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Old 10-06-2011, 09:32 AM
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2014 435M-Sport/MPPK
Location: Raleigh NC - USA
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Mein Auto: 2014 435M-Sport/MPPK
""ECS Tuning had a sale on the smoke reflectors in March and I paid $2.95 for them.""

I bought these a few weeks back for the same price also at that price I bought a set of clear incase I did not like the dark ones. The IS has most of its trim blacked out so I thought I would start there.

""I tried the Weisslicht high-intensity LED amber side markers from JLeviSW, but the cutouts on our E93 are pinched toward the rear to the point that the part couldn't fit into the hole.""

I bought the same ones because of the fitted plugs for a plug & play install even though they were a bit more expensive then the others. Like you I found them too tight at the back end. The E92 coupe has plastic fenders so I used a razor knife to trim the back part of the opening about 1/64". Really was just removing the raised paint edge. Had them in in faster then the reflectors.

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