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      02-04-2013, 02:54 PM   #9

Drives: '07 335 E90
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: NC

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Originally Posted by juice13 View Post
I was just going to ask around about this exact eBay bumper (at least the pre-LCI version). Thanks for posting.

Did you get lucky with the bumper guides? The auction clearly states new guides are required:
If your vehicle already already has the MTECH package, this bumper is a bolt on direct fit.
If your vehicle does not have the MTECH package from the factory, you will need to buy the MTECH rear bumper guide supports. Part #(s) for left and right are 51127906505 & 51127906506.

That shows up on realoem:

As a different part number.

Any ideas what the body shop did to make it work? Maybe an LCI versus pre-LCI difference?

And.... I think I just answered my own question.

If E90 is PreLCI and E90N is LCI then the LCI does come with the new bumper guides for both the normal bumper and M aerodynamic bumper.

'07 335i E90 blue/brown/stock/stick/sport/stuff