BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

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


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > E90/E92 M3 Technical Topics > Engine, Transmission, Exhaust, Drivetrain, ECU Software Modifications
 
GetBMWParts
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      09-12-2011, 07:29 AM   #23
SilverII
Colonel
United_States
31

 
Drives: '11 335IS
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: DFW


Posts: 2,336
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2011 BMW 335IS  [4.83]
very nice
Appreciate 0
      09-12-2011, 11:41 AM   #24
saeedg48
Brigadier General
Iran
182

 
Drives: 12 CLS63 + 14 M6 C
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Unknown


Posts: 3,499
iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by BMW//M View Post
Nice CL63(?). I can't wait until I get my M3, I'll definitely look into after-market exhausts and this will be on the list!
yup cl63 - thanks.
__________________


2008 M3 Sedan + TestPipes + Tune [sold]

2012 CLS63 AMG + P30 Performance Package
2014 M6 Coupe + AMS Downpipes + KW V3
Appreciate 0
      09-12-2011, 11:58 AM   #25
lenzm3edan
First Pride
34

 
lenzm3edan's Avatar
 
Drives: E90, Mercedes C300, subi
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Connecticut..


Posts: 1,403
iTrader: (6)

I called Megan racing today to order exhaust for the Sedan but they said that they do not stock one for the E90, they only have produce one for the coupe, I also checked on their web site and nothing for an axle back system for the sedan. For those of you who purchased this exhaust form Megan racing who did you talk to? or is this just a prank.

Saeedg48 didn't you modify a Megan coupe exhaust to fit your sedan before? or am I mistaken.

Last edited by lenzm3edan; 09-12-2011 at 12:07 PM.
Appreciate 0
      09-12-2011, 08:52 PM   #26
lenzm3edan
First Pride
34

 
lenzm3edan's Avatar
 
Drives: E90, Mercedes C300, subi
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Connecticut..


Posts: 1,403
iTrader: (6)

Thanks for the responce, I'll call Megan again and see when they estimate having this exhaust in house.
Appreciate 0
      09-12-2011, 09:24 PM   #27
Dave07997S
Colonel
60

 
Drives: 2013 BMW M3 ZCP Coupe
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Playa del Rey, CA


Posts: 2,544
iTrader: (1)

I've had my Megan Exhaust for 3 mos. now..it hasn't browned yet also I am getting no drone below 3k rpm. I know the above post said it does...but mine doesn't with my setup.

My install went without any hitches, nothing missing and I am thoroughly impressed with this product at this price point. I had an Eisenmann Race on my 01 E46 M3 and it was sent back to them 2 times for broken brackets. I would be happy with the Megan even if the price point was $1k, anything more than that and I would have gone with Borla.
Dave
__________________
2013 M3 Coupe-MR/BLK ZCP, ACM test pipes, BPM Stg2 dev. tune and Megan catback, AFE Stg2. with C/F elbow
Previous rides: 2011 M3 Coupe-MR/Blk
2007 Porsche 997C2S Speed Yellow/Blk sport seats
2004 BMW M3 Imola/Blk
Appreciate 0
      09-12-2011, 09:30 PM   #28
e92Mjunky
Second Lieutenant
United_States
15

 
Drives: New wife Alpine CF E92 M3
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Austin, TX


Posts: 272
iTrader: (0)

how much does it weigh compared to stock exhaust..weight savings?? any dyno numbers?
__________________

08' DCT CF Roof, nothing to fancy
custom magnaflow exhaust amd drop in filter
Appreciate 0
      09-12-2011, 09:36 PM   #29
saeedg48
Brigadier General
Iran
182

 
Drives: 12 CLS63 + 14 M6 C
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Unknown


Posts: 3,499
iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by e92Mjunky View Post
how much does it weigh compared to stock exhaust..weight savings?? any dyno numbers?
not sure - how much does the AP exhaust weight.. it's the same weight.
__________________


2008 M3 Sedan + TestPipes + Tune [sold]

2012 CLS63 AMG + P30 Performance Package
2014 M6 Coupe + AMS Downpipes + KW V3
Appreciate 0
      09-12-2011, 10:43 PM   #30
ae1031
Enlisted Member
5

 
Drives: E92 Coupe AW/FR
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: San Francisco


Posts: 43
iTrader: (0)

Got mine installed a few weeks ago. It's definitely lighter than stock muffler. I'd say it's about 75% of the weight maybe less. To me it sounds how the car should have sounded from the factory. Not too loud, but deeper and more aggressive than stock. It's also great to actually hear a little something at idle and start up.
Appreciate 0
      09-13-2011, 02:46 PM   #31
lenzm3edan
First Pride
34

 
lenzm3edan's Avatar
 
Drives: E90, Mercedes C300, subi
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Connecticut..


Posts: 1,403
iTrader: (6)

Just to update anyone intrested in the Megan exhaust for the E90; I spoke to James at Megan and he stated that they will begin production as early as next week and expected for sale around early October.
Appreciate 0
      09-14-2011, 02:22 PM   #32
Joonsup
Lieutenant General
South Korea
226

 
Joonsup's Avatar
 
Drives: E92 M3, E30 325i
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Bay Area


Posts: 17,311
iTrader: (8)

Garage List
2008 BMW M3  [4.75]
Send a message via AIM to Joonsup
i have megan racing muffler......for my e30. I plan on getting one for my e92 very soon
Appreciate 0
      09-14-2011, 02:43 PM   #33
Tomislav
Panty Schtuffer
Australia
5

 
Drives: 2008 E92 M3 Coupe
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Melbourne


Posts: 265
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 E92 M3  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by ae1031 View Post
Got mine installed a few weeks ago. It's definitely lighter than stock muffler. I'd say it's about 75% of the weight maybe less. To me it sounds how the car should have sounded from the factory. Not too loud, but deeper and more aggressive than stock. It's also great to actually hear a little something at idle and start up.
Did you get a x-pipe also, or just the rear box?
__________________
.: 2010 E71 X6M - stock, daily driver, towcar :.
.: 2008 E92 M3 - 6MT, Carbon Roof, Eibach Springs, Megan Axle Back exhaust :.
.: 1997 E36 323i Frankenstein - too much to list, track whore, stripped, caged, MoTeC, S85B50 :.
Appreciate 0
      09-14-2011, 11:23 PM   #34
ae1031
Enlisted Member
5

 
Drives: E92 Coupe AW/FR
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: San Francisco


Posts: 43
iTrader: (0)

No x pipe. Just the axle back setup.
Appreciate 0
      09-15-2011, 03:42 AM   #35
Tomislav
Panty Schtuffer
Australia
5

 
Drives: 2008 E92 M3 Coupe
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Melbourne


Posts: 265
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 E92 M3  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by ae1031 View Post
No x pipe. Just the axle back setup.
__________________
.: 2010 E71 X6M - stock, daily driver, towcar :.
.: 2008 E92 M3 - 6MT, Carbon Roof, Eibach Springs, Megan Axle Back exhaust :.
.: 1997 E36 323i Frankenstein - too much to list, track whore, stripped, caged, MoTeC, S85B50 :.
Appreciate 0
      09-16-2011, 08:27 PM   #36
aerogear2000
Enlisted Member
3

 
Drives: 2008 M3
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Hayward CA


Posts: 30
iTrader: (1)

How come this exhaust looks like my Agency power exhaust.
__________________
2008 BMW M3 coupe 6speed
2009 Nissan GTR
2005 Toyota 4Runner V8
Appreciate 0
      09-18-2011, 10:27 PM   #37
menomo
Private
0

 
Drives: the new M3
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Heaven


Posts: 51
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by aerogear2000 View Post
How come this exhaust looks like my Agency power exhaust.
Appreciate 0
      09-27-2011, 03:30 PM   #38
GdUp4RmFtUp
Private First Class
United_States
4

 
Drives: VQ35
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: SoCal


Posts: 156
iTrader: (1)

Send a message via AIM to GdUp4RmFtUp
Because it is from the same factory as AP
__________________

EURO-SPEC.NET FTW
Appreciate 0
      09-27-2011, 08:11 PM   #39
CMM3
Private First Class
8

 
CMM3's Avatar
 
Drives: E90
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: USA


Posts: 169
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by DaveManM3 View Post
It does drone at low RPM, 3000+/-, at least on mine. as far as cost, I am doing primary back(primary cate delete, x-pipe secondary cat delete and exhaust) with a custom dyno tune for less than some are selling just an exhaust. ie Akra, Eisenmann, AP Racing. etc. ITs ridiculous. what some people are willing to pay just to say they have a Akra or other etc exhaust. The Megan Racing is an EXACT, and I mean EXACT match of the AP Racing in weight, shape and quality. The only issue is getting one in the U.S. as apparently they are in very short supply. The only thing I did different was have the exhaust welded as opposed to clamped as clamping it leads to leaks etc.

