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      02-07-2007, 12:35 AM   #1
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Gruppe-M Rep. intake installed on E92 328i *pics*

I've finally got my CF Gruppe-M replica intake installed in my E92 328, installation went pretty smoothly...pics!









Fits right into the fuel air sensor perfectly:


The ram air intake under the carbon fibre box:
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Looks like it will work fine, but I'm thinking that unit was designed for the E90, because the front of the G-M shield doesn't follow the contour of the engine compartment's front.

Compare it with this photo:
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Actually, looking at the top view photos, the gaps don't look too bad.
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loving it...now where can we buy it...
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go on ebay... and give the guy an offer at $250, ull get it.
i got mine, and it sounds like a BEAST. i dont know how orginal is, but idc, the replica is the shit.
hey ehhwik, in my e90, the cf heat sheild when actually screwed down to teh car makes it so taht the air duct tube doesnt fit properly....
i see that u didnt screw urs in, prob so taht the duct fits perfectly into teh cf cover hole. i might try that. is it ok to leave the sheild unscrewed,so that itll fit better? or is it not safe.
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hey those the replica come with no tube, i wouldnt know...this one has K & N filter....is this the one u talkin about NOT UR AVG3.....http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eB...8779065&rd=1,1
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go on ebay... and give the guy an offer at $250, ull get it.
i got mine, and it sounds like a BEAST. i dont know how orginal is, but idc, the replica is the shit.
hey ehhwik, in my e90, the cf heat sheild when actually screwed down to teh car makes it so taht the air duct tube doesnt fit properly....
i see that u didnt screw urs in, prob so taht the duct fits perfectly into teh cf cover hole. i might try that. is it ok to leave the sheild unscrewed,so that itll fit better? or is it not safe.
i think i can screw it in if i wanted to, but the screw that came with it was kinda crappy, and i think it is a tighter fit in the e92, perhaps because the car its self is narrower? i am just speculating, but everything else went fine...AND YES, IT DOES SOUND LIKE A BEAST!
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hey those the replica come with no tube, i wouldnt know...this one has K & N filter....is this the one u talkin about NOT UR AVG3.....http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eB...8779065&rd=1,1
buy from the buy from Hong Kong, the link is the one from Germany, i dealt with the guy from HK and he sold it for cheap, just my experience
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u got K&N filter under the CB correct?
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Actually, looking at the top view photos, the gaps don't look too bad.
yea, i wouldn't say the fit is 100% perfect, but its pretty close, i would say 98%, some screws couldn't be screwed on, (ex. theres a screw on the far right top end corner of the cf heat shield that i can't screw down tight) the holes should match up, but the screw they sent me aren't long enough, shouldn't be a biggy
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u got K&N filter under the CB correct?
yea, its k&n, it comes with cleaner and charger lubs
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awaiting offer answer.....
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just makin sure: the guy from japan took 250 plus shipping? just aksing cause thats half the buy it now
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im pretty sure, he will take 250 + 90 for shipping
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im pretty sure, he will take 250 + 90 for shipping
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i got mine for 300 plus shipping, then a few days later some guy got it for like under 300, i was sad. lol, still damnm cheap. just shipping is a BITCH.
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i agree shipping is what kills it.......
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we should find out who this guy's supplier is, and buy direct, its probably made in China somewhere and shipped from Hong Kong
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i agree....also was i lookin and there is couple other intake out for the e 90....does anyone have them installed and how is the sounds nad perforance compared to the gruppe M
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guys i offered him 250 and he refused... he asked for 380 + 90 shipping...
the guy is an asshole too.
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dammm...business must be good lmao
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guys i offered him 250 and he refused... he asked for 380 + 90 shipping...
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WHAT? thats impossible, don't buy if more than $300
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