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Old 04-08-2012, 10:28 AM   #81
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new pics (lots of mods)

Vorsteiner Carbon Fiber hood,
PS9 Kit (coils springs)
Meyle HD kit (full lower suspension)
Breman Brakes kit
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Yakima Deflector
Heavy Duty Stewart Waterpump / Aluminum Pulley.
Just updated the Rotors.


Enjoy! =)
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Old 04-08-2012, 01:39 PM   #82
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I also live in Miami, this car is beautiful. congrats
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Old 04-08-2012, 03:17 PM   #83
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Beautiful car guy. This is what BMW should have done in the first place.
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Old 04-08-2012, 07:45 PM   #84
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Old 04-08-2012, 10:14 PM   #85
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But it will never ever ever ever be an M3. Even if you replace every nut and bolt. It just won't.
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Old 04-08-2012, 10:17 PM   #86
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^ thanks captain obvious. Does not change the fact that this car is awesome and should have been built by BMW in the first place.
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Old 04-08-2012, 10:33 PM   #87
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Sedan looks great
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Old 04-09-2012, 12:38 AM   #88
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Vorsteiner Carbon Fiber hood,
PS9 Kit (coils springs)
Meyle HD kit (full lower suspension)
Breman Brakes kit
Afe CAI,
Yakima Deflector
Heavy Duty Stewart Waterpump / Aluminum Pulley.


Enjoy! =)
Very Nice bro! Now lets see some proper pics of it
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Old 04-09-2012, 01:59 AM   #89
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Great job man...you got some talent...if they made e46 4 door m3 it will look exactly like that

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Old 04-09-2012, 02:56 AM   #90
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Sent from my PC36100 using Bimmer this looks sick nice work
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Old 05-17-2012, 01:13 PM   #91
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new rotors

Got this new rotors at ECS will test and let you know the outcome, they are not expensive at all.
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Old 06-13-2012, 07:54 PM   #92
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very cool car, need more pics after its lowered. the gills on the hood is kind of an overkill. i would just keep it regular silver m3 hood. car looks awesome after lowering. More pics please.

also, i think the gas filler door should be silver as well.
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Old 06-13-2012, 08:40 PM   #93
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Old 06-14-2012, 08:21 AM   #94
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Epic build!! I would love to do this too!

Are the rear lights m3/coupe lights or sedan? And is the front bar an OEM bar?

If I lived in the US I would buy this from you in a heart beat!
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Old 06-14-2012, 09:14 AM   #95
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Epic build!! I would love to do this too!

Are the rear lights m3/coupe lights or sedan? And is the front bar an OEM bar?

If I lived in the US I would buy this from you in a heart beat!
I was wondering the same about taillights, but by the looks he used sedan taillights.

As for rebar OEM fits (2002+ doesnt matter what people say) but M3 fis a bit better with bumper.
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Old 06-20-2012, 11:28 AM   #96
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more pics and Road trip pics.

You are correct I left the 325i Tail lights, here are more pictures I took a road trip from Miami Fl, to San Diego California.

Before the trip even began I change the tires, afterwards in Arizona after thousand of miles and bugs all over.. a cousin works in detail shop for Toyota he took it in the dealer and the whole staff was amazed with the car and did a very very good job, when I got it back it was shinny as new.

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Old 06-20-2012, 12:09 PM   #97
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I was wondering why you cut rear fenders all the way to taillights. WOuld you mind?
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Old 06-22-2012, 11:30 AM   #98
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it was welded on the sides to make it wide like the stock m3, & for the taillights I have the m3 oem parts (everything cut in perfect pieces for welding) but because it was a inch diference I did not mind changing them.
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Old 09-01-2012, 05:02 PM   #99
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brief update.

Carbon Fiber Hood Painted, finally had time after months... small adjustments to finish..

Next step to add the OEM M3 mirrors, I had them in my garage for 6months or so..
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Old 11-10-2012, 01:04 PM   #100
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up in the air

new belts new tensioners pulleys, fan switch, new steering hoses, new seats with lumbar.
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