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3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.

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Old 09-14-2004, 11:55 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a 1991 318is and i was wondering how i could get more torque from my motor without doing a motor swap, turbo/supercharger.
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you can gain some with an intake, cold air or short ram, obviously cai is better...umm i have the same car, eventually im going to get an m20 do a 3ltr conv. then super it! ill own all
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yep thats about it
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man thanks a ton for that link its awesome info
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man thanks a ton for that link its awesome info
you have an E30 and u have never been to R3vlimited.. are u crazy man
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i havent seen the article b4...
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you can gain some with an intake, cold air or short ram, obviously cai is better...umm i have the same car, eventually im going to get an m20 do a 3ltr conv. then super it! ill own all



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what is ricer about it? cai is better than short ram intake...the mods i want to do to the m20...will make it race worthy used wtf?
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you obviously dont know what you're talking about in response to the author of this thread.



yah cai is good....for HONDAS.
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this is all that is needed here...IMO end of topic....

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yah cai is good....for HONDAS.
and CAI is good for ALL CARS....duhh cold air is more dense...more dense aire means better efficiency...better efficiency = MORE POWER...dyno proven...might i add..
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yah cai is good....for HONDAS.
lol you are an idiot, its the cheapest bang for the buck, it has the most hp gain for the money...haha you need to see some dynos man...
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Originally posted by BMW Lover+Sep 15 2004, 01:12 AM--></div><table border='0' align='center' width='95%' cellpadding='3' cellspacing='1'><tr><td>QUOTE (BMW Lover @ Sep 15 2004, 01:12 AM)</td></tr><tr><td id='QUOTE'> <!--QuoteBegin-1985bmw325e@Sep 15 2004, 12:49 AM
you obviously dont know what you're talking about in response to the author of this thread.



yah cai is good....for HONDAS.
lol you are an idiot, its the cheapest bang for the buck, it has the most hp gain for the money...haha you need to see some dynos man... [/b][/quote]
WTF? how did you change your name?
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Ok guys i have everything that r3vlimited's MODIFYING THE m42 page except for adjusting my cam gears, and the 325 tranny and flywheel upgrade. I was looking on ebay and I came across this turbocharger thing that is electric here's the site = http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAP...7921747963&rd=1
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