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      01-03-2013, 03:55 PM   #1
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At a bit of a dilema here. Opinions needed!!

Hi guys, i recently found this on ecs tuning. Not sure if you guys can see the sides of it but its carbon fiber. My e92 is alpine white and i was thinking that if i were to paint it and keep the carbon fiber sides, showing of course, that it would look pretty aggresive and different in relations to most non m-sport bumpers with the areo lip.

All opinions welcome!! Thanks!!
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also here is the link to the lip if anyone was intrested.

http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E92-335...All/ES1895235/
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I think it would look good. You can get away with it on a white car.
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depends on how the shop exposes the CF. is like a fade? or just a straight cut off?

could work!
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      01-03-2013, 04:19 PM   #5
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ecs tuning has free shipping? you mean they arnt going to make their sale price back with $98 in shipping? you should jump on that.
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i like the idea! getting it molded with the cf exposed would be even better!
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for the price of molding, and painting...you could have just gotten an Msport bumper
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I wouldn't do it, I saw it on a space gray car and it was kinda mehh
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like this? not my car....

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=156610



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depends on how the shop exposes the CF. is like a fade? or just a straight cut off?

could work!
I was thinking straight cut off because that just easier for me to visualize. What do you think if you dont mind me asking?
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Actually yes! that was the exact look i am thinking of going for. Thanks for finding a picture and the thread. I knew someone had it but i just couldnt find it when i searched for it.

What do you guys think of this look? I was also planing on getting the M3 CF performance spoiler.
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Actually yes! that was the exact look i am thinking of going for. Thanks for finding a picture and the thread. I knew someone had it but i just couldnt find it when i searched for it.

What do you guys think of this look? I was also planing on getting the M3 CF performance spoiler.
Could always paint it like this.
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^^that could look super clean
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E92Alpine328i's render has my vote...the previous pics are meh..
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i like alpines suggestion.

the all black sides without the upper section painted kind of reminds me of this guy

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i like alpines suggestion.

the all black sides without the upper section painted kind of reminds me of this guy

wow wth is that???
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wow wth is that???
its the aero lip without painted sides
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its the aero lip without painted sides
more like hairy nips with a connected beard
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E92Alpine328i's render has my vote...the previous pics are meh..
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i think it looks retarded. like the sides broke off the car.
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