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      10-08-2009, 12:17 PM   #1
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Getting ready to flat white the M3 sedan

Updated pictures the trunk came in...





Much thanks to Joe@EuroDyne/Carbon 8 for coming through on this 1 of a kind trunk.

The body shop said "this trunk is just like OEM with 1/4 of the weight" just tells you the type of the product they put out at EuroDyne/Carbon 8

The body shop is taking the car apart to flat white it for Sema

Some pictures as they are taking it apart, I will keep everyone updated...





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      10-08-2009, 12:20 PM   #2
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what front bumper is that?
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      10-08-2009, 12:23 PM   #3
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what front bumper is that?
RDSport Corsa, I'm changing it to the more aggressive one, also getting the RDSport rear.
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Are they going to paint it or wet sand it?
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      10-08-2009, 12:52 PM   #5
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Are they going to paint it or wet sand it?
It will be wet sanded down, then shot with a flat clear. The shop has done many flat painted cars, and suggested a full paint job, but since this was a pretty much last minute thing, with less then 3 weeks left, there is no time.

Cross your fingers, I hope it comes out amazing.
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whats the price on that ?
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      10-08-2009, 01:04 PM   #7
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Can't wait to see the outcome!

I have been wanting to do the same to my Lexus but with a pearl in it!
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whats the price on that ?
Big bucks!!
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Where are you having the work done?
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thats going to look sick
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whats the price on that ?
Its how you want to do it, for example on my car the rear and front windsheild are being removed all the moldings, door handles, grilles, and etc. All that is labor, its between $3500-$4500 if you want it done right.

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There is no point to do a full paint job, your cars paint looked flawless at the meet last week... You made the right move man, don't sweat.
Thank you man, the reason I wanted it re painted was because they re painted a white Range Rover flat white the other week and added a marble look to the white (look amazing), that is why I wanted to re paint so it could get that marble look, but not enough time.

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Where are you having the work done?
TheShop in Culver Cit, CA. They just finished this G35 Matte Black, looks amazing! Still at the shop, maybe I'll take some pictures.

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I have been wanting to do the same to my Lexus but with a pearl in it!
Yeah, I would have loved some pearl in it too.

Here is a picture of the new bumper on the left, the old one on the right.

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Rear bumper? PICS!!!!

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Here is a picture of the new bumper on the left, the old one on the right.

I don't see any difference between the bumpers.
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I don't see any difference between the bumpers.
Left one is lower in the center.
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      10-08-2009, 03:01 PM   #17
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damn... this would be a sick car!
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Can't wait to see the outcome. Are you selling the old bumper?
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Here is some pictures of the shop...









Some cars in the shop,
Widebody M3 E46 they did...






Matte White Range Rover


Matte Black G35







Custom headlights and drop








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Do you live off a street off Santa Monica blvd? Im pretty sure I saw your car last week. Looks great.
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I could think of much better ways to spend that money.
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