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      10-29-2006, 07:01 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by ///Matt
Horsepower freaks are the ones who had a turbo'd E90 at Bimmerfest this year...

But I heard after the fact that the turbo was for looks, because as soon as the boost spooled up, the DME (digital motor electronics) would shut off fuel injectors. lol.

Also, he (Chris) told me at that time that the e90 turbo kit was going to cost like 12-15,000.

Matt
That doesn't surprise me. He stated before that they were having issues trying to build a turbo kit for the E90 so they turned more attention to the M3. Path of least resistance.