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      12-12-2012, 01:29 AM   #1
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My new '13 AW 535i

Hey guys finally got my AW 535 on Oyster/Black last week and its a such a big car coming from a 3 series....still not a huge fan of the stupid standard seats they come with but guess I'll have to get used to it. Overall the car is amazing and love the new navi.

So far my only mods are tint (limo back and 20% front), painted reflectors, and OEM gloss black grill....wanna keep it clean n simple.





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      12-12-2012, 02:30 AM   #2
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      12-12-2012, 04:23 AM   #3
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congrats, m-sport ftw!
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      12-12-2012, 12:43 PM   #4
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nice color combo. I agree that this car is so much bigger compared to 3 (e92), I felt the same way when I made the switch. Car looks great, congrats on your new ride!
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      12-12-2012, 01:01 PM   #5
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I applaud you that interior it's so clean looking!

Come hang out with us next month if you can.

http://f10.5post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=777458
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      12-12-2012, 02:46 PM   #6
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Very nice. Congrats.

I got my black Msport and my brother got his AW. Last Friday!
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      12-13-2012, 01:36 AM   #7
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Looks so nice and fresh. I forget how high the f10s sit when stock. planning to drop it?
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      12-13-2012, 01:42 AM   #8
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Ya I was thinking of a mild drop how much of a drop with which springs do you guys recommend?
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      01-04-2013, 03:13 PM   #9
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I did some research on springs and coils before I did any drops on mine..

Springs - about 1 inch drop per side
Coils - Up to 2 inch +

I do recommend changing to coilovers that is adjustable. You can set the height and the ride quality stands! But the damage is quite heavy I must say
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      01-06-2013, 07:33 AM   #10
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What do you mean that you do not like the seats? Does the '13 M Sport not come with sporty seats?
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      01-06-2013, 11:51 AM   #11
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Thanks Lie I was considering the ACS springs since its just enough of a drop with good ride quality according to the members here but it's a lease so don't know if its worth the money....

P1et the seats are not sporty (multi-contour) with the M-sport package for some stupid reason on all the 2013 models.... It's a $1,800 option and it's almost impossible to find one in dealers without having to special order it
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