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      01-20-2011, 03:17 AM   #1
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Performance air scoops for a 2011 e90?

Where can I go about finding performance air scoops for my 2011 e90 sedan?

any help is appreciated =)
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      01-20-2011, 07:45 AM   #2
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Where can I go about finding performance air scoops for my 2011 e90 sedan?

any help is appreciated =)
Check the sponsors' for sale forum, the lowest is about $40.
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I got my scoops from Craven if you want to check with him. He is under my friends list.
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Check out our site or give us a call, we do the aFe brand scoops.
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I got my scoops from Craven if you want to check with him. He is under my friends list.
+1 I can order you some, me and Jfisher are both using the same ones

They are one of the best and cheapest upgrades you can do, and really help at highway speeds
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If u get scoops dont pay more than 40 for them. Cyba sells them for 40 shipped and can be installed easily
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If u get scoops dont pay more than 40 for them. Cyba sells them for 40 shipped and can be installed easily
+1 I get ours from Cyba, a scoop is a scoop and his work great and took 5 minutes to slap in the car.
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Are the AFE scoops Drilling free? and craven are yours drilling free also?

I didn't want to have to do any drilling as this is a leased car was hoping it was just a "snap in" kind of deal.
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Are the AFE scoops Drilling free? and craven are yours drilling free also?

I didn't want to have to do any drilling as this is a leased car was hoping it was just a "snap in" kind of deal.
No drilling at all on the Cyba stuff, they use a screw that is already on the car to attach too.

Just replied to your PM also
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If u get scoops dont pay more than 40 for them. Cyba sells them for 40 shipped and can be installed easily
Off topic, but has anyone tried scoops at the bottom ducks, like an M3, and divert the air into a Cold Air intake system? It sounds like it shud work :P
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I did, kind of. there is some benefit
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Are the AFE scoops Drilling free? and craven are yours drilling free also?

I didn't want to have to do any drilling as this is a leased car was hoping it was just a "snap in" kind of deal.
No drilling for aFe, here is the install guide:

http://afepower.com/catalog/54-11478/is.pdf
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Where can I go about finding performance air scoops for my 2011 e90 sedan?

any help is appreciated =)
make your own. people who actually pay for this kind of stuff i cannot agree with. plus its not something that takes scientific research to make. just need 15 min , ruler, stainless steel sheet, cutter, paint of whatever color you want it to be.

total = 20 bucks (with enough to mess up 3 times)
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make your own. people who actually pay for this kind of stuff i cannot agree with. plus its not something that takes scientific research to make. just need 15 min , ruler, stainless steel sheet, cutter, paint of whatever color you want it to be.

total = 20 bucks (with enough to mess up 3 times)

20 bucks of stuff and how much of your time to save that extra 20 bucks? I know you say its taking you 15 minutes, but to think about the whole thing, taking dimensions and everything?

Needless to say that you can hardly tell my Cyba Scoops are in but unless you are BOSS at cutting and bending steel, everybody will be able to tell you saved that $20.
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make your own. people who actually pay for this kind of stuff i cannot agree with. plus its not something that takes scientific research to make. just need 15 min , ruler, stainless steel sheet, cutter, paint of whatever color you want it to be.

total = 20 bucks (with enough to mess up 3 times)
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20 bucks of stuff and how much of your time to save that extra 20 bucks? I know you say its taking you 15 minutes, but to think about the whole thing, taking dimensions and everything?

Needless to say that you can hardly tell my Cyba Scoops are in but unless you are BOSS at cutting and bending steel, everybody will be able to tell you saved that $20.


I agree, not everyone has the time, tools or knowldege to fabricate a pair of scoops so cyba scoops are the best way to go IMO.
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