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3-Series (E36) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1992-1999. Autodoodad Specific models include: BMW 316i, BMW 318i, BMW 318iS/ti, BMW 320, BMW 323, BMW 320, BMW 324, BMW 325, BMW 328.

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Old 11-13-2004, 09:57 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i've noticed that on my 328i the exhaust seems to have a flap/valve attached/in the right hand side pipe....... anyone know what this does?

I've also noticed that the person who had it before me has had it tied open..... will this effect anything?
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Old 11-13-2004, 10:27 AM   #2 (permalink)
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it creates backpressure for better performance in the low end. it usually stays closed untiill you get going then, opens.
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ya i noticed that too. i just replaced my stock one w/ the uuc tse. (alot louder now) any ways. its a valve that is closed at idle so it will be quieter and opens later like furious said. after i put the uuc on i stuck a gold tee in the line and put it behind the heat shield becuase i wont be needing it anymore. later
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