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      05-02-2012, 08:59 PM   #89
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And congratulations to the OP as well. Welcome to the is family! It is a small club indeed. I have seen 3 other 335is's...lol, other than the one in my garage...over the last couple of years.
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Have had my Is for two years and it is plenty powerful stock. If I tuned mine I would get the Cobb Access port.
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      05-03-2012, 08:51 AM   #91
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Crimson red with black interior. That is my exact car! Welcome, fellow Crimson red lover. Crimson red seems be very rare and looks fantastic on the 335is as it makes the black 'is' trim stand out. You will love it. Be ready for a ton of attention/compliments.

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looks amazing...is that 35% tint? Im planning on putting tints on and yours look very good
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      05-03-2012, 09:27 AM   #92
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JB4 for sure. Completely transforms the car into a BEAST. After you add some more mods you can also switch to a more aggressive map.
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looks amazing...is that 35% tint? Im planning on putting tints on and yours look very good
Thank you. It's 50% 3M tint. It's very light, but I like it like that. Looks almost like naturally tinted glass.

If you're looking at doing tints make sure that you find a place that knows how to correctly tint the rear glass. The E92 rear glass is a bit tricky because of the 'dot matrix' layer at the top and the film tends to not stick well on it. The place that I had mine done had no idea how to do it and the top section looks like it's peeling off. I am not exactly sure of how avoid this problem but I've heard something about using black film to cover the dot matrix area. May want to search on the forum.
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Thank you. It's 50% 3M tint. It's very light, but I like it like that. Looks almost like naturally tinted glass.

If you're looking at doing tints make sure that you find a place that knows how to correctly tint the rear glass. The E92 rear glass is a bit tricky because of the 'dot matrix' layer at the top and the film tends to not stick well on it. The place that I had mine done had no idea how to do it and the top section looks like it's peeling off. I am not exactly sure of how avoid this problem but I've heard something about using black film to cover the dot matrix area. May want to search on the forum.
yeeh i agree compeltely....lightly tinted glass is very classy...i like it way more then darkly tinted glass...there is an auto club down the street from me who are very good at tints...so i think im gonna get it done there...they are a little more expensive but its better then having it peel in a couple of years...did u do 50% all around?
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Besides the fact that the E92 is flat out better looking than any F30 or future F32 sight unseen...Good job and choice.
The same was told about the e46 and e36, and...
F3x looks great!
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The same was told about the e46 and e36, and...
F3x looks great!
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      05-04-2012, 05:53 PM   #97
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Have had my Is for two years and it is plenty powerful stock. If I tuned mine I would get the Cobb Access port.




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yeeh i agree compeltely....lightly tinted glass is very classy...i like it way more then darkly tinted glass...there is an auto club down the street from me who are very good at tints...so i think im gonna get it done there...they are a little more expensive but its better then having it peel in a couple of years...did u do 50% all around?
50% all around, except front glass of course. I like it on the windows but may consider doing 35% for the rear glass alone next time as 50% does not fully eliminate the glare from headlights at night. Might be a non-issue if you have the premium package with the auto-dimming mirror, which I do not. Here's another picture showing the tint a little better.
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      05-05-2012, 03:07 PM   #99
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Yeh thanks for the information...I may do 35% in the back...but I really like ur 50%...what do u think of powder. coating the 313's black? Annd this question is open to anyone else who would like to comment?
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nice car.

N54 = 2 small turbo
N55 = 1 bigger turbo + etc
what do they do to ur car?? and can i put it on a 328i?
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