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      10-12-2012, 11:19 AM   #23
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Looking gone. Fire orange is always a great color to see in person.
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      10-12-2012, 11:28 AM   #24
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i hate to be a dick but that's what makes you think this car is absolutely insane? you know you could have done all that to your previous M right? to each his own enjoy the car man!
Not the fancy sticker!

Enjoy it, OP. Keep in mind there's been a ton of discussion on the merits of this model, and that's where some of the "hate" is coming from (not directed at you or your decision). Hope the special edition pays off on resale.
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      10-12-2012, 11:38 AM   #25
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Congrats. I have to go to my dealership today and they have one. I can't wait to see it.
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      10-12-2012, 11:41 AM   #26
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Personally, I think the edition cars aren't all that special. But, I do love Fire Orange and if you love it, who cares what I think!?

Congrats to you OP!
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      10-12-2012, 12:37 PM   #27
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^^^I agree....maybe something like "nice touches" would have sufficed....but INSANE?.....
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Nonetheless.........sweet car!!
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      10-12-2012, 12:39 PM   #28
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Very beautiful car.
I chased one for awhile. I even contemplated a personal license plate, CALTRANZ, but, then, thought better of it.
By the way, I checked out the vin numbers of those first showing up for sale to see if I could find the real first "number one" car out of the 200 produced. I think the last 6 digits of the vin tells you when it came off the line. I found 37 Limerocks for sale with the lowest vin number ending with 592839 (Braman BMW) and the highest to be 593209. FWIW
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      10-12-2012, 12:41 PM   #29
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Fire Orange looks great with black accents. I've had wild colored cars before. People will either love or hate them. But hey, it makes it easy to find your car in a parking lot.
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      10-12-2012, 01:03 PM   #30
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      10-12-2012, 02:28 PM   #31
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Not the fancy sticker!

Enjoy it, OP. Keep in mind there's been a ton of discussion on the merits of this model, and that's where some of the "hate" is coming from (not directed at you or your decision). Hope the special edition pays off on resale.
Hahahah yea I realized that after I submitted my response lol
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      10-12-2012, 04:42 PM   #32
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Looks great congrats
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      10-13-2012, 06:53 AM   #33
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Looks pretty pimp! Any added power for this edition?
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      10-13-2012, 04:04 PM   #34
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Very awesome, congrats. Car has a number of nice touches. Is the hood closed/latched here?


Ya I figured it out, I just had to tighten a rubber stopper under the hood so it can sit nicely.

Thanks!
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      10-13-2012, 07:24 PM   #35
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i hate to be a dick but that's what makes you think this car is absolutely insane? you know you could have done all that to your previous M right? to each his own enjoy the car man!
I don't know...
I would still take this Limited Edition M3 over your civic M3 anyday

Enjoy OP! I too am excited about those little mods.
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      10-13-2012, 07:52 PM   #36
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I don't know...
I would still take this Limited Edition M3 over your civic M3 anyday

Enjoy OP! I too am excited about those little mods.
What? How is my m3 a civic m3
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      10-13-2012, 08:36 PM   #37
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I think we discussed this earlier that it is a bit cheaper to get this as a package than all the pieces separately from BMW. It is for the person who wants a bit of customization to their car that has a bit of exclusivity out of the box. Get off of his sack.
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      10-14-2012, 02:46 PM   #38
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      10-15-2012, 12:33 AM   #39
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Wow !!
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      10-15-2012, 08:09 AM   #40
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      10-15-2012, 07:14 PM   #41
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is it still too late to get one of these in manual?
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      10-15-2012, 07:28 PM   #42
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Benn, there's one at dealer by me...
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      10-15-2012, 07:49 PM   #43
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Benn, there's one at dealer by me...


what?! do you know if it's a manual?
and could you give me the name of the dealership please?
thanks!
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      10-15-2012, 09:22 PM   #44
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what?! do you know if it's a manual?
and could you give me the name of the dealership please?
thanks!
Kuni BMW in Portland has a 6-speed Lime Rock.

I was drooling on it this afternoon when I stopped by.
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