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      08-04-2008, 09:19 PM   #1
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335i color conversion by white foil/tape

Okay, I thought this was genius!!! you could basically have a jet black 135i and you could put the 3M shiny white tape then you have AW!!!







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      08-04-2008, 09:33 PM   #2
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Hmmm, if your thing is robbing banks, this might be for you!
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      08-05-2008, 07:44 AM   #3
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Looks very cool, and there was a 135i owner on this board that did the exact same thing (post was about 6 months ago).

I wonder how washing that car will work, and how long you can keep a shine on it. I highly doubt you could wax it, and that film is far softer than the painted finish, so I would think it would scratch, pit, and dull very quickly.
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Okay...but if you wanted the black roof on A/W look....why not just get an A/W car and put black film on the roof?
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      08-05-2008, 07:49 AM   #5
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That's brilliant! I had a real hard time deciding between Alpine White and Sedona Red. Now I can have both!
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Okay...but if you wanted the black roof on A/W look....why not just get an A/W car and put black film on the roof?
Or one-step better, paint the roof for $200 at a pro body shop.
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LOL, robbing a bank was my first thought too.
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Wrong, wrong, just all wrong.
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On my MINI, I have a black and white checkered roof and it is done by putting black 3m squares on the already white roof. It has held up pretty well for early 5 years and I wax it just like the rest of the car. It is not as durable as paint though and I wonder how it will work on the creases and corners.
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Johnny Dangerously did that back in the 80"s "this is fargin war!!"

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Okay, I thought this was genius!!! you could basically have a jet black 135i and you could put the 3M shiny white tape then you have AW!!!







http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=135662
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Johnny Dangerously did that back in the 80"s "this is fargin war!!"

You beat me to it!! At least he didn't put on a layer that has "duckies and bunnies"
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Come on guys....how could you forget this one?

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what was the point of doing this? paint protection? or just looks?
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what was the point of doing this? paint protection? or just looks?
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