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      01-10-2013, 11:33 AM   #111
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The dude with the 550 had a remote, which he programmed into his home link buttons. How sweet is that!?
LOL that is sweet. Oops...opened my valves at 4AM when leaving for the airport instead of the garage. Sorry neighbors!
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Rob and guys,

I have time this Saturday after C&C Irvine to pay a visit to EAS for some dyno action. Anybody have Tom's number at EAS? I should prolly give him a call ahead of time. Thanks!
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      01-10-2013, 12:21 PM   #113
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Rob and guys,

I have time this Saturday after C&C Irvine to pay a visit to EAS for some dyno action. Anybody have Tom's number at EAS? I should prolly give him a call ahead of time. Thanks!
We are open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. Feel free to give me a call to schedule an appointment.
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      01-11-2013, 05:26 PM   #114
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Sorry everybody ... We've been so busy haven't had a chance to jump on!!
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      01-11-2013, 05:30 PM   #115
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I might do that ..
Anyone out here in LA want to meet me at our shop for a run out to C&C?

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That is exactly what I heard from Jon and Mark. They said that they heard a M6 (if I remember correctly) with it and it was SICK. For me, I need to hear it as well as the Akra before I make a final decision. I don't want it to be too obnoxious

BLACK MARKT, think you can make it to cars and coffee in Irvine early Saturday? You are up in LA, it is kind of a drive and 0-dark-early.
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      01-11-2013, 05:39 PM   #116
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Myself I've had ZERO issues w/ with my valves ...

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This is good to know. Have you had any problems with the valves and their operation? Did you opt for the remote or just the toggle?
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      01-11-2013, 05:45 PM   #117
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I beg to differ ... I think it sounds amazing
Times when I don't want all the sound I simply close the valve.

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The gthaus system was extremely loud. If sound is what you are looking for, buy that.
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      01-11-2013, 05:55 PM   #118
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Definetly thinking about going tomorrow ...
What time do people usually get there by?

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Anyone running the meisterschaft who can be there?
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Rob and guys,

I have time this Saturday after C&C Irvine to pay a visit to EAS for some dyno action. Anybody have Tom's number at EAS? I should prolly give him a call ahead of time. Thanks!
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      01-11-2013, 08:38 PM   #119
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Definetly thinking about going tomorrow ...
What time do people usually get there by?


I think EAS is usually closed on Saturdays.
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I beg to differ ... I think it sounds amazing
Times when I don't want all the sound I simply close the valve.
I totally agree with you. I love the sound with the valves open. I just think is important that people realize how loud it is in comparison to the other systems on the market.
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      01-11-2013, 09:20 PM   #121
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My bad ... I meant CARS & COFFEE IRVINE

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      01-12-2013, 01:55 AM   #122
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Robert @ EAS mentioned they might be open to doing a dyno competition day for us sometime in the future. They would set it up on a saturday so everyone could make it.
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Planning to call Tom EAS on Monday to talk about setting it up ... #LETSGOOOOO!!

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      01-12-2013, 04:22 AM   #124
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JUST CONFIRMED - A FEW OF US MEETING UP TO HIT CARS & COFFEE IRVINE IN 4.5hrs
WE'RE MEETING AT 5:30am AT 7327 MELROSE AVE LOS ANGELES .... #LETSGOOOOO!!


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      01-12-2013, 11:49 AM   #125
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I'd would definately buy it again, and would actually like 20% louder with the valves open. Just me. It's perfect with the valves closed and wouldn't change a thing. Hope this helps.

And by the way, you can definately feel the difference in performance.
thank you for your great comments, Sir.

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LAST MINUTE RUN UP TO CARS & COFFEE IN IRVINE YESTERDAY WAS AMAZING!!
IT WAS SUPERGOOD SEEING THE STRONG M5 PRESENCE & MEETING EVERYBODY!!
STOPPED BY LAMBORGHINI NEWPORT BEACH ON THE WAY BACK TO LOS ANGELES!!



MORE IMAGES ON THE WAY ....
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MEISTERSCHAFT GTC + LXR PIPE IN ACTION!!



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      01-16-2013, 09:33 AM   #128
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HERE's A VIDEO THAT WAS POSTED OF MY
M5 AT CARS & COFFEE IRVINE LAST SATURDAY ...

http:http://youtu.be/t3HKhrtSms0//

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I've decided to go with the GTHAUS TYR Stage 1 ECU tune ...
Had them overnight me everything I need for the tune!!

Looking forward to it today ... I'll let you know how it goes!!!

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Honestly guys, I have the Meisterschaft system, and it's not very loud, at least in the cabin. It's perfect for me, and for the M5 in my opinion, but definately not as loud as my M3 with Dinan race exhaust or the 458 with stock exhaust. I rate it a 9, especially when you hear it from the outside.
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I've decided to go with the GTHAUS TYR Stage 1 ECU tune ...
Had them overnight me everything I need for the tune!!

Looking forward to it today ... I'll let you know how it goes!!!
I can't wait to here how it goes Rob. Keep me posted.
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I've decided to go with the GTHAUS TYR Stage 1 ECU tune ...
Had them overnight me everything I need for the tune!!

Looking forward to it today ... I'll let you know how it goes!!!
Need race results against a stock M5 tomorrow ;-)
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I certainly will!!
Hope your back to 100%!!

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I can't wait to here how it goes Rob. Keep me posted.
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