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      05-31-2009, 01:08 PM   #1
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What is this Exhaust? (JB e92 at Center BMW)

I'm looking to buy an e92 m3 and when I was at the dealership yesterday, (Center BMW, Sherman Oaks, CA), I saw a JB e92 (customer car) with one of the best sounding exhausts I've ever heard. The tips weren't rolled but they were thicker than what eisenmann has. There was also a resonator in the tips. I looked at the tips up close but there was no brand name engraved on them. I know it's going to be hard to tell, but does anybody have an idea of what they could have been? Maybe the owner is on here, his car had MFest, eurotuner, and H&R stickers.
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      05-31-2009, 01:51 PM   #2
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What finish were the tips? Chrome? Satin?

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      05-31-2009, 01:55 PM   #3
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I believe they were satin.
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      05-31-2009, 02:16 PM   #4
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      05-31-2009, 03:33 PM   #5
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Sounds like it was an Akrapovic exhaust system.

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      05-31-2009, 10:01 PM   #7
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Yea it was me. Wasn't Akrapovic. Check my signature.
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So was it a custom exhaust by some exhaust shop called Elite? Pictures?

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So was it a custom exhaust by some exhaust shop called Elite? Pictures?

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Yes its a custom shop here in Los Angeles. I'll try to snap some pics but I am super busy this week so I don't know if I can. Tightie had a very similar setup on his car so you can try searching and im sure there are pictures. Let me know if you have any other questions.
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ELITE FTW! everyone go get one! I made the switch !
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^ offtopic but I think I'll be going to that Van Nuys meet!
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      10-10-2009, 11:10 AM   #12
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Aren't you a little late?
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It's for sale... http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=309054

Damn, just realized this is an old thread.
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      10-11-2009, 01:45 AM   #14
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It's for sale... http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=309054

Damn, just realized this is an old thread.
haha... it's okay. shit happens..
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      10-18-2009, 09:50 PM   #15
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^ offtopic but I think I'll be going to that Van Nuys meet!
lol it wasnt off topic! u didnt come.....!!
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