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      01-23-2013, 11:37 AM   #16
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Drives: F10 M5/F32 435xi
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Originally Posted by nybimmerfan View Post
After my talk with my installer, he agreed to redo the front bumper paint protection install. I asked if he could use the Xpel bumper kit but was quite adamant in rejecting the idea as he insisted that he has tried that install and he saw the result which according to him were not good. He said he will just do the shop's usual custom install using the wide rolls of the film but not make the seam in bridge between the two front grills. This is slated for next week. Since I have already invested time and money with this installer, I might as well give him and his shop a chance to redeem themselves. In case I am still not happy with the result, I will look for another installer who uses the Xpel bumper kit.
At least they're willing to redo it . Using bulk is probably the best option (or using a custom laser cut) to get best coverage.
I can take a few detail pictures of mine when I get back on the weekend and send them to you as a reference.

There are a few pics from the install in another thread at
18 F80 M3 Tnzanite Blue/Amaro/CCB and more
13 F10 M5 Individual / Brilliant White / Extended/Full Cohiba Brown (Exec/Driver/B&O/20") / A few Euro add-ons / Stealth K40 / Upgraded B&O / ///M Performance Carbon Interior Trim / IND / Akrapovic Evolution Exhaust / HRE S107

Last edited by jmh; 01-23-2013 at 11:45 AM.