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Simota induction kit

Discussion in 'Z3 M Roadster & Coupé' started by Boysie, Jan 4, 2014.

  1. Boysie

    Boysie Zorg Guru (I)
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    I have read several threads regarding the Simota + and - benefits
    I read a Jontt's thread about the Simota, amazingly that was 5 years back and he had
    trouble getting one then, so he got in touch with evolve to sort one, not sure is that still an option/route,
    Jontt had a S50 then.
    If anybody on here knows of a suppliers or a newly new for sale
    please let me know
    out of choice I like new things
     
  2. GazHyde

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    Ray, I emailed Simota directly when I was looking for one a while ago. They gave me a price for them to supply directly. Just tried their website http://www.simotafilters.co.uk but it's not working on my ipad at the moment.

    As for the effect, I loved having one fitted to my 2.0. Eventually sold it to @pete59, who has it on his 2.0 now.
     
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    Hi Ray, I have a Gruppe M induction kit on mine and love the noise it makes. Have you thought about these ? Not sure how much they are in comparison as it was on the car when I got it.
     
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    I've seen induction kits where you have an intake tunnel, then the filter, then to the engine.
    Don't know is this one is of that type.
    I don't want the K&N 57i type. Would like to benefit from the "RAM-air"-direct intake
     
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    I am sure there is a secondhand Gruppe on Ebay
     
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    After some extra research, apparently BMC also has this type of airbox (CDA - Carbon Dynamic Airbox)
     
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    Hi ray, I have a Simota, it was bought through Evolve around £250 iirc.

    One thing I would like to know is how do you clean them? Does anyone know the best method?
     
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    I thought they were oil free, I did read somewhere about cleaning them :bookworm:
     
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    I think they have the details on their website, and I'm pretty sure they sell a cleaning kit form them.
     

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