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      07-03-2010, 09:06 AM   #1
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AW E93 with CF/Black Vinyl Roof?

Im wondering how this would look, im considering doing it on my car... Anyone have any pics of E93's with CF or black vinyl roofs?

I searched but cant seem to find any... thanks
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i've been looking for this also
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hmmmm definitely havent seen any myself. im also interested to see some pics to see how it would look
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I've seen some floating around here on E90s/92s, looks pretty bad ass. Never on a vert though. Not sure how it would work...
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wouldn't recommend it. say somehow the vinyl ends up folding up from the hot sun and gets stuck in the mechanics you're screwed. it's 10k+ to fix the top just in parts. wouldn't mess with it.
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Hmm... would look nice indeed. Especially with how the e93's top rear looks. But like what Saigon said, it might get messed up easily...
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wouldn't recommend it. say somehow the vinyl ends up folding up from the hot sun and gets stuck in the mechanics you're screwed. it's 10k+ to fix the top just in parts. wouldn't mess with it.
In Toronto there's only 1 week where its actually that hot... lol pretty cold otherwise
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In Toronto there's only 1 week where its actually that hot... lol pretty cold otherwise
LOL... not this year....

DO IT, you'll be the first one...
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I'm actually getting mine done at Martino Auto Concepts. Its a very pricey task because they are going to take a part the roof to make sure every area is covered. But I'm not doing vinyl Im getting it painted. When Its finished i'll get some photos up.
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I had mine vinyl wrap in matte black in May. Took me one day to do it. Here is the pic.
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Not a fan. Makes it look like a soft top.
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I totally agree. It makes it look like a softtop. Not a fan at all and IMO takes away from the car
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Not a fan off the fully wrapped top. May look good if the sides were left painted.
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Not a fan. Makes it look like a soft top.
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I totally agree. It makes it look like a softtop. Not a fan at all and IMO takes away from the car
+1... I usually refrain from using this smiley... but I couldn't resist in this specific case .
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yikes. i don't like how the vinyl wrap looks. definitely makes it look like a softtop. With mine im painting it high gloss black and its gonna follow the windshield markers. itll just be the top of the roof.
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Hmmm... after that picture I think I change my mind. Definitely looks like a soft top
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It should look alright if you only did the top section of the roof..
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Decideed not to do this mod.... Why didn't u just do the top...
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Still thinking to whether just take the whole vinyl off or leave the side painted!
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+1... I usually refrain from using this smiley... but I couldn't resist in this specific case .
I really dont like using it either, but after looking at the pics again I have no choice but to





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