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Old 07-12-12, 10:26 PM   #46
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Not sure that the exterior color of the car would affect the inside that much? Are you thinking people in white cars keep cooler than those that drive black cars?
Yes, that was my thinking. My first car was black and even with tint that thing was super hot in the summer time. I thought that the black roofing, even just a wrap, would increase the heat absorption but I'm glad to know this isn't the case.

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I can tell you from personal experience that wrapping the roof in dark colors does NOT affect interior temps. My last car was white as you can see and the CF wrap made it really easy to keep it clean!

One of the reasons I wrapped the CT roof is because right where my windshield glass meets the roof, there was paint chips from rocks I never thought of doing the edge of my roof sadly when I did the clear bra film. So the black roof wrap protects the paint nicely and gives the car a more aggressive sport appearance.
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Old 07-15-12, 07:35 PM   #47
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Hey , any info on those bumper guards you have for the bottom of the front bumper....I couldnt find those anywhere...nice look thus far.
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Old 07-17-12, 08:16 PM   #48
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that kit looks great! i noticed you had it on your F also (btw one of the sickest Fs on here)....where did you get it from?
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Old 07-19-12, 01:36 PM   #49
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Hey , any info on those bumper guards you have for the bottom of the front bumper....I couldnt find those anywhere...nice look thus far.
Yup those pieces are great effect, take a look here:

http://www.clublexus.com/forums/club...-diffuser.html


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Old 07-26-12, 01:08 AM   #50
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What's next? Wheel or Body Kit? LOL
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Old 08-20-12, 04:01 AM   #51
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What's next? Wheel or Body Kit? LOL
UPS just delivered a few new boxes ~ just been busy with our newborn son who is roughly 2 weeks old now, kids REALLY keep you busy and on their schedule!

Cars mods will come just much slower these days....
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UPS just delivered a few new boxes ~ just been busy with our newborn son who is roughly 2 weeks old now, kids REALLY keep you busy and on their schedule!

Cars mods will come just much slower these days....

Congrats on the new born.
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Old 08-23-12, 05:27 PM   #53
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s4play car is looking good can't wait to see what you do with it
happy to see another former m3forum member on here your e46 was one of my favorites when i had mine
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Old 08-24-12, 04:25 AM   #54
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thanks^ I'm keeping things simple with this car since this is my wife's commuter car!

We re-wired the V1 using the SAVVY module and doing some small interior mods right now.
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happy friday!
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Old 03-17-13, 04:21 PM   #55
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Life's been busy so haven't really touched the car much in terms of mods but picked up another toy recently. These cars could not be more opposite of each other but oddly enough I found a few things that are quite similar!

Differences:
F-sport vs. M-power
45mpg vs. 14.5 mpg
4 cyl + battery vs. V8
215 tire vs. 275 tire
1 pipe vs. 4 pipes
LED DRL vs. Halo DRL
Fogs vs. No fogs
Backup cam vs. PDC Beep

Same:
Fold down rear seats
Room for 5
LED Tails
Black roofs
Push Button Starter
Rotary **** controller for Infotainment
Gun-Metal Rims
Fun to Drive
Supportive Front Seats

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Old 03-17-13, 06:12 PM   #56
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Nice rims.
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Love the volks!
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How do you install the underbody diffuser and where do you get it?
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Old 03-19-13, 08:17 AM   #59
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in for updates! I love these cars maybe when I'm done with school I can pick one up
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How do you install the underbody diffuser and where do you get it?
It's a custom version of what you see here:

http://www.clublexus.com/forums/club...-new-post.html


We are building a custom subwoofer for this car and in keeping with the theme of efficiency, it will be super lightweight and use triple JL 6W3's and a tiny blade amp. Also have to find time to tear the dash apart to install my NAVI bypass and USB AUX cables.
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