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Old 03-05-2006, 09:02 PM   #1 (permalink)
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m50 manifold installed!

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Got the m50 manifold installed after weeks of waiting, and the gaints are AWESOME! I was first scared that i wouldn't be able to feel the difference, but they are DEFINATELY noticeable! I can't even tell if there is a loss in low end torque at all (probably because of my slipping clutch), but once its past 4000 it just keeps PULLING all the way through redline! Now all that's in my way is a shark injector so I can raise the rev limit, but that'll have to wait til after cams :evil2

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the manifold before the install


notice the size difference in the runners


yay its in!
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yeah when we took it out...we found a blade from my fan....*cough* time for fan delete
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Very sweet... Where did you find the manifold?
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Old 03-06-2006, 03:57 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Cool... good stuff there.

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how hard was it to install?
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Can this be done on an e46 328i?
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Can this be done on an e46 328i?
...dont u have a e36 328?

i dont think it can be done as easily or at all on a e46
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Can this be done on an e46 328i?
Nope dotn think so. They have the m52"tu." Double Vanos. Im sure the setup is different.


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