BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > E90/E92 M3 Technical Topics > Cosmetic/Visual (Exterior + Interior) Modifications
 
Mtrack
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      12-09-2010, 11:56 PM   #1
M3M3CAR
Private First Class
 
Drives: 2011 AW, ZCP, DCT, on order..
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Arlington, VA

Posts: 193
iTrader: (0)

Need Pics of 3M Vinyl Carbon Fiber Roof Overlay

I just ordered an AW M3 ZCP and though I like the look of the CF room I absolutely could not do without a Moonroof so .. I've heard of and I'm now interested in the doing a 3M Vinyl Carbon Fiber Roof Overlay .. However I can't find any pics of this..

I've searched all over and can't find pictures so can you guys help?

Thanks
M3M3CAR is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      12-10-2010, 12:04 AM   #2
walsh
Second Lieutenant
 
walsh's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 E92 M3
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Boston

Posts: 282
iTrader: (2)

http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthr...ighlight=dinoc

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=371023
__________________
2011 E92 M3 | Le Mans Blue | Carbon Leather | Eisenmann Race | Edition Grilles | pic coming soon-ish


Last edited by walsh; 12-10-2010 at 12:10 AM.
walsh is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      12-15-2010, 02:55 AM   #3
M3M3CAR
Private First Class
 
Drives: 2011 AW, ZCP, DCT, on order..
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Arlington, VA

Posts: 193
iTrader: (0)

Actually looking for the GLOSS carbon fiber vinyl overlay, not the mat one.. Anyone done the gloss 1x1 yet?
M3M3CAR is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      12-23-2010, 01:15 PM   #4
FoShizzle
aka Mike
 
FoShizzle's Avatar
 
Drives: AW E92 335is
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: LA/Ventura, CA

Posts: 1,289
iTrader: (11)

Contact Don Nguyen (donathon@gmail.com).
He's the man when it comes to selling and/or installing vinyl.
Link

Edit: There's also this guy is selling just the material
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=463667
FoShizzle is offline   No_Country
0
Reply With Quote
      12-23-2010, 04:27 PM   #5
ramyar
Member BMW CCA Los Angeles
 
ramyar's Avatar
 
Drives: 11.5 M3 Sedan
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Los Angeles, CA

Posts: 420
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2011.5 M3 Sedan  [0.00]
Just keep in mind that the 3M Di-Noc has a 4 year outdoor lifespan. If you garage the car at home and work and don't subject it to harsh weather, it'll be longer. But just FYI.

This is the only thing that's stopped me from pursuing a roof wrap. I'd be interested to hear real life experience from anyone who's had it done. (Maybe time to start a new thread )
__________________
Current Rides:
Prodeco Phantom X3 eBike

Much enjoyed:
2011.5 ///M3 Sedan || 2007 ///M Coupe || 2008 550i Sport || 2006 ///M3 ZCP || 2008 X3 3.0si || 2006 325i || 2003 Z4 3.0 Roadster || 2003 330ci || 2002 325i
ramyar is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      12-23-2010, 08:55 PM   #6
MMMorish
Just call me J.J. McClure
 
MMMorish's Avatar
 
Drives: E92 M3 & C4 Corvette
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Toronto

Posts: 2,836
iTrader: (5)

Quote:
Originally Posted by ramyar View Post
Just keep in mind that the 3M Di-Noc has a 4 year outdoor lifespan. If you garage the car at home and work and don't subject it to harsh weather, it'll be longer. But just FYI.

This is the only thing that's stopped me from pursuing a roof wrap. I'd be interested to hear real life experience from anyone who's had it done. (Maybe time to start a new thread )
What's the lifespan of regular grade vinyl?
__________________
MODS: Meisterschaft GT Racing Exhaust / BMC Air Filter / UUC SSK & DSSR (Modded)/ RPI Scoops / Passport SRX Hardwired / Custom Wrap 3M Clearbra / 20% Tint / 50% Windshield Tint / Key Hole Delete / Matted Out Accessories / VRS Type II Diffuser / Smoked Reflectors / Euphoria 6K LED Interior Lights / Rear Fog Light Mod / 6000K HID's / 6500K LUX H8 Angel Eyes / RDash License Plate LED Kit / LED Xenon Reverse Lights
"M3 drivers have no friends"
MMMorish is offline   Canada
0
Reply With Quote
      12-23-2010, 09:29 PM   #7
ramyar
Member BMW CCA Los Angeles
 
ramyar's Avatar
 
Drives: 11.5 M3 Sedan
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Los Angeles, CA

Posts: 420
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2011.5 M3 Sedan  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by MMMorish View Post
What's the lifespan of regular grade vinyl?
There are different types/qualities and I don't remember exactly, but I do remember it being significantly more. To the point where I was thinking of potentially going that route instead. Another option would be to possibly put a catalyzing clear coat on top of the 3m cf to extend its lifespan and make it glossy. I haven't researched the affect of this yet though. This might make it harder to remove however.
__________________
Current Rides:
Prodeco Phantom X3 eBike

Much enjoyed:
2011.5 ///M3 Sedan || 2007 ///M Coupe || 2008 550i Sport || 2006 ///M3 ZCP || 2008 X3 3.0si || 2006 325i || 2003 Z4 3.0 Roadster || 2003 330ci || 2002 325i
ramyar is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:07 PM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST