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Old 01-03-2013, 10:47 PM   #1
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Question on height of non-stock bumpers

I'm looking to replace the stock bumper on my 2004 325xi. I want the height of the replacement bumper to be the same as the one that's coming off.
So, if I put an M-Tech 1 or M-Tech 2 bumper on, will it look odd without making other changes to the car (e.g. side skirts). I just want to do the bumper and have the height look 'stock.'

And when I mean height, I mean the distance from the bottom of the bumper to the ground.

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Old 01-04-2013, 07:29 AM   #2
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+1 for this, but i'm replacinng coupe bumper with m3 CSL replica.
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Old 01-05-2013, 07:49 AM   #3
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You'll be fine, most just replace the bumpers (front or back) and not the skirts.
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Old 01-06-2013, 10:34 AM   #4
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You'll be fine, most just replace the bumpers (front or back) and not the skirts.
Thanks for weighing in. I like the looks of the Mtech bumper, and since my stock bumper was damaged, it seems like a good time to do it. Khoalty, Umnitza and ModBargains all seem to get good reviews on their products. I plan on buying the bumper and having it shipped to a body shop.

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Thanks for weighing in. I like the looks of the Mtech bumper, and since my stock bumper was damaged, it seems like a good time to do it. Khoalty, Umnitza and ModBargains all seem to get good reviews on their products. I plan on buying the bumper and having it shipped to a body shop.

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