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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-20-2013, 09:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 362
Posted By YoPapa
I'm guessing yes, if you can provide the buyer...

I'm guessing yes, if you can provide the buyer with the exact current location of those past BMWs. ;)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2013, 02:56 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,644
Posted By YoPapa
This would be an option if there was a way to...

This would be an option if there was a way to remove the labels from the new E92 visors without destroying the visors themselves. AFAIK those are now etched in somehow.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,644
Posted By YoPapa
PS: Is ECS the only/best place to get the Euro...

PS: Is ECS the only/best place to get the Euro visors, or do you guys know of a cheaper/faster vendor?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,644
Posted By YoPapa
Solid argument there. It's easier to go after the...

Solid argument there. It's easier to go after the driver/owner for more direct things like negligence, etc. (Unless the injuries can be directly attributed to something like sitting too close to the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2013, 12:14 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,644
Posted By YoPapa
Unhappy I hear that. Seems to be common sense that things...

I hear that. Seems to be common sense that things are dangerous, and those warning labels are nothing short of ridiculous in the first place.

Much like having to be told not to dry your cat in the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2013, 11:46 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,644
Posted By YoPapa
Completely agree with this - it's ridiculous to...

Completely agree with this - it's ridiculous to think it would matter. But lawsuits and the country we live in are a combination that still makes this a potential major issue if push came to shove.
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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,644
Posted By YoPapa
I'm like you in that respect. No go until seat...

I'm like you in that respect. No go until seat belts are on.

The question is, though, if any lawsuit could be fabricated stating that I, as the driver/owner, failed to warn my passengers...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2013, 11:34 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,644
Posted By YoPapa
I'd like to think so, too, but it'd be great to...

I'd like to think so, too, but it'd be great to get actual confirmation on this.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2013, 11:23 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,644
Posted By YoPapa
The latter is really my only concern. I'd assume...

The latter is really my only concern. I'd assume the probability is low, but IF it goes there, then it's a serious problem.

As for who needs to show proof - BMW would probably have no troubles...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,644
Posted By YoPapa
Ha, point taken. But you know the other old...

Ha, point taken. But you know the other old adage, though - things usually change when an exceptional situation arises. In case of a serious accident with serious, maybe life-changing injury, anyone...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2013, 10:24 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,644
Posted By YoPapa
Legal Issues w/Removed Sun Visor Labels

Hi All,

The topic of the eyesore that is the sun visor labels has been discussed like the proverbial dead horse, and I'm not much worried about the process of removing them from my car - it's easy...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-18-2013, 10:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,363
Posted By YoPapa
Thanks Kat, that's very helpful! I'll look around...

Thanks Kat, that's very helpful! I'll look around for a bit still. Makes you wonder why they wouldn't clear coat the piece, though!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-11-2013, 09:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,363
Posted By YoPapa
Painted E92 Side Reflectors - Which One?

Hi All,

Looking through the forum, it looks like a few people have swapped out their unsightly amber side reflectors on the wheel wells for painted ones. (For example:...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-03-2013, 11:25 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 292
Posted By YoPapa
More Photos of the new M3

http://www.spiegel.de/fotostrecke/neuer-bmw-m3-als-erlkoenig-gesichtet-fotostrecke-93900.html
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-24-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,132
Posted By YoPapa
Looks like there really isn't any difference...

Looks like there really isn't any difference between the 335is grilles, and using the frame from the black performance grilles and chrome slats from the standard grilles.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-21-2013, 12:40 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,589
Posted By YoPapa
Do you happen to have a link/photo showing that?

Do you happen to have a link/photo showing that?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-11-2013, 05:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 450
Posted By YoPapa
2012 E92 328i Coupe - Carbon Leather Interior Trim?

Looking for a way to install OEM carbon leather interior trim (not wrapping in tape, but the real parts) in my 2012 E92 328i Coupe.

Would the respective M3 parts (I assume:...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-06-2013, 05:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 362
Posted By YoPapa
2012 E92 328i Brake Installation - Question RE Rear Brake Pads and Insurance

Looking to swap out the OEM front brakes on my 2012 E92 328i Coupe for either the yellow BMW Performance brakes, or the black 135i brake kit.

Both kits are identical AFAIK, with the exception of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-03-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,132
Posted By YoPapa
So, seems that neither the 135 brake kit...

So, seems that neither the 135 brake kit (black/gray) nor the BMW Performance Brake kit (yellow) would fit the rear axle of an E92 328i Coupe because of the small parking brake.

Found a picture of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2013, 07:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,132
Posted By YoPapa
Yes, grillE ;) Good point on the frame being...

Yes, grillE ;) Good point on the frame being black chrome - since you're an owner, do you feel that color actually looks different from the regular black on the perf grilles? On the few 335is I've...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,132
Posted By YoPapa
Also seems that the 335is grills are just a mix...

Also seems that the 335is grills are just a mix of the original chrome grill and the performance grill.

So, instead of ordering an actual 335is grill, one can also use the black frame from the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2013, 12:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,132
Posted By YoPapa
On that note ... how much would it be to swap out...

On that note ... how much would it be to swap out my 328i motor for a 335is one? ;)





That sounds good - thanks!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-20-2013, 10:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 818
Posted By YoPapa
Assuming you mean the side reflectors, you might...

Assuming you mean the side reflectors, you might want to look at these:

http://www.bimmian.com/REF/90
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-20-2013, 07:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,132
Posted By YoPapa
E92 335is Kidney Grills for E92 328i?

Hi All,

I currently have a set of glossy BMW black performance grills on my 2012 E92 328i Coupe.

I know that the 335is grills are different in that they have a glossy black rim, with chrome...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-13-2013, 03:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 623
Posted By YoPapa
Assuming that what realoem shows for my E92...

Assuming that what realoem shows for my E92 (160mm supporting ring brake shoe) is correct, so far it looks like the following would be needed for an upgrade from E92 stock brakes, particularly...
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