BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > E90/E92 M3 Technical Topics > Engine, Transmission, Exhaust, Drivetrain, ECU Software Modifications
 
EclipsisNA
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      09-11-2008, 02:19 PM   #23
MJC///M3
Colonel
 
MJC///M3's Avatar
 
Drives: 09 SSII E92 M3
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Bronx, NYC

Posts: 2,327
iTrader: (0)

looks intense!
__________________
"You will get there, but it is up to you and you alone. It is what you are willing to do, and how you are willing to get there. You must be relentless, you must be tireless, you must pursue at all costs, so that you are ready, when the time is right." -Dad
MJC///M3 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      09-11-2008, 03:01 PM   #24
chicagobimmerboy
First Lieutenant
 
chicagobimmerboy's Avatar
 
Drives: Un esotico Italiano ;)
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Chicago suburbs

Posts: 363
iTrader: (0)

Wonder if that is enough power.... LOL
chicagobimmerboy is offline   Italy
0
Reply With Quote
      09-11-2008, 03:10 PM   #25
KonigsTiger
Racying Dynamics
 
KonigsTiger's Avatar
 
Drives: E92M3 RS46 Club Sport, others
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Dweller

Posts: 4,398
iTrader: (0)

Well 600+ hp for this car is just amazing!!!
__________________
==================================================
KonigsTiger is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      09-13-2008, 10:16 AM   #26
Roman@ESS
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
Roman@ESS's Avatar
 
Drives: ESS Supercharged E92 M3
Join Date: May 2007
Location: AZ

Posts: 2,503
iTrader: (5)

Quote:
Originally Posted by BMW-M-Mexico View Post
Thanks for the info.

Well, they are in San Diego, that's a big plus for me. There web site seems serious enough but am rather curious as to why the ECU reflash for the E90s 335 yields only 286hp , even if this is whp, it seems awfully low to me. Same for the 330 at about 230hp with reflash.

Nothing on the M regarding SC, suppose I'll have to call them up.
ESS has been doing FI for BMW's since 1995. They have done business in Europe mostly over the years so most of North America has yet to get familiar with them. They do all of their own software tuning. The software listed on the web site is stage one. It is a conservative tune that will be relesed at an attractive price point. You will see a stage two and most likely a stage three for the 335 very soon. The E92 M3 software is being released now and the SC is in development so there is no official info being released on the SC at this time.

If you have any other questions feel free to PM me
__________________
Web: www.esstuning.com
Email: Roman@esstuning.com
Phone: (480) 525-9155
Like us on Facebook
Follow us on Instagram esstuning
Roman@ESS is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      09-13-2008, 12:27 PM   #27
PunjabiM3
Lieutenant Colonel
 
PunjabiM3's Avatar
 
Drives: R8 5.2 6MT
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Oro Valley, AZ

Posts: 1,758
iTrader: (1)

The wheels and the orange color are hideous.
__________________
2012 Audi R8 V10, 6MT, Suzuka Gray, Larini Clubsport exhaust, Klassen M52R, GMG springs, Satin Black badges
2012 Audi A6 3.0T Prestige, Moonlight Blue
2014 BMW 528i, Space Gray
Previous: 11 e82 1M, Several 911's & M3's
PunjabiM3 is offline   India
0
Reply With Quote
      09-13-2008, 03:39 PM   #28
swamp2
Major General
 
swamp2's Avatar
 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: San Diego, CA USA

Posts: 9,939
iTrader: (1)

Am I the only one laughing at the absolutely terrible grammar, diction and writing in general used in the orginial post? It sounds like a translation using google beginning with the wrong language.

ENGLISH PLEASE.
swamp2 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      09-13-2008, 03:58 PM   #29
southlight
Moderator / European Editor
 
southlight's Avatar
 
Drives: BMW
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Germany

Posts: 6,746
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by swamp2 View Post
Am I the only one laughing at the absolutely terrible grammar, diction and writing in general used in the orginial post? It sounds like a translation using google beginning with the wrong language.
It wasn't me.


Best regards, south
__________________
Those forums...WHY NOT?


