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View Poll Results: Which Intake?
K&N 129 31.62%
Gruppe M 83 20.34%
Dinan 114 27.94%
other 82 20.10%
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Old 05-28-2009, 12:15 AM   #1
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which intake?

Which intake to buy for the 330i? and where is the best place to get it
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Old 05-28-2009, 08:18 AM   #2
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Dinan Air box

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Looks OEM
No heat soak
Tru cold air pick up without the risk of hydro lock
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Old 05-28-2009, 03:19 PM   #3
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Other, DIY cool air feed, drop-in filter.
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Old 05-28-2009, 03:40 PM   #4
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I like my K&N.
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Old 05-28-2009, 03:44 PM   #5
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i like my k&n but would switch over the dinan airbox fosure
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Old 05-28-2009, 04:21 PM   #6
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143 dinan! i have a dinan cool air intake.. love it.
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Old 05-28-2009, 04:22 PM   #7
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AFE for the price, although I have a Dinan long tube and I LOVE it.
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Old 06-01-2009, 01:27 PM   #8
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I love my AFE. If you want one this is the cheapest I've seen one online.

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Old 06-01-2009, 03:09 PM   #9
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I like my K&N, good sound and price. I rather go with Dinan air box but a little outta my money range.
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Old 06-01-2009, 07:22 PM   #10
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BMW Performance intake

- Very, very attractive
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Old 06-01-2009, 11:21 PM   #11
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AFE CAI, never look back
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Old 06-02-2009, 07:38 PM   #12
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K&N is smog legal. In California that's reason enough for me!
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Old 06-14-2009, 05:38 AM   #13
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just like my K&N for the price
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Old 06-15-2009, 11:34 AM   #14
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Old 06-16-2009, 09:13 PM   #15
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K&N is a great starter intake but I will stick with my Gruppe M. I have had all the crazy pricy intakes from $200-$2500 on my various cars over the years and the cheapest ones are certainly not the best but either are the most expensive. I would test a few of them and then do some research, then decide.
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Old 06-22-2009, 12:14 PM   #16
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Go with an ECIS. You can order one through rogue engineering. If i remember correctly I paid close to $300 for mine, and it was well worth the money. That was close to two years ago and I've had no problems. Still using the same filter. My roommate has a K&N and it just looks kinda out of place on a bmw IMO.
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Old 06-22-2009, 02:14 PM   #17
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to the poster above...at least my cars not sitting un startable in the garage go ecis ftl
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Old 06-22-2009, 02:28 PM   #18
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Cut a hole in your factory intake....look at my DIY

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Old 06-22-2009, 11:12 PM   #19
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Dinan airbox all the way, its the newest, cleaner, and it has the biggest filter of all, AND an extra air channel for more air.
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Old 06-23-2009, 03:38 PM   #20
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We have a few intake options available from K&N and AFE:

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... and also have a few filter options available from K&N and AFE as well:

http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E46-330...aign=postreply

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