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      02-09-2011, 03:23 PM   #1
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Jlevi SW | Active Autowerke Performance Line for the E9X M3

Founded in 1981 by brothers Mike and Karl Hugh, Active Autowerke has always stood to provide high quality performance upgrades for BMWs without compromise. Equipped with an engineering background, Karl built his first Active Autowerke M3 and 325i turbo kits in 1995.

Based in Miami, Active Autowerke continues their rich history for high quality BMW Performance Upgrades for the E9X M3.

  • Factory fit and style
  • Greatly improved airflow and power
  • Impressive increase in throttle response
  • Verfied performance gains measured on a Mustang Dyno
  • Simple, easy installation in under twenty minutes
  • Designed for the USA E9X M3 exclusively

  • Large 3-inch mandrel bent tubing for maximum flow
  • Durable, polished 100% 304 stainless steel
  • Double-walled 90mm signature stainless tips
  • Revolutionary NCC -Noise Cancelling Chamber for a non-resonance cabin sound
  • Adjustable Tips with Embossed Active Autowerke Logo for straight even design or the staggered look
  • Improved midrange power & torque
  • Gains of 12-15 HP and 7+ Ft Lbs torque over stock configuration; Additional HP with our programmed software
  • BMW factory style hardware makes a truly easy installation with no need for cutting or re-welding
  • Weighs 41 Lbs vs. the factory of 53 Lbs.
  • Fitment on Coupe,Convertible and Sedans
  • Complete illustrated instruction manual

  • Improved scavenging affect for added HP gain
  • Weighs only 25lbs, compare with stock system at 40lbs!
  • Optional High Flow Cat Option
  • 12RWHP Gain (Mustang Dyno) in conjunction with Active Autowerke Signature Exhaust
  • 10RWHP Gain using factory exhaust system
  • Complete 304 Polished Stainless Steel
  • 100% Bolt on installation

  • HP gains: 10 RWHP ~ 12+ HP
  • Complete Bolt on System
  • Factory stealth look
  • Aircraft Grade Billet 6061 Hard Coat Anodized Aluminum
  • Retains Factory Crank hex Drive Adapter
  • Includes Replacement Belts
  • Does Not Modify Factory Harmonics or Dampening
  • Available for DCT and Manual
  • Stealth Look Pulley Made in Factory Color
  • Reduces Rotational Mass
  • Does not cause overheating similar to smaller pulley designs
  • R&D tested in Miami to ensure no overheating issues
  • Pair with AA Software for Additional Gains

Active AutoWerke Performance Software for the E9X M3[/center]

ON SITE tuning available in Northern California.

Performance Specs:
  • 15 HP @ 8400 RPMS - Rear wheel HP measured on the dyno
  • 11 Ft / LBs @ 6700 RPMs - Rear wheel FT/LBs measured on the dyno

  • Top Speed Limit Removed
  • Optional Raised Rev Limit (8500RPM Recommended, Custom Limits Available)
  • Reprogrammed torque management
  • Remapped throttle response
  • Reprogrammed ignition, vanos and fuel parameters for maximum performance
  • Tune can automatically adapt to bolt on mods such as Intake & Exhaust
  • FULL control over DME fuel curve on LOCKED or OPEN DME
  • Modified VANOS camshaft remapping eliminating rough COLD start enable
  • Raised RPM thresholds in specific gears
  • Aggressive LAUNCH CONTROL feature for 6MT owners
  • Off road custom tunes also available for those running with deleted cats.


  • Upper section is allow steel, acoustically isolated from the lower section
  • Locking Collar for Height Adjustment
  • Shifter creates up to 30% shorter throw
  • Ability to raise or lower top section for ergonomic purposes
  • Single piece T-304 stainless steel lever is the strongest available
  • Lower pivot bearing setup virtually eliminates friction

  • 650 HP and 440 ft lbs of torque
(Specs for Stage 2 System, based on Mustang Dyno Readings)

  • 7.5 psi - 8.5 psi

  • AA E9X M3 Supercharger Plenum with Eight High-flow Velocity stacks
  • HKS GTS8550 Supercharger
  • AA Blow Off Valves & Bypass Valve
  • Dedicated Belt Drive System (does not share belt with accessories)
  • Eight-rib Pulley System
  • Eight High-capacity Bosch Motorsport Fuel Injectors
  • AA Performance Software for the MSS60 ECU with available upgrades and off road options
  • CNC Hard Anodized Brackets and Hardware.
  • AA Front-mount Air to Air Intercooler
  • Independent Supercharger Oil Cooler
  • Lifetime Traction Fluid for GTS8550 Supercharger
  • Cold Air Intake Box
  • AA Oil Breather System
  • New Oil Line with A/N Fitting System
  • High Performance AA Spec Filter
  • Colder Heat Range Spark Plugs
  • Methanol Injection System (Stage 2) with Progressive Controller
  • All mounting hardware (plumbing, hoses and clamps) included
  • Detailed, step-by-step installation manual
  • All installation hardware included
  • Two-year unlimited mileage warranty

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      02-09-2011, 03:26 PM   #2
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Active Autowerke Supercharged E92 M3

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Some of Active's recent projects:

Active Autowerke Supercharged Vorsteiner GTRS3

Tony Kanaan's E92 M3 Coupe

Active Autowerke in house E92 M3 Coupe
  • Active Autowerke E92 M3 Signature Exhaust System
  • Active Autowerke E92 M3 Signature X Pipe & Connecting Pipes
  • Active Autowerke Pulley Kit
  • Active Autowerke Short Shifter Kit
  • Active Autowerke Performance Software

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