M5POST
BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   M5POST - BMW M5 Forum > F10 M5 Forum > Engine, Exhaust, Drivetrain Modifications

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      11-09-2012, 09:45 AM   #23
cpiguy
Captain
 
cpiguy's Avatar
 
Drives: 2014 Porsche 911 Turbo S
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Westlake Village, CA

Posts: 616
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by DGod View Post
Hey guys!
For the ones who have already installed the Akrapovic exhaust, can you specify if the engine/throttle response mode in Sport Plus still makes it louder?
Because on standard exhaust there is an increase in exhaust sound and crackles when you choose Sport Plus. I wonder if this still happens with the Akrapovic Exhaust.
Thanks!
Really??? No difference in my car regardless of what mode I'm in..
__________________

CPIGUY
2010 M3 Coupe,2011 458 Italia
2014 911 Turbo S, 2014 X5 3.5
cpiguy is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-09-2012, 03:36 PM   #24
Tylerstar
Captain
 
Tylerstar's Avatar
 
Drives: Straight Piped F10 M5
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Miami

Posts: 924
iTrader: (0)

For me sport plus + M Dynamic Mode bring up the sound of the exhaust.
Tylerstar is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-09-2012, 04:51 PM   #25
Tylerstar
Captain
 
Tylerstar's Avatar
 
Drives: Straight Piped F10 M5
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Miami

Posts: 924
iTrader: (0)

Seems like akrapovic makes the exhaust louder at lower RPMS,giving it that perfect pitch.
Tylerstar is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-11-2012, 07:58 AM   #26
SSR
Private
 
SSR's Avatar
 
Drives: F10 m5
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: America

Posts: 57
iTrader: (0)

Love my Akra with cf tips!!!
Vivid Racing will have hi perf down pipes in 2 weeks!!!
SSR is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-11-2012, 02:30 PM   #27
qdtjant
Private First Class
 
qdtjant's Avatar
 
Drives: 1M Coupé 2012 F34 GT 335i MPPK
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Solna Sweden

Posts: 101
iTrader: (0)

Are those dp's decatted ?
Are you going to get the dp's ? If so please give us a review of performance, sound and if any engine check light is on.
__________________
AW 1M Coupé 2012
F34 335i xDrive 2014, MPPK
Alpina B10 V8 1999, just 37290 km
/Janne
qdtjant is offline   Sweden
0
Reply With Quote
      11-11-2012, 03:33 PM   #28
M54ccibo
Major
 
M54ccibo's Avatar
 
Drives: '13 F10 M5 AW/SO
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Orange County, CA

Posts: 1,373
iTrader: (0)

Man, I need to hear this in person. I am really on the fence with this...for the price it better sound amazing considering the low HP gain. That's obviously in addition to the CDF tips

dropstart67...any chance to get to cars and coffee in Irvine soon to get an in-person demo?
M54ccibo is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-12-2012, 11:54 AM   #29
Aboody99
Private
 
Drives: F10 M5
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Qatar

Posts: 70
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by SSR View Post
Love my Akra with cf tips!!!
Vivid Racing will have hi perf down pipes in 2 weeks!!!
Same here wating for Downpipes
Aboody99 is offline   Qatar
0
Reply With Quote
      11-22-2012, 12:59 PM   #30
Rob///M5
Major
 
Rob///M5's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 M5 SSII
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: San Diego

Posts: 1,342
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2013 BMW M5  [5.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by M54ccibo
Man, I need to hear this in person. I am really on the fence with this...for the price it better sound amazing considering the low HP gain. That's obviously in addition to the CDF tips

dropstart67...any chance to get to cars and coffee in Irvine soon to get an in-person demo?
+1

Lets all get together at Irvine C&C. I gotta hear the akra!
__________________
Rob///M5 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-23-2012, 11:54 PM   #31
M54ccibo
Major
 
M54ccibo's Avatar
 
Drives: '13 F10 M5 AW/SO
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Orange County, CA

Posts: 1,373
iTrader: (0)

YES!!!! Looking for a christmas gift from the wife...Akra Evo sounds like a good one, but I want to hear it first.

Rob///M5, when is the next Irv. C&C? I see the track day 12/15-16 but nothing in the forums about one in Dec.
M54ccibo is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-25-2012, 11:25 PM   #32
Rob///M5
Major
 
Rob///M5's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 M5 SSII
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: San Diego

Posts: 1,342
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2013 BMW M5  [5.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by M54ccibo
YES!!!! Looking for a christmas gift from the wife...Akra Evo sounds like a good one, but I want to hear it first.

Rob///M5, when is the next Irv. C&C? I see the track day 12/15-16 but nothing in the forums about one in Dec.
No clue. Never actually been. Was thinking they happened every weekend?
__________________
Rob///M5 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-26-2012, 02:01 PM   #33
M54ccibo
Major
 
M54ccibo's Avatar
 
Drives: '13 F10 M5 AW/SO
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Orange County, CA

Posts: 1,373
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Rob///M5 View Post
No clue. Never actually been. Was thinking they happened every weekend?
Guess I'll just have to swing by and see
M54ccibo is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
akrapovic, exhaust, help with mod

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:17 PM.




m5post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST