E90Post
 


TireRack
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > BMW E90/E92/E93 3-series General Forums > Regional Forums > USA - California > Official NorCal Chat Thread (#11)



Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      01-04-2013, 05:38 AM   #3279
Mahhvinn
EUROPROJEKTZ
Mahhvinn's Avatar
United_States
97
Rep
7,953
Posts

 
Drives: backwards
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: San Jose, CA (Bay Area)

iTrader: (15)

Garage List
2008 E90 335i  [3.50]
Good deal on an E90 Mtech front:
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=787893

Good deal on an E90 Mtech Rear:
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=787459
__________________
LTMW|SPEEDELEMENT|EUROPROJEKTZ

#TeamStretchNPoke
Appreciate 0
      01-04-2013, 10:54 AM   #3280
Delusive
Lieutenant Colonel
Delusive's Avatar
United_States
27
Rep
1,500
Posts

 
Drives: Static E92
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Bay Area, CA

iTrader: (6)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mahhvinn View Post
If only I had an E90.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      01-04-2013, 11:52 AM   #3281
rosierobins2003
Rebel Rosie
United_States
18
Rep
1,087
Posts

 
Drives: '04 Z4/2010 335i
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Bay Area

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2004 Z4  [0.00]
2010 335i  [0.00]
2010 3 series......

Hi,I am new to the 3 series, have been on the z-4 forum for years and still have my Z but needed a newer car. Had it a week and I love it. Any drives planned this year?
__________________
Blk Sapphire, tan interior, premium sound, convenience pkg, sport pkg, M seats and suspension. Adds: chrome pipe covers, console arm rest, aux, bluetooth, F1's, clear windblocker.

And 335i coupe, nav, blah blah blah. I love it.
Appreciate 0
      01-04-2013, 02:58 PM   #3282
manutdas11
EL JIMMY NEURON
manutdas11's Avatar
United_States
13
Rep
1,209
Posts

 
Drives: Jet Black E90
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: in the Napa Valley/SJ...

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by rosierobins2003
Hi,I am new to the 3 series, have been on the z-4 forum for years and still have my Z but needed a newer car. Had it a week and I love it. Any drives planned this year?
Welcome!
And stay tuned for events and stuff coming up...
__________________
2007 Jet Black E90 328i
Thread: http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=825249
Instagram: manutd_as
Appreciate 0
      01-04-2013, 10:51 PM   #3283
shuynhhh
Private
0
Rep
51
Posts

 
Drives: 07 tiAG e90
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: San Jose

iTrader: (0)

i am thinking about picking up a mtech front bumper for my 08 e92. I saw a post of a OEM LCI mtech front for sale. Im still new and was wondering what is LCI and would it fit my car?
Appreciate 0
      01-04-2013, 11:45 PM   #3284
Delusive
Lieutenant Colonel
Delusive's Avatar
United_States
27
Rep
1,500
Posts

 
Drives: Static E92
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Bay Area, CA

iTrader: (6)

Quote:
Originally Posted by EuroFamSteven View Post
i am thinking about picking up a mtech front bumper for my 08 e92. I saw a post of a OEM LCI mtech front for sale. Im still new and was wondering what is LCI and would it fit my car?
LCI is the newer revised E9X, the headlights have a little clear eyebrow on E92 and have LED pure red taillights. If you have Pre-LCI E92 than that LCI bumper won't fit unless you upgrade your headlihhts to LCI. Pre-LCI are from 06-08 and early 09-13 have LCI, I think. Search it up, you'll see the difference.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      01-04-2013, 11:58 PM   #3285
JGMODS
Major General
JGMODS's Avatar
United_States
110
Rep
5,666
Posts

 
Drives: E90 335i Modded
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: US

iTrader: (19)

Garage List
2007 BMW 335I  [0.00]
2007 BMW 335i  [3.44]
Send a message via AIM to JGMODS
Quote:
Originally Posted by EuroFamSteven View Post
i am thinking about picking up a mtech front bumper for my 08 e92. I saw a post of a OEM LCI mtech front for sale. Im still new and was wondering what is LCI and would it fit my car?
It wouldn't fit your car without buying the headlights like James said. Welcome to the BMW world hit me up any time you have any questions, always happy to help other enthusiasts
Appreciate 0
      01-05-2013, 01:29 AM   #3286
shuynhhh
Private
0
Rep
51
Posts

