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      10-29-2012, 07:08 PM   #1
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OEM Performance Spoiler vs JBSpeed Vacuumed Spoiler

Thinking about the JBSpeed one.. Anyone have it? What's the quality like? supposedly it's really similar to oem.. Thanks!
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      10-30-2012, 04:46 PM   #2
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The OEM spoiler is a VERY nice piece! Borderline perfect and worth every penny.
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      10-30-2012, 05:14 PM   #3
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I have one, the height of the flare is different. I had both and love my performance, if its money then go with the JBspeed, but if you dont mind paying 5xx for one go with the BMW one
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I have one, the height of the flare is different. I had both and love my performance, if its money then go with the JBspeed, but if you dont mind paying 5xx for one go with the BMW one
I was at my local BMW dealership (Irvine BMW) for something else and asked if they had the performance spoiler in stock and how much. He quoted me MSRP and I said "no thanks, it's much cheaper online" (Tischer had a sale at the time, $400 IIRC) and he asked me how much. I pulled a BS number of $360 out of my ass and he said "done".

I looked like an ass when I made a stupid excuse why I still didn't want it and walked away.
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      10-31-2012, 07:36 PM   #5
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thats a great deal, I also came up a great deal like that as well best exterior mod yet
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I have one, the height of the flare is different. I had both and love my performance, if its money then go with the JBspeed, but if you dont mind paying 5xx for one go with the BMW one
They're around $460ish now through Tischer.
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My dealership in Atlanta (United) matched the online price of others, about $100 off.
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      11-03-2012, 02:54 AM   #8
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I was at my local BMW dealership (Irvine BMW) for something else and asked if they had the performance spoiler in stock and how much. He quoted me MSRP and I said "no thanks, it's much cheaper online" (Tischer had a sale at the time, $400 IIRC) and he asked me how much. I pulled a BS number of $360 out of my ass and he said "done".

I looked like an ass when I made a stupid excuse why I still didn't want it and walked away.
HAHA I hate it when shit like that happens.

"how much you want for it?"
"$5"
"done"
"nah"
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i am about to pull the trigger on a BMW one.
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HAHA I hate it when shit like that happens.

"how much you want for it?"
"$5"
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OEM. My car would look naked if I took my spoiler off now.
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BMW actually puts real engineering work/R&D/wind-tunnel tests these add-ons prior to marketing. For this and the front splitters, BMW claims that there is additional downforce generated (per original press releases). While probably not noticeable especially at legal speeds, a even a few lbs of downforce or lift reduction is a win, plus you can't beat the OEM quality/looks that you want to retain with a $65+k car.
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Did BMW mention how many pounds of downforce is actually generated?
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Nope..so most likely is a small amount.
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The OEM spoiler is a VERY nice piece! Borderline perfect and worth every penny.
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BMW actually puts real engineering work/R&D/wind-tunnel tests these add-ons prior to marketing. For this and the front splitters, BMW claims that there is additional downforce generated (per original press releases). While probably not noticeable especially at legal speeds, a even a few lbs of downforce or lift reduction is a win, plus you can't beat the OEM quality/looks that you want to retain with a $65+k car.
^ +1

I love mine, looks great. And I don't presume that its giving me any real added downforce in corners like a wing would, but I DO feel the lift reduction on the long backstraight at Road Atlanta where you can get noticeably light over the last rise at 140. Now it feels rock solid. I think it definitely has some functionality along with the aesthetics.
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      11-08-2012, 09:56 PM   #18
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go OEM....its doesn't cost much at all compared to other cosmetic mods. But its perfect in everyway. dont penny pitch on this piece.
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