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Old 11th September 2008, 02:23   #1
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3.91 DIFF .. DINAN vs. EVOSPORT

Thinking about upgrading to the 3.91 diff on my E60 M5 SMG ...
Any advantage with going with DINAN over EVOSPORT or vice versa?

Any other recommendations besides DINAN or EVOSPORT?

Any info would be greatly appreciated - thanks!!
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Old 11th September 2008, 02:25   #2
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warranty matching is pretty much the only benefit. Dinan's has reported far more issues than Evosports' also.
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I am pretty close to diving in on a Dinan. As far as I've heard, the issues with the Dinan one have been fixed (the whining issue)...
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Go with Evosport. They make a better product period end.

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I have had TWO Dinan Diff's now.

I'm pro 3.91 Diff. I'm not so sure if Dinan is the right choice. I still have a slight vibration and plan to try for yet Another diff from dinan
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Here there are some issues with the Dinan. Never heard any problem with evosport's.
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i had 4 dinan diffs , last one was perfect ! the benefits for me was they (dealer) never q'd me about it i said it was no good and they ordered a new one , and i always got a loaner car !!
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I also had to have my first one swapped out. A bit of a pain, but nice to know that if there is a problem, all you need to do is drop the car at the dealer (and get your loaner) and it is addressed. No hassles.
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but nice to know that if there is a problem, all you need to do is drop the car at the dealer (and get your loaner) and it is addressed. No hassles.
I can't help to feel shitty everytime i take my car in for service due to this item though. They are tired of it, i'm tired of it. When does it become a little over the top? Ill obviously stick it out and do enjoy the 3.91 diff however it takes commitment and patience.

Dinan has to be hurting with this product, its no wonder that all their costs are so high! they gotta cover the 2-3 replacement diffs.
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