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      08-01-2011, 07:30 PM   #199
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I just realized what COTM means. The references in the first of the thread where throwing me off. Need to get head out of the gutter.
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      08-01-2011, 08:53 PM   #200
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      08-01-2011, 09:00 PM   #201
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      08-02-2011, 01:26 AM   #202
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nice project, i like the color,
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      08-02-2011, 03:10 AM   #203
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Based on this, I might have to find myself a wrecked E92 M3 with front end damage and take out the rear parts to retrofit into my E92 335i. I always loved the rear, and the front is way too much work. Do I need the M3 gasoline door? Just to confirm, I will need:

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Bumper
Bumper guide
Steel wheelhouse
plastic wheelhouse
quarterpanel
M3 style exhaust
(if not 335 then also M3 trunk floor)

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Rockerpanels
Exactly, but M3 rocker panels also require M3 fenders... which require M3 bumper =D It's a vicious circle. Possibly try to use some M3 rocker panels that are meant for regular E92, i think they might line up more nicely.
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      08-02-2011, 02:53 PM   #204
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love the color and the m
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      08-02-2011, 03:47 PM   #205
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that is just flat out beautiful man...great job on the conversion well worth the money!

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      08-02-2011, 07:15 PM   #206
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wow! this is a great move.
very clean! GREAT COLOR!
VERY NICE!! ITS SO SIMPLE.. BUT GREAT.
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      08-02-2011, 07:29 PM   #207
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Great job! Color is superb for the exterior, don't really like the trim with that color but that just me
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      08-02-2011, 08:24 PM   #208
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AWESOME, this is what I wanted my project to be but had to settle for less! WELL DONE!
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      08-02-2011, 10:08 PM   #209
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      08-02-2011, 10:10 PM   #210
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      08-02-2011, 10:13 PM   #211
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wow beautiful ride man. I'm diggin this M335i!
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      08-02-2011, 10:53 PM   #212
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Wow, just awesome. I heard this couldn't be done, but I guess since you got most all the M3 body pieces, it works. For some reason I thought this would cost much much more than what you spent.

So please forgive me for this noobish question, as I started collating all the answers to find I'd have several holes to fill anyway. But how were you able to do this for 5K?? Could you please summarize perhaps?, and list all the pieces you changed out? Not just the body panels that are already listed, but any other structural things, like for example, Did the spacers get you the correct wider stance for the wheels or did you have to go more drastic like changing the axles?

Much appreciated if you could! I'm just like you in that I love the way the M3 looks, especially the stance and the wider wheel wells, but I prefer the way the 335i drives.
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      08-02-2011, 11:03 PM   #213
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Wow, just awesome. I heard this couldn't be done, but I guess since you got most all the M3 body pieces, it works. For some reason I thought this would cost much much more than what you spent.

So please forgive me for this noobish question, as I started collating all the answers to find I'd have several holes to fill anyway. But how were you able to do this for 5K?? Could you please summarize perhaps?, and list all the pieces you changed out? Not just the body panels that are already listed, but any other structural things, like for example, Did the spacers get you the correct wider stance for the wheels or did you have to go more drastic like changing the axles?

Much appreciated if you could! I'm just like you in that I love the way the M3 looks, especially the stance and the wider wheel wells, but I prefer the way the 335i drives.
HAH! Laughs at self... Sorry, just came across the post where you basically did this already. Why I should have just . Please forgive, but the wheel stance question? I never found the answer to that. Recapping, how did you widen the wheel stance? Spacers/axles?
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      08-02-2011, 11:20 PM   #214
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      08-03-2011, 02:17 AM   #215
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HAH! Laughs at self... Sorry, just came across the post where you basically did this already. Why I should have just . Please forgive, but the wheel stance question? I never found the answer to that. Recapping, how did you widen the wheel stance? Spacers/axles?
No spacers in the pictures, M3 wheels are okay without ones. But i'm currently running 25mm in front and 12mm in the rear. But better way ofc is the get some dope rims with the correct offsets. I have been running to into some financial issues with the goverment (fining me over $20k ) so I haven't gotten any rims yet. Now I ordered set of Varrstöen LM-R looks at 9,5 and 10,5 width. But the car is on sale anyways, if nobody takes it before I get the rims then i'll just keep it
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      08-03-2011, 06:25 AM   #216
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      08-03-2011, 04:13 PM   #217
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      08-03-2011, 04:49 PM   #218
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      08-03-2011, 06:52 PM   #219
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      08-03-2011, 08:04 PM   #220
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are you kidding? I bet he could have bought an M3 but thats beyond the point because its his car and he wants to mod it that way.Plus he said he's planning to get away from the typical OEM M3 look as he continues modding. someone who puts that much effort and work into his car like OP's deserves respect and not some stupid comment on how he should just buy an M3 instead of making his own unique car. That's why I have respect for guys like OP and Creaminz
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