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      10-02-2010, 05:27 AM   #1
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F10 5 Series BMW Performance Parts?

Do you think that BMW will release performance parts for the new 5, maybe a sport exhaust?
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      10-02-2010, 01:14 PM   #2
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I'd be interested in one. The 550 could use more rumble from the exhaust.
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      10-03-2010, 11:15 AM   #3
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I think AC has a really good exhaust system, but I'm not sure if they use OEM tips which are great on the 550i
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      10-06-2010, 06:08 PM   #4
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Any one got the part number for the black performance grills? My dealer can't find them!
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      10-06-2010, 06:50 PM   #5
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BMW Original Blackout Grill - Right
Part # : 51 71 2 155 446


BMW Original Blackout Grill - Left
Part # : 51 71 2 155 447

$75US each MSRP ... but you can get them at getbmwparts.com for $60US each

Double check w/ vendor if they are indeed "Black"




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      10-06-2010, 07:42 PM   #6
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Any one got the part number for the black performance grills? My dealer can't find them!
I just got mine from getBMWparts.com $128.95 delivered. They both came in one box: 51-71-2-165-528 (right) 51-71-2-165-539 (left)

Numbers are different from above's post. Did I get the wrong ones?
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      10-06-2010, 10:11 PM   #7
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http://www.trademotion.com/partlocat...catalogid=4462
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      10-12-2010, 07:23 AM   #9
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One of the #numbers above was a E60 grill and the other one doesnt show a single search result in my BMW dealers computer?
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hi guys and ideas of getting any more power out of a 2010 f10 523i 2.5l petrol
engine and remaps deemed to be official
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      01-21-2011, 05:26 AM   #11
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hi guys and ideas of getting any more power out of a 2010 f10 523i 2.5l petrol
engine and remaps deemed to be official
There will be no 'official' remaps for these engines, only aftermarket options which would invalidate your warranty if detected.

I'm assuming good quality fuel is more difficult to get in certain parts of India?(forgive me if that is incorrect)
Combining that with the more extremes of temperature you get there may make ECU remaps more likely to cause premature engine failure then they would in perhaps Europe?
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Can we put the grills by ourselves or do we have to go to workshop?
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      03-09-2011, 12:04 AM   #13
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check out the diy section... member LACSTER as a great diy thread on this

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There will be no 'official' remaps for these engines, only aftermarket options which would invalidate your warranty if detected.

I'm assuming good quality fuel is more difficult to get in certain parts of India?(forgive me if that is incorrect)
Combining that with the more extremes of temperature you get there may make ECU remaps more likely to cause premature engine failure then they would in perhaps Europe?
There is now....
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      03-20-2011, 11:30 AM   #15
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i only interest brake system from performance for F10
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      07-06-2011, 10:24 AM   #16
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More Rumble from 2011 550i Exhaust

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I'd be interested in one. The 550 could use more rumble from the exhaust.
Hey CJ - Have you discovered any exhaust system upgrades to address this issue?
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      07-08-2011, 05:48 PM   #17
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Hey CJ - Have you discovered any exhaust system upgrades to address this issue?
i second that
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      07-28-2011, 09:27 AM   #18
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BMW will most likely release a performance exhaust for the 550 and 535 in due time.

In the meantime, you have options such as Eisenmann which offers better than OEM quality with amazing sound... IMHO the way the car should have sounded from the factory.

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