 
Drives: 07 tiAG e90
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: San Jose

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by JS-NA.E92 View Post
LCI is the newer revised E9X, the headlights have a little clear eyebrow on E92 and have LED pure red taillights. If you have Pre-LCI E92 than that LCI bumper won't fit unless you upgrade your headlihhts to LCI. Pre-LCI are from 06-08 and early 09-13 have LCI, I think. Search it up, you'll see the difference.
Quote:
Originally Posted by JGMODS View Post
It wouldn't fit your car without buying the headlights like James said. Welcome to the BMW world hit me up any time you have any questions, always happy to help other enthusiasts
ok i get it now. thanks guys! time to look around!
Appreciate 0
      01-05-2013, 03:47 AM   #3287
Route 16
I got lei'd
Route 16's Avatar
Philippines
59
Rep
4,691
Posts

 
Drives: '07 E90 328i
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: BayArea

iTrader: (31)

Anyone have an idea to retrofit a temperature gauge for us non-sport 328i's?
Appreciate 0
      01-05-2013, 05:22 AM   #3288
Mahhvinn
EUROPROJEKTZ
Mahhvinn's Avatar
United_States
97
Rep
7,953
Posts

 
Drives: backwards
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: San Jose, CA (Bay Area)

iTrader: (15)

Garage List
2008 E90 335i  [3.50]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Route 16 View Post
Anyone have an idea to retrofit a temperature gauge for us non-sport 328i's?
What kind of temp gauge?

Good seeing you and lil Jason earlier. Both of your cars are looking great! You guys should've joined us.
__________________
LTMW|SPEEDELEMENT|EUROPROJEKTZ

#TeamStretchNPoke
Appreciate 0
      01-05-2013, 12:39 PM   #3289
Route 16
I got lei'd
Route 16's Avatar
Philippines
59
Rep
4,691
Posts

 
Drives: '07 E90 328i
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: BayArea

iTrader: (31)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mahhvinn View Post
What kind of temp gauge?

Good seeing you and lil Jason earlier. Both of your cars are looking great! You guys should've joined us.
We got there way late.

Something like what you guys have on the dash, standard oil temp. I like analog vs digital and just hook it up to the obdport. Peace of mind to know my car isn't overheating.
Can't wait for some childhood nostalgia!

Last edited by Route 16; 01-05-2013 at 01:16 PM.
Appreciate 0
      01-05-2013, 04:40 PM   #3290
BKap08
Colonel
BKap08's Avatar
United_States
27
Rep
2,639
Posts

 
Drives: LCI
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Bay Area

iTrader: (0)

i need coilovers...
Appreciate 0
      01-05-2013, 04:44 PM   #3291
Route 16
I got lei'd
Route 16's Avatar
Philippines
59
Rep
4,691
Posts

 
Drives: '07 E90 328i
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: BayArea

iTrader: (31)

Quote:
Originally Posted by BKap08 View Post
i need coilovers...
$850 shipped from sonictuning
Appreciate 0
      01-05-2013, 05:02 PM   #3292
KNegs17
New Member
0
Rep
9
Posts

 
Drives: AW 08 E90 335i
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Napa, CA

iTrader: (0)

Newbie here, thinking of putting some cyba 3.8 brushed aluminum tips on my 335, is there a good shop i can trust in Napa? Or near by?
Appreciate 0
      01-05-2013, 05:21 PM   #3293
E92GRL
@E92GRL
E92GRL's Avatar
United_States
9
Rep
314
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 335i
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: NorCal

iTrader: (0)

Does anyone have the avant garde wheels m355... I'm thinking about getting them, I think they look nice... Are they worth it? Or any suggestions on wheels?
Appreciate 0
      01-05-2013, 07:31 PM   #3294
jvsxn
Lieutenant Colonel
jvsxn's Avatar
United_States
20
Rep
1,720
Posts

 
Drives: e-ninety
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: San Jose, CA

iTrader: (8)

Send a message via AIM to jvsxn
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mahhvinn View Post
What kind of temp gauge?

Good seeing you and lil Jason earlier. Both of your cars are looking great! You guys should've joined us.
Thank you, Marvin
Did you guys relocate to Quicks?

