View Full Version : E30 Intake

05-28-2004, 11:44 PM
I was looking to build a intake for my 1988 325 is, I was wondering if any of your would have or know where to get a plate that bolts on to the afm to make a round end filter fit on .......... and also has anybody created a cold air intake with the pipe goin down by where the stock pipe is lead from the bumper

05-29-2004, 02:59 AM
Just buy a bracket at any performance shop about $20 bucks...

Search turbo threads there should be lots about cold air intakes....

05-29-2004, 09:57 AM
Autozone sometimes sells a plate that will fit.

Most people make heatshields or buy them, like these
Look at LukasBMW's site, heres a link to his heatshieldsLukasBMW (http://lukasbmw.com/heatshields.htm)

05-29-2004, 05:36 PM
Does anyone have a specific link where I can buy one of those adapter plates? I've been looking high and low for one of those things...

05-29-2004, 06:57 PM
they are always on ebay.

05-29-2004, 08:14 PM
I know they're on Ebay, but I want a reliable company I can order from.

05-29-2004, 08:21 PM
Haha why? It's a piece of metal.

I got mine from E-Bay.

05-29-2004, 10:19 PM
... just the adapter? Not the filter as well?

05-29-2004, 10:24 PM
BMP makes a high quality adapter, but it is expensive, and they only sell it with their K&N filter as a kit. All the ebay ones are stamped out metal, with no transitioning.

The BMP is cast aluminum, with a nice smooth transition.