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      03-05-2009, 02:57 AM   #89
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OP don't listen to the haters. this could be a great project or a shitstorm so make sure you dont mess it up. i would do the same in you (or your friends?) position if i had that insurance check! plus pocketing 4k sounds good to me.
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      03-05-2009, 03:54 AM   #90
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Admiration for going through such a cosmetic conversion. but why not buy a real M3.
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      03-05-2009, 04:38 AM   #91
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I have only one question: What will the fender indicator read where the M3 one reads "///M3"? You'll need a custom one there, if you don't want people calling you a poser...

You can do what you want, but I think BMWs are built as excellent as they are and beyond performance mods (suspension, intake, chip) there are very few cosmetic mods worth doing.
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For a country as fake as they come, there are a lot of self righteous haters here.

It's the OP's car, his insurance money, he can do the hell he likes. Why? because he can. Now crawl back under your stones and give the keyboard a rest.

I'd like to see more pics of how he is progressing with this project. Why? because I like to see someone take on a challenge and completing it.

Keep up the work and show us more pics
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      03-05-2009, 04:31 PM   #93
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oh guys what the fuck? less words and more photos of this conversion. I love it
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      03-06-2009, 06:37 AM   #94
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...I could get an M3 but I prefer the 335i over the M3 because I can personalize it and make it my own unique car that doesnt look like everyone elses...
right, making his car look exactly like a stock M3 will look very unique
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      03-06-2009, 06:49 AM   #95
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For a country as fake as they come, there are a lot of self righteous haters here.

It's the OP's car, his insurance money, he can do the hell he likes. Why? because he can. Now crawl back under your stones and give the keyboard a rest.

I'd like to see more pics of how he is progressing with this project. Why? because I like to see someone take on a challenge and completing it.

Keep up the work and show us more pics
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      03-06-2009, 07:14 AM   #96
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i dont think its poser in anyway.
i personally think Mtech kits look really nice and if
i have the money, i will buy the kit and put on my 328 too
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      03-06-2009, 12:09 PM   #97
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Is it worth it? I guess if someone else is paying then it is.
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      03-08-2009, 07:12 AM   #98
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pics pics pics please please
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      03-08-2009, 08:49 AM   #99
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Looks good so far.

Alot of people will hate on you b/c of what you are doing. It opens you up to criticism when posting a thread like this. Just ignore them.

What I would have done, is wait until it is ALL done, then post a diary of what you did. Once people see that you are not just trying to recreate an M3, but instead give your car your own spin on modding---people would be more willing to accept your efforts. But this requires that you do some things to this car that are your own, and represent your taste.

Unless of course, you leave it EXACTLY like a stock M3 with badges, wheels, etc. Then get ready for more flaming.
Well done sir ........
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      03-08-2009, 10:39 AM   #100
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Wow...I am really puzzled because with all the hours and money spent on this conversion, it would amount to a actual purchase of a M3, and then some....Nice project, but IMO its not worth it...
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      03-08-2009, 01:55 PM   #101
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Don't worry about the haters, if you like it that all that matters. People are hating on my car also but they can all just suck it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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      03-08-2009, 02:15 PM   #102
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Wow...I am really puzzled because with all the hours and money spent on this conversion, it would amount to a actual purchase of a M3, and then some....Nice project, but IMO its not worth it...
If I were footing the bill then I'd agree with you. Since the OP is riding the "other guy's" coat tail for the cost then ......... what the hell.

Side note: There must be lots of extra costs involved with all of this that would exceed the actual damage costs .......... and the "other guy" is willing to cover all of this? If so, cool.
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      03-25-2009, 01:21 PM   #103
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Photos! Photos! These guys are just jealous wishing it was them that had the opportunity.
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      03-25-2009, 11:54 PM   #104
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Well done sir ........
agreed, i think the styling of the M3 with the 335's power would make a sick combo. minus the m badging of course
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      03-26-2009, 03:40 AM   #105
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update pls!!!
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      04-01-2009, 03:24 AM   #106
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      04-01-2009, 03:50 AM   #107
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jeezzz lots of small kids at here..lol..
please behave and move on....

peoples can do whatever they like on their own car.if you dont like then please stop bashing this thread...

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      04-01-2009, 11:56 PM   #108
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Admiration for going through such a cosmetic conversion. but why not buy a real M3.
cuz wats really the point of a mid-aged man owning a new m3? if he doesnt track it or does racing... i think 335 is fast enough ..
thats why im getting the m3 bumper for the non-m e92s
ppl r really paying extra 20-30k just for the m3 badge n look...
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      04-04-2009, 01:48 AM   #109
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I don't see what is the problem here. The owner decided to change the car looks... not the performance. Also, who wants to by an M3 in P.R. when cost 40% over the MSRP....$100,000 thats nuts. I buy first the C63 instead is cheaper and a better car by far. My .02 for the looks go all the way, the car will looks more aggressive. Enjoy the project!
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