JOIN THE 6MT CLUB GROUP
southlight is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      09-14-2008, 12:32 PM   #30
KonigsTiger
Racying Dynamics
 
KonigsTiger's Avatar
 
Drives: E92M3 RS46 Club Sport, others
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Dweller

Posts: 4,398
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by swamp2 View Post
Am I the only one laughing at the absolutely terrible grammar, diction and writing in general used in the orginial post? It sounds like a translation using google beginning with the wrong language.

ENGLISH PLEASE.
Sure did!!
__________________
==================================================
KonigsTiger is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      09-14-2008, 02:09 PM   #31
aut0sh0cker
meh
 
aut0sh0cker's Avatar
 
Drives: E92 335i, 997.2 C4S
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: 91362

Posts: 1,758
iTrader: (2)

DAAAAMMMNN!!!

but for the cost will it be worth it? I mean spending basically $100k for a S/C M3? there are plenty of other cars I would consider for that kind of money, but damn whoever gets this is gonna have one badass piece of German engineering!
aut0sh0cker is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      09-14-2008, 03:36 PM   #32
e46e92love
Brigadier General
 
e46e92love's Avatar
 
Drives: e92 ///M3; X3 (wife's)
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: The East Side of Things

Posts: 3,026
iTrader: (0)

Send a message via AIM to e46e92love
Quote:
Originally Posted by Socale92 View Post
i dont think dinan is going to be any better, maybe 25-30k instead of 40....
Yeah, by I would rather spend 30-40K on a stroker engine from Dinan than a FI mod from anyone, because at least the stroker kit isn't redefining the engine. This engine was never intended for FI.....
__________________

"...it's not about the money and not about the brand of the car, it's about handling,performance and passion......And that, no other car has all together like an M3........when you talk about the most complete car the M is invincible." --Tony Kanaan.
e46e92love is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      09-14-2008, 03:38 PM   #33
e46e92love
Brigadier General
 
e46e92love's Avatar
 
Drives: e92 ///M3; X3 (wife's)
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: The East Side of Things

Posts: 3,026
iTrader: (0)

Send a message via AIM to e46e92love
Quote:
Originally Posted by swamp2 View Post
Am I the only one laughing at the absolutely terrible grammar, diction and writing in general used in the orginial post? It sounds like a translation using google beginning with the wrong language.

ENGLISH PLEASE.
+1.....seriously!!
__________________

"...it's not about the money and not about the brand of the car, it's about handling,performance and passion......And that, no other car has all together like an M3........when you talk about the most complete car the M is invincible." --Tony Kanaan.
e46e92love is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      09-14-2008, 04:47 PM   #34
slipknot
Lieutenant
 
slipknot's Avatar
 
Drives: omega 2.5
Join Date: May 2008
Location: rotterdam

Posts: 413
iTrader: (0)

that orange box sucks , they should hire a designer or something, great job on the engine tho , amg killer I only wonder will anyone own it
slipknot is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      09-14-2008, 06:04 PM   #35
GnokGnik
Captain
 
Drives: E92 335i, 997 C2S
Join Date: May 2008
Location: SoCal

Posts: 936
iTrader: (0)

*waits
GnokGnik is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      09-14-2008, 07:00 PM   #36
calvino
Lieutenant Colonel
 
Drives: had e90, 330i mystic blue
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Weston,Florida

Posts: 1,926
iTrader: (4)

Garage List
2006 e90 330i  [0.00]
Send a message via Skype™ to calvino
Thumbs down

Orange ? for 40K I will expect carbon fiber
__________________
E90 Mytic Blue 330i 07-20-2006. 05-17-2011
Doesn't the idea of making nature against the law seem to you a bit . . . unnatural? Support NORML
calvino is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      09-14-2008, 08:05 PM   #37
KonigsTiger
Racying Dynamics
 
KonigsTiger's Avatar
 
Drives: E92M3 RS46 Club Sport, others
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Dweller

Posts: 4,398
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by e46e92love View Post
Yeah, by I would rather spend 30-40K on a stroker engine from Dinan than a FI mod from anyone, because at least the stroker kit isn't redefining the engine. This engine was never intended for FI.....
This is a tough call. I agree the engine was not made for FI and personally, since I am going with a stoker engine, I like that option better since there is actually about a 16kg weight reduction and you get at least 520+ bhp plus at least 400 feet pounds of torque. The balance of the car therefore remains 100% the same with maybe a small improvement same throttle response etc…, etc. FI on the other hand will gain 16kg (probably more but don’t know) although 640 bhp will easily overcome that weight gain with slightly deteriorated throttle response and probably some deterioration in balace but the huge advantage of not losing 1% of your power for every 100 meters you gain in altitude (more like 0.4% loss for FI engines) so that when in the Alps, Mexico City, Colorado, etc… or whatever mountains you are in, you will experience a much lesser loss of power. For the track, probably NA stoker is better if there are lots of curbs and FI if there are less curbs or long straights.
__________________
==================================================
KonigsTiger is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      09-14-2008, 09:07 PM   #38
GTAutoConcepts
Colonel
 
