2002 BMW Z3 Performance Air Intake Systems

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    • K&N® 57i Series Generation I Induction Kit
      (0 reviews)
      # 335338
      BMW Z3 2002, 57i Series Generation I Induction Kit by K&N®. This induction kit is an easy and inexpensive way to increase airflow into your engine. It replaces your restrictive factory airbox with a free flowing K&N air filter....
      Guaranteed to increase horsepowerSpecifically designed for each application
      $118.99 - $122.99
    • K&N® 33 Series Panel Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 318616
      BMW Z3 2002, 33 Series Panel Air Filter by K&N®. A K&N 33 series OE replacement air filter is designed to increase horsepower and acceleration. These washable and reusable panel air filters are easy to install because they fit...
      Improves engine airflowIncreases horsepower and acceleration
      $47.99
    • aFe® Pro 5R Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 917571
      BMW Z3 E36 2002, Pro 5R Air Filter by aFe®. The Pro 5R air filter provides increased airflow to your engine without sacrificing filtration ability. The increased airflow allows your engine to make more power, and have better...
      Improves airflow and engine performanceProvides superior air filtration and engine protection
      $73.95
    • aFe® Pro DRY S Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 920425
      BMW Z3 E36 2002, Pro DRY S Air Filter by aFe®. The Pro DRY S is the perfect combination of performance, protection and convenience. When you want increased airflow with superior filtration, but ease of maintenance is a high...
      Improves airflow and engine performanceProvides superior air filtration and engine protection
      $73.95
    • GREEN FILTER® Factory Replacement Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 56287687
      BMW Z3 3.0i / Coupe / M Coupe / M Roadster / Roadster 2002, Factory Replacement Air Filter by GREEN FILTER®. Replace your factory air cleaner filter element with a Green Filter oiled-cotton filter and never buy another filter as...
      Cleanable, reusable filter element will outlast your carTraps particles as small as 5 microns
      $39.80
    • Spectra Premium® Mass Air Flow Sensor
      (0 reviews)
      # 57169590
      BMW Z3 2002, Mass Air Flow Sensor by Spectra Premium®. Spectra Premium’s complete line of new Mass Air Flow Sensors, featuring Ceramic PC boards to ensure premium performance and durability.
      Provide more consistent voltage to eliminate engine rough idle problemsPlatinum connector threads reduce the number of connection points for faster reaction to change
      $59.41 - $97.18
    • Karlyn STI® Mass Air Flow Sensor
      (0 reviews)
      # 87298782
      BMW Z3 2002, Mass Air Flow Sensor by Karlyn STI®. BREMI has been an original equipment manufacturer and aftermarket supplier of Ignition products for Generations. Bremi’s strength lie in their ability to consistently provide...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $80.74 - $80.78
    • FRAM® Extra Guard™ Flexible Panel Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 18677995
      BMW Z3 2.5L / 3.0L / 3.2L 2002, Extra Guard™ Flexible Panel Air Filter by FRAM®. Size: 9.55" (L) x 7" (W) x 2.28" (H). Most dirt and dust enters the engine through the air filter and FRAM Extra Guard is engineered to provide...
      Provides better air filtration for improved performancePrevents damaging particles from entering your engine
      $22.09
    • Hastings® Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 21455854
      BMW Z3 2002, Air Filter by Hastings®. Clean air is critical to the performance of your engine, so don’t trust just any filter. Hastings filters are tested according to SAE J726 test procedures, where they meet or exceed the...
      Filters out dirt and dust in the air preventing them from entering the engineHeavy duty construction for long service life
      $18.23
    • Spectre Performance® HPR™ OE Replacement Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 12058933
      BMW Z3 Coupe / Roadster 2002, HPR™ OE Replacement Air Filter by Spectre Performance®. Rooted in racing, Spectre Performance designs and builds every product with the same goal in mind - the best performance in the market proven...
      High-tech engine parts for the most power and best performanceThe finest exterior and interior parts for superior appearance and functionality
      $17.03
    • Hengst® Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 53985297
      BMW Z3 2002, Air Filter by Hengst®. If you have a dirty air filter, clogged PCV valve, or defective MAF sensor you may be tempted to just run down to the local auto parts chain store for a replacement, but before you waste your...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersFast shipping; 1-2 day delivery time regardless of where you’re located
      $14.53
    • ACDelco® Professional™ Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 73489917
      BMW Z3 2.5L / 3.0L / 3.2L 2002, Professional™ Air Filter by ACDelco®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this Professional Air Filter by ACDelco features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $22.68
    • Beck Arnley® Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 35811639
      BMW Z3 2.5L / 3.0L / 3.2L 2002, Air Filter by Beck Arnley®, Primary. For one hundred years, Beck/Arnley has been providing premium OE quality parts for vehicles. Beginning with motorcycle parts in 1914 and transitioning to import...
