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      02-06-2009, 06:14 PM   #1
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First ever? E90 M3 Microfilter cowl/covers on a 335i!!!!

Original engine bay look w/ OEM microfilter cowls/covers-



E90 M3 microfilter cowls/covers on my 335i-










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      02-06-2009, 06:24 PM   #2
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      02-06-2009, 06:34 PM   #3
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benefit to this???
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      02-06-2009, 06:36 PM   #4
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      02-06-2009, 06:40 PM   #5
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benefit to this???
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Why?
I'd like to know too.
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      02-06-2009, 06:41 PM   #6
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Interesting... now you can remove your intake without the hassle of taking off the cowl; however, I prefer the look of the original cowl over the M3... makes it look much cleaner.
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      02-06-2009, 06:49 PM   #8
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benefit to this???
No real benefit. I did notice that this mod shed a couple pounds off from the original set-up. I was getting tired of the cluttered engine bay, and instead of leaving it all off, I went with this alternative. I personally like it better. Theres alot more room under there now and it looks more open like the engine bay from my previous car which was also an inline-6.
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wtf is the difference?
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      02-06-2009, 07:08 PM   #10
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seems like a waste of money to me, shed a few lbs....lol, you take a dump and you lose more weight than the micro filter housing thingie
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seems like a waste of money to me, shed a few lbs....lol, you take a dump and you lose more weight than the micro filter housing thingie
lol i will do whatever it takes to lose weight on my car, take a shit or get this filter, or better yet why not both. Cool mod OP looks like its easier to install intakes with this setup
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if it was in carbon Fiber then i'd see myself getting it
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I think the main benefit is the easier removal/installation of the intake

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I think the main benefit is the easier removal/installation of the intake


Yeah i see that now, but i never had trouble removing my intake/blow off valve even with the cabin tray in the way, you just need a stubby flathead screwdriver
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An M3 strut bar would look good in there
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What did this cost anyhow?
I paid well under 100 bucks for the pieces... the damn mircofilters cost me 70 bucks though...
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Part numbers please?

I'll do this for under 100 bucks, haha.

EDIT: Wait... what happened to all those cables running over the top of the engine? Where were they relocated to?
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      02-06-2009, 10:32 PM   #21
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looks clean on both. your engine are so clean!
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Looks CLEAN Chino. Where did all the cables go that where running across the engine? And where those all parts right off an M3 with no modifications??
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