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      04-17-2009, 02:14 PM   #155
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I wanna wait till a few more people get this just to see their reviews.
understandable.

328's or just any bmw in general? I know a few 335's that have (or soon will have) their tune running.
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      04-17-2009, 02:31 PM   #156
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understandable.

328's or just any bmw in general? I know a few 335's that have (or soon will have) their tune running.
doesn't really matter I just want to read more reviews. I'm one of those consumers who like to read a few reviews before making a some what big ticket purchase
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      04-17-2009, 02:36 PM   #157
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doesn't really matter I just want to read more reviews. I'm one of those consumers who like to read a few reviews before making a some what big ticket purchase
cool. well Ben (Nebster) is currently running their tune on his e92 335i and I believe 2 or 3 other guys from Chicago will be getting theirs done in the next few weeks as well including another 328xi (but an e92).

I'd really love to see someone run it on their RWD 328's to compare numbers to mine.
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Hey Udub, on an OT note... What new clutch are you getting? Just another OEM one? I need a new clutch soon and don't know what to get. :P
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i have my tune and am loving it. as soon as i get on the dyno to see the number gains i'll be posting up something.
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If anyone in San Diego decides to get the ECU tune, I wanna do a comparison run for fun
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Hey Udub, on an OT note... What new clutch are you getting? Just another OEM one? I need a new clutch soon and don't know what to get. :P
not getting one.... the stealership says my current one checked out just fine, the slipping and burning smell was most likely from my summer tires. It felt ok today, maybe it was the colder weather while I was there (it was like 42 degrees so maybe the rubber was too cold to grip). Hopefully it'll be nice and warm on Tuesday.

All I know is they won't touch it so oh well.

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i have my tune and am loving it. as soon as i get on the dyno to see the number gains i'll be posting up something.
why don't you do that on Tuesday with me... depends what time you can come though, I'm going really early so I can leave by 2 or 3pm to come back up here
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not getting one.... the stealership says my current one checked out just fine, the slipping and burning smell was most likely from my summer tires. It felt ok today, maybe it was the colder weather while I was there (it was like 42 degrees so maybe the rubber was too cold to grip). Hopefully it'll be nice and warm on Tuesday.

All I know is they won't touch it so oh well.
Huh... ok. I think i'm gonna stop by the dealership and check if my clutch is ok too
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worth a shot but they told me unless something indicates its fried from driving it or it throws a slipping code then they won't touch it... too much work to get to it and have them find out its in good condition
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well at least you get your car back, what was the reason for not being able to get it off the dyno!?

and i'll come tuesday, is it at the same place as the other week?
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yeah same spot

no idea why it wouldn't come off. Maybe if they have a problem this time I'll try it if they let me.
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So is the product at its potential? Im planing on doing this
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i'm sure theres some more out of it. we'll find out tuesday!!!
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We shall find out come Tuesday but I should at least have some dyno stuff to show you guys and whatnot.
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Driving a 328I with 20k mileage car with warranty on mine still! Definitely interested and waiting for several more reviews from fellow 328i ppl first before i would consider dropping the bomb on this!
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Think of it this way. $400 on a new simota or afe or injen or whatever intake you want to add a few hp at the crank or a tune for just about the same price that will add more hp and more importantly more torque (my understanding is that intakes usually lose a little low end torque) in the mid range rpm band where these cars really need it.
intake doesn't void your warranty.

Are you going to set up a group tune?
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intake doesn't void your warranty.

Are you going to set up a group tune?
true, but what I was trying to say is how many whp or torque does an intake add compared to what this has done in its 1st try?

you are right, it could potentially void your warranty. HOWEVER, I had my car in for service today, they told me specifically they checked for codes and found NOTHING. So this tune was legit in its claim to be invisible at the dealership, can't void the warranty if you don't have any proof the tune exists.

There will be no "group tune" to my knowledge (IMO the price is pretty cheap as it is), I am just here to relay info about what I found and get as much info out to all the fellow N52 guys from from the guys at CS Tuning/LET Motorsports and give my personal review about it so if people are interested in it, they can get it done as well. I don't work for them or am sponsored by them or anything.
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How about doing a before and after Dynolicious tests?
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That was the plan
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intake doesn't void your warranty.

Are you going to set up a group tune?
intakes (unless they are the bmw performance intake) void your warranty. everything does
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intakes (unless they are the bmw performance intake) void your warranty. everything does
have a injen intake an eisenmann exhaust..dealerships have no probs not unless it causes an issue to the car and they can actually prove it is because of those modifications will my warranty be voided..
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