I did not do a before and after dyno but I as well as other that have been in my car can definitely notice the difference. I'll see if I can get a friend to video of a fly by with the x-pipe and exhaust.

I agree 100% with you. It's ridiculous the price increase from previous cars and the amount of money people are willing to pay for things that are obviously extremely overpriced.
__________________
"All our knowledge has its origins in our perceptions."
-Leonardo Da Vinci
Appreciate 0
      09-29-2011, 02:08 PM   #40
Merked M3
First Lieutenant
United_States
16

 
Merked M3's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 M3 6MT
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Sunnyvale, CA


Posts: 356
iTrader: (0)

Someone setup a group buy! I would never normally consider an exhaust because the price: performance is no where near a BBK, coilovers, or wheels/tires for track performance. But $500 is amazing. I would almost pay $500 just to take away the look of the huge muffler under my E90!!!
__________________
2008 E90 M3 6-MT - Sold but not forgotten - amazing car

The next car, my Porsche Cayman S
Appreciate 0
      09-29-2011, 03:10 PM   #41
youngnastyman
Major
United_States
85

 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: SF Bay Area


Posts: 1,401
iTrader: (13)

Quote:
Originally Posted by saeedg48 View Post
yup cl63 - thanks.
Nice! I hate you btw... I got my butt WHUPPED by a RennTech CL65 this morning... yea yea i knwo i shouldnt have even tried but i couldnt resist lol

More related -I was contemplating between getting the Megan exhaust or doing the stock muffler mod.. But after seeign this vids and comments I might just do the Megan exhaust and maybe throw in some Hi flow cats in placeof the primaries.

After that - would it be worth it to tune? Any recommendations?
Appreciate 0
      09-29-2011, 03:13 PM   #42
lve2xlr8
Captain
United_States
33

 
lve2xlr8's Avatar
 
Drives: '11 m3
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Los Angeles


Posts: 835
iTrader: (7)

Quote:
Originally Posted by youngnastyman View Post
Nice! I hate you btw... I got my butt WHUPPED by a RennTech CL65 this morning... yea yea i knwo i shouldnt have even tried but i couldnt resist lol

More related -I was contemplating between getting the Megan exhaust or doing the stock muffler mod.. But after seeign this vids and comments I might just do the Megan exhaust and maybe throw in some Hi flow cats in placeof the primaries.

After that - would it be worth it to tune? Any recommendations?
I'm running a custom xpipe with high flow 200 cats, magnapacks as resonators, and megan exhaust and I love it.
__________________
'11 M3
'00 M5 - Sold
'08 335i w/m3 conversion - Sold
Appreciate 0
      09-30-2011, 12:31 AM   #43
menomo
Private
0

 
Drives: the new M3
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Heaven


Posts: 51
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by youngnastyman View Post
Nice! I hate you btw... I got my butt WHUPPED by a RennTech CL65 this morning... yea yea i knwo i shouldnt have even tried but i couldnt resist lol

More related -I was contemplating between getting the Megan exhaust or doing the stock muffler mod.. But after seeign this vids and comments I might just do the Megan exhaust and maybe throw in some Hi flow cats in placeof the primaries.

After that - would it be worth it to tune? Any recommendations?
don't bother with replacing your primary cats. just delete and tune - end story.
Appreciate 0
      09-30-2011, 01:46 PM   #44
youngnastyman
Major
United_States
85

 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: SF Bay Area


Posts: 1,401
iTrader: (13)

Quote:
Originally Posted by menomo View Post
don't bother with replacing your primary cats. just delete and tune - end story.
def an option but im worried about drone - bc i hate it. what tunes are most recommended for these cars?
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 05:01 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