      OE quality products from top original equipmentTop quality materials
      $20.85
    • WIX® Air Filter Panel
      (0 reviews)
      # 64388339
      BMW Z3 2002, Air Filter Panel by WIX®. Considering as much as 10,000 gallons of air must pass through the air filter for every gallon of fuel the engine consumes, WIX air filters play a vital part in preventing foreign particles...
      Prevents foreign particles like carbon, soot and abrasives from entering the fuel mixEnsures superior engine protection
      $17.69
    • Luber-finer® Flexible Panel Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 82929985
      BMW Z3 2.5L / 3.0L / 3.2L 2002, Flexible Panel Air Filter by Luber-finer®. Product Height: 1.84" (47mm). Luber-finer air filters are constructed with specially blended filter media for optimal dirt-holding capacity, filtering...
      $23.06
    • Dorman® Mass Air Flow Sensor
      (0 reviews)
      # 34230281
      BMW Z3 2002, Mass Air Flow Sensor by Dorman®. Save time, money, and labor by replacing only the MAF sensor instead of the entire mass air flow assembly. Constructed with the latest design improvements and to precisely match OE...
      Constructed from high-quality materials to successfully resist damage from extreme underhood temperatures and environmental factors, such as humidityDirect fit for a trouble-free replacement
      $103.49 - $127.00
    • Cardone® Mass Air Flow Sensor
      (0 reviews)
      # 35544071
      BMW Z3 2002, Mass Air Flow Sensor by Cardone®. Mounting Hole Count: 2. Configuration Type: Bolt-On. MAF Sensors precisely track O.E. output curves and maintain spec tolerances to ensure accurate scan tool readings for proper...
      50-state emissions street legalThe finest quality at a great price
      $46.24 - $280.69
    • Bosch® Mass Air Flow Sensor
      (0 reviews)
      # 23953933
      BMW Z3 3.2L 2002, Mass Air Flow Sensor by Bosch®. It's all a question of the right mixture. If your mass air flow sensor needs replacement, it pays off to rely on a premium quality Bosch mass air flow sensor. It guarantees optimum...
      Maximum reliability and a long service lifeMeets or exceeds OEM specifications
      $122.11
    • VDO® Air Mass Meter
      (0 reviews)
      # 8944862
      BMW Z3 2002, Air Mass Meter by VDO®. If you have a dirty air filter, clogged PCV valve, or defective MAF sensor you may be tempted to just run down to the local auto parts chain store for a replacement, but before you waste your...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersFast shipping; 1-2 day delivery time regardless of where you’re located
      $230.94 - $247.45
    • Beck Arnley® Mass Air Flow Sensor
      (0 reviews)
      # 52267946
      BMW Z3 2002, Mass Air Flow Sensor by Beck Arnley®. For one hundred years, Beck/Arnley has been providing premium OE quality parts for vehicles. Beginning with motorcycle parts in 1914 and transitioning to import vehicles in the...
      OE quality products from top original equipmentTop quality materials
      $120.07 - $132.38
    • Delphi® Mass Air Flow Sensor
      (0 reviews)
      # 81758010
      BMW Z3 2002, Mass Air Flow Sensor by Delphi®. When it comes to MAF sensors, communication with the ECM is key. That’s why Delphi MAF sensors use all new parts - never remanufactured parts that could harbor debris and therefore...
      Extensive coverageAvailable in a variety of bore diameters to accommodate a wide range of airflow, resulting in a robust design for electrical overloads
      $97.90 - $130.84
    • VDO® Throttle Body
      (0 reviews)
      # 8944300
      BMW Z3 2002, Throttle Body by VDO®. With Gasket. Is your vehicle hard to start? Does its stumble and stall, and idle rough? Are you making more frequent visits to the pump? Your fuel system may need repair, but before you waste...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersFast shipping; 1-2 day delivery time regardless of where you’re located
      $246.64 - $336.21
    • Dorman® Intake Manifold Runner Control Valve
      (0 reviews)
      # 16854421
      BMW Z3 3.0L 2002, Intake Manifold Runner Control Valve by Dorman®. This is an aftermarket part that replaces factory OE # 11617544805. Save time, money and labor with Dorman's Intake Manifold Runner Control Valve. Now you can...
