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      01-16-2013, 06:52 PM   #1
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N54/55 charge pipe

Hi all
You should change your charge pipe if you run a tune or this will happen soon, this one is our 22nd who is next. God dam plastic crap
be warned

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A bit of race tape and she'll be right!
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One of the first things i changed even without a tune!

Just for piece of mind.. This plastic shite and plastic Diverter Valves are ridiculous!!
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A bit of race tape and she'll be right!
LMFAo i was thinking a bit of duct tape and a zip tie and she'll be right peeps these days are soft i tell ya
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What's the advantage of a charge pipe with BOV (besides the sound) compared to one for OEM diverter valves?
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What's the advantage of a charge pipe with BOV (besides the sound) compared to one for OEM diverter valves?
Nothing except personal preference in the BOV woosh.

I would recommend upgrading the stock DV's to Forge DV's as the stock plastic DVs will fail eventually. .
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Nothing except personal preference in the BOV woosh.

I would recommend upgrading the stock DV's to Forge DV's as the stock plastic DVs will fail eventually. .
Oh ok. Good call. Will need to look into that.
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Nothing except personal preference in the BOV woosh.

I would recommend upgrading the stock DV's to Forge DV's as the stock plastic DVs will fail eventually. .
Pretty much you recommend most of us to change stock to new charge pipe and stock DV to Forge DV?

Any links to the products?
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I Purchased from BMR who makes it easy for you and gives you the option of BOV or Forge DV's:

http://www.bmrautowerkes.com.au/products/enginetuning-bmw-3-series-e9x/er-charge-pipe-n54/
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