GTAutoConcepts's Avatar
 
Drives: WIDE BMW e90,BMW x6 50i
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: San Francisco

Posts: 2,350
iTrader: (2)

g power is crazy... they have a 700+hp e60 m5 supercharger too. damn cool
GTAutoConcepts is offline   Thailand
0
Reply With Quote
      09-14-2008, 10:15 PM   #39
AV9
Brigadier General
 
AV9's Avatar
 
Drives: 2009 e92 m3
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: OC

Posts: 4,287
iTrader: (7)

sick!!! i like those rims!
AV9 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      09-14-2008, 11:30 PM   #40
Year's_End
Local Jabroni
 
Year's_End's Avatar
 
Drives: '08 E92 335i
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: St. Pete, FL

Posts: 12,138
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by BMW-M-Mexico View Post
Wow, is it really $40 grand? And have to send them the engine? Well, so much for that! Is there any other information out there? And boy, that car needs to be lowered NOW and wheels suck!
My thoughts exactly.
__________________
E92 335i: Space Grey|Coral Red|Aluminum Trim

Hold out for the BRZ STI or... Rocket Bunny FRS. Update: Scratch that. I've got a 2015 5.0/6MT with my name on it.
Year's_End is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      09-15-2008, 09:02 AM   #41
ChrisFastM3
Captain
 
ChrisFastM3's Avatar
 
Drives: E46 M3 vert w/ LOTS of mods
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Miami, FL

Posts: 676
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Socale92 View Post
come on AA, where ya at...
I spoke to an AA rep the 1st day I test drove the M3 at South Motors BMW (like 1 mile from AA)

He said that AA has purchased an M3 sedan for testing. They are expecting that they will be able to get more HP out of the 335i. After seeing this, I think they we're wrong........ Can't wait to see what AA's got around the corner
ChrisFastM3 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      09-15-2008, 03:38 PM   #42
ModBargains.com
Banned
 
Drives: JB E92 335i
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: 1721 E. Lambert Rd #C, La Habra, CA 90631

Posts: 13,594
iTrader: (51)

Wow, pretty sweet.
ModBargains.com is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      09-15-2008, 07:22 PM   #43
KonigsTiger
Racying Dynamics
 
KonigsTiger's Avatar
 
Drives: E92M3 RS46 Club Sport, others
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Dweller

Posts: 4,398
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by ChrisFastM3 View Post
I spoke to an AA rep the 1st day I test drove the M3 at South Motors BMW (like 1 mile from AA)

He said that AA has purchased an M3 sedan for testing. They are expecting that they will be able to get more HP out of the 335i. After seeing this, I think they we're wrong........ Can't wait to see what AA's got around the corner
AA bought an M3 and therefore they can get more power out of the 335i? Do you mean the M3, if so, we all know they can get more power, its a matter of how much (power and $$$$ and weight increase).
__________________
==================================================
KonigsTiger is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      09-15-2008, 08:49 PM   #44
JEllis
Brigadier General
 
JEllis's Avatar
 
Drives: E36 M3, E92 M3
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: SD CA/Yuma

Posts: 4,565
iTrader: (4)

Quote:
Originally Posted by BMW-M-Mexico View Post
Thanks for the info.

Well, they are in San Diego, that's a big plus for me. There web site seems serious enough but am rather curious as to why the ECU reflash for the E90s 335 yields only 286hp , even if this is whp, it seems awfully low to me. Same for the 330 at about 230hp with reflash.

Nothing on the M regarding SC, suppose I'll have to call them up.
Those Hp figures are for the 335d and 330d...Diesels baby

Jason
__________________
http://www.m3post.com/forums/signaturepics/sigpic14547_7.gif
JEllis is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:54 AM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST