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      01-14-2013, 08:12 AM   #23
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This is the one I've ordered.
For installation PE back box, it needs a cut and welting job, since our stock mid pipe and back box are linking together.
hmmmn, you got it done by the dealer or independent garage?any idea if its is the same installation method for the 320d? or that is just bolt on?

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      01-14-2013, 08:23 AM   #24
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hmmmn, you got it done by the dealer or independent garage?any idea if its is the same installation method for the 320d? or that is just bolt on?

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Not done yet. My PE will arrive in end of Feb or early March. Ordered from parts shop.
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Mid section and back box are linked together. It needs a CUT before linking with the new PE back box.
Sorry bro. I've no idea with diesel model which is not available in Hong Kong.
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      01-14-2013, 08:26 AM   #25
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Haha, our fellow member: Namreh
Previously he said he want to paint / vinyl wrap the roof gloss black.
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Not done yet. My PE will arrive in end of Feb or early March. Ordered from parts shop.
Check the pic below:
http://www.e90post.com/forums/attach...1&d=1324167506
Mid section and back box are linked together. It needs a CUT before linking with the new PE back box.
Sorry bro. I've no idea with diesel model which is not available in Hong Kong.
parts shop? u mean bmw dealer?
Thanks for all the info..
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      01-14-2013, 09:08 AM   #27
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parts shop? u mean bmw dealer?
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You're welcome!
I order from a Hong Kong local auto parts shop (parallel import).
The price is much more friendly than HKBMW (the dealer).
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You're welcome!
I order from a Hong Kong local auto parts shop (parallel import).
The price is much more friendly than HKBMW (the dealer).
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placed the order from the dealer Any idea howmuch hp expected from the PE?

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I do feel that my car is slower comparing to before.
But it sounds good and I am happy.
You find the car slower after fitting the exhaust?

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You find the car slower after fitting the exhaust?

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yes
slower
a lot slower
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yes
slower
a lot slower
even after 3k rpm? hows the sound is it very loud?

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even after 3k rpm? hows the sound is it very loud?

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the sound is superb for what i paid, and on a 325
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the sound is superb for what i paid, and on a 325
wow was hoping to hear that for the sound atleast
This side of the world paid big bucks for it cause of our high import duty I wonder why there is a power loss, isn't it suppose to make the car more smoother & faster?

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wow was hoping to hear that for the sound atleast
This side of the world paid big bucks for it cause of our high import duty I wonder why there is a power loss, isn't it suppose to make the car more smoother & faster?

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Ha! In fact our stock E9X LCI muffler is pretty good at low and mid range performance, since there's a flap valve in the muffler while PE doesn't have.
But sound wise, PE is superb! Try do some other modifications to go with your PE, such as BMS PBX / AA Tune, a high flow filter / air intake system, Okada plasma direct coil pack, etc. I believe the outcome will be nice for our N52 engine!
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P.S. The staff from the parts shop told me that our Euro spec. E9X LCI 323i 325i comes with a sport muffler (with flap valve) as stock, which was equipped with M-SPORT E9X 323i 325i in Pre-LCI period.
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Ha! In fact our stock E9X LCI muffler is pretty good at low and mid range performance, since there's a flap valve in the muffler while PE doesn't have.
But sound wise, PE is superb! Try do some other modifications to go with your PE, such as BMS PBX / AA Tune, a high flow filter / air intake system, Okada plasma direct coil pack, etc. I believe the outcome will be nice for our N52 engine!
What is AA Tune? any idea how is the bmw performance air intake?

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P.S. The staff from the parts shop told me that our Euro spec. E9X LCI 323i 325i comes with a sport muffler (with flap valve) as stock, which was equipped with M-SPORT E9X 323i 325i in Pre-LCI period.
if our cars come with sports muffler stock then why does it sound like a pussy?
there is no stock sound at all.
Is no 20 in diag the flap valve you talking about? this is my exhaust diag i got from real oem.

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There is no way we can fit the flip valve from the stock exhaust to the performance one?

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yes
slower
a lot slower
hi,
I read about it in another forum that you can take your car to the dealer & ask him to reset your ecu adaption settings, see if that makes a difference to your performance
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Where I can sell it fast?

It is sitting in my trunk, no place to store it as I live in tiny unit.

28car.com has no feedback so far.

Please help

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I think your thread was just hijacked!!
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I think your thread was just hijacked!!
ooh sorry will take future conversation on pms.

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ooh sorry will take future conversation on pms.

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Didn't mean it that way man... maybe open a new thread instead?
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Do it man... once you go black, you never go back...
Yea?
One thing I can be sure is that my wife's face will turn black.
And once it goes black, there is sure no turning back!!!
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any of you guys who put the PE on the 325i have a video clip?

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