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      04-12-2013, 02:17 PM   #287
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Car is sick and those photos don't do those rims color any justice sick build
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      04-12-2013, 02:20 PM   #288
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Car is sick and those photos don't do those rims color any justice sick build
Thanks man!

I figured out why the wheel color is called Scarlett



In honor of whoever named this color, I'm gunna call her Scarlett Venom (by her, I mean my 1 )
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      04-12-2013, 03:21 PM   #289
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Hahaha

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I figured out why the wheel color is called Scarlett



In honor of whoever named this color, I'm gunna call her Scarlett Venom (by her, I mean my 1 )
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      04-12-2013, 05:15 PM   #290
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SO SICK!

Cost?
(sorry if it was covered, I treated it like a porn...no reading) lol
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      04-12-2013, 05:25 PM   #291
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SO SICK!

Cost?
(sorry if it was covered, I treated it like a porn...no reading) lol
Cost for wheels? or cost for conversion?
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      04-12-2013, 05:40 PM   #292
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Cost of conversion.
Maybe a breakdown....Front, Rear + body work....etc
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      04-12-2013, 05:47 PM   #293
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Cost of conversion.
Maybe a breakdown....Front, Rear + body work....etc
1. Front is about 3k in parts
2. Body work is between 3-7k depending on where you live (labor is expensive)
3. paint is about 2k
4. Rear end parts, new OEM will be less than 2k but I got my muffler and diffuser used
5. battery tray conversion is about $600 in parts (needed to run the 1M exhaust)

Body work is the most expensive part as you can see. There's 3 different approaches to that, new inner and outer wheelhouse, complete OEM 1M quarter panels, or a riveted body kit like the rocketbunny FRS.
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1. Front is about 3k in parts
2. Body work is between 3-7k depending on where you live (labor is expensive)
3. paint is about 2k
4. Rear end parts, new OEM will be less than 2k but I got my muffler and diffuser used
5. battery tray conversion is about $600 in parts (needed to run the 1M exhaust)

Body work is the most expensive part as you can see. There's 3 different approaches to that, new inner and outer wheelhouse, complete OEM 1M quarter panels, or a riveted body kit like the rocketbunny FRS.



Holy Fncking Sh!t!

Ill just buy a 1M. Ive been looking them or a new F30 335i
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      04-12-2013, 06:02 PM   #295
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Holy Fncking Sh!t!

Ill just buy a 1M. Ive been looking them or a new F30 335i
haha to each their own, the build was fun and it was the cheapest way for me to get what I was after.
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      04-13-2013, 11:23 AM   #296
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1. Front is about 3k in parts
2. Body work is between 3-7k depending on where you live (labor is expensive)
3. paint is about 2k
4. Rear end parts, new OEM will be less than 2k but I got my muffler and diffuser used
5. battery tray conversion is about $600 in parts (needed to run the 1M exhaust)

Body work is the most expensive part as you can see. There's 3 different approaches to that, new inner and outer wheelhouse, complete OEM 1M quarter panels, or a riveted body kit like the rocketbunny FRS.



Holy Fncking Sh!t!

Ill just buy a 1M. Ive been looking them or a new F30 335i
It cost me about $10k +wheels/tires.
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      04-13-2013, 11:47 AM   #297
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1. Front is about 3k in parts
2. Body work is between 3-7k depending on where you live (labor is expensive)
3. paint is about 2k
4. Rear end parts, new OEM will be less than 2k but I got my muffler and diffuser used
5. battery tray conversion is about $600 in parts (needed to run the 1M exhaust)

Body work is the most expensive part as you can see. There's 3 different approaches to that, new inner and outer wheelhouse, complete OEM 1M quarter panels, or a riveted body kit like the rocketbunny FRS.
I didn't know that riveted body kits existed for our cars. Has anybody seen an example?

The Rocketbunny FRS is not for everybody but very nicely done for what it is.
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      04-13-2013, 12:18 PM   #298
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I didn't know that riveted body kits existed for our cars. Has anybody seen an example?

The Rocketbunny FRS is not for everybody but very nicely done for what it is.
There's a rumor of one in the works but I'll let that company give out info when they decide to.
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      04-18-2013, 03:00 PM   #299
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Slight update: got 20mm ECSTuning Spacers for the rear, both F+R profile looks clean!
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      04-26-2013, 07:01 PM   #300
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UPDATE!

Never had a chance to put my FMIC install up:




Fitment was GREAT! Looks clean, good, and mean in black. I installed it by removing the front bumper and front part of the undershield and wiggled it in.


Pieces you won't need after install:



Another angle:



Team WAGNER FTW!


I also got a package in the mail today!

Got my JB4! I might be the first to go from Cobb to JB4.
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      04-26-2013, 07:54 PM   #301
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      04-26-2013, 08:00 PM   #302
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and youll come back to COBB again LMFAO
Honestly, I doubt it. I wanted Map 8 for ages!!! And some of the other eccentricities that I have asked Cobb to add countless times.
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Honestly, I doubt it. I wanted Map 8 for ages!!! And some of the other eccentricities that I have asked Cobb to add countless times.
then you are dead to me
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then you are dead to me
JUDAS!
Good thing I am not religious then
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then you are dead to me
JUDAS!
Good thing I am not religious then
Gangs are not religious
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He called me Judas: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Judas_Iscariot

Gang now? hahaha
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He called me Judas: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Judas_Iscariot

Gang now? hahaha
ililkebmxbikes and i will give you two options
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Holy Fncking Sh!t!

Ill just buy a 1M. Ive been looking them or a new F30 335i
This conversion is not for the feint of heart or wallet. It's a labor of love for sure. But then again, anyone can buy a 1m. It's takes a true enthusiast to build one!

By the way, big thanks to Venom and Ilikebmxbikes. True inspirations. And yes, those are oem 1m quarter panels and yes, this will be a DIY conversion.
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