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I've seen some E36 with E46 M3vents what do you guys think that's my next project Any one got any idea how much you can get them for?
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i really am not a huge fan of them. but they do look ok. P.S ask our sponsor.

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If you like 'em, go for it. If you said you wanted to put M3 stickers all over a 318, I would be the first person to say that's stupid. But if you just want to update the appearence of your sled, go for it. Take some pics, maybe I'll follow your lead...

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I'll do it if I can get my hands on some OEM for cheap

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I've seen them for sale on a few websites. The intstallation is what's going to be expensive. The parts are relatively cheap. I'll try to recall which websites they were on. I was also interested in doing the same thing, but once I looked into it I didn't see it as worth the price of the installation.

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I personally dislike the concept, but not the look. When you do something like that, its almost like all the civics with z3 fenders. Too much copycat stuff.

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I would never compare BMW M3 fenders on a BMW, to BMW Z3 Fenders on a Honda Civic! Damn you to hell! Evil one!



In all seriousness I see nothing wrong with it. It's not something widely practiced, and it'd be on a BMW - not a HONDA.

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true. And like I said, I think it looks good, but I think it should be left to the e46

Its just like angel eyes. I bounce back and forth about putting them on my car, but I also think they should be left to the newer bimmers.

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Its just like angel eyes. I bounce back and forth about putting them on my car, but I also think they should be left to the newer bimmers.
DUDE, have u seen daemon 325s car??? its damn sexy!

I think you should go for the grills, but dont put ///M3 on it. make it be like HAMMAn or Reiger racing

note pic below of grill on e34 reiger body kit
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You can but a set of fenders with the grills in them for $200. Just have them painted and install them. I can't remember where I saw them but google search should solve that problem

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yeah go for it i wanted to do that but i watned to install it my self try doing it your self and write an faq so i can follow in your footsteps



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Consider it done as soon as I find the grill.

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i saw some on ebay yesterday.

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i saw some on ebay yesterday.
That's the cheap ones has a outter ring the real don't.

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