, the quality of the filter itself is very well put together and ships directly from Bologna, Italy. Even the instruction was filled with detailed photos and written in 4 international languages.

Give Joey at Fabspeed a shout and he'll give you a quote on the filter.


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