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      11-12-2012, 10:18 PM   #1
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New bmw owner guys need help please

Hey guys i just bought a black 2006 330i with 61k miles with the beige interior very very clean a doctor had it and im the 2nd owner, anyways im new to the bmw scene ive always been a mustang guy but im done with the racing scene i just want a clean ride i can care less about speed so any ideas what i can do to make my car look more aggresive without changing it up to much?? any help would be apprecaited im so new to this so idk what to do at all lol
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coupe or sedan? a lot of people get aero lips for their coupe and its a great buy especially if you can find it painted. m-tech bumpers are also nice. you can maybe also find some m3 replica bumpers for also for either coupe or sedan since they had a promotion a few months back, any questions just feel free to ask anyone on here and congrats
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      11-12-2012, 11:45 PM   #3
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The 330i was only a sedan in USA. Welcome, I have the same car. Hit my garage up to see pictures of what I have installed to get ideas!
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Welcome to the forum and get used to emptying your wallet. I bought my first this Time last year.

Some key words to put into the search button : OSS angel eyes, lips/soilers, mtec, LCI conversion
And since your in the race scene: active autowerke, pe exhaust, and the famous "buy a 335"

Good luck and happy modding :P
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      11-13-2012, 10:54 AM   #5
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I'm no into the racing scene actually at all though, and also yea I was looking into getting the m3 front bumper but with the fog lights and also upgrade to those v3s but I can't fin them anywhere online other then ebay?? Any help
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http://www.**********s.com/BMW-E90-M...ont-Bumper.htm

Found this website for the front bumper and includes fog lights have you all heard anything good from this website?
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Hey guys i just bought a black 2006 330i with 61k miles with the beige interior very very clean a doctor had it and im the 2nd owner, anyways im new to the bmw scene ive always been a mustang guy but im done with the racing scene i just want a clean ride i can care less about speed so any ideas what i can do to make my car look more aggresive without changing it up to much?? any help would be apprecaited im so new to this so idk what to do at all lol
Welcome to the club and congrats! You bought a wonderful machine.

Be careful with aftermarket parts!!! There are a ton of cheap parts that have fitment and functional issues. Also, many vendors just care about selling items and quality is non-existent (nothing new here). Not many parts can come even close to OEM quality. Do your research and don't rush. It can cost you much more to fix damage from installing cheap parts than to buy quality ones in the first place. You get what you pay for!

As a sanity check, check out getbmwparts.com for pricing on quality OEM parts.

Some good aftermarket companies are: Dinan, Active Autowerke, Turner Motorsports, VAC, Tirerack, BMW USA.

GL
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      11-13-2012, 06:15 PM   #8
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Thanks bro I really love it yea if you guys can help me find links because I can't find any other places that sell this I really want an m3 front bumper with foglights and also the hood, and another quick question if I want the complete m3 front will I need different headlights??
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A word of warning bring your flame suit with a name like M3 wannabe and asking how to do an M3 Front conversion people on here aren't so kind to that kind of thing
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      11-14-2012, 10:46 AM   #10
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I don't really care I'm only 19 years old lol I like the m3 and I love the e90s so that's why I'm doing it, and can anyone direct me to a website with legit m3 headlights!?? Please that's the first thing I want to buy since my right is kind of condensed a little
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But thanks for the heads up bro lol
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      11-14-2012, 11:00 AM   #12
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I was thinking of getting these 3 things first what do you Guys think??

http://www.turnermotorsport.com/p-11...t-4-piece.aspx

http://www.turnermotorsport.com/p-15...-facelift.aspx

http://www.turnermotorsport.com/p-16...es-4-door.aspx
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      11-21-2012, 02:44 PM   #13
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you can get all those parts from ebay way much cheaper.
i got my led tail lamp(brake and turn signal) for $200
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