BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

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


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > M3 (E90 / E92 / E93) > M3 Photos/Video/Media Gallery
 
BPM Sport
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      02-28-2010, 05:27 PM   #1
doba_s
Major General
doba_s's Avatar
United_States
148
Rep
6,099
Posts

 
Drives: M3, 1M
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: San Francisco

iTrader: (26)

Send a message via Skype™ to doba_s
Arrow Alekshop joins Akrapovic club





Appreciate 0
      02-28-2010, 06:09 PM   #2
Turbo>NA
xbox gamertag: HuGeBluEmOnKeY
Turbo>NA's Avatar
Armenia
85
Rep
3,762
Posts

 
Drives: M-Sport LCI
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: SoCal (626)

iTrader: (2)

Beside the big ass price tag. Why is the exhaust so popular?
__________________

E92 335i alpine white | black dokota | auto | zpp | zsp | heated | iPod
- ltbmw : vorsteiner : linea corsa : h&r : k&n : e92-lighting : expectalot-vinyl -
--GONE--
Appreciate 0
      02-28-2010, 06:15 PM   #3
doba_s
Major General
doba_s's Avatar
United_States
148
Rep
6,099
Posts

 
Drives: M3, 1M
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: San Francisco

iTrader: (26)

Send a message via Skype™ to doba_s
The price of the system is not that much higher compare to other brands.

This is incredibly well build system, 32 lbs lighter compare to the stock and has a nice, deep exotic sound with no drone.
Appreciate 0
      02-28-2010, 06:18 PM   #4
MMMorish
Just call me J.J. McClure
MMMorish's Avatar
Canada
58
Rep
2,836
Posts

 
Drives: E92 M3 & C4 Corvette
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Toronto

iTrader: (5)

Congrats! That's a nice system. Slip on or full?
__________________
MODS: Meisterschaft GT Racing Exhaust / BMC Air Filter / UUC SSK & DSSR (Modded)/ RPI Scoops / Passport SRX Hardwired / Custom Wrap 3M Clearbra / 20% Tint / 50% Windshield Tint / Key Hole Delete / Matted Out Accessories / VRS Type II Diffuser / Smoked Reflectors / Euphoria 6K LED Interior Lights / Rear Fog Light Mod / 6000K HID's / 6500K LUX H8 Angel Eyes / RDash License Plate LED Kit / LED Xenon Reverse Lights
"M3 drivers have no friends"
Appreciate 0
      02-28-2010, 06:59 PM   #5
major_kusanagi
SWARM & COIN
major_kusanagi's Avatar
United_States
6
Rep
465
Posts

 
Drives: 09 AW/FR/CF E92 M3
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: SF, CA

iTrader: (3)

looks awesome, buddy. can't wait to hear the exhaust note in person! do you feel the stated gains?
Appreciate 0
      02-28-2010, 08:18 PM   #6
Epacy2
Major
34
Rep
1,254
Posts

 
Drives: M3/X5
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: KC

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 M3  [0.00]
2008 M3  [0.00]
The weight of it is the main selling point I see. From the video clips I've heard the sound seems to pretty muted and soft compared to other aftermarket options. Others have expressed this view as well
Obviously, it would be better to hear it in person.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      02-28-2010, 09:11 PM   #7
bavarian19
General
bavarian19's Avatar
United_States
233
Rep
18,815
Posts

 
Drives: Car
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: VA

iTrader: (23)

Appreciate 0
      02-28-2010, 09:25 PM   #8
Turbo>NA
xbox gamertag: HuGeBluEmOnKeY
Turbo>NA's Avatar
Armenia
85
Rep
3,762
Posts

 
Drives: M-Sport LCI
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: SoCal (626)

iTrader: (2)

Quote:
Originally Posted by doba_s View Post
The price of the system is not that much higher compare to other brands.

This is incredibly well build system, 32 lbs lighter compare to the stock and has a nice, deep exotic sound with no drone.
I thought this exhaust was like 5-6k worth?
__________________

E92 335i alpine white | black dokota | auto | zpp | zsp | heated | iPod
- ltbmw : vorsteiner : linea corsa : h&r : k&n : e92-lighting : expectalot-vinyl -
--GONE--
Appreciate 0
      02-28-2010, 09:34 PM   #9
John Tanglewood
Porn Star
John Tanglewood's Avatar
48
Rep
2,151
Posts

 
Drives: 09' R8 -- 11' M3 (sold)
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Stamford, CT

iTrader: (9)

How can you post about this exhaust without a sound clip!!!!!!!!!!!

