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      03-29-2010, 10:30 AM   #1
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ARRRGGHHH... HELP!!! what air intake system to go for???

hi guys,

i am so sorry for asking... i am sure this has been asked a million times... please help...
really am stumped as to which complete system to get...
technocraft... afe... etc...

thanks in advance...

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      03-29-2010, 10:33 AM   #2
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i would say just stick with the stock one with a BMC filter... its pretty good already
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      03-29-2010, 10:39 AM   #3
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thanks for the really prompt reply scheerspeed...
i am keen to hear that growl intake sound u get from these kits as opposed to the stock which is rather lame in the audio dept...
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      03-29-2010, 11:30 AM   #4
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Stock, with a non-carbon filter.
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      03-29-2010, 11:36 AM   #5
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i would say just stick with the stock one with a BMC filter... its pretty good already
+1.. you not goin to hear much of a growl when you flying down the freeway anyways
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      03-29-2010, 12:06 PM   #6
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Your stock air box is a very efficient CAI, just buy yourself a good drop in filter(AFE,BMC,MS). Use that money towards another mod.
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      03-29-2010, 12:09 PM   #7
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none...get an air filter
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      03-29-2010, 12:38 PM   #8
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Stay stock and get an air filter (BMC or Macht Schnell). If you really want to do a mod, just drop in RPi air scoops or something.
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      03-29-2010, 12:54 PM   #9
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Stay stock and get an air filter (BMC or Macht Schnell). If you really want to do a mod, just drop in RPi air scoops or something.
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A new filter and maybe some scoops will do the job for you. Macht Schnell just released their scoops that we're now selling so you might want to take a look:

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      03-29-2010, 01:06 PM   #10
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If you really want one, they're actually all about the same. I guess it just depends how much money you want to spend. I'm actually considering trying something different and am willing to sell you my Technocraft charge pipe if you're interested. Let me know.
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By the way, is there any CAI or air filter for the M3 E9x by KNFilters? If no, do they plan to do any?
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      03-29-2010, 01:56 PM   #12
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By the way, is there any CAI or air filter for the M3 E9x by KNFilters? If no, do they plan to do any?
Have you seen the stock system?



There's not much room left for improvement, other than the Macht Schnell filters, which are a pre-oiled cotton gauze design and eliminate the restrictive charcoal filter.

There's been very good feedback on the MS filters from other M3 owners, we typically install quite a few a week in our shop.
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      03-29-2010, 10:04 PM   #13
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really great suggestions... thanks so much guys!

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I went with a simple BMC air filter.

All you want, and all you need.
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      03-29-2010, 11:48 PM   #15
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a nice charger pipe also works well
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I went with a simple BMC air filter.

All you want, and all you need.
+1 don't waste your money. You will probably end up SC anyway
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      03-30-2010, 09:00 PM   #17
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The Mach Schnell filter works very nicely.
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Holy Shiat My Man Get The Filter Element W/scoops And Spend The Rest On An Exhaust And Tune.

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