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      02-16-2011, 07:35 AM   #111
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sorry for bringing up an old thread again. I'm set to purchase this. I've never bought anything unpainted before so with hopes of not sounding stupid/dumb, I should have this painted before I install it, correct? Not to mention, I don;t know how I feel about driving around with an unpainted spoiler on my AW. Thanks.
Yea, definitely have it painted before you install it. You could test fit it first, make sure everything lines up before you get it painted.
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      02-18-2011, 06:30 AM   #112
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here is my first mod i've ever done to my e92. the rest of the car is fully stock lol. thoughts?

and i'm very happy with the lip. downfall was that when it arrived, the lip was distorted, it had a crack in it, but the shop baked it a few times, got it to its normal structure, fixed it all up for $150 cash

Very nice!
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      09-24-2011, 11:55 AM   #113
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I totally curbed my last aero lip so I went ahead and got a new one from basonyr.

Went to the body shop to test fit and paint and I wanted to confirm it fits perfect. I got several pm's in the last month regarding the ebay aero lip, so I wanted to confirm that baysonr has them in stock (seems like theirs is one of hte few that have a perfect fit) and mine is confirmed to fit 10/10. That's all.
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      10-14-2011, 10:23 PM   #114
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Looks like this lip is no longer available. Some lips available for 24.99 but shipping is 65.00.

Any other options for great deals on aero lips?

Maybe OEM is the best route.
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      10-15-2011, 01:20 AM   #115
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http://www.ebay.com/itm/07-10-BMW-E9...item519a7d42c8

That's the 2nd one I got after I curbed the first one.
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      10-20-2011, 09:58 AM   #116
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http://www.ebay.com/itm/07-10-BMW-E9...item519a7d42c8

That's the 2nd one I got after I curbed the first one.
mann i wish i had seen this before i bought this one

http://www.ebay.com/itm/390314937941...84.m1497.l2649

from exterme motors.... the quality i received was HORRIBLE!!!! i spent over 30mins with a hair dryer and ontop of that the fitment is a 7/10 at best

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That looks great for such a steal!
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      10-20-2011, 01:15 PM   #118
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mann i wish i had seen this before i bought this one

http://www.ebay.com/itm/390314937941...84.m1497.l2649

from exterme motors.... the quality i received was HORRIBLE!!!! i spent over 30mins with a hair dryer and ontop of that the fitment is a 7/10 at best

I don't like the fitment at the top. Looks like big gaps.
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      10-20-2011, 01:21 PM   #119
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I got mine from ikonmotoring (http://www.ebay.com/itm/250897772436...84.m1423.l2649). Although it was shipped in a top gear solution box.

I am waiting for it to get back from the paintshop but I had to spend about a hour trying to bend it back to shape. They put it in a smaller box so that the 2 parts that stick up in the middle where bent down.

As far as the edge mine doesnt wrap around. It kind of just ends and its not as smooth. Its hard to explain.. I'll take pics once I get it back. It also goes about 1mm past my bumper when i did the test fit. I decided not to cut it because i didn't think i could get it to look very good. Did anyone else have their lip come like this?
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      10-20-2011, 02:00 PM   #120
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I don't like the fitment at the top. Looks like big gaps.
read post 44 in this thread. I did that and got 100% perfect fitment. I'd try to redo that install because the driver side pillar thing has too much of a gap.
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read post 44 in this thread. I did that and got 100% perfect fitment. I'd try to redo that install because the driver side pillar thing has too much of a gap.
thanks for the tip. i will do it again this weekend following those instructions to a T
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I'm wondering if the Bayson r lip will fit on my e90 sedan 2007 because on their site, they only mention 07-09 e92.
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      10-24-2011, 03:18 PM   #123
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I am wondering the same thing gtx.
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      10-24-2011, 04:19 PM   #124
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I don't believe aero lip fits sedans. I think you'd have To go with splitters.
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      10-28-2011, 05:04 PM   #125
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i ordered one from baysonr and this is what is looks like.
is this normal? their telling me this is molding mark.
you can compare and notice the other side is damaged. im trying get my replacement, however their avoiding this by saying its molding marks.
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      10-28-2011, 09:51 PM   #126
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Molding mark my ass. That's poor quality.
Keep at 'em to get a replacement.
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      10-28-2011, 10:18 PM   #127
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Molding mark my ass. That's poor quality.
Keep at 'em to get a replacement.
pictures 1 & 4 looks fine, however 2 & 3 you can definitely tell its poor quality.

has anyone gone through this? all im getting from them is the same answer telling me its molding mark. any suggestions will be a great help. thanks!!!

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      10-28-2011, 11:31 PM   #128
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pictures 1 & 4 looks fine, however 2 & 3 you can definitely tell its poor quality.

has anyone gone through this? all im getting from them is the same answer telling me its molding mark. any suggestions will be a great help. thanks!!!
Assuming you've already paid them, and they're overseas, I don't think there is much other than continuing to bug them. Possibly telling them that if they don't address your concern you'll flame them on the posts may do something but probably won't. No harm in trying, tho.

Best of luck in getting this resolved. Unfortunately, this is one of the things that occasionally arrises when buying cheap products from ebay.
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Anyone looking for a splitter for the lip http://dtmfiberwerkz.com/access/tech...ter-p-574.html
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      11-11-2011, 06:48 PM   #131
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not bad! Leave the edges for a better secure fit.
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Anyone looking for a splitter for the lip http://dtmfiberwerkz.com/access/tech...ter-p-574.html
Is this the first carbon fiber lip for the aero lip? anymore details would be appreciated, I really want this!
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