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      07-04-2014, 01:02 PM   #1
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::: Gintani F80 M3 / F82 M4 Down Pipes :::

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We are excited to announce our new Gintani F8X M3/M4 Down Pipes!

We have recently finished our first set of down pipes for the F8X M3/M4 and wanted to share some pictures!
  • Made in the USA
  • US 304 Stainless Steel
  • Hand TIG Welded
  • Lifetime warranty on all welds
  • Improved throttle and turbo response
  • 100% perfect fitment and space for O2 sensors
  • For off-road use only; not 50 state legal


Here are a few pictures of the first set we built on the car:















For pricing, please refer to our thread in the Sponsors Classified Section: Click Here

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      07-04-2014, 01:15 PM   #2
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Awesome, you guys are fast. Estimated and measures power gain? Perhaps from the pipes only?
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I'll b needing those soon!
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numbers would be nice for hp gain!
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DYNO?? CLIPS??
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Let me get this straight... You are swapping out parts designed by some of the top engineers in the world because some guys sponsored by a company told you it's "better??" But when you ask the same guy about tracking, "oh no, I have a kid now" or "I just detailed my car." or "i just got new tires."
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$1350? M-tax ftw?

Got any dynos?
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need dyno brah
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Glad to see companies are getting products out to market quick but damn thats a lot for two short pipes.
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Price is on par with m5/m6 downpipes
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These are the first downpipes out for the car and are hand made in the USA, price seems justified to me.
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Why buy these if you don't know what performance we are paying for?

Are these catless or high flow catted.
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Why buy these if you don't know what performance we are paying for?

Are these catless or high flow catted.
They look catless since there's not big bulge where the cat can go.
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We finished our first set this Thursday and have not had a chance to put it on our dyno yet for power gains. We created our jig from the first set and will provide more information and videos next week as today was 4th of July.

Please keep in mind these are two pipes (compared to the N55 which is a single turbo/pipe) and require a lot more material and time to build.
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Price is on par with m5/m6 downpipes
yea, but this isn't an m5/m6

These shouldn't cost any more than n54 downpipes.
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yea, but this isn't an m5/m6

These shouldn't cost any more than n54 downpipes.
While the price may be a little steep you have to understand that these are hand welded in the USA where as most of the n54 downpipes on the market are made overseas.
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While the price may be a little steep you have to understand that these are hand welded in the USA where as most of the n54 downpipes on the market are made overseas.
There are various other USA made n54 downpipes that are half the price of theses.

All comes down to the fact these are the first downpipes available. Once there are other vendors making them, the price will drop significantly.
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Sure that too I agree
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1. How big are the OEM cats?
2. Will you do catted DPs?
3. What's the red car on Minilites?
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I can't wait to see dyno numbers.
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While the price may be a little steep you have to understand that these are hand welded in the USA where as most of the n54 downpipes on the market are made overseas.
Which has absolutely no bearing on the functionality nor quality. Quality depends on good records, good design, tracability, skill of welder, materials, etc. Both can be equally great or equally shitty in any country.
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Dyno + clips will be available later this week.

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3 questions:
1. How big are the OEM cats?
2. Will you do catted DPs?
3. What's the red car on Minilites?
1. OEM cats are pancaked to fit in the tight area and I would estimate them to be about 1/3 to 1/4 length of the DP (I will take pictures when they are off the car).
2. No, we will not do catted DPs.
3. It is our shop's old school Mini.



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Which has absolutely no bearing on the functionality nor quality. Quality depends on good records, good design, tracability, skill of welder, materials, etc. Both can be equally great or equally shitty in any country.
Our down pipes are constructed from only US 304 Stainless Steel (not Chinese Steel) and our welder has a proven track record for building beautiful exhaust systems for many high horsepower vehicles.
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