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Old 09-21-2012, 02:30 AM   #12301
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Old 09-21-2012, 11:51 AM   #12302
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whats that rectangle hole for? maybe i' m confused due to the angle but i dont think ive seen that before. vert specific?
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Old 09-21-2012, 01:18 PM   #12303
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Old 09-21-2012, 01:28 PM   #12304
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Imola zhp, ditch the tow hook


Put up my EE led tails for trade for rcr
RCRs just look so classy. It took you long enough to see the light


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Old 09-21-2012, 02:07 PM   #12305
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RCRs just look so classy. It took you long enough to see the light


+1. I'm seriously in love with mine:

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Old 09-21-2012, 03:20 PM   #12306
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Old 09-21-2012, 04:08 PM   #12307
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DEPO is the one I know best. I have them and the fitment is pretty good except the taillight on the passenger side is off a bit, no leaks though.
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Old 09-21-2012, 04:21 PM   #12308
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I've got Depos. No complaints.
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Old 09-21-2012, 04:37 PM   #12309
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Mine are over 6 years old, no problems, seller said they were "OEM."
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Old 09-21-2012, 04:41 PM   #12310
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Awesome, thanks guys.
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Old 09-21-2012, 04:58 PM   #12311
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Depo.
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Old 09-21-2012, 05:56 PM   #12312
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I've got Depos. No complaints.
I can see from here that they're yellowing already. I have firsthand experience with Depos. Poor compared to Genuine BMW/OEM. Very poor.

$300 for OEM:

http://www.turnermotorsport.com/p-11...n-2002-05.aspx
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Old 09-21-2012, 06:00 PM   #12313
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If I could go back and order OEM, I would. Even though mine are pretty damn good considering they're aftermarket, the fitment isn't perfect, and at night when looking them from above you can see some light leakage (not moisture of any kind but actual light shining).
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Old 09-21-2012, 06:03 PM   #12314
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If I could go back and order OEM, I would. Even though mine are pretty damn good considering they're aftermarket, the fitment isn't perfect, and at night when looking them from above you can see some light leakage (not moisture of any kind but actual light shining).
yeah i had depo for one day and it bugged the hell out of me. i really want OEM RCRs. when my EEs give me problems, i'll just shell out the three large for them.
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yeah i had depo for one day and it bugged the hell out of me. i really want OEM RCRs. when my EEs give me problems, i'll just shell out the three large for them.
Yeah, I think I'm stuck with mine for the time being. I am about to swap my old chrome grille back in though.
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Old 09-21-2012, 06:38 PM   #12316
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Yeah, I think I'm stuck with mine for the time being. I am about to swap my old chrome grille back in though.
Chrome grills FTW!
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Old 09-21-2012, 06:41 PM   #12317
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Chrome grills FTW!
I haven't looked at mine in over a year and a half. I'm hoping they aren't in totally awful shape. I'd like to give them a nice cleaning and then reinstall them but something tells me one of the slats is broken or something
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Old 09-21-2012, 06:57 PM   #12318
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I haven't looked at mine in over a year and a half. I'm hoping they aren't in totally awful shape. I'd like to give them a nice cleaning and then reinstall them but something tells me one of the slats is broken or something
I took mine apart completely and cleaned them. it's not enough to just wipe them as you see it. (you'll see what i mean when you look closely)
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