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Old 08-30-2012, 01:26 PM   #18
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Also If bbk says its a 95mm tb then is there any modifications needed for the intake? Does it need opening up? Or is the outside diameter "95mm" and then shrinks back to a 90mm? If that's the case what is the point?

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Old 08-30-2012, 01:39 PM   #19
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Also If bbk says its a 95mm tb then is there any modifications needed for the intake? Does it need opening up? Or is the outside diameter "95mm" and then shrinks back to a 90mm? If that's the case what is the point?

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Just buy one and let us know how it goes.
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Old 08-30-2012, 01:50 PM   #20
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Naa I'm a pesamist lol

I believe in tunes, certain CAI's, long tube headers, med/big cams, cylinder heads and gears!

The rest are gimmicks lol.
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Old 08-30-2012, 01:57 PM   #21
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I saw these several months ago but opted just to send my intake and TB off to be ported for cheaper than the BBK TB. I think it was around 300.00 for both ported.
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Old 08-30-2012, 02:10 PM   #22
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Also If bbk says its a 95mm tb then is there any modifications needed for the intake? Does it need opening up? Or is the outside diameter "95mm" and then shrinks back to a 90mm? If that's the case what is the point?

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I thought factory intake was 95mm?



As for the reason I want this one over the vmax right now is mostly because I don't want a polished part. If air truly flows better over rough machined surfaces, then why does vmax polish their throttle bodies?
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Old 08-30-2012, 02:11 PM   #23
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Hmm. I thought they were 90mm.
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Old 08-30-2012, 02:18 PM   #24
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They are 90mm fellas.
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Old 08-30-2012, 02:38 PM   #25
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I thought factory intake was 95mm?



As for the reason I want this one over the vmax right now is mostly because I don't want a polished part. If air truly flows better over rough machined surfaces, then why does vmax polish their throttle bodies?
I'm not the authority on this, but I think it mainly depends on the type of engine. I believe some engines make more power with turbulent air while other engines make more power with smoother airflow...
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Old 08-30-2012, 03:29 PM   #26
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How long have these been out? Any advantage to these over the V-max?
They started testing them almost 2 years ago. If there was a problem, it would have come to the surface by now. I don't think they are putting the focus on advertising the GM line as much as they do the Mustang stuff because that is their primary market. I'm sure it doesn't help that their production facility isn't that large and they make a TON of stuff.

When BBK was formed, it was for the Mustang. They are trying to branch out, it is just going slower than they would like, mostly due to the economy. Where it's just a TB (no electronics), I can't see it having an issue. It uses all the factory electronics.
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Would this require a retune? Wonder if it would make any noticeable difference going from the Vmax to this?
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Old 08-30-2012, 04:28 PM   #28
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...and if they were such a bangin product then maybe BBK would be the company instead of Rx/VMax having weeks long waiting lines for their TBs.

Just an observation.
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Considering they haven't made it to market yet. And the price difference between the 2. 379.00 vs 150.00. But I didn't go with either one.
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You guys are getting me nowhere lol....

So this BBK has been around for two years but hasn't made it to market yet? That's not making any sense....

And how are they getting a 95mm tb to work where a 90mm one was previously?

As for the VMax, I'm just not sold on it. I don't care if they have waiting lines that wrap around the planet. That doesn't necessarily make them the best. And besides, there is nothing wrong with going against the mold. Too many cookie cutter camaros out there now anyway
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Old 08-30-2012, 09:17 PM   #31
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Lmao at Coyote!!!

I heard about it a while back but never heard of ANYONE especially here using one!
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Hey Coyote here's another one for you.

Lingenfelter does the same thing for 95.00 but they have a 1- 2 day turnaround.
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Old 08-30-2012, 09:38 PM   #33
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You guys are getting me nowhere lol....

So this BBK has been around for two years but hasn't made it to market yet? That's not making any sense...
I don't know that it's been 2 yrs but I'd rather that than them put out an inferior product.
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Old 08-30-2012, 09:40 PM   #34
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Hey Coyote here's another one for you.

Lingenfelter does the same thing for 95.00 but they have a 1- 2 day turnaround.
Same thing as what? The Vmax?
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