LET ME HEAR IT!!!!!!!!
__________________

My M3 is for sale here
Appreciate 0
      02-28-2010, 10:08 PM   #10
T89
Lieutenant Colonel
T89's Avatar
Switzerland
26
Rep
1,533
Posts

 
Drives: Z4 35i & Mini Cooper S
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Geneva & Joburg

iTrader: (0)




T
Appreciate 0
      02-28-2010, 11:24 PM   #11
SpencerM3
Sauce
SpencerM3's Avatar
United_States
28
Rep
2,026
Posts

 
Drives: 2009 SSII E90 M3
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Los Angeles

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Turbo>NA View Post
Beside the big ass price tag. Why is the exhaust so popular?
Sounds great, build quality of system is above and beyond any other, titanium, weight, I don't know, so many things to mention. I LOVE mine
__________________
2009 E90 M3 | Silverstone II | Black Novillo | HRE P40's | Akrapovic Exhaust | Eibach Pro Kit | Jet Black Kidney Grilles | SSII Side Reflectors | SSII Side Gills | LUX H8 Angel Eyes | Macht Schnell Filter | Tecnocraft Envy Charge Pipe

"M3 drivers have no friends." - Jeremy Clarkson
Appreciate 0
      03-01-2010, 12:04 AM   #12
doba_s
Major General
doba_s's Avatar
United_States
148
Rep
6,099
Posts

 
Drives: M3, 1M
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: San Francisco

iTrader: (26)

Send a message via Skype™ to doba_s
Quote:
Originally Posted by MMMorish View Post
Congrats! That's a nice system. Slip on or full?
I have both Slip On and Evo but today I installed only Slip-On part to drive around and to see how I like it !

It looks like I will be installing Evolution pipes very soon
Appreciate 0
      03-01-2010, 12:06 AM   #13
doba_s
Major General
doba_s's Avatar
United_States
148
Rep
6,099
Posts

 
Drives: M3, 1M
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: San Francisco

iTrader: (26)

Send a message via Skype™ to doba_s
Quote:
Originally Posted by ButterzM View Post
It sounds good! But those that say there is no drone needs to go see a ear specialist.
NO DRONE . Coming from Eisenmann Race I can not be more happier
Appreciate 0
      03-01-2010, 12:09 AM   #14
doba_s
Major General
doba_s's Avatar
United_States
148
Rep
6,099
Posts

 
Drives: M3, 1M
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: San Francisco

iTrader: (26)

Send a message via Skype™ to doba_s
Quote:
Originally Posted by major_kusanagi View Post
looks awesome, buddy. can't wait to hear the exhaust note in person! do you feel the stated gains?
The car definitely pulls stronger and feels lighter and quicker !

I have extra one you should get it

Quote:
Originally Posted by John Tanglewood View Post
How can you post about this exhaust without a sound clip!!!!!!!!!!!

LET ME HEAR IT!!!!!!!!
Sorry I was in a rush and didn't take good pictures or video clips. It will be posted in a few days.
Appreciate 0
      03-01-2010, 12:22 AM   #15
ilidon
Corporal
ilidon's Avatar
Philippines
10
Rep
968
Posts

 
Drives: E92 ///M
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: L.I., NY

iTrader: (9)

Garage List
2009 335i  [3.50]
now i'm really tempted in getting this in the long run... somebody pls. kill the mod bug pls!
__________________
2010 E92 ///M3 AW/FRE
2009 E92 335i- SOLD

Appreciate 0
      03-01-2010, 04:41 PM   #16
gtrokin330
Brigadier General
65
Rep
3,859
Posts

 
Drives: TT
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: LI

iTrader: (7)

Quote:
Originally Posted by doba_s View Post
The car definitely pulls stronger and feels lighter and quicker !
Lol placebo what
Appreciate 0
      03-01-2010, 04:49 PM   #17
skoot3r
BMW n00b
skoot3r's Avatar
United_States
19
Rep
1,146
Posts

 
Drives: 09 e92 M3/ 2013 GMC 2500hd
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: San Jose

iTrader: (4)

Send a message via AIM to skoot3r
Congrats Aleks! Looks super clean!

