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      10-01-2012, 02:12 AM   #1
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If price did not matter...

what Down pipe would you get? so far i like the sound of Vishnu 3.5". I want my car to sound throaty but to still have MINIMAL to NO DRONE at all.
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      10-01-2012, 02:29 AM   #2
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They all sound the same imo
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      10-01-2012, 02:35 AM   #3
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you should be concern with best fitment first, follow by sound second...
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All the downpipes are more or less the same (sound wise). What you're paying for is quality of the materials/build quality and fitment.
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      10-01-2012, 08:20 AM   #5
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All catless downpipes serve the same purpose.... They sound 95% the same from what I've seen. With that being said, I'd say go with BMS because their price and quality.
No drone, perfect fitment, sounds like a beast. Best price.

Now, if you want to sound like a big shot... Go with the AR or something.

Extra $150-200 for the same product.
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what Down pipe would you get? so far i like the sound of Vishnu 3.5". I want my car to sound throaty but to still have MINIMAL to NO DRONE at all.
Do you have a stock exhaust?
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      10-01-2012, 11:55 AM   #7
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exhaust/muffler changes the sound....a through pipe is a through pipe
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      10-01-2012, 01:05 PM   #8
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I have AA exhaust and iCarbon downpipes with no drone. My car sounds awesome I get a lot of compliments on it.
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Now, if you want to sound like a big shot... Go with the AR or something.
Nah, if you want to be a big shot, go with Akrapovic.
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      10-01-2012, 08:34 PM   #10
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I like the work of the AR guys!

Mine will come from them
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AR fitment is really good, not to mention the great sound
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      10-02-2012, 03:39 PM   #12
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I have ar dp sounds like a beast but like everyone said all sounds the same price go for bms quality go for ar balling go for akrapovic
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I have AR and I'm happy!
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i just took off my ar as i had to part out my car. It was an awesome piece! its forsale let me know if anyones interested
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i just took off my ar as i had to part out my car. It was an awesome piece! its forsale let me know if anyones interested
What? WHy are you parting out?
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I have the BMS dp and love it.

Any catless dp is better than stock.
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      10-03-2012, 01:46 AM   #17
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Different mufflers/resonators will make the exhaust sound different.
A pipe is a pipe. Get the cheapest and best fitting one.
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What? WHy are you parting out?
sold my car!
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by far the best quality pipe!! Have a special going on for the N55 version so shoot me a PM.

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      10-17-2012, 01:56 AM   #20
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Ar down pipe

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ar design

by far the best quality pipe!! Have a special going on for the N55 version so shoot me a PM.

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What is the price??
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      10-17-2012, 08:26 AM   #21
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by far the best quality pipe!! Have a special going on for the N55 version so shoot me a PM.

Mike
What do u have for an 2008 335xi coupe?
Thanks
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If price did not matter, you should buy all of them then decide which one you like the best......
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