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      10-06-2008, 12:17 AM   #1
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worth it/BS???? HELP!

are any of these products for real or just scams?


http://www.myhotbmw.com/bmw/Surge_En...p_Combo/544396

http://www.myhotbmw.com/bmw/Surge/Pe...ce_Chip/533052
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      10-06-2008, 01:43 PM   #2
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if it sounds too good to be true...
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total bs. nice over simplification of an ecu "chip" tho and i like their imaginative ideas for what a different o2 sensor can do to any car with a factory ecu...
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Scams IMO!
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BS - If it really gives 15% HP increase = 30+ extra hp, for $300? Not in any of our wildest dreams. Scam to get you to waste money.
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why not get a JB2H? or something similar for cheaper?
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why not get a JB2H? or something similar for cheaper?
Unfortunately we are NA...
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I've done some research on these, all they do is fool your ecu to think that the air going into your engine is cooler than it really is, thus adjusting your fuel:air ratio.
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thanks for the opinions guys.....ya thats my thought initially too, too good to be true but then there is also some reason behind it i guess sorta......confused?
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