BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

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


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > BIMMERPOST Universal Forums > Off-Topic Discussions Board
 
BPM Sport
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      04-01-2013, 02:04 PM   #1
NJ | 330
Private First Class
United_States
2
Rep
154
Posts

 
Drives: Monaco Blue 330xi
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: NJ

iTrader: (0)

Chevy Tahoe 30+ gains from intake

So I was talking to my one friends and i was telling him that he should get a intake for his truck. Well he took my advice and went to autozone and got all supplies. I asked him if he noticed anything differently. He said yes indeed. He said his 0-60 went from 14 seconds to 9 seconds..knowing that's complete bull, I asked what he thought he gained from the intake. He said "well my "truck" stock is 285hp, and it's about 325hp to 330hp now" any thoughts? I thought this was hilarious
__________________
_______________________________________________
| 330xi Monaco Blue | CF Spoiler | AA Exhaust |
| OSS Angel Eyes | CF Interior | "Performance" Intake |
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2013, 02:16 PM   #2
Mr Tonka
Tonka.... Mr. Tonka
United_States
42
Rep
1,202
Posts

 
Drives: Exceptionally well :)
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Tampa, FL

iTrader: (0)

That depends.... Did he apply the Autozone sticker to the side of the truck or to the back of the truck?
__________________
-Joe


"Government is the great fiction, through which everybody endeavors to live at the expense of everybody else." — Frιdιric Bastiat
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2013, 02:41 PM   #3
silvergray545
Skittles
silvergray545's Avatar
Lebanon
40
Rep
454
Posts

 
Drives: E60 545i Sport
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Cleveland, OH

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2005 545i Sport  [0.00]
He must have had VTAC installed too.
__________________

Not putting miles on your Ferrari is like not f*cking your girlfriend so she'll be more desirable to her next boyfriend.
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2013, 02:42 PM   #4
KingOfJericho
Major General
KingOfJericho's Avatar
United_States
95
Rep
5,189
Posts

 
Drives: Yes
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: CT

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2010 135i Coupe  [2.63]
His butt dyno is broken.
__________________
The views and opinions expressed in this post are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Bimmerpost.

2010 S4 Current | 2010 BMW 135i Retired | 2006 Lotus Exige Retired
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2013, 03:18 PM   #5
135Pats
Turbo's Here
135Pats's Avatar
United_States
61
Rep
5,678
Posts

 
Drives: 135i
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Maryland

iTrader: (2)

Reminds me of the scene in Fast and Furious 1 where 'the mad scientist' explains that if they just "lengthen the injector pulse", the front wheel drive Maxima in front of them will run 9 second quarters. If an intake dropped his 0-60 time by 5 seconds, VTEC must really be kicking in. Lol.
__________________
E88 N54 Alpinweiss/Coral Red/Motiv HTA 3586r Tial .82AR/Meisterschaft Race/Berk Resonated/ER CP/Synapse/VRSF FMIC/FFTEC LPFP/HFS-4 DO Stainless Lines/BMS Thermostat Delete/Rob Beck PCV Valve + Cap/BMS OCC/ST Coilovers/M3 FCA + Tension Rods/M3 Subframe Bushings/M3 FSB/DINAN Camber Plates/Apex ARC-8/Project Kics/VAC Hubs/Rogue Transmission Mounts/Alpina TCU Flash/Icarbon/Kerscher/BMW Performance
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2013, 03:24 PM   #6
NJ | 330
Private First Class
United_States
2
Rep
154
Posts

 
Drives: Monaco Blue 330xi
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: NJ

iTrader: (0)

Idk about the autozone stickers but I told him to get flames. +10hp haha
__________________
_______________________________________________
| 330xi Monaco Blue | CF Spoiler | AA Exhaust |
| OSS Angel Eyes | CF Interior | "Performance" Intake |
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2013, 04:07 PM   #7
amanda hor$t
Banned
27
Rep
208
Posts

 
Drives: a380
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: ny ny

iTrader: (0)

maybe not with an intake alone, but intake + software... it's possible
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2013, 04:49 PM   #8
infinitekid2002
Creepin while ya sleepin
infinitekid2002's Avatar
United_States
51
Rep
3,400
Posts

 
Drives: Like a Bat out of Hell
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: City of Angels

iTrader: (4)

Garage List
2008 135i  [3.71]
autozone...where all great track cars get their start
__________________
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2013, 04:59 PM   #9
Colt
Spoolin' & droolin'
Colt's Avatar
United_States
24
Rep
1,215
Posts

 
Drives: 08 135i 6MT
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Maryland

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by infinitekid2002 View Post
autozone...where all great track cars get their start
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Nate4641 View Post
looks like unicorn vomit.
For Sale: 08 135i SR 6MT, PTF Tuned
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2013, 06:11 PM   #10
silvergray545
Skittles
silvergray545's Avatar
Lebanon
40
Rep
454
Posts

 
Drives: E60 545i Sport
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Cleveland, OH

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2005 545i Sport  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by 135Pats View Post
Reminds me of the scene in Fast and Furious 1 where 'the mad scientist' explains that if they just "lengthen the injector pulse", the front wheel drive Maxima in front of them will run 9 second quarters. If an intake dropped his 0-60 time by 5 seconds, VTEC must really be kicking in. Lol.
No no, he drives a truck so he must be from the sticks. It's VTAAAC.
__________________

Not putting miles on your Ferrari is like not f*cking your girlfriend so she'll be more desirable to her next boyfriend.
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2013, 06:41 PM   #11
valentino501
Enlisted Member
United_States
0
Rep
35
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 z4mr
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: PA

