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      02-12-2012, 10:40 PM   #1
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best grille for 2007 335xi e90

hi I am new to the forums. I was wondering what people think is the best website or company to purchase a black grill with the black hood trim from.
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      02-12-2012, 10:45 PM   #2
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      02-12-2012, 10:55 PM   #3
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I have checke these out. it is difficult to find a set with the kidney And hood trim.
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      02-12-2012, 10:58 PM   #4
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I posted the link because you posted in the general section when you should post there or search more
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      02-12-2012, 11:03 PM   #5
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**********s sells both matte black and gloss black I believe.

http://www.**********s.com/BMW-Perfo...MW-E90-E91.htm

For Pre-LCI just select '06-'08 in the drop-down list. The extra cost is for the additional hood trim pieces.

You can also paint them yourself if you want: http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=3830
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http://www.carid.com/2007-bmw-3-seri...lle-81708.html
any thoughts on these?
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A lot of people have fitment problems with some of the aftermarket brands (then again, a lot of people don't. Luck of the draw, maybe). I've never purchased anything from that site before so I can't comment on those specifically. I personally prefer gloss black to matte, but get what you want.
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How about OEM performance. Fitment is perfect.
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I am having trouble navigating oem
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      02-13-2012, 08:20 PM   #11
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http://www.trademotion.com/partlocat...catalogid=4462

130 bucks from tischer. OEM and fits perfect.
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Plasti Dip !!!

My opinion, just take off your grills and hood trim apply a FEW coats of plasti dip (there is a how to, in DIY Section on how to remove Fairly easy). it comes in a spray can/ its pretty cheap and can be removed later on down the road. Plus i got gloss black grills and they got all dinged up, this way you can just re-spray if they get dinged. if you decide to go this option be sure to practice spraying the plasti dip,, Good luck and Welcome to the fourms.
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The BMW Performance grille (found HERE) has perfect fitment as it's a genuine BMW part. Personally I'm a fan of matte black grilles on most cars. Our ECS Black out grille (found HERE) has great fitment and are solid black plastic so scratches and ships don't show!



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130 bucks from tischer. OEM and fits perfect.

I picked up a gloss black grill from Tischer for my E92 and installed it in less than 15 minutes. It is great having them local.
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