      Replacement returns vehicle to proper operationDirect replacement for a proper fit every time
      $130.08
    • Standard® TechSmart™ Intake Manifold Actuator
      (0 reviews)
      # 45142674
      BMW Z3 2002, TechSmart™ Intake Manifold Actuator by Standard®. Repair Kit. SMP’s vision is to be the leading independent supplier to the automotive aftermarket, providing the highest quality products, competitive prices and the...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersFast shipping; 1-2 day delivery time regardless of where you’re located
      $39.64
    • URO Parts® Intake Manifold Actuator
      (0 reviews)
      # 77531989
      BMW Z3 3.0L 2002, Intake Manifold Actuator by URO Parts®. A common failure inherent to the intake manifold of Mercedes 272 & 273 engines is for breakage of the actuating mechanisms on the intake swirl flap system. These flaps are...
      Replaces your worn out factory intake part to restore vehicle's performanceConstructed from top notch materials for ultimate strength and reliability
      $140.64
    • URO Parts® Air Flow Meter Boot
      (2 reviews)
      # 77578060
      BMW Z3 2002, Air Flow Meter Boot by URO Parts®. Replace your worn out Air Intake part with this superior air intake part component designed by URO to restore your vehicle's factory performance. Manufactured to meet the highest OE...
      Replaces your worn out factory intake part to restore vehicle's performanceConstructed from top notch materials for ultimate strength and reliability
      $10.94 - $23.95
    • Standard® Intermotor™ Air Charge Temperature Sensor
      (0 reviews)
      # 45060290
      BMW Z3 2.5L / 3.0L 2002, Intermotor™ Air Charge Temperature Sensor by Standard®. SMP’s vision is to be the leading independent supplier to the automotive aftermarket, providing the highest quality products, competitive prices...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersFast shipping; 1-2 day delivery time regardless of where you’re located
      $27.66
    • Standard® Air Charge Temperature Sensor Connector
      (0 reviews)
      # 63863407
      BMW Z3 2.5L / 3.0L 2002, Air Charge Temperature Sensor Connector by Standard®. 2 Terminals Female Connector. Finish: Black. Optional Selection. SMP’s vision is to be the leading independent supplier to the automotive aftermarket,...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersFast shipping; 1-2 day delivery time regardless of where you’re located
      $8.88 - $15.22
    • Genuine® Air Mass Meter Boot
      (1 reviews)
      # 8908394
      BMW Z3 2002, Air Mass Meter Boot by Genuine®. If you have a dirty air filter, clogged PCV valve, or defective MAF sensor you may be tempted to just run down to the local auto parts chain store for a replacement, but before you...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersFast shipping; 1-2 day delivery time regardless of where you’re located
      $8.22 - $44.37
    • FAE® Air Temperature Sensor
      (0 reviews)
      # 53656073
      BMW Z3 2.5L / 3.0L 2002, Air Temperature Sensor by FAE®. Note: Located in intake manifold plenum or air filter housing. Is your vehicle hard to start? Does its stumble and stall, and idle rough? Are you making more frequent visits...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersFast shipping; 1-2 day delivery time regardless of where you’re located
      $38.51
    • Original Equipment® Air Temperature Sensor
      (0 reviews)
      # 43166925
      BMW Z3 2.5L / 3.0L 2002, Air Temperature Sensor by Original Equipment®. OEM. Note: Located in intake manifold plenum or air filter housing. Is your vehicle hard to start? Does its stumble and stall, and idle rough? Are you making...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersFast shipping; 1-2 day delivery time regardless of where you’re located
      $36.40
    • Victor Reinz® Intake Manifold Gasket Set
      (0 reviews)
      # 24046305
      BMW Z3 2.5L / 3.0L 2002, Intake Manifold Gasket Set by Victor Reinz®, Use 1 per Car. OEM Standard. Material: Victo-Tech. Not Included: Plenum Gasket. When you’re low on oil, coolant or some other fluid, you may be tempted to just...
