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      09-09-2012, 02:30 AM   #23
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First Mod!

Cosmetic only, but still cool!

I wasn't feeling the gray paint or the huge reflectors on the rear difuser so I had it wrapped in gloss black. I also had the roof done in gloss black to break up the large expanse of blue.

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I also got a clear bra installed, but it is SO clear you can't see it in person, let alone in a picture...
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      09-09-2012, 03:06 AM   #24
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Cosmetic only, but still cool!

I wasn't feeling the gray paint or the huge reflectors on the rear difuser so I had it wrapped in gloss black. I also had the roof done in gloss black to break up the large expanse of blue.
Thanks for posting these, I've been toying with the idea of a gloss black roof wrap but wasn't sure if it would look so good on EBII......you've just convinced me! Cheers
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      09-09-2012, 05:19 AM   #25
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Wow. Wrapping usually looks sooo tacky. This looks really, really good Is is the spray-on stuff that you can get off easily? I might even consider doing this to mine but it's a lease so I'd have to be able to take it off easily at the end of the contract
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      09-09-2012, 05:20 AM   #26
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Wow. Wrapping usually looks sooo tacky. This looks really, really good Is is the spray-on stuff that you can get off easily? I might even consider doing this to mine but it's a lease so I'd have to be able to take it off easily at the end of the contract
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      09-09-2012, 07:52 AM   #27
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Wow I like it. Nice job
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      09-09-2012, 09:12 AM   #28
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Very nice! I hope I can snag an EB without having to place an order.
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      09-09-2012, 10:07 AM   #29
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Looks good, on a 328 with its single exhaust, I think those reflectors make the exhaust look out of place, they frame the duals on the 335 nicely, I think, but don't look good with the 328 so well done.

I also thought about doing the black diffuser if I get a MG m sport, but think I prefer the gray with EBII
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      09-09-2012, 10:38 AM   #30
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the first picture shows just how fat the M steering wheel is......I like that.
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Wow. Wrapping usually looks sooo tacky. This looks really, really good Is is the spray-on stuff that you can get off easily? I might even consider doing this to mine but it's a lease so I'd have to be able to take it off easily at the end of the contract
Mine is a lease too. My first question was "how easily does it come off?" Answer: Easily, it peals right off.
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      09-09-2012, 05:50 PM   #32
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Looks good, on a 328 with its single exhaust, I think those reflectors make the exhaust look out of place
Exactly. Good call.
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Thanks for posting these, I've been toying with the idea of a gloss black roof wrap but wasn't sure if it would look so good on EBII......you've just convinced me! Cheers
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      09-09-2012, 06:59 PM   #34
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Got dropped

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Now, it really needs wheels....and a BBK....and exhaust....and......
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      09-18-2012, 03:49 PM   #36
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your dealer did the drop? what did you use and how much did they charge you?


EB2 is so sexy
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I bought H&R Springs on eBay, standard drop not super sport. I had the car lowered at LTBMW.

Here is their price list: http://ltbmw.com/services/
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I bought H&R Springs on eBay, standard drop not super sport. I had the car lowered at LTBMW.

Here is their price list: http://ltbmw.com/services/
cool. is ltbmw a dealer or a shop?

how do the springs affect handling and comfort?
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      09-18-2012, 05:02 PM   #39
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nice work Alpine! Looks good.
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      09-18-2012, 11:04 PM   #40
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nice work Alpine! Looks good.
Thank you much! It actually looks just like your sig photo! Much to the dismay of my family, I just spent 3 hours waxing and detailing it (again).

justinnum1, LTBMW is an independent shop. I haven't pushed the car yet with the new springs but the ride home on the freeway felt pretty close to stock....just a hair stiffer. I'll report back when I get a chance to really drive it through some corners. It sure looks sweet, but now I really want new wheels....

Anyway, I'm happy and thanks for the compliments!
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      09-18-2012, 11:06 PM   #41
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black roof is hot!
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      09-19-2012, 11:57 PM   #43
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black roof is hot!
Thanks brotha!
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      09-20-2012, 04:02 PM   #44
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quick question..

Is the exhaust the same as 328i without M Sport Package?!
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