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      01-23-2013, 11:33 AM   #1
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2008 BMW 128i  [5.00]
Why hanst anyone cut up the n52 manifold into fake ITB

Philosophical question really

In the summer 2012 we saw videos of n52 working with out Manifold and Throttle body, and a UK racer has adapted a custom ECU & e36 ITB to the car

So what is stopping anyone to consider this radical idea:
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128i Sport 6MT converted to Euro 130i spec, 3.73 diff, tuned by evolve ~220 whp 207 wtq(ft-lb) SAE
In-progress: //M front arm, M3 rack, e36M lip Wishlist: Coils, n55 mnts, headers, LSD, e60 finn diff

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