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The BMW E46 ///M3 is the M version E46 and puts out an amazing 333 HP and 262 lb-ft of torque at stock specs! There are an amazing amount of modifications for both the coupe and convertible models so read up and get started modifying your cars today!

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Old 06-09-2013, 01:45 PM   #1
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Talking Retrofit foglights

Just finished my first ever retrofit and have to say i'm quiet happy with the end result. The thing I like most is, you can still make your factory adjustments with the way I put it together.

Ill later post up some photos of how I did it.
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Old 06-09-2013, 02:09 PM   #2
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Damn it ... Very nice i like

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Old 06-09-2013, 02:26 PM   #3
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Good on you. Unlike all others who just put HID kits in there and glare on coming traffic. How wide is the beam pattern, and what projectors?
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Old 06-09-2013, 02:35 PM   #4
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Blazer fog lights ? Mathbox ?

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Old 06-09-2013, 03:44 PM   #5
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Thank guys, I figured if I was gonna do it I would do it right.

The projectors were Bi-xenon: Morimoto Matchbo and Ballasts Morimoto 3Five (35w) Kelvin 3000K. Ballasts were bolted onto the bumper support.

Damn phone doesn't let me add multiple images! Lol.

As far as wide I haven't taken it out at night yet. Ill try and get something for you guys tonight.
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Old 06-09-2013, 03:51 PM   #6
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http://www.theretrofitsource.com/pro...ducts_id=18725

Just in case your shopping lol
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Old 06-09-2013, 04:02 PM   #7
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What I did was cut a price of sheet metal same exact way as backing from the foglight housing. I after cut the factory housing to fit partial projector through. Then measured center and than cut the diameter to the back of the projector on that piece of sheet metal.
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Old 06-11-2013, 11:31 AM   #9
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Nice work. If you don't mind a little input, I'd paint everything but the reflector bowls and lenses on the projectors black. It's not so noticeable since you're still using the OEM lens on the fog light itself, but I personally think it looks cleaner when all you see is the projector lens.

Looks good though!
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Old 06-12-2013, 02:53 PM   #10
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Ya, I'm looking to do that next, put the shroud on there and paint it black. This way it covers the rest of the space. Just haven't gotten to it. Lol


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Old 06-12-2013, 02:55 PM   #11
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Old 06-12-2013, 03:09 PM   #12
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Haha, thanks!

Maybe this weekend I'll get to the the shrouds


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