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Old 12-27-2012, 05:27 AM   #95
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Originally Posted by Tiago View Post
IMO, the GTR hood was designed to let the S62 breath better in the E46 engine bay. Having a S54 engine and a GTR hood would make me feel like driving a 325i with M3 badge...
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Originally Posted by M3_Aaron View Post
The vents on the GTR extracted hot air from the radiator via sealed carbon ducting, they weren't really intake related.
Correct, the vents connected to sealed ducts that took air from the oil and water heat exchangers; nothing to do with intake, which ran between the two ducts to two required inlet restrictors, right behind the kidney grills.

Also, the engine was a P60B40, not an S62B50.
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