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Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning
Talk about driveline improvements, NA tuning and DME tuning your E46 BMW here. This includes diffs, intakes, exhausts, chips, software and OBD tuning.

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Old 11-30-2012, 11:45 AM   #301
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How is the sound vs the supersprint reps?
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Old 01-31-2013, 02:23 PM   #302
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Old 01-31-2013, 07:47 PM   #303
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I checked the website and I see the new headers up for sale, anybody buy them yet?
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Old 02-11-2013, 06:49 PM   #304
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Old 02-11-2013, 10:48 PM   #305
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Any review on these headers beside the one found in this topic? Oh any group buy yet?
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Old 02-12-2013, 12:32 AM   #306
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i have 2 weeks to decide whether i should choose the SS Replica or Gen3 Headers and ship them across the world
if anyone bought the Gen3 let us know, i can't go wrong with the headers as i have to pay 400$ to ship them back to the US if anything goes wrong
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Old 02-12-2013, 12:37 AM   #307
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Old 02-12-2013, 12:45 AM   #308
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true, since the SS have been in the market for so long and have made nothing but positive feedback. however if the Gen3 are as described, they're supposed to add even more power, fit perfectly and have great finishing... but with no feedback i'd rather stay on the safe side with the SS
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Old 02-12-2013, 01:27 AM   #309
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true, since the SS have been in the market for so long and have made nothing but positive feedback. however if the Gen3 are as described, they're supposed to add even more power, fit perfectly and have great finishing... but with no feedback i'd rather stay on the safe side with the SS
Guy who installed them had no issues. Just some post stuff but that supposed to be fixed. Be best to email the company?

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Old 02-12-2013, 01:32 AM   #310
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Guy who installed them had no issues. Just some post stuff but that supposed to be fixed. Be best to email the company?

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already did, but no reply
emailed info@bimmerbrakes.com, any other email address they would answer?
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Old 02-12-2013, 01:42 AM   #311
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already did, but no reply
emailed info@bimmerbrakes.com, any other email address they would answer?
Try again? Might not get it the first time around...
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Old 02-12-2013, 06:26 AM   #312
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i have 2 weeks to decide whether i should choose the SS Replica or Gen3 Headers and ship them across the world
if anyone bought the Gen3 let us know, i can't go wrong with the headers as i have to pay 400$ to ship them back to the US if anything goes wrong
Why would you ship them back? Any header can be cut,welded,and modified to fit your application. If you aren't capable of doing that,you would be wise to plan for it ahead of time,not waste hundreds of dollars and weeks of your life sitting around waiting for a new pair of the exact same headers that may still not fit perfectly.

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Old 02-12-2013, 11:31 AM   #313
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Just ordered the normal ones not gen3.
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Old 03-01-2013, 11:06 PM   #314
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Aaaaand they dont fit...
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Old 03-01-2013, 11:30 PM   #315
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Aaaaand they dont fit...
What doesn't fit? Email them
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Old 03-02-2013, 12:10 AM   #316
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What doesn't fit? Email them
the o2 bungs have 1mm clearance and it doesnt line up to the exhaust. And they have no email on their site.
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Old 03-02-2013, 12:19 AM   #317
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the o2 bungs have 1mm clearance and it doesnt line up to the exhaust. And they have no email on their site.
Sounds like you should bought some SuperSprint Headers...

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Old 03-02-2013, 12:36 AM   #318
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At that price.... No way.
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Old 03-02-2013, 12:39 AM   #319
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At that price.... No way.
They bolt up eh? They are known u have to pry your catback alittle between the 2 pipe to bolt up...

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Old 03-02-2013, 06:50 AM   #320
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the o2 bungs have 1mm clearance and it doesnt line up to the exhaust. And they have no email on their site.
Had the same issue with mine
I used plugs for the secondary 02 bungs and had new ones welded in further down.
They also didnt line up right
If i recall correctly it was the out side pipe
i used a pry bar to line it up and had too double gasket it to seal up
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