4 Doors - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
3-Series (E36) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1992-1999. Autodoodad Specific models include: BMW 316i, BMW 318i, BMW 318iS/ti, BMW 320, BMW 323, BMW 320, BMW 324, BMW 325, BMW 328.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
#1 (permalink) Old 07-14-2004, 11:15 PM
You Can Has A Custom Title!!
 
Deloriant's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: San Clemente, CA
Posts: 2,155
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Deloriant is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to Deloriant
(Thread Starter)
Random, but does anyone know why 4 doors are made with small taillights? They certainly look a lot worse.

<img src='http://i116.photobucket.com/albums/o17/M4yorThis/119575444991686.jpg'>
Deloriant is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 (permalink) Old 07-14-2004, 11:18 PM
You Can Has A Custom Title!!
 
Kevin325i's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Madison, WI
Posts: 2,613
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Kevin325i is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to Kevin325i
Small? They're taller and skinnier and the coupes are shorter and fatter, i think

Kevin (President TBEA)

&quot;WAAAAAAARRRRRIORS, come out to plaaaaay.&quot;
Kevin325i is offline  
#3 (permalink) Old 07-14-2004, 11:19 PM
Defector
 
El Presidente's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Long Island
Posts: 5,973
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
El Presidente is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to El Presidente
are you sure you mean the 4 door? the ti has small lights. the 4 doors are actually taller than the 2 doors, but shorter.

The ti has tall and super short lights.

<span style='color:gray'><span style='font-family:Courier'>1995 e36 3 Series RIP
1999 e46 3 Series BURN IN HELL
2000 MR-S Roadster= Current</span></span>
El Presidente is offline  
#4 (permalink) Old 07-15-2004, 01:16 AM
You Can Has A Custom Title!!
 
Deloriant's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: San Clemente, CA
Posts: 2,155
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Deloriant is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to Deloriant
(Thread Starter)
I dunno, I just know the 4 doors have ugly taillights..and the CI's are atrocious.

<img src='http://i116.photobucket.com/albums/o17/M4yorThis/119575444991686.jpg'>
Deloriant is offline  
#5 (permalink) Old 07-15-2004, 01:34 AM
WOT in Reverse
 
jllphan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Cashville, TN
Posts: 3,441
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
jllphan has a reputation beyond repute jllphan has a reputation beyond repute jllphan has a reputation beyond repute jllphan has a reputation beyond repute jllphan has a reputation beyond repute jllphan has a reputation beyond repute jllphan has a reputation beyond repute jllphan has a reputation beyond repute jllphan has a reputation beyond repute jllphan has a reputation beyond repute jllphan has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to jllphan
I wouldn't say ugly, just different. They are all fitiing to the body style IMO.

jllphan is offline  
#6 (permalink) Old 07-15-2004, 08:12 AM
1st Gear Member
 
Robdrmer1016's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Posts: 129
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Robdrmer1016 is an unknown quantity at this point
I don't think the 4 doors are that bad, but the ti's look worse. Are we gonna let him talk bad about our cars? (four door people)

<img src='http://www.bmw-forums.com/forum/uploads/photo-3078.jpg' border='0' alt='user posted image' />

'93 325i 5 Speed
-Clutch Stop
-Window Tint
-2 12&quot; MTX subs
-Debaffled Airbox
-16&quot; Double Spoke Rims
-OEM Clear Corners and Tails
Robdrmer1016 is offline  
#7 (permalink) Old 07-15-2004, 08:30 AM
2nd Gear Member
 
iantosca's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: New Jersey, USA
Posts: 380
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
iantosca is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to iantosca
Hey, I like my 4 dr tails. I take offense to that. :P I like them so much that I'm going to clear out the parking lights and sidemarkers but not the taillights. ($235 is a wee bit expensive for oem clear tails right now)

98' BMW 328i - Jet Black, Black Leather, Alpine CDA-9831 HU

<span style='color:red'>For Sale:</span> Sony CDX-F5000 Xplod w/ Wiring Harness, iBook G3 900 Mhz 640 MB SDRAM w/ Original Box and Software + OS X Panther + Microsoft Office

(PM on any offers, Going on E-Bay soon ...)
iantosca is offline  
#8 (permalink) Old 07-15-2004, 08:55 AM
You Can Has A Custom Title!!
 
thekid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Jackson MS
Posts: 3,445
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
thekid has a reputation beyond repute thekid has a reputation beyond repute thekid has a reputation beyond repute thekid has a reputation beyond repute thekid has a reputation beyond repute thekid has a reputation beyond repute thekid has a reputation beyond repute thekid has a reputation beyond repute thekid has a reputation beyond repute thekid has a reputation beyond repute thekid has a reputation beyond repute
Smile

Quote:
Originally posted by Deloriant@Jul 14 2004, 11:55 PM
Random, but does anyone know why 4 doors are made with small taillights? They certainly look a lot worse.
Thems fighting words!!!
thekid is offline  
#9 (permalink) Old 07-15-2004, 10:56 AM
5th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Richmond Hill, Ontario
Posts: 1,169
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Autotechnica is an unknown quantity at this point
Here's a pic of the rear of my 4dr E36. Does it look that bad?

