E90Post
 


GetBMWParts
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > BMW E90/E92/E93 3-series General Forums > Photo/Video/Media Gallery > E90 LCI with M3 front bumper



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      12-06-2012, 10:53 PM   #1
bimmer35
Drive Responsibly, Race on the Track
32

 
bimmer35's Avatar
 
Drives: 435i M Sport
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: MA


Posts: 511
iTrader: (7)

Smile E90 LCI with M3 front bumper

Hi guys,

I wanted something different, and decided on this ebay M3 bumper over the M-tech or performance aero kit. You guys would be surprised to know that the installation was perfect. No modifications done at all, except for the engine shield, which had to be zip tied to the front bumper, as the M3 bumper protrudes more.

I went with the fog lights, as they are actually really useful during the winter months, and i liked the idea that they could be easily replaced with the M3 air ducts later on.

Only picture i have right now. Will try and take more tomorrow or the weekend. Feel free to ask questions if you have any.



__________________
Current: 14' 435i M Sport: Cold Weather Pkg, Tech Pkg, Premium Pkg, Driver Assist Pkg, Lighting Pkg, Dynamic Handling Pkg, M Brakes, HK Sound.

PAST: 09' 335i (Beast), 09' Z4 30i, 09' 328xDrive, 11' Camaro 2SS, 05' M3, 11' Mustang GT 5.0, 09' ML350, 07' RS4, 08' X5 48i, 07' Cayman, 11' 335i xDrive

Last edited by bimmer35; 12-07-2012 at 11:52 PM.
Appreciate 0
      12-06-2012, 11:24 PM   #2
iczz
Lieutenant Colonel
Taiwan
60

 
iczz's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 / F10 / F80
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: SF Bay Area


Posts: 1,753
iTrader: (23)

looks very good man!!
love your bbs ch as well!!
Appreciate 0
      12-06-2012, 11:25 PM   #3
klov335
Lieutenant
Canada
12

 
Drives: e90 lci n55 xdrive
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Yellowknife, NT


Posts: 565
iTrader: (3)

Send a message via AIM to klov335
Naice
Appreciate 0
      12-06-2012, 11:28 PM   #4
335_2NV
Lieutenant
United_States
16

 
335_2NV's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 335i LCI
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: NY


Posts: 523
iTrader: (2)

If you don't mind , where did you order the bumper from ?
__________________
| VARRSTEON | H&R | KW | BC-RACING | BMS | UUC | POWERFLEX | CX-RACING | OBX-RACING | 6-PUCK | STOP TECH | BMW PERF. | RPI |
Appreciate 0
      12-06-2012, 11:29 PM   #5
E90Company
Major General
No_Country
117

 
E90Company's Avatar
 
Drives: Car
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: FL


Posts: 6,136
iTrader: (2)

Wow, that looks pretty sweet.
Appreciate 0
      12-06-2012, 11:35 PM   #6
E90 LCI
Captain
United_States
60

 
E90 LCI's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 LCI
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: boca raton, fl


Posts: 971
iTrader: (4)

Send a message via Skype™ to E90 LCI
looks sick. where on ebay did you get it
Appreciate 0
      12-06-2012, 11:41 PM   #7
bimmer35
Drive Responsibly, Race on the Track
32

 
bimmer35's Avatar
 
Drives: 435i M Sport
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: MA


Posts: 511
iTrader: (7)

Quote:
Originally Posted by 335_2NV View Post
If you don't mind , where did you order the bumper from ?
Quote:
Originally Posted by E90 LCI View Post
looks sick. where on ebay did you get it
Advanation. Free shipping!


Thanks for the kind words guys. i am planning to black out the grills and trim soon.
__________________
Current: 14' 435i M Sport: Cold Weather Pkg, Tech Pkg, Premium Pkg, Driver Assist Pkg, Lighting Pkg, Dynamic Handling Pkg, M Brakes, HK Sound.

PAST: 09' 335i (Beast), 09' Z4 30i, 09' 328xDrive, 11' Camaro 2SS, 05' M3, 11' Mustang GT 5.0, 09' ML350, 07' RS4, 08' X5 48i, 07' Cayman, 11' 335i xDrive
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 12:02 AM   #8
keeedle
Second Lieutenant
6

 
keeedle's Avatar
 
Drives: 2008 E90
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Rochester, NY


Posts: 260
iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2008 BMW E90  [4.38]
Quote:
Originally Posted by bimmer35 View Post
Advanation. Free shipping!


Thanks for the kind words guys. i am planning to black out the grills and trim soon.
Thanks so much for sharing this ebay vendor.
I was going to get the m3 bumper, and I think I should do the lci conversion together
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 12:07 AM   #9
Riza VI
Private First Class
United_States
6

 
Drives: 2011 E90 335d
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Orange County, CA


Posts: 113
iTrader: (1)

This. This is what I want. Looks great man. Good work.
__________________

2011 E90 335d | Jet Black/Black Dakota | Premium | Navigation
Mods: M3 Rep Front Bumper | OEM M3 Air Ducts | OEM M Sport Rear Bumper | OEM BMW Performance Diffuser | KW V2 | MiRo 111 | Lux H8 V3 Angels Eyes | OEM BMW Performance Black Grills | M3 Spoiler Lip | EAS Smoked LED Side Markers | 15% Tint/50% Windshield | Vinyl Wrapped Window Trim | Lamin-X Headlight Wrap
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 12:26 AM   #10
DUI Elite
///M at Heart
24

