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      12-29-2012, 09:09 PM   #1
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Dinan: badge or no badge?

Installed:

1. Pedals;
2. Intake;
3. Pulley;
4. Software; and
5. Exhaust.

Now the question is.... to badge or no badge?


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      12-29-2012, 09:17 PM   #2
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Looks like 10 points to me. Sure, why not?
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      12-29-2012, 09:22 PM   #3
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      12-29-2012, 09:45 PM   #4
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Yep, you paid a lot for it, so don't hold back now.
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      12-30-2012, 12:59 AM   #5
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I vote under the hood somewhere. Cleaner.
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      12-30-2012, 01:03 PM   #6
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I have mine on (until my ESS kit is installed next week) and had it painted matte black
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      12-30-2012, 01:30 PM   #7
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I have mine on (until my ESS kit is installed next week) and had it painted matte black

I assume you had the M3 badge painted to match?
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      12-30-2012, 02:34 PM   #8
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I put mine on.
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      12-30-2012, 04:13 PM   #9
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I put mine on.
Was your a DIY?
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      12-30-2012, 05:38 PM   #10
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You paid the hefty price tag so let people know. It's human nature
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      12-30-2012, 05:51 PM   #11
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Do it.
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      12-30-2012, 06:00 PM   #12
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Plus, I like the DINAN Badge, it's classy looking I think. Might be better if it was matte or gloss black - a bit more subdued.
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      12-30-2012, 09:03 PM   #13
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People who don't know them as a tuner might think it's your name. It's not like the Hartge or ACS emblem. Personally I won't do it. Use the loud pedal to show them what you've got.
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      12-31-2012, 12:47 PM   #14
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I assume you had the M3 badge painted to match?
Yep, already had the matte M3 badge. Pics can be seen if you click on my car in the "garage list".
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The Dinan badge just says, "I paid too much for my aftermarket parts!"

I had a lot of Dinan parts on my previous car.
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      01-01-2013, 05:52 PM   #16
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      01-01-2013, 07:13 PM   #17
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The Dinan badge just says, "I paid too much for my aftermarket parts!"

I had a lot of Dinan parts on my previous car.
I'm sure some people look at the M3 and say "why would you pay that much for a 3 series"......but we keep rockin' em' anyway .................Phil
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      01-01-2013, 07:26 PM   #18
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Absolutely not IMO. It just adds clutter to the car. What is the point of telling people that you collected 10 "dinan points"? I personally like to keep things clean but it's your car.
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