Front Plate Bracket - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
BMW Forum BMW Forum

Auto Insurance

» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 3-Series (E46, E90)
Register Home Forum Active Topics Gallery / Showroom Auto Loans Garage Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

3-Series (E46, E90) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1999 to Current. Models include: BMW 316i, BMW 318i, BMW 318Ci, BMW 320i, BMW 323i, BMW 325i, BMW 330i, BMW 328 Ci, BMW 328i, BMW 325i/xi, BMW 330Ci, BMW 320d, BMW 330d, BMW 335d.

BimmerWerkz.com is the premier BMW Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-03-2004, 01:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
Fid
n00b
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Car:
Posts: 2
Photos:
Fid is an unknown quantity at this point
Hey all -

Just moved to NJ - a state with a front plate requirement. However, there's no bracket for the plate on the front of my 2000 328ci and no knock-out holes to add one.

Help! What am I missing? Suggestions?
Fid is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 11-03-2004, 01:25 PM   #2 (permalink)
5th Gear Member
 
EnvyM3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Manchester, NH
Car:
Posts: 1,990
Photos:
EnvyM3 is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via Yahoo to EnvyM3
Quote:
Originally posted by Fid@Nov 3 2004, 01:08 PM
Hey all -

Just moved to NJ - a state with a front plate requirement. However, there's no bracket for the plate on the front of my 2000 328ci and no knock-out holes to add one.

Help! What am I missing? Suggestions?
[snapback]223727[/snapback]
I live in NH where they are required as well. If you get the factory bracket it screws right into the bumper. It will suck if you move somewhere that they are not required b/c you will have to get the holes fixed in the bumper. With the bracket painted the same color of the car it doesn't look that bad. Here is a pic of what it looks like with it on. Good luck
Attached Thumbnails
Front Plate Bracket-b32.jpg   Front Plate Bracket-b37.jpg  
__________________
<img src='http://www.european-forums.com/forums/uploads/post-1-1119565837.jpg' border='0' alt='user posted image' />
EnvyM3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-03-2004, 01:51 PM   #3 (permalink)
Fid
n00b
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Car:
Posts: 2
Photos:
Fid is an unknown quantity at this point
Quote:
Originally posted by welchbmw00+Nov 3 2004, 03:25 PM--><div class='quotetop'>QUOTE(welchbmw00 @ Nov 3 2004, 03:25 PM)</div><div class='quotemain'><!--QuoteBegin-Fid@Nov 3 2004, 01:08 PM
Hey all -

Just moved to NJ - a state with a front plate requirement. However, there's no bracket for the plate on the front of my 2000 328ci and no knock-out holes to add one.

Help! What am I missing? Suggestions?
[snapback]223727[/snapback]
I live in NH where they are required as well. If you get the factory bracket it screws right into the bumper. It will suck if you move somewhere that they are not required b/c you will have to get the holes fixed in the bumper. With the bracket painted the same color of the car it doesn't look that bad. Here is a pic of what it looks like with it on. Good luck
[snapback]223740[/snapback]
[/b][/quote]

Thanks for the info. Is this something that has to be done at the dealership level? Nothing I can do myself,eh?
Fid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-03-2004, 02:32 PM   #4 (permalink)
5th Gear Member
 
EnvyM3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Manchester, NH
Car:
Posts: 1,990
Photos:
EnvyM3 is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via Yahoo to EnvyM3
Quote:
Originally posted by Fid+Nov 3 2004, 01:51 PM--><div class='quotetop'>QUOTE(Fid @ Nov 3 2004, 01:51 PM)</div><div class='quotemain'>
Quote:
Originally posted by welchbmw00@Nov 3 2004, 03:25 PM
<!--QuoteBegin-Fid
Quote:
@Nov 3 2004, 01:08 PM
Hey all -

Just moved to NJ - a state with a front plate requirement. However, there's no bracket for the plate on the front of my 2000 328ci and no knock-out holes to add one.

Help! What am I missing? Suggestions?
[snapback]223727[/snapback]


I live in NH where they are required as well. If you get the factory bracket it screws right into the bumper. It will suck if you move somewhere that they are not required b/c you will have to get the holes fixed in the bumper. With the bracket painted the same color of the car it doesn't look that bad. Here is a pic of what it looks like with it on. Good luck
[snapback]223740[/snapback]
Thanks for the info. Is this something that has to be done at the dealership level? Nothing I can do myself,eh?
[snapback]223761[/snapback]
[/b][/quote]


If you know how to work a power drill it is easily something you can do on your own!
__________________
<img src='http://www.european-forums.com/forums/uploads/post-1-1119565837.jpg' border='0' alt='user posted image' />
EnvyM3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 3-Series (E46, E90)


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

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


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
License Plate Bracket Damnit 3-Series (E46, E90) 8 05-16-2005 12:56 PM
Z3 Front License Plate Relocation Bracket bigrowndog 1,6,7,8 - Series and Mini Cooper 0 09-19-2004 08:12 PM
2001 325i front license bracket removal? alpinestar 3-Series (E46, E90) 10 09-07-2004 10:03 AM
License Plate Bracket (Front) rickbuf 5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60) 1 05-03-2004 03:33 PM
Front License Plate??? Midlife 3-Series (E46, E90) 13 03-29-2004 12:06 AM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:18 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.