BMC Carbon Intake - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
Ford Forum Ford Forum

» Auto Insurance
» Featured Product
ยป Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > The Garage - Tech Forums > General Tech
Register Home Forum Active Topics Photo Gallery Auto Loans Garage Mark Forums Read Auto Escrow

General Tech Have a question that is not covered by one of the other categories? This is the forum for all other items not specifically covered in other categories.

FordForums.com is the premier Ford Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-11-2002, 09:21   #1 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Posts: 262
BMC Carbon Intake

Does anyone own or has any experiance on BMC Carbon Intake. How much is it? Who sells it (Around Melbourne preffered) & what's the difference (eg. better throttle response, more induction noise, better fuel economy...etc). How hard is it to install & is there any need for cutting or drilling?

Any information is Appreciated.....
I8AHSV is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 06-11-2002, 21:57   #2 (permalink)
LET EM' RIPPP
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Melbourne
Posts: 1,819
Hey how ya going.
I'm assuming you are talikng about the manderal bent pipe used in the EF/L that goes from the throttle body to the box.
I have not used this pipe myself, however, I have experimented with different pipe's, and there is a noticable loss when using the standard piping. I find that the engine becomes more responsive from mid to high rpm with the better flow.

There has been talk abut this on the Garage forum a while back, you might want to do a search.

Herrod Motorsport in melb. sell these for a couple hundred dollers.
__________________
CAUTION: Slippery When BOOSTING!
Bass Crazy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-13-2002, 05:55   #3 (permalink)
Ford Enhancement Specialist
 
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: australia
Posts: 399
air filter

we removed the bmc filter from the xr8 explode when we built the new engine with the 8 throttle bodys. we then donesome tests on the bmc carbon fibre set up. when teted on the dyno it made no gains what so ever. then tsted it on the road car felt a little different but not enough for us to sell this unit.However bmc make a replacment element for the std air filter box like a k/n thats were i would spend my money.
__________________
Herrod Motorsport

"The Ford Enhancement Specialist"
103 Northgate Drive Thomastown Vic
03 9464 5100
Herrod Motorsport is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-2002, 03:42   #4 (permalink)
Back on the road again
 
whataboutBEN's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: Sydney
Posts: 281
Can we get some piccies please. I have no idea visually of what your talking about.
__________________
whataboutBEN

falconnsw@hotmail.com
Aiming for the Best EB Ghia
whataboutBEN is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > The Garage - Tech Forums > General Tech



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

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
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Intake Question - Pod or Airbox... Axeman82 General Tech 1 12-17-2002 13:57
Snorkels, Air Boxes and Intake Pipes Great White General Tech 5 10-27-2002 16:47
my 94 intake... jaygecko Ford Ranger Forum 2 10-24-2001 15:11
intake mods roTor General Tech 8 09-02-2001 12:51
3.0L Intake (Prototype for Production) Vulcan Power V6 and Hot4 Tech 3 05-07-2001 01:46

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:54.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.