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      06-24-2020, 04:30 PM   #1
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X3M Competition - Akrapovic Muffler and Midpipe installed (with video / sound clip)

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Yesterday I picked up an Akrapovic Muffler, and Akrapovic Midpipe from European Auto Source, huge thanks to Kevin for snagging this for my X3M Competition.

It is very nicely made, and was very simple to install, also it fit perfectly.

The sound in all modes, has improved in depth, louder yes, but not obnoxious.

There is no surprise that my chick is terrible at filming, so any sound clip that I do have, sucks. SO I will get something better in a day or so.

But for now, here are some pictures.


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      06-24-2020, 04:36 PM   #2
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Can't wait for those soundclips!
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      06-24-2020, 04:41 PM   #3
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Welcome to the forum and the Akrapovic club, Aaron! We have a nice little Akrapovic thread going, so feel free to post your pictures there as well:
https://x3.xbimmers.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1695635
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      06-24-2020, 06:42 PM   #4
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Nice and congrats!!!
I wonder why Akrapovic USA told me that I can't have the mid-pipe shipped to CA because it is not CARB approved, but EAS can bring it to Cali for you.
Hmm, I have to talk to my people tomorrow, lol.
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      06-25-2020, 09:27 AM   #6
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Wow looks amazing OP. A little jealous for sure.
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Perfection. Period. Congrats!
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      06-25-2020, 04:56 PM   #8
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sound clips

THANKS GUYS!!

a couple not so good clips have been added lol, better than nothing.
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Nice and congrats!!!
I wonder why Akrapovic USA told me that I can't have the mid-pipe shipped to CA because it is not CARB approved, but EAS can bring it to Cali for you.
Hmm, I have to talk to my people tomorrow, lol.

It went out of state first then made its way here, I am from out of state, and this car is in California for a bit.
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It went out of state first then made its way here, I am from out of state, and this car is in California for a bit.
That explain it.
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Wow, this car is so quick that these soundclip videos are shorter than my phone chimes
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Wow, this car is so quick that these soundclip videos are shorter than my phone chimes
lol had to get to dinner before 8pm when things close now with the COVID nonsense!
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      06-26-2020, 02:07 PM   #13
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😍looks and sounds so good!
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I want one
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Added mine 2 weeks ago but have to upload videos into vimeo to share. Agree it is fantastic and I purchased the midpipes as well. Again thanks to our famous Ben r33_RGSport for the sale.
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Yesterday I picked up an Akrapovic Muffler, and Akrapovic Midpipe from European Auto Source, huge thanks to Kevin for snagging this for my X3M Competition.

It is very nicely made, and was very simple to install, also it fit perfectly.

The sound in all modes, has improved in depth, louder yes, but not obnoxious.

There is no surprise that my chick is terrible at filming, so any sound clip that I do have, sucks. SO I will get something better in a day or so.

But for now, here are some pictures.


Aaron


"simple" when the car is new I'll say
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Nothing but the best

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Stock sounds better then my F90 but it can definitely use aftermarket exhaust
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      06-26-2020, 07:24 PM   #21
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Are the downpipes unequal as the S55? Sounds like it is.
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