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      05-05-2011, 02:35 PM   #1
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to get LCI tails or not!?

I really like them but dont know if justifying $700 is worth it. What are your thoughts?

I dont have plates so it would look like an 2011 m3. Thats the only advantage i can think of. Is it worth it?
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      05-05-2011, 02:37 PM   #2
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I really like them but dont know if justifying $700 is worth it. What are your thoughts?

I dont have plates so it would look like an 2011 m3. Thats the only advantage i can think of. Is it worth it?
Definitely worth it - its the only updated to bring the exterior to 2011 specs.
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for me $700 is def. not worth it...if it's more like $250 than hell ya.
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      05-05-2011, 02:42 PM   #4
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Definitely worth it - its the only updated to bring the exterior to 2011 specs.
Tom you will be getting a PM from me soon. I have a bunch of things i need to order for the new toy!! Tails will likely be on that list as well...trying to figure out what i need so that i can come one time and have you guys install the whole thing.
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      05-05-2011, 02:50 PM   #5
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After looking at pics..i want them! PM sent to Tom.
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Tom you will be getting a PM from me soon. I have a bunch of things i need to order for the new toy!! Tails will likely be on that list as well...trying to figure out what i need so that i can come one time and have you guys install the whole thing.
No problem, we can code these on site as well and have most items in stock at all time.

See you shortly!
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anyone got any comparo pics?
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anyone got any comparo pics?

not the M3 but the same thing.
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not the M3 but the same thing.
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      05-05-2011, 05:57 PM   #12
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non lci just looks outdated to me
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      05-05-2011, 06:02 PM   #13
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non lci just looks outdated to me
Completely agree. They looked dated when they came out. Prefer E46 LCI tails to the 08 tails
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Save your $700 and invest it on something that will make you more money in the future. These cars are a money pit!
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anyone got any comparo pics?
Here's a thread we posted some time ago to bring everyone up to speed on what's involved in the LCI taillight upgrades:

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The more i think about it the more i think that this will be the MOST important mod on the car! Excited about getting it done next week tom!
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the LCI tails look soooo much better..everytime I unlock my car the LED rods turn on and its just gorgeous
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it's a must!
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I really like them but dont know if justifying $700 is worth it. What are your thoughts?

I dont have plates so it would look like an 2011 m3. Thats the only advantage i can think of. Is it worth it?
Waste of money in my opinion.
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Can any BMW service center code these for me if I install them?
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It be the first thing i did if i were buying an used E92.
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