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      08-11-2010, 08:19 PM   #1
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A forensic study: Jeremy @ OE Tuning Rocks

First off, let me start by saying this is not a company A vs company B thread, so please: NO BULLSHIT .

I recently switched to Gintani's catless exhaust, so I asked Jeremy to take a look at my file. We did a few baselines, and the car was solid and consistent, but a bit rich. This was Jeremy's old Powerchip tune that I had been running for 10k miles with great success.

After a about an hour and numerous runs Jeremy was able to pick up 11hp peak, and almost 19hp in the midrange. To give you an idea this is how Gintani's dyno reads:

1) Stock e92 M3: 295-300 whp
2) Well modded 6 speed: 360-370 whp
3) Well modded DCT: 350-360 whp

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The current set-up that I have is incredibly stout in the midrange. Dare I say it feels a bit like a C63 ? If any SoCal guys would like to take a ride in it I would be more than happy to oblige.
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Very impressive! Too bad catless is not an option for me.


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Thanks bro . Here's the link to my baseline run on YouTube:

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looking good. Jeremy is a good man. Lots of companies bring their customer's cars to him
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this only confirms what i already knew =)
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Awesome results!
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      08-11-2010, 10:46 PM   #7
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Great numbers. Jeremy and oetuning do great work
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Nice gains! Are you still getting a supercharger?
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Thanks man, I'm definitely going to supercharge it. I'm just waiting for some test results to make sure I don't have full-blown bone cancer . Once I get those results, I'm there!

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Thanks man, I'm definitely going to supercharge it. I'm just waiting for some test results to make sure I don't have full-blown bone cancer . Once I get those results, I'm there!
I wish you the best.
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Thanks man, I'm definitely going to supercharge it. I'm just waiting for some test results to make sure I don't have full-blown bone cancer . Once I get those results, I'm there!
GOD forbid and good luck !
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Glad your enjoying your new tune...

I hope everything goes good bro, well be praying for you.
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Thanks man, I'm definitely going to supercharge it. I'm just waiting for some test results to make sure I don't have full-blown bone cancer . Once I get those results, I'm there!
I wish you the best. Hopefully we'll have you boosting in no time.
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I wish u the best. Lets think positive
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Thanks for all of the kind words guys, they mean a lot. You have got to love the M community .
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Thanks man, I'm definitely going to supercharge it. I'm just waiting for some test results to make sure I don't have full-blown bone cancer . Once I get those results, I'm there!
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best of luck with your test!
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What's "well modded" consist of? Full exhaust/hi-flow/no-cats (?), pulleys, air filter..?
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Thanks for the support guys .
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To make those numbers you'll need filter, pulley, high flow cats or no cats, rear section, and a tune.

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