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      08-06-2012, 03:49 PM   #177
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Spoke to LTBMW, they are making the M3 / 3 series version of this bumper first which got delayed a bit. Once that bumper is done then our version will be made.
Looks like I'm gonna have to stroll on over to the 3 series forums to see if I can get one for my 328 in the meanwhile. You see the one on John Zhangs f20? SEXEH!
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      08-16-2012, 06:03 PM   #178
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I spoke to a gentleman at LTBMW and he qouted me a whopping 1400 for the bumper painted. And 1050 not painted. He said its soo expensive because it's not mass produced yet, it's two OEMbumpers fused together.. But 1400?! A little steep no?! :
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      08-16-2012, 06:18 PM   #179
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I spoke to a gentleman at LTBMW and he qouted me a whopping 1400 for the bumper painted. And 1050 not painted. He said its soo expensive because it's not mass produced yet, it's two OEMbumpers fused together.. But 1400?! A little steep no?! :
That is the price if you want one right now because they have to use 2 OEM bumpers to make it. If you wait until they make a mold of the one in the thread and mass produce it then the price will be considerably less.
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      08-16-2012, 08:20 PM   #180
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I spoke to a gentleman at LTBMW and he qouted me a whopping 1400 for the bumper painted. And 1050 not painted. He said its soo expensive because it's not mass produced yet, it's two OEMbumpers fused together.. But 1400?! A little steep no?! :
That is the price if you want one right now because they have to use 2 OEM bumpers to make it. If you wait until they make a mold of the one in the thread and mass produce it then the price will be considerably less.
I know this has been asked many times.. But any ideas as to how much? For a group buy?
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      08-16-2012, 08:21 PM   #181
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I know this has been asked many times.. But any ideas as to how much? For a group buy?
Sorry don't have that answer yet.
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      08-16-2012, 08:23 PM   #182
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I spoke to a gentleman at LTBMW and he qouted me a whopping 1400 for the bumper painted. And 1050 not painted. He said its soo expensive because it's not mass produced yet, it's two OEMbumpers fused together.. But 1400?! A little steep no?! :
for 2 oem bumpers + the work to fuse them + painting for that, no I think that's a hell of a deal.

but personally, I'll just wait for the mass produced version.
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      08-23-2012, 11:43 AM   #183
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      08-23-2012, 12:27 PM   #184
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went ahead and contacted schmiedmann for the kerscher front bumper.

who knows how long this will take to be released plus the lines don't look as good as the kerscher bumper. that and you cant beat under 900 shipped and painted from europe for the kerscher.
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      08-23-2012, 11:32 PM   #185
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went ahead and contacted schmiedmann for the kerscher front bumper.

who knows how long this will take to be released plus the lines don't look as good as the kerscher bumper. that and you cant beat under 900 shipped and painted from europe for the kerscher.
$900 shipped and painted? My only worry is that it's fiberglass.. I'd consider getting the rear bumper thou
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went ahead and contacted schmiedmann for the kerscher front bumper.

who knows how long this will take to be released plus the lines don't look as good as the kerscher bumper. that and you cant beat under 900 shipped and painted from europe for the kerscher.
make sure you post up. really interested in seeing how it looks.
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      09-17-2012, 10:38 PM   #187
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Come on its been a while, no updates??
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      09-19-2012, 04:11 AM   #188
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Come on its been a while, no updates??
I'm with you on that one brother. I literarily check this post everyday for
An update and some pics!
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      09-19-2012, 09:05 PM   #189
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x2!!! I'd get this thing in a heart beat - i agree that the Kerscher looks a tad bit better - but id still go for this one
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      09-20-2012, 08:56 AM   #190
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This thing was fitted and everything to coolers car over a month ago. I wonder if they've made any progress at all on it?
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      09-20-2012, 11:36 AM   #191
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I talked to LTBMW about three weeks ago on getting some work down on my car.

They have yet to get back to me on how long it will take or cost. Feel like they were just playing around with me... Anyway...

I asked about the 1M bumper and they told me they have no idea when they will release it but if I want to place an order everything would cost me $1400.

To me.... this already screams to me LOST CAUSE!!!!!!!!!!

I am really starting to feel like these company "LTBMW, IND, Vorsteiner, etc" Don't really care about helping the little guy. They seem to only help out people that have names and are willing to shell out tons and tons of money.
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      09-20-2012, 01:30 PM   #192
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I might just get the kerscher if they lagg it any longer. It's just delivery I'm scared of. how much was the kerscher delivered again? With paint?
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      09-20-2012, 09:18 PM   #193
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I wish the end.cc was more cost effective, that one looks spot on.. I like the kerscher rear bumper I'm just worried about the fiberglass. I've seen many cars with cheap body kits on the highway and their kit is flailing around like paper in the wind, I don't wanna be that guy
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      09-21-2012, 02:21 AM   #194
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I wish the end.cc was more cost effective, that one looks spot on.. I like the kerscher rear bumper I'm just worried about the fiberglass. I've seen many cars with cheap body kits on the highway and their kit is flailing around like paper in the wind, I don't wanna be that guy
How much does the end.cc come out to be shipped and all in American currency?
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      09-21-2012, 12:33 PM   #195
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How much does the end.cc come out to be shipped and all in American currency?
a quick google search. 3-3.5k range
For that price it better be painted
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this bumper is going to be 1400 is that a joke? i held off ordering from kerscher because it was going to come out to be like 1000 and i have to pick it up from the airport, but i will do that to save 400.
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How much does the end.cc come out to be shipped and all in American currency?
a quick google search. 3-3.5k range
For that price it better be painted
3.5k? That bumper better be made out of gold lol.
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      09-21-2012, 03:01 PM   #198
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3.5k? That bumper better be made out of gold lol.
http://endcc.jp/products/01/e82.html states "FRP" .. (read: fiberglass)

It would be ignorant to assume all fiberglass parts are shit though... there is a lot of variables (materials/time/resin) in play on the quality of any composite part.
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