E90Post
 


GetBMWParts
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > E90 / E92 / E93 3-series Technical Forums > Cosmetic and Lighting Modifications (exterior/interior) > Roundel Preferences



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      07-15-2012, 02:29 AM   #45
CrazyNole21
Phizzle
 
CrazyNole21's Avatar
 
Drives: 07 BMW 335i
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Florida

Posts: 262
iTrader: (14)

Been thinking of changing my roundel also to black/black roundels. My E90 is Montego Blue and what I have done so far: 15% tint all around, gloss black grills, OEM blacklines. Plan on putting on some black 19" Avante Garde M310s and black colored 335i badge to match up w/everything. I dig the OEM look which I have been rocking for about a year and a half, but I like putting a personalized, tasteful touch on my cars too. Cool thing is you can switch back to OEM or go for a different look when you get bored with your current style.
CrazyNole21 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-15-2012, 07:48 PM   #46
UndergroundEuros
Banned
 
Drives: 335I Alphina White
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Florida

Posts: 1,222
iTrader: (9)

Here are the black emblems we sell
UndergroundEuros is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      07-16-2012, 03:34 PM   #47
Im8Up
Private
 
Im8Up's Avatar
 
Drives: 2007 335i
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Cincinnati

Posts: 78
iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Chrispy650 View Post
Well normally I would go with OEM but with the mods I have the silver/black cf roundels flow with the car a hell of a lot better than the blue/white ones.
Just added these to my Jet Black yesterday and think they look good. "Mocking up the brand name" by changing out the roundels??? Maybe if I put 'em on a Honda Civic!
Im8Up is online now   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-16-2012, 04:03 PM   #48
dozer008
Second Lieutenant
 
Drives: 09' BMW 335i
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Houston

Posts: 295
iTrader: (5)

There is a company who I am ordering my roundels from called mfest.com. They will custom paint an OEM roundel any color combination you want. I am doing space gray and black. I dont want carbon fiber replica stuff on my car. Check them out a little pricey but then again if you customize is your the only one that will have it. I didnt want to put cheap stickers on the car. So buying the whole roundel the way you want is the way im going..
dozer008 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-16-2012, 04:05 PM   #49
dozer008
Second Lieutenant
 
Drives: 09' BMW 335i
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Houston

Posts: 295
iTrader: (5)

mfest.com some are cheesy but the matte ones look really good.
Attached Images
     
dozer008 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-16-2012, 04:05 PM   #50
Chrispy650
Lieutenant
 
Chrispy650's Avatar
 
Drives: E90
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: SoCal (Irvine)

Posts: 495
iTrader: (2)

Quote:
Originally Posted by dozer008 View Post
mfest.com some are cheesy but the matte ones look really good.
Yeah but don't really feel like dropping $150/pair =/
Chrispy650 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-16-2012, 04:07 PM   #51
dozer008
Second Lieutenant
 
Drives: 09' BMW 335i
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Houston

Posts: 295
iTrader: (5)

I agree a little pricey... If anybody else knows another distributor who offers it cheaper that would be great. But sadly they are the only ones I have found that will do a full custom roundel not just overlays.
dozer008 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-16-2012, 08:46 PM   #52
GreekboyD
Colonel
 
Drives: 2009 BMW 335d
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Toronto, ON, Canada

Posts: 2,459
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2009 BMW 335d  [4.00]
Hey Dozer. Is the second pic you posted their "Black/Matte Black" one and is the fourth pic that looks like a "Matte Silver" one of their custom roundels?
GreekboyD is offline   Canada
0
Reply With Quote
      07-16-2012, 09:05 PM   #53
robc1976
DIYER
 
robc1976's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 335i
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Illinois

Posts: 4,246
iTrader: (11)

Got these today from (undergrounduros.com)
Attached Images
 
__________________
JB4 G5, WEDGE flash, 455 LPFP, HFS-4 meth kit, BMS OCC, RB turbos W/3.5 N20 sensor, RB valve, BMS DCI, 3" AR Dps, Custom OC W/ SS lines, ER FMIC, ER CP W/HKS BOV, M3 control arms, M3 guide rods, M3 upper links, M3 front & rear sway-bars, Meyle HD tie-rods, HPA rear toe arms, Wavetrac LSD, DEFIV kit, KW clubsport coilovers, Power-Flex subframe bushings, stoptech rotors, Rogue Tranny Mounts, 1M bumper, M3 CF hood, MORR VS8.2 rims 245/295
robc1976 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      07-16-2012, 10:13 PM   #54
dozer008
Second Lieutenant
 