Are you going to be at the BBQ this Sunday?
__________________
09 SpaceGray M3 DCT
Power: Dinan 3.62, Gintani Race Mufflers, Dinan Intake, Gintani Xpipe, RPi Scoops
Cosmetic: Vrs Poly-Lip, CSL Trunk, LED Interior Lights, LUX H8, Smoked Tails, Challenge Diffuser
Appreciate 0
      03-01-2010, 04:54 PM   #18
aus
Major General
117
Rep
7,405
Posts

 
Drives: Odysse
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Seal Beach, CA

iTrader: (5)

Quote:
Originally Posted by ButterzM View Post
It sounds good! But those that say there is no drone needs to go see a ear specialist.
Are you talkig the full system or just the axle back?
NO ONE has ever mentioned there's drone. I'm really interested in which system you heard. There was also a mention that someone had to bring the car in to have the exhaust adjusted since it moved after it heats up.

I really wish people would be honest about these mods on this board. The member seem to be in bed with the sellers a lot here. This is not directed at doba in any way.

doba, car looks sweet. What ramps are you using and are you lowered?
__________________
Let me get this straight... You are swapping out parts designed by some of the top engineers in the world because some guys sponsored by a company told you it's "better??" But when you ask the same guy about tracking, "oh no, I have a kid now" or "I just detailed my car." or "i just got new tires."
Appreciate 0
      03-01-2010, 06:01 PM   #19
doba_s
Major General
doba_s's Avatar
United_States
148
Rep
6,099
Posts

 
Drives: M3, 1M
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: San Francisco

iTrader: (26)

Send a message via Skype™ to doba_s
Quote:
Originally Posted by skoot3r View Post
Congrats Aleks! Looks super clean!

Are you going to be at the BBQ this Sunday?
Thanks Art,

I might stop by if the weather is OK ...
Appreciate 0
      03-01-2010, 06:03 PM   #20
Ca$hOnly
Major
Ca$hOnly's Avatar
United_States
20
Rep
1,078
Posts

 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: In ur fridge, eatin ur foodz

iTrader: (5)

Quote:
Originally Posted by aus View Post
Are you talkig the full system or just the axle back?
NO ONE has ever mentioned there's drone. I'm really interested in which system you heard. There was also a mention that someone had to bring the car in to have the exhaust adjusted since it moved after it heats up.

I really wish people would be honest about these mods on this board. The member seem to be in bed with the sellers a lot here. This is not directed at doba in any way.

doba, car looks sweet. What ramps are you using and are you lowered?
Don't worry about this guy claiming there is drone. There is none. He's probably never even heard the exhaust and is just trolling. Just find someone close to you that has it and listen for yourself. Full system or slip on it doesn't matter. No drone, zero, zip. And I am VERY senstive to drone.

You can adjust the tips yourself if you feel the need. There is no reason to bring the car in again. Mines got 600 miles on it now and fits just like it did the first day.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      03-01-2010, 06:08 PM   #21
doba_s
Major General
doba_s's Avatar
United_States
148
Rep
6,099
Posts

 
Drives: M3, 1M
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: San Francisco

iTrader: (26)

Send a message via Skype™ to doba_s
Quote:
Originally Posted by aus View Post
Are you talkig the full system or just the axle back?
NO ONE has ever mentioned there's drone. I'm really interested in which system you heard. There was also a mention that someone had to bring the car in to have the exhaust adjusted since it moved after it heats up.

I really wish people would be honest about these mods on this board. The member seem to be in bed with the sellers a lot here. This is not directed at doba in any way.

doba, car looks sweet. What ramps are you using and are you lowered?
My honest opinion there is NO drone with slip-on version.

I got engaged and my fiance told me not to get anything loud so she can drive the car. Yesterday she told me that she can't even see the difference while driving normal ... But when you step on it, you can hear very nice and deep sound.

I used regular ramps from Kragen which were around $35. The car is lowered on Dinan springs.
Appreciate 0
      03-01-2010, 06:09 PM   #22
Nate@IND
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
Nate@IND's Avatar
479
Rep
10,441
Posts


 
Drives: BMW
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Chicago

iTrader: (19)

Congrats man Akra makes one of the best systems for the M. I hope they make an E46 M3 system.
__________________
Appreciate 0
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 11:31 PM.




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