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      04-27-2012, 02:41 PM   #1
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New 09 E92 M3 owner

Hello all,
After searching for 3 months, I finally purchased a 09 M3 coupe and absolutely love everything about this car. The car is AW and loaded with every option. I have been wanting an M3 ever since I bought my new 08 135i. The car is beautiful and perfect in every way. I was kind of worried about going from manual to MDCT but after driving the car equipped with it, I have no regrets and enjoy driving it was much as I like driving manual transmission. I can understand why the reviews are good on this car and why everyone raves about it.

I still need to learn how to do a few things like launch control and program the garage door opener. After owning it for less then 2 weeks, I have already looked into doing a few minor cosmetic mods. Looking to get all the nice carbon fibre pieces, black grills, matte ZCP wheels, LCI tail light conversion and maybe the performance exhaust. I already order the tail lights woohoo. I will upload a couple of pictures when the weather is nice. I plan on going to some meets this summer. See you guys there.
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      04-27-2012, 03:41 PM   #6
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      04-30-2012, 02:47 PM   #12
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I still need to learn how to do a few things like launch control and program the garage door opener. After owning it for less then 2 weeks, I have already looked into doing a few minor cosmetic mods. Looking to get all the nice carbon fibre pieces, black grills, matte ZCP wheels, LCI tail light conversion and maybe the performance exhaust. I already order the tail lights woohoo. I will upload a couple of pictures when the weather is nice. I plan on going to some meets this summer. See you guys there.
Go with Nate@IND for all your exterior cosmetic items. Don't do what I did, mess around with cheaper competitors, and end up spending way more in the end in my search for perfect fitment.
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      04-30-2012, 06:39 PM   #13
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Thanks for the advice. Anyone running Avant Garde ZCP replicas? Just wanted thoughts on it.
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      04-30-2012, 08:26 PM   #14
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Thanks for the advice. Anyone running Avant Garde ZCP replicas? Just wanted thoughts on it.
<-- take a look at my car. They are excellent. Had a shop comment on how well balanced they were from the factory.
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      04-30-2012, 10:56 PM   #15
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Whoa, your car looks sick. we should meet up sometime and talk cars. What offset and wheels size do you recommend ?
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<-- take a look at my car. They are excellent. Had a shop comment on how well balanced they were from the factory.
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      04-30-2012, 11:02 PM   #16
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Whoa, your car looks sick. we should meet up sometime and talk cars. What offset and wheels size do you recommend ?
Well if you want true GTS specs, you need 19x9 +18, 19x10 +25. But you can easily go another 0.5" up on either of those widths and run similar offsets. I ran 255 fronts and 275 rear. Doing it again I will go 265 front and 295 rears. If you do go with GTS sized rears then you can also use a spacer. It's up to you. I converted to studs to give myself flexibility.

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      04-30-2012, 11:09 PM   #17
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I'm located in Edmonton. I'll probably stick with OEM sizes and specs. I'm assuming stock oem 19" tires can be used.
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      05-02-2012, 12:20 AM   #19
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congrats! I just got mine today its the interlago blue coupe
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congrats! I just got mine today its the interlago blue coupe
Congrats! Great colour



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      05-02-2012, 08:50 PM   #21
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Congrats to you too, Intergalos is a very nice color
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Congrats! Great colour



You should join us for a great drive (it will help break your baby in) on Saturday.

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+1 Congrats. I see you already got the modding fever. Just enjoy it stock for sometime; before all the upgrades; infact do join us if you can this weekend
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