 
DUI Elite's Avatar
 
Drives: 2006 SGM E90
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Chicago, IL


Posts: 1,688
iTrader: (4)

this looks fantastic!

greeaaaaaaat... now I have to add LCI hood and grilles to my intended front end.
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 12:33 AM   #11
E90_boostjunky
Lieutenant Colonel
77

 
E90_boostjunky's Avatar
 
Drives: BMW 335I E90 SGM
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: USA, IL


Posts: 1,625
iTrader: (1)

looks sweet! but i LOVE lci m-tech front end. suits the car better i think.
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 12:35 AM   #12
e90dance
Private First Class
4

 
Drives: bmw 328i 2007
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: ontario


Posts: 135
iTrader: (0)

My next mod..
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 12:41 AM   #13
E9292121
Private
1

 
Drives: Titanium Silver E92
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: San Diego


Posts: 73
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
9/10. Tints, gloss/matte black grilles, m3 mirrors will elevate it to near perfection.

Last edited by E9292121; 12-11-2012 at 01:38 AM.
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 01:47 AM   #14
bimmer35
Drive Responsibly, Race on the Track
32

 
bimmer35's Avatar
 
Drives: 435i M Sport
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: MA


Posts: 511
iTrader: (7)

Quote:
Originally Posted by E9292121 View Post
9/10. Tints, gloss/matte black grilles, m3 mirrors will be elevate it to near perfection.
Exactly what i wanna do!
__________________
Current: 14' 435i M Sport: Cold Weather Pkg, Tech Pkg, Premium Pkg, Driver Assist Pkg, Lighting Pkg, Dynamic Handling Pkg, M Brakes, HK Sound.

PAST: 09' 335i (Beast), 09' Z4 30i, 09' 328xDrive, 11' Camaro 2SS, 05' M3, 11' Mustang GT 5.0, 09' ML350, 07' RS4, 08' X5 48i, 07' Cayman, 11' 335i xDrive
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 01:50 AM   #15
E90 LCI
Captain
United_States
60

 
E90 LCI's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 LCI
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: boca raton, fl


Posts: 971
iTrader: (4)

Send a message via Skype™ to E90 LCI
Quote:
Originally Posted by bimmer35 View Post
Advanation. Free shipping!


Thanks for the kind words guys. i am planning to black out the grills and trim soon.
How much to get it painted?
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 01:56 AM   #16
bimmer35
Drive Responsibly, Race on the Track
32

 
bimmer35's Avatar
 
Drives: 435i M Sport
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: MA


Posts: 511
iTrader: (7)

Quote:
Originally Posted by E90 LCI View Post
How much to get it painted?
paid $400.
__________________
Current: 14' 435i M Sport: Cold Weather Pkg, Tech Pkg, Premium Pkg, Driver Assist Pkg, Lighting Pkg, Dynamic Handling Pkg, M Brakes, HK Sound.

PAST: 09' 335i (Beast), 09' Z4 30i, 09' 328xDrive, 11' Camaro 2SS, 05' M3, 11' Mustang GT 5.0, 09' ML350, 07' RS4, 08' X5 48i, 07' Cayman, 11' 335i xDrive
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 01:59 AM   #17
Amini77
Brigadier General
United_States
92

 
Amini77's Avatar
 
Drives: SGM E90 330xi
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Tarzana, CA


Posts: 4,583
iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2006 330XI  [3.75]
That looks great
__________________

instagram: amini77
| KW V1 | LCI rear | 359m Style | Michelin PSS | AA Stage 2 | Gruppe M | Remus | Mtech Rear | M3 Front |
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 02:32 AM   #18
Alen E90
Major General
United_States
99

 
Alen E90's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 328i TiAg
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: SO. CAL-818 (SFV)


Posts: 8,103
iTrader: (6)

veryyyyyy nice flows really well with your silver CH's and btw IMO i think you should go for gloss black grills so that it will match your gloss black mirror covers
__________________

TiAg FTW!
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 03:37 AM   #19
mapleridge
Banned
84

 
Drives: E90 N52 AT
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Vancouver, BC


Posts: 2,681
iTrader: (4)

Looks great.
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 03:48 AM   #20
Game
Major General
United_States
101

 
Game's Avatar
 
Drives: E92 335i
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Lockport/Chicago, IL


Posts: 5,094
iTrader: (15)

Awesome. Now black out the grills to compliment the aggressiveness of the bumper.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 06:35 AM   #21
MattMD
E9X > F3X
United_States
13

 
MattMD's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 328i
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Maryland


Posts: 718
iTrader: (0)

So $400 bumper, $400 paint, how much did install cost? Or did you DIY?
__________________
2009 E90 328i - Space Grey Metallic on Black // iDrive // Premium Package // Xenons

Mods - Stock for now

Dream Car - Mineral White E92 M3 DCT, Ferrari 458 (someday )
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 06:37 AM   #22
pepsih
Captain
France
38

 
pepsih's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 335i
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Currently NY


Posts: 694
iTrader: (2)

good job
if you don't mind me asking what did you do to the OEM msport bumper ? ;P
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

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 06:03 PM.




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