Drives: 09' BMW 335i
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Houston

Posts: 295
iTrader: (5)

Quote:
Originally Posted by GreekboyD View Post
Hey Dozer. Is the second pic you posted their "Black/Matte Black" one and is the fourth pic that looks like a "Matte Silver" one of their custom roundels?
Yes that is correct. They told me when I called any color under the sun they can do it. I really like the matter silver. Looks really nice.
dozer008 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-16-2012, 10:22 PM   #55
GreekboyD
Colonel
 
Drives: 2009 BMW 335d
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Toronto, ON, Canada

Posts: 2,459
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2009 BMW 335d  [4.00]
Ya I think it looks great. They appear to be pricey but the quality seems top notch.
GreekboyD is offline   Canada
0
Reply With Quote
      07-16-2012, 10:32 PM   #56
dozer008
Second Lieutenant
 
Drives: 09' BMW 335i
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Houston

Posts: 295
iTrader: (5)

160 should be a drop in the bucket for a genuine cosmetic mod. grills 115- wheels 2k - emblems 30 - 160 for something that will for sure stand out and you will get exactly what you want doesnt seem to bad. The overlays are cool but Im sure if you got a general opinion everybody wished they would have bought the whole roundel. If you dont like it you can just apply your oem. I think its a pretty great idea
dozer008 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-17-2012, 02:24 AM   #57
Malbolge
Major General
 
Malbolge's Avatar
 
Drives: TiAg Z4 Coupe 3.0Si
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: EE

Posts: 5,228
iTrader: (1)

Garage List
i like both B&W and OEM.

OEM is good no matter what.

I also prefer clean B&W badge on a blue car. Something about the light blue color of the badge clashing with say Montego or Lemans a bit. Just gets a little busy. In that case I like the B&W.

Don't like CF badges as the weave always looks too big for the size of the badge. Kinda same effect as those monster sized POLO logos on polo shirts. Just don't like it.

For super aggressive all blacked out cars though, I think this is perfect too (and so fking evil!):
__________________
'07 TiAg BMW Z4 Coupe 3.0si / Everything
Malbolge is offline   Estonia
0
Reply With Quote
      07-17-2012, 02:55 AM   #58
Cisco661
Cisco661
 
Cisco661's Avatar
 
Drives: 2006 Monaco Blue 330I
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: California

Posts: 911
iTrader: (17)

Garage List
2006 BMW 330i  [0.00]
Damn! Them mfest ones are hella clean. Do they also do wheel caps?
__________________
2006 330i/ Monaco Blue/ ZSP/ ZPP/ I Drive/ Burl Walnut Trim/ Steptronic/ Xenon Adaptives/ Logic7/ CF Mirror Caps/ Matte Black Grills
Cisco661 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-17-2012, 04:12 AM   #59
CrazyNole21
Phizzle
 
CrazyNole21's Avatar
 
Drives: 07 BMW 335i
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Florida

Posts: 262
iTrader: (14)

Quote:
Originally Posted by **************** View Post
Here are the black emblems we sell
Thanks for the ad. Waiting on a member to see if Im getting these wheels this week. If deal goes through, I would be interested in those black/black roundels for front/back of car and maybe for the wheels. Could you pm the prices/shipping on those items? Big thanks!!!
CrazyNole21 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-17-2012, 05:42 AM   #60
yxjackxh
First Lieutenant
 
yxjackxh's Avatar
 
Drives: 14' F32 AW MSPORT
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Southern California

Posts: 337
iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by dozer008 View Post
mfest.com some are cheesy but the matte ones look really good.
those black and grey ones are sick, but idk if i should spend 160 for it until ive done everything else lol
yxjackxh is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-17-2012, 08:16 AM   #61
bodybump
Captain
 
bodybump's Avatar
 
Drives: APHINE WHITE E90
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: SOBE

Posts: 613
iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by CrazyNole21 View Post
Thanks for the ad. Waiting on a member to see if Im getting these wheels this week. If deal goes through, I would be interested in those black/black roundels for front/back of car and maybe for the wheels. Could you pm the prices/shipping on those items? Big thanks!!!
This or OEM...i have this blackout roundels on my AW car...looks sleek...
bodybump is offline   No_Country
0
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
bmw, color, roundel

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:33 AM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST