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      11-06-2012, 08:22 PM   #1
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Before/After Pics of mods

Wanted to share a few pics of recent cosmetic mods:

Powder coated 220M wheels gloss black (Apex Arc-8 for the track)
BMW performance CF splitters
BMW performance CF rear spoiler
BMW CF side mirrors
Gloss black kidney grill
Gloss black side gills
Painted side reflectors
Angel iBright V4.5
Macht Schnell 10mm wheel spacers (5mm for the track)
Personalized license plate
IND Tri-stich shift knob and E-brake boot.
KW Sleeve-over springs (replaced with KW Clubsports Coilovers)
StopTech 380 mm/355 mm BBK
Recaro Profi seats
Schroth Profi II-6 harnesses
BMW Performance Alcantera wheel
Cantrell Motorsports half cage
Turner Motorsports Subframe and Diff Delrin bushings
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      11-06-2012, 08:31 PM   #2
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perfect

i might have done gunmetal on the wheels, though

looks amazing either way
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      11-06-2012, 09:08 PM   #3
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      11-06-2012, 09:16 PM   #5
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Looking good. I really need a rear spoiler.
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      11-06-2012, 09:38 PM   #6
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Very clean!
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      11-06-2012, 09:56 PM   #7
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perfect

i might have done gunmetal on the wheels, though

looks amazing either way
Thanks gunmetal was my second choice, but I thought the gloss black looks a bit meaner.
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      11-06-2012, 10:15 PM   #8
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Nice!! Gloss black was the right choice!
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      11-06-2012, 10:23 PM   #9
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Nice.
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looks great! very nice upgrades
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the new mods look great, and i love the plate
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Love the car and the house!

All you're missing is a Mode Carbon rear diffuser!
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      11-06-2012, 11:08 PM   #13
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the new mods look great, and i love the plate
Thx! I debated on doing the plates for over a year! Glad I finally did.
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      11-06-2012, 11:12 PM   #14
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Love the car and the house!

All you're missing is a Mode Carbon rear diffuser!
Debated over doing a CF rear diffuser or CF rear spoiler. I thought both might be too much CF. I went with the spoiler mainly for the track.
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Nice mods! Just right. I think white looks better without a diffuser.
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Nice, clean mods - car looks great
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      11-07-2012, 08:26 AM   #18
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Tastefully done Sir !
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Looks good.
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Thanks for the inputs. Next upgrades:

BMW Performance Aluminum pedals (installed)
Recaro Pole Position buckets in leather
UUC EVO3 Short Shift Kit
///M stiched shift knob and handbrake boot (installed)
BMW Performance CF Mirrors (ordered)
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Maybe it will look different in real life but the wheels are not showing that well in the pic! Gunmetal or the original silver might look better, on pics at least lol.
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Maybe it will look different in real life but the wheels are not showing that well in the pic! Gunmetal or the original silver might look better, on pics at least lol.
Agreed. Black does not show up well in pics. Matte black (track wheels) is even worst. That's why I went with gloss black. Gunmetal was my second choice. Silver would be too similar to stock (polished aluminum).
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