      $55.50
    • URO Parts® Intake Manifold Runner Control Valve
      (0 reviews)
      # 77531603
      BMW Z3 2.5L 2002, Intake Manifold Runner Control Valve by URO Parts®. Replace your worn out Air Intake part with this superior air intake part component designed by URO to restore your vehicle's factory performance. Manufactured to...
      Replaces your worn out factory intake part to restore vehicle's performanceConstructed from top notch materials for ultimate strength and reliability
      $168.76
    • Genuine® Air Mass Meter Gasket
      (0 reviews)
      # 8774619
      BMW Z3 2.5L 2002, Air Mass Meter Gasket by Genuine®. Rubber ring between the two boots. Note: Ring connector between 13 54 1 435 627 and 13 54 1 705 209 air mass boots. If you have a dirty air filter, clogged PCV valve, or...
      OE quality parts from top original equipment and aftermarket manufacturersFast shipping; 1-2 day delivery time regardless of where you’re located
      $8.13
    • Denso® Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 85801309
      BMW Z3 2.5L / 3.0L / 3.2L 2002, Air Filter, FTF Air Filter by Denso®. The air filter is the last line of defense against the harmful airborne abrasives that have been proven to wear out engines before their time. With OE-quality...
      High airflow rate improves performance and fuel economySuperior dust holding capacity increases filter life
      $15.06
    • K&N® Apollo Cold Air Intake System
      (0 reviews)
      # 534642
      Apollo Cold Air Intake System by K&N®. Cooler air inlet temperatures mean more horsepower. This universal kit turns any air intake system into a Cold Air intake system. It replaces the OEM airbox with a K&N air filter in a special...
      $129.99 - $209.99
    • Spectre Performance® Air Intake Hump Hose
      (0 reviews)
      # 12037463
      Universal Air Intake Hump Hose by Spectre Performance®. Rooted in racing, Spectre Performance designs and builds every product with the same goal in mind - the best performance in the market proven on the racetrack! All products...
      High-tech engine parts for the most power and best performanceThe finest exterior and interior parts for superior appearance and functionality
      $32.40 - $37.02
    • Spectre Performance® Air Intake Tube Collar Clamp
      (0 reviews)
      # 12039508
      Universal Air Intake Tube Collar Clamp by Spectre Performance®. Rooted in racing, Spectre Performance designs and builds every product with the same goal in mind - the best performance in the market proven on the racetrack! All...
      High-tech engine parts for the most power and best performanceThe finest exterior and interior parts for superior appearance and functionality
      $8.52 - $14.51
    • AIRAID® Cone Air Filter
      (5 reviews)
      # 80390519
      Universal Cone Air Filter by AIRAID®. Advanced air filtration technology, superior construction and the world's best warranty make an AIRAID air filter the best you can buy. It allows increased airflow and provides better air...
      Improves airflow and engine performanceProvides superior air filtration and engine protection
      $25.40 - $109.04
    • Vibrant Performance® The Classic Performance Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 78903132
      Universal The Classic Performance Air Filter by Vibrant Performance®. Vibrant Performance “Classic Filters” feature a 4 ply pleated cotton-gauze element that allows for significantly more airflow than a stock filter while...
      Made of High Quality MaterialsIdeal for All Motor and Forced Induction race applications
      $21.95 - $65.00
    • Holley® 10" Chrome Round Air Cleaner (120-145)
      (0 reviews)
      # mpn358495189
      10" Chrome Round Air Cleaner by Holley®. The Off-Road Truck Avenger is designed specifically for off-road applications. The unique fuel metering block eliminates fuel spillover through the boosters at extreme angles allowing for 40...
      Gold Dichromate finish for extreme off road environmentsSingle feed fuel inlet for ease of installation
      $35.82
    • Holley® 14" Chrome Round Air Cleaner (120-102)
      (0 reviews)
      # mpn358495186
      14" Chrome Round Air Cleaner by Holley®.
      $44.02
    • Holley® 14" Power Shot Air Cleaner (120-146)
      (0 reviews)
      # mpn358495190
      14" Power Shot Air Cleaner by Holley®. The Off-Road Truck Avenger is designed specifically for off-road applications. The unique fuel metering block eliminates fuel spillover through the boosters at extreme angles allowing for 40...
