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      05-25-2005, 04:02 PM   #1
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Would you turbocharge your BMW?

If you own a BMW 330i E90 or 530i E60 would you purchase a turbo kit for your vehicle within the next 3 years if it was reliable, proven, could be easily installed and if pricing was around $7000 for 300rwhp, $8000 for 350rwhp and $9500 for 400rwhp.

This would be assuming the kits would be easily installable and come complete with everything required. The dyno results would be shown in both video and graphical form.

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      05-25-2005, 04:50 PM   #2
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i would if the kit was a reasonable price(like civic turbo prices), and was "safe to use" for normal driving.

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      05-25-2005, 07:49 PM   #3
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for those prices...never! but i would turbo it at a price that sounds right cause in 3 years that makes my car a 3 year old car...parts are a lot cheaper....
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      05-25-2005, 08:03 PM   #4
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those prices are really high
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      05-25-2005, 08:06 PM   #5
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those prices are really high
Holly crap, is that with tuning and installation?
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      05-25-2005, 09:14 PM   #6
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I would if the price was under the 5K installed and tuned perfect for daily driving
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      12-27-2009, 03:41 AM   #7
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Holy Crap This Thred Is 5 Years Old!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!
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      12-27-2009, 03:55 AM   #8
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LOL. Yeah thats pretty old. I love looking at what HPF does to the M's though. Upwards of 800-1000 HP
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      12-27-2009, 11:17 AM   #9
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Ten grand... no way! Rather put more into my next purchase next gen M3 or 5.

Edit: Thought it's about the 335... still no
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If i am going to spend that much on a turbo kit for a 330 I might as well get a 335I which I HAVE!
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      12-28-2009, 03:21 PM   #11
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this kit will never happen so you guys can for get about this
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If i am going to spend that much on a turbo kit for a 330 I might as well get a 335I which I HAVE!
that good to know
but some people would like to make there car in to a sleeper
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      12-28-2009, 04:03 PM   #13
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this kit will never happen so you guys can for get about this
I know someone who spent almost 10g to supercharge their N/A I6 on a 530i. Its fasttt too, decidedly more than a stock 335 (we've raced)
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      12-28-2009, 04:50 PM   #14
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I know someone who spent almost 10g to supercharge their N/A I6 on a 530i. Its fasttt too, decidedly more than a stock 335 (we've raced)
if it the same 530i that i seen on youtube then that one fastt 530i i know of
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