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any comments? i want to be a sleeper...all i have is the bFp cai...what company and how much shot? will not blow my engine?and how much approx would it cost me?i am seriously considering this cheap mod...
 

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nitrous isn't just about what size shot you have. It's what system you use (and what safety devices it has in place), if the install was done correctly, and most importantly how often you use it.
 

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ummm what kind of safety stuff do i need? doesnt it all come with the kit? and i would only be using it like once every 2 months or so..not like a weekly thing...jus if i race someone who thinks they will kick my ass....cause im stock...ill bust it out...what would the ideal shot be though?
 

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Well if YOU don't have that much money, my advice is save for engine mods...if you blow your engine with nitrous...will your parents pay for a new motor??? Insurance wont cover it....warranty wont cover it....you will have to buy a new motor 10k+ labor....ie about 14k total....thats the reason why most people dont run Nitrous on this board.....

PS. Why do you want nitrous so bad?? you watch fast and the furious too many times or something???
 

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e46bimmerboy said:
i will only use it when i race someone for like 5 bills or more...which is like once every 2 months or longer..it wont be a daily thing...jus for that moment..please help
It doesn't matter how much you use it (i know it causes wear)....but i mean, it only takes one time for something to go wrong and fook your engine....

Just be careful bro....i wouldn't want to be in your shoes if something happens...
 

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even with nitrous cars that would race for 5 bills would kill you right? im thinking youll be racing supras and turbo cars
Remember he is in High School...so he can probally run a 14 flat with a 75 shot if he can shift.

He is most likely racing hondas/acura's which can only do 14 flat max without turbo/supercharger/engine swap. (I know Honda NA can do upto 10's but not without a full motor build)
 

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you could definetly handle a 75 shot with the zex brand...but don't waste your money...bmw is a car with class...not a fast and frustrated japanese car
 

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ok ok, i think he got enough negative posts, i believe he asked for help in the matter, not whether or not he should get it, he has obviously made up his mind...

a friend of mine runs NOS on his 323Ci. It kicks you back like you just got rear ended lol, i dont know much about his system though. you'd have to research what kind of system is best for a bmw (i.e.- wet shot, dry shot, and theres one other kind)...his bottle is like the 20 or 30 lb bottle so i dont know what "shot" it is. All i know is he has it and hasnt run into any problems. like you said, he only uses it when he needs to...good luck, just do some research on the net, search for "NOS +bmw" and it should come up with some good info, maybe even some applications, good luck...
 
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