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Old 03-26-2012, 11:12 PM   #33001
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But deff want my drl on. I want to be able to run those and my fogs
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Old 03-27-2012, 12:11 AM   #33002
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some old faces have popped up again
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"They". Again with this idea that white people are a singular organism with a single will.

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Old 03-27-2012, 01:22 AM   #33003
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yup cracker barrel sometime before 10 I think. I'll be there. Robb if you want to come, you could shoot some good pics and video out of my car.
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Old 03-27-2012, 06:03 AM   #33004
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If I could find a good genuine amber corner I would do those, but I feel like oem amber is kinda cheap looking. Not amber enough in my opinion.
It would give it a kind of jdm look. Just something different.
I've got two oem amber corners just sitting in my closet..

Cancel that; mine are for facelift
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Old 03-27-2012, 06:16 AM   #33005
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some old faces have popped up again
I just wish there were some peninsula ones
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Old 03-27-2012, 06:43 AM   #33006
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I dont know about them changing the game, but between BBS, DPE & ADV1, these are my favorite wheel brands, hands down.
Ive had or have the 1st two. I guess ADV1 is next.
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Old 03-27-2012, 07:07 AM   #33007
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Interesting read on 360Forged and how it connects to AVD1.
http://www.secretentourage.com/lifes...1-wheels-jsmm/
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Old 03-27-2012, 08:09 AM   #33008
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So Rob got me thinking about polishing my wheel lips rather than chrome.
The lips im looking to buy for the front are chrome, but could use a lil work. my current rear lips are bubbly on both and cracked on one.

BUT lately ive been thinking about going a whole different color with the lips. like gloss or flat black. A lil wild, and thats a slim chance, but its a thought. No not doing them body color, as they are goign on whatever bimmer i get next, and that wont be orient blue im sure.
me confused.

So chrome cracks and can bubble up and is heavier. Im guessing a pound per wheel vs polished. chrome is shinier.
Polished will need more care and attention, to keep it shiny, but otherwise more durable. can polished lips be clear coated? does that even look good?
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Old 03-27-2012, 08:16 AM   #33009
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a found a good thread about this on bimmerforums. hmmm, i might be keeping the chrome.
http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum...1594262&page=2
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Old 03-27-2012, 08:30 AM   #33010
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The black doesnt show up well against the tire sidewall, so it will look like you have smaller wheels. What about a candy red or blue lip?
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Old 03-27-2012, 09:19 AM   #33011
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I have a question. How do I get the lights I painted yellow to stay on?
If I pull the high beam lever towards me they come on, but as soon as I let go they turn off. If I push it, the other one lights, the actual hid ones go to high beam.
I don't understand.????
If you got the PA software thers a choice in the lights section to where you can click it and they will be on all the time untill you turn on your actual head lights. They wont be the full brightness as they would be if you flash to pass but the will be on.
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Old 03-27-2012, 09:31 AM   #33012
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Im thinking its US DRL 2 or something like that. Ill check when I get home and get a picture up
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Old 03-27-2012, 09:39 AM   #33013
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Not sure what pa software is. Would be great if I could run all lights at once lol. But would be happy with drl and fogs
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Old 03-27-2012, 10:28 AM   #33014
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Its the BMW software to read CEL codes and recode some options on the diffrent computers in the car.
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Old 03-27-2012, 10:35 AM   #33015
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This thread tells you a little about it and If you ever decide to get it will help you out with any issues you have
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=893444

and this is the website to down load the software although you would still have to get the adapter port to plug in to the car which you can get from xcar360

http://www.bmw-scanner.com/
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Old 03-27-2012, 10:36 AM   #33016
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That said keep in mind the drl in the software once on are always on you can not turn them off except when the headlights are on. If you want the to turn on/off manually you have to do it custom
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Old 03-27-2012, 10:51 AM   #33017
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That said keep in mind the drl in the software once on are always on you can not turn them off except when the headlights are on. If you want the to turn on/off manually you have to do it custom
correct. which doesnt rly bother me. At first I was hesaitant to go back to the way it was but it grew on me. Plus it makes u stand out. Dont see many that do drive with the inner lights on
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Old 03-27-2012, 11:04 AM   #33018
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Rims shipped yesterday. Still waiting on tracking number. Acs rear diffuser startes its trip from the motherland today. Its a good start to the week.
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Old 03-27-2012, 11:21 AM   #33019
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yup cracker barrel sometime before 10 I think. I'll be there. Robb if you want to come, you could shoot some good pics and video out of my car.
If I dont go out of town I might take you up on this.
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Old 03-27-2012, 11:36 AM   #33020
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The black doesnt show up well against the tire sidewall, so it will look like you have smaller wheels. What about a candy red or blue lip?
I know im black and all but seriously...
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