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Old 10-09-2012, 01:01 PM
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Never knew that De-Badging was an option from the dealer. Learned something new today.
If you ask nicely........... I've bought about a dozen cars from their dealerships, so they are very nice to me. They own dealerships for Land Rover, Mini, BMW, MB, Jag and at one time Porsche
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Old 10-10-2012, 07:57 AM
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The controversy comes when people with lower model cars do it (along with subtle wheel/trim upgrades) to pose as a higher end model.
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I debadge almost all of my rides....... so I can do it to my 550 but not my 328? :-)
looks like you misread my post, i've bolded the important part for emphasis.
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Old 10-10-2012, 09:52 PM
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De-badged and un-chromed (mostly) and mono-toned rear end
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Agree 100%. Debadged my 2012 550i and just love the look.
Agree too, debadge = clean look = better looking car.
Besides that, badges are designed latter, not in the initial sketches of a project...
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