BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

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


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > M3 Marketplace > SPONSORS Classifieds/Groupbuys/Specials Area > Engine | Drivetrain | Exhaust
 
Lux Angel Eyes
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      12-23-2008, 04:56 PM   #1
RedlineMotorworks
Banned
 
Drives: 6.2L F-150 Raptor
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Redline Motorworks

Posts: 2,502
iTrader: (19)

Send a message via AIM to RedlineMotorworks
Race Precision E90/E92 M3 Intake Scoops | Redline Motorworks

As an authorized retailer for RPi, we are pleased to offer the M3Post community with these excellent intake solutions for your M3.
These are excellent modifications that add some power without removing too much cash from your wallet.

Prices include free shipping to the lower 48 states!

Air Scoops

RPi's Ram Air Scoops converts your factory intake system into a ram air type. Other aftermarket induction kits mostly suck in hot air causing a loss of performance. Utilizing the stock intake boxes, expect an 8-15whp gain with 70mph airflow.




Air Scoops + Filter Kit



How to order
Call at 647.827.0825
Send payment via Paypal to info@redline-motorworks.com
Order on our secure website: http://www.redline-motorworks.com/Ph...tCode=RP-I1003

Thank you very much,

Andrew @ Redline Motorworks

Last edited by RedlineMotorworks; 11-12-2009 at 02:36 PM.
RedlineMotorworks is offline   Canada
0
      12-29-2008, 04:38 PM   #2
RedlineMotorworks
Banned
 
Drives: 6.2L F-150 Raptor
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Redline Motorworks

Posts: 2,502
iTrader: (19)

Send a message via AIM to RedlineMotorworks
Bump for a great intake solution for your M3.
RedlineMotorworks is offline   Canada
0
      12-29-2008, 05:23 PM   #3
RedlineMotorworks
Banned
 
Drives: 6.2L F-150 Raptor
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Redline Motorworks

Posts: 2,502
iTrader: (19)

Send a message via AIM to RedlineMotorworks
Thanks for the order Jose! Shipping out today.
RedlineMotorworks is offline   Canada
0
      12-29-2008, 06:39 PM   #4
aus
Major General
 
Drives: Odysse
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Seal Beach, CA

Posts: 7,247
iTrader: (5)

Are these the M3 specific scoops?
Is the filter a cotton or paper filter? Can it be washed and reused?
__________________
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."
aus is offline  
0
      12-29-2008, 09:26 PM   #5
RedlineMotorworks
Banned
 
Drives: 6.2L F-150 Raptor
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Redline Motorworks

Posts: 2,502
iTrader: (19)

Send a message via AIM to RedlineMotorworks
Quote:
Originally Posted by aus View Post
Are these the M3 specific scoops?
Is the filter a cotton or paper filter? Can it be washed and reused?
The new RPi scoops (the ones we are selling) work on both the M3 and the 335i.
There were some old M3 scoops that do not work on the 335.

The filters are a fabric/gauze type and the original color is white. The red is from the oil.

The BMC filters can be washed and reused. They are good for 40k miles so you don't have to worry about about cleaning them anytime soon.

RedlineMotorworks is offline   Canada
0
      12-30-2008, 02:12 AM   #6
The Shiekh
Second Lieutenant
 
The Shiekh's Avatar
 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Danville, CA

Posts: 267
iTrader: (1)

What kind of modification need to be made to install the air scoops?
__________________
-James aka The Shiekh

2008 E92 M3 6MT SSII/Silver Novillo/Sycamore
BPU+ lol
The Shiekh is offline   United_States
0
      12-30-2008, 02:51 AM   #7
Accord
U.S. Marine
 
Accord's Avatar
 
Drives: 2008 E92 M3 Coupe (MB Red)
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Afghanistan / Camp Lejeune, NC / Boca Raton, FL

Posts: 186
iTrader: (0)

Any pics of the red scoops installed on an M3? Can you see the scoops through the grill with the hood closed? I have a red M3 and think it may look cool, not sure without any installed pics though...
Accord is offline   United_States
0
      12-30-2008, 11:48 AM   #8
PunjabiM3
Lieutenant Colonel
 
PunjabiM3's Avatar
 
Drives: R8 5.2 6MT
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Oro Valley, AZ

Posts: 1,763
iTrader: (1)

