E90Post
 


Extreme Power House
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > E90 / E92 / E93 3-series Powertrain and Drivetrain Discussions > N55 Turbo Engine Tuning and Exhaust Modifications - 335i Tuning > BMS Intake Installed



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      03-19-2012, 10:08 PM   #1
518N55
Enlisted Member
1
Rep
38
Posts

Drives: 2011 335i coupe
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Upstate NY

iTrader: (0)

BMS Intake Installed

I have been lurking around for a while. I wanted to give the guys setting up the pre-order a little preview.

The install took all of 3 minutes, and is practically idiot proof. My car has JB4, Meth, ER Charge Pipe, and BMS DP. I have to say though, this has been one of the most fun mods I have done to the car. The whooshing noise it makes when under light throttle is addictive. I spent the day riding around with my windows down just to hear it. You can hear the turbo spool up so much better.

The car feels more responsive than it had before. The power in high RPM 3rd and 4th gear pulls seems to last a little longer and has a more consistent pull feel than when I had a KnN drop in.

Here are some pictures
Attached Images
   
Appreciate 0
      03-19-2012, 10:10 PM   #2
fishbone0701
Private
fishbone0701's Avatar
United_States
9
Rep
77
Posts

Drives: 2016 M3
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Colorado Springs, CO

iTrader: (1)

I'm on the list and can't wait. Thanks for keeping me excited.
Appreciate 0
      03-19-2012, 10:19 PM   #3
518N55
Enlisted Member
1
Rep
38
Posts

Drives: 2011 335i coupe
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Upstate NY

iTrader: (0)

Terry did a great job on this thing, you will be happy with it.
Appreciate 0
      03-19-2012, 10:27 PM   #4
sA x sKy
Sameet
sA x sKy's Avatar
Bangladesh
568
Rep
2,516
Posts

Drives: AY/B M4 '15
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Long Island, New York

iTrader: (2)

Garage List
2015 BMW M4  [0.00]
Looks great! I like what you did with your meth lines..looks stealthy. I think imma do it myself
__________________
AWE Non-Res Exhaust | AWE ColdFront | Bootmod3 BEF | Dodson Superstock Clutch | EoS Intercooler | ER Downpipes | ER Chargepipes | Fuel-It Platinum PI | Ice Tank | JB4 | Pure Stage 2 | Swift Springs | TPG/DSS 1200hp Axles | Built Motor (Pauter Rods, Wiseco Pistons, Port & Polish)
Appreciate 0
      03-19-2012, 10:50 PM   #5
CrunchyWalnut
Private First Class
3
Rep
170
Posts

Drives: 335i
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: florida

iTrader: (2)

looks awesome, i can't wait to get mine.
Appreciate 0
      03-20-2012, 10:20 AM   #6
IancoleTX
Dillo boxers
IancoleTX's Avatar
United_States
58
Rep
3,101
Posts

Drives: BMW
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: USA

iTrader: (14)

This is such a simpler and more elegant design than aFe. I am so stoked.
__________________
2013 EBII 335i M-Sport 8AT MPPK
Appreciate 0
      03-20-2012, 05:59 PM   #7
badblkX6
Captain
United_States
12
Rep
776
Posts

Drives: 2014 X6 35i
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: South Jersey

iTrader: (9)

Looks sick! I'm super jealous.
Appreciate 0
      03-20-2012, 08:18 PM   #8
BMW_SA
Free Hearing Tests
BMW_SA's Avatar
2
Rep
137
Posts

Drives: '13 E92 M3
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Portland, OR

iTrader: (1)

I have the same set-up less the intake. Can you post a few Map 3 logs for me please.
__________________
Current - '13 E92 M3 - Space Grey on Fox Red
Retired - '11 E90 335i (370WHP/443FT/Lbs) - Le Mans Blue on Saddle Brown
Appreciate 0
      03-20-2012, 11:27 PM   #9
518N55
Enlisted Member
1
Rep
38
Posts

Drives: 2011 335i coupe
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Upstate NY

iTrader: (0)

Sure thing. I will get some fresh ones tomorrow. I didn't save the ones i took after the install.
Appreciate 0
      03-20-2012, 11:34 PM   #10
bigdnno98
Lieutenant Colonel
bigdnno98's Avatar
United_States
96
Rep
1,672
Posts

Drives: 335is DCT
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Clarksville, TN

iTrader: (8)

That looks so much better than my n54. Very nice. Love the mods. Love BMS!
__________________
2011 335is DCT, JB4 MHD BEF, stage 2 LPFP, e50 50/50 meth, FBO, MT ET Streets when needed
Appreciate 0
      03-21-2012, 12:01 AM   #11
518N55
Enlisted Member
1
Rep
38
Posts

Drives: 2011 335i coupe
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Upstate NY

iTrader: (0)

I got my log up from after the install.

This is 60:40 (boost Juice + denatured) 93 octane with a 40 additive
Attached Images
 
Appreciate 0
      03-21-2012, 08:21 AM   #12
madmanhiker
Lieutenant Colonel
madmanhiker's Avatar
United_States
31
Rep
1,616
Posts

Drives: '11 E92 335i
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Jacksonville, Fl

iTrader: (5)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by 518N55 View Post
I got my log up from after the install.

