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      08-20-2013, 11:42 AM   #23
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UPDATE:

OEM Sun Roof panel is off......








Test Fitting OEM CSL CF roof....












Center Support Bow for cars without sunroof installed and welded on....












Interior all wrapped to protect from any damage......


Some close up of the drilled out tac welds.....




Clamps, Adhesive, locked and loaded in the gun.....ready to move forward with the install of the roof.....






Sound deadening for the roof....


My Complete OEM CSL Interior.....


The Beautiful OEM CSL Roof lying there waiting to be glued on to the car.....




Darth Vaders waaaiitttiiinnggg.....


Cleaned the roof from the inside with alcohol to prep the surface for bonding. It is beautiful how BMW have markings underneath to help align the roof with the car and center support beam....








Applying the SEM adhesive....














Then the roof becomes one with the car.....






















Interior goes in tomorrow after the cars had about 24 hours of no moving etc. Wheels wont be painted this time but will get them done in a few weeks.

More pics to come tomorrow....hopefully

Oh and just to let you guys know i had SO MUCH FUN standing around in 115f, 70% humidity taking pics
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looks like a pain in the ass but the results will be worth it.
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      08-20-2013, 07:47 PM   #25
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so jealous right now

I wish I could get ahold of an oem csl interior and roof
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looks like a pain in the ass but the results will be worth it.
It looks like a pain but really wasnt. The pain is the weather!
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so jealous right now

I wish I could get ahold of an oem csl interior and roof
Cheers bro. You can get a hold of these parts but not easily especially the roof and dont forget they are major $$$$
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      08-21-2013, 11:41 AM   #27
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Looks so so good Looking forward to your interior update!
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      08-21-2013, 11:44 AM   #28
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Looks so so good Looking forward to your interior update!
Cheers bro. Will post pics tomorrow.
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Ejaz, looks good buddy!
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Cheers bro. Will post pics tomorrow.
WORD! Makes me want to go wash/clay/and wax mine this weekend
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Ejaz, looks good buddy!
Thanks broski
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      08-21-2013, 12:01 PM   #32
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WORD! Makes me want to go wash/clay/and wax mine this weekend
DO IT. I already had a full detail before he car went in for the roof. When it comes back it'll get a full wash and two coats of wax.
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haha so weird picturing you using the world broski lol
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haha so weird picturing you using the world broski lol
HAHA will meet up with you when i come over to the States in March.
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I love those wheels, I want them for my E92.
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I love those wheels, I want them for my E92.
Thanks Bro. They look great on the E9X ///M3
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UPDATE:

All done and it looks amazing......











I would like to say a big thank you to ekanoo and ekanoo racing for helping put my worries aside of having the roof installed.

I will update with more pics in 2 days with some more pics as tomorrow im busy all day plus the detailers are coming back for a wash and wax for the car. The car feels a bit more nimble. I feel it needs to have the height adjusted on the front by lowering it 5mm more and a good corner balancing.
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Congrats. It really completes the CSL look. I wish I had access to a CSL interior.
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Congrats. It really completes the CSL look. I wish I had access to a CSL interior.
Thanks bro. I'm going to contact my friend to take some pics
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Thanks bro. I'm going to contact my friend to take some pics
Beside the lack of the OEM clear corner indicators which I believe add the perfect contrast to an all black E46 the roof and car overall look fantastic. Those seats...
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Beside the lack of the OEM clear corner indicators which I believe add the perfect contrast to an all black E46 the roof and car overall look fantastic. Those seats...
Thanks bro. Maybe I'll go back to oem corners one day. Still have them and they mint.
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Dropped the ///M off at LLUMAR BAHRAIN (Ekanoo) For the clear film protection on the roof. Too afraid of it getting scratched by stone chips etc....
















Its weird how the car feels lighter. Did anyone else feel the car handled differently after the sunroof to CF roof swap? I can see that the height needs adjusting again as it looks like the cars sitting slightly higher now.
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Mmmmmm very nice! I searched long for a hardtop E46M so I plan to resist the CF roof temptation (though that Evolve piece is tempting...)
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Mmmmmm very nice! I searched long for a hardtop E46M so I plan to resist the CF roof temptation (though that Evolve piece is tempting...)
Thanks Mike. We need to talk ASAP about some vac upgraded bearings and arp HW to go with it.
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