I thought RPI made new scoops that are specific for just the M3? If these are the ones then I may pick up a set...please pm me.
__________________
2012 Audi R8 V10, 6MT, Suzuka Gray, Larini Clubsport exhaust, Klassen M52R, GMG springs, Satin Black badges
2012 Audi A6 3.0T Prestige, Moonlight Blue
2014 BMW 528i, Space Gray
Previous: 11 e82 1M, Several 911's & M3's
PunjabiM3 is offline   India
0
      12-30-2008, 12:26 PM   #9
RedlineMotorworks
Banned
 
Drives: 6.2L F-150 Raptor
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Redline Motorworks

Posts: 2,502
iTrader: (19)

Send a message via AIM to RedlineMotorworks
Quote:
Originally Posted by The Shiekh View Post
What kind of modification need to be made to install the air scoops?
Here are the instructions from RPi. No real modification needs to be done.
http://www.raceprecision.com/forums/...php?f=13&t=129

Quote:
Originally Posted by Accord View Post
Any pics of the red scoops installed on an M3? Can you see the scoops through the grill with the hood closed? I have a red M3 and think it may look cool, not sure without any installed pics though...
Here is a picture of them installed on an E90 sedan. They will show through the grills when the hood is closed. It would look bad-ass with a red M3.


Quote:
Originally Posted by PunjabiM3 View Post
I thought RPI made new scoops that are specific for just the M3? If these are the ones then I may pick up a set...please pm me.
The new scoops fit both the M3 and the 335i. PM on the way.
RedlineMotorworks is offline   Canada
0
      12-31-2008, 03:07 AM   #10
endofanera7
Major General
 
endofanera7's Avatar
 
Drives: 08 JB E92 M3
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Bay Area, CA

Posts: 5,172
iTrader: (15)

Garage List
2008 E92 M3  [5.00]
Send a message via AIM to endofanera7 Send a message via MSN to endofanera7
Quote:
Originally Posted by RedlineMotorworks View Post
Here are the instructions from RPi. No real modification needs to be done.
http://www.raceprecision.com/forums/...php?f=13&t=129


Here is a picture of them installed on an E90 sedan. They will show through the grills when the hood is closed. It would look bad-ass with a red M3.



The new scoops fit both the M3 and the 335i. PM on the way.
Do you have any pic of that but from a further distance?

I have Jet Black and at 1st I thought red scoops would look good. But after seeing that, it looks like a bleeding nose.
endofanera7 is offline   No_Country
0
      12-31-2008, 06:21 AM   #11
Speedtrap
Lieutenant Colonel
 
Drives: A very fast car :)
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: London

Posts: 1,800
iTrader: (0)

Has prices gone down since its still Christmas?
__________________
Speedtrap is offline   United Kingdom
0
      12-31-2008, 03:48 PM   #12
RedlineMotorworks
Banned
 
Drives: 6.2L F-150 Raptor
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Redline Motorworks

Posts: 2,502
iTrader: (19)

Send a message via AIM to RedlineMotorworks
Quote:
Originally Posted by endofanera7 View Post
Do you have any pic of that but from a further distance?

I have Jet Black and at 1st I thought red scoops would look good. But after seeing that, it looks like a bleeding nose.
hahah that's one way to look at them.

Here is a picture from far away. Keep in mind, the whole picture is in black and white except for the RPi scoops to further accentuate them.



Here is a link to a thread where member UCSBMW posted pictures of the red RPi scoops on his white 3.
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...ght=rpi+scoops
RedlineMotorworks is offline   Canada
0
      01-04-2009, 06:26 PM   #13
maaicher
Captain
 
maaicher's Avatar
 
Drives: Jet black E92 M3
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Los Angeles

Posts: 732
iTrader: (10)

I have read some posts about the AFe filters rattling because the plastic on the filter is softer, have you heard anything about these filters rattling?
maaicher is offline  
0
      01-04-2009, 09:30 PM   #14
Epacy2
Major
 
Drives: M3/X5
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: KC

Posts: 1,255
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 M3  [0.00]
2008 M3  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by maaicher View Post
I have read some posts about the AFe filters rattling because the plastic on the filter is softer, have you heard anything about these filters rattling?
I have some sort of rattling. Was wondering if other experience it too.

I did the install for the RPI scoops today and the install was pretty shitty. It doesn't attach all the securely and there is a big degree of variance of how it will fit depending on where you exactly screw it in, since they don't have exact dedicated positions. Kinda cheap in my opinion.
Epacy2 is offline  
0
      01-05-2009, 03:59 PM   #15
endofanera7
Major General
 
endofanera7's Avatar
 
Drives: 08 JB E92 M3
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Bay Area, CA

Posts: 5,172
iTrader: (15)

Garage List
2008 E92 M3  [5.00]
Send a message via AIM to endofanera7 Send a message via MSN to endofanera7
Quote:
Originally Posted by Epacy2 View Post
I have some sort of rattling. Was wondering if other experience it too.

