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Old 09-26-2012, 09:41 PM   #589
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Originally Posted by emmasbeemer06 View Post
Need some expert advice about aftermarket replica m3 front bumper and i wanted to install on my 2004 BMW 330i but it seems to long in length and doesn't fit. Do u know whether I need any hinges or bolts to complete this change.
Hinges or bolts? haha

It looks like you have a facelift (2002+) 330, meaning your car has the updated hood, bumpers and lights. Most replica bumpers are made for prefacelift (1999-2001) cars, so all you have to do is install the prefacelift front bumper brackets to make it compatible.

They'll look like this -

#26 in this picture -

edit: to be more specific, these are the mounting brackets that the bumper slides into. Below the front corner lights.

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