This is 60:40 (boost Juice + denatured) 93 octane with a 40 additive
log looks good.
__________________
-madmanhiker jax,fl
Appreciate 0
      03-21-2012, 10:05 AM   #13
BMW_SA
Free Hearing Tests
BMW_SA's Avatar
2
Rep
137
Posts

Drives: '13 E92 M3
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Portland, OR

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by 518N55 View Post
I got my log up from after the install.

This is 60:40 (boost Juice + denatured) 93 octane with a 40 additive
Thanks, mine looks pretty close to the same. Enjoy the intake.
__________________
Current - '13 E92 M3 - Space Grey on Fox Red
Retired - '11 E90 335i (370WHP/443FT/Lbs) - Le Mans Blue on Saddle Brown
Appreciate 0
      03-21-2012, 03:51 PM   #14
Andrew@ActiveAutowerke
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
Andrew@ActiveAutowerke's Avatar
368
Rep
4,367
Posts


Drives: 2014 435I M-sport
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Miami Fl

iTrader: (5)

Nice looking log you got there
Appreciate 0
      03-22-2012, 02:51 PM   #15
Mike@N54Tuning.com
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
Canada
1698
Rep
29,873
Posts


Drives: 2007 335i, 2015 M3
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: N54tuning.com

iTrader: (89)

Looking good

Mike
__________________
ALL ER PRODUCTS ON SALE @ 10% OFF - www.n54tuning.com - Email; Mike@n54tuning.com
NEW PERFORMANCE LINE N54 DOWNPIPES & M3/M4 & F30 ER DOWNPIPES NOW IN STOCK - ER N54 CHARPE PIPE SPECIALS - NEW JB4 G5 ISO for N54 and F30 N55 ON SALE - NEW S55 M3/M4 JB4 NOW SHIPPING
Appreciate 0
      03-23-2012, 09:24 AM   #16
MTP335
First Lieutenant
11
Rep
379
Posts

Drives: 2011 E90 335i Xdrive Msport
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: NYC

iTrader: (0)

How Much??
__________________
Appreciate 0
      03-23-2012, 01:11 PM   #17
Rich@GTBPerformance
Rich@GTBPerformance's Avatar
316
Rep
4,530
Posts

Drives: 2011 E92 JZB M3, 2000 750iL
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: North New Jersey

iTrader: (21)

That is one gorgeous looking intake!!!
Appreciate 0
      03-30-2012, 11:32 PM   #18
518N55
Enlisted Member
1
Rep
38
Posts

Drives: 2011 335i coupe
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Upstate NY

iTrader: (0)

I am loving this new intake. BMS says it helps with power at higher boost levels, so... I wanted to see if I could feel it. I went out and got some ms100 and turned up my meth additive to 55. I have run +55 before, but it feels a little more "linearly violent" now.

FBO 70/30 meth MS100 w/ some 93 left in the tank

After about 600 miles of driving since the install i would highly recommend it!
Attached Images
 
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2012, 07:35 PM   #19
jeff2.0t
Private First Class
1
Rep
168
Posts

Drives: 2011 135i
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Montreal

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by 518N55 View Post
I am loving this new intake. BMS says it helps with power at higher boost levels, so... I wanted to see if I could feel it. I went out and got some ms100 and turned up my meth additive to 55. I have run +55 before, but it feels a little more "linearly violent" now.

FBO 70/30 meth MS100 w/ some 93 left in the tank

After about 600 miles of driving since the install i would highly recommend it!
Any rubbing on your hood? Any vibration, rattle?

This intake seem amazing, great price, it look nice and clean it keep the OEM cold inlet.
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2012, 07:43 PM   #20
518N55
Enlisted Member
1
Rep
38
Posts

Drives: 2011 335i coupe
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Upstate NY

iTrader: (0)

Nothing at all that I have noticed. The underside of my hood is a bit cruddy from this past winter, and there are no visible marks where it would have rubbed. The fitment is right on.

The only thing is some cool acoustics coming from under the hood, that didn't happen before.
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2012, 07:49 PM   #21
jeff2.0t
Private First Class
1
Rep
168
Posts

Drives: 2011 135i
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Montreal

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by 518N55 View Post
Nothing at all that I have noticed. The underside of my hood is a bit cruddy from this past winter, and there are no visible marks where it would have rubbed. The fitment is right on.

The only thing is some cool acoustics coming from under the hood, that didn't happen before.


Cant wait to have mine, I am on the list for the next shipment. BMS is awsome for the N55 community, they are backing us when we need them.

Glad to see fitment is perfect, it is alway the weak spot with aftermarket intake.
Appreciate 0
      09-05-2012, 09:40 AM   #22
waynesreef
New Member
0
Rep
13
Posts

Drives: 2011 335i XDrive E90 Sedan
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Troy, MI

iTrader: (0)

Just order one.
Appreciate 0
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 -4. The time now is 09:49 AM.




e90post
e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, 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