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      02-19-2007, 06:51 AM   #1
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Have i gone too far??? Opinions please!

Hi guys,

Well my mods are finished.... the Blacklines and the M Aero Kit all installed....was very much looking forward to it..............BUT...... am all of a sudden not so sure anymore....is it too much,the blacklines and the kit?

Maybe i should re-install the original lights?

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Would this be better? (Original tail lights back) :





Opinions please....

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      02-19-2007, 07:17 AM   #2
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I like the originals better.
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      02-19-2007, 07:32 AM   #3
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I like the blacklines very much. But in this case...the originals look better.
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      02-19-2007, 07:50 AM   #4
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I think your Mods look great, but what do YOU think?
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      02-19-2007, 08:53 AM   #5
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I think it looks good but after all that's said and done, YOU are the one driving it day in and day out, YOUR opinion matters the most to you (unless you're married of course, then your wife's opinion matters most)
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I think it looks good but after all that's said and done, YOU are the one driving it day in and day out, YOUR opinion matters the most to you (unless you're married of course, then your wife's opinion matters most)
My wife's opinion matters the most on all things EXCEPT my car. THE GARAGE IS MINE
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      02-19-2007, 09:41 AM   #7
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i think the blacklines look hot
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Well what do I think of it?...., i decided to change it to blacklines after seeing the pics on this forum. Funny enough, everyone that has changed to Blacklines needs to get used to it and i guess i am having the same problem Am very happy with the M kit though, should have done that one earlier...but before i sell of my original taillights i am gonna try to get used to it to the blacklines just in case....

More pics will follow....
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      02-19-2007, 10:20 AM   #9
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      02-19-2007, 10:27 AM   #10
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more pics......






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      02-19-2007, 10:30 AM   #11
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blacklines looks better with m-paket bumper,more sporty looks,you should put 2 tailpipes exhaust thats would be real BMW Motorsport car
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      02-19-2007, 10:34 AM   #12
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.... so my last mod?????

--->>> Hartge twin exhaust! <<<---

--> does it ever stop ?

...but first deciding to keep the blacklines or change it back.... (watch that space on ebay )
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      02-19-2007, 10:40 AM   #13
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Hartge sounds GOOD!!! I am ordering G-Power exhaust,air filter and sport springs,thats gives 5-9 hp)) I have blacklines too, I like them becouse they are more black then original and looks diferent In your case I will keep blacklines
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      02-19-2007, 11:49 AM   #14
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This debate has been discussed in several threads in months past. New car owners seem to be much more conservative when it comes to concerns about voiding warranty, spending money on mods, etc. than used car owners. They also seem to be less open to the idea of changing anything. So the opinions you'll get here may be somewhat skewed.

The Blacklines have a much cleaner look. They sport more simple lines, hence, are more elegant IMO. Simple is always safe. What matters most is your personal preference.

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      02-19-2007, 12:55 PM   #15
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Your car looks GREAT.....w/ Blacklines :-) Killer Wagon dude!
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keep the blacklines, my friend.
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      02-20-2007, 04:08 AM   #19
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I say, keep 'em for a packaged look

You have a nice E91, stop fretting
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black lines go with almost everything...nope...let me refraze that ...black lines go with asolutellllllly everything!!!!!!
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imho, the bl's look much better!

your pics make me wish i got a touring instead!
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