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by MP0WER
That depends.... Did he apply the Autozone sticker to the side of the truck or to the back of the truck?
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2013, 07:23 PM   #12
Nate4641
Captain
Nate4641's Avatar
United_States
16
Rep
857
Posts

 
Drives: '07 M Roadster
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Africa

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Probably those stick on side vents. Helps with aerodynamics. Skull shift knobs help with quicker shifts too.
__________________
2007 ///M Roadster Interlagos Blue & Dark Beige top over Light Sepang extended leather - 19in Morr VS8.2--RPI exhaust--AFE Intake--DKF Hangers--Vibra Technics Engine Mounts--Cosmos Firewall Braces--BMW Strut Brace--Tekarbon CF Engine Cover--Aero Side Skirts--F10 M5 Knob--LeatherZ Mk4 Armrest--SmartTOP Roof Controller--Zeckhausen Racing CDV--DansDecals Reflector Decals--Clutch Stop--LED Trunk Light--Stubby Antenna
Appreciate 0
      04-02-2013, 12:47 PM   #13
boris
Борис
boris's Avatar
United_States
4
Rep
456
Posts

 
Drives: e92 n54 335i
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: CT

iTrader: (0)

its all about dem LED's guise.
__________________
07 SG 335i
COBB - Burger Motorsports -Ultimate Racing - Evolution Racewerks - TiAL- AMS

In Winter Mode - Dunlop Wintersport 3D/Sport Edition Wheels
Appreciate 0
      04-02-2013, 01:34 PM   #14
iBoost
Brigadier General
iBoost's Avatar
49
Rep
3,041
Posts

 
Drives: real slow
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Las Vegas

iTrader: (13)

this can only be explained if he got the stage 2 package with aluminum flame pedals and fender vents. otherwise i call BS
Appreciate 0
      04-02-2013, 07:18 PM   #15
AllydNYC
Loading...
AllydNYC's Avatar
No_Country
85
Rep
2,186
Posts

 
Drives: 08' 328xi | 91' E30 318is
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Gilbert, AZ

iTrader: (15)

Garage List
2008 328xi  [5.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by infinitekid2002
autozone...where all great track cars get their start
:
__________________

BBS CH w/PSS|H&R Coilovers|Front Strut Bar|CF CSL Trunk|Front Splitters|LCI Halogens|LUX 5.1|Blacklines|Black Grill|CF/White roundels
"A Associate or Bachelors degree is America's most over rated product"
Appreciate 0
      04-02-2013, 08:34 PM   #16
Litos
Banned
United_States
58
Rep
2,900
Posts

 
Drives: 2012 Challenger RT Junk
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Houston/Pearland

iTrader: (1)

lol @ New Jersey
Appreciate 0
      04-02-2013, 11:09 PM   #17
jaco
Lieutenant
United_States
4
Rep
418
Posts

 
Drives: 2009 E92 335I
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Indy

iTrader: (2)

Send a message via AIM to jaco
I thought tahoes were 325 hp stock
__________________
Jacob
2008 SG 335i Coupe Out
2009 JB 335I Coupe 6MT In!
Appreciate 0
      04-02-2013, 11:50 PM   #18
kihun
Captain
United_States
19
Rep
977
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 E92
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Virginia

iTrader: (7)

not worth a argument. some people are just plain retarded.
__________________
e92
Appreciate 0
      04-03-2013, 08:01 AM   #19
Templar
Lieutenant Colonel
Templar's Avatar
United_States
39
Rep
1,823
Posts

 
Drives: 2011 E92 M3
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: One of the coasts...

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2011 BMW M3  [5.00]
Does he have it rigged up with clothes dryer machine ducts? It's only pro if it's done like that.
__________________
'11 BMW E92 ///M3 - ZCP and DCT
'13 Toyota Tundra - 4x4 Platinum CrewMax, 5.7l iForce V8
Appreciate 0
      04-03-2013, 09:10 AM   #20
Hawkeye
Brigadier General
Hawkeye's Avatar
No_Country
44
Rep
3,594
Posts

 
Drives: '07 Z4 si Coupe, '08 R6
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Holland

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
I think it is also hilarious you didn't just say 40+ gains in the title. Yeah maths!
__________________
2007 Z4 3.0si Coupe • 6 MT • Black Saphire Metallic • PP • SP • Heated M Seats • Clutch Stop • Stubby
2008 R6 • Raven Black • GPR Steering Stabilizer • Comp Werks FE • Hotbodies Flush Mount Blinkers
2008 Nissan Titan XE King Cab Long Bed • 4x4 • Line-X
Appreciate 0
      04-05-2013, 01:28 AM   #21
NJ | 330
Private First Class
United_States
2
Rep
154
Posts

 
Drives: Monaco Blue 330xi
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: NJ

iTrader: (0)

Well he's got a diesel tip(3hp) cherry bomb muffler (?hp) PVC piping intake with spectra filter (35hp) light bar on roof for aerodynamics. And steel Chevy emblem (13hp)
__________________
_______________________________________________
| 330xi Monaco Blue | CF Spoiler | AA Exhaust |
| OSS Angel Eyes | CF Interior | "Performance" Intake |
Appreciate 0
      04-05-2013, 01:30 AM   #22
NJ | 330
Private First Class
United_States
2
Rep
154
Posts

 
Drives: Monaco Blue 330xi
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: NJ

iTrader: (0)

If it makes it even better, he's a Mexican punk wannabe redneck. Yeah anything can exists in nj lol
__________________
_______________________________________________
| 330xi Monaco Blue | CF Spoiler | AA Exhaust |
| OSS Angel Eyes | CF Interior | "Performance" Intake |
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 11:27 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