Bry
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	Bryan318r.jpg
Views:	19
Size:	130.2 KB
ID:	10045  

<u>1994 M-Technic M42 Saloon - Trillium Chapter - 5130</u>
Stock - 2866lbs Current - 2670lbs
<a href='http://www.geocities.com/mtechnik42' target='_blank'>- VIEW MY MODS AND PICS</a>
<a href='http://www.automobile-technik.com' target='_blank'>- PARTS FOR SALE</a>
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
&lt;img src=&quot;http://www.maxbimmer.com/forums/atta...tc=1&quot;&gt;
Autotechnica is offline  
#10 (permalink) Old 07-15-2004, 02:05 PM
You Can Has A Custom Title!!
 
Kevin325i's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Madison, WI
Posts: 2,613
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Kevin325i is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to Kevin325i
B) four doors rock.... 2doors =


Yeah, I said it

Kevin (President TBEA)

&quot;WAAAAAAARRRRRIORS, come out to plaaaaay.&quot;
Kevin325i is offline  
#11 (permalink) Old 07-15-2004, 04:13 PM
Defector
 
El Presidente's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Long Island
Posts: 5,973
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
El Presidente is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to El Presidente
Its true, too.

<span style='color:gray'><span style='font-family:Courier'>1995 e36 3 Series RIP
1999 e46 3 Series BURN IN HELL
2000 MR-S Roadster= Current</span></span>
El Presidente is offline  
#12 (permalink) Old 07-15-2004, 08:14 PM
You Can Has A Custom Title!!
 
Deloriant's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: San Clemente, CA
Posts: 2,155
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Deloriant is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to Deloriant
(Thread Starter)
You bastards. :lol:

<img src='http://i116.photobucket.com/albums/o17/M4yorThis/119575444991686.jpg'>
Deloriant is offline  
#13 (permalink) Old 07-15-2004, 11:10 PM
1st Gear Member
 
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 189
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Mark31186 is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to Mark31186 Send a message via Yahoo to Mark31186
2 doors ftw..... ( for teh win ). As long as its a bimmer.... fucking nice tailights man lol.... ANYTHING AND I MEAN ANYTHING is better than fucking euros on a honda

-Mark

<span style='color:red'>- Conforti cold air intake
-Triflo exhaust
-Clear corners and tails
-Custom wheels
-Racing Dynamics stress bar
-UUC short shift kit
-Turnermotorsport Performance Chip
Soon to come - Zimmerman brakes, and suspension AND UMNITZA DDE IF I EVER GET THE GODDAMN MONEY </span>
Mark31186 is offline  
#14 (permalink) Old 07-15-2004, 11:13 PM
1st Gear Member
 
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 189
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Mark31186 is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to Mark31186 Send a message via Yahoo to Mark31186
OH yeah auto's car is frieking hawt.... although it would look better with clears or smoked clears cause black cars with yellow/red tailights are.... ehhhhhh not as good as they could be. Especially with that pimp ass badge and spoiler

<span style='color:red'>- Conforti cold air intake
-Triflo exhaust
-Clear corners and tails
-Custom wheels
-Racing Dynamics stress bar
-UUC short shift kit
-Turnermotorsport Performance Chip
Soon to come - Zimmerman brakes, and suspension AND UMNITZA DDE IF I EVER GET THE GODDAMN MONEY </span>
Mark31186 is offline  
#15 (permalink) Old 07-16-2004, 12:04 AM
3rd Gear Member
 
Turbodefrost's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Bellingham, Washington. USA
Posts: 616
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Turbodefrost is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to Turbodefrost
Yeah, we bimmer drivers can't let a thing like the height and width of tail lights come between us. We are a people and we drive with pride of tall, short, skinny, and fat tail lights!!

Turbodefrost is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 3-Series (E36)


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Can't open my doors maci4life 5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60) 11 06-24-2011 08:11 PM
New Doors hocuzanden 3-Series (E36) 7 03-09-2005 03:50 AM
3 Doors Just Wont Open Mr E23 NZ 1,6,7,8 - Series and Mini Cooper 1 02-23-2005 03:09 PM
Front Doors Not Locking (rear Doors Do) mrimark 5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60) 1 12-15-2004 07:07 PM
HELP -Doors won't unlock! gman16 3-Series (E46, E90) 2 09-05-2004 03:50 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome