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      04-29-2010, 02:25 AM   #23
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hard to tell from this pic. but are they copying bmw again? it looks almost just like the bmw splitters.
That is what I am thinking as well...this is what they do best, rip from BMW.
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      04-29-2010, 04:32 AM   #24
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I'd go with the BMW front splitter and rear spoiler. BTW you can order the parts through your local dealer like I did. Just gave them the part number for the rear spoiler and it should be on its way and here this Saturday.
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      04-29-2010, 04:48 AM   #25
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hard to tell from this pic. but are they copying bmw again? it looks almost just like the bmw splitters.
exactly my thought, is i couldn't tell if it were the BMW part or vorsteiner, i can't see the middle extension under the middle intake.

looks good nonetheless.
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      04-29-2010, 04:52 AM   #26
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I'd go with the BMW front splitter and rear spoiler. BTW you can order the parts through your local dealer like I did. Just gave them the part number for the rear spoiler and it should be on its way and here this Saturday.
Can you tell me what the parts numbers are so i can go ahead and order them from my dealer? thanks bro!

i guess I'll stick to the BMW parts, but I'll get the Vorsteiner rear diffuser to complement the look.
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      04-29-2010, 04:59 AM   #27
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I have installed and watched people install vorsteiner stuff and i can tell you, never has one fit properly. Stay with the OEM equipment.

serious? that sucks, cuz i really want that rear diffuser badly how about the AC Shnitzer ones? dot hey fit better?
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      04-29-2010, 05:19 AM   #28
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This probably isn't what you are looking for......but, I'd wait until after delivery of your car to decide what you want to do. My reasoning is: I was in the same boat as you. I spent lots of time trying to decide on and acquire a series of modifications (including a Vorsteiner lip) only to realize post-delivery that I love the car just the way it is. Now I have a handful of parts to sell off at some loss because I don't care to actually put them on my car. In the case of the lip, I was convinced that the m3 only looked "right" when they had a front lip on them. However, after owning the car for a few weeks and looking at it a lot, I think the lips look tacked on and don't fit the overall refined look of the M3. To each their own though!
i see your point, i like the ZCP lip because it's a minor mod, it doesn't scream look at me like after market mods. so i'll stick to BMW parts.

I'm still debating the rear diffuser though.
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      04-29-2010, 07:10 AM   #29
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That is what I am thinking as well...this is what they do best, rip from BMW.
Just wait till someone then rips Vorsteiner off.... they will be so pissed and there will be a ton of threads on this forum about it again. just like when the replica lips came out.
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I have installed and watched people install vorsteiner stuff and i can tell you, never has one fit properly. Stay with the OEM equipment.
Vorsteiner guarantees fitment or your money back on all of their products. Fitment issues are rare but they do happen from time to time. In which case VRSTR either sends you out a new part or a refund.

Are you sure it was Authentic Vorsteiner? Replica VRSTR stuff rarely ever fits properly.
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      04-30-2010, 01:19 AM   #32
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I've got the ZCP splitters and ZCP spoilier on mine with the Vorsteiner type II diffuser on the rear
Can you please post some pictures of your car please? Both front and rear? TIA!
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      04-30-2010, 01:41 AM   #33
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Just wait till someone then rips Vorsteiner off.... they will be so pissed and there will be a ton of threads on this forum about it again. just like when the replica lips came out.
You definitely right about that. Vorsteiner has a great marketing team, but the parts are not innovative. Look at the Porsche line up, a complete rip from the techart stuff.
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Here you go bro:

Part number: 5162 2159805, Rear spoiler, Carbon. No idea about the front splitter though but I'm sure that you can do a search and find out the part number for that.
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      04-30-2010, 06:37 PM   #35
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thanks!

i got a call from BMW, my competition M3 arrives on May 20th woohoo!!!
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Vorsteiner guarantees fitment or your money back on all of their products. Fitment issues are rare but they do happen from time to time. In which case VRSTR either sends you out a new part or a refund.

Are you sure it was Authentic Vorsteiner? Replica VRSTR stuff rarely ever fits properly.
True - They stand behind their product.
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i would need to see ZCP in person before making the decision...sometimes pictures can be deceiving
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I've got the ZCP splitters and ZCP spoilier on mine with the Vorsteiner type II diffuser on the rear
Where can I buy the ZCP parts from?
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      05-04-2010, 11:41 AM   #39
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has anyone installed the vorsteiner type rear diffuser yet? the guys from IND say it fits if it's take to a professional body shop and use BMWs adhesive instead of the one provided by vorsteiner. besides the adhesive, is there any screwing or drilling down to the rear spoiler?
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has anyone installed the vorsteiner type rear diffuser yet? the guys from IND say it fits if it's take to a professional body shop and use BMWs adhesive instead of the one provided by vorsteiner. besides the adhesive, is there any screwing or drilling down to the rear spoiler?
I believe it utilizes 3M double sided tape or Betalink adhesive only, no drilling is required for the diffuser or the rear spoiler.
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      05-04-2010, 04:28 PM   #41
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Those VRS Type IIs actually look better than ZCPs imo. Actually, Im in the process of painting the middle section of my VRS lip to create a splitter look.
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      05-09-2010, 05:54 PM   #42
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which ZCP were you referring to?

i love the rear vorsteiner diffuser cuz it reminds me of the M3 CSL version. i don't like the long rear diffusers that cover the entire rear. i prefer just the middle part.
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If your car is white either will look great because of the contrast. In other colors it's a harder choice.
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OE is the best fitting stuff around
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