      Gold Dichromate finish for extreme off road environmentsSingle feed fuel inlet for ease of installation
      $75.81
    • Holley® Air Cleaner Replacement Element (120-144)
      (0 reviews)
      # mpn620677737
      Air Cleaner Replacement Element by Holley®. The Off-Road Truck Avenger is designed specifically for off-road applications. The unique fuel metering block eliminates fuel spillover through the boosters at extreme angles allowing for...
      Gold Dichromate finish for extreme off road environmentsSingle feed fuel inlet for ease of installation
      $37.88
    • Holley® Custom Oval Air Cleaner (120-141)
      (0 reviews)
      # mpn358495188
      Custom Oval Air Cleaner by Holley®. Holley mechanical fuel pumps range from 80 GPH to 225 GPH in many various applications to meet the fuel demands of most engines.
      High output fuel flowFlows 110 GPH free flow
      $115.95
    • Holley® Powershot Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 63646440
      Powershot Air Filter by Holley®. The Holley GM LS3/L92 Modular Hi-Ram Intake Manifold is introduced as a cost effective alternative to fabricated sheet-metal for high-performance applications where induction system height is not...
      Single Plane with Isolated PlenumSquare Bore Carburetor Mounting Flange
      $52.23 - $60.42
    • Injen® High Performance Air Filter
      (19 reviews)
      # 375936
      Universal High Performance Air Filter by Injen®. Replace your worn out air filter with this high flow High Performance filter. It features a built-in velocity stack for added performance, urethane top and base to resist heat...
      Improves engine airflowIncreases horsepower and acceleration
      $49.32 - $57.54
    • K&N® Dual Flange Oval Straight Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 25513976
      Universal Dual Flange Oval Straight Air Filter by K&N®. Get better performance, superior engine protection and more economical operation with a K&N Air Filter. K&N Universal Air Filters are available for just about any application.
      Improves engine airflowIncreases horsepower and acceleration
      $38.99 - $217.99
    • K&N® Oval Tapered Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 25636561
      Universal Oval Tapered Air Filter by K&N®. Get better performance, superior engine protection and more economical operation with a K&N Air Filter. K&N Universal Air Filters are available for just about any application.
      Improves engine airflowIncreases horsepower and acceleration
      $32.99 - $196.99
    • K&N® Round Tapered Air Filter
      (6 reviews)
      # 25611518
      Universal Round Tapered Air Filter by K&N®. Get better performance, superior engine protection and more economical operation with a K&N Air Filter. K&N Universal Air Filters are available for just about any application.
      Improves engine airflowIncreases horsepower and acceleration
      $22.08 - $122.99
    • AEM® Clamp-On Round DryFlow Racing Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 328142
      Universal Clamp-On Round DryFlow Racing Air Filter by AEM®. Let your engine breathe with an AEM DryFlow Racing filter! Every DryFlow filter is engineered to exceed the engine's normal airflow requirement. And thanks to AEM's...
      Exceeds the engine’s normal airflow capacityEasy to clean – no oiling required
      $68.99
    • AEM® Oval DryFlow Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 313145
      Universal Oval DryFlow Air Filter by AEM®. Let your engine breathe with an AEM DryFlow filter! Every DryFlow filter is engineered to exceed the engine's normal airflow requirement. And thanks to AEM's DryFlow technology, cleaning...
      Exceeds the engine’s normal airflow capacityEasy to clean – no oiling required
      $39.99 - $97.99
    • AEM® Oval DryFlow Brute Force Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 313143
      Universal Oval DryFlow Brute Force Air Filter by AEM®. These filters are much larger than standard DryFlow filters and engineered to exceed the airflow requirements of large displacement engines. They are designed to be durable and...
      Exceeds the normal airflow capacity of large displacement enginesEasy to clean – no oiling required
      $71.99 - $76.99
    • AEM® Round DryFlow Air Filter
      (2 reviews)
      # 322114
      Universal Round DryFlow Air Filter by AEM®. Let your engine breathe with an AEM DryFlow filter! Every DryFlow filter is engineered to exceed the engine's normal airflow requirement. And thanks to AEM's DryFlow technology, cleaning...
      Exceeds the engine’s normal airflow capacityEasy to clean – no oiling required
      $24.53 - $64.99
    • AEM® Round DryFlow Brute Force Air Filter
      (1 reviews)
      # 313144
      Universal Round DryFlow Brute Force Air Filter by AEM®. These filters are much larger than standard DryFlow filters and engineered to exceed the airflow requirements of large displacement engines. They are designed to be durable...
      Exceeds the normal airflow capacity of large displacement enginesEasy to clean – no oiling required
      $49.99 - $55.99
    • AIRAID® Air Filter
      (5 reviews)
      # 80390852
      Universal Round Air Filter by AIRAID®. Advanced air filtration technology, superior construction and the world's best warranty make an AIRAID air filter the best you can buy. It allows increased airflow and provides better air...
      Improves airflow and engine performanceProvides superior air filtration and engine protection
      $38.66 - $91.90
    • Airaid® Sweet 16" Round Air Filter
      (0 reviews)
      # 13606468
      Universal Sweet 16" Round Air Filter by Airaid®, 16" OD x 14" ID. Advanced air filtration technology, superior construction and the world's best warranty make an AIRAID air filter the best you can buy. It allows increased airflow...
      Improves airflow and engine performanceProvides superior air filtration and engine protection
      $44.29 - $107.00
    • AIRAID® Breather Filter
      (5 reviews)
      # 440783
      Universal Breather Filter by AIRAID®. Keep your engine breathing properly and looking good with these crankcase vent filters.
      Washable and reusableAvailable in several diameters
      $17.24 - $27.44
    • Weapon-R® Secret Weapon Air Filter
      (10 reviews)
      # 282485
      Universal Secret Weapon Air Filter by Weapon-R®. The Secret Weapon air filter performs better than any other air filter available in the market today. It provides maximum airflow with the protection of Polyurethane foam.
      Integral velocity stack increases engine airflowPolyurethane foam flows more air and traps more dirt than conventional filters
      $65.00 - $75.00
    • Weapon-R® Dragon Air Filter
      (17 reviews)
      # 282419
      Universal Dragon Air Filter by Weapon-R®. The Polyurethane foam in the Dragon air filter flows more air and traps more dirt than comparable paper and cotton filters. The Dragon air filter is one of the highest rated air filters in...
      Polyurethane foam flows more air and traps more dirt than conventional filtersDisassembles easily for cleaning
      $55.00 - $65.00




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    • Performance Parts
      We all know that achieving better fuel economy while driving puts money back in your pocket and does the environment a favor. But for those who are actively interested in squeezing the most out of every drop of gas, getting more miles per gallon can actually become a sport - especially if a vehicle has a manual transmission that can be upshifted earlier and put into neutral during downhill grades or when coasting to a stop sign.
    • Performance Parts
      In today's world, saving money wherever possible has become essential. But it's important not to lose sight of the fact that, sometimes, a product that costs more up front will save you more money over time. In our business, we've seen far too many consumers judge products solely on the basis of their initial cost, completely neglecting any long-term economy and benefits. When it comes to automobiles, "performance" air filters are a perfect example of this.
    • Performance Parts
      Aftermarket air intake systems have become one of the most popular engine modifications available for late model cars and trucks. An easy question to ask is why are these so popular? After all, didn't engineers who work for your vehicle manufacturer spend years developing the best engine components available? Since power and fuel economy are major selling points these days, it's hard to imagine car companies not doing everything they can to maximize horsepower, miles per gallon, or both.
    • Performance Parts
      There are many types of aftermarket air intake systems that range from simple and inexpensive to elaborate. In the scope of this article, we'll examine the different types of air intakes, what they do, and look at a few specific product examples of each. But in short, performance air intake setups increase airflow into your engine - boosting combustion and creating more horsepower and torque that you can actually feel. Their relatively low cost and easy installation (bolt-on in most cases) keeps them in popular demand by car enthusiasts that own everything from 1.5-liter turbo motors to big block V8 engines.
    • Performance Parts
      An intake manifold is an integrated assembly that sits atop the engine, consisting of a series of tubes which distribute fresh outside air to each and every cylinder. On V-shaped engine blocks, an intake manifold typically sits between the two cylinder banks while inline engines may feature a manifold to the side of the cylinder head. Intake manifolds serve as a mounting point for carburetors, throttle body assemblies, fuel injectors, thermostats, and more depending on vehicle manufacturer engineering preferences. Intake manifolds may also serve to route coolant through dedicated channels in order to remove heat from the engine. Because of their location and functionality, intake manifold assemblies are under constant stress from engine vacuum pressure as well as direct heat from coolant, cylinder combustion gasses, and the cylinder heads to which they are mounted.

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    2002 BMW Z3 Performance Air Intake Systems Reviews

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