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The Showroom
This is the place to show off your BMW to other members of the community. Post pictures and videos of your car and the modifications you have done to it. If you need a picture of something on a coupe, sedan, convertible or touring you will probably find it here!

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Old 11-03-2015, 11:21 PM   #1
WantAnM
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My Ride: 2004 330cic
330ci straight pipes.

Hello there

I recently had my local muffler shop fit 2 1/4 inch piping in place of the two resonators and muffler on my 330 and I thought that you guys would be interested in hearing how it sounds. Trust me when i say it is LOUD. There is some rasp at highway speeds (not as bad as you might think), but it does surprisingly OK when cruising around town. I only have 2 small clips for now, but I'll make longer and better videos if requested. Now, is this setup waaaaaaaayyyyy over the top? Of course. Does the car have any bite to back up its bark? Usually not. But it doesn't really matter to me. The car is still fun, and now it's even more fun with a bit of an attitude Be sure to tell me what you think, whether the feedback be negative or positive, I'd like to hear it.

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Old 11-04-2015, 12:11 AM   #2
AndreBXP
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I've run this setup for about 6 months when i bought my car(came with it). Was fun while it lasted, but the drone was too much and it got old quickly.
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Old 11-10-2015, 03:49 AM   #3
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I'll be going this route soon after getting bored of just the muffler delete. sounds good, deff wanna see more videos!
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Old 11-10-2015, 04:55 PM   #4
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Thank you! I just got tips installed yesterday, I'll have a cold start vid in a few hours.
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Old 11-10-2015, 05:54 PM   #5
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Sik. You should drop you exhaust next and run straight out of your headers. Or side pipes.
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