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      03-14-2009, 05:14 PM   #1
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GSP style peal for the E90 - gauging interest

There are a few of you who are probably very familiar with the SMG replacement pedal offered by GSP for the E46. I have one on my E46 and it is one of my favorite mods. Essentially it replaces the stock pedal with a much stiffer and wider unit that makes it easier to left foot brake at the track. The travel is shorter, and when combined with a BBK, is has a very good feel compared to the stock unit.

I am going to work with a friend who manufactures spare parts for the military to produce a similar unit for the E9X DCT. I am 3-4 months away from having a production unit ready. I was only planning to make one, but if you are interested please send me a PM. The price is likely to be >$1000 for the limited volume.

E46 M3 SMG unit for reference, what I am shooting for:
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      03-14-2009, 06:16 PM   #2
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Just curious....Couldnt you just make a wider pedal adaptor that screws into the existing pedal?

I dont think the stock pedal is bad...Im sure its 400% overengineered to not break.

Is it really nescessary to replace the entire assembly? Seems like this could be solved with a $100 part vs $1k.


Just my 2 cents.
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A lot of people just bought the stock brake from the 335i Automatic...it offers a wider brake pedal and at least for the E46 M3, the E46 330i Automatic pedal fit fine. I'm guessing the same for the 335i to M3 conversion would also work.
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      03-15-2009, 06:44 PM   #5
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All I can say is "That's not a knife....this is a knife!"

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"It's not the having, it's the getting"

In any case, the GSP pedal had a shorter travel, required more force, and had zero deflection. Only one pedal is worthy.
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