I did the install for the RPI scoops today and the install was pretty shitty. It doesn't attach all the securely and there is a big degree of variance of how it will fit depending on where you exactly screw it in, since they don't have exact dedicated positions. Kinda cheap in my opinion.
anyone else experiencing this?
endofanera7 is offline   No_Country
0
      01-05-2009, 06:25 PM   #16
RPIpower
Captain
 
Drives: 135i, 996tt, e60 M5, tundra
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: So Cal

Posts: 669
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Epacy2 View Post
I have some sort of rattling. Was wondering if other experience it too.

I did the install for the RPI scoops today and the install was pretty shitty. It doesn't attach all the securely and there is a big degree of variance of how it will fit depending on where you exactly screw it in, since they don't have exact dedicated positions. Kinda cheap in my opinion.
Give us a call and we will be happy to take care of the problem or help you with a solution.

The install can be a bit tricky and although we install them the same all the time, it may be confusing to understand. Any feedback from you guys will always help us with making our installation instructions easier to understand.
RPIpower is offline  
0
      01-05-2009, 06:28 PM   #17
RedlineMotorworks
Banned
 
Drives: 6.2L F-150 Raptor
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Redline Motorworks

Posts: 2,502
iTrader: (19)

Send a message via AIM to RedlineMotorworks
Thanks for answering.

Personally, I haven't had any customer feedback regarding this experience.

Still available!
RedlineMotorworks is offline   Canada
0
      01-05-2009, 06:31 PM   #18
RPIpower
Captain
 
Drives: 135i, 996tt, e60 M5, tundra
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: So Cal

Posts: 669
iTrader: (0)

There is a little tab that folds off from where the outside/top screw goes in. The area is pretty specific once the scoop is lined up. Anyhow, please give us a call if you have questions. I would be more than happy to help you out. The scoop was made/designed on the dyno first. The shape/design made power but figuring a way to mount it was a bit tricky. We had to come up with a way to fit the scoop on there without changing the actual design of the scoop that made the power on the dyno.
RPIpower is offline  
0
      01-05-2009, 08:15 PM   #19
endofanera7
Major General
 
endofanera7's Avatar
 
Drives: 08 JB E92 M3
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Bay Area, CA

Posts: 5,172
iTrader: (15)

Garage List
2008 E92 M3  [5.00]
Send a message via AIM to endofanera7 Send a message via MSN to endofanera7
Quote:
Originally Posted by RPIpower View Post
There is a little tab that folds off from where the outside/top screw goes in. The area is pretty specific once the scoop is lined up. Anyhow, please give us a call if you have questions. I would be more than happy to help you out. The scoop was made/designed on the dyno first. The shape/design made power but figuring a way to mount it was a bit tricky. We had to come up with a way to fit the scoop on there without changing the actual design of the scoop that made the power on the dyno.
so you guys guarrantee fitment?
endofanera7 is offline   No_Country
0
      01-05-2009, 08:29 PM   #20
RPIpower
Captain
 
Drives: 135i, 996tt, e60 M5, tundra
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: So Cal

Posts: 669
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by endofanera7 View Post
so you guys guarrantee fitment?
They fit. I have personally installed over 50 of them. You just have to know how they are put on which can be a little tricky. Thats why the feedback we get from you is very important. I can go back and make certain parts of our instructions more clear.
RPIpower is offline  
0
      01-05-2009, 09:14 PM   #21
RedlineMotorworks
Banned
 
Drives: 6.2L F-150 Raptor
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Redline Motorworks

Posts: 2,502
iTrader: (19)

Send a message via AIM to RedlineMotorworks
Like a lot of parts, proper installation is crucial to ensure 100% satisfaction.

We will walk you through the installation if you are having any trouble.
RedlineMotorworks is offline   Canada
0
      01-07-2009, 10:42 AM   #22
RedlineMotorworks
Banned
 
Drives: 6.2L F-150 Raptor
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Redline Motorworks

Posts: 2,502
iTrader: (19)

Send a message via AIM to RedlineMotorworks
Still in stock!
RedlineMotorworks is offline   Canada
0
Closed Thread

Bookmarks

Tags
intake e92, intake kit, m3 intake, race precision, rpi

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 02:47 AM.




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