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      07-29-2012, 04:54 PM   #23
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Couple Qs:
  1. anyone have this bumper with HID fogs? Can the fog housing handle the heat?
  2. any lip suggestions?
Also, to answer your question.

I've ran 6,000K HID's on the Mtech front bumper for over a year without any issues. They actually run cooler than regular bulbs so you'll be fine.

Also, On my brothers car we ran the OEM splitters. I think it looks the best and gives it a very aggressive look to it, while others contour to the lines of the bumper.

Here's my brothers car for a reference:



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      07-29-2012, 05:11 PM   #24
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looks way better now. good job!
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      07-29-2012, 07:11 PM   #25
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      07-30-2012, 12:41 PM   #26
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looks a lot cleaner with the M-Tech bumper. I run 35 watt HID fogs for my M-Tech bumper and have not had a problem.
Awesome, im waiting for mine to come in soon

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Also, to answer your question.

I've ran 6,000K HID's on the Mtech front bumper for over a year without any issues. They actually run cooler than regular bulbs so you'll be fine.

Also, On my brothers car we ran the OEM splitters. I think it looks the best and gives it a very aggressive look to it, while others contour to the lines of the bumper.

Here's my brothers car for a reference:



Thanks for the fogs testimonial

Looks great but i cant find many pictures of these on white cars. My issue is since there is much more contrast on how it would look. Im considering the hamann.

specifically these:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/05-08-BMW-E9...ht_2884wt_1163

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looks way better now. good job!
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I'm liking the way it looks now!
Input much appreciated thanks guys
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      07-30-2012, 12:47 PM   #27
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      07-30-2012, 04:43 PM   #28
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NOW it is clean!!!
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      07-30-2012, 05:30 PM   #29
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Haha thanks, yeah I didn't have too much problem with acs I was just getting bored and picked this bumper with all the parts for a good price. Plus one of the sills covers the oil cooler so even though I didn't really notice an difference, it bothered me.

Studie lip would be later done the line, I'd like to humor smaller (cheaper) lips like the lower splitter lol
Good call on not going all-out CF, I think AW looks better with colormatched pieces. You mentioned that haven't seen many pics of the Hamann splitters on white, so I did a quick google search, and you're right, lol. Found this one though, hopefully it might help.


At first I thought the "wings" on the ends might be a little obnoxious-looking, but this pic makes them look pretty good! Love your e90 as it is, def. a look I'm gonna be going for soon
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VERY nice Pat...can't wait to see it in person
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      07-30-2012, 08:37 PM   #31
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Great looking car Pat. I say keep it simple and just put a hamann splitter on it like the link below.

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=669334

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      07-30-2012, 09:03 PM   #32
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VERY nice Pat...can't wait to see it in person
My sentiments exactly! Looks good, Pat
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Haha nice. Frankenbimmers!

The accidenr was in the rear?
In the front...tore up hood and front bumper/grilles.

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Now I have the blackout grilles and a handy license plate holder that I can take off because it is attached to the lower grille.

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      07-30-2012, 10:17 PM   #36
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much better Pat

love the new front
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      07-30-2012, 10:20 PM   #37
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In the front...tore up hood and front bumper/grilles.

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Now I have the blackout grilles and a handy license plate holder that I can take off because it is attached to the lower grille.

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That's awesome! I really like that LCI front with the Blacklines.
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      07-30-2012, 10:29 PM   #38
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      07-30-2012, 11:37 PM   #39
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Looks great, I love how the M Sport looks on Alpine White. I would go with the OEM (or OEM style) M Sport splitters. Is a drop in your future?
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yes! You fixed the only thing that ruined your beautiful car for me. Looks great.
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      07-31-2012, 10:24 PM   #42
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NOW it is clean!!!
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Good call on not going all-out CF, I think AW looks better with colormatched pieces. You mentioned that haven't seen many pics of the Hamann splitters on white, so I did a quick google search, and you're right, lol. Found this one though, hopefully it might help.


At first I thought the "wings" on the ends might be a little obnoxious-looking, but this pic makes them look pretty good! Love your e90 as it is, def. a look I'm gonna be going for soon
haha, yeah i came across that picture but white on white for the these splitters looks too "busy." im thinking black so it contrasts nicely and fills that portion of the car with dark parts since the top portions is blacked out.

Yeah, let me know when you do so i can help you out with parts and some install tips

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VERY nice Pat...can't wait to see it in person
Definetley, you were a no show for the last meet!

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Great looking car Pat. I say keep it simple and just put a hamann splitter on it like the link below.

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=669334
I think thats hartge if im not mistaken. Id love to but knowing me, ill shatter it with in the first week of having it haha

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My sentiments exactly! Looks good, Pat
Thanks brotha

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In the front...tore up hood and front bumper/grilles.

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Now I have the blackout grilles and a handy license plate holder that I can take off because it is attached to the lower grille.

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Damn, this is definitely good outcome from a bad situation. Looks so awesome

I wouldve done this, but it was getting hard to fine an lci hood so i just went for this one

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much better Pat

love the new front
thanks brotha, come check it out on the next bokampers meet

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super clean! nice ride man
Thanks pnutty!

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Very nice
thanks brotha

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Looks great, I love how the M Sport looks on Alpine White. I would go with the OEM (or OEM style) M Sport splitters. Is a drop in your future?
Im considering it but still cant justify the price

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yes! You fixed the only thing that ruined your beautiful car for me. Looks great.
haha thanks bro
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      08-13-2012, 04:06 PM   #43
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Clean, always love the pre-LCI Mtech front.

Answers to your questions:
1. I ran 6000K HID in the fogs for over a year when I had my E90, never had an issue.
2. 3D lip or Hartge Japan lip.....!!!!!
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looks a lot cleaner with the M-Tech bumper. I run 35 watt HID fogs for my M-Tech bumper and have not had a problem.
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Also, to answer your question.

I've ran 6,000K HID's on the Mtech front bumper for over a year without any issues. They actually run cooler than regular bulbs so you'll be fine.

Also, On my brothers car we ran the OEM splitters. I think it looks the best and gives it a very aggressive look to it, while others contour to the lines of the bumper.

Here's my brothers car for a reference:



Im having problems with one of my housing guys

Original thread:
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=728977

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DRIVER after sticking my finger inside the housing

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New face looks great!

How the vinyld diffuser holding up? any warping?
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