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Old 02-19-2013, 07:35 PM   #310621
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Old 02-19-2013, 07:45 PM   #310622
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Old 02-19-2013, 07:46 PM   #310623
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Damn, that Mora Metallic and Silver Grey Metallic with the right light are soooooo pretty...
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Old 02-19-2013, 07:47 PM   #310624
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estoril would be my absolute favorite. i love PY for the longest time, but it's too out there for me. most those colors though are harder to find than Interlagos
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Old 02-19-2013, 07:48 PM   #310625
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yea, i like the mora as well. Never liked LSB
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Old 02-19-2013, 07:53 PM   #310626
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Logic
color: looks pretty
mileage: obvious
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transmission: 6mt better for DD use & raises my skill more than i can get only driving stick on the weekend
Instead of a ZCP:

Standard M3 manual with a nice color combo,
low cosmetic wear,
100k +/- 40k miles,
no engine, electrical, or body work mods,
good service history,
has the items you want like xenons, sunroof, etc...

There, you now have over 10 times as many cars to choose from and you have saved $8-12k to pay someone else to do maintenance so you don't get frustrated changing a serpentine belt again.
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Old 02-19-2013, 07:56 PM   #310627
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Instead of a ZCP:

Standard M3 manual with a nice color combo,
low cosmetic wear,
100k +/- 40k miles,
no engine, electrical, or body work mods,
good service history,
has the items you want like xenons, sunroof, etc...

There, you now have over 10 times as many cars to choose from and you have saved $8-12k to pay someone else to do maintenance so you don't get frustrated changing a serpentine belt again.
lol, but i'm fast at it now! mileage i want around 7-80k, but yea, that's pretty much what i'm looking for. the price difference isn't THAT much though between a zcp and a non-zcp
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Old 02-19-2013, 07:58 PM   #310628
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Damn. I really wanted my Z4M in Space Grey with Imola interior. Never found one though.


I still want a space grey or steel grey car.
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estoril would be my absolute favorite. i love PY for the longest time, but it's too out there for me. most those colors though are harder to find than Interlagos
I didn't post any estoril blue, are you talking about the Topaz Blue car? Or are you talking about in general?

Half a dozen uncommon colors still gives you more options than one uncommon color.
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Damn. I really wanted my Z4M in Space Grey with Imola interior. Never found one though.


I still want a space grey or steel grey car.
you lie! you found that one in Kansas didnt you??
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i'm down for almost all those colors. Estoril is probably one of my absolute favorites on the e46. I started this search wanting an individual color, and figured interlagos would be easier to find. but there are other colors i'll accept. don't want topaz,white, red,blk, carbon blk, LSB, PY
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That was Black on Imola.
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lol, but i'm fast at it now! mileage i want around 7-80k, but yea, that's pretty much what i'm looking for. the price difference isn't THAT much though between a zcp and a non-zcp
Increase your mileage range to something like less than 120k with good service records; the engine and chassis don't wear out easily and you're just going to be putting more mileage on it anyway.

The ZCP markup is definitely a few thousand extra, as are the later model years, and mileage, none of which would matter if I was in your spot.
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Increase your mileage range to something like less than 120k with good service records; the engine and chassis don't wear out easily and you're just going to be putting more mileage on it anyway.

The ZCP markup is definitely a few thousand extra, as are the later model years, and mileage, none of which would matter if I was in your spot.
i want a 2003.5 or later
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i'm down for almost all those colors. Estoril is probably one of my absolute favorites on the e46. I started this search wanting an individual color, and figured interlagos would be easier to find. but there are other colors i'll accept. don't want topaz,white, red,blk, carbon blk, LSB, PY
Just get the cheapest M3 you can find and get it painted interlago blue.
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Old 02-19-2013, 08:12 PM   #310640
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i can't remember which grey i like
Mine is Silver Grey. Steel Grey also looks nice. That one has more blue in it, not to be confused with Steel Blue.
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