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      01-08-2013, 09:02 AM   #1
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My Sapphire Black 335i

Just thought I would do a little photo shoot with some free time while the car was clean and we had a break in the weather here in Houston. Apparently there was something on the lens causing a yellow spot in the middle of some of the pictures so I'll have to be sure to clean it next time.

Mods so far: M Performance Exhaust, Black Grilles, M Performance Carbon Fiber Shifter, M Performance Rear Spoiler

I just got the shifter yesterday, it was a bit underwhelming at first. When I replaced the shifter in my Audi it was a whole new shifter where as for $160 this was just replacement trim in carbon fiber for the shifter. But after getting it on I love it, the dry look of the weave and being able to feel it makes for a great item.

I was really trying to capture the angles of the spoiler in the majority of the pictures. I really love the contrast with the matte black (thanks again to Scott @ BMW Houston North).

Toying with the next mod. I'm thinking either springs, front lip, or complete the carbon fiber interior trim kit.


















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      01-08-2013, 09:37 AM   #2
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Any chance for some closeups on the spoiler? I'm thinking of doing the CF on black as well but I am just unsure how it would look.
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      01-08-2013, 09:45 AM   #3
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Beautiful car! I love the CF insert on the transmission lever.
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      01-08-2013, 10:03 AM   #4
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Any chance for some closeups on the spoiler? I'm thinking of doing the CF on black as well but I am just unsure how it would look.
Here is the only picture I took yesterday that is of just the spoiler. I'll get a better one when it clears up outside.



If you look closely you can see the tail end of our mock space shuttle at JSC in the background
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      01-08-2013, 10:46 AM   #5
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sick! black m-sports r kinda rare right now
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      01-08-2013, 11:25 AM   #6
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very nice! love the black M-sports, but i guess im partial My suggestion is H&R Sport springs and black painted reflectors up front...
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looks good, shave the rear, & painted reflectors!
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Do you have a front shot that looks like this?



I want to see how that M bumper compares to my sport line in same color, etc. Virginia dealer had already drilled into the bumper for the plate, and I am going to switch the car registration to FL where I dont need a front plate, and want to replace the bumper.
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      01-08-2013, 01:59 PM   #9
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Do you have a front shot that looks like this?

I want to see how that M bumper compares to my sport line in same color, etc. Virginia dealer had already drilled into the bumper for the plate, and I am going to switch the car registration to FL where I dont need a front plate, and want to replace the bumper.
I sure do, just didnt upload them cause I didn't care for them. The lighting wasn't the best to capture the front.



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I think it looks mean. I said this in another thread, but I can't wait to see the full M performance kit on a black M sport.
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Nice car! Are you planning to do any coding to her? I stay around central TX area but just purchased a 335i from BMW North.
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Nice car! Are you planning to do any coding to her? I stay around central TX area but just purchased a 335i from BMW North.
Yeah I already have done most of the coding. Tonight I'm going to code the M Performance start up screen on the HUD. Aside from that I have already done DVD in motion, removed disclaimer, remote close windows/sunroof/mirrors on lock, remove seat belt chimes, enable tire pressure and temperature readings.

Those are all that I can recall but hoping for some more coding finds in the future.
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Gorgeous ride! Love that you got those black TX plates to complete the look.
All my cousins in Houston have those black plates.
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