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      08-16-2012, 09:11 PM   #45
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I hate pre-lci e90's.

But yours is awesome. I absolutely love the clear corners of your headlights. Sooooo much better than the orange and the black alternatives.

Can't wait to see the m3 front. Please delete the fogs and get the m3 air ducts!!
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      08-16-2012, 09:28 PM   #46
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I hate pre-lci e90's.

But yours is awesome. I absolutely love the clear corners of your headlights. Sooooo much better than the orange and the black alternatives.

Can't wait to see the m3 front. Please delete the fogs and get the m3 air ducts!!

Thanks, I'm not the biggest fan of some of the pre LCI features either, but when I change the hood and bumper out they will be the m3 LCI style which should really freshen things up, I'm with you on the foglights as well, I will be going with the ducts instead.
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      08-16-2012, 10:44 PM   #47
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A guy at my office got those rotors and swears by them. I will have them soon...
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      08-17-2012, 09:16 AM   #48
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Nice rotors...Im leaning toward bigger ones
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      08-17-2012, 11:11 AM   #49
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Yes I know Gerald and Adil. You should come over to LR the next time we have a group drive.

As far as spacers...depending on your current offset you could add spacers. I currently run et30 in the front and et27 in the rear using spacers.

Okay cool, I might have to meet you guys for the group drive then, sounds cool, and thanks for the invite! You must be Justin right? I'm Chase.
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A guy at my office got those rotors and swears by them. I will have them soon...
Which brake pads are you going to combo it with? Still deciding.
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      08-17-2012, 07:00 PM   #51
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one of your "before" pictures is a picture of a picture. haha
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      08-17-2012, 07:35 PM   #52
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cars looking great red is one of my fav colors for this car...

where did you get your coils from and how much you pay if you dont mind me asking i just got mine today and it neeeds to be dumped asap lol
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      08-17-2012, 07:45 PM   #53
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one of your "before" pictures is a picture of a picture. haha

I bought the car on ebay, the before pics are actually the ones that were originally posted on ebay from the auction, I just used those because I never took my own before shots, but the guy who sold it to me did, so it worked out.
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      08-17-2012, 08:31 PM   #55
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cars looking great red is one of my fav colors for this car...

where did you get your coils from and how much you pay if you dont mind me asking i just got mine today and it neeeds to be dumped asap lol

Thank you! I bought the ST coilovers from a seller on Ebay, asking price was $900 OBO, I offered $700 and he took my offer so I was pleased with that price, and the drop is perfect, although we didn't end up using the rear height adjustment piece. The ride is great too, I'm very impressed with ST!
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Those rotors are cute...
youre a dick made me laugh though. cars coming along nice!
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Much better.
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Wow, that's a quite a start! Keep up the good work!
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Screw you guys, lol. The rotors aren't brimbo size but they look a lot better than the rusty stock ones...
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Wow, that's a quite a start! Keep up the good work!

Thanks man!!!
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Thanks man!!!
I showed the before and afters to my wife and said, "THIS is why we mod cars!". Can't wait to see that M3 bumper...and you HAVE to do fog delete.
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Trust me on this one, My stoptech rotors said they had some sort of protective coating to prevent rust and about 2 weeks later after a few good rain storms the hubs started turning orange. You could get by with some sort of gloss black spray enamel. PE meaning BMW's Performance Exhaust. The aggressive sound with really go with the look youhave plus give you some nice tips out back
Damn, I just ordered stoptech rotors....glad I read this. I was excited about not having the rust look anymore...guess I better do this..

Beautiful car OP....keep it going. Look into a fender roll before you start adding spacers....pretty much a necessity with this car...
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I showed the before and afters to my wife and said, "THIS is why we mod cars!". Can't wait to see that M3 bumper...and you HAVE to do fog delete.


Haha cool man! Yeah I will definitely post updated pics when I upgrade the front end.
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Beautiful car OP....keep it going. Look into a fender roll before you start adding spacers....pretty much a necessity with this car...
I appreciate that, I will have to look into a fender roll.
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Looks good! Definitely paint those hubs, only takes a couple of days in a rain before that zinc coating comes off.

Those wheels really set that car off.
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