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Old 09-12-2011, 02:36 AM   #61
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very nice id like to do that to mine i jut got mine about a month ago.
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Old 09-13-2011, 04:22 AM   #62
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found some random pics when I started the project. enjoy.
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Old 09-13-2011, 04:25 AM   #63
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Nice work, really cool to see people still modding e46's heavily but keeping them clean
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Old 09-22-2011, 04:52 AM   #64
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Old 09-22-2011, 06:00 AM   #65
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damn bro looks great. keep us posted!
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Old 09-26-2011, 09:31 PM   #66
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Hey Guys I recorded this video today hope you like it.



Im so wanting a Carbon Fiber Hood, Dynavin Stereo, Sport Seats.
This Week I added a small Bazooka and Kenwood amp, I dont like loud loud noise but a lil bass wont hurt and this bazooka is so small 1 foot and a half max deep its a 10".
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Old 09-26-2011, 10:03 PM   #67
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Did you have to cut out where the spare goes ?!?
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Old 09-27-2011, 10:04 PM   #68
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Old 09-27-2011, 11:28 PM   #69
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Looks super nice, but it really needs OEM M3 mirrors to look right
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Old 09-27-2011, 11:51 PM   #70
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Wow great work! It's nice to see a custom fab build that's kept so clean.. Definitely love the look of the wide rear end on the sedan! Literally looks stock..

As for motor swaps whether you go LSx or E9x, you're going to have to do something about the rear end.. The stock diff may not be able to handle that kind of power. Same goes for the halfshafts and any other component under heavy load/torque (Driveshaft, u-joint etc).. But otherwise, if you're capable of getting this far into the build, I don't see what's stopping you ! Would be REAL awesome to see a BMW swapped M3 V8 E9x motor in there.. Super original, and still true to its own. Would love to do this myself.. Damn..

Keep it up!
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Old 10-06-2011, 02:22 PM   #71
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Added the roof rack and a second kenwood amp, will upload more pics with the road bike on top and adapters. Finally got the oem m3 mirrors and are in the shop for painting and waiting on a cheap oem m3 hood to sale around miami area for local pickup.
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Old 10-16-2011, 03:19 AM   #72
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Great Work! I so wana do this one day.
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Old 01-28-2012, 12:23 AM   #73
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Cool ......No words.....

Guys I will be uploading lots of pictures, I have done more upgrades, but after all this work I will need to sell the car, soon I will be moving out of the Country and I cant take the CAR!!!..my loss ( 18k Plus+ now will be your Gain )

Pics don't do justice Car is Wide..., Tires are Wide 19 Rims 275 on the Back, and 19 front 245..

The base model was a 2002 325i !..


For the haters:
Just need the Hood to finish the Exterior Look & the 2 OEM Side Mirrors I have them but had no time to Install.

All parts used OEM.
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Old 01-28-2012, 03:42 AM   #74
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Very nice. You got mad skills. I wish I could do bodywork like that. GLWS.
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Old 01-28-2012, 08:45 AM   #75
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Looks great!
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Old 01-28-2012, 01:24 PM   #76
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Looks awesome! you need some suspension haha
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Old 02-05-2012, 10:06 PM   #77
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Wow!! I'm minutes away from doing this to my 01 touring....I was told the whole front clip bolts on. I'm super surprised to see that you had to section the fenders. Would love to talk to you about this more. Pm me your #, and goodtime to call, if you don't mind. Thanks, Loren
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Old 02-06-2012, 10:10 AM   #78
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it is not a direct swap - you have to modify the fenders
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Old 02-11-2012, 01:41 AM   #79
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BEFORE YOU DO ANYTHING TO YOUR SEDAN SEE THIS LIST AND THINK ABOUT IT! THAT'S HALF THE LIST I WILL UPDATE IT EVENTUALLY.
Siren alarm (alarm) 78dlls
Antena shark (navigation) 99dlls
Homelink(Buttons for garage) 34.95dlls
hood pin (alarm) 14.99dlls
Motion sensor (alarm) 30.99dlls
Indicator alarm (alarm) 40.00dlls
Trunk handle m3 67dlls
Carbon fiber bar (for front bumper) 215dlls
Front bumper 240dlls
Fuel filter presure 64.49dlls
Fender right front 250dlls
Gas cap 18.50dlls
Front licence plate 26.98dlls
Repair kit window 16.80dlls

-Rear bumper xx xx
-Right front fender xx xx
-Rear left cutted fender xx xx
-Rear right cutted fender xx xx
-Exhaust 1500dlls

19" stagered rims + tires 1650dlls
Black leather interior 550dlls
Led Rear lights 145dlls
Projectors 75dlls
Corner lights 25dlls
Corner lights sedan 25dlls
Headlights 245dlls
Ipod adapter 150dlls (Still in but updated to nav system)
kenwood DNX7120 nav bluetooth mp3 etc: 400dlls
Mounting kit 50dlls
AC relocation kit: 75dlls
Side markers sedan 20dlls
Side skirts 130dlls
Windshield Cowl 56.41dlls
Center Console Ashtray 44.85dlls
E46 Cup Holder - Black 31.74dlls
Door Moulding Clip 8.10dlls
M3 Bumper Grille 50.70dlls
MOULDING side fender 22.21.dlls
Lower Headlight Trim left 35.54dlls
Lower Headlight Trim right 35.54dlls
Clear E46 3-Series Side Marker 2.95dlls
BMW Lip Spoiler 29.95dlls
m3 Side mirrors 600dlls
4 Inner fenders with kit clips: 220dlls
Roof Rack + 2 bicecle adapters: 400dlls.
Led Angel Eyes : 75dlls
Painting + Work Hours 2500dlls
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Old 02-12-2012, 04:29 AM   #80
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Old Pic when I was doing the mods.
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