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      03-25-2013, 07:04 AM   #89
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Just to spoil some fun. Here's the video someone of you wanted. Excuse the bad quality video

Man you weren't lying. Those guys really did a number on your diffuser...

In regards to the sound, sounds pretty damn good to me!
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      03-25-2013, 07:06 AM   #90
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Just to spoil some fun. Here's the video someone of you wanted. Excuse the bad quality video

Hmm not bad, weird the remus mufflers cancel out the popping and gurgling though

May just need breaking in, most systems i have had have changed in tone and db after a few weeks.
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      03-25-2013, 07:13 AM   #91
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Hmm not bad, weird the remus mufflers cancel out the popping and gurgling though

May just need breaking in, most systems i have had have changed in tone and db after a few weeks.
it does have gurgling but not popping.
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      03-25-2013, 07:34 AM   #92
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Just to spoil some fun. Here's the video someone of you wanted. Excuse the bad quality video

*$&%.. what have they done to your diffuser!?

But a carbon fiber quad diffuser will fix that..

The sound itself is pretty loud, would love to hear it again in person on Wednesday.
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      03-25-2013, 07:39 AM   #93
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*$&%.. what have they done to your diffuser!?

But a carbon fiber quad diffuser will fix that..

The sound itself is pretty loud, would love to hear it again in person on Wednesday.
It's possible that the camera is close to the exhaust. But Cold start is even louder!! Can wake the neighbours UP from few levels below! It's That LOUD!
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      03-25-2013, 04:54 PM   #94
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I was never into mods until I had my E92. I now understand the meaning power is never enough. Hence the AR DP + Remus Street Race Exhaust for sound. I had the DP and Exhaust fitted at the same time. Honestly I didn't know what to expect, Some part of me is worried that I might not like it and some part of my is excited for more power and louder exhaust.

After a long day of waiting, picked up the car on friday night after work and DAMN the Exhaust is LOUD!! Mechanic said it took longer then he expected and he wasn't not happy with the work.

After having the car for over the weekend, I was still not certain that I'd like the sound as it was different. I always had a quiet car but never one that ROARS!! All I can say for now is I will need some time to get use to it. The exhaust has some drone and rasp. Some says that the DP contribute the raspyness.

Anyways the car will be going back into the workshop to check whether the DP is touching as I can feel vibration on idle and even on stepping on the gas abit.

I NEED A NEW DIFFUSER.

If only I'd listened to SHANE!!! I didnt expect the cutting would be this bad ! SIGH

Just to spoil some fun. Here's the video someone of you wanted. Excuse the bad quality video


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      03-25-2013, 08:01 PM   #95
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Happening this wed. meeting in chatswood for some BMWOMANCE lol @ My Sweet Memory.
If its cool with you guys id like to come introduce myself..
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      03-25-2013, 08:07 PM   #96
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If its cool with you guys id like to come introduce myself..
sure not a problem.
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      03-25-2013, 08:11 PM   #97
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sure not a problem.

Great, Ill see you tomorrow night. I need to find out what i can do to my standard 335.. its dying for some mods.
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      03-25-2013, 09:55 PM   #98
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When I had the remus exhaust system on my 335i, I found that it gave the car a louder sound (think JDM), but not an aggressive/throaty note. Each to their own though, I ended up removing the system.
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      03-26-2013, 07:36 AM   #99
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sure not a problem.
Dumb question, exactly where do you mean to meet? I thought I knew chatswood but that store is a shop front????
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      03-26-2013, 07:42 AM   #100
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Dumb question, exactly where do you mean to meet? I thought I knew chatswood but that store is a shop front????
We meet at the My Sweet Memory. It's directly opposite of Sushi Train. Meet at 8pm
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      03-26-2013, 08:02 AM   #101
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Dumb question, exactly where do you mean to meet? I thought I knew chatswood but that store is a shop front????
Park your car @ Westfield, enter via the Anderson St entrance.
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Park your car @ Westfield, enter via the Anderson St entrance.
see you guys there

i'm only going to know Alan (Zen) the tall honkie dude

maybe pm me/zen/kaitan if your coming and we can pass you our mobile numbers?
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see you guys there

i'm only going to know Alan (Zen) the tall honkie dude

maybe pm me/zen/kaitan if your coming and we can pass you our mobile numbers?
Haha, I shall see u there tonight. Also Troy is kind enough to show us his jb4 William. I reckon after tonight, you wil want a tune more than anything!
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You have PM.
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Haha, I shall see u there tonight. Also Troy is kind enough to show us his jb4 William. I reckon after tonight, you wil want a tune more than anything!
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See you guys tonight at 8Pm
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      03-27-2013, 12:05 AM   #106
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Who did the install kaitan? The cut could have been sanded down to make it neater at least lol...
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      03-27-2013, 12:29 AM   #107
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I dont mean to be harsh Troy, but I reckon my dog could have chewed those holes out neater in the rear diffuser :P
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      03-27-2013, 12:32 AM   #108
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I dont mean to be harsh Troy, but I reckon my dog could have chewed those holes out neater in the rear diffuser :P
Unfortunately for Troy, that's not that harsh
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You guys into Go karting? I was thinking of going for a few laps later tonight considering its double demerit this weekend
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Unfortunately for Troy, that's not that harsh
MAN!!! shane u just added salt I should have listen to you! but to be fair I didnt expect the cutting to be that bad !!! especially when a template has been provided!
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