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      05-14-2011, 04:16 PM   #1
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Pre LCI Vs LCI!!!!!!!!

Ok im still new to this bmw thing...but i wanted to know wat is the difference from Pre Lci and Lci....i dont even know wat LCI stands For lol...and do they make Pre Lci to Lci Conversion kits???Someone Help...im Just a Noob lol....
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People have converted a pre-LCI car to a LCI car. The majority of the differences is the body panels. I think the list is for a e90: new hood, front bumper, trunk and head/taillights. There might be a few other body differences but I never fully looked into it. E92's have new taillights and not sure from that point on.

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okk soo how would i know which do i have?
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okk soo how would i know which do i have?
LCI version is 2009 anything below 2008 is a pre-LCI

LCI has different tail lights, trunk, headlights..
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***anything above 2009
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LCI version is 2009 anything below 2008 is a pre-LCI

LCI has different tail lights, trunk, headlights..
(((ok soo i have pre lci...umm wats the difference between head lamps?))
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could someone post pics of Pre Lci and Lci...soo i can actually view the difference
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could someone post pics of Pre Lci and Lci...soo i can actually view the difference
or you can just search in google and compare for yourself?

hint: look at the amber piece.
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      05-14-2011, 05:23 PM   #9
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soo the only diff is that the lci dont got amber in the lighting......smh such a hugh difference lol
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soo the only diff is that the lci dont got amber in the lighting......smh such a hugh difference lol
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It cracks me up. You have all the losers and geeks on here that chomp at the bit to be a smart ass and post one of those stupid smilies holding a sign....fucking search police.
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easiest way for you to understand this, is to just go find a 2009+ e90 and park next to it. apparently you're still learning how to use the internet.
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http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=155644

Took me 12 seconds. I'm billing you for my time. Where should I send the paypal invoice?
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It cracks me up. You have all the losers and geeks on here that chomp at the bit to be a smart ass and post one of those stupid smilies holding a sign....fucking search police.
And people are lazy. There are times when I wish we had more assholes on this board to keep the threads in check.
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It cracks me up. You have all the losers and geeks on here that chomp at the bit to be a smart ass and post one of those stupid smilies holding a sign....fucking search police.
And you dig up a 2 month old thread to bitch about people posting smilies and telling people to search?

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lci has LED coners on the headlights.
hood has more arches and curves
Front bumper is curvier and m-tech is more aggressive
grilles are one piece. not 2 piece mustache style like the pre-lci
tail lights are smaller. they took out the white portion and made it more triangular.

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And you dig up a 2 month old thread to bitch about people posting smilies and telling people to search?

ROFL.. fking owned..

He was probably searching for the LCI difference himself and let out his frustrations for landing in such a fail thread
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LMFAO....
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i have a pre-lci.........got it in July of '05
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ROFL.. fking owned..

He was probably searching for the LCI difference himself and let out his frustrations for landing in such a fail thread


. Haha..
You fucking right I did....assholes...lol

I search for shit...I just feel bad for the retards that dont search and you guys unleash the wrath of 14 hells on them. You got to admit some people are just waiting to use that little shit eating grin smiling pointing at "search"
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http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=155644

Took me 12 seconds. I'm billing you for my time. Where should I send the paypal invoice?
Roll Tide btw....you drive a 335i...nice
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lci has LED coners on the headlights.
hood has more arches and curves
Front bumper is curvier and m-tech is more aggressive
grilles are one piece. not 2 piece mustache style like the pre-lci
tail lights are smaller. they took out the white portion and made it more triangular.

there.
In addition, a lot of the features in the pre-LCI were removed in the LCI car.
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