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      01-17-2013, 04:50 PM   #1
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Below you can download the entire official installation instructions guide for retrofitting the M Performance Aerodynamics Package to the F30 3 Series.

Quoted installation time is approximately 3 hours and the guide includes all necessary part numbers. Enjoy!

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      01-17-2013, 05:07 PM   #2
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How much does the whole kit Cost?
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      01-17-2013, 06:01 PM   #3
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      01-17-2013, 06:50 PM   #4
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$500 ish
Sorry your dp reminded me of this lol.
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      01-17-2013, 07:02 PM   #5
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Thanks for the pdf!!!
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3 hours est means it takes 5
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3 hours est means it takes 5
Actually, it means it'll take half that, but we have to pay for 3 hours labour anyway
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      01-17-2013, 07:27 PM   #8
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why can't the regular M sport pkg have these 2 pieces of plastic included?..
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Anyone know where I can find DIY for the M Performance carbon fiber automatic shifter?
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      01-17-2013, 08:05 PM   #10
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Below you can download the entire official installation instructions guide for retrofitting the M Performance Aerodynamics Package to the F30 3 Series.

Quoted installation time is approximately 3 hours and the guide includes all necessary part numbers. Enjoy!

* Click on image to download installation guide in PDF *

I wish it took 3 hours.
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      01-18-2013, 12:23 AM   #11
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Anyone have a link to buy these parts?
Sorry for the unawareness.
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the manual says you should paint part of the rear diffuser to body color. Anyone have done so? Thinking I will just leave it unpainted.

My M sport rear diffusor is in glossy black in comparison.
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LMAO at this ----> If the front M Performance Aerodynamic Package (front splitter) is installed, either the M Perfromance rear spoiler part number 2 293 329 or part number 2 240 832 will also need to be installed.

lol oh really why is that...to get you spend more money...yeah ok thanks

But anyway good find, and thanks for the instructions Ill be retrofitting to M Performance bumper and Id like to get the Lip as well.
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$500 ish
I wish...but theres no way the whole kit is around 500. The front lip alone is $480 from getbmwparts.com. Here http://www.getbmwparts.com/partlocat...catalogid=4462
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Retail pricing for the components that make up this kit:
Front Spoiler: $600
Rear diffuser: $500
Side splitters: $190 per side
Trunk spoiler: $250
Betalink adhesive (for front spoiler): $40

having installed the whole kit, 3 hours is a pretty raw deal....if I was a tech I wouldn't touch it for anything less than 5.

FYI for anyone attempting this install themselves. you WILL need a plastic rivet tool
you can get it at your Harbor freight for under $20

http://www.harborfreight.com/hand-ri...ets-97757.html

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LMAO at this ----> If the front M Performance Aerodynamic Package (front splitter) is installed, either the M Perfromance rear spoiler part number 2 293 329 or part number 2 240 832 will also need to be installed.
According to BMW this for Aerodynamic reasons...a valid reason believe it or not

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      01-18-2013, 12:25 PM   #16
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Pricing looks pretty good. These look to be all plastic parts. Concepts were in carbon i thought.
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      01-20-2013, 09:38 PM   #17
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Lots of good info. Was able to install myself. Definitely need the riveting too mentioned. Glad there was a harbor freight nearby that I was able to pickup from.

Hard to see, but got the side sills installed as well. Definitely would have been easier and fast if I had a lift. But overall three hours is about right.

Sneak peak until I get a day off.

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Gooood looking! I want it as well. But not sure if it will fit my imperial blue color ;(
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If anyone here has installed it themselves, what would you rate the difficulty of this install out of 10? I'm thinking of buying the front splitter, spoiler, and rear diffuser soon. Was wondering if I should DIY or bring it into a shop.
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Anyone know a rough estimate how much BMW would charge per hour to install ? I'm thinking of having an autobody shop paint the bumper, sides then having BMW install it.
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Is this kit just for M-Sports or would it fit on a Sport line 335i?
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Is this kit just for M-Sports or would it fit on a Sport line 335i?
It is only for M-sport.
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