Quote:
Originally Posted by KNegs17 View Post
Newbie here, thinking of putting some cyba 3.8 brushed aluminum tips on my 335, is there a good shop i can trust in Napa? Or near by?
I think JDane07 is up there in Napa but it's just tips -- most shops should be able to weld it without any problems.
__________________
Hiatus
Appreciate 0
      01-05-2013, 07:35 PM   #3295
jvsxn
Lieutenant Colonel
jvsxn's Avatar
United_States
20
Rep
1,720
Posts

 
Drives: e-ninety
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: San Jose, CA

iTrader: (8)

Send a message via AIM to jvsxn
Quote:
Originally Posted by Alexandra92 View Post
Does anyone have the avant garde wheels m355... I'm thinking about getting them, I think they look nice... Are they worth it? Or any suggestions on wheels?
I have VMR V710 for sale. $400 picked up without tires. Condition is probably 6.5/10 but the scratches and nicks can be easily redone.

Volk ce28 powdercoated in mag blue $2300obo w/tires or $2000 obo w/o.

Both in 19x8.5/9.5; +25/22 and +35/35 respectively.
__________________
Hiatus
Appreciate 0
      01-05-2013, 08:02 PM   #3296
JGMODS
Major General
JGMODS's Avatar
United_States
110
Rep
5,666
Posts

 
Drives: E90 335i Modded
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: US

iTrader: (19)

Garage List
2007 BMW 335I  [0.00]
2007 BMW 335i  [3.44]
Send a message via AIM to JGMODS
Quote:
Originally Posted by Alexandra92 View Post
Does anyone have the avant garde wheels m355... I'm thinking about getting them, I think they look nice... Are they worth it? Or any suggestions on wheels?
Will look nice on your car. What finish are you thinking? Standard or something different? Also your JB4 should get to you in a couple of days.
Appreciate 0
      01-05-2013, 08:41 PM   #3297
KNegs17
New Member
0
Rep
9
Posts

 
Drives: AW 08 E90 335i
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Napa, CA

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by junkie90 View Post
Thank you, Marvin
Did you guys relocate to Quicks?



I think JDane07 is up there in Napa but it's just tips -- most shops should be able to weld it without any problems.
Ya that's what I figured but I'm a worrier when it comes to mods. Always feel more comfortable when someone knows a BMW doing the work even though its just the tips.
Appreciate 0
      01-05-2013, 09:23 PM   #3298
Mahhvinn
EUROPROJEKTZ
Mahhvinn's Avatar
United_States
97
Rep
7,953
Posts

 
Drives: backwards
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: San Jose, CA (Bay Area)

iTrader: (15)

Garage List
2008 E90 335i  [3.50]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Route 16 View Post
We got there way late.

Something like what you guys have on the dash, standard oil temp. I like analog vs digital and just hook it up to the obdport. Peace of mind to know my car isn't overheating.
Haha. No worries.

If you like analog, you can just buy a stack gauge and hook it up.
Quote:
Originally Posted by junkie90 View Post
Thank you, Marvin
Did you guys relocate to Quicks?
We walked over to sweethearts and chilled. LOL
__________________
LTMW|SPEEDELEMENT|EUROPROJEKTZ

#TeamStretchNPoke
Appreciate 0
      01-05-2013, 09:31 PM   #3299
Route 16
I got lei'd
Route 16's Avatar
Philippines
59
Rep
4,691
Posts

 
Drives: '07 E90 328i
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: BayArea

iTrader: (31)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mahhvinn View Post
If you like analog, you can just buy a stack gauge and hook it up.
You have one in mind? I remember seeing Blurple's gauges in the trim but don't remember what they were.
Appreciate 0
      01-05-2013, 09:43 PM   #3300
jvsxn
Lieutenant Colonel
jvsxn's Avatar
United_States
20
Rep
1,720
Posts

 
Drives: e-ninety
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: San Jose, CA

iTrader: (8)

Send a message via AIM to jvsxn
Quote:
Originally Posted by KNegs17 View Post
Ya that's what I figured but I'm a worrier when it comes to mods. Always feel more comfortable when someone knows a BMW doing the work even though its just the tips.
Just take it to a shop with decent ratings on Yelp and just make sure the tips are even or where you want it before you give him the green light to weld. If you wander into SJ I'm sure myself and others can list a few reputable shops.
__________________
Hiatus
Appreciate 0
Closed Thread

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 12:02 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